Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Atlassian JIRA
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 47 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.38% 1.59% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.66% 9.41% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 20
Bristol median daily rate £425 £444 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% -8.97% +20.00%
10th Percentile £241 £266 £273
90th Percentile £595 £488 £600
South West median daily rate £420 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £41.25
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -5.06% -4.24% -

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 344 287 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.45% 16.87% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 204 137
Bristol median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £279 £306
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +4.88% -13.68%
10th Percentile £34.00 £33.25 £38.80
90th Percentile £47.15 £52.17 £42.63
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Bristol

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Bristol

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.17%) Linux
4 16 (34.04%) Microservices
5 14 (29.79%) DevOps
5 14 (29.79%) TeamCity
5 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
6 13 (27.66%) SQL
6 13 (27.66%) Node.js
7 11 (23.40%) Artifactory
7 11 (23.40%) React
7 11 (23.40%) Oracle
7 11 (23.40%) DB2
7 11 (23.40%) Apache
7 11 (23.40%) Spring
8 10 (21.28%) Banking
8 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
8 10 (21.28%) HTML
8 10 (21.28%) webpack
8 10 (21.28%) Bitbucket
8 10 (21.28%) REST
9 9 (19.15%) Analytics
9 9 (19.15%) F5
9 9 (19.15%) Adobe Analytics
9 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
9 9 (19.15%) DataPower
9 9 (19.15%) Spring Boot
9 9 (19.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (19.15%) Green Hat
9 9 (19.15%) Virtual Machines

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.40%) Apache
2 9 (19.15%) CICS
2 9 (19.15%) IIS
2 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.89%) Confluence
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) nginx
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) GitHub
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.13%) Firebase
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) BIG-IP
1 9 (19.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 9 (19.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) DB2
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
1 14 (29.79%) TeamCity
2 11 (23.40%) Artifactory
3 10 (21.28%) Bitbucket
3 10 (21.28%) webpack
4 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
4 8 (17.02%) TestRail
5 7 (14.89%) Selenium
6 6 (12.77%) Maven
7 3 (6.38%) JUnit
7 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.26%) Ant
8 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.26%) Zephyr
9 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.13%) JMeter
9 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (21.28%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) DevOps Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Java Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Node.js
2 11 (23.40%) React
2 11 (23.40%) Spring
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 10 (21.28%) REST
4 9 (19.15%) CSS
4 9 (19.15%) Spring Boot
5 7 (14.89%) CSS3
5 7 (14.89%) Web Services
6 6 (12.77%) HTML5
6 6 (12.77%) SOAP
7 5 (10.64%) EJB
7 5 (10.64%) JMS
8 4 (8.51%) .NET
8 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.51%) J2EE
8 4 (8.51%) JSP
8 4 (8.51%) Sass
8 4 (8.51%) XML
9 3 (6.38%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) DataPower
1 9 (19.15%) Mainframe
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.77%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Debian
3 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Microservices
3 14 (29.79%) DevOps
4 9 (19.15%) Analytics
4 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) User Stories
8 5 (10.64%) Manual Testing
8 5 (10.64%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) SDLC
8 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 4 (8.51%) Web Development
10 3 (6.38%) Kanban
10 3 (6.38%) System Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Test Management
10 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) Python
5 4 (8.51%) ES6
6 3 (6.38%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.38%) Ansible
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) Terraform
4 1 (2.13%) HockeyApp
4 1 (2.13%) Kibana
4 1 (2.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Adobe
2 9 (19.15%) F5
2 9 (19.15%) Green Hat
2 9 (19.15%) IBM
3 5 (10.64%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.13%) Capita
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) Teradata