Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 82 79
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 58 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.86% 1.56% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.68% 9.40% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 24
Bristol median daily rate £425 £419 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -5.63% +18.33%
10th Percentile £305 £222 £288
90th Percentile £488 £538 £488
South West median daily rate £420 £413 £419
% change year-on-year +1.82% -1.49% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £43.63 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year +5.76% - -

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 424 298 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.92% 16.58% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 174 184
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £265 £288
90th Percentile £521 £497 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 16
Bristol median hourly rate £45.13 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.18% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £39.13 £34.75 £35.25
90th Percentile £69.38 £50.25 £52.34
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.35
% change year-on-year -1.11% +6.26% +7.90%

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 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (51.72%) Confluence
3 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
4 24 (41.38%) CSS
4 24 (41.38%) Scrum
5 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
6 20 (34.48%) Finance
7 19 (32.76%) SQL
7 19 (32.76%) HTML
8 18 (31.03%) Banking
8 18 (31.03%) TeamCity
8 18 (31.03%) Microservices
9 17 (29.31%) CSS3
9 17 (29.31%) HTML5
9 17 (29.31%) Ant
10 16 (27.59%) DHTML
10 16 (27.59%) XML
10 16 (27.59%) Artifactory
10 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
11 13 (22.41%) Java
11 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
12 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
12 12 (20.69%) User Experience
13 11 (18.97%) User Stories
13 11 (18.97%) REST
13 11 (18.97%) Eclipse
14 10 (17.24%) Web Services
14 10 (17.24%) JMS
14 10 (17.24%) Hibernate
14 10 (17.24%) Maven

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 30 (51.72%) Confluence
2 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.72%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (1.72%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) DB2
2 8 (13.79%) MariaDB
2 8 (13.79%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) DTS
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (31.03%) TeamCity
3 17 (29.31%) Ant
4 16 (27.59%) Artifactory
4 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
5 11 (18.97%) Eclipse
6 10 (17.24%) Maven
7 5 (8.62%) Selenium
7 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (6.90%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.45%) PhpStorm
9 2 (3.45%) Subversion
9 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (3.45%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.72%) JUnit
10 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 18 (31.03%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Scrum Master
4 7 (12.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (10.34%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Backend Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.17%) React Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Transformation Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) CSS
2 19 (32.76%) HTML
3 17 (29.31%) CSS3
3 17 (29.31%) HTML5
4 16 (27.59%) DHTML
4 16 (27.59%) XML
5 11 (18.97%) REST
6 10 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 10 (17.24%) JMS
6 10 (17.24%) Web Services
7 9 (15.52%) EJB
7 9 (15.52%) J2EE
7 9 (15.52%) JSP
7 9 (15.52%) SOAP
7 9 (15.52%) Spring
8 4 (6.90%) RESTful
8 4 (6.90%) Velocity
9 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.17%) React
10 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) User Experience
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Unix
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Scrum
3 18 (31.03%) Microservices
4 11 (18.97%) User Stories
5 9 (15.52%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.79%) SOA
6 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.07%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 5 (8.62%) Kanban
9 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Project Management
9 5 (8.62%) TDD
10 4 (6.90%) Decision-Making
10 4 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.17%) SDLC
11 3 (5.17%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 13 (22.41%) Java
4 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) Dart
6 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Java 8
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Fiserv
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) hybris
4 1 (1.72%) Siemens