Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 28 February 2020 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 24 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 +29 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 30 55 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.15% 6.31% 2.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.48% 24.55% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 14
Cardiff median daily rate £475 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.43% -6.11% +36.36%
10th Percentile £350 £335 £347
90th Percentile £543 £634 £488
South Wales median daily rate £475 £424 £450
% change year-on-year +12.09% -5.83% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 87 224 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 17.83% 25.72% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 170 122
Cardiff median daily rate £418 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +1.85% +3.85%
10th Percentile £275 £324 £300
90th Percentile £563 £638 £475
South Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -22.73% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cardiff

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Cardiff

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cardiff over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (50.00%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (43.33%) GitHub
3 11 (36.67%) Confluence
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (33.33%) SOA
4 10 (33.33%) Middleware
5 9 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (30.00%) SSL
5 9 (30.00%) JBoss
5 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (30.00%) WebCenter
5 9 (30.00%) Oracle Identity Management
5 9 (30.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 6 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (16.67%) AWS
7 5 (16.67%) Puppet
7 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) Kibana
7 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (36.67%) Confluence
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (30.00%) JBoss
3 9 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) GitHub
2 5 (16.67%) AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365
4 2 (6.67%) Azure
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.33%) GCP
5 1 (3.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Impala
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) GitLab
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.33%) Spinnaker
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Coach
4 3 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SOA Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Middleware
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (30.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (6.67%) PySpark
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) COM
4 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) OAuth
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (50.00%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) SOA
4 9 (30.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Coaching
8 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Automation
8 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
8 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Groovy
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (10.00%) PMP
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) iptables
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (16.67%) Kibana
2 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 5 (16.67%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (10.00%) Dell
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) TIBCO