Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 17 June 2019 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 > Devon
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 25 55
Rank change year-on-year +15 +30 -29
Contract jobs citing JIRA 73 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.27% 7.02% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 61.34% 30.51% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 21 3
Devon median daily rate £510 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +11.11% -6.36%
10th Percentile £364 £363 £367
90th Percentile £600 £563 £602
South West median daily rate £481 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +13.24% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £108.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -58.62% +175.32% +12.86%

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 Devon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 118 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.00% 23.00% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 90 75
Devon median daily rate £475 £436 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +5.76% +0.30%
10th Percentile £325 £311 £319
90th Percentile £563 £550 £567
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.53% +86.81%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Devon

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Devon

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Devon over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Devon

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +20 67 £500 +11.11% 4
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 36 (49.32%) Git (software)
2 33 (45.21%) SonarQube
2 33 (45.21%) JUnit
3 32 (43.84%) Docker
4 30 (41.10%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (39.73%) Jenkins
5 29 (39.73%) DevOps
5 29 (39.73%) Kubernetes
5 29 (39.73%) Black Duck
5 29 (39.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 29 (39.73%) Workflow
5 29 (39.73%) Workflow Management
5 29 (39.73%) Slack
6 26 (35.62%) Amazon EKS
6 26 (35.62%) NHS
6 26 (35.62%) FreeIPA
6 26 (35.62%) Amazon RDS
6 26 (35.62%) OpenVPN
7 25 (34.25%) Confluence
7 25 (34.25%) Grafana
7 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (34.25%) Prometheus
8 22 (30.14%) Splunk
9 19 (26.03%) HPUX
10 15 (20.55%) Blue-Green Deployment
10 15 (20.55%) Canary Deployment
11 10 (13.70%) Finance
11 10 (13.70%) User Experience
11 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
12 9 (12.33%) HP

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 25 (34.25%) Confluence
2 4 (5.48%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Adobe XD
2 1 (1.37%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.10%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (39.73%) Slack
3 26 (35.62%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
4 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (49.32%) Git (software)
2 33 (45.21%) JUnit
2 33 (45.21%) SonarQube
3 29 (39.73%) Jenkins
3 29 (39.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (5.48%) Checkstyle
4 4 (5.48%) Liquibase
4 4 (5.48%) Maven
4 4 (5.48%) Mockito
4 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
5 3 (4.11%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq
7 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) AWS DevOps
4 9 (12.33%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (12.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Designer
7 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.11%) UX Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Agile Product Owner
8 2 (2.74%) Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Drools
1 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
1 4 (5.48%) Java EE
1 4 (5.48%) JAX-RS
1 4 (5.48%) JMS
1 4 (5.48%) Lambda Expressions
1 4 (5.48%) REST
1 4 (5.48%) RESTful
1 4 (5.48%) WireMock
2 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 2 (2.74%) SOAP
3 2 (2.74%) Spring
4 1 (1.37%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) NHS
2 10 (13.70%) User Experience
3 4 (5.48%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) HPUX
2 5 (6.85%) Unix
3 4 (5.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) DevOps
1 29 (39.73%) Workflow
1 29 (39.73%) Workflow Management
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.55%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 15 (20.55%) Canary Deployment
4 8 (10.96%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.85%) Analytics
7 5 (6.85%) Change Management
7 5 (6.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (5.48%) CQRS
8 4 (5.48%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (5.48%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (5.48%) Microservices
8 4 (5.48%) Sprint Planning
8 4 (5.48%) Sprint Review
8 4 (5.48%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.48%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) Java
2 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.48%) Java 8
3 4 (5.48%) JPQL
4 3 (4.11%) PHP
4 3 (4.11%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 32 (43.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Firmware
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (39.73%) Kubernetes
2 26 (35.62%) FreeIPA
3 25 (34.25%) Grafana
3 25 (34.25%) Prometheus
4 5 (6.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Black Duck
2 22 (30.14%) Splunk
3 9 (12.33%) HP
4 3 (4.11%) Adobe
5 2 (2.74%) InterSystems
6 1 (1.37%) Zend