Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 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 > Devon
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 -16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 15 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.26% 0.36% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.74% 1.82% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Devon median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £313 £386 £306
90th Percentile £545 £437 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £420 £438
% change year-on-year +1.19% -4.00% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £43.63 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +16.33% - -

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 76 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 16.52% 19.71% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 55 65
Devon median daily rate £408 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +14.09% -0.67%
10th Percentile £303 £311 £263
90th Percentile £519 £498 £501
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 9
Devon median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -15.66% -
10th Percentile £31.25 £31.38 £20.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £41.38 £48.72
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +2.44%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 +6 14 £400 -5.88% 3
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Devon region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow Management
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) QA
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Docker
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (26.67%) SonarQube
3 4 (26.67%) Black Duck
3 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) Slack
4 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Slack
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) GitHub
3 1 (6.67%) npm
3 1 (6.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
3 4 (26.67%) SonarQube
3 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) JSON Schema
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) Swagger
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
5 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) NgRx
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) Redux
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow Management
4 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Storage Management
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) FreeIPA
2 2 (13.33%) Grafana
2 2 (13.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (26.67%) Black Duck
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk