Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 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 > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.03% 1.36% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.07% 13.04% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Dorset median daily rate £388 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +8.33% -
South West median daily rate £420 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
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 Dorset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 56 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 18.86% 10.45% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 14
Dorset median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £320 £231 £200
90th Percentile £475 £426 £375
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 10
Dorset median hourly rate £42.83 - £37.50
10th Percentile £38.60 - £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 - £43.75
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 Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Dorset

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Dorset

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth +12 7 £403 +23.85% 1
Poole - 1 £350 - 2
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Dorset region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 3 (33.33%) Toad
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) iPad
3 3 (33.33%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) TDD

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Gradle
1 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) MSTest
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle