Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 19 February 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 42 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.69% 2.24% 1.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.24% 13.89% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £334 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.15% -1.69% +8.80%
10th Percentile £313 £178 £281
90th Percentile £516 £382 £370
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +9.50% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% -5.56% +12.50%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 68 72 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.76% 16.11% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 65
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £243 £264
90th Percentile £594 £460 £435
South East median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.70 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +11.45% -6.82% +17.33%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in East Sussex

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in East Sussex

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in East Sussex

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Brighton +2 6 £388 +53.47% 8
Hove -1 2 £456 +15.51%
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) Confluence
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Grunt
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Jasmine

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (55.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (22.22%) Grunt
3 2 (22.22%) gulp
3 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (22.22%) Mocha
3 2 (22.22%) PostCSS
3 2 (22.22%) webpack
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum Master
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Jest
5 2 (22.22%) React
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) Velocity
6 1 (11.11%) Django
6 1 (11.11%) Guice
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 3 (33.33%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) OWASP
7 1 (11.11%) Service Design
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Google