Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 32 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.68% 1.93% 2.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 10.48% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 13
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +39.29% -
10th Percentile £219 £304 £322
90th Percentile £460 £523 £455
South East median daily rate £425 £430 £410
% change year-on-year -1.16% +4.88% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £51.75 £47.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +8.95% +20.65% -

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 128 105 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 22.74% 18.45% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 78 70
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.84% -4.38% +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £299
90th Percentile £560 £524 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +24 30 £250 -19.35% 7
Hove +1 1 £400 -20.00% 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Google
4 16 (50.00%) Python
5 13 (40.63%) Scrum
6 12 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (34.38%) Analytics
7 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (34.38%) Confluence
7 11 (34.38%) C#
8 10 (31.25%) C
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) ETL
8 10 (31.25%) VMS
8 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (31.25%) Degree
8 10 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
8 10 (31.25%) Kafka
8 10 (31.25%) Apache Flume

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 11 (34.38%) Confluence
2 10 (31.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (31.25%) Big Data
2 10 (31.25%) HBase
2 10 (31.25%) icCube
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) JUnit
2 8 (25.00%) Subversion
3 6 (18.75%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) WiX
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Java Scala Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Scala Developer
5 6 (18.75%) QA Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Junior
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Junior QA Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Kafka
1 10 (31.25%) LAPP Stack
1 10 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) Spring
4 7 (21.88%) Ajax
4 7 (21.88%) CSS3
4 7 (21.88%) Django
4 7 (21.88%) Guice
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 7 (21.88%) JSON
4 7 (21.88%) Play Framework
4 7 (21.88%) REST
4 7 (21.88%) RESTful
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (21.88%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) JPA
5 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Signage
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (34.38%) Analytics
6 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (31.25%) ETL
7 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Open Source
7 7 (21.88%) OWASP
7 7 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (21.88%) Service Design
7 7 (21.88%) Web Design
7 7 (21.88%) Web Development
8 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
8 5 (15.63%) OO
8 5 (15.63%) OOP
9 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) C#
5 10 (31.25%) C
5 10 (31.25%) Go
6 7 (21.88%) Ruby
6 7 (21.88%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Apache Flume
1 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Google
2 10 (31.25%) Vertica
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) IBM