Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 35 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.28% 2.23% 2.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.08% 15.19% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 11
East Sussex median daily rate £394 £413 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +20.09% +1.03%
10th Percentile £239 £305 £180
90th Percentile £471 £539 £375
South East median daily rate £430 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £53.75 £31.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +73.39% -27.06% +6.25%

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 166 79 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.04% 14.66% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 56 72
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +4.58% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £275
90th Percentile £575 £594 £536
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -3.53%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +6 33 £394 +21.15% 8
Hove -4 1 £413 -19.51%
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (57.14%) Confluence
3 20 (57.14%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) Scrum
4 16 (45.71%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (40.00%) Java
6 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 13 (37.14%) HTML
7 13 (37.14%) CSS
8 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
8 12 (34.29%) Subversion
8 12 (34.29%) Google
9 11 (31.43%) Spring
9 11 (31.43%) JUnit
9 11 (31.43%) Open Source
10 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (28.57%) Play Framework
10 10 (28.57%) Service Design
10 10 (28.57%) HTTP
10 10 (28.57%) MVC
10 10 (28.57%) Web Design
10 10 (28.57%) Windows
10 10 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (28.57%) Ruby
10 10 (28.57%) Ajax
10 10 (28.57%) Web Development

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 20 (57.14%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) SAP Portal
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) HBase
4 2 (5.71%) icCube
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) Subversion
3 11 (31.43%) JUnit
4 7 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.71%) WiX
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Scala Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Test Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Java Scala Developer
5 6 (17.14%) QA Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) ABAP Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Junior
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Junior QA Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Tester
9 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) CSS
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) Spring
3 10 (28.57%) Ajax
3 10 (28.57%) CSS3
3 10 (28.57%) Django
3 10 (28.57%) Guice
3 10 (28.57%) HTML5
3 10 (28.57%) JSON
3 10 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 10 (28.57%) REST
3 10 (28.57%) RESTful
3 10 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 5 (14.29%) SAP PI
4 5 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (5.71%) .NET
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) Kafka
5 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Digital Signage
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) VMS
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (45.71%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (45.71%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (31.43%) Open Source
6 10 (28.57%) MVC
6 10 (28.57%) OWASP
6 10 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (28.57%) Service Design
6 10 (28.57%) Web Design
6 10 (28.57%) Web Development
7 5 (14.29%) CRM
7 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 5 (14.29%) OO
7 5 (14.29%) OOP
7 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) Ruby
2 10 (28.57%) Scala
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 5 (14.29%) ABAP
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) Adobe
2 5 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.71%) Vertica
4 1 (2.86%) Ariba
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle