The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 June 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 80 79
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 22 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.25% 1.63% 1.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.83% 9.88% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 30
Median daily rate £415 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +9.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £246 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +0.60% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £61.69 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.08% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 186 324 332
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 10.59% 16.51% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 197 205
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £43.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £59.31 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 9 £419 - 5
Southampton +7 3 £349 -
Winchester -5 2 £450 - 3
Portsmouth - 2 - - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £523 -
Fareham - 1 £290 - 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Java
3 22 (32.84%) Scrum
4 18 (26.87%) Linux
5 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
6 12 (17.91%) ISEB
6 12 (17.91%) Windows
6 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (17.91%) SDLC
7 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.42%) SQL
8 9 (13.43%) HTML
8 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
8 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.43%) Retail
8 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.94%) jQuery
9 8 (11.94%) DevOps
9 8 (11.94%) MySQL
9 8 (11.94%) CSS
9 8 (11.94%) .NET
9 8 (11.94%) JBoss
10 7 (10.45%) PHP
10 7 (10.45%) C++
10 7 (10.45%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
10 7 (10.45%) User Experience

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (11.94%) JBoss
2 5 (7.46%) Confluence
3 3 (4.48%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
2 2 (2.99%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) QlikView
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (8.96%) Subversion
3 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.46%) Gradle
3 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.97%) Selenium
5 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.99%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.99%) Robot Framework
6 2 (2.99%) RSpec
7 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.49%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.49%) Maven
7 1 (1.49%) Redmine
7 1 (1.49%) Trac
General
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Local Government
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Developer
3 14 (20.90%) Test Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Scrum Master
5 6 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (7.46%) C++ Developer
6 5 (7.46%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.48%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) QA Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.99%) IT Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) SDLC Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
1 9 (13.43%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) CSS
2 8 (11.94%) jQuery
3 7 (10.45%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (10.45%) HTML5
3 7 (10.45%) Sass
4 6 (8.96%) JSON
4 6 (8.96%) REST
5 5 (7.46%) Apache Camel
5 5 (7.46%) MFC
5 5 (7.46%) SOAP
5 5 (7.46%) Web Services
5 5 (7.46%) XML
5 5 (7.46%) XML Messaging
6 4 (5.97%) J2EE
6 4 (5.97%) OSGi
6 4 (5.97%) Velocity
7 3 (4.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Smart Meter
1 7 (10.45%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (1.49%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) Scrum
3 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (17.91%) SDLC
3 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.94%) DevOps
6 7 (10.45%) Defect Management
6 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
6 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
7 6 (8.96%) Coaching
7 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
7 6 (8.96%) Functional Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
7 6 (8.96%) MVC
7 6 (8.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 6 (8.96%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) Java
2 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.42%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) C++
3 7 (10.45%) PHP
4 6 (8.96%) Ruby
5 5 (7.46%) C#
5 5 (7.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) ISEB
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) Ansible
2 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.99%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.99%) Consul
3 2 (2.99%) SELinux
4 1 (1.49%) Kibana
4 1 (1.49%) logstash
4 1 (1.49%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) HP
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Splunk
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.48%) Telerik
5 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.99%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) Elastic Path
6 1 (1.49%) Google
6 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
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