Period
to 25 August 2019

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 6 months to 25 August 2019 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
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 146 93 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.13% 2.49% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.86% 13.04% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 60 38
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £419 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.18% -2.62% +7.50%
10th Percentile £301 £250 £300
90th Percentile £531 £508 £548
South East median daily rate £441 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +3.82% -1.16% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £48.75 £52.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.85% -6.87% +36.19%
10th Percentile £14.99 £45.00 £43.52
90th Percentile £24.25 £57.50 £59.97
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year -46.67% -0.55% +14.94%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 668 713 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.88% 19.12% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 447 238
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £255
90th Percentile £550 £563 £534
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.06% +6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 40
Hampshire median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £22.95 £31.90 £31.95
90th Percentile £60.00 £49.25 £46.07
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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
Farnborough +14 25 £420 -8.70% 6
Basingstoke +10 25 £421 -0.88% 5
Fareham +12 18 £375 -
Portsmouth -2 17 £414 +65.50% 6
Southampton +1 13 £400 -11.11% 6
Hook +4 6 £310 -8.82%
Eastleigh +3 4 £425 -10.53% 4
Andover - 4 £363 - 3
Havant +11 2 - -
Winchester +2 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £515 -
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 99 (67.81%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.88%) Test Automation
3 41 (28.08%) Confluence
4 39 (26.71%) Security Cleared
5 37 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (23.29%) Java
6 34 (23.29%) DevOps
7 33 (22.60%) Jenkins
7 33 (22.60%) SQL
8 30 (20.55%) Test Scripting
9 29 (19.86%) SC Cleared
9 29 (19.86%) Git (software)
10 28 (19.18%) Finance
11 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
12 23 (15.75%) .NET
12 23 (15.75%) Bitbucket
13 22 (15.07%) C#
13 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
14 21 (14.38%) Selenium
14 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
15 20 (13.70%) Node.js
15 20 (13.70%) Scrum
16 19 (13.01%) Oracle
16 19 (13.01%) CSS
17 18 (12.33%) ITIL
18 17 (11.64%) Python
18 17 (11.64%) Docker
18 17 (11.64%) Microservices
19 16 (10.96%) Defect Management
19 16 (10.96%) HTML

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 41 (28.08%) Confluence
2 6 (4.11%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.68%) Drupal
5 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.68%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe XD
3 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.68%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (0.68%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.68%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.22%) AWS
1 12 (8.22%) Azure
2 10 (6.85%) GitHub
3 8 (5.48%) OpenShift
4 5 (3.42%) BrowserStack
5 3 (2.05%) IaaS
5 3 (2.05%) npm
6 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.37%) Slack
7 1 (0.68%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.68%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) DNS
1 4 (2.74%) LAN
1 4 (2.74%) WAN
2 3 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.05%) VPN
2 3 (2.05%) VSAN
3 2 (1.37%) DHCP
3 2 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Network Security
4 1 (0.68%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (7.53%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.74%) SQLite
6 3 (2.05%) MySQL
6 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.37%) Big Data
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) HBase
8 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) Power BI
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Jenkins
2 29 (19.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (15.75%) Bitbucket
4 21 (14.38%) Selenium
5 11 (7.53%) SoapUI
6 8 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (5.48%) git-flow
6 8 (5.48%) gulp
6 8 (5.48%) Subversion
6 8 (5.48%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.48%) webpack
7 7 (4.79%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.11%) Maven
8 6 (4.11%) Protractor
8 6 (4.11%) SilkTest
8 6 (4.11%) VersionOne
8 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.42%) Gradle
10 4 (2.74%) Ant
10 4 (2.74%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (19.18%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Retail
3 6 (4.11%) Automotive
4 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.42%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.05%) Military
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.37%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (32.19%) Developer
2 29 (19.86%) Analyst
3 20 (13.70%) Test Analyst
4 19 (13.01%) Tester
5 14 (9.59%) Test Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Android Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Test Leader
7 7 (4.79%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Automation Tester
7 7 (4.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (4.79%) OAT Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) Scrum Master
8 6 (4.11%) Angular Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Test Automation Developer
10 4 (2.74%) CRM Developer
10 4 (2.74%) OAT Test Analyst
10 4 (2.74%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.75%) .NET
2 21 (14.38%) AngularJS
3 20 (13.70%) Node.js
4 19 (13.01%) CSS
5 16 (10.96%) HTML
6 13 (8.90%) SOAP
7 11 (7.53%) Angular 2
8 10 (6.85%) .NET Core
8 10 (6.85%) RESTful
9 9 (6.16%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.16%) JSON
9 9 (6.16%) REST
9 9 (6.16%) Spring
10 8 (5.48%) Kafka
10 8 (5.48%) Sass
11 7 (4.79%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (4.79%) Web Services
12 5 (3.42%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (3.42%) CSS3
12 5 (3.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (8.22%) User Experience
2 8 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.79%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.74%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.37%) Life Science
6 2 (1.37%) PKI
6 2 (1.37%) PMI
6 2 (1.37%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.68%) HACMP
7 1 (0.68%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.27%) Linux
2 11 (7.53%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) Unix
4 9 (6.16%) Android
5 8 (5.48%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.74%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.05%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.37%) AIX
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Solaris
9 1 (0.68%) VMS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (67.81%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.88%) Test Automation
3 37 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (23.29%) DevOps
5 30 (20.55%) Test Scripting
6 20 (13.70%) Scrum
7 18 (12.33%) ITIL
8 17 (11.64%) Microservices
9 16 (10.96%) Defect Management
10 15 (10.27%) Project Management
10 15 (10.27%) SDLC
11 14 (9.59%) TDD
11 14 (9.59%) Test Management
12 12 (8.22%) System Testing
13 11 (7.53%) Release Management
13 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
14 10 (6.85%) Non-Functional Testing
14 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
15 9 (6.16%) Android Development
15 9 (6.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.29%) Java
2 33 (22.60%) SQL
3 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.07%) C#
5 17 (11.64%) Python
6 9 (6.16%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.79%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.11%) ES6
8 6 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.42%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.42%) Ruby
10 4 (2.74%) Groovy
10 4 (2.74%) Java 8
10 4 (2.74%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.05%) Perl
11 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.37%) C++
12 2 (1.37%) PHP
12 2 (1.37%) REXX
12 2 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (26.71%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.86%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.59%) ISTQB
4 13 (8.90%) ISEB
5 8 (5.48%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (4.11%) Degree
7 4 (2.74%) MCSE
7 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.05%) PMP
9 2 (1.37%) CBAP
9 2 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.37%) MCSA
9 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (11.64%) Docker
2 7 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) Ansible
2 7 (4.79%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (4.11%) Puppet
4 4 (2.74%) Ambari
4 4 (2.74%) HP ALM
4 4 (2.74%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.05%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.05%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.68%) nmon
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.01%) Oracle
3 16 (10.96%) Atlassian
4 8 (5.48%) HP
5 6 (4.11%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (3.42%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 5 (3.42%) VMware
7 4 (2.74%) Remedy
7 4 (2.74%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.05%) Adobe
8 3 (2.05%) BMC
8 3 (2.05%) Cisco
8 3 (2.05%) Dell
8 3 (2.05%) Google
8 3 (2.05%) IBM
8 3 (2.05%) Veeam
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) Telerik
9 1 (0.68%) Thales