Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 86 102
Rank change year-on-year +32 +16 -29
Contract jobs citing JIRA 135 109 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.94% 2.89% 1.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.77% 13.71% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 68 42
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £420 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.33% +18.62%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £301
90th Percentile £538 £515 £573
South East median daily rate £425 £430 £450
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.18 £55.00 £44.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.41% +24.67% +19.23%
10th Percentile £16.14 £49.50 £42.02
90th Percentile £50.00 £63.75 £57.03
South East median hourly rate £34.68 £53.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.49% +49.31% -8.56%

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 568 795 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.58% 21.10% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 515 246
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -
10th Percentile £313 £319 £257
90th Percentile £574 £546 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 35
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £25.24 £21.68 £38.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £63.75 £48.84
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -2.22% +9.76%

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 21 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 November 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
Basingstoke +12 25 £400 -5.88% 2
Fareham +19 22 £375 +8.70% 6
Portsmouth +9 18 £438 +9.38% 6
Southampton +1 15 £345 -20.69% 6
Farnborough -3 10 £450 +5.88% 2
Hook +14 7 £225 -33.82% 2
Andover - 7 £338 -
Havant +8 1 - - 1
Eastleigh +1 1 £288 -39.47% 3
Winchester -3 1 £475 +21.79%
Aldershot -15 1 - -
Fleet - 1 £475 -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 88 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 41 (30.37%) Security Cleared
4 39 (28.89%) Scrum
5 38 (28.15%) Git (software)
6 35 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (25.93%) SQL
7 31 (22.96%) Python
8 30 (22.22%) Confluence
9 29 (21.48%) SC Cleared
10 26 (19.26%) Java
11 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 25 (18.52%) Test Scripting
11 25 (18.52%) Selenium
11 25 (18.52%) Jenkins
12 22 (16.30%) JavaScript
13 21 (15.56%) C#
13 21 (15.56%) Linux
14 20 (14.81%) DevOps
15 19 (14.07%) Configuration Management
15 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
15 19 (14.07%) Azure
16 18 (13.33%) Subversion
16 18 (13.33%) .NET
16 18 (13.33%) Finance
16 18 (13.33%) SDLC
17 17 (12.59%) CSS
17 17 (12.59%) ISTQB
18 16 (11.85%) TDD
19 15 (11.11%) 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 30 (22.22%) Confluence
2 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.96%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.07%) Azure
2 8 (5.93%) AWS
3 6 (4.44%) GitHub
4 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.22%) BrowserStack
5 3 (2.22%) PaaS
5 3 (2.22%) Slack
6 2 (1.48%) npm
7 1 (0.74%) GCP
7 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.74%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (1.48%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.74%) DHCP
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) MongoDB
2 10 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.19%) MariaDB
4 7 (5.19%) MySQL
4 7 (5.19%) SQLite
5 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.48%) MS Access
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.74%) HBase
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.74%) Power BI
8 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (28.15%) Git (software)
2 25 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 25 (18.52%) Selenium
3 18 (13.33%) Subversion
4 13 (9.63%) SoapUI
5 12 (8.89%) Bugzilla
6 10 (7.41%) Bitbucket
7 7 (5.19%) SilkTest
7 7 (5.19%) VersionOne
7 7 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (5.19%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.44%) Android Studio
9 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.70%) Gradle
9 5 (3.70%) JMeter
9 5 (3.70%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.96%) JUnit
10 4 (2.96%) Protractor
10 4 (2.96%) TestRail
General
1 18 (13.33%) Finance
2 8 (5.93%) Military
3 7 (5.19%) Public Sector
4 6 (4.44%) Retail
5 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.96%) Local Government
7 3 (2.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Automotive
8 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (28.15%) Developer
2 24 (17.78%) Tester
3 18 (13.33%) Analyst
4 14 (10.37%) Test Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) Automation Tester
5 10 (7.41%) Scrum Master
5 10 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) Database Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.19%) Android Developer
8 5 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Tester
8 5 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) OAT Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 4 (2.96%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.96%) QA Tester
9 4 (2.96%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.33%) .NET
2 17 (12.59%) CSS
3 15 (11.11%) HTML
4 14 (10.37%) AngularJS
5 13 (9.63%) SOAP
6 9 (6.67%) RESTful
7 8 (5.93%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.93%) Node.js
7 8 (5.93%) REST
8 7 (5.19%) React
8 7 (5.19%) RxJava
9 6 (4.44%) Angular 2
9 6 (4.44%) Dagger
9 6 (4.44%) HTML5
9 6 (4.44%) Web Services
10 5 (3.70%) .NET Core
10 5 (3.70%) Vue.js
11 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.96%) Kafka
11 4 (2.96%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.96%) User Experience
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.48%) Wiki
7 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.56%) Linux
2 10 (7.41%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Unix
4 7 (5.19%) Android
5 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.48%) Solaris
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Debian
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 39 (28.89%) Scrum
4 35 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (18.52%) Test Scripting
6 20 (14.81%) DevOps
7 19 (14.07%) Configuration Management
7 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
8 18 (13.33%) SDLC
9 16 (11.85%) TDD
10 15 (11.11%) Project Management
11 13 (9.63%) Defect Management
12 11 (8.15%) Release Management
12 11 (8.15%) System Testing
13 10 (7.41%) Computer Science
13 10 (7.41%) Integration Testing
13 10 (7.41%) ITIL
13 10 (7.41%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 9 (6.67%) Regression Testing
14 9 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.93%) SQL
2 31 (22.96%) Python
3 26 (19.26%) Java
4 22 (16.30%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.56%) C#
6 9 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.93%) PHP
7 8 (5.93%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.19%) Kotlin
9 5 (3.70%) Groovy
9 5 (3.70%) Ruby
9 5 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.96%) C
10 4 (2.96%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.22%) C++
12 2 (1.48%) Java 8
12 2 (1.48%) Perl
12 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) Delphi
13 1 (0.74%) ES6
Qualifications
1 41 (30.37%) Security Cleared
2 29 (21.48%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) ISTQB
4 15 (11.11%) ISEB
5 8 (5.93%) Degree
6 5 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (3.70%) MCSE
6 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.74%) MCSA
9 1 (0.74%) PMP
9 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) Docker
2 5 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) Ansible
2 6 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.96%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.48%) Puppet
5 1 (0.74%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 9 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (2.96%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle
3 4 (2.96%) VMware
4 3 (2.22%) HP
4 3 (2.22%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.48%) Telerik
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) BMC
6 1 (0.74%) Confluent
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.74%) Remedy