Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 49 87
Rank change year-on-year -7 +38 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 54 166 85
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.06% 4.73% 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.59% 22.22% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 106 54
Median daily rate £470 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £308 £250
90th Percentile £531 £548 £523
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £21.25 £35.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.56% -20.56% -14.03%
10th Percentile £16.75 £21.55 £43.75
90th Percentile £40.88 £52.25 £56.88
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -47.06% -5.56% +1.27%

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 211 747 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 11.97% 21.27% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 481 397
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £306
90th Percentile £562 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 29
Median hourly rate £37.50 £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% +4.65%
10th Percentile £17.90 £36.08 £37.35
90th Percentile £59.60 £60.00 £49.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +4.65%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for JIRA in Hampshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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
Fareham +10 12 £450 +20.00% 1
Southampton +14 10 £450 -18.18% 5
Basingstoke +5 7 £625 +42.86%
Bordon - 5 - - 1
Farnborough +1 4 £425 +1.19% 2
Hook +13 2 £485 +56.45%
Eastleigh +13 1 £375 -11.76%
Portsmouth +13 1 - -
Fleet +12 1 £520 +29.19%
Romsey +10 1 - -
Aldershot +10 1 £400 -31.03%
Havant -7 1 - - 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (57.41%) Security Cleared
3 28 (51.85%) Confluence
4 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
5 23 (42.59%) Test Automation
6 21 (38.89%) DevOps
6 21 (38.89%) Linux
7 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
9 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
10 14 (25.93%) Java
11 13 (24.07%) Scrum
12 12 (22.22%) Windows
12 12 (22.22%) Kubernetes
12 12 (22.22%) Swagger
12 12 (22.22%) Terraform
13 11 (20.37%) Atlassian
14 10 (18.52%) ITIL
14 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
15 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 9 (16.67%) Docker
15 9 (16.67%) Travis CI
16 8 (14.81%) SDLC
16 8 (14.81%) GitLab
16 8 (14.81%) GitHub
16 8 (14.81%) Selenium
16 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
16 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (14.81%) Python
17 7 (12.96%) VMware

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 28 (51.85%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) nginx
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) GitHub
2 6 (11.11%) AWS
3 5 (9.26%) Azure
4 4 (7.41%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) BGP
2 3 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (5.56%) SNMP
2 3 (5.56%) VLAN
2 3 (5.56%) VSAN
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) Skype
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.85%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) Multicast
4 1 (1.85%) OSPF
4 1 (1.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.26%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.67%) Travis CI
4 8 (14.81%) GitLab
4 8 (14.81%) Selenium
5 5 (9.26%) Bitbucket
5 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.56%) Gatling
6 3 (5.56%) Maven
7 2 (3.70%) Ant
7 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.70%) TestNG
7 2 (3.70%) VersionOne
8 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.85%) TestRail
8 1 (1.85%) Toad
General
1 6 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Police
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
2 5 (9.26%) Developer
2 5 (9.26%) Tester
3 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Web Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Architect
4 3 (5.56%) Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Functional Tester
4 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Scrum Master
4 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Web Development Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) Swagger
2 6 (11.11%) RESTful
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
3 4 (7.41%) Spring
4 3 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.56%) gRPC
4 3 (5.56%) REST
4 3 (5.56%) SOAP
5 2 (3.70%) Flash
5 2 (3.70%) Java EE 5
5 2 (3.70%) Jinja
5 2 (3.70%) LAMP
5 2 (3.70%) Middleware
5 2 (3.70%) Nunjucks
5 2 (3.70%) Play Framework
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 2 (3.70%) WSDL
6 1 (1.85%) Java EE
6 1 (1.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
1 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
2 4 (7.41%) User Experience
3 3 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) Replication
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Social Media
4 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) CentOS
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.56%) CoreOS
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Test Automation
3 21 (38.89%) DevOps
4 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (24.07%) Scrum
6 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
7 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.81%) SDLC
9 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) Kanban
9 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
9 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (11.11%) Release Management
11 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (9.26%) Functional Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Microservices
11 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
11 5 (9.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) Python
3 4 (7.41%) SQL
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Go
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) Scala
5 2 (3.70%) Java 8
6 1 (1.85%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) R
6 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (57.41%) Security Cleared
2 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
4 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.70%) Degree
6 2 (3.70%) ISEB
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCDA
7 1 (1.85%) CCIE
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.85%) PMP
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.85%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) NCSC
3 2 (3.70%) GDPR
4 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Docker
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) VMware NSX
5 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 12 (22.22%) Terraform
2 5 (9.26%) Ansible
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Grafana
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Packer
3 3 (5.56%) Prometheus
3 3 (5.56%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) HAProxy
4 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Atlassian
2 7 (12.96%) ServiceNow
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) Adobe
3 4 (7.41%) Google
3 4 (7.41%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Dell
4 3 (5.56%) EMC
4 3 (5.56%) Splunk
5 2 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) Veeam
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Talend