Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 74 96
Rank change year-on-year -25 +22 +17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 65 109 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.82% 2.79% 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.63% 16.72% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 69 66
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.62% -3.33% +4.90%
10th Percentile £301 £254 £294
90th Percentile £573 £478 £450
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £37.00 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -6.02% -1.58%
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £39.37 £39.69
% change year-on-year -8.56% -0.79% -2.01%

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 477 652 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.39% 16.68% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 381 442
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.64% +1.41%
10th Percentile £254 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 36
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £38.50 £32.81 £34.38
90th Percentile £48.84 £59.31 £50.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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 22 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +14 18 £350 -33.33% 1
Basingstoke -12 16 £480 +37.14% 5
Winchester -3 10 £430 +7.50% 2
Southampton +6 8 £375 -16.67% 3
Portsmouth -5 3 £575 - 1
Farnborough -1 1 - - 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Scrum
3 18 (27.69%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) Waterfall
5 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 14 (21.54%) SC Cleared
6 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
6 14 (21.54%) SDLC
7 13 (20.00%) Linux
8 12 (18.46%) Degree
8 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
8 12 (18.46%) DevOps
8 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
9 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
9 11 (16.92%) TDD
9 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
10 10 (15.38%) Python
10 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (12.31%) Puppet
12 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
12 8 (12.31%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (10.77%) Bitbucket
13 7 (10.77%) ZABBIX
13 7 (10.77%) Windows
13 7 (10.77%) Oracle
13 7 (10.77%) C#
14 6 (9.23%) HTML
14 6 (9.23%) CSS

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 6 (9.23%) Confluence
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.54%) InDesign
1 1 (1.54%) InVision
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SMS
1 2 (3.08%) VoIP
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (9.23%) Big Data
3 5 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.77%) Bitbucket
4 6 (9.23%) Selenium
5 5 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.62%) FishEye
7 3 (4.62%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.62%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.08%) JUnit
8 2 (3.08%) Maven
8 2 (3.08%) Mockito
8 2 (3.08%) Moq
8 2 (3.08%) NUnit
8 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.54%) Gradle
General
1 6 (9.23%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Test Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (4.62%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.08%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.08%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (9.23%) CSS
1 6 (9.23%) Django
1 6 (9.23%) HTML
1 6 (9.23%) jQuery
1 6 (9.23%) NumPy
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) LESS
3 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.62%) REST
3 3 (4.62%) Spring
4 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.08%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.08%) RESTful
4 2 (3.08%) WCF
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.62%) User Experience
2 2 (3.08%) Device Driver
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Scrum
3 16 (24.62%) Waterfall
4 14 (21.54%) SDLC
5 12 (18.46%) DevOps
5 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
5 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (16.92%) TDD
6 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
7 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (12.31%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.23%) Acceptance Criteria
9 6 (9.23%) Analytics
9 6 (9.23%) Big Data Analytics
9 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.23%) Data Analytics
9 6 (9.23%) Defect Management
9 6 (9.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.38%) Python
4 7 (10.77%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) Groovy
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.54%) SC Cleared
3 12 (18.46%) Degree
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.08%) ISEB
5 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) zsh
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Puppet
2 7 (10.77%) ZABBIX
3 5 (7.69%) Ambari
4 4 (6.15%) Ansible
5 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.54%) Consul
7 1 (1.54%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Pega
3 5 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe
5 2 (3.08%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) ATG
6 1 (1.54%) comScore
6 1 (1.54%) hybris
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Informatica
6 1 (1.54%) OpenText
6 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow