Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 23 July 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.20% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 2.78% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
South East median daily rate £414 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.44% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 40 36 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 17.62% 10.23% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 18
Middlesex median daily rate £460 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.43% +7.69% -10.34%
10th Percentile £206 £310 £274
90th Percentile £541 £526 £440
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +3.13% +9.97% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Middlesex median hourly rate - £44.50 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.78% +8.82%
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -5.88%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Middlesex

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Middlesex

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Middlesex over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) GWT
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Talend
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) GWT
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Talend