Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 June 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 50 77
Rank change year-on-year +25 +27 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 101 63 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.55% 4.35% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 23.95% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £430 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% -6.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £306
90th Percentile £549 £484 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £435 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +24.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year +19.48% - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 303 263 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.65% 18.15% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 117 79
Milton Keynes median daily rate £430 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £314 £293 £263
90th Percentile £548 £495 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +20.69% +7.41% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.50 £55.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -17.27% +42.86% -4.94%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Milton Keynes

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Milton Keynes

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 75 (74.26%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (53.47%) Confluence
3 53 (52.48%) Jenkins
4 44 (43.56%) Git (software)
5 36 (35.64%) Java
6 35 (34.65%) Linux
7 34 (33.66%) Test Automation
8 33 (32.67%) Selenium
8 33 (32.67%) Finance
9 31 (30.69%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (29.70%) Web Services
10 30 (29.70%) SQL
10 30 (29.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (27.72%) DevOps
11 28 (27.72%) OpenShift
11 28 (27.72%) Redis
12 27 (26.73%) MongoDB
13 26 (25.74%) IBM
14 25 (24.75%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (24.75%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (22.77%) NuoDB
16 22 (21.78%) TDD
17 21 (20.79%) SOAP
17 21 (20.79%) REST
18 20 (19.80%) Python
18 20 (19.80%) QA
19 18 (17.82%) PaaS
19 18 (17.82%) IaaS
19 18 (17.82%) Docker
20 17 (16.83%) Ruby

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 54 (53.47%) Confluence
2 16 (15.84%) Tomcat
3 14 (13.86%) OpenStack
4 9 (8.91%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.94%) Apache
5 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.95%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.95%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (4.95%) IIS
7 1 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (5.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.99%) InVision
5 1 (0.99%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 28 (27.72%) OpenShift
2 25 (24.75%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (17.82%) IaaS
3 18 (17.82%) PaaS
4 6 (5.94%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.85%) Internet
2 14 (13.86%) Firewall
3 6 (5.94%) HTTP
4 5 (4.95%) SAN
5 1 (0.99%) FTP
5 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.72%) Redis
2 27 (26.73%) MongoDB
3 25 (24.75%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (22.77%) NuoDB
5 13 (12.87%) MySQL
6 9 (8.91%) Big Data
7 8 (7.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (7.92%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (6.93%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.95%) DB2
10 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.98%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.98%) Impala
11 2 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.99%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 53 (52.48%) Jenkins
2 44 (43.56%) Git (software)
3 33 (32.67%) Selenium
4 14 (13.86%) WebDriver
5 13 (12.87%) Cucumber
6 11 (10.89%) Appium
6 11 (10.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (10.89%) Bitbucket
7 10 (9.90%) Eclipse
7 10 (9.90%) GitLab
8 9 (8.91%) Maven
9 8 (7.92%) Calabash
10 7 (6.93%) SonarQube
10 7 (6.93%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (2.97%) Artifactory
12 3 (2.97%) Protractor
12 3 (2.97%) Zephyr
13 2 (1.98%) NeoLoad
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) International Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Automotive
7 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Tester
2 15 (14.85%) Automation Tester
3 12 (11.88%) Analyst
3 12 (11.88%) QA Automation Tester
3 12 (11.88%) QA Tester
4 11 (10.89%) Developer
4 11 (10.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Java Automation Tester
7 7 (6.93%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Junior
8 6 (5.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (5.94%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) Web Services
2 21 (20.79%) REST
2 21 (20.79%) SOAP
3 16 (15.84%) AngularJS
4 14 (13.86%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (10.89%) Node.js
6 10 (9.90%) XML
7 8 (7.92%) JSON
7 8 (7.92%) LAMP
7 8 (7.92%) LAPP Stack
7 8 (7.92%) RAML
7 8 (7.92%) RESTful
7 8 (7.92%) Swagger
7 8 (7.92%) YAML
8 5 (4.95%) .NET
9 4 (3.96%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.96%) HTML
9 4 (3.96%) J2EE
9 4 (3.96%) Middleware
9 4 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Mobile App
2 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.90%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.94%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) Blog
7 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.99%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.65%) Linux
2 14 (13.86%) Android
3 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.89%) Windows
5 10 (9.90%) Mac OS X
6 9 (8.91%) Unix
7 5 (4.95%) Solaris
7 5 (4.95%) zOS
8 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (74.26%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.66%) Test Automation
3 31 (30.69%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (29.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 28 (27.72%) DevOps
6 22 (21.78%) TDD
7 16 (15.84%) Open Source
8 14 (13.86%) Load Balancing
9 11 (10.89%) Scrum
10 10 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.90%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (9.90%) Test Scripting
10 10 (9.90%) User Stories
11 9 (8.91%) Functional Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Kanban
11 9 (8.91%) QA Automation
11 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
12 8 (7.92%) Process Improvement
12 8 (7.92%) Programme Delivery
12 8 (7.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (35.64%) Java
2 30 (29.70%) SQL
3 20 (19.80%) Python
4 17 (16.83%) Ruby
5 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.90%) Apple Swift
7 8 (7.92%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.94%) C#
8 6 (5.94%) Groovy
9 5 (4.95%) VB
10 3 (2.97%) C++
11 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.98%) R
11 2 (1.98%) Scala
12 1 (0.99%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.98%) APMG
4 2 (1.98%) HND
4 2 (1.98%) ISEB
4 2 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.99%) MCP
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.80%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (17.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) Ansible
2 5 (4.95%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.97%) HP ALM
4 2 (1.98%) Oozie
5 1 (0.99%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) IBM
2 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
3 12 (11.88%) Oracle
4 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.96%) Cloudera
5 4 (3.96%) hybris
5 4 (3.96%) SAP
5 4 (3.96%) Tableau
6 3 (2.97%) Alteryx
6 3 (2.97%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) New Relic
7 2 (1.98%) Planview
7 2 (1.98%) Remedy
8 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.99%) CA
8 1 (0.99%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.99%) Cadence
8 1 (0.99%) Google
8 1 (0.99%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.99%) Nuxeo