Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 74 104
Rank change year-on-year +45 +30 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 111 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.25% 1.60% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.16% 16.95% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £390 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% +22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £50.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £46.25 -
% change year-on-year -41.62% - -

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 368 118 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.71% 9.46% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 58 78
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £311 £285 £263
90th Percentile £575 £513 £466
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +207.69% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £35.08 £45.00 £31.13
% change year-on-year -22.06% +44.58% -26.76%

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 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 80 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (53.15%) Jenkins
3 55 (49.55%) Git (software)
4 51 (45.95%) Java
5 47 (42.34%) Confluence
6 44 (39.64%) Finance
7 43 (38.74%) Test Automation
8 38 (34.23%) TDD
8 38 (34.23%) Banking
9 37 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (30.63%) Selenium
11 32 (28.83%) SQL
12 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
13 29 (26.13%) Web Services
14 27 (24.32%) QA
15 26 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (21.62%) DevOps
17 23 (20.72%) Scrum
18 22 (19.82%) Internet
19 21 (18.92%) SOAP
19 21 (18.92%) Cucumber
19 21 (18.92%) REST
20 20 (18.02%) Redis
20 20 (18.02%) BDD
20 20 (18.02%) Big Data
21 19 (17.12%) Windows
22 18 (16.22%) Linux
22 18 (16.22%) Hadoop
23 17 (15.32%) Retail
23 17 (15.32%) OpenShift

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 47 (42.34%) Confluence
2 14 (12.61%) OpenStack
3 13 (11.71%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.21%) Apache Spark
5 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (4.50%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (3.60%) Apache
7 4 (3.60%) JBoss
8 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.32%) OpenShift
3 16 (14.41%) PaaS
4 14 (12.61%) IaaS
5 10 (9.01%) Sauce Labs
6 5 (4.50%) Google Analytics
6 5 (4.50%) Google Checkout
7 3 (2.70%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.90%) npm
8 1 (0.90%) Serverless
8 1 (0.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.82%) Internet
2 9 (8.11%) Firewall
3 5 (4.50%) Intranet
4 4 (3.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.90%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) Big Data
1 20 (18.02%) Redis
2 18 (16.22%) Hadoop
3 16 (14.41%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.11%) NuoDB
6 5 (4.50%) Endeca
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.80%) DataStax
8 2 (1.80%) DB2
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (53.15%) Jenkins
2 55 (49.55%) Git (software)
3 34 (30.63%) Selenium
4 21 (18.92%) Cucumber
5 16 (14.41%) Maven
5 16 (14.41%) WebDriver
6 15 (13.51%) Bitbucket
6 15 (13.51%) Eclipse
7 14 (12.61%) Appium
8 13 (11.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (11.71%) GitLab
9 10 (9.01%) Protractor
9 10 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (6.31%) Jasmine
11 6 (5.41%) Calabash
11 6 (5.41%) JUnit
11 6 (5.41%) Subversion
12 5 (4.50%) Ant
12 5 (4.50%) JMeter
12 5 (4.50%) Mockito
General
1 44 (39.64%) Finance
2 38 (34.23%) Banking
3 17 (15.32%) Retail
4 11 (9.91%) Retail Banking
5 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
6 8 (7.21%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (3.60%) Automotive
7 4 (3.60%) International Banking
8 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.90%) Electronics
9 1 (0.90%) Games
9 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.90%) Marketing
9 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Developer
2 24 (21.62%) Tester
3 20 (18.02%) Automation Tester
4 17 (15.32%) Java Developer
5 14 (12.61%) QA Automation Tester
5 14 (12.61%) QA Tester
6 12 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Architect
8 9 (8.11%) Test Architect
9 7 (6.31%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Java Automation Tester
9 7 (6.31%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Automation Tester
10 6 (5.41%) Senior QA Tester
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Tester
11 5 (4.50%) Scala Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.13%) Web Services
2 21 (18.92%) REST
2 21 (18.92%) SOAP
3 15 (13.51%) Spring
4 14 (12.61%) AngularJS
5 12 (10.81%) HTML
6 11 (9.91%) Hibernate
7 9 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (7.21%) Java EE
8 8 (7.21%) JSP
9 7 (6.31%) Node.js
9 7 (6.31%) RESTful
10 6 (5.41%) CSS
10 6 (5.41%) Kafka
11 5 (4.50%) EJB
11 5 (4.50%) jQuery
11 5 (4.50%) JSON
11 5 (4.50%) JSTL
11 5 (4.50%) Lucene
11 5 (4.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (11.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Robotics
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.12%) Windows
2 18 (16.22%) Linux
3 13 (11.71%) Android
3 13 (11.71%) Unix
4 12 (10.81%) Apple iOS
4 12 (10.81%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) Test Automation
3 38 (34.23%) TDD
4 37 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (21.62%) DevOps
6 23 (20.72%) Scrum
7 20 (18.02%) BDD
8 14 (12.61%) Open Source
9 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.81%) SDLC
11 11 (9.91%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 10 (9.01%) Workflow
13 9 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (8.11%) Data Entry
13 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
13 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.11%) Performance Testing
13 9 (8.11%) SOA
13 9 (8.11%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.95%) Java
2 32 (28.83%) SQL
3 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.51%) Ruby
5 12 (10.81%) Apple Swift
6 9 (8.11%) Python
7 7 (6.31%) Scala
8 5 (4.50%) Perl
8 5 (4.50%) PHP
9 4 (3.60%) C#
10 3 (2.70%) VB
11 1 (0.90%) HiveQL
11 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
1 5 (4.50%) ISEB
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.90%) MCPD
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) OCA
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (24.32%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (0.90%) FATCA
3 1 (0.90%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (14.41%) Docker
2 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Ansible
1 9 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.80%) Ambari
2 2 (1.80%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.80%) Puppet
2 2 (1.80%) Terraform
3 1 (0.90%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) IBM
2 11 (9.91%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.11%) Cloudera
5 8 (7.21%) Atlassian
5 8 (7.21%) HP
6 7 (6.31%) Google
7 5 (4.50%) CA
7 5 (4.50%) Coremetrics
7 5 (4.50%) hybris
7 5 (4.50%) Nimsoft
7 5 (4.50%) PayPal
7 5 (4.50%) Remedy
8 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.70%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.80%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.80%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.90%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.90%) SAP