Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 29 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 +39
Contract jobs citing JIRA 80 87 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.31% 5.67% 5.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.02% 28.34% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 36
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £251
90th Percentile £525 £558 £466
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £438 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £46.67 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £39.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year -15.22% - -

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 205 307 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.74% 20.01% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 155 137
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +13.21%
10th Percentile £314 £319 £293
90th Percentile £556 £541 £484
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £46.67 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.68% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.84 £45.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -5.86% -17.27% +31.74%

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 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (47.50%) Confluence
2 38 (47.50%) Jenkins
3 35 (43.75%) Java
4 32 (40.00%) Banking
5 31 (38.75%) Test Automation
6 28 (35.00%) DevOps
7 27 (33.75%) Maven
8 26 (32.50%) Git (software)
9 22 (27.50%) Scrum
10 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (23.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 18 (22.50%) BDD
11 18 (22.50%) Linux
12 17 (21.25%) TDD
12 17 (21.25%) JSON
12 17 (21.25%) AngularJS
13 16 (20.00%) Selenium
13 16 (20.00%) SQL
13 16 (20.00%) Python
14 14 (17.50%) Finance
14 14 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (16.25%) Java 8
15 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
15 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (15.00%) Kanban
16 12 (15.00%) Docker
16 12 (15.00%) MySQL
16 12 (15.00%) Windows
16 12 (15.00%) PostgreSQL

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 38 (47.50%) Confluence
2 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.75%) JBoss
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.50%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.50%) nginx
5 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.75%) OpenShift
3 6 (7.50%) Trello
4 3 (3.75%) PaaS
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.50%) IaaS
5 2 (2.50%) npm
5 2 (2.50%) SaaS
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) GitHub
6 1 (1.25%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) ATM
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) MySQL
1 12 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) DB2
4 6 (7.50%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.75%) NuoDB
8 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (47.50%) Jenkins
2 27 (33.75%) Maven
3 26 (32.50%) Git (software)
4 19 (23.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (20.00%) Selenium
6 11 (13.75%) IntelliJ
7 8 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 8 (10.00%) JMeter
8 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
9 6 (7.50%) Ant
9 6 (7.50%) GitLab
9 6 (7.50%) JUnit
9 6 (7.50%) Pivotal Tracker
10 5 (6.25%) Subversion
11 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (3.75%) FishEye
12 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
12 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
13 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
13 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (40.00%) Banking
2 14 (17.50%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Tester
3 12 (15.00%) Automation Tester
3 12 (15.00%) Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) JIRA Specialist
6 5 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
6 5 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
6 5 (6.25%) QA Tester
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Report Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Governance Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) React Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (3.75%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) AngularJS
1 17 (21.25%) JSON
2 11 (13.75%) SOAP
2 11 (13.75%) Web Services
3 10 (12.50%) Node.js
3 10 (12.50%) REST
3 10 (12.50%) Spring
4 8 (10.00%) HTML
4 8 (10.00%) Servlets
4 8 (10.00%) XML
5 7 (8.75%) RESTful
6 6 (7.50%) JSP
6 6 (7.50%) LDAP
6 6 (7.50%) SailPoint
6 6 (7.50%) Velocity
7 5 (6.25%) Electron Framework
7 5 (6.25%) Middleware
7 5 (6.25%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.00%) LAMP
8 4 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (7.50%) Contract for Difference
2 6 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 9 (11.25%) Unix
4 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.00%) Android
5 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Test Automation
3 28 (35.00%) DevOps
4 22 (27.50%) Scrum
5 19 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (22.50%) BDD
7 17 (21.25%) TDD
8 12 (15.00%) Kanban
9 11 (13.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (12.50%) Project Management
11 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 7 (8.75%) Microservices
12 7 (8.75%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (7.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 6 (7.50%) QA Automation
14 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (6.25%) User Stories
15 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) Java
2 16 (20.00%) Python
2 16 (20.00%) SQL
3 13 (16.25%) Java 8
3 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.75%) Perl
4 7 (8.75%) PHP
5 6 (7.50%) BeanShell
5 6 (7.50%) Bourne shell
5 6 (7.50%) C
5 6 (7.50%) Korn
5 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.00%) Groovy
7 2 (2.50%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.25%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.25%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Docker
2 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.50%) RACF
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Ansible
2 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.00%) Terraform
4 2 (2.50%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.50%) Kibana
4 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.50%) Nagios
5 1 (1.25%) logstash
5 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) IBM
4 3 (3.75%) White Clarke
5 2 (2.50%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.50%) F5
5 2 (2.50%) Pega
5 2 (2.50%) Splunk
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Zend
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) hybris
6 1 (1.25%) New Relic