Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 45 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +39
Contract jobs citing JIRA 28 61 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.13% 4.70% 5.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.05% 27.23% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 34
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -17.16%
10th Percentile £361 £325 £284
90th Percentile £453 £725 £594
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £374 £405 £350
% change year-on-year -7.72% +15.71% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £27.00

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 127 224 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.17% 17.24% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 121 159
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £298 £300 £312
90th Percentile £538 £575 £539
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £419 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.47% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.50 - £29.00

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Confluence
3 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) DevOps
4 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 10 (35.71%) Maven
4 10 (35.71%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Banking
5 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.00%) QA
7 6 (21.43%) User Experience
7 6 (21.43%) BDD
7 6 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (17.86%) RESTful
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) TDD
9 4 (14.29%) Selenium
9 4 (14.29%) Kanban
9 4 (14.29%) Node.js
9 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.29%) GitLab
9 4 (14.29%) Docker
10 3 (10.71%) Zephyr
10 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
10 3 (10.71%) 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 13 (46.43%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) AWS
1 3 (10.71%) npm
1 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
2 2 (7.14%) Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
1 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 10 (35.71%) Maven
3 6 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (14.29%) GitLab
4 4 (14.29%) Selenium
5 3 (10.71%) JMeter
5 3 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (10.71%) Mocha
5 3 (10.71%) Protractor
5 3 (10.71%) Zephyr
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 2 (7.14%) Subversion
7 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
7 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.57%) FishEye
7 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
3 3 (10.71%) React Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Test Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SAS Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (7.14%) SOA Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
3 4 (14.29%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) Chai
4 3 (10.71%) JSON
4 3 (10.71%) React
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
5 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.57%) SVG
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Kanban
7 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) API Development
8 3 (10.71%) Build Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.71%) Microservices
8 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.71%) QA Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Groovy
3 3 (10.71%) Java 8
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) White Clarke