Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 36 77
Rank change year-on-year +1 +41 +29
Contract jobs citing JIRA 79 93 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.65% 5.53% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.38% 25.91% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.16% +30.00%
10th Percentile £320 £261 £313
90th Percentile £725 £400 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £350 £420
% change year-on-year +18.57% -16.67% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 260 359 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.60% 21.34% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 142 70
Milton Keynes median daily rate £412 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.39% +3.33% +14.50%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £263
90th Percentile £547 £525 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £418 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +7.74% +6.90% +8.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +22.22% +9.09%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 51 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (62.03%) Jenkins
3 42 (53.16%) Git (software)
4 38 (48.10%) Confluence
5 31 (39.24%) DevOps
5 31 (39.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 30 (37.97%) SQL
6 30 (37.97%) Linux
7 29 (36.71%) Java
8 27 (34.18%) OpenShift
8 27 (34.18%) Test Automation
9 26 (32.91%) Python
10 25 (31.65%) IBM
11 23 (29.11%) Redis
12 21 (26.58%) REST
12 21 (26.58%) SOAP
12 21 (26.58%) Web Services
13 20 (25.32%) NuoDB
13 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (24.05%) Selenium
14 19 (24.05%) Open Source
14 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
14 19 (24.05%) TDD
14 19 (24.05%) Ruby
14 19 (24.05%) Finance
14 19 (24.05%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (21.52%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (20.25%) Docker
16 16 (20.25%) Scrum
17 15 (18.99%) Ansible

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 (48.10%) Confluence
2 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.39%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.27%) InVision
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.53%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.53%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 27 (34.18%) OpenShift
2 17 (21.52%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (12.66%) PaaS
4 9 (11.39%) IaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.80%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (1.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Firewall
2 8 (10.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) Redis
2 20 (25.32%) NuoDB
3 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
3 19 (24.05%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
5 9 (11.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (11.39%) MySQL
6 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.53%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.53%) DB2
7 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.27%) Big Data
8 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) MS Access
8 1 (1.27%) QlikView
8 1 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 49 (62.03%) Jenkins
2 42 (53.16%) Git (software)
3 19 (24.05%) Selenium
4 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.13%) GitLab
5 7 (8.86%) Calabash
6 6 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (7.59%) Bitbucket
6 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
6 6 (7.59%) WebDriver
7 5 (6.33%) Appium
7 5 (6.33%) Maven
7 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
8 4 (5.06%) git-flow
8 4 (5.06%) SonarQube
8 4 (5.06%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.80%) Zephyr
10 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.53%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (17.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) Tester
3 11 (13.92%) Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Automation Tester
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.13%) QA Automation Tester
5 8 (10.13%) QA Tester
6 7 (8.86%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Java Automation Tester
7 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Python Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) REST
1 21 (26.58%) SOAP
1 21 (26.58%) Web Services
2 14 (17.72%) JSON
2 14 (17.72%) XML
3 12 (15.19%) Node.js
3 12 (15.19%) RESTful
4 10 (12.66%) RAML
4 10 (12.66%) Swagger
4 10 (12.66%) YAML
5 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.39%) LAMP
5 9 (11.39%) LAPP Stack
5 9 (11.39%) Middleware
5 9 (11.39%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (11.39%) Spring
6 8 (10.13%) Java EE
6 8 (10.13%) Spring Boot
7 5 (6.33%) .NET
7 5 (6.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.86%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Blog
6 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Android
3 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.33%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.33%) Windows
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Unix
6 1 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) Continuous Delivery
2 31 (39.24%) DevOps
3 27 (34.18%) Test Automation
4 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (24.05%) Open Source
5 19 (24.05%) TDD
6 16 (20.25%) Scrum
7 15 (18.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.39%) Load Balancing
9 9 (11.39%) SDLC
10 8 (10.13%) Functional Testing
10 8 (10.13%) Kanban
11 7 (8.86%) Build Automation
12 6 (7.59%) BDD
12 6 (7.59%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
13 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
14 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) Java
3 26 (32.91%) Python
4 19 (24.05%) Ruby
5 14 (17.72%) Bash Shell
6 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.13%) Groovy
8 5 (6.33%) Apple Swift
9 4 (5.06%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) C#
10 2 (2.53%) C++
10 2 (2.53%) R
11 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Ansible
2 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) IBM
2 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) SAP
4 3 (3.80%) Tableau
5 2 (2.53%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.27%) Cadence
6 1 (1.27%) Google
6 1 (1.27%) hybris
6 1 (1.27%) Informatica
6 1 (1.27%) Planview
6 1 (1.27%) Remedy
6 1 (1.27%) Xamarin