Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 25 September 2021 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 28 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 22 4 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 6.94% 2.25% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 33.33% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
10th Percentile £436 £419 £213
25th Percentile £469 £428 £261
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £498 £463 £369
Median % change year-on-year +7.57% +25.42% -22.37%
75th Percentile £532 £503 £498
90th Percentile £540 £516 £559
South Wales median daily rate £463 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -7.50% +11.11% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
South Wales median hourly rate - - £24.00

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 Newport with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 66 12 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 20.82% 6.74% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 57
10th Percentile £344 £302 "
25th Percentile £419 £414 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £481 £405
Median % change year-on-year +1.30% +18.83% -1.82%
75th Percentile £525 £525 £460
90th Percentile £554 " £528
South Wales median daily rate £452 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +8.26% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.03 - £24.00
South Wales median hourly rate £23.03 £19.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +21.18% -46.85% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Newport

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Newport.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Newport

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Newport over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Confluence
4 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
5 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 6 (27.27%) Artifactory
6 6 (27.27%) Docker
6 6 (27.27%) GitLab
6 6 (27.27%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 6 (27.27%) Public Sector
7 5 (22.73%) Apache
7 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
8 4 (18.18%) AWS
8 4 (18.18%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) Redis
8 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (18.18%) Trello
8 4 (18.18%) React
8 4 (18.18%) DBS Check
8 4 (18.18%) Ant
8 4 (18.18%) Maven
8 4 (18.18%) Selenium

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (22.73%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) CMS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Trello
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (9.09%) AWS Step Functions
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (9.09%) Serverless
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Azure Key Vault
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (4.55%) Power Automate
3 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
3 1 (4.55%) PowerApps
3 1 (4.55%) ShareGate
3 1 (4.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Redis
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Artifactory
2 6 (27.27%) GitLab
3 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) Ant
4 4 (18.18%) JMeter
4 4 (18.18%) Maven
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Gatling
5 1 (4.55%) Locust
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Public Sector
2 3 (13.64%) Social Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Python Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Scala Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Verification Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Node.js
1 4 (18.18%) PySpark
1 4 (18.18%) React
2 3 (13.64%) pytest
2 3 (13.64%) YAML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
3 2 (9.09%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Core
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) OAuth
4 1 (4.55%) Play Framework
4 1 (4.55%) Swagger
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blog
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.64%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Epics
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Scala
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) R
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) NCSC
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus
2 1 (4.55%) Nintex
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle