Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 15 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 43 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 +18 -15
Contract jobs citing JIRA 51 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.97% 2.89% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.88% 16.81% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 12
Northamptonshire median daily rate £365 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.99% +16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £338 £313
90th Percentile £500 £488 £533
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 205 119 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 24.00% 17.17% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 70 94
Northamptonshire median daily rate £393 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.55% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £297 £313
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +84.44%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Northamptonshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +22 44 £364 -7.85% 1
JIRA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 30 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 27 (52.94%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (49.02%) Confluence
4 23 (45.10%) AngularJS
5 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
6 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 19 (37.25%) HTML5
7 19 (37.25%) HTML
7 19 (37.25%) CSS
7 19 (37.25%) Scrum
7 19 (37.25%) Gradle
8 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (31.37%) Finance
10 15 (29.41%) DevOps
11 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
11 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
12 13 (25.49%) Android
13 12 (23.53%) CSS3
13 12 (23.53%) Selenium
13 12 (23.53%) J2EE
13 12 (23.53%) Android SDK
13 12 (23.53%) Android Development
14 11 (21.57%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (21.57%) C++
14 11 (21.57%) Web Services
14 11 (21.57%) Node.js
15 10 (19.61%) Cryptography
15 10 (19.61%) JUnit
15 10 (19.61%) C

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 25 (49.02%) Confluence
2 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Mule
5 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) npm
2 4 (7.84%) OpenShift
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) SSL
2 4 (7.84%) DHCP
2 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) IPsec
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) DSL
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) NuoDB
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) Redis
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) HBase
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 19 (37.25%) Gradle
4 12 (23.53%) Selenium
5 10 (19.61%) JUnit
6 8 (15.69%) Maven
7 7 (13.73%) CA Release Automation
7 7 (13.73%) HP UFT
7 7 (13.73%) Subversion
8 5 (9.80%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.92%) JSUnit
9 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
9 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.96%) Appium
10 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.96%) Protractor
10 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Android Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.92%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (3.92%) PMO Lead
7 2 (3.92%) React Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Data Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Automation Tester
8 1 (1.96%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) AngularJS
2 19 (37.25%) CSS
2 19 (37.25%) HTML
2 19 (37.25%) HTML5
3 12 (23.53%) Android SDK
3 12 (23.53%) CSS3
3 12 (23.53%) J2EE
4 11 (21.57%) Node.js
4 11 (21.57%) Web Services
5 10 (19.61%) Android NDK
5 10 (19.61%) Ionic Framework
6 9 (17.65%) jQuery
6 9 (17.65%) REST
6 9 (17.65%) Spring
6 9 (17.65%) Spring Boot
7 7 (13.73%) Ajax
7 7 (13.73%) Spring Security
7 7 (13.73%) Swagger
7 7 (13.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Android
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Unix
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Scrum
3 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (29.41%) DevOps
5 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
5 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
6 12 (23.53%) Android Development
7 11 (21.57%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (19.61%) Cryptography
8 10 (19.61%) Secure Coding
9 9 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (15.69%) Kanban
10 8 (15.69%) Open Source
11 4 (7.84%) Project Management
11 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
11 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.88%) Business Agility
12 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.57%) C++
4 10 (19.61%) C
5 4 (7.84%) ActionScript
5 4 (7.84%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (7.84%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Groovy
8 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.96%) AWK
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PMO
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (13.73%) Puppet
3 6 (11.76%) Ansible
4 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.88%) collectd
5 3 (5.88%) Grafana
5 3 (5.88%) Graphite
5 3 (5.88%) Kibana
5 3 (5.88%) logstash
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.96%) Mesos
6 1 (1.96%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Ab Initio
3 4 (7.84%) AppDynamics
3 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.92%) IBM
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) Remedy