Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 34 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 -6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 42 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.32% 4.59% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.80% 21.01% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £313
90th Percentile £550 £488 £397
East Midlands median daily rate £381 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -10.29% +17.24% -9.38%
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 236 138 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 29.91% 21.84% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 81 71
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £313
90th Percentile £556 £488 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.84% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.44 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -65.70% - -

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +2 30 £364 -2.93% 1
Corby - 1 - -
JIRA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
3 22 (52.38%) Java
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
5 19 (45.24%) Web Services
6 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 16 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 16 (38.10%) Spring Boot
6 16 (38.10%) Deployment Automation
7 14 (33.33%) CA Release Automation
7 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (33.33%) Gradle
7 14 (33.33%) Selenium
7 14 (33.33%) JUnit
7 14 (33.33%) Finance
8 13 (30.95%) CSS
8 13 (30.95%) HTML
8 13 (30.95%) Confluence
8 13 (30.95%) HTML5
9 12 (28.57%) Spring
9 12 (28.57%) jQuery
9 12 (28.57%) J2EE
10 11 (26.19%) Node.js
10 11 (26.19%) DevOps
11 10 (23.81%) CA Agile Central
11 10 (23.81%) REST
11 10 (23.81%) Puppet
11 10 (23.81%) Open Source
11 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design

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 13 (30.95%) Confluence
2 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.52%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) Mule
5 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) npm
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.38%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DHCP
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
1 2 (4.76%) IPsec
1 2 (4.76%) SSL
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
2 14 (33.33%) CA Release Automation
2 14 (33.33%) Gradle
2 14 (33.33%) JUnit
2 14 (33.33%) Selenium
3 10 (23.81%) HP UFT
3 10 (23.81%) Maven
3 10 (23.81%) Subversion
4 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.52%) SonarQube
5 4 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 3 (7.14%) NetBeans
7 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.38%) Appium
8 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Java Automation Tester
7 1 (2.38%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (2.38%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) Web Services
2 16 (38.10%) AngularJS
2 16 (38.10%) Spring Boot
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) HTML5
4 12 (28.57%) J2EE
4 12 (28.57%) jQuery
4 12 (28.57%) Spring
5 11 (26.19%) Node.js
6 10 (23.81%) Ajax
6 10 (23.81%) REST
6 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (16.67%) Spring Security
7 7 (16.67%) Swagger
8 4 (9.52%) Android SDK
8 4 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (7.14%) Android NDK
9 3 (7.14%) CSS3
9 3 (7.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Android
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) Deployment Automation
4 11 (26.19%) DevOps
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) Open Source
5 10 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (19.05%) Kanban
6 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
7 7 (16.67%) Microservices
8 5 (11.90%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.52%) Android Development
9 4 (9.52%) Build Automation
9 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 4 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (7.14%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) ActionScript
4 4 (9.52%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (23.81%) Puppet
3 6 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 4 (9.52%) Kibana
5 3 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (14.29%) AppDynamics
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.76%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy