Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 20 July 2017 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 44 47
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 53 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 8.59% 4.15% 3.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.92% 18.90% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 20 22
Oxford median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £338 £363 £216
90th Percentile £538 £541 £436
Oxfordshire median daily rate £431 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +200.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 161 127 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 26.09% 21.97% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 89 98
Oxford median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £250
90th Percentile £580 £525 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £429 £400
% change year-on-year +4.96% +7.19% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Oxford median hourly rate - - £30.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +35.00% -29.41%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Oxford

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Oxford

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (33.96%) Confluence
4 17 (32.08%) Java
5 15 (28.30%) TDD
5 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
5 15 (28.30%) Test Automation
6 14 (26.42%) BDD
7 13 (24.53%) Open Source
8 10 (18.87%) SaaS
8 10 (18.87%) Test Management
8 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Migration
9 9 (16.98%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (16.98%) ITIL
9 9 (16.98%) Linux
9 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
10 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (15.09%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (15.09%) Oracle
10 8 (15.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
11 7 (13.21%) Matrix Management
11 7 (13.21%) Atlassian
11 7 (13.21%) ISEB
11 7 (13.21%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (13.21%) Bitbucket
11 7 (13.21%) Amazon RDS

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 18 (33.96%) Confluence
2 6 (11.32%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.55%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Drupal
5 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) nginx
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (18.87%) SaaS
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (9.43%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (7.55%) GitHub
5 4 (7.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (7.55%) PaaS
6 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.43%) Redis
4 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (13.21%) Bitbucket
4 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
4 6 (11.32%) Maven
5 5 (9.43%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (7.55%) JProfiler
6 4 (7.55%) Mocha
6 4 (7.55%) VisualVM
6 4 (7.55%) YourKit
7 1 (1.89%) Babel
7 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.89%) git-flow
7 1 (1.89%) GitLab
7 1 (1.89%) Gradle
7 1 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (1.89%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.89%) webpack
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) JIRA Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Test Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Applications Developer
4 5 (9.43%) ETL Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Scala Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) REST
3 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) Chai
3 4 (7.55%) JAX-RS
3 4 (7.55%) LAMP
3 4 (7.55%) Middleware
3 4 (7.55%) SOAP
4 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.66%) JSON
4 3 (5.66%) XML
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) Django
5 2 (3.77%) Flask
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) HTML5
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 2 (3.77%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) J2EE
6 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) Semantic Web
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) TDD
2 15 (28.30%) Test Automation
3 14 (26.42%) BDD
4 13 (24.53%) Open Source
5 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Test Management
6 9 (16.98%) ITIL
6 9 (16.98%) Migration
6 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
7 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
8 7 (13.21%) Matrix Management
8 7 (13.21%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.32%) ETL
9 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
10 5 (9.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Python
5 4 (7.55%) Scala
6 3 (5.66%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) ES6
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
1 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Ansible
1 4 (7.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.66%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.89%) Kibana
3 1 (1.89%) Packer
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Atlassian
4 5 (9.43%) Talend
5 4 (7.55%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Zend