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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 12 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.15% 4.60% 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.64% 27.91% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

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 53 43 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 18.34% 16.48% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 30
Median daily rate £525 £445 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.97% +30.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £513 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.02
% change year-on-year +0.11% +14.66%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Confluence
3 14 (45.16%) Publishing
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Migration
6 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
7 9 (29.03%) Talend
7 9 (29.03%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (29.03%) ETL
8 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
9 7 (22.58%) Customer Insight
9 7 (22.58%) Informatics
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
10 6 (19.35%) MySQL
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Java
11 5 (16.13%) Intranet
11 5 (16.13%) Snowflake Schema
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (12.90%) Test Management
12 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
12 4 (12.90%) BDD
12 4 (12.90%) Node.js
12 4 (12.90%) SaaS
12 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (9.68%) Open Source
13 3 (9.68%) Test Automation

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 19 (61.29%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Snowflake Schema
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (9.68%) Big Data
3 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) MS Access
4 2 (6.45%) MariaDB
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) OLAP
4 2 (6.45%) OLTP
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
4 3 (9.68%) Liquibase
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.45%) Mocha
6 1 (3.23%) Babel
6 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.23%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Protractor
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium
6 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 14 (45.16%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) ETL Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Database Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Development Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) OLAP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.45%) Chai
2 2 (6.45%) RESTful
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Spring
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) Java EE
3 1 (3.23%) JPA
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Serverless Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.23%) Swagger
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Semantic Web
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Migration
3 9 (29.03%) ETL
4 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
5 7 (22.58%) Customer Insight
5 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
5 7 (22.58%) Informatics
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 4 (12.90%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) Test Management
8 3 (9.68%) BPMN
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
8 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
8 3 (9.68%) Open Source
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) ES6
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Talend
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
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