Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 29 October 2020 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +51 +7 -47
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 4 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.80% 0.64% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.27% 3.77% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 18
Median daily rate £413 £463 £504
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% -8.19% +8.33%
10th Percentile £305 £180 £334
90th Percentile £458 £725 £558
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £24.18 £52.50
% change year-on-year +86.14% -53.95% +19.01%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 22 106 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.60% 16.99% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 73 134
Median daily rate £350 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -4.26% -0.27%
10th Percentile £280 £313 £300
90th Percentile £458 £571 £600
South East median daily rate £454 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +0.85% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £59.33 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.66% -9.09%
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.63 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.15% +2.65% -5.56%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. 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
Oxford +29 2 £400 -42.86%
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (16.67%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WooCommerce
2 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (16.67%) Flask
2 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
2 1 (16.67%) GCP
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Express
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) OAuth
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Moodle
2 1 (16.67%) Visualforce

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GCP
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) D3.js
1 1 (16.67%) Express
1 1 (16.67%) Flask
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
1 1 (16.67%) SQLAlchemy
1 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) e-Learning
1 1 (16.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) WooCommerce