Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 38 32
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6 +30
Contract jobs citing JIRA 14 65 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.78% 5.21% 5.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.92% 25.00% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 54 71
Oxfordshire median daily rate £420 £455 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £303 £366 £325
90th Percentile £528 £550 £510
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% -4.44%

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 157 260 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 19.92% 20.83% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 193 183
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £288 £325
90th Percentile £613 £624 £580
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -4.44%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Oxfordshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor 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 25 May 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
Oxford -11 10 £500 +9.89% 6
Abingdon - 1 £225 - 1
Carterton - 1 £380 -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) Confluence
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) GitHub
4 4 (28.57%) Docker
5 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
5 3 (21.43%) Swagger
5 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (14.29%) SDET
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) TDD

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 5 (35.71%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InDesign
1 1 (7.14%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) GitHub
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Datadog
3 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.14%) npm
3 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
3 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Babel
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (7.14%) PyCharm
4 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) TestRail
4 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (7.14%) Wing IDE
4 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA Expert
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) Swagger
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) Flask
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) LESS
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) NumPy
3 1 (7.14%) Pandas
3 1 (7.14%) PyTables
3 1 (7.14%) pytest
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) SciPy
3 1 (7.14%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
1 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Task Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 2 (14.29%) SDET
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) ES6
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) HP ALM
2 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow