Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 84 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 23 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.79% 0.74% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 7.14% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 14
Reading median daily rate £411 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.85% -3.57% -9.68%
10th Percentile £295 £278 £287
90th Percentile £475 £486 £400
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £31.00 - £26.50
10th Percentile £29.50 - £25.75
90th Percentile £32.50 - £27.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.00

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 161 154 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.52% 10.34% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 82 146
Reading median daily rate £388 £388 £388
10th Percentile £291 £263 £271
90th Percentile £508 £488 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -1.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50
10th Percentile £13.20 - £25.75
90th Percentile £29.00 - £27.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Reading

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Reading

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Reading

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Atlassian
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Confluence
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) Adobe
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
5 3 (13.04%) Content Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) CMS
5 3 (13.04%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (13.04%) Maven
5 3 (13.04%) Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) HipChat
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) Trello
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) IDOL
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) QlikView
1 1 (4.35%) Redis
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) TestRail
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Composer
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Defect Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Web Producer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Technician
4 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Network Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Content Management
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
3 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) API Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
3 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Atlassian
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Adobe
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) comScore
6 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
6 1 (4.35%) Planview
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Trillium