Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 70 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 27 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.23% 1.76% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.88% 15.72% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 15
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -1.52%
10th Percentile £350 £187 £300
90th Percentile £471 £490 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £35.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.00 £21.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year +72.09% -53.51% +8.82%

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 170 159 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.06% 11.22% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 92 141
Reading median daily rate £400 £414 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +0.91% +9.33%
10th Percentile £310 £271 £304
90th Percentile £575 £583 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 £50.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.78% +12.22% +136.84%
10th Percentile £12.98 £44.85 £30.78
90th Percentile £14.93 £56.55 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £42.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -64.50% -6.11% +23.29%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 12 (44.44%) Confluence
2 12 (44.44%) REST
3 11 (40.74%) SDLC
3 11 (40.74%) Maven
3 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
3 11 (40.74%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
4 10 (37.04%) C++
4 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) IIS
4 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) Microservices
4 10 (37.04%) Low Latency
4 10 (37.04%) Opsview
4 10 (37.04%) NuGet
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (37.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (37.04%) TeamCity
4 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
4 10 (37.04%) Octopus Deploy

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 12 (44.44%) Confluence
2 10 (37.04%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) WordPress
4 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 2 (7.41%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (33.33%) IaaS
2 9 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) GitHub
4 2 (7.41%) Trello
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (40.74%) Maven
3 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
3 10 (37.04%) NuGet
3 10 (37.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (37.04%) TeamCity
3 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
4 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.70%) TestRail
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Composer
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Data Technician
5 1 (3.70%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Network Technician
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) REST
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 3 (11.11%) Ajax
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) Google Maps API
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) LAMP
5 2 (7.41%) Laravel
5 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (7.41%) XHTML
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) SDLC
3 10 (37.04%) Low Latency
3 10 (37.04%) Microservices
3 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
4 9 (33.33%) Change Control
4 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) API Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Test Management
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow Development
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) C++
2 10 (37.04%) CQL
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) PHP 7
5 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) GDPR
3 1 (3.70%) PMO
3 1 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Opsview
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) vCenter Server
2 2 (7.41%) vRealize
3 1 (3.70%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Planview
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow