Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for JIRA Agile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA Agile over the 6 months to 17 June 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 Agile (formerly GreenHopper)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 351 373 355
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 +38
Contract jobs citing JIRA Agile 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.034% 0.012% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.066% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
South East median daily rate £375 £488 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +3.72% +4.44%
10th Percentile £358 £384 £394
90th Percentile £458 £601 £473
England median daily rate £475 £475 £470
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £175.00 -

JIRA Agile 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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,777 3,011 2,389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.84% 18.36% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,766 1,828 1,428
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 71 80
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -2.27%
10th Percentile £35.53 £36.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £59.25 £67.25 £74.48
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.80% -1.76%

JIRA Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JIRA Agile as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA Agile in the South East

JIRA Agile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA Agile in the South East

JIRA Agile
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA Agile within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Surrey +21 3 £450 -25.00%
West Sussex - 2 £369 -
JIRA Agile
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA Agile 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 South East region with a requirement for JIRA Agile.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

JIRA Agile
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Developer
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Scrum Master
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
1 2 (40.00%) Laravel
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (40.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SQL