Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 December 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 Agile (formerly GreenHopper)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 201 -
Rank change year-on-year -29 - +216
Contract jobs citing JIRA Agile 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.031% 0.018% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
South West median daily rate £282 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.82% - -
England median daily rate £490 £500 £505
% change year-on-year -1.90% -1.09% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,235 893 969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.07% 16.08% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 566 671
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £525 £535
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 35 41
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.32% -2.02% +1.20%
10th Percentile £36.75 £32.70 £25.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.65 £52.17
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

JIRA Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA Agile in the South West

JIRA Agile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA Agile in the South West

JIRA Agile
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Wiltshire -25 1 £301 -45.36%
Bristol - 1 £263 -
JIRA Agile
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for JIRA Agile.

1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management

JIRA Agile
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft