Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 July 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.83% 0.39% 3.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.08% 2.60% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 23
Southampton median daily rate £440 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.60% -16.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £316 £308 £310
90th Percentile £484 £323 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £381 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +5.17% -3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £52.35 £41.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +26.90% -8.33% +5.88%

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 39 77 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 7.91% 14.86% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 121
Southampton median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £273 £268 £275
90th Percentile £566 £438 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £365 £364
% change year-on-year +9.59% +0.34% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Southampton median hourly rate - - £38.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.44% +14.65% -3.09%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Southampton

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Southampton

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Velocity
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Manager
2 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft