Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 11 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.51% 2.73% 3.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.92% 23.64% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
Southampton median daily rate £375 £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +37.40% -10.27%
10th Percentile £348 £361 £290
90th Percentile £485 £515 £380
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate £44.12 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £37.00 £39.37
% change year-on-year +19.23% -6.02% -1.58%

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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 79 55 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.00% 11.55% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 60
Southampton median daily rate £388 £448 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.41% +31.62% -4.23%
10th Percentile £316 £313 £269
90th Percentile £534 £604 £427
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £351
% change year-on-year - +13.88% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% -5.45% +6.45%
10th Percentile £42.00 £37.00 £32.88
90th Percentile £51.25 £41.00 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (27.27%) FishEye
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (18.18%) SMS
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) FishEye
2 3 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Moq
3 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA Expert
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) OAuth
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) ATG
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) hybris
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) OpenText
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com