Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing JIRA 7 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.50% 2.47% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.54% 14.10% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Southampton median daily rate £460 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.67% -16.67% +37.40%
10th Percentile £386 £348 £361
90th Percentile £555 £485 £515
Hampshire median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Southampton median hourly rate - £44.12 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £53.75 £44.12 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.84% +19.23% -6.02%

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 107 78 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 22.96% 17.49% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 33 34
Southampton median daily rate £500 £388 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -12.43% +30.15%
10th Percentile £375 £318 £304
90th Percentile £531 £535 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £45.39 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.38% -2.50%
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% -2.94%

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 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
2 3 (42.86%) webpack
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Protractor
2 3 (42.86%) Angular 2
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) ES6
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Confluence

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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Apigee
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Protractor
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) webpack
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Angular Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Angular 2
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDET
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
2 2 (28.57%) ES6
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe