Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 43 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 17 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.15% 1.66% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.72% 10.26% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Southampton median daily rate £435 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -16.67% +37.40%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £403
90th Percentile £475 £508 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £415 £430 £390
% change year-on-year -3.49% +10.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Southampton median hourly rate - £44.12 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £55.00 £44.12 £37.00
% change year-on-year +24.67% +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 145 78 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.85% 16.18% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 30 43
Southampton median daily rate £506 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.65% -8.82% +23.19%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £288
90th Percentile £561 £525 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +16.13% - +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Southampton median hourly rate £47.50 £45.39 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +16.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £43.25 £42.05 £37.00
90th Percentile £48.65 £50.87 £41.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £44.12 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.01% -1.97% +5.88%

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 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 3 (17.65%) webpack
5 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
5 3 (17.65%) Protractor
5 3 (17.65%) Angular 2
5 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) QA
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Automotive

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 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Apigee
4 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) Protractor
4 3 (17.65%) webpack
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Angular Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer in Test
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA Expert
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Angular 2
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Core
3 2 (11.76%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) OAuth
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
5 2 (11.76%) SDET
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) ES6
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Grafana
1 1 (5.88%) Graphite
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) ATG
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Informatica
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau