The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 61 79
Rank change year-on-year +18 +18  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 45 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.69% 2.83% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.40% 13.95% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 4
Median daily rate £475 £475 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +56.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £407 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 232 258 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.05% 20.30% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 184 116
Median daily rate £425 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.60% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +233.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Surrey

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Surrey

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Surrey

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Surrey

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 11 £500 -
Leatherhead +23 6 £525 +13.51% 1
Staines +2 3 £538 +28.35%
Guildford - 1 £430 -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) Confluence
3 28 (36.36%) Java
4 27 (35.06%) Git (software)
5 26 (33.77%) Finance
6 24 (31.17%) Python
7 23 (29.87%) ISTQB
7 23 (29.87%) Defect Management
8 22 (28.57%) HP
9 20 (25.97%) DevOps
9 20 (25.97%) Test Automation
10 19 (24.68%) ISEB
10 19 (24.68%) Linux
11 17 (22.08%) Puppet
11 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
12 16 (20.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 16 (20.78%) Oracle
13 15 (19.48%) Waterfall
13 15 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (18.18%) Atlassian
14 14 (18.18%) Selenium
15 13 (16.88%) Scrum
15 13 (16.88%) Configuration Management
15 13 (16.88%) Groovy
15 13 (16.88%) V-Model
15 13 (16.88%) SoapUI
15 13 (16.88%) Bitbucket
15 13 (16.88%) Test Planning
15 13 (16.88%) AWS CloudFormation

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 30 (38.96%) Confluence
2 8 (10.39%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (16.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (6.49%) Amazon S3
5 5 (6.49%) GitHub
5 5 (6.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) CTI
2 2 (2.60%) NAS
2 2 (2.60%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) LTE
3 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (35.06%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
3 14 (18.18%) Selenium
4 13 (16.88%) Bitbucket
4 13 (16.88%) SoapUI
5 12 (15.58%) HP UFT
6 9 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.49%) git-flow
8 4 (5.19%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.90%) Subversion
9 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.30%) TestRail
10 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (33.77%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Advertising
2 4 (5.19%) Legal
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Test Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Defect Manager
5 8 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Scrum Master
6 7 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 6 (7.79%) Pensions Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (5.19%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Monitoring Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Ruby Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Development Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Implementation Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Process Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) Velocity
2 4 (5.19%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.19%) Web Services
3 3 (3.90%) .NET
3 3 (3.90%) WCF
4 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.30%) ActiveX
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.30%) HTML5
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) IVR
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) CentOS
2 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 7 (9.09%) Unix
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) Defect Management
3 20 (25.97%) DevOps
3 20 (25.97%) Test Automation
4 15 (19.48%) Waterfall
5 13 (16.88%) Configuration Management
5 13 (16.88%) Scrum
5 13 (16.88%) Test Planning
5 13 (16.88%) V-Model
6 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.99%) SDLC
8 9 (11.69%) Test Strategy
9 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
10 7 (9.09%) Application Performance Management
10 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.09%) Performance Management
10 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.79%) Coaching
11 6 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) Java
2 24 (31.17%) Python
3 13 (16.88%) Groovy
4 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.79%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) Ruby
7 3 (3.90%) C#
8 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) ISTQB
2 19 (24.68%) ISEB
3 16 (20.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.30%) MISRA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Docker
2 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.60%) vSphere
2 2 (2.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) Puppet
2 10 (12.99%) Ansible
3 7 (9.09%) Pingdom
4 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.49%) Terraform
5 4 (5.19%) Consul
5 4 (5.19%) Kibana
5 4 (5.19%) logstash
5 4 (5.19%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) HP
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 14 (18.18%) Atlassian
4 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.39%) AppDynamics
6 6 (7.79%) PagerDuty
7 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.19%) LANDesk
8 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.60%) Citrix
9 2 (2.60%) SAP
9 2 (2.60%) VMware
10 1 (1.30%) Avaya
10 1 (1.30%) hybris
10 1 (1.30%) Infor
10 1 (1.30%) Perforce
10 1 (1.30%) Verint
Surrey
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