Period
to 19 July 2019

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 6 months to 19 July 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +35 +2 +20
Contract jobs citing JIRA 147 121 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.26% 3.68% 3.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.50% 15.57% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 98 63
Surrey median daily rate £475 £488 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +13.37% -5.75%
10th Percentile £349 £371 £319
90th Percentile £638 £566 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £40.00 -
South East median hourly rate £31.25 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -30.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 482 777 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.51% 23.66% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 577 365
Surrey median daily rate £490 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.51% +14.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £638 £588 £553
South East median daily rate £450 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.88% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 6
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £47.50 £38.75 £14.38
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.25 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% -3.33%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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 6 months to 19 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunbury-on-Thames +21 24 £492 -17.14%
Reigate +26 18 £425 -2.86% 1
Woking -2 13 - - 4
Tadworth - 11 £475 -
Staines +15 10 £393 -19.49% 1
Camberley - 8 £538 - 3
Egham - 8 £381 - 1
Guildford +15 7 £430 +1.18% 1
Redhill +2 4 £575 +15.00%
Godalming - 3 £345 - 2
Leatherhead +7 2 £500 +11.11% 1
Chertsey -2 1 £500 +17.65%
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 92 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (42.18%) Scrum
3 59 (40.14%) Confluence
4 41 (27.89%) Git (software)
5 40 (27.21%) Finance
6 38 (25.85%) Amazon AWS
7 34 (23.13%) Test Automation
8 31 (21.09%) Atlassian
9 30 (20.41%) DevOps
10 28 (19.05%) Bitbucket
10 28 (19.05%) User Stories
11 25 (17.01%) TDD
12 24 (16.33%) SQL
13 23 (15.65%) SDLC
13 23 (15.65%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (14.97%) CSS
15 21 (14.29%) Project Management
15 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 20 (13.61%) Node.js
17 19 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (12.93%) Sass
17 19 (12.93%) Selenium
17 19 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (12.24%) .NET
18 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
18 18 (12.24%) AngularJS
19 17 (11.56%) Linux
19 17 (11.56%) Visual Studio Team System
20 16 (10.88%) C#
20 16 (10.88%) Microsoft

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 59 (40.14%) Confluence
2 7 (4.76%) Drupal
3 4 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.68%) nginx
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.48%) MS Visio
3 10 (6.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.85%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.84%) Yarn
4 11 (7.48%) Heroku
5 10 (6.80%) SaaS
6 9 (6.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 7 (4.76%) Office 365
8 6 (4.08%) BrowserStack
8 6 (4.08%) Lucidchart
9 5 (3.40%) Amazon S3
9 5 (3.40%) PaaS
9 5 (3.40%) Serverless
10 4 (2.72%) Azure Functions
10 4 (2.72%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (2.72%) GitHub
10 4 (2.72%) Google Analytics
10 4 (2.72%) Power Platform
11 3 (2.04%) OpenShift
11 3 (2.04%) Slack
12 2 (1.36%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Firewall
1 5 (3.40%) Internet
2 4 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (2.72%) VoIP
3 3 (2.04%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.04%) SAN
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.68%) IPsec
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) VLAN
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.72%) Power BI
6 3 (2.04%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.36%) Data Mart
7 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) MySQL
7 2 (1.36%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.68%) Big Data
8 1 (0.68%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (27.89%) Git (software)
2 28 (19.05%) Bitbucket
3 19 (12.93%) Selenium
4 17 (11.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (8.84%) webpack
6 11 (7.48%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.76%) Maven
8 6 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.08%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.08%) Protractor
8 6 (4.08%) SpecFlow
9 5 (3.40%) DbUnit
9 5 (3.40%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.40%) Mockito
9 5 (3.40%) TestNG
10 4 (2.72%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.72%) TestRail
10 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (27.21%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (2.04%) Billing
3 3 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (35.37%) Developer
2 22 (14.97%) Analyst
3 11 (7.48%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.80%) Applications Developer
4 10 (6.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 10 (6.80%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (6.80%) Senior Developer
5 9 (6.12%) Angular Developer
5 9 (6.12%) Scrum Master
5 9 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.44%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.44%) Product Owner
6 8 (5.44%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.76%) Pensions Analyst
7 7 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) Administrator
8 6 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (3.40%) Agile Scrum Master
9 5 (3.40%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.97%) CSS
2 20 (13.61%) Node.js
3 19 (12.93%) Sass
4 18 (12.24%) .NET
4 18 (12.24%) AngularJS
5 15 (10.20%) Web Services
6 13 (8.84%) Apache Cordova
6 13 (8.84%) XML
7 12 (8.16%) PhoneGap
8 11 (7.48%) REST
9 7 (4.76%) JSON
9 7 (4.76%) Kafka
10 6 (4.08%) Express
10 6 (4.08%) GWT
10 6 (4.08%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.08%) SOAP
10 6 (4.08%) Spring
11 5 (3.40%) Apache Camel
11 5 (3.40%) Middleware
11 5 (3.40%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 14 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.52%) User Experience
4 6 (4.08%) EPoS
5 5 (3.40%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.72%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.56%) Linux
2 7 (4.76%) Windows
3 6 (4.08%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.36%) Android
5 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.36%) CentOS
5 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.36%) Unix
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (62.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (42.18%) Scrum
3 34 (23.13%) Test Automation
4 30 (20.41%) DevOps
5 28 (19.05%) User Stories
6 25 (17.01%) TDD
7 23 (15.65%) SDLC
8 21 (14.29%) Project Management
9 19 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (10.88%) Defect Management
10 16 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (9.52%) Data Integration
11 14 (9.52%) Kanban
12 13 (8.84%) Mobile Application Development
13 12 (8.16%) Product Roadmap
13 12 (8.16%) Test Scripting
14 11 (7.48%) Acceptance Criteria
14 11 (7.48%) Stress Testing
14 11 (7.48%) Validation
15 10 (6.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.33%) SQL
2 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.88%) C#
4 9 (6.12%) Java
4 9 (6.12%) Python
5 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.40%) PHP
7 4 (2.72%) Groovy
8 3 (2.04%) ES6
8 3 (2.04%) ES7
8 3 (2.04%) Ruby
9 2 (1.36%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.40%) Degree
1 5 (3.40%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.72%) CCNA
2 4 (2.72%) CCNP
2 4 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.72%) MCITP
2 4 (2.72%) MCSA
2 4 (2.72%) MCSE
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.72%) VCP6
2 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.04%) ISEB
4 2 (1.36%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) PMP
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) QA
2 8 (5.44%) PMO
3 3 (2.04%) GDPR
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) Docker
2 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (2.72%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.72%) PaperCut
1 4 (2.72%) SCCM
1 4 (2.72%) SCOM
1 4 (2.72%) SCVMM
1 4 (2.72%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.04%) Terraform
3 2 (1.36%) Consul
3 2 (1.36%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.36%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.36%) Packer
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Atlassian
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.16%) Oracle
3 12 (8.16%) SAP
4 11 (7.48%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.44%) Informatica
5 8 (5.44%) Workday
6 7 (4.76%) IBM
6 7 (4.76%) IBM Sterling
7 5 (3.40%) CommVault
7 5 (3.40%) NCR
7 5 (3.40%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.40%) VMware
8 4 (2.72%) Dell
8 4 (2.72%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (2.72%) Google
8 4 (2.72%) hybris
8 4 (2.72%) Juniper
8 4 (2.72%) Polycom
8 4 (2.72%) WatchGuard