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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 77 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 33 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.76% 1.82% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.16% 9.45% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 9
Median daily rate £425 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  

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 233 254 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.48% 19.29% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 186 127
Median daily rate £413 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -7 5 £350 -17.64% 1
Staines -4 4 £525 -4.54% 3
Guildford - 4 £425 - 1
Camberley +4 1 £565 -4.23%
Reigate -12 1 £463 +11.44%
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Python
2 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
2 17 (36.96%) Confluence
2 17 (36.96%) DevOps
3 16 (34.78%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 11 (23.91%) Selenium
5 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 10 (21.74%) Java
6 10 (21.74%) Puppet
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
7 9 (19.57%) Docker
7 9 (19.57%) SDLC
7 9 (19.57%) Defect Management
7 9 (19.57%) HP
7 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
8 8 (17.39%) ISEB
8 8 (17.39%) HP UFT
8 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle
9 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
9 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
9 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
9 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Groovy

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 17 (36.96%) Confluence
2 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.70%) GitHub
3 4 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Asana
4 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) CTI
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) NAS
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) LTE
3 1 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.17%) SNMP
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.91%) Selenium
4 8 (17.39%) HP UFT
5 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
7 4 (8.70%) git-flow
7 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (6.52%) Subversion
9 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
9 2 (4.35%) Zephyr
10 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.17%) NUnit
10 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.52%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
2 4 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.52%) WCF
4 2 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) HTML5
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) ActiveX
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.17%) Ninject
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.17%) XHTML
5 1 (2.17%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) IVR
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) W3C
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) DevOps
3 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) Defect Management
4 9 (19.57%) SDLC
4 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
6 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Python
2 10 (21.74%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) Groovy
4 4 (8.70%) Ruby
5 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) SQL
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
2 8 (17.39%) ISEB
3 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Degree
5 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) ISO26262
3 1 (2.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) XenServer
4 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Rsyslog
3 4 (8.70%) Kibana
3 4 (8.70%) logstash
4 3 (6.52%) Ansible
5 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.17%) Consul
6 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.17%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.17%) Packer
6 1 (2.17%) Terraform
6 1 (2.17%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.70%) LANDesk
3 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.17%) Avaya
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Infor
6 1 (2.17%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.17%) Verint
Leatherhead, Surrey
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Comptetive Day Rate - 3 month contract with likely extensions
Posted: 14 days ago