Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 49 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 +38
Contract jobs citing JIRA 162 115 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.89% 4.06% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.21% 17.69% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 102 50
Surrey median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £325 £328 £313
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate £57.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £56.25 £41.25 £46.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £51.25 £31.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +65.32% -27.06% +6.25%

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 698 650 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.09% 22.94% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 517 255
Surrey median daily rate £475 £465 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +13.41% -2.38%
10th Percentile £350 £337 £317
90th Percentile £596 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 23
Surrey median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +9.76% -11.35%
10th Percentile £44.00 £41.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £57.25 £50.75 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.76% -3.53%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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
Reigate -24 17 £444 -13.41% 3
Woking +12 16 £550 +77.42% 3
Redhill +8 16 £500 -4.76% 1
Guildford -10 13 £425 -7.61% 4
Chertsey - 13 £394 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 10 £578 -
Staines -4 7 £425 -29.17% 1
Camberley - 6 £531 - 1
Godalming - 2 £370 -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 122 (75.31%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (43.21%) Confluence
3 53 (32.72%) Test Automation
4 47 (29.01%) Scrum
5 45 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 44 (27.16%) Node.js
7 43 (26.54%) Git (software)
8 38 (23.46%) QA
9 37 (22.84%) Docker
10 31 (19.14%) User Experience
11 26 (16.05%) Atlassian
12 25 (15.43%) Finance
13 24 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (14.81%) Jenkins
13 24 (14.81%) User Stories
14 23 (14.20%) Linux
15 22 (13.58%) CSS
15 22 (13.58%) Java
15 22 (13.58%) JavaScript
15 22 (13.58%) JMeter
15 22 (13.58%) Project Management
16 21 (12.96%) Test Scripting
16 21 (12.96%) Selenium
16 21 (12.96%) BDD
16 21 (12.96%) Front End Development
17 20 (12.35%) BrowserStack
17 20 (12.35%) Cucumber
17 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (11.73%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (11.73%) SQL

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 70 (43.21%) Confluence
2 6 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.09%) Drupal
3 5 (3.09%) SAS
4 4 (2.47%) Apache
4 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.85%) CMS
6 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.23%) CICS
6 2 (1.23%) JBoss
6 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.62%) nginx
7 1 (0.62%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (6.79%) MS Visio
4 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.23%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP CRM
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (12.35%) BrowserStack
2 18 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.02%) Lucidchart
4 11 (6.79%) Heroku
5 7 (4.32%) npm
6 6 (3.70%) GitHub
6 6 (3.70%) SaaS
7 5 (3.09%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (2.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (1.85%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.23%) Azure Functions
10 2 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.23%) Office 365
10 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.23%) Serverless
10 2 (1.23%) Slack
11 1 (0.62%) Apple Pay
11 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.62%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) DHCP
1 8 (4.94%) DNS
1 8 (4.94%) HTTP
1 8 (4.94%) L2TP
1 8 (4.94%) MPLS
1 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.23%) Firewall
2 2 (1.23%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.23%) SAN
2 2 (1.23%) VoIP
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.73%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.32%) MySQL
3 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.09%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (2.47%) Big Data
6 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (1.85%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.85%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.23%) DB2
7 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.23%) Power BI
8 1 (0.62%) GIS
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (26.54%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 22 (13.58%) JMeter
4 21 (12.96%) Selenium
5 20 (12.35%) Cucumber
6 15 (9.26%) Jasmine
7 14 (8.64%) Protractor
7 14 (8.64%) SoapUI
7 14 (8.64%) Travis CI
8 11 (6.79%) JUnit
8 11 (6.79%) Maven
9 10 (6.17%) Bitbucket
10 8 (4.94%) Grunt
11 7 (4.32%) Gatling
11 7 (4.32%) gulp
11 7 (4.32%) Mocha
11 7 (4.32%) NeoLoad
11 7 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (4.32%) Vagrant
12 6 (3.70%) TestNG
General
1 25 (15.43%) Finance
2 15 (9.26%) Retail
3 11 (6.79%) Banking
4 4 (2.47%) Legal
5 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (40.12%) Developer
2 27 (16.67%) Analyst
3 19 (11.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (9.88%) Business Analyst
5 13 (8.02%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.02%) Tester
6 11 (6.79%) Angular Developer
6 11 (6.79%) Consultant
7 8 (4.94%) Digital Project Manager
7 8 (4.94%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Node.js Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.32%) Automation Tester
8 7 (4.32%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.32%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (4.32%) Digital Business Analyst
8 7 (4.32%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.70%) JIRA Specialist
9 6 (3.70%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.78%) AngularJS
2 44 (27.16%) Node.js
3 22 (13.58%) CSS
4 17 (10.49%) HTML
4 17 (10.49%) Sass
5 14 (8.64%) REST
6 11 (6.79%) Web Services
7 8 (4.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (4.94%) Spring
7 8 (4.94%) XML
8 7 (4.32%) .NET
8 7 (4.32%) SOAP
8 7 (4.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (3.70%) Angular 2
9 6 (3.70%) JPA
9 6 (3.70%) JSON
9 6 (3.70%) Kafka
9 6 (3.70%) RAML
10 5 (3.09%) Drush
10 5 (3.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.14%) User Experience
2 17 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.20%) Linux
2 6 (3.70%) Android
3 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.23%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) CentOS
5 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (75.31%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.72%) Test Automation
3 47 (29.01%) Scrum
4 24 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (14.81%) User Stories
5 22 (13.58%) Project Management
6 21 (12.96%) BDD
6 21 (12.96%) Front End Development
6 21 (12.96%) Test Scripting
7 16 (9.88%) DevOps
7 16 (9.88%) E-Commerce
8 15 (9.26%) Open Source
9 14 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.64%) TDD
10 13 (8.02%) Analytics
10 13 (8.02%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.02%) Test Management
11 12 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.58%) Java
1 22 (13.58%) JavaScript
2 19 (11.73%) SQL
3 17 (10.49%) Python
4 11 (6.79%) C++
5 8 (4.94%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.94%) C
5 8 (4.94%) Java 8
6 7 (4.32%) C#
6 7 (4.32%) Ruby
6 7 (4.32%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.23%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.23%) COBOL
7 2 (1.23%) Go
7 2 (1.23%) Groovy
7 2 (1.23%) Perl
7 2 (1.23%) PL/1
7 2 (1.23%) REXX
7 2 (1.23%) VB
7 2 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.79%) Degree
4 6 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.09%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) CCNA
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.23%) MCITP
6 2 (1.23%) MCSA
6 2 (1.23%) MCSE
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PMP
6 2 (1.23%) VCP6
6 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.46%) QA
2 17 (10.49%) PMO
3 3 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.62%) MiFID
4 1 (0.62%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (22.84%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) ACF2
2 2 (1.23%) HDFS
2 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.23%) RACF
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.64%) Puppet
2 8 (4.94%) HP ALM
3 7 (4.32%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.85%) Ansible
4 3 (1.85%) Grafana
4 3 (1.85%) Graphite
5 2 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.23%) PaperCut
5 2 (1.23%) SCCM
5 2 (1.23%) SCOM
5 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.62%) Consul
6 1 (0.62%) Kibana
6 1 (0.62%) logstash
6 1 (0.62%) Packer
6 1 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (16.05%) Atlassian
2 11 (6.79%) SAP
3 9 (5.56%) Adobe
3 9 (5.56%) hybris
3 9 (5.56%) Workday
4 8 (4.94%) HP
5 7 (4.32%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 7 (4.32%) MuleSoft
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle
6 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.47%) Planview
8 3 (1.85%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.85%) Google
9 2 (1.23%) Dell
9 2 (1.23%) Meraki
9 2 (1.23%) Polycom
9 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.23%) VMware
9 2 (1.23%) WatchGuard