Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 61 98
Rank change year-on-year +16 +37 +3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 115 72 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.12% 3.11% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.91% 17.60% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 57 33
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +13.92%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £343
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £39.37 £39.69
% change year-on-year -8.56% -0.79% -2.01%

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 642 409 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.99% 17.69% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 283 332
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £336 £313 £306
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 9
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £14.80 £37.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.60 £46.00 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 - 33 £513 -
Redhill +1 13 £525 -
Leatherhead 0 9 £488 +21.88% 1
Guildford -1 5 £488 +14.71% 6
Woking - 5 £375 - 2
Staines -8 2 £600 +20.00%
Epsom - 2 £463 -
Dorking - 1 £388 -
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Weybridge - 1 £200 -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 68 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (53.04%) Confluence
3 57 (49.57%) Finance
4 50 (43.48%) Scrum
5 34 (29.57%) Coaching
6 32 (27.83%) Velocity
6 32 (27.83%) Java
7 23 (20.00%) DevOps
8 22 (19.13%) Oracle
8 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
9 20 (17.39%) Linux
10 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
11 18 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (14.78%) Oracle Database
13 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
13 16 (13.91%) Puppet
14 15 (13.04%) Jenkins
14 15 (13.04%) HP
15 13 (11.30%) Configuration Management
15 13 (11.30%) Ansible
16 12 (10.43%) Defect Management
16 12 (10.43%) Atlassian
17 11 (9.57%) Ubuntu
18 10 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
18 10 (8.70%) Test Automation
18 10 (8.70%) V-Model
18 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (8.70%) Project Management
19 9 (7.83%) ISTQB
19 9 (7.83%) QA

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 61 (53.04%) Confluence
2 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.48%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) JBoss
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Lawson
2 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (6.09%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.09%) Serverless
4 1 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.87%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (3.48%) CTI
1 4 (3.48%) DNS
1 4 (3.48%) HTTP
1 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
1 4 (3.48%) IPsec
1 4 (3.48%) LDAP
1 4 (3.48%) PBX
1 4 (3.48%) RTP
1 4 (3.48%) Softphone
1 4 (3.48%) SSH
1 4 (3.48%) VoIP
2 2 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.87%) VPLS
3 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.78%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.96%) MySQL
3 7 (6.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.61%) Big Data
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.87%) DataStax
6 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.87%) HBase
6 1 (0.87%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.87%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.96%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.35%) Selenium
4 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.35%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.61%) TestRail
5 3 (2.61%) Toad
6 2 (1.74%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.87%) Arquillian
7 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.87%) Mockito
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.87%) Protractor
7 1 (0.87%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.87%) Travis CI
General
1 57 (49.57%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Electronics
4 4 (3.48%) Marketing
5 3 (2.61%) Advertising
5 3 (2.61%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Automotive
7 1 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.30%) Scrum Master
2 14 (12.17%) Analyst
3 11 (9.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (6.96%) Administrator
4 8 (6.96%) Defect Manager
4 8 (6.96%) Tester
5 7 (6.09%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.09%) JIRA Administrator
5 7 (6.09%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (5.22%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.35%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (4.35%) Architect
7 5 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.48%) Platform Architect
8 4 (3.48%) Product Owner
8 4 (3.48%) Project Administrator
8 4 (3.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.83%) Velocity
2 7 (6.09%) Web Services
3 5 (4.35%) RESTful
4 4 (3.48%) JTAPI
4 4 (3.48%) RFC 2833
4 4 (3.48%) TAPI
5 3 (2.61%) .NET
5 3 (2.61%) J2EE
5 3 (2.61%) REST
6 2 (1.74%) Spring
7 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.87%) GWT
7 1 (0.87%) Kafka
7 1 (0.87%) Middleware
7 1 (0.87%) Node.js
7 1 (0.87%) Qt
7 1 (0.87%) React
7 1 (0.87%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.87%) TinkerPop
7 1 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Linux
2 11 (9.57%) Ubuntu
3 7 (6.09%) CentOS
3 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Windows
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.48%) Debian
5 4 (3.48%) Fedora
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (43.48%) Scrum
3 34 (29.57%) Coaching
4 23 (20.00%) DevOps
5 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
6 13 (11.30%) Configuration Management
7 12 (10.43%) Defect Management
8 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.70%) Project Management
8 10 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 10 (8.70%) V-Model
9 9 (7.83%) Test Planning
10 8 (6.96%) Kanban
10 8 (6.96%) SDLC
11 7 (6.09%) Application Performance Management
11 7 (6.09%) Performance Management
11 7 (6.09%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (6.09%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (6.09%) Workflow
12 6 (5.22%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.83%) Java
2 8 (6.96%) SQL
3 5 (4.35%) Perl
4 4 (3.48%) Python
4 4 (3.48%) Ruby
5 2 (1.74%) C#
5 2 (1.74%) Groovy
5 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.87%) C
6 1 (0.87%) C++
6 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.87%) PHP
6 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.09%) ISEB
2 7 (6.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.74%) Degree
3 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 6 (5.22%) PMO
3 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.48%) MiFID
3 4 (3.48%) PA-DSS
3 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.87%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Docker
2 4 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (13.91%) Puppet
2 13 (11.30%) Ansible
3 10 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.09%) Pingdom
5 5 (4.35%) Terraform
6 4 (3.48%) Consul
6 4 (3.48%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.87%) Grafana
7 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.87%) Mesos
Vendors
1 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
1 22 (19.13%) Oracle
2 15 (13.04%) HP
3 12 (10.43%) Atlassian
4 8 (6.96%) AppDynamics
5 7 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (5.22%) PagerDuty
6 6 (5.22%) Workday
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco
7 4 (3.48%) Citrix
7 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.48%) VMware
8 2 (1.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.87%) Google
9 1 (0.87%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.87%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.87%) hybris