Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 48 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 +39
Contract jobs citing JIRA 115 99 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.51% 3.92% 3.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.82% 18.82% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 79 65
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +44.00%
10th Percentile £325 £302 £313
90th Percentile £582 £545 £545
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.25 £39.37
% change year-on-year -0.55% +14.94% -12.51%

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 727 526 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.18% 20.81% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 399 367
Surrey median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £350 £315 £313
90th Percentile £588 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 22
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £38.75 £14.40 £31.25
90th Percentile £50.88 £47.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 August 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 August 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
Redhill +22 21 £475 +18.75% 1
Staines -6 19 £488 -7.14% 2
Reigate -33 10 £463 -9.76% 1
Guildford -11 9 £425 -1.16% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £578 -
Woking +7 5 £425 +3.03% 3
Chertsey - 3 £425 -
Leatherhead -1 1 £450 -14.29% 1
Weybridge -15 1 £375 +87.50% 2
Windlesham - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 - -
Caterham - 1 - -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 81 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (42.61%) Confluence
3 46 (40.00%) Scrum
4 37 (32.17%) Git (software)
5 34 (29.57%) Jenkins
6 33 (28.70%) Java
7 31 (26.96%) Test Automation
8 27 (23.48%) Project Management
9 24 (20.87%) AngularJS
10 22 (19.13%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (17.39%) Oracle
12 19 (16.52%) Kanban
12 19 (16.52%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (16.52%) DevOps
13 18 (15.65%) User Experience
13 18 (15.65%) Degree
13 18 (15.65%) Finance
14 16 (13.91%) Python
15 15 (13.04%) JSON
15 15 (13.04%) TDD
15 15 (13.04%) Spring
15 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (13.04%) JPA
16 14 (12.17%) SQL
16 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (12.17%) Java 8
17 13 (11.30%) BDD
17 13 (11.30%) REST
17 13 (11.30%) .NET

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 49 (42.61%) Confluence
2 11 (9.57%) Apache
2 11 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.35%) SAS
4 4 (3.48%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.61%) Simulink
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.87%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.09%) Force.com
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (5.22%) SaaS
5 5 (4.35%) GitHub
6 4 (3.48%) Azure Functions
6 4 (3.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (3.48%) Serverless
7 3 (2.61%) BrowserStack
8 2 (1.74%) Heroku
8 2 (1.74%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.48%) DHCP
2 4 (3.48%) DNS
3 3 (2.61%) HTTP
3 3 (2.61%) L2TP
3 3 (2.61%) MPLS
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
4 1 (0.87%) WAN
4 1 (0.87%) Wireless
4 1 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.13%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.83%) MySQL
3 9 (7.83%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (5.22%) MySQL Workbench
5 5 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (3.48%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.61%) KNIME
7 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (32.17%) Git (software)
2 34 (29.57%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.30%) Selenium
4 9 (7.83%) Bitbucket
4 9 (7.83%) Subversion
5 8 (6.96%) Artifactory
5 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (6.09%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.09%) Gradle
6 7 (6.09%) JMeter
7 6 (5.22%) JUnit
7 6 (5.22%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.48%) Maven
9 4 (3.48%) RhodeCode
9 4 (3.48%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.61%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Retail
3 6 (5.22%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.74%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Developer
2 15 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.30%) Analyst
4 11 (9.57%) Architect
5 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Product Owner
8 6 (5.22%) Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) JIRA Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) JIRA Specialist
8 6 (5.22%) Salesforce Architect
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Agile Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) AngularJS
2 15 (13.04%) JPA
2 15 (13.04%) JSON
2 15 (13.04%) Spring
3 13 (11.30%) .NET
3 13 (11.30%) Hibernate
3 13 (11.30%) REST
3 13 (11.30%) RESTful
4 12 (10.43%) Kafka
5 11 (9.57%) Apache Camel
5 11 (9.57%) Node.js
5 11 (9.57%) SOAP
6 10 (8.70%) XML
7 8 (6.96%) Web Services
8 7 (6.09%) CSS
8 7 (6.09%) Middleware
8 7 (6.09%) Visualforce
9 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.35%) HTML
9 5 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) User Experience
2 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Wiki
5 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) Life Science
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Linux
2 8 (6.96%) Unix
3 5 (4.35%) CentOS
3 5 (4.35%) Windows
4 2 (1.74%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.87%) VMS
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (70.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.00%) Scrum
3 31 (26.96%) Test Automation
4 27 (23.48%) Project Management
5 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (16.52%) DevOps
6 19 (16.52%) Kanban
7 15 (13.04%) TDD
8 13 (11.30%) BDD
9 12 (10.43%) Migration
9 12 (10.43%) OO
9 12 (10.43%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.57%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.57%) User Stories
11 10 (8.70%) Open Source
11 10 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.70%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.70%) Java
2 16 (13.91%) Python
3 14 (12.17%) Java 8
3 14 (12.17%) SQL
4 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.70%) C#
6 8 (6.96%) C++
6 8 (6.96%) Ruby
7 7 (6.09%) Apex Code
8 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.35%) C
9 4 (3.48%) Perl
9 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.74%) Go
12 1 (0.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.87%) SOQL
12 1 (0.87%) SOSL
12 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.48%) PMP
6 3 (2.61%) ISEB
6 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.61%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) PMO
2 9 (7.83%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.87%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Puppet
2 6 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.35%) Ansible
4 2 (1.74%) Kibana
4 2 (1.74%) logstash
4 2 (1.74%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Oracle
2 13 (11.30%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (10.43%) SAP
4 5 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.48%) Workday
6 3 (2.61%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.61%) MathWorks
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.87%) Apple
8 1 (0.87%) Google
8 1 (0.87%) Klarna
8 1 (0.87%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.87%) PayPal
8 1 (0.87%) Samsung
8 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.87%) WorldPay