Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 80 92
Rank change year-on-year +32 +12 +26
Contract jobs citing JIRA 120 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.04% 1.99% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.91% 11.42% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 27 50
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +20.00%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £312
90th Percentile £575 £562 £475
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +9.50% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +11.80%

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 670 359 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.54% 17.38% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 221 367
Surrey median daily rate £488 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £350 £338 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £541
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 20
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £41.75 £37.25 £36.13
90th Percentile £56.30 £42.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £45.20 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +10.23% -6.82% +17.33%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -13 33 £494 +6.76% 4
Redhill +13 12 £525 -22.22%
Staines -14 8 £413 -
Guildford +3 7 £460 +8.24%
Woking - 5 £305 -
Leatherhead -2 4 £375 -6.25% 1
Oxted - 1 £375 -
Caterham - 1 £525 -
Dorking - 1 £388 -
Epsom - 1 £400 -
Weybridge - 1 £388 -
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 74 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.50%) Finance
3 47 (39.17%) Confluence
4 46 (38.33%) Scrum
5 24 (20.00%) Java
6 22 (18.33%) Test Automation
7 20 (16.67%) DevOps
8 17 (14.17%) Jenkins
8 17 (14.17%) Project Management
9 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (13.33%) Velocity
9 16 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (13.33%) Coaching
10 15 (12.50%) SDLC
10 15 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 15 (12.50%) QA
10 15 (12.50%) Linux
10 15 (12.50%) Python
11 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
11 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (10.83%) Puppet
12 13 (10.83%) Node.js
12 13 (10.83%) HP
13 12 (10.00%) Oracle
13 12 (10.00%) Web Services
13 12 (10.00%) Selenium
14 11 (9.17%) AngularJS
14 11 (9.17%) User Stories
15 10 (8.33%) Defect Management
15 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 47 (39.17%) Confluence
2 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.83%) nginx
3 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Lawson
2 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.67%) GitHub
3 6 (5.00%) Lucidchart
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (3.33%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.67%) Office 365
6 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.83%) Heroku
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) CTI
1 8 (6.67%) VoIP
2 4 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (3.33%) DNS
2 4 (3.33%) HTTP
2 4 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 4 (3.33%) IPsec
2 4 (3.33%) PBX
2 4 (3.33%) RTP
2 4 (3.33%) Softphone
2 4 (3.33%) SSH
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.83%) SMS
3 1 (0.83%) VPLS
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.83%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (14.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.00%) Selenium
4 9 (7.50%) Protractor
5 7 (5.83%) HP UFT
6 5 (4.17%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.33%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.33%) Travis CI
8 3 (2.50%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.50%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.50%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.67%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.83%) Gatling
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.83%) Toad
10 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.83%) YouTrack
General
1 57 (47.50%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Retail
3 3 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.50%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Electronics
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (17.50%) Scrum Master
2 14 (11.67%) Analyst
2 14 (11.67%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Developer
4 9 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.67%) Product Manager
6 7 (5.83%) Administrator
6 7 (5.83%) Angular Developer
6 7 (5.83%) Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (5.83%) Product Owner
6 7 (5.83%) Tester
7 6 (5.00%) Agile Scrum Master
7 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) JIRA Administrator
8 5 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.33%) Velocity
2 13 (10.83%) Node.js
3 12 (10.00%) Web Services
4 11 (9.17%) AngularJS
5 8 (6.67%) CSS
5 8 (6.67%) Sass
6 7 (5.83%) RESTful
7 6 (5.00%) Middleware
8 4 (3.33%) Angular 2
8 4 (3.33%) J2EE
8 4 (3.33%) JTAPI
8 4 (3.33%) LDAP
8 4 (3.33%) RFC 2833
8 4 (3.33%) TAPI
9 3 (2.50%) MCollective
9 3 (2.50%) YAML
10 1 (0.83%) LAMP
10 1 (0.83%) Qt
10 1 (0.83%) SOAP
10 1 (0.83%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) User Experience
3 4 (3.33%) IVR
3 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.83%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Windows
3 5 (4.17%) CentOS
3 5 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.33%) Debian
4 4 (3.33%) Fedora
4 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.50%) Unix
6 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.33%) Scrum
3 22 (18.33%) Test Automation
4 20 (16.67%) DevOps
5 17 (14.17%) Project Management
6 16 (13.33%) Coaching
7 15 (12.50%) SDLC
7 15 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.17%) User Stories
9 10 (8.33%) Defect Management
9 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.50%) Kanban
11 8 (6.67%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.83%) Dependency Management
12 7 (5.83%) Integration Testing
12 7 (5.83%) ITSM
12 7 (5.83%) Test Scripting
12 7 (5.83%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (5.83%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.00%) Java
2 15 (12.50%) Python
3 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.50%) Perl
4 9 (7.50%) Ruby
5 7 (5.83%) SQL
6 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.50%) C#
6 3 (2.50%) Groovy
7 2 (1.67%) C
7 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (2.50%) Degree
4 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) APMP
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) QA
2 8 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.67%) PMO
3 4 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.33%) MiFID
3 4 (3.33%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Docker
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) Puppet
2 9 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.00%) Ansible
4 4 (3.33%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.83%) Consul
6 1 (0.83%) Grafana
6 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.83%) Mesos
6 1 (0.83%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) HP
2 12 (10.00%) Oracle
3 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.83%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.00%) Workday
6 5 (4.17%) VMware
7 4 (3.33%) Avaya
7 4 (3.33%) Cisco
7 4 (3.33%) Citrix
7 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.33%) Verint
8 2 (1.67%) SAP
8 2 (1.67%) Wyse
9 1 (0.83%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.83%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.83%) New Relic
9 1 (0.83%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.83%) Splunk