Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 21 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 55 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 +7 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 29 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.03% 1.18% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.88% 6.61% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 6
Swindon median daily rate £400 £500 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +70.21% -
10th Percentile £313 £371 £241
90th Percentile £471 £575 £419
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £488 £300
% change year-on-year -17.95% +62.50% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 104 121 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.44% 17.85% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 87 60
Swindon median daily rate £385 £355 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.45% -6.89% +1.67%
10th Percentile £310 £308 £287
90th Percentile £500 £528 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% +31.58%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Swindon

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Swindon.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Swindon

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 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 Swindon region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Confluence
3 12 (41.38%) Scrum
3 12 (41.38%) DevOps
4 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
5 9 (31.03%) User Stories
6 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
6 8 (27.59%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
6 8 (27.59%) Coaching
6 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Thinking
7 7 (24.14%) User Experience
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.69%) Selenium
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (20.69%) Project Management
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
8 6 (20.69%) Case Management
9 5 (17.24%) C#
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (58.62%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.45%) Route 53
3 1 (3.45%) Serverless
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (10.34%) Power BI
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Delivery Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) ETL Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) JIRA Developer
8 1 (3.45%) JIRA Expert
8 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Expert
8 1 (3.45%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
1 6 (20.69%) HTML5
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) WCF
4 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
5 2 (6.90%) WebCenter
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) CoreOS
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) User Stories
4 8 (27.59%) Analytical Thinking
4 8 (27.59%) Coaching
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Kanban
4 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Case Management
5 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) ETL
7 4 (13.79%) Database Tuning
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) GlusterFS
3 1 (3.45%) iptables
3 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Icinga
2 2 (6.90%) Kibana
2 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) logstash
3 1 (3.45%) Ganglia
3 1 (3.45%) OSSEC
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.90%) Talend
4 1 (3.45%) New Relic
4 1 (3.45%) Sencha