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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 34 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.60% 1.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.39% 14.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £315 £378 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 79 34 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 22.83% 10.53% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 18
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 16 (72.73%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Confluence
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle
4 13 (59.09%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (54.55%) Ansible
5 12 (54.55%) Docker
5 12 (54.55%) DevOps
6 11 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (36.36%) Web Operations
7 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Web Development
8 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 7 (31.82%) Icinga
8 7 (31.82%) logstash
8 7 (31.82%) Amazon Linux
8 7 (31.82%) Kibana
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
8 7 (31.82%) Database Tuning
8 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 7 (31.82%) WebCenter

JIRA
Top Related 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 15 (68.18%) Confluence
2 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 4 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (18.18%) Route 53
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) DMZ
2 2 (9.09%) PuTTY
2 2 (9.09%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 4 (18.18%) Artifactory
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
4 4 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) JMeter
6 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
7 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) WebOps Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (31.82%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) CESG
1 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) CentOS
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) CoreOS
6 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Web Operations
4 7 (31.82%) Database Tuning
4 7 (31.82%) Microservices
4 7 (31.82%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Python
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISEB
2 4 (18.18%) CISA
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) IIBA
3 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Docker
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) LXC
3 4 (18.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Ansible
2 7 (31.82%) Icinga
2 7 (31.82%) Kibana
2 7 (31.82%) logstash
3 5 (22.73%) Nagios
4 4 (18.18%) OSSEC
4 4 (18.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Atlassian
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) New Relic
4 2 (9.09%) Informatica