The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 April 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 32 60 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.77% 8.25% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.77% 41.38% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 0
Median daily rate £506 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 104 145 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 18.74% 19.94% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 33
Median daily rate £488 £420 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% +5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £311 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
% change year-on-year - +14.80%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in West Sussex

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in West Sussex

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in West Sussex

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing 0 12 £520 +15.55% 3
Crawley +16 9 £338 -
Gatwick +2 6 - - 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) Scrum
3 35 (51.47%) Confluence
4 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
5 30 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (41.18%) Subversion
7 24 (35.29%) Process Improvement
7 24 (35.29%) REST
8 23 (33.82%) Spring
8 23 (33.82%) Java
9 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
10 21 (30.88%) Ruby
11 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
12 19 (27.94%) Open Source
12 19 (27.94%) Scala
13 18 (26.47%) C#
14 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 16 (23.53%) HTML
15 16 (23.53%) CSS
15 16 (23.53%) Atlassian
15 16 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (23.53%) Coaching
16 15 (22.06%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (22.06%) Play Framework
16 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
16 15 (22.06%) HTML5
16 15 (22.06%) CSS3
16 15 (22.06%) Django
16 15 (22.06%) Guice
16 15 (22.06%) OWASP

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 35 (51.47%) Confluence
2 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.29%) Apache
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (7.35%) SAP Portal
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (7.35%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) HTTP
2 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
2 28 (41.18%) Subversion
3 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 15 (22.06%) Selenium
5 14 (20.59%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (16.18%) JUnit
7 9 (13.24%) WebDriver
8 8 (11.76%) Maven
9 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
9 6 (8.82%) Protractor
9 6 (8.82%) SpecFlow
10 3 (4.41%) FitNesse
10 3 (4.41%) JBehave
10 3 (4.41%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.41%) QADirector
10 3 (4.41%) QARun
10 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.94%) Gatling
12 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Scala Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Requirements Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Tester
6 6 (8.82%) DOORS Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) QC Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.35%) SAP Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Digital Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Lead DevOps
9 3 (4.41%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Scala Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Azure DevOps
10 2 (2.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) REST
2 23 (33.82%) Spring
3 16 (23.53%) CSS
3 16 (23.53%) HTML
4 15 (22.06%) Ajax
4 15 (22.06%) CSS3
4 15 (22.06%) Django
4 15 (22.06%) Guice
4 15 (22.06%) HTML5
4 15 (22.06%) JSON
4 15 (22.06%) Play Framework
4 15 (22.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (22.06%) Web Services
5 14 (20.59%) RESTful
6 12 (17.65%) Akka
7 11 (16.18%) XML
8 9 (13.24%) SOAP
9 8 (11.76%) EJB
9 8 (11.76%) XSD
9 8 (11.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Clustering
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Unix
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 6 (8.82%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) AIX
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Debian
5 1 (1.47%) SUSE
5 1 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) Scrum
3 30 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (35.29%) Process Improvement
5 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
6 19 (27.94%) Open Source
7 16 (23.53%) Coaching
8 15 (22.06%) Configuration Management
8 15 (22.06%) OWASP
8 15 (22.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (22.06%) Web Design
9 13 (19.12%) Requirements Engineering
9 13 (19.12%) Requirements Management
10 11 (16.18%) Test Strategy
11 9 (13.24%) Exploratory Testing
11 9 (13.24%) SDLC
11 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
11 9 (13.24%) Web Development
11 9 (13.24%) Workflow
12 8 (11.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) Ruby
3 19 (27.94%) Scala
4 18 (26.47%) C#
5 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (20.59%) Python
7 10 (14.71%) SQL
8 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 5 (7.35%) ABAP
10 3 (4.41%) C++
10 3 (4.41%) Groovy
11 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.94%) C
11 2 (2.94%) Perl
11 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.47%) Korn
12 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.47%) VB
12 1 (1.47%) VB6
12 1 (1.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) MCSD
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) iptables
2 1 (1.47%) KVM
2 1 (1.47%) LXC
2 1 (1.47%) NFS
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.47%) vSphere
2 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (10.29%) Puppet
3 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.47%) SELinux
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Atlassian
2 15 (22.06%) Google
3 14 (20.59%) CA Agile Central
4 13 (19.12%) CA
4 13 (19.12%) HP
5 12 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 5 (7.35%) Adobe
7 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.35%) webMethods
8 3 (4.41%) VMware
9 1 (1.47%) Citrix
9 1 (1.47%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) SaltStack
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago