Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 31 86
Rank change year-on-year -10 +55 -25
Contract jobs citing JIRA 59 97 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.43% 6.83% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.69% 35.66% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 3
West Sussex median daily rate £500 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +60.00% -39.76%
10th Percentile £343 £286 £225
90th Percentile £543 £498 £275
South East median daily rate £421 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +5.31% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 239 272 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 21.99% 19.14% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 117 70
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £388 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +11.91% -0.72%
10th Percentile £330 £284 £225
90th Percentile £550 £501 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.13% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.26% - -
South East median hourly rate £44.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.67% +12.50% -5.88%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Worthing -5 24 £520 +15.56%
Gatwick +8 10 - -
Crawley +6 9 £338 -16.67% 3
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 54 (91.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (61.02%) Git (software)
4 34 (57.63%) Confluence
4 34 (57.63%) Subversion
5 32 (54.24%) REST
6 31 (52.54%) Spring
7 29 (49.15%) Scrum
7 29 (49.15%) Test Automation
8 22 (37.29%) Ruby
8 22 (37.29%) Java
9 21 (35.59%) HTML
9 21 (35.59%) CSS
9 21 (35.59%) HTTP
9 21 (35.59%) Ajax
9 21 (35.59%) Web Design
9 21 (35.59%) Google
9 21 (35.59%) Ruby on Rails
9 21 (35.59%) JSON
9 21 (35.59%) Django
9 21 (35.59%) Scala
9 21 (35.59%) Guice
9 21 (35.59%) OWASP
9 21 (35.59%) HTML5
9 21 (35.59%) Open Source
9 21 (35.59%) CSS3
9 21 (35.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (35.59%) Play Framework
9 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
10 20 (33.90%) Process Improvement

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 34 (57.63%) Confluence
2 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
3 8 (13.56%) Apache
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.69%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.69%) Flinto
1 1 (1.69%) InVision
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) HTTP
2 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.69%) BODI
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (61.02%) Git (software)
2 34 (57.63%) Subversion
3 15 (25.42%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
5 11 (18.64%) JUnit
6 10 (16.95%) Maven
7 5 (8.47%) Selenium
8 4 (6.78%) Protractor
8 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
11 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.69%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (1.69%) Rational Rose
11 1 (1.69%) Toad
11 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Scala Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Requirements Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Java Developer
5 10 (16.95%) DOORS Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) QC Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) XML Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Java Scala Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) REST
2 31 (52.54%) Spring
3 21 (35.59%) Ajax
3 21 (35.59%) CSS
3 21 (35.59%) CSS3
3 21 (35.59%) Django
3 21 (35.59%) Guice
3 21 (35.59%) HTML
3 21 (35.59%) HTML5
3 21 (35.59%) JSON
3 21 (35.59%) Play Framework
3 21 (35.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (30.51%) Akka
5 14 (23.73%) RESTful
5 14 (23.73%) Spring MVC
6 12 (20.34%) Web Services
7 10 (16.95%) SOAP
7 10 (16.95%) XML
7 10 (16.95%) XSD
7 10 (16.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Blog
2 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (91.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (49.15%) Scrum
3 29 (49.15%) Test Automation
4 21 (35.59%) Open Source
4 21 (35.59%) OWASP
4 21 (35.59%) Responsive Web Design
4 21 (35.59%) Web Design
5 20 (33.90%) Process Improvement
6 17 (28.81%) Coaching
7 16 (27.12%) MVC
8 14 (23.73%) Configuration Management
8 14 (23.73%) Requirements Engineering
8 14 (23.73%) Requirements Management
9 11 (18.64%) Web Development
10 10 (16.95%) SDLC
11 9 (15.25%) Workflow
12 8 (13.56%) SOA
13 7 (11.86%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 6 (10.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Java
1 22 (37.29%) Ruby
2 21 (35.59%) Scala
3 15 (25.42%) C#
4 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.73%) Python
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
6 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.08%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) ABAP
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Groovy
9 1 (1.69%) VB
9 1 (1.69%) VB6
9 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) MCSD
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) iptables
2 1 (1.69%) KVM
2 1 (1.69%) LXC
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Google
2 15 (25.42%) Atlassian
2 15 (25.42%) CA Agile Central
3 14 (23.73%) CA
3 14 (23.73%) HP
4 11 (18.64%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) Sybase
7 1 (1.69%) webMethods
7 1 (1.69%) Zoho