The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 28 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.

Atlassian JIRA
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 36 59
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 11 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.71% 3.82% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.58% 37.88% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 4
Median daily rate £275 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +32.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £330 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £525 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +0.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 104 66 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 16.20% 10.09% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 39 38
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 £315 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Wiltshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Wiltshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Swindon +4 9 £315 -19.23% 1
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) Confluence
3 18 (52.94%) Java
4 16 (47.06%) Ansible
4 16 (47.06%) Docker
5 15 (44.12%) DevOps
5 15 (44.12%) Linux
6 14 (41.18%) Oracle
7 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (32.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
9 11 (32.35%) SQL
9 11 (32.35%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
11 8 (23.53%) Terraform
11 8 (23.53%) Web Operations
11 8 (23.53%) Windows
11 8 (23.53%) Python
11 8 (23.53%) Performance Testing
12 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
12 7 (20.59%) Web Development
12 7 (20.59%) Database Tuning
12 7 (20.59%) WebCenter
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
12 7 (20.59%) Icinga
12 7 (20.59%) Microservices
12 7 (20.59%) Kibana

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 26 (76.47%) Confluence
2 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Slack
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
4 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (11.76%) Route 53
4 4 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) DMZ
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) PuTTY
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Artifactory
3 4 (11.76%) Bitbucket
3 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) SonarQube
3 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (11.76%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.88%) JMeter
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) PVCS
6 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (23.53%) WebOps Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Java Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (20.59%) WebCenter
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
4 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) CESG
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (14.71%) CentOS
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) CoreOS
6 2 (5.88%) Debian
6 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) DevOps
3 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (23.53%) Performance Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Web Operations
5 7 (20.59%) Database Tuning
5 7 (20.59%) Microservices
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) Open Source
8 4 (11.76%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.76%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) C
7 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (14.71%) ISEB
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) CISA
3 4 (11.76%) CISSP
3 4 (11.76%) IIBA
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Docker
2 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.76%) LXC
3 4 (11.76%) VirtualBox
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Ansible
2 8 (23.53%) Terraform
3 7 (20.59%) Icinga
3 7 (20.59%) Kibana
3 7 (20.59%) logstash
4 5 (14.71%) Nagios
5 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (11.76%) OSSEC
5 4 (11.76%) Packer
5 4 (11.76%) Puppet
6 3 (8.82%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
2 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) New Relic
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) IFS
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
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