Period
to 19 January 2019

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 6 months to 19 January 2019 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
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 43 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 +24
Contract jobs citing JIRA 80 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.31% 3.72% 2.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.67% 32.03% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 22
Wiltshire median daily rate £478 £415 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.06% -5.14% +26.81%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £395
90th Percentile £625 £590 £575
South West median daily rate £434 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +3.27% +1.82% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £44.42 - £39.50

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 300 128 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.18% 11.60% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 100 141
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £625 £601 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
10th Percentile £38.80 - £13.25
90th Percentile £48.40 - £41.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 £41.75
% change year-on-year +9.36% -1.44% -0.12%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Corsham +16 42 £500 - 5
Swindon -28 28 £438 +7.36% 2
Chippenham - 1 - - 1
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 57 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (70.00%) Confluence
3 51 (63.75%) Security Cleared
4 44 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 38 (47.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 37 (46.25%) Atlassian
7 31 (38.75%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (35.00%) VMware
9 25 (31.25%) Windows
10 24 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 24 (30.00%) Data Centre
11 22 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (26.25%) Finance
12 21 (26.25%) Windows Server
13 20 (25.00%) PowerShell
14 19 (23.75%) Cisco
14 19 (23.75%) vCenter Server
14 19 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 18 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (21.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 16 (20.00%) C#
18 15 (18.75%) NsoIT
18 15 (18.75%) .NET
19 14 (17.50%) SQL
19 14 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
19 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
20 13 (16.25%) REST

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 56 (70.00%) Confluence
2 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) HipChat
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.75%) GitHub
3 6 (7.50%) SaaS
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.75%) Sauce Labs
6 2 (2.50%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.50%) IaaS
6 2 (2.50%) PaaS
7 1 (1.25%) Apigee
7 1 (1.25%) npm
7 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Firewall
1 8 (10.00%) Skype
2 5 (6.25%) BGP
2 5 (6.25%) OSPF
3 4 (5.00%) SAN
3 4 (5.00%) VSAN
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.75%) DHCP
4 3 (3.75%) DMVPN
4 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 3 (3.75%) Multicast
4 3 (3.75%) VXLAN
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (47.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.25%) Selenium
4 8 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.50%) Hudson
5 6 (7.50%) JMeter
6 3 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.25%) Babel
7 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.25%) GitLab
7 1 (1.25%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.25%) TestRail
7 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 13 (16.25%) Marketing
4 10 (12.50%) Electronics
4 10 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Military
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) Architect
4 11 (13.75%) Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 8 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Network Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Network Design Architect
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Manager
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (7.50%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Tester
9 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.25%) PowerShell Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Network Technical Architect
10 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
11 3 (3.75%) .NET Architect
11 3 (3.75%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.75%) .NET
2 13 (16.25%) REST
3 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
4 8 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (10.00%) Web Services
5 6 (7.50%) .NET Core
5 6 (7.50%) WCF
6 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.00%) Node.js
7 3 (3.75%) Spine.js
8 2 (2.50%) Middleware
9 1 (1.25%) Ajax
9 1 (1.25%) CSS
9 1 (1.25%) JSON
9 1 (1.25%) LAMP
9 1 (1.25%) LESS
9 1 (1.25%) Sass
9 1 (1.25%) SOAP
9 1 (1.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) PKI
4 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.75%) Replication
5 3 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.50%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) PMI
6 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.25%) Derivative
7 1 (1.25%) Fintech
7 1 (1.25%) NHS
7 1 (1.25%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 19 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (18.75%) NsoIT
6 14 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (16.25%) DevOps
7 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
8 12 (15.00%) Kanban
8 12 (15.00%) Programme Management
9 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (12.50%) Scrum
10 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
11 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
12 8 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
13 7 (8.75%) Microservices
13 7 (8.75%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (20.00%) C#
3 14 (17.50%) SQL
4 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.25%) Java
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) ES6
6 1 (1.25%) ES7
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Security Cleared
2 44 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (21.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (13.75%) CCNA
5 11 (13.75%) MCSA
5 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (12.50%) MCSE
7 8 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 8 (10.00%) OCA
7 8 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (8.75%) CCIE
8 7 (8.75%) CCNP
9 4 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Degree
11 2 (2.50%) APMP
11 2 (2.50%) CISSP
11 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) PMO
3 1 (1.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.50%) Docker
3 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) vCenter Server
2 9 (11.25%) PowerCLI
3 7 (8.75%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (7.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.75%) SCCM
6 2 (2.50%) Ansible
6 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.25%) Terraform
7 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) Atlassian
2 28 (35.00%) VMware
3 19 (23.75%) Cisco
4 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.75%) SAP
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (1.25%) Apple
7 1 (1.25%) Dell
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) IBM
7 1 (1.25%) QNAP
7 1 (1.25%) Veeam
7 1 (1.25%) WSO2