Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 65 54
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 67 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.55% 2.42% 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.46% 20.92% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 15
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% +58.33%
10th Percentile £340 £255 £263
90th Percentile £575 £655 £630
South West median daily rate £420 £413 £419
% change year-on-year +1.82% -1.49% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.38 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £38.80 £36.25 £32.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.75 £37.50
South West median hourly rate £43.63 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +17.86% -13.58%

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 244 153 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.56% 11.56% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 104 113
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £394 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +14.13% -9.51%
10th Percentile £329 £308 £271
90th Percentile £584 £593 £510
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.38 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% +7.14% -2.10%
10th Percentile £37.89 £36.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.75 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year -1.11% +6.01% +7.13%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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
Swindon +17 33 £413 +4.43% 4
Corsham +17 23 £481 -14.06% 5
Chippenham +2 1 - - 2
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (56.72%) Confluence
3 32 (47.76%) Atlassian
4 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
5 28 (41.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (40.30%) REST
7 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
8 21 (31.34%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (28.36%) Microservices
10 18 (26.87%) C#
10 18 (26.87%) Finance
10 18 (26.87%) VMware
11 17 (25.37%) Windows
11 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
11 17 (25.37%) Data Centre
12 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
12 16 (23.88%) Reverse Engineering
12 16 (23.88%) Java
13 15 (22.39%) Scrum
13 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
13 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
14 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (20.90%) Cisco
15 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (19.40%) .NET
16 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
16 12 (17.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
16 12 (17.91%) DevOps
16 12 (17.91%) vCenter Server

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 38 (56.72%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Fireworks
1 4 (5.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.97%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) npm
4 1 (1.49%) NuGet
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Firewall
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.48%) DMVPN
2 3 (4.48%) Multicast
2 3 (4.48%) VXLAN
3 2 (2.99%) BGP
3 2 (2.99%) OSPF
3 2 (2.99%) Skype
4 1 (1.49%) DHCP
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.49%) Power BI
2 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
3 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.93%) Bitbucket
5 9 (13.43%) Selenium
6 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.96%) Maven
8 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.97%) Hudson
8 4 (5.97%) JUnit
8 4 (5.97%) SonarQube
8 4 (5.97%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.48%) JMeter
10 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.99%) WebStorm
11 1 (1.49%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Marketing
2 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Electronics
3 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
3 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) PowerShell Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) React Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.97%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Network Design Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.30%) REST
2 13 (19.40%) .NET
3 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
4 7 (10.45%) Node.js
5 6 (8.96%) .NET Core
5 6 (8.96%) Middleware
5 6 (8.96%) Spring
6 5 (7.46%) CSS
6 5 (7.46%) CSS3
6 5 (7.46%) Entity Framework
6 5 (7.46%) HTML
6 5 (7.46%) HTML5
6 5 (7.46%) React
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.97%) Gherkin
7 4 (5.97%) Handlebars
7 4 (5.97%) LESS
7 4 (5.97%) Mustache
7 4 (5.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) iPad
4 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 2 (2.99%) RIA
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) PMI
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (28.36%) Microservices
4 16 (23.88%) Reverse Engineering
5 15 (22.39%) Scrum
6 12 (17.91%) DevOps
6 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (14.93%) NsoIT
8 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.96%) Kanban
10 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.46%) DSDM
11 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
11 5 (7.46%) ITIL
11 5 (7.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) C#
2 16 (23.88%) Java
3 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
4 9 (13.43%) SQL
5 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.97%) ES6
7 2 (2.99%) Java 8
8 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (17.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (14.93%) CCNA
6 9 (13.43%) MCSA
6 9 (13.43%) MCSE
6 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (11.94%) OCA
7 8 (11.94%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (7.46%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.48%) CCIE
9 3 (4.48%) CCNP
10 2 (2.99%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Degree
11 1 (1.49%) CISSP
11 1 (1.49%) CITP
11 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.42%) Docker
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) vCenter Server
2 11 (16.42%) Kubernetes
3 10 (14.93%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.49%) SCCM
5 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Atlassian
2 18 (26.87%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco
4 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.94%) Oracle
6 7 (10.45%) SAP
7 4 (5.97%) Adobe
7 4 (5.97%) Google
8 2 (2.99%) Apigee
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) New Relic
9 1 (1.49%) Splunk
9 1 (1.49%) Tableau