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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 41 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 22 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.23% 3.20% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.29% 25.30% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 6
Median daily rate £493 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.16% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £655 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

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 87 83 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 12.76% 12.63% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 61
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
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 June 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
Corsham +2 12 £560 -13.84%
Swindon 0 1 - - 3
JIRA
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) Confluence
3 19 (57.58%) DevOps
4 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
6 16 (48.48%) Atlassian
7 13 (39.39%) Ansible
8 12 (36.36%) Migration
8 12 (36.36%) Scrum
9 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
9 11 (33.33%) Bitbucket
9 11 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (30.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (30.30%) ITIL
10 10 (30.30%) PMP
10 10 (30.30%) PMI Certification
10 10 (30.30%) Project Management
10 10 (30.30%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (30.30%) MBCS
10 10 (30.30%) Degree
10 10 (30.30%) CITP
10 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
11 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (27.27%) VMware
11 9 (27.27%) Java
12 8 (24.24%) Windows
12 8 (24.24%) Oracle
12 8 (24.24%) Finance
12 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared

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 28 (84.85%) Confluence
2 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.06%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
1 2 (6.06%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) JMeter
5 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.06%) Hudson
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 2 (6.06%) TestPartner
5 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.03%) PVCS
6 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (3.03%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Electronics
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Head of Delivery
1 6 (18.18%) Head of Design
1 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 6 (18.18%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Requirements Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (18.18%) WebCenter
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) REST
3 4 (12.12%) WSDL
3 4 (12.12%) XML
3 4 (12.12%) XSD
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
3 7 (21.21%) PMI
4 4 (12.12%) NHS
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) DevOps
3 12 (36.36%) Migration
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (30.30%) ITIL
5 10 (30.30%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Kanban
6 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Service Management
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.18%) Database Tuning
7 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (18.18%) Microservices
7 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 6 (18.18%) Web Development
7 6 (18.18%) Web Operations
8 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) R
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) Chartered Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) CITP
3 10 (30.30%) Degree
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (30.30%) MBCS
3 10 (30.30%) PMI Certification
3 10 (30.30%) PMP
4 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) HL7
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.18%) Docker
4 2 (6.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Ansible
2 7 (21.21%) Puppet
3 6 (18.18%) Icinga
3 6 (18.18%) Kibana
3 6 (18.18%) logstash
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Atlassian
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 6 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) IBM