The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 1.98% 11.19% 6.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 66.67% 53.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 9
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
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 Winchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3 30 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 2.97% 20.98% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 16
Median daily rate £450 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Winchester

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 Winchester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (54.55%) Smart Meter
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
4 3 (27.27%) Ansible
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Local Government
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) OSGi
3 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Smart Meter
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
2 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Case Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) SFIA
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Consul
2 2 (18.18%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy