The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 4 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 3.90% 3.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 19.05% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 18
Median daily rate £358 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £325 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +25.00%
JIRA
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 105 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.97% 20.47% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 68 73
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridge region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 14 (63.64%) Puppet
4 12 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) Unix
6 10 (45.45%) Windows
6 10 (45.45%) Solaris
6 10 (45.45%) ITIL
6 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
6 10 (45.45%) HP
6 10 (45.45%) EMC
6 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
6 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (45.45%) Firewall
6 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
6 10 (45.45%) High Availability
6 10 (45.45%) Splunk
6 10 (45.45%) Postfix
6 10 (45.45%) Sendmail
6 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
6 10 (45.45%) Open Source
6 10 (45.45%) vSphere
6 10 (45.45%) OSSEC
6 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
6 10 (45.45%) TippingPoint

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.09%) MarkLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Neo4j
3 2 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (31.82%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (13.64%) Product Owner
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) ELK Stack
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) WSDL
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Smart Energy
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Solaris
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 10 (45.45%) Change Control
3 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (45.45%) High Availability
3 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 10 (45.45%) Open Source
3 10 (45.45%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Product Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (13.64%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) APMP
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) iptables
1 10 (45.45%) Postfix
1 10 (45.45%) Sendmail
1 10 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (45.45%) vSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Puppet
2 10 (45.45%) Cobbler
2 10 (45.45%) OSSEC
3 9 (40.91%) Nagios
4 4 (18.18%) Ansible
4 4 (18.18%) Packer
5 2 (9.09%) Kibana
5 2 (9.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) EMC
1 10 (45.45%) HP
1 10 (45.45%) LogRhythm
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 10 (45.45%) ServiceNow
1 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
1 10 (45.45%) Splunk
1 10 (45.45%) TippingPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com