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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 27 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.27% 3.46% 4.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 16.87% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 12
Median daily rate £475 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £370 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.15% -28.88%
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
56 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.30% 20.49% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 35
Median daily rate £388 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £34.50 £60.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Talend
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 6 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) LogRhythm
5 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (21.43%) ETL Development
5 3 (21.43%) iptables
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (21.43%) Change Control
5 3 (21.43%) Cobbler
5 3 (21.43%) Puppet
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Splunk
5 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) OSSEC
5 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Postfix
5 3 (21.43%) Sendmail

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 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Appium
2 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JBehave
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Talend Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Solaris
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) ETL Development
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) iptables
1 3 (21.43%) Postfix
1 3 (21.43%) Sendmail
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cobbler
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) OSSEC
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Talend
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) LogRhythm
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
4 2 (14.29%) webMethods
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) SAP