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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 26 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.15% 3.35% 4.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.00% 17.33% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 12
Median daily rate £450 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £359 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £388 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%

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
50 75 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.48% 19.33% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 43 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Big Data
4 6 (33.33%) Talend
4 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
7 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (11.11%) Tableau
8 2 (11.11%) SaaS
8 2 (11.11%) Confluence
8 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (11.11%) Spotfire
8 2 (11.11%) Selenium

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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Jupyter
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Spotfire
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Appium
5 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) JBehave
5 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Talend Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Report Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Celery
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Test Management
8 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Talend
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Tableau
2 2 (11.11%) webMethods
3 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) PagerDuty
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
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