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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 28 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing JIRA 19 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.22% 1.32% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.09% 14.29% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £244 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £139 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £271 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.88%
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
86 35 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.63% 9.26% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 28 41
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £210 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -55.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Linux
4 11 (34.38%) Puppet
5 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
7 7 (21.88%) Solaris
7 7 (21.88%) Unix
7 7 (21.88%) DNS
7 7 (21.88%) HP
7 7 (21.88%) EMC
7 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 7 (21.88%) SAN
7 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
7 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
7 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (21.88%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) OSSEC
7 7 (21.88%) Postfix
7 7 (21.88%) Sendmail
7 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
7 7 (21.88%) Open Source
7 7 (21.88%) vSphere
7 7 (21.88%) High Availability
7 7 (21.88%) Splunk

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 4 (12.50%) MS Project Server
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Route 53
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
1 7 (21.88%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
1 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
1 5 (15.63%) Power BI
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) MarkLogic
3 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium
5 2 (6.25%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) CRM Specialist
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Product Owner
5 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) UI Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) WSDL
4 2 (6.25%) ELK Stack
5 1 (3.13%) Ajax
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) Smart Energy
4 2 (6.25%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Solaris
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.88%) Change Control
3 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.88%) High Availability
3 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
3 7 (21.88%) Open Source
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) DevOps
4 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) APMP
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) iptables
1 7 (21.88%) Postfix
1 7 (21.88%) Sendmail
1 7 (21.88%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Puppet
2 7 (21.88%) Cobbler
2 7 (21.88%) OSSEC
3 6 (18.75%) Nagios
4 4 (12.50%) Ansible
4 4 (12.50%) Packer
5 2 (6.25%) Kibana
5 2 (6.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) EMC
2 7 (21.88%) HP
2 7 (21.88%) LogRhythm
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.88%) ServiceNow
2 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
2 7 (21.88%) Splunk
2 7 (21.88%) TippingPoint
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Siebel
4 1 (3.13%) Vertica
4 1 (3.13%) WorldPay