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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.98% 5.79% 2.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 24.14% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 10
Median daily rate £425 £310 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £325 £404
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 £39.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -0.62%
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
42 116 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.77% 23.97% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 74 56
Median daily rate £388 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
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
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 September 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 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Puppet
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 10 (55.56%) ITIL
5 10 (55.56%) Unix
5 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (55.56%) HP
5 10 (55.56%) EMC
5 10 (55.56%) SAN
5 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 10 (55.56%) DNS
5 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
5 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (55.56%) Firewall
5 10 (55.56%) High Availability
5 10 (55.56%) Splunk
5 10 (55.56%) Change Control
5 10 (55.56%) Cobbler
5 10 (55.56%) Postfix
5 10 (55.56%) Sendmail
5 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
5 10 (55.56%) Open Source
5 10 (55.56%) vSphere
5 10 (55.56%) OSSEC

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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Product Owner
7 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) UI Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) WSDL
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Solaris
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Change Control
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (55.56%) High Availability
2 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 10 (55.56%) Open Source
2 10 (55.56%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Product Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Groovy
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) iptables
1 10 (55.56%) Postfix
1 10 (55.56%) Sendmail
1 10 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (55.56%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (55.56%) Cobbler
2 10 (55.56%) OSSEC
3 9 (50.00%) Nagios
4 2 (11.11%) Ansible
4 2 (11.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) EMC
2 10 (55.56%) HP
2 10 (55.56%) LogRhythm
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
2 10 (55.56%) Splunk
2 10 (55.56%) TippingPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods