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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 35 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.79% 2.80% 4.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.20% 15.38% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 22
Median daily rate £350 £323 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £241 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £418
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 £30.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
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
82 91 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.91% 18.20% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 63 74
Median daily rate £375 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 July 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 July 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 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Puppet
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
6 10 (40.00%) Solaris
6 10 (40.00%) Unix
6 10 (40.00%) HP
6 10 (40.00%) EMC
6 10 (40.00%) DNS
6 10 (40.00%) SAN
6 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL
6 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (40.00%) Firewall
6 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (40.00%) High Availability
6 10 (40.00%) Splunk
6 10 (40.00%) Cobbler
6 10 (40.00%) Change Control
6 10 (40.00%) ServiceNow
6 10 (40.00%) LogRhythm
6 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (40.00%) TippingPoint
6 10 (40.00%) Postfix

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 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) Route 53
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.00%) MarkLogic
3 2 (8.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) Maven
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Administrator
2 9 (36.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Product Owner
6 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) UI Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Product Owner
8 1 (4.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) ELK Stack
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) WSDL
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) LAMP
4 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Smart Energy
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (4.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Solaris
3 10 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (40.00%) Change Control
3 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (40.00%) High Availability
3 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (40.00%) Open Source
3 10 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Product Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) Groovy
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) APMP
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) iptables
1 10 (40.00%) Postfix
1 10 (40.00%) Sendmail
1 10 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (40.00%) vSphere
2 4 (16.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Puppet
2 10 (40.00%) Cobbler
2 10 (40.00%) OSSEC
3 9 (36.00%) Nagios
4 4 (16.00%) Ansible
4 4 (16.00%) Packer
5 2 (8.00%) Kibana
5 2 (8.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) EMC
1 10 (40.00%) HP
1 10 (40.00%) LogRhythm
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
1 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (40.00%) ServiceNow
1 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 10 (40.00%) Splunk
1 10 (40.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Siebel
2 1 (4.00%) Vertica