The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 22 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.57% 1.65% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.64% 18.18% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Average daily rate £450 £269 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £164 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
JIRA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
118 66 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.16% 9.05% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 26 47
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £34.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.65 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridgeshire region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridgeshire region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 15 £450 +67.44% 4
Peterborough - 7 £325 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 8 (23.53%) Puppet
6 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.59%) V-Model
6 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (20.59%) Finance
6 7 (20.59%) UML
6 7 (20.59%) ISO 9001
6 7 (20.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (20.59%) TickIT
7 6 (17.65%) Power BI
7 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) SAP
7 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
7 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
8 5 (14.71%) CRM
8 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
8 5 (14.71%) Windows
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle
8 5 (14.71%) MS Project
8 5 (14.71%) Risk Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) MS Project Server
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Route 53
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) NFC
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Mining
1 6 (17.65%) Power BI
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.88%) MarkLogic
4 2 (5.88%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.88%) Redis
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (20.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Release Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) CRM Specialist
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Product Owner
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) UI Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) ELK Stack
3 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) WSDL
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Smart Energy
2 2 (5.88%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) UML
3 7 (20.59%) V-Model
3 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
4 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) High Availability
6 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Groovy
4 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) APMP
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO 9001
1 7 (20.59%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
1 4 (11.76%) iptables
1 4 (11.76%) Postfix
1 4 (11.76%) Sendmail
1 4 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Cobbler
2 4 (11.76%) OSSEC
2 4 (11.76%) Packer
3 3 (8.82%) Nagios
4 2 (5.88%) Kibana
4 2 (5.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) EMC
3 4 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) LogRhythm
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
3 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 4 (11.76%) Splunk
3 4 (11.76%) TippingPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) Siebel
4 1 (2.94%) Vertica
4 1 (2.94%) WorldPay
Cambridge
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago