The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 35 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 26 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.41% 1.05% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.63% 7.62% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 8
Median daily rate £400 £244 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.10% -30.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £139 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £271 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
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
126 105 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.36% 13.73% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 51
Median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £478 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -12.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 19 £450 +84.61% 7
Peterborough - 7 £325 - 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) ITIL
3 14 (35.00%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) Puppet
5 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
6 8 (20.00%) Windows
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle
7 7 (17.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Solaris
7 7 (17.50%) ISO 9001
7 7 (17.50%) UML
7 7 (17.50%) Unix
7 7 (17.50%) Project Management
7 7 (17.50%) SAN
7 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
7 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
7 7 (17.50%) DNS
7 7 (17.50%) HP
7 7 (17.50%) EMC
7 7 (17.50%) TickIT
7 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (17.50%) Firewall
7 7 (17.50%) Finance
7 7 (17.50%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) High Availability
7 7 (17.50%) Splunk
7 7 (17.50%) Open Source
7 7 (17.50%) vSphere

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Route 53
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
1 7 (17.50%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (5.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (15.00%) Power BI
2 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.00%) MarkLogic
4 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.00%) Redis
5 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (17.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 3 (7.50%) Ant
5 3 (7.50%) Maven
5 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (5.00%) Subversion
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Administrator
1 7 (17.50%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (17.50%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (17.50%) Release Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) CRM Specialist
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Product Owner
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) UI Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) WSDL
4 2 (5.00%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.50%) Ajax
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Smart Energy
4 2 (5.00%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Solaris
3 7 (17.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.50%) Change Control
4 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.50%) High Availability
4 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.50%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.50%) Open Source
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) UML
4 7 (17.50%) V-Model
4 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) CRM
6 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) Groovy
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) APMP
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO 9001
1 7 (17.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) iptables
1 7 (17.50%) Postfix
1 7 (17.50%) Sendmail
1 7 (17.50%) vSphere
2 4 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) Cobbler
2 7 (17.50%) OSSEC
3 6 (15.00%) Nagios
4 4 (10.00%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) Packer
5 2 (5.00%) Kibana
5 2 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) EMC
2 7 (17.50%) HP
2 7 (17.50%) LogRhythm
2 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.50%) ServiceNow
2 7 (17.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (17.50%) Splunk
2 7 (17.50%) TippingPoint
3 6 (15.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Siebel
4 1 (2.50%) Vertica
4 1 (2.50%) WorldPay