The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.35% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£563 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.86% 8.77% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 19
Average daily rate £475 £500 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £420 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Scala
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (20.00%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DSL
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (13.33%) JBehave
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) FpML
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Credit Risk
2 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Derivative
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) PMI
4 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.67%) Equities
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Scala
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 2 (13.33%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
1 3 (20.00%) Blue Prism
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) Tradeweb
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (6.67%) Thunderhead