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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 21 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.88% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 3.70% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £335 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% -37.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +125.00%
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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
11 27 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.73% 12.39% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 20
Average daily rate £500 £484 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.30% -10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £355 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £616 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JSP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle