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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 19 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.63% 2.97% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 15.79% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £396 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.13% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
JIRA
London

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
10 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.13% 18.81% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 2
Average daily rate £475 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +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

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) User Experience
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) MediaWiki
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DSL
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) IPv6
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) JBehave
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
4 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Product Owner
2 2 (16.67%) Scala Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SOA Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) Swing
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Derivative
1 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Product Management
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Korn
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) iptables
1 1 (8.33%) Postfix
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO