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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 28 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.56% - 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£525 - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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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
33 6 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.19% 5.04% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 27
Average daily rate £422 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
4 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Blue Prism
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Teradata
5 2 (25.00%) MS Project
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) FTP
6 1 (12.50%) B2B

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Blue Prism
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) Tradeweb
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg