The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 103 131 149
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +18
Contract jobs citing JIRA 100 86 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.72% 1.21% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.59% 10.53% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 62 58
Average daily rate
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£456 £407 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £41.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
794 817 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.68% 11.53% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 611 608
Average daily rate £450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +26.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JIRA
London

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the City of London region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 68 (31.92%) Java
2 66 (30.99%) SQL
3 61 (28.64%) Oracle
4 58 (27.23%) Finance
5 56 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (24.41%) Git (software)
7 51 (23.94%) Banking
8 47 (22.07%) Linux
9 43 (20.19%) Confluence
10 42 (19.72%) Scrum
11 40 (18.78%) UNIX
11 40 (18.78%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (18.31%) SQL Server
13 38 (17.84%) SOA
13 38 (17.84%) Subversion
14 37 (17.37%) QA
15 36 (16.90%) Maven
16 34 (15.96%) Jenkins
17 33 (15.49%) Investment Banking
18 32 (15.02%) C#
18 32 (15.02%) Web Services
18 32 (15.02%) Python
19 31 (14.55%) .NET
20 29 (13.62%) Puppet
21 28 (13.15%) OO
22 27 (12.68%) TDD
22 27 (12.68%) Bash Shell
22 27 (12.68%) HP Quality Center
22 27 (12.68%) TeamCity
22 27 (12.68%) DevOps

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 43 (20.19%) Confluence
2 24 (11.27%) WebLogic
3 21 (9.86%) Tomcat
4 18 (8.45%) WebSphere
5 15 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (3.76%) Apache
7 7 (3.29%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (3.29%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (2.82%) IIS
9 5 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.88%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.41%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.94%) CMS
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.76%) MS Office
3 7 (3.29%) MS Project
4 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.94%) SPSS
6 2 (0.94%) Gephi
7 1 (0.47%) Mingle
7 1 (0.47%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 11 (5.16%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (3.29%) Documaker
3 6 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.88%) Global One
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (1.41%) Temenos T24
5 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.98%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.82%) SaaS
5 5 (2.35%) IaaS
5 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.35%) PaaS
6 2 (0.94%) GitHub
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.47%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.23%) HTTPS
1 9 (4.23%) HTTP
2 8 (3.76%) SSL
3 5 (2.35%) Internet
4 3 (1.41%) Firewall
5 2 (0.94%) LDAP
5 2 (0.94%) 3G
5 2 (0.94%) DNS
5 2 (0.94%) FTP
5 2 (0.94%) 2G
5 2 (0.94%) 4G
5 2 (0.94%) AMQP
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.47%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.98%) NoSQL
2 17 (7.98%) MySQL
3 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.23%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (3.76%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (3.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (3.29%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.35%) Big Data
10 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.88%) Redis
12 3 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 38 (17.84%) Subversion
3 36 (16.90%) Maven
4 34 (15.96%) Jenkins
5 27 (12.68%) TeamCity
6 22 (10.33%) Selenium
7 20 (9.39%) Ant
7 20 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (7.51%) Cucumber
9 15 (7.04%) Mercurial
10 11 (5.16%) Gerrit
10 11 (5.16%) JMeter
10 11 (5.16%) JUnit
11 10 (4.69%) Bugzilla
11 10 (4.69%) AnthillPro
12 7 (3.29%) Zephyr
12 7 (3.29%) SoapUI
12 7 (3.29%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (3.29%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.82%) Eclipse
General
1 58 (27.23%) Finance
2 51 (23.94%) Banking
3 33 (15.49%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.16%) Front Office
5 9 (4.23%) Billing
5 9 (4.23%) Back Office
6 6 (2.82%) Advertising
7 5 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.88%) Marketing
9 2 (0.94%) Publishing
9 2 (0.94%) Legal
9 2 (0.94%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (32.86%) Developer
2 37 (17.37%) Analyst
3 20 (9.39%) Tester
4 17 (7.98%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.98%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.04%) Test Analyst
6 9 (4.23%) Deployment Manager
7 8 (3.76%) Software Tester
7 8 (3.76%) Test Engineer
7 8 (3.76%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (2.35%) BizTalk Developer
9 5 (2.35%) Senior BizTalk Developer
9 5 (2.35%) QA Tester
9 5 (2.35%) Architect
9 5 (2.35%) Project Manager
9 5 (2.35%) Consultant
10 4 (1.88%) Support Engineer
10 4 (1.88%) Test Manager
10 4 (1.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.02%) Web Services
2 31 (14.55%) .NET
3 24 (11.27%) XML
3 24 (11.27%) J2EE
4 19 (8.92%) HTML
5 17 (7.98%) Spring
6 16 (7.51%) Middleware
7 15 (7.04%) RESTful
8 13 (6.10%) HTML5
8 13 (6.10%) JMS
9 11 (5.16%) JSON
9 11 (5.16%) jQuery
10 10 (4.69%) SOAP
10 10 (4.69%) WCF
11 9 (4.23%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.23%) JDBC
12 8 (3.76%) CSS
12 8 (3.76%) WebCenter
12 8 (3.76%) REST
12 8 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.04%) Derivative
2 13 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.69%) Market Risk
5 8 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.76%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.29%) Wiki
7 5 (2.35%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.35%) Equities
8 4 (1.88%) Clustering
8 4 (1.88%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.88%) Open Source
8 4 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.41%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.41%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.94%) Handset
10 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.94%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (22.07%) Linux
2 40 (18.78%) UNIX
3 26 (12.21%) Windows
4 8 (3.76%) Ubuntu
5 6 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.88%) Solaris
6 4 (1.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.88%) Android
6 4 (1.88%) SELinux
7 3 (1.41%) Debian
8 2 (0.94%) AIX
8 2 (0.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.47%) OpenSolaris
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.47%) SUSE
9 1 (0.47%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (19.72%) Scrum
3 40 (18.78%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (17.84%) SOA
5 28 (13.15%) OO
6 27 (12.68%) TDD
6 27 (12.68%) DevOps
7 23 (10.80%) Test Scripting
8 18 (8.45%) Test Automation
8 18 (8.45%) Software Testing
9 17 (7.98%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (7.98%) BDD
10 13 (6.10%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.10%) E-Commerce
11 12 (5.63%) OOP
11 12 (5.63%) Data Modelling
11 12 (5.63%) ETL
11 12 (5.63%) Configuration Management
12 11 (5.16%) Automated Testing
12 11 (5.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.92%) Java
2 66 (30.99%) SQL
3 32 (15.02%) C#
3 32 (15.02%) Python
4 27 (12.68%) Bash Shell
5 22 (10.33%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.45%) PL/SQL
6 18 (8.45%) Ruby
7 13 (6.10%) Perl
8 8 (3.76%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.76%) Jython
8 8 (3.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 6 (2.82%) VBA
10 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.88%) PHP
11 4 (1.88%) Groovy
12 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.41%) XPath
12 3 (1.41%) XQuery
12 3 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (6.57%) Degree
2 11 (5.16%) ISEB
3 8 (3.76%) ISTQB
3 8 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.88%) PMP
4 4 (1.88%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.41%) MAPM
6 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.37%) QA
2 15 (7.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 14 (6.57%) vCloud
2 10 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.35%) HDFS
4 5 (2.35%) KVM
5 4 (1.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.47%) qmail
7 1 (0.47%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.47%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.47%) Snort
7 1 (0.47%) Xen
7 1 (0.47%) Squid
7 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (13.62%) Puppet
2 27 (12.68%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.69%) Control-M
4 9 (4.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (3.76%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (2.35%) Nagios
7 4 (1.88%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.94%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 61 (28.64%) Oracle
2 26 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.45%) VMware
4 15 (7.04%) Atlassian
4 15 (7.04%) HP
5 11 (5.16%) Remedy
6 10 (4.69%) Sybase
6 10 (4.69%) Informatica
7 8 (3.76%) GoldenSource
8 7 (3.29%) IBM
9 6 (2.82%) Siebel
9 6 (2.82%) JBoss
10 5 (2.35%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.88%) Citrix
11 4 (1.88%) SunGard
11 4 (1.88%) Google
11 4 (1.88%) 29West
11 4 (1.88%) DevExpress
12 3 (1.41%) jBASE
12 3 (1.41%) Temenos
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £440 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £800 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £550 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Zebra People
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £420 - £440 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 27 days ago