The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 94 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 98 96 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.91% 1.65% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.35% 13.17% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 84 54
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £568 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +88.23%
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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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
734 729 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.29% 12.57% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 536 511
Average daily rate £426 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £27.37 £48.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.85% +17.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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.

1 116 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (31.42%) SQL
3 69 (30.53%) Finance
4 57 (25.22%) Java
5 53 (23.45%) Scrum
6 52 (23.01%) TDD
7 46 (20.35%) Git (software)
8 44 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (17.26%) Oracle
10 37 (16.37%) Web Services
11 36 (15.93%) Banking
11 36 (15.93%) Subversion
11 36 (15.93%) QA
12 35 (15.49%) HTML
13 34 (15.04%) JavaScript
14 33 (14.60%) .NET
14 33 (14.60%) XML
14 33 (14.60%) Linux
15 31 (13.72%) Jenkins
16 30 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (13.27%) UNIX
16 30 (13.27%) Selenium
17 29 (12.83%) OO
18 28 (12.39%) C#
18 28 (12.39%) BDD
19 27 (11.95%) Confluence
19 27 (11.95%) SQL Server
20 26 (11.50%) CSS
20 26 (11.50%) HP Quality Center
20 26 (11.50%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 27 (11.95%) Confluence
2 17 (7.52%) WebLogic
3 15 (6.64%) Apache
4 13 (5.75%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.42%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.10%) JBoss
6 7 (3.10%) CMS
6 7 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (2.21%) Node.js
8 5 (2.21%) IIS
9 4 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.77%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.33%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.33%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 15 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.31%) MS Project
3 9 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.65%) MS Office
6 3 (1.33%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Documaker
2 5 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.33%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.44%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.44%) Magento
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.44%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) ElastiCache
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.10%) HTTP
1 7 (3.10%) SSL
2 6 (2.65%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.77%) Internet
4 3 (1.33%) DNS
5 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.88%) LDAP
5 2 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.44%) AMQP
6 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.44%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.44%) FTP
6 1 (0.44%) SNMP
6 1 (0.44%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.19%) MySQL
3 11 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (4.42%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.42%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.10%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.10%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (2.21%) Redis
8 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.77%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.77%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.33%) DB2
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (20.35%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.93%) Subversion
3 31 (13.72%) Jenkins
4 30 (13.27%) Selenium
5 22 (9.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (9.73%) Maven
6 21 (9.29%) Cucumber
7 19 (8.41%) TeamCity
7 19 (8.41%) JUnit
8 15 (6.64%) WebDriver
8 15 (6.64%) Hudson
9 11 (4.87%) SoapUI
10 9 (3.98%) Mockito
10 9 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.98%) Ant
10 9 (3.98%) NUnit
10 9 (3.98%) Eclipse
11 8 (3.54%) TestNG
11 8 (3.54%) JBehave
12 7 (3.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 69 (30.53%) Finance
2 36 (15.93%) Banking
3 20 (8.85%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.31%) Front Office
5 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.54%) Retail
6 7 (3.10%) Billing
7 5 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.21%) Legal
8 3 (1.33%) Back Office
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.88%) Publishing
9 2 (0.88%) Games
9 2 (0.88%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Marketing
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 66 (29.20%) Developer
2 48 (21.24%) Analyst
3 30 (13.27%) Test Analyst
4 23 (10.18%) Tester
5 13 (5.75%) Business Analyst
5 13 (5.75%) C# Developer
6 11 (4.87%) Project Manager
7 10 (4.42%) Test Manager
7 10 (4.42%) Senior Developer
7 10 (4.42%) Test Engineer
8 9 (3.98%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (3.54%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.54%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.10%) PHP Developer
10 7 (3.10%) Consultant
10 7 (3.10%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (2.65%) Automation Tester
11 6 (2.65%) ScrumMaster
12 5 (2.21%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.37%) Web Services
2 35 (15.49%) HTML
3 33 (14.60%) .NET
3 33 (14.60%) XML
4 26 (11.50%) CSS
4 26 (11.50%) JSON
5 20 (8.85%) Spring
5 20 (8.85%) HTML5
6 19 (8.41%) jQuery
7 18 (7.96%) Middleware
8 17 (7.52%) AngularJS
9 15 (6.64%) SOAP
9 15 (6.64%) RESTful
10 14 (6.19%) REST
11 13 (5.75%) JMS
12 11 (4.87%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.87%) LAMP
13 10 (4.42%) WCF
13 10 (4.42%) Symfony
13 10 (4.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.52%) Derivative
3 12 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.98%) Open Source
7 6 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.65%) Clustering
8 5 (2.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (2.21%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.21%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.21%) User Experience
9 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.88%) Equities
10 2 (0.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.60%) Linux
2 30 (13.27%) UNIX
3 24 (10.62%) Windows
4 8 (3.54%) Android
5 6 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.45%) Scrum
3 52 (23.01%) TDD
4 44 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (12.83%) OO
6 28 (12.39%) BDD
7 24 (10.62%) SOA
8 20 (8.85%) Software Testing
9 18 (7.96%) Waterfall
9 18 (7.96%) Kanban
10 17 (7.52%) MVC
11 15 (6.64%) Project Management
11 15 (6.64%) Automated Testing
11 15 (6.64%) DevOps
12 14 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.19%) Configuration Management
12 14 (6.19%) E-Commerce
13 13 (5.75%) Business Analysis
13 13 (5.75%) Test Automation
14 12 (5.31%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (31.42%) SQL
2 57 (25.22%) Java
3 34 (15.04%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.39%) C#
5 21 (9.29%) Bash Shell
6 18 (7.96%) PHP
6 18 (7.96%) Python
7 13 (5.75%) Scala
8 11 (4.87%) Perl
9 10 (4.42%) Ruby
10 9 (3.98%) Groovy
11 7 (3.10%) C++
12 6 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.65%) C
12 6 (2.65%) VBA
13 4 (1.77%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.77%) Lua
14 3 (1.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 3 (1.33%) Jython
14 3 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (9.29%) ISEB
2 15 (6.64%) Degree
3 11 (4.87%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.10%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.21%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.33%) PMP
7 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) VCP4
9 1 (0.44%) MCPD
9 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.93%) QA
2 6 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.33%) COREP
4 2 (0.88%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (6.19%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.33%) vCloud
4 2 (0.88%) KVM
5 1 (0.44%) Varnish
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (11.50%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (7.52%) Puppet
3 6 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.21%) SELinux
5 4 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.33%) Ansible
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.88%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.88%) Control-M
7 2 (0.88%) Nagios
7 2 (0.88%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.44%) Salt
8 1 (0.44%) nmon
8 1 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.44%) yum
8 1 (0.44%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.44%) Cacti
8 1 (0.44%) Oozie
Vendors
1 39 (17.26%) Oracle
2 23 (10.18%) HP
3 15 (6.64%) Remedy
4 14 (6.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.87%) Murex
6 10 (4.42%) VMware
6 10 (4.42%) IBM
7 9 (3.98%) Atlassian
8 8 (3.54%) Google
9 5 (2.21%) Calypso
9 5 (2.21%) Sybase
9 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.21%) DevExpress
9 5 (2.21%) New Relic
9 5 (2.21%) Zend
10 4 (1.77%) Splunk
10 4 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.77%) Adobe
10 4 (1.77%) Siebel
10 4 (1.77%) ATG
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