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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 71 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 115 126 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.31% 2.34% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.97% 16.64% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 91 70
Median daily rate £445 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +25.00%
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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
640 757 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.40% 14.08% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 623 615
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 134 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (38.14%) Finance
3 73 (33.95%) Java
4 63 (29.30%) Confluence
5 60 (27.91%) Scrum
6 56 (26.05%) SQL
7 49 (22.79%) Git (software)
7 49 (22.79%) Atlassian
8 48 (22.33%) Linux
9 43 (20.00%) TDD
10 42 (19.53%) Oracle
11 39 (18.14%) JavaScript
12 38 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (17.21%) HTML
14 36 (16.74%) Unix
14 36 (16.74%) Selenium
15 35 (16.28%) BDD
16 34 (15.81%) Jenkins
17 32 (14.88%) Banking
18 30 (13.95%) Python
19 29 (13.49%) XML
19 29 (13.49%) Microsoft
20 27 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (12.09%) Subversion
21 26 (12.09%) CSS
21 26 (12.09%) DevOps
22 25 (11.63%) Security Cleared
23 24 (11.16%) Puppet
23 24 (11.16%) .NET
23 24 (11.16%) OO

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 63 (29.30%) Confluence
2 22 (10.23%) Apache
3 20 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 16 (7.44%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.72%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.26%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.33%) CMS
7 5 (2.33%) JBoss
7 5 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.40%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.40%) Mule
8 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.93%) IIS
9 2 (0.93%) nginx
9 2 (0.93%) WildFly
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.33%) MS Project
5 4 (1.86%) MS Office
5 4 (1.86%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.93%) HipChat
6 2 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Documaker
2 2 (0.93%) HFM
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.47%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.72%) GitHub
4 7 (3.26%) IaaS
5 6 (2.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.79%) PaaS
6 5 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.40%) Lucidchart
8 2 (0.93%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.93%) Google Play
8 2 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) SaaS
9 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.47%) Slack
9 1 (0.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.26%) VPN
2 6 (2.79%) DMZ
3 5 (2.33%) Firewall
4 4 (1.86%) HTTP
4 4 (1.86%) Internet
5 3 (1.40%) SNMP
6 2 (0.93%) DNS
6 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.93%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.93%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.47%) AMQP
7 1 (0.47%) DVB
7 1 (0.47%) NAS
7 1 (0.47%) Network Security
7 1 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.37%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.91%) Oracle Database
4 16 (7.44%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.98%) Big Data
6 12 (5.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.65%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.26%) MySQL
10 6 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.33%) QlikView
12 4 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.86%) DB2
12 4 (1.86%) HBase
12 4 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.93%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 49 (22.79%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.74%) Selenium
3 34 (15.81%) Jenkins
4 26 (12.09%) Subversion
5 19 (8.84%) Maven
6 18 (8.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (8.37%) WebDriver
7 17 (7.91%) Cucumber
8 16 (7.44%) Zephyr
9 15 (6.98%) TeamCity
10 12 (5.58%) JMeter
11 10 (4.65%) SoapUI
12 9 (4.19%) Gradle
12 9 (4.19%) IntelliJ
12 9 (4.19%) JUnit
13 8 (3.72%) Bitbucket
13 8 (3.72%) JBehave
13 8 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (3.72%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (38.14%) Finance
2 32 (14.88%) Banking
3 15 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 10 (4.65%) Front Office
4 10 (4.65%) Legal
4 10 (4.65%) Retail
5 8 (3.72%) Marketing
6 7 (3.26%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.86%) Advertising
7 4 (1.86%) Publishing
8 3 (1.40%) Law
8 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.93%) Billing
9 2 (0.93%) Games
9 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Electronics
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (24.65%) Developer
2 32 (14.88%) Analyst
3 16 (7.44%) Consultant
4 15 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.51%) Test Analyst
5 14 (6.51%) Tester
6 12 (5.58%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (5.58%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.12%) Administrator
7 11 (5.12%) Scrum Master
8 7 (3.26%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 7 (3.26%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (3.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (3.26%) QA Tester
8 7 (3.26%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.26%) Support Consultant
8 7 (3.26%) Test Manager
9 6 (2.79%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.21%) HTML
2 29 (13.49%) XML
3 26 (12.09%) CSS
4 24 (11.16%) .NET
4 24 (11.16%) AngularJS
5 21 (9.77%) HTML5
6 20 (9.30%) Spring
7 18 (8.37%) J2EE
7 18 (8.37%) Web Services
8 17 (7.91%) JSON
9 14 (6.51%) SOAP
10 13 (6.05%) RESTful
11 12 (5.58%) REST
12 11 (5.12%) jQuery
13 10 (4.65%) CSS3
13 10 (4.65%) Middleware
13 10 (4.65%) Node.js
14 9 (4.19%) JMS
15 8 (3.72%) Java EE
15 8 (3.72%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.44%) User Experience
2 12 (5.58%) Fixed Income
2 12 (5.58%) Hedge funds
3 11 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.12%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (4.19%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.72%) Equities
5 8 (3.72%) Fintech
6 7 (3.26%) Derivative
7 6 (2.79%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.33%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.86%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.40%) iPad
10 3 (1.40%) iPhone
10 3 (1.40%) Life Science
10 3 (1.40%) Wiki
11 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.93%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.33%) Linux
2 36 (16.74%) Unix
3 21 (9.77%) Windows
4 19 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.12%) CentOS
6 8 (3.72%) Android
6 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.72%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.79%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.33%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.40%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.91%) Scrum
3 43 (20.00%) TDD
4 38 (17.67%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (16.28%) BDD
6 27 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (12.09%) DevOps
8 24 (11.16%) OO
9 23 (10.70%) SDLC
10 20 (9.30%) Project Management
11 19 (8.84%) Configuration Management
12 18 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (8.37%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.91%) Change Management
14 16 (7.44%) Waterfall
15 15 (6.98%) Business Analysis
15 15 (6.98%) Kanban
15 15 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (6.51%) ITIL
16 14 (6.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.95%) Java
2 56 (26.05%) SQL
3 39 (18.14%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.95%) Python
5 12 (5.58%) C#
5 12 (5.58%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.12%) C
6 11 (5.12%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.72%) Groovy
7 8 (3.72%) Ruby
7 8 (3.72%) VBA
8 7 (3.26%) C++
8 7 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.26%) VB
9 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.79%) VBScript
10 4 (1.86%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.40%) Jython
11 3 (1.40%) Perl
11 3 (1.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.91%) ISEB
3 15 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.51%) Degree
5 12 (5.58%) ISTQB
6 9 (4.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (3.72%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) MBA
8 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.70%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.47%) FATCA
3 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (8.37%) Docker
2 12 (5.58%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.93%) HDFS
4 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.93%) XenServer
5 1 (0.47%) KVM
5 1 (0.47%) Postfix
5 1 (0.47%) Squid
5 1 (0.47%) vCloud
5 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (11.16%) Puppet
2 12 (5.58%) Ansible
3 9 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (3.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (2.79%) Control-M
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (1.86%) BladeLogic
8 3 (1.40%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.40%) SCCM
9 2 (0.93%) OpenView
9 2 (0.93%) Rancher
9 2 (0.93%) Terraform
9 2 (0.93%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.47%) Graphite
10 1 (0.47%) Kibana
10 1 (0.47%) logstash
10 1 (0.47%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 49 (22.79%) Atlassian
2 42 (19.53%) Oracle
3 29 (13.49%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.44%) VMware
5 14 (6.51%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.12%) Google
7 8 (3.72%) HP
7 8 (3.72%) IBM
7 8 (3.72%) Siebel
7 8 (3.72%) Tableau
8 6 (2.79%) Splunk
8 6 (2.79%) Sybase
9 5 (2.33%) Informatica
9 5 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.33%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.86%) Remedy
10 4 (1.86%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.40%) Canoo
11 3 (1.40%) Rally
11 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Market leading rates - Dependant upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Market leading rates - Dependant upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £495.50 per day
Posted: 5 days ago