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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 90 111 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 127 91 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 1.56% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.54% 11.99% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 66 69
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £301 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £563 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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
724 759 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.58% 13.00% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 592 625
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 119 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (33.47%) Finance
3 67 (28.39%) Scrum
4 65 (27.54%) Java
5 61 (25.85%) Linux
6 56 (23.73%) SQL
7 49 (20.76%) Oracle
8 44 (18.64%) Banking
9 42 (17.80%) .NET
10 41 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (17.37%) Confluence
11 40 (16.95%) Git (software)
11 40 (16.95%) Jenkins
12 39 (16.53%) Subversion
13 38 (16.10%) TDD
13 38 (16.10%) C#
13 38 (16.10%) SQL Server
13 38 (16.10%) Windows
14 37 (15.68%) JavaScript
14 37 (15.68%) QA
15 36 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (13.98%) Python
17 31 (13.14%) Web Services
18 28 (11.86%) BDD
19 27 (11.44%) VMware
20 25 (10.59%) XML
20 25 (10.59%) HTML
20 25 (10.59%) Test Scripting
20 25 (10.59%) Cucumber
21 24 (10.17%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 41 (17.37%) Confluence
2 18 (7.63%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 13 (5.51%) Apache
4 13 (5.51%) Node.js
5 9 (3.81%) IIS
6 8 (3.39%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.97%) CMS
7 7 (2.97%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.69%) Jetty
9 4 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.27%) Documentum
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.85%) Mule
11 2 (0.85%) nginx
11 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.97%) MS Project
4 4 (1.69%) MS Office
5 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.27%) HipChat
6 2 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.85%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.27%) Documaker
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.42%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.69%) GitHub
4 3 (1.27%) SaaS
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.85%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.42%) IaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) Internet
2 10 (4.24%) AMQP
3 9 (3.81%) HTTP
4 6 (2.54%) Firewall
5 5 (2.12%) SSL
6 4 (1.69%) Multicast
7 3 (1.27%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.85%) DNS
8 2 (0.85%) LDAP
8 2 (0.85%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.42%) SWIFTNet
9 1 (0.42%) SMTP
9 1 (0.42%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.05%) Oracle Database
3 16 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.51%) MySQL
5 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.66%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.24%) Big Data
8 9 (3.81%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.39%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (1.69%) Data Mart
13 4 (1.69%) Star Schema
13 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (16.95%) Git (software)
1 40 (16.95%) Jenkins
2 39 (16.53%) Subversion
3 25 (10.59%) Cucumber
4 23 (9.75%) Selenium
5 19 (8.05%) Maven
6 15 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (5.93%) JUnit
8 13 (5.51%) Ant
8 13 (5.51%) SpecFlow
9 12 (5.08%) Eclipse
9 12 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (4.66%) TeamCity
11 9 (3.81%) Hudson
12 8 (3.39%) Mercurial
12 8 (3.39%) WebDriver
12 8 (3.39%) JMeter
13 7 (2.97%) NUnit
14 6 (2.54%) Gradle
15 5 (2.12%) ClearCase
General
1 79 (33.47%) Finance
2 44 (18.64%) Banking
3 18 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.24%) Front Office
5 9 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.81%) Marketing
6 6 (2.54%) Retail
7 5 (2.12%) Billing
7 5 (2.12%) Back Office
7 5 (2.12%) Legal
8 4 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.27%) Publishing
10 2 (0.85%) Law
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
11 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.42%) French Language
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 71 (30.08%) Developer
2 44 (18.64%) Analyst
3 21 (8.90%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.63%) Test Analyst
5 16 (6.78%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.93%) Tester
7 13 (5.51%) Java Developer
8 12 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.81%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.97%) Architect
11 7 (2.97%) Test Engineer
11 7 (2.97%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (2.54%) ScrumMaster
12 6 (2.54%) SQL Developer
12 6 (2.54%) Test Manager
12 6 (2.54%) Test Leader
13 5 (2.12%) Product Owner
13 5 (2.12%) Consultant
13 5 (2.12%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.80%) .NET
2 31 (13.14%) Web Services
3 25 (10.59%) XML
3 25 (10.59%) HTML
4 22 (9.32%) CSS
5 18 (7.63%) JSON
6 17 (7.20%) jQuery
7 16 (6.78%) JMS
8 15 (6.36%) Spring
8 15 (6.36%) HTML5
8 15 (6.36%) REST
9 14 (5.93%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.93%) WCF
10 13 (5.51%) RESTful
11 12 (5.08%) ASP.NET
12 11 (4.66%) SOAP
13 10 (4.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (3.81%) Gherkin
14 9 (3.81%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.78%) User Experience
3 10 (4.24%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.39%) Derivative
5 6 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.12%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.12%) Clustering
7 4 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.27%) CMDB
8 3 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.27%) Social Network
8 3 (1.27%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.27%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.85%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.85%) Social Media
9 2 (0.85%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.85%) Linux
2 38 (16.10%) Windows
3 22 (9.32%) UNIX
4 17 (7.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.39%) Android
6 7 (2.97%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.85%) Debian
7 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) AIX
8 1 (0.42%) Solaris
8 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.39%) Scrum
3 41 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (16.10%) TDD
5 28 (11.86%) BDD
6 25 (10.59%) Test Scripting
7 24 (10.17%) SDLC
8 23 (9.75%) Configuration Management
9 22 (9.32%) DevOps
10 21 (8.90%) Waterfall
10 21 (8.90%) E-Commerce
11 17 (7.20%) OO
11 17 (7.20%) Software Engineering
11 17 (7.20%) Open Source
12 16 (6.78%) Project Management
13 15 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (6.36%) Kanban
13 15 (6.36%) User Stories
14 13 (5.51%) MVC
14 13 (5.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.54%) Java
2 56 (23.73%) SQL
3 38 (16.10%) C#
4 37 (15.68%) JavaScript
5 33 (13.98%) Python
6 18 (7.63%) Ruby
6 18 (7.63%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.51%) Perl
8 11 (4.66%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.66%) Scala
9 10 (4.24%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.97%) PHP
11 6 (2.54%) C++
11 6 (2.54%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.54%) C
12 5 (2.12%) VB
13 4 (1.69%) VBScript
13 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.69%) Groovy
14 3 (1.27%) Lua
Qualifications
1 17 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.93%) DV Cleared
3 12 (5.08%) Degree
4 6 (2.54%) ISEB
4 6 (2.54%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.12%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.27%) PMP
8 2 (0.85%) MCPD
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (15.68%) QA
2 4 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.85%) COREP
4 2 (0.85%) FINREP
5 1 (0.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) FATCA
System Software
1 15 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.27%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.27%) OCFS2
4 3 (1.27%) Varnish
4 3 (1.27%) GlusterFS
4 3 (1.27%) GFS2
5 2 (0.85%) vCloud
6 1 (0.42%) KVM
6 1 (0.42%) GPFS
6 1 (0.42%) Ceph
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 23 (9.75%) Puppet
2 17 (7.20%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.81%) Control-M
5 8 (3.39%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.54%) Ansible
7 4 (1.69%) yum
7 4 (1.69%) BladeLogic
8 3 (1.27%) SCOM
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.27%) SELinux
9 2 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.85%) OpenView
9 2 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.85%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.42%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.42%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.42%) nmon
10 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (20.76%) Oracle
2 27 (11.44%) VMware
3 20 (8.47%) Atlassian
4 19 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.05%) Red Hat
5 15 (6.36%) Remedy
6 14 (5.93%) HP
7 12 (5.08%) IBM
8 9 (3.81%) WorldPay
9 8 (3.39%) TIBCO
10 6 (2.54%) Perforce
11 5 (2.12%) Sybase
11 5 (2.12%) Adobe
11 5 (2.12%) BMC
12 4 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.69%) Murex
12 4 (1.69%) Reuters
12 4 (1.69%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.69%) DevExpress
12 4 (1.69%) Akamai
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