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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 97 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 107 105 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.97% 1.76% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.56% 13.16% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 86 64
Average daily rate
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£400 £430 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £359 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.25 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+7.18% -17.29%
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
646 798 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.91% 13.35% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 626 622
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 100 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.17%) Finance
3 53 (25.85%) Java
4 52 (25.37%) SQL
5 49 (23.90%) Linux
6 48 (23.41%) Scrum
7 39 (19.02%) Git (software)
8 38 (18.54%) Jenkins
9 37 (18.05%) Oracle
10 35 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (17.07%) TDD
11 34 (16.59%) QA
11 34 (16.59%) SQL Server
12 33 (16.10%) Banking
13 32 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (14.63%) Subversion
14 30 (14.63%) BDD
15 29 (14.15%) .NET
15 29 (14.15%) Python
16 28 (13.66%) Web Services
16 28 (13.66%) JavaScript
16 28 (13.66%) C#
17 26 (12.68%) Confluence
18 25 (12.20%) UNIX
19 24 (11.71%) Configuration Management
20 23 (11.22%) Windows
20 23 (11.22%) Cucumber
21 22 (10.73%) Selenium
22 21 (10.24%) XML
22 21 (10.24%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (12.68%) Confluence
2 20 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.88%) Apache
3 10 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.39%) Node.js
5 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.41%) IIS
7 6 (2.93%) CMS
8 5 (2.44%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (1.95%) Jetty
9 4 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.46%) JBoss
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.98%) nginx
11 2 (0.98%) Drupal
11 2 (0.98%) Mule
Applications
1 18 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.41%) MS Project
2 7 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.98%) HipChat
6 1 (0.49%) MS Office
6 1 (0.49%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.95%) Documaker
3 3 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.95%) SaaS
4 3 (1.46%) GitHub
5 2 (0.98%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.90%) HTTP
2 7 (3.41%) Internet
3 6 (2.93%) SSL
4 5 (2.44%) Firewall
5 4 (1.95%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.46%) Multicast
7 2 (0.98%) AMQP
7 2 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.98%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.98%) DNS
7 2 (0.98%) LDAP
8 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.49%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.83%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.88%) MySQL
3 10 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.39%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.93%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.95%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.95%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (1.95%) Data Mart
9 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.95%) Star Schema
9 4 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 38 (18.54%) Jenkins
3 30 (14.63%) Subversion
4 23 (11.22%) Cucumber
5 22 (10.73%) Selenium
6 20 (9.76%) Maven
7 16 (7.80%) JUnit
8 15 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (6.34%) Hudson
9 13 (6.34%) Ant
10 12 (5.85%) TeamCity
11 11 (5.37%) SpecFlow
11 11 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (5.37%) WebDriver
12 10 (4.88%) Eclipse
13 7 (3.41%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.93%) ClearCase
15 5 (2.44%) Gradle
15 5 (2.44%) Artifactory
15 5 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 68 (33.17%) Finance
2 33 (16.10%) Banking
3 13 (6.34%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.90%) Front Office
5 7 (3.41%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.93%) Retail
7 5 (2.44%) Billing
8 4 (1.95%) Marketing
8 4 (1.95%) Publishing
9 3 (1.46%) Back Office
9 3 (1.46%) Legal
10 2 (0.98%) Law
11 1 (0.49%) Automotive
11 1 (0.49%) Advertising
11 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.49%) French Language
11 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 57 (27.80%) Developer
2 37 (18.05%) Analyst
3 18 (8.78%) Test Analyst
4 14 (6.83%) Project Manager
4 14 (6.83%) Tester
5 10 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.39%) Test Engineer
6 9 (4.39%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (4.39%) ScrumMaster
7 8 (3.90%) Java Developer
7 8 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (3.41%) Architect
8 7 (3.41%) C# Developer
9 6 (2.93%) SQL Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Test Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Senior Developer
9 6 (2.93%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (2.93%) Product Owner
10 5 (2.44%) Consultant
10 5 (2.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.15%) .NET
2 28 (13.66%) Web Services
3 21 (10.24%) XML
4 18 (8.78%) HTML
5 16 (7.80%) JSON
5 16 (7.80%) CSS
6 13 (6.34%) Spring
7 12 (5.85%) RESTful
7 12 (5.85%) Middleware
7 12 (5.85%) AngularJS
8 11 (5.37%) jQuery
9 10 (4.88%) SOAP
9 10 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (4.39%) Gherkin
10 9 (4.39%) REST
10 9 (4.39%) Hibernate
10 9 (4.39%) HTML5
11 8 (3.90%) WCF
11 8 (3.90%) JMS
11 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.85%) User Experience
3 10 (4.88%) Derivative
4 9 (4.39%) Open Source
5 8 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.90%) Clustering
6 7 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.41%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.93%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.46%) CMDB
9 3 (1.46%) Social Network
10 2 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.98%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.98%) iPhone
10 2 (0.98%) Wiki
10 2 (0.98%) Equities
10 2 (0.98%) IVR
10 2 (0.98%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.90%) Linux
2 25 (12.20%) UNIX
3 23 (11.22%) Windows
4 10 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.93%) Android
6 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.98%) Debian
8 1 (0.49%) AIX
8 1 (0.49%) Solaris
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (23.41%) Scrum
3 35 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (17.07%) TDD
4 30 (14.63%) BDD
5 24 (11.71%) Configuration Management
6 19 (9.27%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.27%) SOA
7 17 (8.29%) Waterfall
7 17 (8.29%) DevOps
8 16 (7.80%) OO
9 15 (7.32%) Kanban
10 13 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (5.85%) Test Scripting
11 12 (5.85%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (5.37%) User Stories
12 11 (5.37%) Project Management
13 10 (4.88%) Software Engineering
13 10 (4.88%) MVC
14 8 (3.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.85%) Java
2 52 (25.37%) SQL
3 29 (14.15%) Python
4 28 (13.66%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.66%) C#
5 20 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 17 (8.29%) Ruby
7 13 (6.34%) Scala
8 11 (5.37%) Perl
9 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.90%) PHP
11 7 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.41%) Groovy
12 6 (2.93%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.93%) C++
13 5 (2.44%) C
14 4 (1.95%) Lua
14 4 (1.95%) VBA
15 3 (1.46%) VB
15 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.83%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) ISEB
2 7 (3.41%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.46%) PMP
5 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.49%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.59%) QA
2 4 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.98%) COREP
4 2 (0.98%) FINREP
5 1 (0.49%) FATCA
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.85%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.93%) OCFS2
3 6 (2.93%) GlusterFS
3 6 (2.93%) GFS2
4 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.46%) Varnish
5 2 (0.98%) vCloud
6 1 (0.49%) Ceph
6 1 (0.49%) KVM
6 1 (0.49%) GPFS
6 1 (0.49%) Firmware
6 1 (0.49%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 20 (9.76%) Puppet
2 13 (6.34%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.44%) SELinux
4 5 (2.44%) Control-M
5 4 (1.95%) yum
5 4 (1.95%) BladeLogic
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.95%) Ansible
6 3 (1.46%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.98%) SCOM
7 2 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.98%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.49%) nmon
8 1 (0.49%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (18.05%) Oracle
2 21 (10.24%) VMware
3 18 (8.78%) Remedy
4 14 (6.83%) HP
5 13 (6.34%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.85%) Red Hat
6 12 (5.85%) IBM
7 10 (4.88%) Atlassian
8 8 (3.90%) WorldPay
9 7 (3.41%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.44%) Adobe
10 5 (2.44%) Reuters
11 4 (1.95%) Perforce
11 4 (1.95%) Bloomberg
11 4 (1.95%) Murex
11 4 (1.95%) Sybase
12 3 (1.46%) Splunk
12 3 (1.46%) Akamai
12 3 (1.46%) BMC
12 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
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