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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 109 107 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.01% 1.70% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.66% 13.00% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 90 56
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£413 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £578 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +150.00%
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
696 823 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.82% 13.08% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 633 622
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £56.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £47.50 £49.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £47.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 101 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (30.88%) Finance
3 54 (26.47%) SQL
4 53 (25.98%) Java
5 41 (20.10%) Scrum
5 41 (20.10%) Linux
6 38 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (18.14%) Oracle
8 36 (17.65%) Jenkins
9 35 (17.16%) TDD
10 34 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 33 (16.18%) Banking
11 33 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (15.69%) QA
13 31 (15.20%) Subversion
14 30 (14.71%) JavaScript
15 27 (13.24%) BDD
16 26 (12.75%) .NET
16 26 (12.75%) Python
16 26 (12.75%) Web Services
16 26 (12.75%) UNIX
17 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
18 23 (11.27%) HTML
18 23 (11.27%) XML
19 22 (10.78%) C#
19 22 (10.78%) SOA
19 22 (10.78%) Bash Shell
19 22 (10.78%) Maven
20 21 (10.29%) Selenium
20 21 (10.29%) Confluence

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (10.29%) Confluence
2 19 (9.31%) WebLogic
3 13 (6.37%) Apache
3 13 (6.37%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.90%) Node.js
5 8 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.43%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (2.94%) IIS
8 5 (2.45%) CMS
9 4 (1.96%) Jetty
9 4 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.98%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.39%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.92%) MS Project
4 5 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.47%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.98%) HipChat
6 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.98%) MS Office
7 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.49%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Documaker
1 6 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.49%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.96%) SaaS
4 3 (1.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.98%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.49%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.41%) HTTP
2 8 (3.92%) SSL
3 7 (3.43%) Internet
4 6 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.96%) Firewall
6 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.98%) Multicast
7 2 (0.98%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.98%) LDAP
7 2 (0.98%) DNS
8 1 (0.49%) SMTP
8 1 (0.49%) AMQP
8 1 (0.49%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.49%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.39%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.41%) MySQL
5 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.98%) Big Data
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 34 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 31 (15.20%) Subversion
4 22 (10.78%) Maven
5 21 (10.29%) Selenium
6 18 (8.82%) Cucumber
7 15 (7.35%) TeamCity
8 14 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (6.86%) JUnit
9 12 (5.88%) Hudson
9 12 (5.88%) Ant
10 9 (4.41%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.92%) SoapUI
11 8 (3.92%) SpecFlow
12 7 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.94%) Eclipse
14 5 (2.45%) TestNG
14 5 (2.45%) Mockito
14 5 (2.45%) JBehave
14 5 (2.45%) Gerrit
General
1 63 (30.88%) Finance
2 33 (16.18%) Banking
3 17 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.39%) Front Office
5 7 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.43%) Retail
5 7 (3.43%) Billing
6 6 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.94%) Legal
7 3 (1.47%) Back Office
7 3 (1.47%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.98%) Publishing
8 2 (0.98%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.49%) French Language
9 1 (0.49%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 52 (25.49%) Developer
2 43 (21.08%) Analyst
3 22 (10.78%) Test Analyst
4 15 (7.35%) Tester
5 14 (6.86%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.41%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.41%) Test Engineer
7 9 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (3.92%) Test Manager
9 7 (3.43%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.43%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (2.94%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.94%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.45%) Architect
11 5 (2.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.75%) .NET
1 26 (12.75%) Web Services
2 23 (11.27%) HTML
2 23 (11.27%) XML
3 20 (9.80%) CSS
4 17 (8.33%) Spring
5 16 (7.84%) AngularJS
5 16 (7.84%) JSON
6 15 (7.35%) RESTful
7 14 (6.86%) HTML5
7 14 (6.86%) jQuery
8 12 (5.88%) SOAP
8 12 (5.88%) Middleware
9 11 (5.39%) JMS
10 10 (4.90%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (3.92%) WCF
13 7 (3.43%) JDBC
13 7 (3.43%) REST
14 6 (2.94%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.82%) Derivative
3 12 (5.88%) User Experience
4 10 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.43%) Clustering
7 6 (2.94%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.45%) Open Source
9 4 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.47%) Equities
10 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.47%) Social Network
10 3 (1.47%) iPhone
11 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.10%) Linux
2 26 (12.75%) UNIX
3 21 (10.29%) Windows
4 9 (4.41%) Android
5 7 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.98%) Debian
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.49%) AIX
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.10%) Scrum
3 38 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (17.16%) TDD
5 27 (13.24%) BDD
6 22 (10.78%) SOA
7 19 (9.31%) OO
7 19 (9.31%) Waterfall
8 17 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 17 (8.33%) DevOps
9 16 (7.84%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (6.37%) Kanban
11 13 (6.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (5.39%) Automated Testing
12 11 (5.39%) Software Testing
13 10 (4.90%) Test Strategy
13 10 (4.90%) Business Analysis
13 10 (4.90%) Unit Testing
13 10 (4.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.47%) SQL
2 53 (25.98%) Java
3 30 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 26 (12.75%) Python
5 22 (10.78%) C#
5 22 (10.78%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.86%) Scala
6 14 (6.86%) Ruby
7 9 (4.41%) Perl
8 8 (3.92%) Groovy
9 7 (3.43%) PHP
10 6 (2.94%) C++
10 6 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.45%) VBA
11 5 (2.45%) C
12 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.96%) Lua
13 3 (1.47%) Jython
13 3 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.86%) Degree
2 12 (5.88%) ISEB
3 8 (3.92%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.47%) PMP
7 3 (1.47%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.49%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.49%) MCPD
9 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.69%) QA
2 6 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.47%) COREP
4 2 (0.98%) FINREP
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.49%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (6.86%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.94%) OCFS2
2 6 (2.94%) GlusterFS
2 6 (2.94%) GFS2
3 3 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.47%) Varnish
4 2 (0.98%) vCloud
5 1 (0.49%) Firmware
5 1 (0.49%) Gluster
5 1 (0.49%) Ceph
5 1 (0.49%) GPFS
5 1 (0.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (9.31%) Puppet
2 18 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (2.45%) Ansible
5 5 (2.45%) SELinux
6 4 (1.96%) yum
6 4 (1.96%) Control-M
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.98%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.98%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.98%) SCOM
8 2 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.49%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.49%) Cacti
9 1 (0.49%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 37 (18.14%) Oracle
2 18 (8.82%) HP
2 18 (8.82%) VMware
3 16 (7.84%) Remedy
4 12 (5.88%) IBM
5 10 (4.90%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.41%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.41%) WorldPay
7 8 (3.92%) Murex
8 7 (3.43%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.94%) Google
9 6 (2.94%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.45%) Reuters
10 5 (2.45%) Adobe
10 5 (2.45%) Calypso
11 4 (1.96%) Splunk
11 4 (1.96%) Bloomberg
11 4 (1.96%) Perforce
12 3 (1.47%) ATG
12 3 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £420 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Enorth Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago