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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 67 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 118 118 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.46% 2.51% 2.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.19% 16.62% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 88 83
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £625 £573
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 £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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
615 710 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.01% 15.08% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 587 635
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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.

1 125 (58.69%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (37.56%) Finance
3 68 (31.92%) Java
4 64 (30.05%) SQL
5 57 (26.76%) Scrum
6 52 (24.41%) Confluence
7 50 (23.47%) Linux
8 48 (22.54%) Git (software)
9 45 (21.13%) Oracle
10 43 (20.19%) JavaScript
11 42 (19.72%) Atlassian
12 41 (19.25%) Jenkins
13 39 (18.31%) TDD
13 39 (18.31%) Unix
14 37 (17.37%) HTML
15 33 (15.49%) Selenium
16 32 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (15.02%) XML
17 31 (14.55%) Python
18 29 (13.62%) BDD
18 29 (13.62%) Subversion
19 28 (13.15%) Banking
20 27 (12.68%) CSS
21 26 (12.21%) DevOps
22 25 (11.74%) AngularJS
22 25 (11.74%) OO
22 25 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
22 25 (11.74%) Puppet
23 24 (11.27%) Web Services
23 24 (11.27%) Windows

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 52 (24.41%) Confluence
2 23 (10.80%) Apache
3 17 (7.98%) WebLogic
4 16 (7.51%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.10%) Apache Spark
6 9 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.29%) CMS
7 7 (3.29%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.29%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.35%) JBoss
9 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.41%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.41%) Mule
11 2 (0.94%) IIS
11 2 (0.94%) nginx
11 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.94%) WildFly
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.88%) MS Project
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.41%) HipChat
5 2 (0.94%) MS Office
6 1 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Documaker
2 6 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.41%) HFM
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.47%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.23%) GitHub
3 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.94%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.94%) IaaS
5 2 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.47%) Google Play
6 1 (0.47%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Slack
6 1 (0.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) Firewall
2 5 (2.35%) Internet
3 4 (1.88%) HTTP
4 3 (1.41%) DNS
4 3 (1.41%) OpenVPN
4 3 (1.41%) SNMP
4 3 (1.41%) SSH
5 2 (0.94%) AMQP
5 2 (0.94%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.94%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.94%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.47%) CTI
6 1 (0.47%) DMZ
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
6 1 (0.47%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) SAN
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.27%) Big Data
2 21 (9.86%) Hadoop
3 20 (9.39%) SQL Server
4 18 (8.45%) Relational Database
5 17 (7.98%) MongoDB
6 15 (7.04%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (4.69%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.82%) MySQL
11 5 (2.35%) HBase
11 5 (2.35%) QlikView
12 4 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.88%) DB2
13 3 (1.41%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.41%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.94%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 48 (22.54%) Git (software)
2 41 (19.25%) Jenkins
3 33 (15.49%) Selenium
4 29 (13.62%) Subversion
5 21 (9.86%) Maven
6 20 (9.39%) TeamCity
7 17 (7.98%) Cucumber
7 17 (7.98%) WebDriver
8 14 (6.57%) Zephyr
9 13 (6.10%) JUnit
10 12 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (4.69%) Gradle
11 10 (4.69%) JMeter
11 10 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (4.23%) Bitbucket
12 9 (4.23%) Eclipse
12 9 (4.23%) SoapUI
12 9 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (3.76%) Ant
14 7 (3.29%) ERwin
General
1 80 (37.56%) Finance
2 28 (13.15%) Banking
3 16 (7.51%) Financial Institution
4 12 (5.63%) Front Office
4 12 (5.63%) Retail
5 10 (4.69%) Legal
6 7 (3.29%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.82%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Advertising
8 2 (0.94%) Billing
8 2 (0.94%) Law
8 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (25.35%) Developer
2 37 (17.37%) Analyst
3 17 (7.98%) Test Analyst
4 14 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (6.57%) Java Developer
5 12 (5.63%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.63%) Tester
6 11 (5.16%) Administrator
6 11 (5.16%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.16%) Consultant
7 10 (4.69%) Scrum Master
8 9 (4.23%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.29%) Architect
10 7 (3.29%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 7 (3.29%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (3.29%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (3.29%) Support Consultant
10 7 (3.29%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.82%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.37%) HTML
2 32 (15.02%) XML
3 27 (12.68%) CSS
4 25 (11.74%) AngularJS
5 24 (11.27%) Web Services
6 23 (10.80%) JSON
7 21 (9.86%) .NET
7 21 (9.86%) HTML5
8 19 (8.92%) J2EE
8 19 (8.92%) Spring
9 16 (7.51%) RESTful
10 15 (7.04%) SOAP
11 13 (6.10%) JMS
12 12 (5.63%) CSS3
12 12 (5.63%) jQuery
13 11 (5.16%) JSP
13 11 (5.16%) Node.js
13 11 (5.16%) REST
14 10 (4.69%) Middleware
15 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.57%) User Experience
2 13 (6.10%) Fixed Income
3 12 (5.63%) Hedge funds
3 12 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.23%) Statistics
6 8 (3.76%) Equities
6 8 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.29%) Derivative
7 7 (3.29%) Fintech
8 6 (2.82%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.82%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.88%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.41%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.41%) iPad
10 3 (1.41%) iPhone
10 3 (1.41%) Wiki
11 2 (0.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.47%) Linux
2 39 (18.31%) Unix
3 24 (11.27%) Windows
4 20 (9.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.16%) CentOS
6 8 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.76%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.82%) Android
7 6 (2.82%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.35%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (58.69%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.76%) Scrum
3 39 (18.31%) TDD
4 32 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (13.62%) BDD
6 26 (12.21%) DevOps
7 25 (11.74%) OO
7 25 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 20 (9.39%) SDLC
10 19 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (7.98%) Defect Management
11 17 (7.98%) Project Management
12 16 (7.51%) Change Management
12 16 (7.51%) Waterfall
13 15 (7.04%) Business Analysis
13 15 (7.04%) MVC
13 15 (7.04%) Open Source
13 15 (7.04%) SOA
13 15 (7.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.92%) Java
2 64 (30.05%) SQL
3 43 (20.19%) JavaScript
4 31 (14.55%) Python
5 15 (7.04%) C#
6 14 (6.57%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.16%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.69%) C
9 9 (4.23%) Ruby
10 8 (3.76%) Groovy
11 7 (3.29%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.29%) C++
11 7 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.29%) VB
12 5 (2.35%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.35%) Scala
12 5 (2.35%) VBA
13 4 (1.88%) Perl
13 4 (1.88%) PHP
14 3 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.98%) Degree
2 17 (7.98%) ISEB
3 14 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.63%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) MBA
8 1 (0.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.47%) MCSA
8 1 (0.47%) MCTS
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.33%) QA
2 8 (3.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.47%) FATCA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (6.57%) Docker
2 10 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.29%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.88%) HDFS
5 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.94%) Postfix
5 2 (0.94%) Squid
5 2 (0.94%) vCloud
5 2 (0.94%) XenServer
6 1 (0.47%) KVM
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (11.74%) Puppet
2 16 (7.51%) Ansible
3 9 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (3.29%) Control-M
5 7 (3.29%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (3.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (2.82%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (1.88%) BladeLogic
7 4 (1.88%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.41%) Rancher
8 3 (1.41%) SCCM
8 3 (1.41%) Terraform
8 3 (1.41%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.94%) Kibana
9 2 (0.94%) logstash
9 2 (0.94%) OpenView
10 1 (0.47%) Graphite
10 1 (0.47%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 45 (21.13%) Oracle
2 42 (19.72%) Atlassian
3 23 (10.80%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.98%) VMware
5 15 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.76%) Google
6 8 (3.76%) Siebel
7 7 (3.29%) Sybase
7 7 (3.29%) Tableau
7 7 (3.29%) WorldPay
8 6 (2.82%) HP
9 5 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.88%) IBM
10 4 (1.88%) Informatica
10 4 (1.88%) Remedy
10 4 (1.88%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.41%) Adobe
11 3 (1.41%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.41%) Solace
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £575 - £610 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Generous Daily Rate - Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £440 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago