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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 51 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 120 106 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.44% 1.93% 1.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.31% 15.14% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 78 92
Average daily rate £475 £419 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £576 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
563 700 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.12% 12.73% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 532 636
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

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 30 April 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 30 April 2016, 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.

1 109 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.80%) Scrum
2 59 (29.80%) Java
2 59 (29.80%) SQL
3 58 (29.29%) Finance
4 51 (25.76%) Confluence
5 46 (23.23%) Banking
6 43 (21.72%) Git (software)
7 42 (21.21%) Linux
8 40 (20.20%) BDD
9 37 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (18.69%) Jenkins
10 36 (18.18%) TDD
11 35 (17.68%) Oracle
12 34 (17.17%) QA
13 31 (15.66%) Atlassian
13 31 (15.66%) Unix
14 30 (15.15%) SQL Server
14 30 (15.15%) Subversion
15 29 (14.65%) HTML
16 28 (14.14%) JavaScript
17 27 (13.64%) Microsoft
17 27 (13.64%) Selenium
18 25 (12.63%) Cucumber
18 25 (12.63%) XML
19 24 (12.12%) SDLC
20 23 (11.62%) .NET
21 22 (11.11%) CSS
22 21 (10.61%) Test Scripting
22 21 (10.61%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 51 (25.76%) Confluence
2 17 (8.59%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.58%) Apache
4 13 (6.57%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.05%) CMS
6 9 (4.55%) Node.js
6 9 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.53%) Mule
8 4 (2.02%) IIS
8 4 (2.02%) nginx
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.02%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.01%) Jetty
9 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.01%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.51%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS Office
2 6 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) HipChat
4 1 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.01%) Salerio
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.51%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.05%) PaaS
3 9 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (4.55%) IaaS
4 6 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.02%) GitHub
5 4 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.02%) Lucidchart
6 3 (1.52%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.51%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.56%) VPN
2 9 (4.55%) DMZ
3 5 (2.53%) HTTP
3 5 (2.53%) Internet
4 4 (2.02%) Firewall
5 2 (1.01%) DNS
5 2 (1.01%) LAN
5 2 (1.01%) Network Security
6 1 (0.51%) Extranet
6 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.51%) Intranet
6 1 (0.51%) IPv6
6 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.51%) NAS
6 1 (0.51%) OSPF
6 1 (0.51%) SAN
6 1 (0.51%) SSH
6 1 (0.51%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.57%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.04%) MySQL
4 7 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.54%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.53%) Big Data
5 5 (2.53%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.02%) HBase
6 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.01%) MS Access
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (21.72%) Git (software)
2 37 (18.69%) Jenkins
3 30 (15.15%) Subversion
4 27 (13.64%) Selenium
5 25 (12.63%) Cucumber
6 21 (10.61%) Maven
7 13 (6.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (6.57%) TeamCity
8 12 (6.06%) JUnit
8 12 (6.06%) WebDriver
9 10 (5.05%) Mockito
10 9 (4.55%) ClearCase
10 9 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (4.04%) ClearQuest
11 8 (4.04%) JBehave
11 8 (4.04%) Zephyr
12 7 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (3.03%) Eclipse
13 6 (3.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 58 (29.29%) Finance
2 46 (23.23%) Banking
3 20 (10.10%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.04%) Marketing
5 7 (3.54%) Front Office
6 6 (3.03%) Publishing
7 5 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.52%) Advertising
8 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.01%) Games
9 2 (1.01%) Law
9 2 (1.01%) Legal
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (31.82%) Developer
2 37 (18.69%) Analyst
3 14 (7.07%) Business Analyst
3 14 (7.07%) Consultant
4 13 (6.57%) Java Developer
5 11 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 9 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 9 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
6 9 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 9 (4.55%) Tester
7 8 (4.04%) Database Programmer
7 8 (4.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (4.04%) Programmer
7 8 (4.04%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.04%) Sybase Developer
7 8 (4.04%) Test Specialist
8 7 (3.54%) Coordinator
8 7 (3.54%) Scrum Master
8 7 (3.54%) Test Coordinator
9 6 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.65%) HTML
2 25 (12.63%) XML
3 23 (11.62%) .NET
4 22 (11.11%) CSS
5 16 (8.08%) REST
5 16 (8.08%) SOAP
6 14 (7.07%) Spring
7 13 (6.57%) HTML5
7 13 (6.57%) jQuery
8 12 (6.06%) J2EE
9 10 (5.05%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.05%) JSON
10 9 (4.55%) Spring Boot
11 8 (4.04%) Web Services
11 8 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (3.54%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (3.54%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (3.54%) JMS
12 7 (3.54%) JPA
13 6 (3.03%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.10%) Equities
1 20 (10.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (8.08%) Derivative
3 14 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.07%) Fixed Income
3 14 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.04%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (3.54%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.03%) User Experience
7 4 (2.02%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.02%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.52%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.52%) STB
8 3 (1.52%) VWAP
8 3 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.21%) Linux
2 31 (15.66%) Unix
3 16 (8.08%) Windows
4 9 (4.55%) Android
4 9 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.52%) CentOS
6 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) Debian
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.80%) Scrum
3 40 (20.20%) BDD
4 37 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (18.18%) TDD
6 24 (12.12%) SDLC
7 21 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (10.61%) Test Scripting
8 20 (10.10%) DevOps
9 19 (9.60%) Configuration Management
9 19 (9.60%) Issue Tracking
10 17 (8.59%) Test Automation
11 16 (8.08%) Migration
12 15 (7.58%) Kanban
12 15 (7.58%) OO
12 15 (7.58%) PRINCE2
13 14 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.57%) Defect Management
14 13 (6.57%) Project Management
14 13 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (29.80%) Java
1 59 (29.80%) SQL
2 28 (14.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (9.60%) C#
4 17 (8.59%) Python
5 13 (6.57%) Bash Shell
5 13 (6.57%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.06%) Perl
6 12 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.55%) VBA
7 9 (4.55%) VBScript
8 8 (4.04%) VB
9 6 (3.03%) Groovy
9 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.02%) C
10 4 (2.02%) Scala
11 3 (1.52%) C++
11 3 (1.52%) PHP
11 3 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.07%) Degree
3 13 (6.57%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.56%) ISEB
5 8 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.54%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.51%) CCNA
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.51%) MCSE
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.17%) QA
2 5 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.01%) WCAG
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.07%) Docker
2 12 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.02%) vCloud
4 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.51%) HDFS
5 1 (0.51%) iptables
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.51%) Postfix
5 1 (0.51%) Samba
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) Puppet
2 10 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.52%) Control-M
4 2 (1.01%) logstash
4 2 (1.01%) Nagios
4 2 (1.01%) Oozie
4 2 (1.01%) OpenView
4 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.01%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.51%) Ansible
5 1 (0.51%) Graphite
5 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.51%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (17.68%) Oracle
2 31 (15.66%) Atlassian
3 27 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.58%) HP
5 12 (6.06%) IBM
6 11 (5.56%) VMware
7 9 (4.55%) Splunk
7 9 (4.55%) Sybase
8 8 (4.04%) DataSynapse
8 8 (4.04%) Google
8 8 (4.04%) Reuters
9 6 (3.03%) Informatica
9 6 (3.03%) WorldPay
10 5 (2.53%) Fidessa
11 4 (2.02%) Siebel
12 3 (1.52%) Rally
12 3 (1.52%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.01%) Adobe
13 2 (1.01%) Black Duck
13 2 (1.01%) Murex
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