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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 100 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Contract jobs citing JIRA 102 112 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.99% 1.85% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.72% 13.68% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 96 48
Average daily rate
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£408 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £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
693 819 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.50% 13.50% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 624 553
Average daily rate £425 £425 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.37 £58.75 £50.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.41% +16.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 114 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.44%) SQL
2 63 (29.44%) Finance
3 59 (27.57%) Java
4 44 (20.56%) Scrum
4 44 (20.56%) TDD
5 41 (19.16%) QA
6 40 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (17.76%) Oracle
8 37 (17.29%) JavaScript
9 36 (16.82%) Git (software)
10 35 (16.36%) Subversion
10 35 (16.36%) BDD
11 34 (15.89%) Web Services
12 32 (14.95%) HTML
12 32 (14.95%) Selenium
13 31 (14.49%) Banking
13 31 (14.49%) Linux
13 31 (14.49%) Jenkins
14 30 (14.02%) .NET
15 29 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (12.62%) UNIX
16 27 (12.62%) CSS
17 25 (11.68%) XML
17 25 (11.68%) Confluence
18 24 (11.21%) SOA
19 23 (10.75%) C#
20 22 (10.28%) SQL Server
20 22 (10.28%) Cucumber
21 21 (9.81%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 25 (11.68%) Confluence
2 18 (8.41%) WebLogic
3 12 (5.61%) Apache
3 12 (5.61%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.67%) Node.js
5 9 (4.21%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.27%) CMS
6 7 (3.27%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.40%) IIS
9 3 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.40%) Jetty
9 3 (1.40%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (4.67%) MS Visio
1 10 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.74%) MS Project
3 5 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.87%) MS Office
5 3 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.40%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.40%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Documaker
2 5 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.47%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.87%) SaaS
4 3 (1.40%) GitHub
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.47%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.47%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.74%) HTTP
1 8 (3.74%) SSL
2 6 (2.80%) Internet
2 6 (2.80%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (0.93%) DNS
3 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.93%) LDAP
4 1 (0.47%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.47%) SNMP
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) AMQP
4 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.54%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.67%) MySQL
4 9 (4.21%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (2.80%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (2.80%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.87%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.40%) DB2
9 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.36%) Subversion
3 32 (14.95%) Selenium
4 31 (14.49%) Jenkins
5 22 (10.28%) Cucumber
6 21 (9.81%) Maven
7 20 (9.35%) JUnit
7 20 (9.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (7.94%) TeamCity
9 14 (6.54%) WebDriver
9 14 (6.54%) Hudson
10 11 (5.14%) SoapUI
10 11 (5.14%) Ant
11 8 (3.74%) TestNG
11 8 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.74%) JBehave
11 8 (3.74%) SpecFlow
12 7 (3.27%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.80%) Mockito
14 5 (2.34%) Gerrit
General
1 63 (29.44%) Finance
2 31 (14.49%) Banking
3 18 (8.41%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.67%) Front Office
5 8 (3.74%) Retail
6 7 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.27%) Billing
7 6 (2.80%) Legal
8 5 (2.34%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.87%) Back Office
10 3 (1.40%) Marketing
11 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Games
11 2 (0.93%) Advertising
11 2 (0.93%) Publishing
11 2 (0.93%) Law
12 1 (0.47%) Automotive
12 1 (0.47%) French Language
12 1 (0.47%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 60 (28.04%) Developer
2 43 (20.09%) Analyst
3 25 (11.68%) Test Analyst
4 23 (10.75%) Tester
5 14 (6.54%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.14%) Test Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (4.67%) C# Developer
7 10 (4.67%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.21%) Test Manager
8 9 (4.21%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.74%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.27%) .NET Developer
11 6 (2.80%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (2.80%) QA Tester
11 6 (2.80%) Consultant
11 6 (2.80%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (2.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (2.34%) Automation Tester
12 5 (2.34%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.89%) Web Services
2 32 (14.95%) HTML
3 30 (14.02%) .NET
4 27 (12.62%) CSS
5 25 (11.68%) XML
6 19 (8.88%) jQuery
7 18 (8.41%) JSON
7 18 (8.41%) AngularJS
8 17 (7.94%) Spring
9 16 (7.48%) HTML5
10 15 (7.01%) SOAP
11 14 (6.54%) Middleware
11 14 (6.54%) RESTful
12 11 (5.14%) REST
12 11 (5.14%) JMS
12 11 (5.14%) Hibernate
13 8 (3.74%) Ajax
13 8 (3.74%) CSS3
14 7 (3.27%) JDBC
14 7 (3.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.35%) Derivative
3 12 (5.61%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.67%) User Experience
6 7 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.80%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.80%) Open Source
7 6 (2.80%) Clustering
7 6 (2.80%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.34%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (1.87%) Equities
9 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.40%) iPhone
10 3 (1.40%) Social Network
11 2 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.93%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.49%) Linux
2 27 (12.62%) UNIX
3 21 (9.81%) Windows
4 11 (5.14%) Android
5 9 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.47%) AIX
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.47%) Debian
7 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (20.56%) Scrum
2 44 (20.56%) TDD
3 40 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (16.36%) BDD
5 24 (11.21%) SOA
6 20 (9.35%) OO
6 20 (9.35%) Waterfall
7 17 (7.94%) Automated Testing
7 17 (7.94%) Software Testing
7 17 (7.94%) Kanban
8 15 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (6.54%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.54%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.07%) Test Scripting
11 12 (5.61%) Test Automation
12 11 (5.14%) Test Strategy
12 11 (5.14%) DevOps
12 11 (5.14%) Unit Testing
13 10 (4.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.44%) SQL
2 59 (27.57%) Java
3 37 (17.29%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.75%) C#
5 21 (9.81%) Bash Shell
5 21 (9.81%) Python
6 16 (7.48%) Scala
7 14 (6.54%) Ruby
8 11 (5.14%) Groovy
9 10 (4.67%) Perl
9 10 (4.67%) PHP
10 7 (3.27%) C++
11 6 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.80%) VBA
12 5 (2.34%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.34%) C
13 4 (1.87%) Lua
14 3 (1.40%) VB
14 3 (1.40%) Jython
14 3 (1.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 18 (8.41%) ISEB
2 14 (6.54%) Degree
3 10 (4.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.80%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.40%) PMP
7 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) MCPD
9 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.16%) QA
2 6 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.87%) COREP
4 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) FINREP
5 1 (0.47%) FATCA
5 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.54%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.80%) OCFS2
3 6 (2.80%) GlusterFS
3 6 (2.80%) GFS2
4 3 (1.40%) vCloud
5 2 (0.93%) Varnish
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (9.35%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (6.54%) Puppet
3 6 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.34%) SELinux
5 3 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.93%) yum
6 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.93%) Control-M
6 2 (0.93%) Ansible
7 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.47%) nmon
7 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.47%) Nagios
7 1 (0.47%) Cacti
7 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.47%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 38 (17.76%) Oracle
2 17 (7.94%) HP
3 15 (7.01%) Remedy
4 11 (5.14%) IBM
4 11 (5.14%) VMware
5 10 (4.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.21%) Murex
7 7 (3.27%) Google
8 6 (2.80%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.34%) Sybase
9 5 (2.34%) Adobe
9 5 (2.34%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.34%) Calypso
9 5 (2.34%) Reuters
10 4 (1.87%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.40%) Splunk
11 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.40%) Infragistics
11 3 (1.40%) ATG
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