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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 85 102 141
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +39
Contract jobs citing JIRA 137 100 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.34% 1.72% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.56% 12.56% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 68 60
Average daily rate
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£425 £456 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £286 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
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
780 796 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.32% 13.71% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 626 613
Average daily rate £450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 134 (54.25%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (31.98%) Finance
3 75 (30.36%) Scrum
3 75 (30.36%) Java
4 62 (25.10%) Linux
5 54 (21.86%) Confluence
6 53 (21.46%) SQL
7 46 (18.62%) Banking
8 45 (18.22%) Oracle
9 43 (17.41%) Git (software)
10 42 (17.00%) TDD
10 42 (17.00%) Subversion
11 41 (16.60%) Jenkins
12 39 (15.79%) SQL Server
12 39 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 39 (15.79%) C#
12 39 (15.79%) .NET
13 38 (15.38%) Windows
13 38 (15.38%) QA
14 35 (14.17%) HTML
14 35 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (13.77%) Python
15 34 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (12.55%) Web Services
17 28 (11.34%) Test Scripting
17 28 (11.34%) BDD
18 27 (10.93%) Atlassian
18 27 (10.93%) VMware
19 26 (10.53%) XML
19 26 (10.53%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (21.86%) Confluence
2 19 (7.69%) Apache
2 19 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.48%) WebLogic
3 16 (6.48%) Node.js
4 10 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.64%) IIS
6 8 (3.24%) CMS
6 8 (3.24%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.43%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.02%) JBoss
9 4 (1.62%) Jetty
9 4 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.21%) Documentum
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.81%) Mule
11 2 (0.81%) nginx
11 2 (0.81%) Drupal
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 24 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.86%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.43%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.43%) MS Project
4 5 (2.02%) MS Office
5 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.21%) HipChat
6 2 (0.81%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.02%) GitHub
3 3 (1.21%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.21%) SaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.81%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.45%) Internet
2 10 (4.05%) AMQP
3 9 (3.64%) HTTP
4 7 (2.83%) Firewall
5 5 (2.02%) SSL
5 5 (2.02%) Multicast
6 3 (1.21%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.21%) DNS
7 2 (0.81%) LDAP
7 2 (0.81%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.40%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.40%) SMTP
8 1 (0.40%) RTSP
8 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 19 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 18 (7.29%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (5.26%) MySQL
6 13 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.86%) Big Data
8 11 (4.45%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.45%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.43%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (2.02%) Data Mart
12 5 (2.02%) Star Schema
13 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (17.41%) Git (software)
2 42 (17.00%) Subversion
3 41 (16.60%) Jenkins
4 26 (10.53%) Maven
5 25 (10.12%) Cucumber
6 21 (8.50%) Selenium
7 16 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (5.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (5.26%) TeamCity
9 13 (5.26%) Ant
10 12 (4.86%) JUnit
10 12 (4.86%) Eclipse
11 10 (4.05%) SpecFlow
12 9 (3.64%) JMeter
12 9 (3.64%) Hudson
13 8 (3.24%) Mercurial
14 7 (2.83%) NUnit
14 7 (2.83%) Artifactory
15 6 (2.43%) Gradle
15 6 (2.43%) FishEye
General
1 79 (31.98%) Finance
2 46 (18.62%) Banking
3 19 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.86%) Marketing
5 11 (4.45%) Front Office
6 9 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.02%) Back Office
7 5 (2.02%) Legal
7 5 (2.02%) Retail
8 4 (1.62%) Advertising
8 4 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.21%) Publishing
10 2 (0.81%) Billing
10 2 (0.81%) Law
11 1 (0.40%) French Language
11 1 (0.40%) German Language
11 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (31.58%) Developer
2 41 (16.60%) Analyst
3 22 (8.91%) Project Manager
4 17 (6.88%) Business Analyst
4 17 (6.88%) Java Developer
5 14 (5.67%) Test Analyst
5 14 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (4.86%) Tester
7 9 (3.64%) C# Developer
8 8 (3.24%) SQL Developer
8 8 (3.24%) Senior Developer
9 7 (2.83%) Test Engineer
9 7 (2.83%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (2.43%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (2.43%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (2.43%) Test Leader
10 6 (2.43%) Architect
11 5 (2.02%) Test Manager
11 5 (2.02%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.02%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.79%) .NET
2 35 (14.17%) HTML
3 31 (12.55%) Web Services
4 26 (10.53%) XML
5 25 (10.12%) CSS
6 22 (8.91%) HTML5
7 20 (8.10%) JSON
7 20 (8.10%) jQuery
8 17 (6.88%) JMS
9 16 (6.48%) Spring
10 14 (5.67%) WCF
10 14 (5.67%) REST
10 14 (5.67%) AngularJS
10 14 (5.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (5.26%) RESTful
11 13 (5.26%) EJB
12 11 (4.45%) SOAP
12 11 (4.45%) Gherkin
13 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET
14 9 (3.64%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.29%) User Experience
3 10 (4.05%) Derivative
4 9 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.43%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.43%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.02%) Market Risk
7 5 (2.02%) Clustering
8 4 (1.62%) Equities
8 4 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.62%) CMDB
8 4 (1.62%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.21%) Wiki
9 3 (1.21%) Social Network
9 3 (1.21%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.81%) IVR
10 2 (0.81%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.10%) Linux
2 38 (15.38%) Windows
3 25 (10.12%) UNIX
4 17 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.83%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.81%) Debian
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Solaris
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (54.25%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (30.36%) Scrum
3 42 (17.00%) TDD
4 34 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (11.34%) Test Scripting
5 28 (11.34%) BDD
6 26 (10.53%) SDLC
7 25 (10.12%) Configuration Management
8 24 (9.72%) DevOps
9 22 (8.91%) Waterfall
10 20 (8.10%) E-Commerce
11 19 (7.69%) Project Management
12 18 (7.29%) OO
12 18 (7.29%) Kanban
12 18 (7.29%) User Stories
13 17 (6.88%) Open Source
14 15 (6.07%) Software Engineering
15 12 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (4.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.36%) Java
2 53 (21.46%) SQL
3 39 (15.79%) C#
3 39 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 34 (13.77%) Python
5 17 (6.88%) Ruby
6 14 (5.67%) T-SQL
6 14 (5.67%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.67%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.86%) Scala
7 12 (4.86%) Perl
8 10 (4.05%) PHP
9 8 (3.24%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.43%) VB
10 6 (2.43%) C
11 5 (2.02%) VBScript
12 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.21%) C++
13 3 (1.21%) Groovy
14 2 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.07%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.45%) Degree
4 6 (2.43%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.02%) ISEB
5 5 (2.02%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.62%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.21%) PMP
8 2 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.81%) MCPD
8 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.81%) COREP
2 2 (0.81%) FINREP
3 1 (0.40%) FATCA
3 1 (0.40%) Basel III
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) Basel II
System Software
1 15 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.83%) Varnish
3 6 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.21%) GlusterFS
4 3 (1.21%) GFS2
4 3 (1.21%) OCFS2
4 3 (1.21%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.81%) vCloud
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.81%) HDFS
6 1 (0.40%) GPFS
6 1 (0.40%) Ceph
6 1 (0.40%) KVM
6 1 (0.40%) Firmware
6 1 (0.40%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 26 (10.53%) Puppet
2 15 (6.07%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.45%) Control-M
5 8 (3.24%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.43%) yum
6 6 (2.43%) Ansible
7 4 (1.62%) BladeLogic
8 3 (1.21%) SCOM
8 3 (1.21%) OpenView
8 3 (1.21%) SELinux
9 2 (0.81%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.81%) Oozie
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.40%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.40%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (18.22%) Oracle
2 27 (10.93%) VMware
2 27 (10.93%) Atlassian
3 19 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 18 (7.29%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.67%) HP
5 14 (5.67%) Remedy
6 13 (5.26%) IBM
7 10 (4.05%) Adobe
8 9 (3.64%) TIBCO
8 9 (3.64%) WorldPay
9 6 (2.43%) Perforce
9 6 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.43%) BMC
10 4 (1.62%) Reuters
10 4 (1.62%) DevExpress
10 4 (1.62%) Akamai
10 4 (1.62%) Splunk
11 3 (1.21%) hybris
11 3 (1.21%) Bloomberg
City, London
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £500 - £600 DOE.
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £180 - £240 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
First Point
Rate: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago