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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 58 72 91
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 123 91 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.89% 2.64% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.95% 17.07% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 65 94
Median daily rate £513 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.15% -28.88%
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
587 533 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.55% 15.49% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 441 639
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 9 December 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 9 December 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.

1 134 (58.01%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (35.50%) Finance
3 71 (30.74%) Java
4 65 (28.14%) SQL
4 65 (28.14%) Git (software)
5 64 (27.71%) Confluence
6 54 (23.38%) Linux
7 53 (22.94%) Scrum
8 52 (22.51%) Jenkins
9 47 (20.35%) JavaScript
9 47 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (19.05%) TDD
11 43 (18.61%) Python
12 40 (17.32%) Atlassian
13 38 (16.45%) DevOps
14 37 (16.02%) Hadoop
15 34 (14.72%) Oracle
15 34 (14.72%) Big Data
16 31 (13.42%) Puppet
16 31 (13.42%) Unix
16 31 (13.42%) Banking
17 30 (12.99%) Configuration Management
17 30 (12.99%) BDD
18 28 (12.12%) HTML
18 28 (12.12%) Subversion
19 27 (11.69%) XML
20 26 (11.26%) Web Services
20 26 (11.26%) Apache Spark
21 25 (10.82%) Relational Database
22 24 (10.39%) SQL Server

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 64 (27.71%) Confluence
2 26 (11.26%) Apache Spark
3 23 (9.96%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (7.36%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.63%) Apache
6 9 (3.90%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.46%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.03%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.16%) CMS
9 5 (2.16%) JBoss
10 3 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.30%) Drupal
10 3 (1.30%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.87%) Mule
11 2 (0.87%) WildFly
12 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.30%) HipChat
3 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.87%) MS Office
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.87%) Documaker
4 2 (0.87%) HFM
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.43%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.36%) GitHub
3 13 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.73%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.30%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (1.30%) IaaS
6 3 (1.30%) SaaS
7 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.87%) Google Play
7 2 (0.87%) PaaS
7 2 (0.87%) Slack
8 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.43%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.43%) Office 365
8 1 (0.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) Internet
2 3 (1.30%) Firewall
2 3 (1.30%) OpenVPN
2 3 (1.30%) SNMP
3 2 (0.87%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.87%) DNS
3 2 (0.87%) FTP
3 2 (0.87%) HTTP
3 2 (0.87%) LDAP
3 2 (0.87%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (0.87%) SSH
3 2 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) AMQP
4 1 (0.43%) CTI
4 1 (0.43%) DMZ
4 1 (0.43%) DVB
4 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.43%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.02%) Hadoop
2 34 (14.72%) Big Data
3 25 (10.82%) Relational Database
4 24 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 19 (8.23%) MongoDB
6 18 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 12 (5.19%) Oracle Database
9 11 (4.76%) MySQL
10 9 (3.90%) Apache Hive
10 9 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.16%) HBase
12 4 (1.73%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.30%) DB2
13 3 (1.30%) Parquet
14 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.87%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 65 (28.14%) Git (software)
2 52 (22.51%) Jenkins
3 28 (12.12%) Subversion
4 20 (8.66%) Selenium
5 19 (8.23%) Maven
6 18 (7.79%) Cucumber
7 15 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (6.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (6.06%) JUnit
8 14 (6.06%) TeamCity
9 12 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (5.19%) WebDriver
10 11 (4.76%) Zephyr
11 9 (3.90%) Bitbucket
11 9 (3.90%) Gradle
11 9 (3.90%) SoapUI
12 8 (3.46%) Eclipse
12 8 (3.46%) FishEye
13 7 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
14 6 (2.60%) ERwin
General
1 82 (35.50%) Finance
2 31 (13.42%) Banking
3 16 (6.93%) Front Office
3 16 (6.93%) Retail
4 13 (5.63%) Financial Institution
4 13 (5.63%) Legal
5 10 (4.33%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.60%) Law
6 6 (2.60%) Marketing
7 3 (1.30%) Advertising
7 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.87%) Billing
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (26.41%) Developer
2 35 (15.15%) Analyst
3 22 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (6.93%) Java Developer
5 15 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 13 (5.63%) Administrator
8 12 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (4.76%) Scrum Master
10 10 (4.33%) Data Engineer
10 10 (4.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (4.33%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.90%) Tester
12 8 (3.46%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.46%) Architect
12 8 (3.46%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.46%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.03%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
13 7 (3.03%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.12%) HTML
2 27 (11.69%) XML
3 26 (11.26%) Web Services
4 21 (9.09%) CSS
4 21 (9.09%) JSON
5 19 (8.23%) .NET
5 19 (8.23%) Kafka
5 19 (8.23%) RESTful
6 18 (7.79%) AngularJS
6 18 (7.79%) JMS
7 16 (6.93%) HTML5
7 16 (6.93%) J2EE
7 16 (6.93%) Node.js
8 15 (6.49%) Spring
9 14 (6.06%) SOAP
10 10 (4.33%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.33%) REST
11 9 (3.90%) JSP
12 8 (3.46%) CSS3
12 8 (3.46%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.19%) User Experience
4 11 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.76%) Fintech
4 11 (4.76%) Statistics
5 10 (4.33%) Fixed Income
5 10 (4.33%) Hedge funds
6 9 (3.90%) Equities
6 9 (3.90%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.16%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.16%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.30%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.30%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.30%) iPad
9 3 (1.30%) iPhone
9 3 (1.30%) STB
9 3 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.38%) Linux
2 31 (13.42%) Unix
3 21 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (6.93%) Windows
5 12 (5.19%) CentOS
6 5 (2.16%) Android
6 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.73%) SUSE
8 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (58.01%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (22.94%) Scrum
3 47 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (19.05%) TDD
5 38 (16.45%) DevOps
6 30 (12.99%) BDD
6 30 (12.99%) Configuration Management
7 23 (9.96%) SDLC
8 22 (9.52%) OO
8 22 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 22 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
9 21 (9.09%) Project Management
10 20 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (8.23%) MVC
12 17 (7.36%) Business Analysis
12 17 (7.36%) Open Source
12 17 (7.36%) Test Automation
13 16 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (6.49%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (30.74%) Java
2 65 (28.14%) SQL
3 47 (20.35%) JavaScript
4 43 (18.61%) Python
5 20 (8.66%) Scala
6 18 (7.79%) C#
7 14 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 14 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 13 (5.63%) Ruby
9 10 (4.33%) R
10 9 (3.90%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.46%) Groovy
11 8 (3.46%) Perl
11 8 (3.46%) PHP
12 7 (3.03%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.73%) C
13 4 (1.73%) Go
13 4 (1.73%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.73%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (7.79%) Degree
1 18 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.33%) ISEB
4 7 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.60%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) RHCE
7 2 (0.87%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.43%) CCA
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) MBA
8 1 (0.43%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) MCTS
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.96%) QA
2 6 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.73%) SDET
5 2 (0.87%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (9.96%) Docker
2 7 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.73%) HDFS
4 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.87%) Postfix
4 2 (0.87%) Squid
4 2 (0.87%) vCloud
4 2 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.87%) XenServer
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.43%) KVM
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (13.42%) Puppet
2 22 (9.52%) Ansible
3 11 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.90%) Control-M
5 8 (3.46%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (1.73%) Nagios
7 4 (1.73%) Terraform
8 3 (1.30%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.30%) Rancher
9 2 (0.87%) Kibana
9 2 (0.87%) logstash
9 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.87%) OpenView
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.87%) Salt
9 2 (0.87%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.43%) Ambari
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 40 (17.32%) Atlassian
2 34 (14.72%) Oracle
3 16 (6.93%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.19%) VMware
5 10 (4.33%) Google
6 9 (3.90%) HP
6 9 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.90%) Sybase
6 9 (3.90%) WorldPay
7 6 (2.60%) IBM
7 6 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (2.60%) Splunk
7 6 (2.60%) Tableau
8 5 (2.16%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.73%) BMC
9 4 (1.73%) Charles River
9 4 (1.73%) Veritas
10 3 (1.30%) Remedy
10 3 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.30%) Teradata
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