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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
London / City of London
Rank 45 70 106
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +36
Contract jobs citing JIRA 114 92 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.91% 2.88% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.03% 21.50% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 62 65
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.06% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+70.52% -40.62%

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
495 428 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.98% 13.42% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 332 587
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 £350 £332 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +82.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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.

1 128 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (35.54%) Finance
3 78 (32.23%) Confluence
4 73 (30.17%) SQL
5 71 (29.34%) Git (software)
6 69 (28.51%) TDD
7 66 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 65 (26.86%) Java
9 64 (26.45%) Scrum
10 55 (22.73%) Linux
11 51 (21.07%) JavaScript
12 44 (18.18%) DevOps
13 43 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (16.12%) BDD
14 39 (16.12%) SQL Server
15 38 (15.70%) Banking
16 37 (15.29%) Python
17 36 (14.88%) Windows
18 33 (13.64%) Unix
19 32 (13.22%) Web Services
19 32 (13.22%) C#
20 31 (12.81%) HTML
20 31 (12.81%) Oracle
20 31 (12.81%) Microsoft
21 29 (11.98%) Cucumber
22 28 (11.57%) Atlassian
22 28 (11.57%) Big Data
23 27 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
24 26 (10.74%) Puppet
24 26 (10.74%) Team Foundation 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 78 (32.23%) Confluence
2 22 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 20 (8.26%) Apache Spark
4 19 (7.85%) IIS
5 16 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.72%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.48%) Mule
9 4 (1.65%) Drupal
9 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.24%) Apache
10 3 (1.24%) CMS
10 3 (1.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) HipChat
2 3 (1.24%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (6.61%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.41%) HFM
6 1 (0.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.33%) GitHub
3 21 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (7.44%) IaaS
4 18 (7.44%) PaaS
5 10 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.48%) Slack
7 5 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.65%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.24%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (1.24%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.83%) Google Play
10 2 (0.83%) Trello
11 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.41%) Office 365
11 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.24%) Bluetooth
1 3 (1.24%) HTTP
1 3 (1.24%) Internet
2 2 (0.83%) LDAP
2 2 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.41%) AMQP
3 1 (0.41%) DMZ
3 1 (0.41%) DNS
3 1 (0.41%) DVB
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) FTP
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.41%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.41%) SNMP
3 1 (0.41%) SSH
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.57%) Big Data
3 25 (10.33%) Hadoop
4 21 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (6.61%) Relational Database
8 13 (5.37%) MySQL
9 12 (4.96%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.72%) Apache Hive
10 9 (3.72%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.89%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.07%) HBase
14 4 (1.65%) Data Lake
14 4 (1.65%) MariaDB
15 3 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (1.24%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 71 (29.34%) Git (software)
2 66 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 29 (11.98%) Cucumber
4 26 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (9.50%) JUnit
6 22 (9.09%) Selenium
7 19 (7.85%) Maven
7 19 (7.85%) Subversion
8 14 (5.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (4.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (4.96%) TeamCity
10 9 (3.72%) Mockito
10 9 (3.72%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.31%) Bitbucket
11 8 (3.31%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.89%) ERwin
12 7 (2.89%) Gradle
13 6 (2.48%) EasyMock
13 6 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.65%) Zephyr
General
1 86 (35.54%) Finance
2 38 (15.70%) Banking
3 16 (6.61%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.96%) Front Office
5 9 (3.72%) Retail
6 5 (2.07%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.07%) Legal
6 5 (2.07%) Marketing
7 4 (1.65%) Advertising
7 4 (1.65%) Law
7 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (33.88%) Developer
2 31 (12.81%) Analyst
3 24 (9.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (9.92%) Java Developer
4 16 (6.61%) Business Analyst
4 16 (6.61%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 16 (6.61%) Microsoft Developer
5 14 (5.79%) Senior Developer
6 11 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 10 (4.13%) Administrator
7 10 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (3.72%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.31%) Architect
9 8 (3.31%) Data Engineer
9 8 (3.31%) Tester
10 7 (2.89%) Angular Developer
10 7 (2.89%) Automation Tester
10 7 (2.89%) C# Developer
10 7 (2.89%) Developer in Test
10 7 (2.89%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.22%) Web Services
2 31 (12.81%) HTML
3 25 (10.33%) XML
4 24 (9.92%) JSON
4 24 (9.92%) Node.js
5 22 (9.09%) CSS
5 22 (9.09%) REST
6 19 (7.85%) JMS
6 19 (7.85%) SOAP
7 18 (7.44%) Kafka
7 18 (7.44%) WCF
8 17 (7.02%) AngularJS
8 17 (7.02%) HTML5
8 17 (7.02%) J2EE
9 16 (6.61%) .NET
9 16 (6.61%) RESTful
9 16 (6.61%) Spring
10 12 (4.96%) Hibernate
10 12 (4.96%) JSP
11 8 (3.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (6.20%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.13%) Equities
4 10 (4.13%) Statistics
4 10 (4.13%) User Experience
5 9 (3.72%) Fintech
6 7 (2.89%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.89%) Market Risk
7 5 (2.07%) Derivative
7 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.65%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.65%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.65%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.24%) PKI
9 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.73%) Linux
2 36 (14.88%) Windows
3 33 (13.64%) Unix
4 16 (6.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.07%) Android
6 5 (2.07%) CentOS
7 4 (1.65%) SUSE
7 4 (1.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (28.51%) TDD
3 64 (26.45%) Scrum
4 44 (18.18%) DevOps
5 43 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (16.12%) BDD
7 25 (10.33%) Microservices
8 24 (9.92%) OO
9 22 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 20 (8.26%) Configuration Management
11 19 (7.85%) Logistics
12 18 (7.44%) Kanban
12 18 (7.44%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.02%) CRM
14 16 (6.61%) ERP
14 16 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 16 (6.61%) MVC
14 16 (6.61%) Unit Testing
14 16 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.17%) SQL
2 65 (26.86%) Java
3 51 (21.07%) JavaScript
4 37 (15.29%) Python
5 32 (13.22%) C#
6 20 (8.26%) Bash Shell
6 20 (8.26%) Scala
6 20 (8.26%) Shell Script
7 14 (5.79%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.96%) Ruby
9 10 (4.13%) Perl
9 10 (4.13%) PHP
9 10 (4.13%) R
10 7 (2.89%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.07%) ES6
12 3 (1.24%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.24%) Go
12 3 (1.24%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (8.26%) Degree
2 16 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.24%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.24%) ISEB
6 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.83%) RHCE
6 2 (0.83%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.41%) CCA
7 1 (0.41%) CCNA
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MCSA
7 1 (0.41%) MCTS
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.09%) QA
2 7 (2.89%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.48%) SDET
4 4 (1.65%) MiFID
5 3 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.41%) IFRS
6 1 (0.41%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.41%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (8.68%) Docker
2 4 (1.65%) HDFS
3 3 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.41%) KVM
5 1 (0.41%) Postfix
5 1 (0.41%) Squid
5 1 (0.41%) vCloud
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (10.74%) Puppet
2 19 (7.85%) Ansible
3 8 (3.31%) Control-M
3 8 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (1.65%) Nagios
5 3 (1.24%) Galera Cluster
5 3 (1.24%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.24%) Rancher
5 3 (1.24%) Terraform
6 2 (0.83%) HockeyApp
6 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.83%) OpenView
6 2 (0.83%) Salt
7 1 (0.41%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.41%) Kibana
7 1 (0.41%) logstash
7 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (12.81%) Microsoft
1 31 (12.81%) Oracle
2 28 (11.57%) Atlassian
3 16 (6.61%) Red Hat
4 9 (3.72%) HP
4 9 (3.72%) Splunk
4 9 (3.72%) WorldPay
5 7 (2.89%) VMware
6 6 (2.48%) Google
7 5 (2.07%) F5
7 5 (2.07%) IBM
8 4 (1.65%) BMC
8 4 (1.65%) Sybase
8 4 (1.65%) Veritas
9 3 (1.24%) Charles River
9 3 (1.24%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.24%) New Relic
9 3 (1.24%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.24%) Solace
10 2 (0.83%) 3PAR
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Posted: Yesterday
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