The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 15 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.59% 1.92% 2.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 12.50% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £623 £650 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +22.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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 Docklands, London region.

Development Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.70% 15.38% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 17
Average daily rate £413 £383 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -30.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £516
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £647 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Docklands, London region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) FishEye
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (20.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase