The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 56 96 146
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +50
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1735 1171 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.79% 2.31% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.79% 15.41% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 765 570
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £291 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 4
Median hourly rate £43.25 £38.44 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.52% -14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £20.00 £41.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -16.66%
JIRA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7613 7601 6780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.65% 15.00% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5119 5144 4749
Median daily rate £445 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 162 110
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.92 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £50.68 £50.70
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in England

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in England

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in England

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the England region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in England

JIRA
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

JIRA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 1010 £475 +5.55% 120
South East +47 226 £400 +12.67% 35
North West +17 98 £425 +13.33% 31
Yorkshire +17 89 £450 +1.40% 20
East of England +25 85 £450 - 25
West Midlands +25 76 £400 +14.28% 13
North East -5 55 £425 -10.52% 3
South West +7 53 £438 -2.77% 29
East Midlands +2 27 £350 -28.20% 4
Midlands +4 3 £250 -50.00%
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 2197 (66.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1333 (40.58%) Confluence
3 1090 (33.18%) Git (software)
4 1072 (32.63%) Java
5 1052 (32.02%) Scrum
6 1049 (31.93%) Jenkins
7 742 (22.59%) Linux
8 705 (21.46%) DevOps
9 674 (20.52%) Continuous Integration
10 645 (19.63%) SQL
11 595 (18.11%) Finance
12 592 (18.02%) JavaScript
13 568 (17.29%) Oracle
14 556 (16.93%) TDD
15 532 (16.19%) Atlassian
16 531 (16.16%) Puppet
17 524 (15.95%) HTML
18 485 (14.76%) BDD
19 471 (14.34%) Maven
20 463 (14.09%) Security Cleared
21 447 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
22 444 (13.52%) Selenium
23 416 (12.66%) Python
24 410 (12.48%) QA
25 396 (12.05%) JUnit
26 393 (11.96%) Spring
27 386 (11.75%) Unix
28 382 (11.63%) CSS
29 378 (11.51%) XML
30 374 (11.39%) Configuration Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1333 (40.58%) Confluence
2 242 (7.37%) Apache
3 213 (6.48%) Elasticsearch
4 146 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 113 (3.44%) SharePoint
6 111 (3.38%) WebSphere
7 78 (2.37%) Apache Spark
8 71 (2.16%) JBoss
9 68 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 63 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
11 62 (1.89%) CMS
12 57 (1.74%) OpenStack
13 54 (1.64%) WebLogic
14 51 (1.55%) nginx
15 48 (1.46%) IIS
16 28 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 28 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
17 27 (0.82%) Apache Solr
18 21 (0.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 150 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 135 (4.11%) HipChat
3 88 (2.68%) MS Office
4 87 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 82 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 55 (1.67%) MS Project
7 44 (1.34%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.18%) Mingle
11 5 (0.15%) SketchUp
12 3 (0.091%) Simulink
13 2 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.061%) Gliffy
14 1 (0.030%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.030%) InDesign
14 1 (0.030%) InVision
Business Applications
1 42 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.46%) Sonata
3 11 (0.33%) Magento
4 10 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.21%) Summit
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.12%) Documaker
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (0.12%) SAP PSCD
9 4 (0.12%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.091%) HFM
10 3 (0.091%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 447 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
2 189 (5.75%) GitHub
3 169 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 81 (2.47%) PaaS
5 67 (2.04%) IaaS
6 51 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (1.31%) OpenShift
8 40 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
8 40 (1.22%) Amazon S3
9 35 (1.07%) SaaS
10 34 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
11 31 (0.94%) Slack
12 28 (0.85%) CloudBees
13 27 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
14 26 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
14 26 (0.79%) Trello
15 19 (0.58%) Office 365
16 17 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
17 16 (0.49%) Route 53
18 15 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 147 (4.47%) DNS
2 129 (3.93%) SSH
3 124 (3.77%) OpenVPN
4 119 (3.62%) OpenLDAP
5 87 (2.65%) HTTP
6 64 (1.95%) Internet
7 59 (1.80%) VPN
8 58 (1.77%) LDAP
9 56 (1.70%) Firewall
10 31 (0.94%) TCP/IP
11 30 (0.91%) SSL
12 27 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
13 23 (0.70%) IPsec
14 22 (0.67%) SNMP
15 18 (0.55%) Kerberos
16 17 (0.52%) AMQP
17 16 (0.49%) Intranet
18 14 (0.43%) LAN
19 13 (0.40%) Network Security
20 11 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
2 303 (9.22%) Hadoop
3 209 (6.36%) SQL Server
4 198 (6.03%) MongoDB
5 188 (5.72%) Relational Database
6 179 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 159 (4.84%) MySQL
8 150 (4.57%) Big Data
9 121 (3.68%) NoSQL
10 65 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 45 (1.37%) Apache Hive
11 45 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
12 41 (1.25%) HBase
13 32 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 31 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
15 30 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (0.88%) DB2
17 28 (0.85%) RDBMS
18 20 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
18 20 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1090 (33.18%) Git (software)
2 1049 (31.93%) Jenkins
3 471 (14.34%) Maven
4 444 (13.52%) Selenium
5 396 (12.05%) JUnit
6 355 (10.81%) Cucumber
7 312 (9.50%) Subversion
8 253 (7.70%) Sonatype Nexus
9 227 (6.91%) Bitbucket
10 223 (6.79%) Ant
11 212 (6.45%) SonarQube
12 200 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 189 (5.75%) TeamCity
14 188 (5.72%) JIRA Agile
15 177 (5.39%) SoapUI
16 173 (5.27%) WebDriver
17 118 (3.59%) Liquibase
18 115 (3.50%) Gradle
19 105 (3.20%) JMeter
20 101 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 595 (18.11%) Finance
2 337 (10.26%) Banking
3 212 (6.45%) Retail
4 77 (2.34%) Publishing
5 69 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 61 (1.86%) Front Office
7 54 (1.64%) Legal
8 46 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 42 (1.28%) Games
10 39 (1.19%) Marketing
11 33 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 20 (0.61%) Back Office
12 20 (0.61%) Law
13 16 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.40%) Billing
15 12 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.33%) Electronics
17 10 (0.30%) Advertising
18 8 (0.24%) Automotive
18 8 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 838 (25.51%) Developer
2 540 (16.44%) Analyst
3 302 (9.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 283 (8.61%) Java Developer
5 225 (6.85%) Tester
6 224 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 206 (6.27%) Business Analyst
8 164 (4.99%) Project Manager
9 161 (4.90%) Architect
10 134 (4.08%) Scrum Master
11 119 (3.62%) Senior Developer
12 113 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 107 (3.26%) Consultant
14 97 (2.95%) Automation Tester
15 80 (2.44%) Test Engineer
16 78 (2.37%) Administrator
17 66 (2.01%) Angular Developer
17 66 (2.01%) C# Developer
17 66 (2.01%) Software Engineer
18 58 (1.77%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (15.95%) HTML
2 393 (11.96%) Spring
3 382 (11.63%) CSS
4 378 (11.51%) XML
5 359 (10.93%) REST
6 345 (10.50%) Web Services
7 325 (9.89%) JSON
8 313 (9.53%) AngularJS
9 301 (9.16%) RESTful
10 299 (9.10%) HTML5
11 246 (7.49%) Node.js
12 241 (7.34%) SOAP
13 235 (7.15%) .NET
14 220 (6.70%) CSS3
15 184 (5.60%) jQuery
16 164 (4.99%) ELK Stack
17 149 (4.54%) J2EE
18 143 (4.35%) Gherkin
19 132 (4.02%) Software Packaging
20 116 (3.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 226 (6.88%) User Experience
2 187 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (3.20%) Mobile App
4 103 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 53 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 53 (1.61%) Statistics
6 52 (1.58%) Wiki
7 50 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 44 (1.34%) Equities
8 44 (1.34%) Fixed Income
8 44 (1.34%) iPad
9 40 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 35 (1.07%) Data Centre
11 31 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 30 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 28 (0.85%) STB
14 27 (0.82%) Data Structures
15 26 (0.79%) Fintech
16 25 (0.76%) PKI
16 25 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 742 (22.59%) Linux
2 386 (11.75%) Unix
3 286 (8.71%) Windows
4 194 (5.91%) CentOS
5 123 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 92 (2.80%) Android
7 89 (2.71%) Apple iOS
8 51 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 43 (1.31%) Windows Server
10 25 (0.76%) AIX
11 24 (0.73%) Solaris
12 17 (0.52%) VyOS
13 13 (0.40%) RancherOS
13 13 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 12 (0.37%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (0.21%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2197 (66.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1052 (32.02%) Scrum
3 705 (21.46%) DevOps
4 674 (20.52%) Continuous Integration
5 556 (16.93%) TDD
6 485 (14.76%) BDD
7 374 (11.39%) Configuration Management
8 327 (9.95%) Open Source
9 313 (9.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 279 (8.49%) Kanban
11 265 (8.07%) Automated Testing
12 256 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 255 (7.76%) Software Engineering
14 243 (7.40%) Waterfall
15 232 (7.06%) E-Commerce
16 226 (6.88%) Project Management
17 218 (6.64%) OO
17 218 (6.64%) SDLC
18 208 (6.33%) User Stories
18 208 (6.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1072 (32.63%) Java
2 645 (19.63%) SQL
3 592 (18.02%) JavaScript
4 416 (12.66%) Python
5 348 (10.59%) Ruby
6 277 (8.43%) C#
7 221 (6.73%) Shell Script
8 176 (5.36%) Scala
9 131 (3.99%) Perl
10 125 (3.81%) PHP
11 115 (3.50%) Groovy
12 107 (3.26%) PL/SQL
13 104 (3.17%) Bash Shell
14 82 (2.50%) PowerShell
15 81 (2.47%) C++
16 64 (1.95%) C
17 51 (1.55%) Korn
18 43 (1.31%) R
19 37 (1.13%) T-SQL
20 33 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 463 (14.09%) Security Cleared
2 351 (10.68%) SC Cleared
3 204 (6.21%) Degree
4 130 (3.96%) ISEB
5 123 (3.74%) DV Cleared
6 119 (3.62%) ISTQB
7 94 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
8 66 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 58 (1.77%) CTC Cleared
10 28 (0.85%) AWS Certification
11 26 (0.79%) BC Cleared
12 10 (0.30%) Sun Certification
13 9 (0.27%) CCA
13 9 (0.27%) CCNA
13 9 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.27%) CISSP
13 9 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 8 (0.24%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.24%) PMP
15 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 410 (12.48%) QA
2 35 (1.07%) SDET
3 33 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 27 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 27 (0.82%) FATCA
5 18 (0.55%) SLA
6 17 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.46%) WAI
8 9 (0.27%) GCP
9 8 (0.24%) WCAG
10 6 (0.18%) IEC 61508
11 5 (0.15%) Basel III
11 5 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.15%) EMIR
11 5 (0.15%) SEPA
12 2 (0.061%) MISRA
13 1 (0.030%) COBIT
13 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.030%) MiFID
13 1 (0.030%) Solvency II
System Software
1 355 (10.81%) Docker
2 121 (3.68%) Postfix
3 119 (3.62%) Squid
3 119 (3.62%) vCloud
4 91 (2.77%) Active Directory
5 46 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.37%) vSphere
9 11 (0.33%) LXC
10 10 (0.30%) Corosync
10 10 (0.30%) HDFS
11 9 (0.27%) KVM
12 8 (0.24%) NFS
12 8 (0.24%) Samba
13 7 (0.21%) iptables
13 7 (0.21%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.15%) XenApp
14 5 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 531 (16.16%) Puppet
2 317 (9.65%) Ansible
3 199 (6.06%) Terraform
4 191 (5.81%) ZABBIX
5 188 (5.72%) Opscode Chef
6 163 (4.96%) Kubernetes
7 140 (4.26%) logstash
8 138 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
9 125 (3.81%) Kibana
10 121 (3.68%) Rancher
11 44 (1.34%) Packer
12 42 (1.28%) Consul
13 40 (1.22%) Ambari
14 32 (0.97%) Nagios
15 27 (0.82%) Salt
16 20 (0.61%) Control-M
17 19 (0.58%) HAProxy
18 14 (0.43%) yum
19 11 (0.33%) OSSEC
19 11 (0.33%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 568 (17.29%) Oracle
2 532 (16.19%) Atlassian
3 204 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 199 (6.06%) VMware
5 125 (3.81%) Sonatype
6 118 (3.59%) Red Hat
7 108 (3.29%) Google
8 94 (2.86%) HP
9 85 (2.59%) IBM
10 68 (2.07%) Splunk
11 55 (1.67%) MuleSoft
12 54 (1.64%) CA Agile Central
13 50 (1.52%) Sybase
14 46 (1.40%) AppDynamics
15 45 (1.37%) Solace
16 44 (1.34%) Talend
17 41 (1.25%) ServiceNow
18 40 (1.22%) Adobe
19 37 (1.13%) SAP
20 34 (1.04%) hybris
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent salary or rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
I3
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Networkers
Rate: £45.87 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £249 - £351 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago