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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 74 136 180
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +44
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1398 881 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.83% 1.73% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.15% 12.96% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 581 418
Median daily rate £435 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+37.09% -18.42%
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
7703 6799 6307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.62% 13.36% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5380 4520 4115
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 101 140
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.04 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% -2.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.08 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +24 750 £450 +9.09% 155
South East +64 202 £425 +13.33% 57
North West +69 112 £375 -9.14% 25
Yorkshire +55 76 £400 +14.28% 20
West Midlands +30 75 £440 +31.26% 16
South West +36 74 £418 +11.33% 20
East of England +21 62 £450 +20.00% 11
North East -51 23 £360 -19.10% 3
East Midlands +9 21 £450 +28.57% 12
Midlands -3 1 £350 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1821 (67.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1005 (37.08%) Java
3 929 (34.28%) Confluence
4 787 (29.04%) Git (software)
5 785 (28.97%) Scrum
6 755 (27.86%) Jenkins
7 692 (25.54%) SQL
8 645 (23.80%) Linux
9 537 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
10 529 (19.52%) Oracle
11 492 (18.15%) Finance
12 464 (17.12%) HTML
13 438 (16.16%) TDD
14 421 (15.54%) JavaScript
15 420 (15.50%) Selenium
16 396 (14.61%) Subversion
17 390 (14.39%) DevOps
18 385 (14.21%) Maven
19 382 (14.10%) Spring
20 362 (13.36%) Web Services
20 362 (13.36%) Python
21 359 (13.25%) XML
22 358 (13.21%) Unix
23 349 (12.88%) Puppet
24 341 (12.58%) CSS
25 327 (12.07%) Atlassian
26 314 (11.59%) QA
26 314 (11.59%) Security Cleared
27 305 (11.25%) BDD
27 305 (11.25%) Windows

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
1 929 (34.28%) Confluence
2 190 (7.01%) Tomcat
3 184 (6.79%) Apache
4 89 (3.28%) JBoss
5 75 (2.77%) OpenStack
6 72 (2.66%) WebLogic
7 71 (2.62%) CMS
8 65 (2.40%) IIS
9 64 (2.36%) SharePoint
10 55 (2.03%) nginx
11 48 (1.77%) WebSphere
12 46 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
13 44 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 29 (1.07%) Mule
15 27 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 26 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
17 21 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
18 20 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
19 18 (0.66%) Apache Solr
20 17 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 134 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 86 (3.17%) MS Office
3 69 (2.55%) MS Project
4 66 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 38 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 33 (1.22%) HipChat
7 26 (0.96%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
9 9 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.26%) Mingle
11 3 (0.11%) InDesign
12 2 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.074%) Gliffy
12 2 (0.074%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.037%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 43 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
2 34 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (0.81%) Magento
4 11 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.30%) Documaker
6 8 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 6 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.22%) Sage CRM
7 6 (0.22%) Sonata
8 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 214 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (3.99%) GitHub
3 105 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (1.59%) IaaS
5 38 (1.40%) SaaS
6 36 (1.33%) PaaS
7 32 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 30 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (1.07%) Google Analytics
10 22 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (0.59%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.44%) Bluemix
15 12 (0.44%) Trello
16 11 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 11 (0.41%) Google Apps
17 10 (0.37%) Lucidchart
18 8 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 140 (5.17%) HTTP
2 73 (2.69%) Internet
3 56 (2.07%) DNS
3 56 (2.07%) Firewall
4 37 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 32 (1.18%) VPN
6 26 (0.96%) SSH
7 24 (0.89%) SAN
8 21 (0.77%) SSL
9 18 (0.66%) LDAP
10 17 (0.63%) DVB
11 16 (0.59%) Network Security
11 16 (0.59%) VLAN
12 15 (0.55%) AMQP
12 15 (0.55%) DHCP
12 15 (0.55%) ZigBee
13 13 (0.48%) OpenVPN
13 13 (0.48%) SNMP
14 12 (0.44%) BGP
15 11 (0.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (6.46%) SQL Server
2 165 (6.09%) MySQL
3 133 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 130 (4.80%) Relational Database
5 127 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 116 (4.28%) Hadoop
7 89 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 82 (3.03%) Big Data
9 73 (2.69%) NoSQL
10 54 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
11 52 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
12 48 (1.77%) Pentaho
13 45 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
14 38 (1.40%) RDBMS
15 32 (1.18%) Oracle OWB
16 29 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
17 27 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 26 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
20 22 (0.81%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 787 (29.04%) Git (software)
2 755 (27.86%) Jenkins
3 420 (15.50%) Selenium
4 396 (14.61%) Subversion
5 385 (14.21%) Maven
6 289 (10.66%) Cucumber
7 283 (10.44%) JUnit
8 184 (6.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 150 (5.54%) WebDriver
10 137 (5.06%) TeamCity
11 124 (4.58%) Ant
12 109 (4.02%) SoapUI
13 107 (3.95%) Hudson
14 106 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
15 98 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
16 90 (3.32%) JMeter
17 86 (3.17%) Mockito
18 78 (2.88%) Bitbucket
18 78 (2.88%) Eclipse
19 75 (2.77%) Gradle
General
1 492 (18.15%) Finance
2 235 (8.67%) Banking
3 174 (6.42%) Retail
4 107 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 76 (2.80%) Marketing
6 67 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 48 (1.77%) Games
8 45 (1.66%) Publishing
9 44 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 39 (1.44%) Electronics
11 31 (1.14%) Financial Institution
12 30 (1.11%) Front Office
13 23 (0.85%) Back Office
14 19 (0.70%) Legal
15 15 (0.55%) Billing
15 15 (0.55%) Online Betting
16 11 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.37%) Law
18 8 (0.30%) Advertising
19 7 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 831 (30.66%) Developer
2 485 (17.90%) Analyst
3 298 (11.00%) Java Developer
4 204 (7.53%) Test Analyst
5 193 (7.12%) Business Analyst
6 176 (6.49%) Tester
7 173 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 168 (6.20%) Senior Developer
9 132 (4.87%) Project Manager
10 121 (4.46%) Architect
11 90 (3.32%) Test Engineer
12 81 (2.99%) Automation Tester
13 68 (2.51%) Scrum Master
13 68 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
14 67 (2.47%) Linux Engineer
15 65 (2.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 64 (2.36%) Lead Developer
16 64 (2.36%) Test Manager
17 60 (2.21%) Automation Test Analyst
17 60 (2.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (17.12%) HTML
2 382 (14.10%) Spring
3 362 (13.36%) Web Services
4 359 (13.25%) XML
5 341 (12.58%) CSS
6 257 (9.48%) RESTful
7 238 (8.78%) .NET
8 229 (8.45%) REST
9 225 (8.30%) JSON
10 211 (7.79%) HTML5
11 177 (6.53%) SOAP
12 172 (6.35%) J2EE
13 159 (5.87%) jQuery
14 147 (5.42%) Hibernate
15 146 (5.39%) CSS3
16 131 (4.83%) AngularJS
17 122 (4.50%) Ajax
17 122 (4.50%) JSP
18 110 (4.06%) Node.js
19 92 (3.39%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 129 (4.76%) User Experience
2 116 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 84 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 77 (2.84%) Wiki
6 66 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 66 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 63 (2.32%) iPad
8 53 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 50 (1.85%) Social Media
10 43 (1.59%) STB
11 38 (1.40%) Smart Meter
12 37 (1.37%) Derivative
13 36 (1.33%) Equities
14 31 (1.14%) Data Integration
14 31 (1.14%) Virtual Team
15 28 (1.03%) Fixed Income
16 26 (0.96%) Data Centre
17 20 (0.74%) Algorithms
18 19 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 645 (23.80%) Linux
2 358 (13.21%) Unix
3 305 (11.25%) Windows
4 105 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 78 (2.88%) Android
6 69 (2.55%) Apple iOS
7 68 (2.51%) CentOS
8 62 (2.29%) Windows Server
9 46 (1.70%) Ubuntu
10 38 (1.40%) Solaris
11 30 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.70%) VMS
13 18 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 14 (0.52%) Windows Phone
15 13 (0.48%) AIX
15 13 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (0.41%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.33%) webOS
17 9 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1821 (67.20%) Agile Software Development
2 785 (28.97%) Scrum
3 537 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
4 438 (16.16%) TDD
5 390 (14.39%) DevOps
6 305 (11.25%) BDD
7 272 (10.04%) Configuration Management
8 234 (8.63%) OO
9 226 (8.34%) Waterfall
10 222 (8.19%) SDLC
11 220 (8.12%) Project Management
12 219 (8.08%) Open Source
13 211 (7.79%) E-Commerce
14 209 (7.71%) Automated Testing
15 197 (7.27%) User Stories
16 181 (6.68%) Test Scripting
17 176 (6.49%) Functional Testing
18 175 (6.46%) SOA
19 171 (6.31%) MVC
20 165 (6.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1005 (37.08%) Java
2 692 (25.54%) SQL
3 421 (15.54%) JavaScript
4 362 (13.36%) Python
5 284 (10.48%) Ruby
6 266 (9.82%) C#
7 162 (5.98%) PL/SQL
8 127 (4.69%) Perl
9 125 (4.61%) Bash Shell
10 123 (4.54%) C
11 110 (4.06%) Scala
12 104 (3.84%) C++
13 97 (3.58%) Shell Script
14 78 (2.88%) Groovy
15 77 (2.84%) PHP
16 67 (2.47%) PowerShell
17 30 (1.11%) ES6
18 27 (1.00%) VB
19 24 (0.89%) T-SQL
20 23 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 314 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 217 (8.01%) Degree
3 202 (7.45%) SC Cleared
4 160 (5.90%) ISTQB
5 152 (5.61%) ISEB
6 72 (2.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 66 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 25 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 19 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 17 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (0.55%) Sun Certification
12 14 (0.52%) RHCE
13 13 (0.48%) AWS Certification
13 13 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (0.44%) PMI Certification
15 11 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.33%) MCSE
16 9 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
17 8 (0.30%) BC Cleared
17 8 (0.30%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (11.59%) QA
2 27 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 26 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 24 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 21 (0.77%) SLA
6 20 (0.74%) TickIT
7 11 (0.41%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.26%) WAI
10 6 (0.22%) HL7
10 6 (0.22%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (0.18%) SDET
12 4 (0.15%) WCAG
13 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.11%) FATCA
14 2 (0.074%) DO-178B
14 2 (0.074%) IEC 61508
14 2 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.037%) EMIR
System Software
1 148 (5.46%) Docker
2 81 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 63 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (1.22%) vSphere
5 18 (0.66%) Samba
5 18 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.63%) Xen
7 16 (0.59%) Postfix
8 14 (0.52%) Hyper-V
8 14 (0.52%) iptables
9 11 (0.41%) NFS
10 10 (0.37%) Squid
10 10 (0.37%) vCloud
11 9 (0.33%) LXC
11 9 (0.33%) Sendmail
12 8 (0.30%) HDFS
13 7 (0.26%) Varnish
14 6 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.15%) Snort
15 4 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 349 (12.88%) Puppet
2 125 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
4 91 (3.36%) Ansible
5 41 (1.51%) Nagios
6 36 (1.33%) logstash
6 36 (1.33%) SCCM
7 24 (0.89%) ZABBIX
8 22 (0.81%) SCOM
8 22 (0.81%) yum
9 20 (0.74%) Kubernetes
10 18 (0.66%) Graphite
11 17 (0.63%) Kibana
12 16 (0.59%) Control-M
12 16 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
13 13 (0.48%) Grafana
14 10 (0.37%) Bareos
14 10 (0.37%) Cobbler
15 9 (0.33%) CFEngine
15 9 (0.33%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 529 (19.52%) Oracle
2 327 (12.07%) Atlassian
3 258 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 150 (5.54%) Red Hat
5 133 (4.91%) HP
6 123 (4.54%) Google
7 111 (4.10%) VMware
8 92 (3.39%) IBM
9 74 (2.73%) Informatica
10 69 (2.55%) Splunk
11 62 (2.29%) Adobe
12 56 (2.07%) Rally
13 55 (2.03%) SAP
14 54 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
15 41 (1.51%) hybris
16 38 (1.40%) ATG
17 33 (1.22%) Citrix
18 28 (1.03%) Cloudera
19 25 (0.92%) Endeca
20 24 (0.89%) Siebel
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