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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
UK / England
Rank 64 86 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +49
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1427 1146 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.43% 2.50% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.72% 16.50% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 759 523
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -32.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £20.00 £21.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

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
6886 6947 6275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.57% 15.17% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4603 4677 4335
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 181 110
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.23 £23.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +26 796 £475 +5.55% 132
South East +39 221 £425 +13.33% 46
East of England +28 87 £450 +4.65% 27
Yorkshire -3 75 £469 +10.29% 25
North West +7 74 £375 +15.38% 31
South West +2 60 £388 -6.06% 40
West Midlands -13 42 £425 +21.50% 16
East Midlands +22 25 £381 -4.68% 9
North East -11 24 £340 -20.00% 3
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 2156 (66.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1321 (41.00%) Confluence
3 1062 (32.96%) Java
4 1055 (32.74%) Git (software)
5 1053 (32.68%) Scrum
6 988 (30.66%) Jenkins
7 661 (20.52%) Linux
8 654 (20.30%) DevOps
9 643 (19.96%) Continuous Integration
10 640 (19.86%) TDD
11 613 (19.03%) SQL
12 595 (18.47%) JavaScript
13 581 (18.03%) Finance
14 553 (17.16%) BDD
15 503 (15.61%) Atlassian
16 495 (15.36%) HTML
17 488 (15.15%) Selenium
18 485 (15.05%) Oracle
19 445 (13.81%) Python
20 434 (13.47%) Security Cleared
21 428 (13.28%) Puppet
22 418 (12.97%) Spring
23 407 (12.63%) Maven
24 399 (12.38%) QA
25 391 (12.14%) XML
26 387 (12.01%) Cucumber
27 373 (11.58%) REST
28 371 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
29 370 (11.48%) CSS
30 369 (11.45%) Unix

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 1321 (41.00%) Confluence
2 185 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
3 176 (5.46%) Apache
4 133 (4.13%) Tomcat
5 118 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 103 (3.20%) WebSphere
7 83 (2.58%) Apache Spark
8 69 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 63 (1.96%) JBoss
10 57 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 54 (1.68%) IIS
12 52 (1.61%) WebLogic
13 46 (1.43%) CMS
13 46 (1.43%) nginx
14 42 (1.30%) OpenStack
15 25 (0.78%) Apache Solr
16 24 (0.74%) Drupal
16 24 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
17 17 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 17 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 144 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 100 (3.10%) HipChat
2 100 (3.10%) MS Office
3 78 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 71 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 47 (1.46%) MS Project
6 30 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.16%) Pixelmator
9 5 (0.16%) SketchUp
9 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.12%) Gliffy
11 1 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.031%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.031%) InDesign
11 1 (0.031%) InVision
11 1 (0.031%) Mingle
11 1 (0.031%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 39 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.28%) Magento
5 9 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.12%) SAP PSCD
7 4 (0.12%) Sonata
8 3 (0.093%) Documaker
8 3 (0.093%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.093%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.093%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 371 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (7.20%) GitHub
3 164 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 92 (2.86%) PaaS
5 77 (2.39%) IaaS
6 48 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (1.33%) Amazon S3
8 42 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 42 (1.30%) OpenShift
9 34 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
10 31 (0.96%) SaaS
11 30 (0.93%) Slack
12 27 (0.84%) CloudBees
13 26 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
13 26 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
14 23 (0.71%) Office 365
15 20 (0.62%) Trello
16 17 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
17 16 (0.50%) Route 53
18 13 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (3.35%) DNS
2 89 (2.76%) SSH
3 85 (2.64%) OpenVPN
4 84 (2.61%) HTTP
5 83 (2.58%) OpenLDAP
6 58 (1.80%) VPN
7 57 (1.77%) Internet
8 50 (1.55%) Firewall
9 48 (1.49%) LDAP
10 31 (0.96%) TCP/IP
11 27 (0.84%) Intranet
11 27 (0.84%) Reverse Proxy
12 21 (0.65%) IPsec
12 21 (0.65%) SNMP
12 21 (0.65%) SSL
13 15 (0.47%) AMQP
13 15 (0.47%) Kerberos
13 15 (0.47%) LAN
14 11 (0.34%) Wireshark
15 10 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (9.47%) PostgreSQL
2 262 (8.13%) Hadoop
3 225 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 192 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 183 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 183 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 162 (5.03%) Big Data
7 132 (4.10%) MySQL
8 117 (3.63%) NoSQL
9 70 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 49 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 48 (1.49%) Apache Hive
12 40 (1.24%) HBase
13 39 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 36 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 34 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
16 32 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
17 30 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 26 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1055 (32.74%) Git (software)
2 988 (30.66%) Jenkins
3 488 (15.15%) Selenium
4 407 (12.63%) Maven
5 387 (12.01%) Cucumber
6 354 (10.99%) JUnit
7 304 (9.44%) Subversion
8 224 (6.95%) Sonatype Nexus
9 205 (6.36%) Bitbucket
10 197 (6.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 189 (5.87%) TeamCity
12 176 (5.46%) Ant
13 175 (5.43%) WebDriver
14 165 (5.12%) SonarQube
15 163 (5.06%) SoapUI
16 154 (4.78%) JIRA Agile
17 121 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
18 112 (3.48%) Gradle
19 101 (3.13%) JMeter
20 97 (3.01%) Mockito
General
1 581 (18.03%) Finance
2 354 (10.99%) Banking
3 205 (6.36%) Retail
4 85 (2.64%) Investment Banking
5 66 (2.05%) Publishing
6 54 (1.68%) Legal
7 53 (1.64%) Front Office
8 46 (1.43%) Marketing
9 44 (1.37%) Games
10 34 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 33 (1.02%) Telecoms
12 22 (0.68%) Law
12 22 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 20 (0.62%) Back Office
14 19 (0.59%) Electronics
15 18 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.28%) Advertising
17 9 (0.28%) Automotive
18 8 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 901 (27.96%) Developer
2 478 (14.84%) Analyst
3 294 (9.12%) Java Developer
4 280 (8.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 235 (7.29%) Tester
6 215 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 172 (5.34%) Test Analyst
8 160 (4.97%) Project Manager
9 148 (4.59%) Architect
10 144 (4.47%) Scrum Master
11 122 (3.79%) Senior Developer
12 109 (3.38%) Automation Tester
13 104 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 94 (2.92%) Consultant
15 78 (2.42%) Administrator
15 78 (2.42%) Software Engineer
15 78 (2.42%) Test Engineer
16 64 (1.99%) C# Developer
16 64 (1.99%) Java Engineer
17 61 (1.89%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 495 (15.36%) HTML
2 418 (12.97%) Spring
3 391 (12.14%) XML
4 373 (11.58%) REST
5 370 (11.48%) CSS
6 364 (11.30%) Web Services
7 342 (10.61%) RESTful
8 332 (10.30%) JSON
9 325 (10.09%) HTML5
10 307 (9.53%) AngularJS
11 272 (8.44%) SOAP
12 240 (7.45%) Node.js
13 238 (7.39%) CSS3
14 237 (7.36%) .NET
15 161 (5.00%) jQuery
16 156 (4.84%) Gherkin
17 148 (4.59%) J2EE
18 144 (4.47%) ELK Stack
19 139 (4.31%) Hibernate
20 108 (3.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 219 (6.80%) User Experience
2 178 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 89 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 63 (1.96%) Virtual Team
6 52 (1.61%) Statistics
7 51 (1.58%) Wiki
8 50 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 50 (1.55%) iPad
9 47 (1.46%) Fixed Income
10 44 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 42 (1.30%) Algorithms
12 41 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 38 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 34 (1.06%) Equities
15 32 (0.99%) Social Media
16 30 (0.93%) Data Centre
16 30 (0.93%) Mathematics
17 28 (0.87%) PKI
18 27 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 661 (20.52%) Linux
2 369 (11.45%) Unix
3 292 (9.06%) Windows
4 134 (4.16%) CentOS
5 116 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 91 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 83 (2.58%) Android
8 51 (1.58%) Windows Server
9 32 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 20 (0.62%) AIX
11 17 (0.53%) VyOS
12 15 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.40%) RancherOS
14 12 (0.37%) Solaris
14 12 (0.37%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
15 8 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.25%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.19%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2156 (66.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1053 (32.68%) Scrum
3 654 (20.30%) DevOps
4 643 (19.96%) Continuous Integration
5 640 (19.86%) TDD
6 553 (17.16%) BDD
7 321 (9.96%) Configuration Management
8 303 (9.40%) Open Source
9 292 (9.06%) Kanban
10 287 (8.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 270 (8.38%) Automated Testing
12 264 (8.19%) Software Engineering
13 252 (7.82%) User Stories
14 246 (7.64%) OO
15 222 (6.89%) Waterfall
16 219 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 212 (6.58%) E-Commerce
18 208 (6.46%) Project Management
19 199 (6.18%) Microservices
20 197 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1062 (32.96%) Java
2 613 (19.03%) SQL
3 595 (18.47%) JavaScript
4 445 (13.81%) Python
5 319 (9.90%) Ruby
6 290 (9.00%) C#
7 207 (6.42%) Shell Script
8 184 (5.71%) Scala
9 118 (3.66%) Bash Shell
10 113 (3.51%) Perl
11 102 (3.17%) Groovy
11 102 (3.17%) PHP
12 95 (2.95%) PL/SQL
13 91 (2.82%) C++
14 86 (2.67%) PowerShell
15 74 (2.30%) C
16 58 (1.80%) Korn
17 51 (1.58%) R
18 41 (1.27%) Objective-C
19 40 (1.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 434 (13.47%) Security Cleared
2 324 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 195 (6.05%) Degree
4 120 (3.72%) DV Cleared
5 117 (3.63%) ISEB
6 99 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 96 (2.98%) ISTQB
8 46 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 41 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
10 29 (0.90%) BC Cleared
11 12 (0.37%) AWS Certification
11 12 (0.37%) Sun Certification
12 11 (0.34%) CISSP
12 11 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.28%) CCA
13 9 (0.28%) IIBA
13 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.25%) PhD
15 7 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 399 (12.38%) QA
2 41 (1.27%) SDET
3 31 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.74%) FATCA
5 22 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
6 18 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.47%) SLA
8 8 (0.25%) WCAG
9 7 (0.22%) WAI
10 5 (0.16%) Basel III
10 5 (0.16%) CRD IV
10 5 (0.16%) SEPA
11 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.062%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.062%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.062%) MiFID
12 2 (0.062%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.031%) EMIR
13 1 (0.031%) GCP
13 1 (0.031%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 333 (10.34%) Docker
2 84 (2.61%) vCloud
3 81 (2.51%) Postfix
3 81 (2.51%) Squid
4 75 (2.33%) Active Directory
5 22 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.37%) LXC
8 10 (0.31%) Corosync
9 9 (0.28%) HDFS
10 8 (0.25%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.22%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.19%) vSphere
13 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.12%) XenApp
14 4 (0.12%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.093%) Apache Flume
15 3 (0.093%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 428 (13.28%) Puppet
2 302 (9.37%) Ansible
3 169 (5.25%) Opscode Chef
4 144 (4.47%) ZABBIX
5 141 (4.38%) Terraform
6 127 (3.94%) Kubernetes
7 117 (3.63%) HP Quality Center
8 111 (3.45%) logstash
9 99 (3.07%) Kibana
10 90 (2.79%) Rancher
11 47 (1.46%) Consul
11 47 (1.46%) Packer
12 31 (0.96%) Nagios
13 28 (0.87%) Ambari
14 26 (0.81%) Salt
15 17 (0.53%) Control-M
15 17 (0.53%) Rsyslog
16 16 (0.50%) yum
17 15 (0.47%) HAProxy
18 13 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 503 (15.61%) Atlassian
2 485 (15.05%) Oracle
3 202 (6.27%) Microsoft
4 141 (4.38%) VMware
5 108 (3.35%) Google
6 98 (3.04%) Red Hat
7 93 (2.89%) HP
8 90 (2.79%) Sonatype
9 65 (2.02%) IBM
10 63 (1.96%) Splunk
11 60 (1.86%) CA Agile Central
12 54 (1.68%) MuleSoft
12 54 (1.68%) Sybase
13 52 (1.61%) AppDynamics
14 47 (1.46%) Solace
15 43 (1.33%) Talend
16 39 (1.21%) SAP
17 35 (1.09%) hybris
18 33 (1.02%) ServiceNow
19 28 (0.87%) Adobe
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £401 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £275 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £379 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £328 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago