The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 55 89 134
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +45
Contract jobs citing JIRA 788 548 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.62% 2.39% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.34% 17.44% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 357 285
Median daily rate £475 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Median hourly rate £43.75 £32.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.71% -21.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
JIRA
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3692 3143 3188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 13.68% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2735 2216 2376
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.63 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in London

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in London

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in London

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in London

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
City of London +24 101 £475 +18.75% 37
Croydon -2 12 £400 +6.66% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +4 5 £450 +12.50% 2
Docklands, London - 5 £475 -
Osterley - 5 £120 -
Wimbledon - 4 £424 -
Surbiton - 3 £475 -
Westminster - 3 £425 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 £650 +23.80%
Chiswick - 2 £350 -
Ealing -5 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £365 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £325 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 904 (63.80%) Agile Software Development
2 494 (34.86%) Java
3 471 (33.24%) Confluence
4 431 (30.42%) Git (software)
5 394 (27.81%) Scrum
6 358 (25.26%) SQL
7 349 (24.63%) Jenkins
8 328 (23.15%) Linux
9 315 (22.23%) Finance
10 288 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
11 276 (19.48%) TDD
12 270 (19.05%) JavaScript
13 247 (17.43%) HTML
14 244 (17.22%) DevOps
15 237 (16.73%) Oracle
16 219 (15.46%) Atlassian
17 206 (14.54%) Subversion
18 201 (14.18%) Web Services
19 197 (13.90%) Selenium
20 193 (13.62%) Python
21 183 (12.91%) BDD
22 179 (12.63%) CSS
23 178 (12.56%) Unix
23 178 (12.56%) Banking
23 178 (12.56%) Maven
24 177 (12.49%) Puppet
24 177 (12.49%) XML
25 173 (12.21%) QA
26 161 (11.36%) .NET
27 154 (10.87%) Cucumber

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 471 (33.24%) Confluence
2 135 (9.53%) Tomcat
3 110 (7.76%) Apache
4 74 (5.22%) Node.js
5 56 (3.95%) CMS
6 54 (3.81%) nginx
7 39 (2.75%) SharePoint
8 38 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 38 (2.68%) IIS
9 37 (2.61%) JBoss
10 32 (2.26%) WebLogic
11 31 (2.19%) OpenStack
12 29 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (1.69%) Jetty
13 24 (1.69%) Mule
14 21 (1.48%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
15 14 (0.99%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.92%) Apache TomEE
16 13 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 80 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.39%) MS Office
3 46 (3.25%) HipChat
4 31 (2.19%) MS Project
5 25 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.48%) Photoshop
7 19 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.21%) InDesign
10 3 (0.21%) Mingle
11 2 (0.14%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (3.03%) Payment Gateway
2 18 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.64%) Magento
3 9 (0.64%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.42%) Sage CRM
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.21%) Salerio
8 2 (0.14%) Documaker
8 2 (0.14%) Global One
8 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 147 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.38%) GitHub
3 59 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (2.40%) SaaS
5 32 (2.26%) PaaS
6 30 (2.12%) Google Analytics
7 29 (2.05%) IaaS
8 22 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (0.71%) Lucidchart
13 9 (0.64%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.49%) Google App Engine
14 7 (0.49%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.52%) Internet
2 56 (3.95%) HTTP
3 32 (2.26%) DNS
4 25 (1.76%) Firewall
4 25 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.76%) VPN
5 17 (1.20%) SSL
6 16 (1.13%) SSH
7 12 (0.85%) DVB
8 11 (0.78%) DMZ
8 11 (0.78%) Wireshark
9 10 (0.71%) AMQP
10 8 (0.56%) OpenVPN
11 7 (0.49%) DHCP
11 7 (0.49%) Intranet
11 7 (0.49%) SAN
12 5 (0.35%) BIG-IP
12 5 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (0.35%) SMTP
12 5 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 91 (6.42%) MySQL
3 69 (4.87%) MongoDB
4 54 (3.81%) NoSQL
5 50 (3.53%) Hadoop
6 43 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 43 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 42 (2.96%) Relational Database
8 40 (2.82%) Big Data
9 32 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (1.69%) HBase
13 20 (1.41%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (0.99%) Apache Hive
17 11 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 431 (30.42%) Git (software)
2 349 (24.63%) Jenkins
3 206 (14.54%) Subversion
4 197 (13.90%) Selenium
5 178 (12.56%) Maven
6 154 (10.87%) Cucumber
7 111 (7.83%) TeamCity
8 108 (7.62%) JUnit
9 91 (6.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 79 (5.58%) Mockito
11 69 (4.87%) WebDriver
12 67 (4.73%) Sonatype Nexus
13 58 (4.09%) SoapUI
14 55 (3.88%) Hudson
14 55 (3.88%) Spock
15 48 (3.39%) JMeter
16 40 (2.82%) Bitbucket
17 38 (2.68%) Eclipse
18 37 (2.61%) Ant
19 36 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 315 (22.23%) Finance
2 178 (12.56%) Banking
3 92 (6.49%) Retail
4 63 (4.45%) Investment Banking
5 57 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 44 (3.11%) Marketing
7 35 (2.47%) Publishing
8 28 (1.98%) Games
9 27 (1.91%) Front Office
10 24 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.48%) Manufacturing
12 20 (1.41%) Electronics
13 14 (0.99%) Back Office
14 11 (0.78%) Law
15 10 (0.71%) Legal
16 7 (0.49%) Billing
17 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.42%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.35%) Online Betting
19 4 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 443 (31.26%) Developer
2 242 (17.08%) Analyst
3 131 (9.24%) Java Developer
4 116 (8.19%) DevOps Engineer
5 105 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 92 (6.49%) Test Analyst
7 90 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 80 (5.65%) Project Manager
9 78 (5.50%) Tester
10 41 (2.89%) Consultant
10 41 (2.89%) Linux Engineer
11 38 (2.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 38 (2.68%) Test Engineer
12 37 (2.61%) Scrum Master
13 35 (2.47%) AWS Engineer
13 35 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
14 34 (2.40%) Oracle Developer
15 33 (2.33%) Release Manager
16 32 (2.26%) Automation Tester
16 32 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (17.43%) HTML
2 201 (14.18%) Web Services
3 179 (12.63%) CSS
4 177 (12.49%) XML
5 161 (11.36%) .NET
6 130 (9.17%) Spring
7 125 (8.82%) RESTful
8 114 (8.05%) J2EE
8 114 (8.05%) SOAP
9 105 (7.41%) JSON
10 92 (6.49%) HTML5
10 92 (6.49%) REST
11 85 (6.00%) AngularJS
12 82 (5.79%) jQuery
13 79 (5.58%) JSP
14 68 (4.80%) Hibernate
15 62 (4.38%) CSS3
16 44 (3.11%) Java EE
17 42 (2.96%) ELK Stack
18 39 (2.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 66 (4.66%) User Experience
2 56 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 53 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 47 (3.32%) iPad
6 45 (3.18%) Social Media
7 43 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 42 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 37 (2.61%) STB
10 34 (2.40%) Derivative
11 31 (2.19%) Equities
12 29 (2.05%) Fixed Income
13 28 (1.98%) Wiki
14 20 (1.41%) Data Structures
15 18 (1.27%) Algorithms
15 18 (1.27%) IPTV
16 16 (1.13%) Device Driver
17 15 (1.06%) Mathematics
17 15 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 328 (23.15%) Linux
2 178 (12.56%) Unix
3 150 (10.59%) Windows
4 59 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (3.25%) CentOS
6 44 (3.11%) Windows Server
7 43 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 37 (2.61%) Android
9 31 (2.19%) Ubuntu
10 22 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.49%) Solaris
13 7 (0.49%) VMS
13 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.42%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.28%) Debian
15 4 (0.28%) webOS
15 4 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (63.80%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (27.81%) Scrum
3 288 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
4 276 (19.48%) TDD
5 244 (17.22%) DevOps
6 183 (12.91%) BDD
7 148 (10.44%) E-Commerce
8 143 (10.09%) SDLC
9 142 (10.02%) OO
10 105 (7.41%) Project Management
11 104 (7.34%) User Stories
12 101 (7.13%) Configuration Management
13 99 (6.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 93 (6.56%) Open Source
15 90 (6.35%) Kanban
16 89 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
17 86 (6.07%) Test Scripting
18 85 (6.00%) Functional Testing
19 83 (5.86%) Test Automation
20 79 (5.58%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 494 (34.86%) Java
2 358 (25.26%) SQL
3 270 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 193 (13.62%) Python
5 113 (7.97%) Ruby
6 98 (6.92%) C#
7 74 (5.22%) Perl
8 63 (4.45%) C++
9 62 (4.38%) Bash Shell
9 62 (4.38%) C
9 62 (4.38%) Shell Script
10 59 (4.16%) PL/SQL
11 47 (3.32%) PowerShell
12 46 (3.25%) PHP
13 38 (2.68%) Groovy
14 22 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 21 (1.48%) ES6
16 18 (1.27%) Scala
17 16 (1.13%) VBScript
18 12 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 142 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 120 (8.47%) Degree
3 97 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 55 (3.88%) ISEB
4 55 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 32 (2.26%) DV Cleared
6 28 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.35%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.21%) MCSE
12 3 (0.21%) PMP
12 3 (0.21%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.14%) APMP
13 2 (0.14%) CBAP
13 2 (0.14%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (12.21%) QA
2 23 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.27%) SLA
4 11 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.49%) WAI
6 4 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.28%) SDET
6 4 (0.28%) WCAG
7 2 (0.14%) FATCA
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.071%) EMIR
8 1 (0.071%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.071%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.071%) SAS 70
System Software
1 64 (4.52%) Docker
2 44 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.49%) LXC
5 7 (0.49%) Varnish
6 6 (0.42%) NFS
6 6 (0.42%) vCloud
7 5 (0.35%) Squid
8 4 (0.28%) HDFS
8 4 (0.28%) Postfix
8 4 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.14%) Cygwin
10 2 (0.14%) KVM
10 2 (0.14%) Snort
10 2 (0.14%) vSphere
11 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.071%) Samba
11 1 (0.071%) Xen
Systems Management
1 177 (12.49%) Puppet
2 70 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
3 61 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (3.46%) Ansible
5 27 (1.91%) logstash
6 26 (1.83%) Nagios
7 22 (1.55%) SCCM
8 19 (1.34%) ZABBIX
9 18 (1.27%) Kubernetes
10 11 (0.78%) Kibana
11 9 (0.64%) Control-M
12 8 (0.56%) CloudHub
12 8 (0.56%) Mesos
12 8 (0.56%) Oozie
12 8 (0.56%) SCOM
13 7 (0.49%) yum
14 6 (0.42%) DBAmp
15 5 (0.35%) CFEngine
15 5 (0.35%) Graphite
16 3 (0.21%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 237 (16.73%) Oracle
2 219 (15.46%) Atlassian
3 127 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 63 (4.45%) HP
5 61 (4.30%) Google
6 59 (4.16%) Red Hat
7 52 (3.67%) VMware
8 48 (3.39%) Adobe
9 47 (3.32%) IBM
10 37 (2.61%) ATG
11 36 (2.54%) Splunk
12 30 (2.12%) SAP
13 27 (1.91%) hybris
13 27 (1.91%) Informatica
14 26 (1.83%) Endeca
14 26 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (1.41%) Rally
16 17 (1.20%) AppDynamics
17 16 (1.13%) Tableau
18 15 (1.06%) SOASTA, Inc
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