The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 80 107 134
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +27
Contract jobs citing JIRA 608 433 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.87% 2.08% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.04% 13.74% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 300 289
Average daily rate £444 £420 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +24.03%
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
3194 3152 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.10% 15.13% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2366 2398 2100
Average daily rate £475 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 82 £425 +3.65% 35
Croydon -5 9 £375 - 1
Ealing - 5 - -
Canary Wharf -1 3 £396 -31.13%
Hammersmith - 3 £310 -
Uxbridge +1 2 £310 +18.09%
Twickenham - 2 £400 - 1
Docklands, London +7 1 £623 -4.23%
Wimbledon -2 1 £303 -24.37%
Brentford - 1 £290 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 745 (61.37%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (36.99%) Java
3 386 (31.80%) Confluence
4 356 (29.32%) Git (software)
5 332 (27.35%) Scrum
6 312 (25.70%) SQL
7 277 (22.82%) TDD
8 276 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 271 (22.32%) Finance
10 266 (21.91%) Linux
11 252 (20.76%) JavaScript
12 248 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
13 237 (19.52%) HTML
14 192 (15.82%) Banking
15 188 (15.49%) Subversion
16 185 (15.24%) CSS
17 176 (14.50%) Web Services
17 176 (14.50%) BDD
18 157 (12.93%) Maven
19 154 (12.69%) Oracle
20 151 (12.44%) DevOps
21 146 (12.03%) Unix
21 146 (12.03%) Atlassian
22 142 (11.70%) QA
23 140 (11.53%) OO
24 134 (11.04%) Cucumber
25 132 (10.87%) HTML5
26 129 (10.63%) Selenium
26 129 (10.63%) Python
27 128 (10.54%) Automated Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 386 (31.80%) Confluence
2 105 (8.65%) Apache
3 102 (8.40%) Tomcat
4 74 (6.10%) JBoss
5 64 (5.27%) Node.js
6 46 (3.79%) CMS
7 35 (2.88%) nginx
7 35 (2.88%) WebLogic
8 31 (2.55%) SharePoint
9 27 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 22 (1.81%) Apache Solr
10 22 (1.81%) IIS
11 20 (1.65%) Mule
12 15 (1.24%) Documentum
12 15 (1.24%) Jetty
13 14 (1.15%) Alfresco
14 12 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.82%) Mule ESB
16 9 (0.74%) WildFly
Applications
1 64 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.88%) MS Office
3 34 (2.80%) HipChat
4 33 (2.72%) MS Project
5 22 (1.81%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.73%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.33%) Mingle
10 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (0.99%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.49%) Magento
4 5 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.41%) Salerio
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
6 2 (0.16%) Cordys
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.082%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.082%) assyst
7 1 (0.082%) HFM
7 1 (0.082%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.082%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.082%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.11%) GitHub
3 24 (1.98%) PaaS
4 23 (1.89%) IaaS
5 21 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (1.24%) SaaS
7 14 (1.15%) Google Analytics
8 13 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.41%) Basecamp
10 5 (0.41%) Trello
11 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.25%) Yammer
13 2 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.95%) HTTP
2 40 (3.29%) Internet
3 28 (2.31%) Firewall
4 21 (1.73%) VPN
5 18 (1.48%) SSH
6 14 (1.15%) SSL
7 13 (1.07%) DNS
7 13 (1.07%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.07%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.66%) LAN
9 6 (0.49%) MVNO
9 6 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.41%) DHCP
10 5 (0.41%) DSL
10 5 (0.41%) SAN
11 4 (0.33%) Intranet
11 4 (0.33%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.33%) NAS
11 4 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 89 (7.33%) MySQL
3 81 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 62 (5.11%) Hadoop
5 55 (4.53%) Relational Database
6 52 (4.28%) MongoDB
7 38 (3.13%) HBase
8 37 (3.05%) NoSQL
9 34 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (2.55%) Big Data
10 31 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (2.14%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.57%) Redis
14 18 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (1.24%) Apache Hive
16 13 (1.07%) Jackrabbit
17 11 (0.91%) SQLite
18 9 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 356 (29.32%) Git (software)
2 276 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 188 (15.49%) Subversion
4 157 (12.93%) Maven
5 134 (11.04%) Cucumber
6 129 (10.63%) Selenium
7 90 (7.41%) TeamCity
8 88 (7.25%) JUnit
9 81 (6.67%) Mockito
10 61 (5.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 60 (4.94%) Hudson
12 57 (4.70%) Eclipse
13 52 (4.28%) Spock
14 47 (3.87%) IntelliJ
15 44 (3.62%) SoapUI
16 42 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
17 41 (3.38%) WebDriver
18 39 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
19 38 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
20 31 (2.55%) Geb
General
1 271 (22.32%) Finance
2 192 (15.82%) Banking
3 91 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 60 (4.94%) Retail
5 38 (3.13%) Front Office
6 34 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 28 (2.31%) Financial Institution
8 27 (2.22%) Marketing
9 23 (1.89%) Publishing
10 22 (1.81%) Games
11 7 (0.58%) Back Office
11 7 (0.58%) Billing
11 7 (0.58%) Electronics
12 6 (0.49%) Legal
12 6 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.25%) Law
14 3 (0.25%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 467 (38.47%) Developer
2 219 (18.04%) Analyst
3 163 (13.43%) Java Developer
4 103 (8.48%) Test Analyst
5 96 (7.91%) Senior Developer
6 67 (5.52%) Business Analyst
7 62 (5.11%) Project Manager
8 58 (4.78%) Tester
9 51 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
10 43 (3.54%) Consultant
11 41 (3.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 37 (3.05%) HTML Developer
13 35 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 35 (2.88%) Test Engineer
14 30 (2.47%) HTML CSS Developer
14 30 (2.47%) Test Manager
15 29 (2.39%) Scrum Master
15 29 (2.39%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (2.39%) Test Leader
16 28 (2.31%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (19.52%) HTML
2 185 (15.24%) CSS
3 176 (14.50%) Web Services
4 132 (10.87%) HTML5
5 124 (10.21%) Spring
6 117 (9.64%) XML
7 114 (9.39%) RESTful
8 102 (8.40%) REST
9 100 (8.24%) .NET
10 95 (7.83%) AngularJS
11 92 (7.58%) SOAP
12 90 (7.41%) jQuery
13 85 (7.00%) CSS3
14 80 (6.59%) JSON
15 64 (5.27%) Hibernate
16 57 (4.70%) Sass
17 55 (4.53%) J2EE
18 49 (4.04%) Apache Camel
19 47 (3.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 43 (3.54%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.68%) User Experience
2 65 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 57 (4.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 55 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (3.46%) Derivative
6 41 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 34 (2.80%) Equities
8 33 (2.72%) Fixed Income
9 32 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.73%) iPad
10 21 (1.73%) Management Information System
10 21 (1.73%) STB
11 19 (1.57%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.48%) Wiki
13 16 (1.32%) Credit Risk
13 16 (1.32%) Social Media
13 16 (1.32%) Visualisation
14 15 (1.24%) IPTV
15 14 (1.15%) Hedge funds
15 14 (1.15%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 266 (21.91%) Linux
2 146 (12.03%) Unix
3 108 (8.90%) Windows
4 55 (4.53%) CentOS
5 42 (3.46%) Ubuntu
6 34 (2.80%) Android
6 34 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 26 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (1.81%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.15%) Solaris
10 10 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.66%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.49%) Debian
14 5 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.41%) SUSE
15 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.25%) AIX
16 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
16 3 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (61.37%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (27.35%) Scrum
3 277 (22.82%) TDD
4 248 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
5 176 (14.50%) BDD
6 151 (12.44%) DevOps
7 140 (11.53%) OO
8 128 (10.54%) Automated Testing
9 123 (10.13%) E-Commerce
10 118 (9.72%) Test Automation
11 116 (9.56%) SDLC
12 87 (7.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 87 (7.17%) User Stories
13 86 (7.08%) Unit Testing
14 78 (6.43%) Kanban
14 78 (6.43%) Test Scripting
15 75 (6.18%) Open Source
15 75 (6.18%) Project Management
16 74 (6.10%) Configuration Management
17 71 (5.85%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 449 (36.99%) Java
2 312 (25.70%) SQL
3 252 (20.76%) JavaScript
4 129 (10.63%) Python
5 98 (8.07%) C#
6 95 (7.83%) Ruby
7 85 (7.00%) PHP
8 69 (5.68%) Perl
9 59 (4.86%) Bash Shell
10 52 (4.28%) PL/SQL
10 52 (4.28%) Shell Script
11 47 (3.87%) Groovy
12 39 (3.21%) C++
13 37 (3.05%) T-SQL
14 34 (2.80%) PowerShell
15 23 (1.89%) VBA
16 22 (1.81%) Scala
17 20 (1.65%) AWK
17 20 (1.65%) sed
18 19 (1.57%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (9.97%) Security Cleared
2 117 (9.64%) Degree
3 89 (7.33%) SC Cleared
4 64 (5.27%) ISEB
4 64 (5.27%) ISTQB
5 29 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 23 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.49%) PMP
10 4 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.25%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.16%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.16%) CCNA
12 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (11.70%) QA
2 17 (1.40%) SLA
3 12 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.49%) MiFID
4 6 (0.49%) WCAG
5 4 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.33%) WAI
6 3 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.25%) EMIR
7 2 (0.16%) Basel III
8 1 (0.082%) FATCA
8 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.082%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (2.22%) Docker
2 26 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.73%) Varnish
4 20 (1.65%) Active Directory
5 15 (1.24%) vCloud
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.41%) oVirt
6 5 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.25%) LXC
9 2 (0.16%) Cygwin
9 2 (0.16%) iptables
9 2 (0.16%) Postfix
9 2 (0.16%) Samba
10 1 (0.082%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.082%) KVM
10 1 (0.082%) NFS
10 1 (0.082%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 109 (8.98%) Puppet
2 76 (6.26%) HP Quality Center
3 59 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (2.31%) Ansible
5 20 (1.65%) logstash
6 15 (1.24%) ZABBIX
7 14 (1.15%) Oozie
8 12 (0.99%) Control-M
9 11 (0.91%) Nagios
10 10 (0.82%) Salt
11 9 (0.74%) Kubernetes
12 8 (0.66%) yum
13 6 (0.49%) Kibana
14 5 (0.41%) Rundeck
15 3 (0.25%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.25%) Mesos
15 3 (0.25%) Pingdom
15 3 (0.25%) SCOM
16 2 (0.16%) BladeLogic
16 2 (0.16%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 154 (12.69%) Oracle
2 146 (12.03%) Atlassian
3 87 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 57 (4.70%) HP
5 38 (3.13%) VMware
6 33 (2.72%) Red Hat
7 31 (2.55%) IBM
8 28 (2.31%) Adobe
9 26 (2.14%) Murex
9 26 (2.14%) ServiceNow
10 25 (2.06%) Rally
10 25 (2.06%) Sybase
11 24 (1.98%) Google
12 22 (1.81%) hybris
12 22 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (1.73%) ATG
13 21 (1.73%) Splunk
14 19 (1.57%) Zend
15 18 (1.48%) SAP
16 17 (1.40%) BEA
South West London
Jagger Talent
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £350 to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Excellent depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Savvy Recruitment
Rate: Great day rate on offer. Perm opportunities also.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £201 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £130 - 150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, long term contracts
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 5 days ago