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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 46 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1019 609 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.69% 2.73% 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.78% 17.36% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 433 369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+15.33% -16.66%
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
3953 3508 3544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.21% 15.71% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2852 2630 2763
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 10
Median hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £60.00 £69.50
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 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 5 December 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 5 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
City of London +23 129 £500 +17.64% 33
Croydon +7 48 £488 +11.42%
Canary Wharf +7 8 £519 +41.15%
Docklands, London +3 7 - -
Uxbridge -1 6 £313 +17.92%
Feltham - 2 £450 - 1
Hounslow - 2 £275 - 1
Westminster - 2 £475 -
Hammersmith +5 1 £525 +42.85%
Osterley - 1 £425 - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 1251 (64.62%) Agile Software Development
2 817 (42.20%) Confluence
3 688 (35.54%) Git (software)
4 619 (31.97%) Jenkins
5 609 (31.46%) Scrum
6 607 (31.35%) Java
7 511 (26.39%) Linux
8 505 (26.08%) DevOps
9 426 (22.00%) Atlassian
10 424 (21.90%) Finance
11 408 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
12 385 (19.89%) SQL
13 377 (19.47%) JavaScript
14 357 (18.44%) Oracle
15 339 (17.51%) Puppet
16 316 (16.32%) Amazon AWS
17 315 (16.27%) Security Cleared
17 315 (16.27%) TDD
18 314 (16.22%) Maven
19 305 (15.75%) HTML
20 289 (14.93%) Banking
21 286 (14.77%) Docker
22 275 (14.20%) SC Cleared
23 266 (13.74%) PostgreSQL
24 264 (13.64%) BDD
25 260 (13.43%) JUnit
26 256 (13.22%) Hadoop
27 254 (13.12%) Ansible
28 249 (12.86%) Unix
29 239 (12.35%) CSS

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
1 817 (42.20%) Confluence
2 192 (9.92%) Elasticsearch
3 181 (9.35%) Apache
4 89 (4.60%) SharePoint
5 85 (4.39%) WebSphere
6 69 (3.56%) Apache Spark
7 66 (3.41%) Tomcat
8 48 (2.48%) Cloud Foundry
9 45 (2.32%) CMS
10 41 (2.12%) OpenStack
10 41 (2.12%) WebLogic
11 39 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 29 (1.50%) JBoss
13 28 (1.45%) nginx
14 25 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 24 (1.24%) IIS
16 21 (1.08%) Apache Solr
16 21 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
17 17 (0.88%) Drupal
18 14 (0.72%) Mule
Applications
1 126 (6.51%) HipChat
2 105 (5.42%) MS Excel
3 51 (2.63%) MS Office
4 48 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 46 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 39 (2.01%) MS Project
7 10 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.26%) SketchUp
11 4 (0.21%) Mingle
12 2 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.10%) Gliffy
13 1 (0.052%) InDesign
13 1 (0.052%) InVision
Business Applications
1 20 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.21%) Documaker
5 4 (0.21%) Magento
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (0.21%) Summit
6 3 (0.15%) HFM
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.15%) Sonata
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.052%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.052%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 316 (16.32%) Amazon AWS
2 147 (7.59%) GitHub
3 95 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (3.05%) PaaS
5 40 (2.07%) IaaS
6 34 (1.76%) OpenShift
7 30 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 28 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (1.24%) CloudBees
10 21 (1.08%) SaaS
11 19 (0.98%) Trello
12 16 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
13 15 (0.77%) Office 365
14 14 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
15 13 (0.67%) Slack
16 12 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
16 12 (0.62%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 130 (6.71%) DNS
2 123 (6.35%) OpenVPN
3 118 (6.10%) SSH
4 117 (6.04%) OpenLDAP
5 49 (2.53%) LDAP
6 48 (2.48%) VPN
7 45 (2.32%) HTTP
8 40 (2.07%) Internet
9 36 (1.86%) Firewall
10 25 (1.29%) Reverse Proxy
11 23 (1.19%) IPsec
12 17 (0.88%) Kerberos
13 15 (0.77%) SNMP
14 9 (0.46%) AMQP
14 9 (0.46%) SSL
15 8 (0.41%) TCP/IP
16 7 (0.36%) DVB
16 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
16 7 (0.36%) LAN
16 7 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (13.74%) PostgreSQL
2 256 (13.22%) Hadoop
3 125 (6.46%) SQL Server
4 122 (6.30%) Big Data
5 109 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 101 (5.22%) Relational Database
7 97 (5.01%) MongoDB
8 74 (3.82%) MySQL
9 55 (2.84%) NoSQL
10 50 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 37 (1.91%) Apache Hive
12 34 (1.76%) HBase
13 28 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (1.14%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.03%) DB2
16 14 (0.72%) QlikView
16 14 (0.72%) Sqoop
17 13 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 688 (35.54%) Git (software)
2 619 (31.97%) Jenkins
3 314 (16.22%) Maven
4 260 (13.43%) JUnit
5 210 (10.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 200 (10.33%) Subversion
7 183 (9.45%) SonarQube
8 174 (8.99%) Selenium
9 167 (8.63%) Bitbucket
10 159 (8.21%) JIRA Agile
11 157 (8.11%) Ant
12 144 (7.44%) Cucumber
13 139 (7.18%) TeamCity
14 111 (5.73%) Liquibase
15 89 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 74 (3.82%) SoapUI
17 71 (3.67%) WebDriver
18 67 (3.46%) Mockito
19 66 (3.41%) Zephyr
20 65 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 424 (21.90%) Finance
2 289 (14.93%) Banking
3 114 (5.89%) Retail
4 71 (3.67%) Investment Banking
5 60 (3.10%) Front Office
6 50 (2.58%) Legal
7 49 (2.53%) Publishing
8 44 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 31 (1.60%) Games
10 22 (1.14%) Marketing
11 19 (0.98%) Law
12 15 (0.77%) Back Office
13 14 (0.72%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.46%) Advertising
14 9 (0.46%) Billing
15 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.15%) Manufacturing
19 2 (0.10%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 490 (25.31%) Developer
2 257 (13.27%) Analyst
3 241 (12.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 138 (7.13%) Java Developer
5 120 (6.20%) Tester
6 105 (5.42%) Business Analyst
7 104 (5.37%) Project Manager
8 97 (5.01%) Test Analyst
9 80 (4.13%) Architect
10 79 (4.08%) Consultant
11 72 (3.72%) Senior Developer
12 60 (3.10%) Administrator
13 59 (3.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 58 (3.00%) Scrum Master
15 52 (2.69%) Angular Developer
16 49 (2.53%) Senior DevOps
17 47 (2.43%) Automation Tester
18 45 (2.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 44 (2.27%) AWS Engineer
20 42 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (15.75%) HTML
2 239 (12.35%) CSS
3 221 (11.42%) AngularJS
4 219 (11.31%) XML
5 216 (11.16%) REST
6 201 (10.38%) Web Services
7 188 (9.71%) JSON
8 183 (9.45%) HTML5
8 183 (9.45%) Node.js
9 180 (9.30%) Spring
10 176 (9.09%) .NET
11 160 (8.26%) SOAP
12 155 (8.01%) RESTful
13 152 (7.85%) ELK Stack
14 143 (7.39%) jQuery
15 136 (7.02%) CSS3
16 121 (6.25%) Software Packaging
17 115 (5.94%) MCollective
18 98 (5.06%) J2EE
19 89 (4.60%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 139 (7.18%) User Experience
2 109 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 66 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 48 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 44 (2.27%) Fixed Income
7 43 (2.22%) Statistics
8 39 (2.01%) Visualisation
9 37 (1.91%) Virtual Team
10 35 (1.81%) Equities
10 35 (1.81%) iPad
11 27 (1.39%) STB
12 26 (1.34%) Fintech
13 25 (1.29%) Wiki
14 22 (1.14%) Mathematics
15 21 (1.08%) PKI
16 18 (0.93%) Data Centre
16 18 (0.93%) Management Information System
17 17 (0.88%) Smartphone
18 16 (0.83%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 511 (26.39%) Linux
2 249 (12.86%) Unix
3 190 (9.81%) Windows
4 162 (8.37%) CentOS
5 76 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (3.20%) Apple iOS
7 55 (2.84%) Android
8 41 (2.12%) Ubuntu
9 31 (1.60%) Windows Server
10 17 (0.88%) VyOS
11 13 (0.67%) RancherOS
11 13 (0.67%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.57%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.52%) Solaris
14 7 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.31%) AIX
15 6 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1251 (64.62%) Agile Software Development
2 609 (31.46%) Scrum
3 505 (26.08%) DevOps
4 408 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
5 315 (16.27%) TDD
6 264 (13.64%) BDD
7 225 (11.62%) Configuration Management
7 225 (11.62%) Continuous Delivery
8 179 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 170 (8.78%) Workflow
10 149 (7.70%) Service Management
11 133 (6.87%) OO
12 130 (6.71%) Coaching
13 127 (6.56%) Kanban
14 120 (6.20%) Project Management
15 119 (6.15%) Automated Testing
15 119 (6.15%) Waterfall
16 113 (5.84%) Identity Management
16 113 (5.84%) Open Source
17 112 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 607 (31.35%) Java
2 385 (19.89%) SQL
3 377 (19.47%) JavaScript
4 237 (12.24%) Python
5 213 (11.00%) Ruby
6 201 (10.38%) Shell Script
7 157 (8.11%) C#
8 71 (3.67%) Perl
8 71 (3.67%) Scala
9 68 (3.51%) Groovy
10 62 (3.20%) PHP
11 61 (3.15%) Bash Shell
12 59 (3.05%) PowerShell
13 54 (2.79%) PL/SQL
14 49 (2.53%) Korn
15 48 (2.48%) C++
16 41 (2.12%) R
17 40 (2.07%) C
18 29 (1.50%) T-SQL
18 29 (1.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 315 (16.27%) Security Cleared
2 275 (14.20%) SC Cleared
3 144 (7.44%) Degree
4 78 (4.03%) DV Cleared
5 63 (3.25%) ISEB
6 58 (3.00%) ISTQB
7 56 (2.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 56 (2.89%) CTC Cleared
8 32 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 25 (1.29%) BC Cleared
10 22 (1.14%) AWS Certification
11 8 (0.41%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.31%) CCA
12 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.31%) PhD
13 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.26%) PMP
14 4 (0.21%) ACCA
14 4 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (10.90%) QA
2 25 (1.29%) FATCA
3 22 (1.14%) SDET
4 21 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.52%) SLA
6 9 (0.46%) GCP
7 7 (0.36%) WCAG
8 5 (0.26%) Basel III
8 5 (0.26%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.26%) EMIR
8 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (0.21%) SEPA
10 1 (0.052%) COBIT
10 1 (0.052%) MiFID
10 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.052%) WAI
System Software
1 286 (14.77%) Docker
2 117 (6.04%) vCloud
3 116 (5.99%) Postfix
4 113 (5.84%) Squid
5 74 (3.82%) Active Directory
6 27 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.52%) Corosync
9 9 (0.46%) KVM
10 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.31%) vSphere
12 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.26%) XenApp
12 5 (0.26%) XenServer
13 4 (0.21%) HDFS
13 4 (0.21%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.15%) iptables
14 3 (0.15%) Samba
14 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 339 (17.51%) Puppet
2 254 (13.12%) Ansible
3 166 (8.57%) ZABBIX
4 163 (8.42%) Terraform
5 157 (8.11%) Kubernetes
6 136 (7.02%) logstash
7 123 (6.35%) Kibana
8 121 (6.25%) Rancher
9 92 (4.75%) HP Quality Center
10 81 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
11 37 (1.91%) Consul
12 33 (1.70%) Packer
13 20 (1.03%) Ambari
13 20 (1.03%) Control-M
13 20 (1.03%) Nagios
14 18 (0.93%) Salt
15 14 (0.72%) HAProxy
16 13 (0.67%) yum
17 10 (0.52%) Pacemaker
17 10 (0.52%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 426 (22.00%) Atlassian
2 357 (18.44%) Oracle
3 166 (8.57%) VMware
4 121 (6.25%) Sonatype
5 113 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 65 (3.36%) Red Hat
7 61 (3.15%) Google
8 59 (3.05%) IBM
9 58 (3.00%) HP
10 50 (2.58%) Splunk
11 49 (2.53%) MuleSoft
12 47 (2.43%) Sybase
13 43 (2.22%) Solace
14 39 (2.01%) AppDynamics
15 30 (1.55%) Adobe
16 28 (1.45%) hybris
17 25 (1.29%) ServiceNow
18 23 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
19 22 (1.14%) Hortonworks
20 20 (1.03%) Teradata
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £675 - £775 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £350 to £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent salary or rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day TBC
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton-London, SM2 5AS
Reed Business Information
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago