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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 91 136 148
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 503 389 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.26% 1.65% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.17% 12.44% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 286 219
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £48.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -25.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £32.00 £21.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £57.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +150.00%
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
3111 3126 2747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.97% 13.22% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2310 2049
Average daily rate £425 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.20 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £127.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JIRA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 +19 109 £413 -2.94% 41
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £400 - 5
Canary Wharf - 5 £525 -
Croydon - 2 £375 -
Hammersmith - 2 £363 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £425 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 542 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (35.48%) Java
3 284 (31.00%) SQL
4 218 (23.80%) Finance
5 215 (23.47%) Scrum
6 205 (22.38%) Confluence
7 189 (20.63%) Linux
8 187 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
9 184 (20.09%) Oracle
10 169 (18.45%) JavaScript
11 167 (18.23%) Git (software)
11 167 (18.23%) Jenkins
12 166 (18.12%) Subversion
13 162 (17.69%) QA
14 152 (16.59%) Banking
14 152 (16.59%) HTML
15 146 (15.94%) .NET
16 127 (13.86%) UNIX
17 126 (13.76%) Windows
18 125 (13.65%) Maven
19 121 (13.21%) Web Services
20 117 (12.77%) TDD
21 112 (12.23%) CSS
22 105 (11.46%) BDD
23 103 (11.24%) SQL Server
23 103 (11.24%) Python
24 96 (10.48%) DevOps
25 91 (9.93%) XML
26 89 (9.72%) C#
27 87 (9.50%) HP Quality Center

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 205 (22.38%) Confluence
2 79 (8.62%) Apache
3 72 (7.86%) Tomcat
4 49 (5.35%) WebLogic
5 42 (4.59%) IIS
6 40 (4.37%) SharePoint
7 36 (3.93%) Node.js
8 31 (3.38%) JBoss
9 30 (3.28%) CMS
10 20 (2.18%) WebSphere
11 19 (2.07%) OpenStack
12 16 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (1.20%) nginx
15 10 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 9 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
17 8 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 8 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
18 7 (0.76%) Jetty
18 7 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 67 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.60%) MS Office
3 26 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.40%) MS Project
5 17 (1.86%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.55%) Mingle
8 4 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.22%) HipChat
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) Documaker
1 8 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.66%) Summit
4 5 (0.55%) Magento
4 5 (0.55%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.33%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.33%) Tridion
6 3 (0.33%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.22%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.09%) GitHub
3 10 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (0.76%) PaaS
5 7 (0.76%) OpenShift
5 7 (0.76%) Trello
6 5 (0.55%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.44%) SaaS
8 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.33%) IaaS
8 3 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.22%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.38%) HTTP
2 29 (3.17%) Firewall
3 19 (2.07%) Internet
4 17 (1.86%) SSL
5 15 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.53%) DNS
7 10 (1.09%) LDAP
8 9 (0.98%) Network Security
9 8 (0.87%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.87%) AMQP
10 7 (0.76%) VPN
11 6 (0.66%) EIGRP
11 6 (0.66%) BGP
11 6 (0.66%) OSPF
11 6 (0.66%) IPv6
11 6 (0.66%) WAN
11 6 (0.66%) LAN
11 6 (0.66%) DHCP
11 6 (0.66%) IPsec
12 5 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.88%) Oracle Database
3 50 (5.46%) Relational Database
4 39 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 34 (3.71%) MySQL
6 33 (3.60%) NoSQL
7 30 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (1.97%) Hadoop
8 18 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.31%) DataStage
13 11 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.20%) DB2
14 10 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (0.98%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 167 (18.23%) Git (software)
1 167 (18.23%) Jenkins
2 166 (18.12%) Subversion
3 125 (13.65%) Maven
4 85 (9.28%) Selenium
5 84 (9.17%) Ant
6 81 (8.84%) JUnit
7 74 (8.08%) TeamCity
8 65 (7.10%) Cucumber
9 47 (5.13%) Eclipse
10 43 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 35 (3.82%) Hudson
12 32 (3.49%) Artifactory
13 29 (3.17%) Gradle
14 27 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (2.73%) NUnit
16 22 (2.40%) WebDriver
17 18 (1.97%) Mercurial
18 17 (1.86%) Jasmine
18 17 (1.86%) ClearCase
General
1 218 (23.80%) Finance
2 152 (16.59%) Banking
3 86 (9.39%) Investment Banking
4 50 (5.46%) Retail
5 37 (4.04%) Front Office
6 26 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.73%) Marketing
8 15 (1.64%) Games
8 15 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.42%) Publishing
9 13 (1.42%) Back Office
9 13 (1.42%) Billing
10 11 (1.20%) Legal
11 7 (0.76%) Advertising
12 6 (0.66%) Automotive
13 4 (0.44%) Law
14 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.22%) Electronics
15 2 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 252 (27.51%) Developer
2 222 (24.24%) Analyst
3 102 (11.14%) Business Analyst
4 90 (9.83%) Test Analyst
5 76 (8.30%) Tester
6 64 (6.99%) Java Developer
7 55 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 44 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 39 (4.26%) .NET Developer
10 38 (4.15%) Senior Developer
11 32 (3.49%) Agile Business Analyst
12 28 (3.06%) Consultant
13 24 (2.62%) Test Engineer
14 22 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (1.97%) ScrumMaster
16 17 (1.86%) QA Engineer
16 17 (1.86%) C# Developer
16 17 (1.86%) Junior
17 16 (1.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 16 (1.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (16.59%) HTML
2 146 (15.94%) .NET
3 121 (13.21%) Web Services
4 112 (12.23%) CSS
5 91 (9.93%) XML
6 86 (9.39%) HTML5
7 73 (7.97%) jQuery
8 72 (7.86%) Spring
9 71 (7.75%) JSON
10 66 (7.21%) RESTful
11 59 (6.44%) AngularJS
12 46 (5.02%) Hibernate
13 45 (4.91%) J2EE
14 44 (4.80%) SOAP
15 42 (4.59%) REST
16 38 (4.15%) CSS3
17 32 (3.49%) Middleware
17 32 (3.49%) Backbone.js
18 31 (3.38%) JSP
19 30 (3.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (7.64%) User Experience
3 45 (4.91%) Derivative
4 34 (3.71%) Open Source
5 33 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.28%) Fixed Income
8 29 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.97%) iPad
10 17 (1.86%) Equity Derivative
11 15 (1.64%) Wiki
11 15 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 15 (1.64%) STB
12 14 (1.53%) Equities
12 14 (1.53%) Digital Media
13 11 (1.20%) Credit Risk
13 11 (1.20%) Clustering
13 11 (1.20%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 189 (20.63%) Linux
2 127 (13.86%) UNIX
3 126 (13.76%) Windows
4 43 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (4.26%) Android
6 28 (3.06%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.07%) CentOS
8 11 (1.20%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.09%) AIX
10 8 (0.87%) Solaris
11 6 (0.66%) Debian
12 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.33%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.22%) Fedora
15 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (23.47%) Scrum
3 187 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (12.77%) TDD
5 105 (11.46%) BDD
6 96 (10.48%) DevOps
7 82 (8.95%) E-Commerce
8 77 (8.41%) OO
9 69 (7.53%) User Stories
10 64 (6.99%) Business Analysis
11 63 (6.88%) Waterfall
12 62 (6.77%) Unit Testing
13 59 (6.44%) ITIL
14 58 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
15 56 (6.11%) Kanban
15 56 (6.11%) SOA
16 55 (6.00%) MVC
17 52 (5.68%) Test Automation
18 51 (5.57%) Release Management
18 51 (5.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 325 (35.48%) Java
2 284 (31.00%) SQL
3 169 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 103 (11.24%) Python
5 89 (9.72%) C#
6 77 (8.41%) Bash Shell
7 73 (7.97%) Ruby
8 42 (4.59%) Perl
9 36 (3.93%) PHP
10 35 (3.82%) C++
11 32 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 24 (2.62%) Scala
13 21 (2.29%) PL/SQL
14 19 (2.07%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.07%) C
14 19 (2.07%) VBA
15 18 (1.97%) Groovy
16 15 (1.64%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.31%) Korn
18 10 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (8.84%) Degree
2 68 (7.42%) Security Cleared
3 48 (5.24%) ISEB
4 34 (3.71%) ISTQB
5 28 (3.06%) SC Cleared
6 27 (2.95%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (1.09%) Sun Certification
11 9 (0.98%) OCPJP
12 6 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.55%) CCNA
13 5 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.44%) MCPD
15 3 (0.33%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.33%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (17.69%) QA
2 10 (1.09%) EMIR
3 9 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.76%) FATCA
5 6 (0.66%) SLA
6 4 (0.44%) COREP
7 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.22%) FINREP
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.22%) MiFID
8 2 (0.22%) WAI
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 28 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (0.98%) Varnish
4 7 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.76%) GlusterFS
5 6 (0.66%) GFS2
5 6 (0.66%) iptables
5 6 (0.66%) OCFS2
5 6 (0.66%) Samba
5 6 (0.66%) XenServer
5 6 (0.66%) Postfix
6 5 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.55%) vCloud
7 4 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.44%) Firmware
7 4 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.33%) Gluster
8 3 (0.33%) NFS
8 3 (0.33%) GPFS
8 3 (0.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 87 (9.50%) HP Quality Center
2 81 (8.84%) Puppet
3 33 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
5 14 (1.53%) ZABBIX
6 13 (1.42%) BladeLogic
6 13 (1.42%) yum
6 13 (1.42%) Ansible
7 10 (1.09%) Salt
8 9 (0.98%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.87%) logstash
9 8 (0.87%) Vagrant
9 8 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.76%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.66%) SELinux
11 6 (0.66%) Nagios
11 6 (0.66%) Control-M
12 4 (0.44%) Kibana
13 3 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
13 3 (0.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 184 (20.09%) Oracle
2 69 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 56 (6.11%) Red Hat
4 53 (5.79%) Atlassian
5 51 (5.57%) HP
6 49 (5.35%) IBM
7 39 (4.26%) VMware
8 34 (3.71%) TIBCO
9 25 (2.73%) Remedy
10 24 (2.62%) Sybase
10 24 (2.62%) Splunk
11 19 (2.07%) Adobe
12 17 (1.86%) ATG
13 16 (1.75%) DevExpress
14 15 (1.64%) hybris
15 14 (1.53%) SAP
15 14 (1.53%) Murex
15 14 (1.53%) Infragistics
16 13 (1.42%) Google
16 13 (1.42%) Perforce
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 6 month rolling contracts- Long term project
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
JWResource
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day 3 month initial term, with possible extensio
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £420 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Enorth Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago