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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 48 81 97
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 1032 614 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.51% 2.66% 2.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.17% 16.93% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 387 362
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
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
4100 3626 3586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.91% 15.72% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2942 2624 2678
Median daily rate £461 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +15 122 £450 +6.50% 42
Croydon +16 66 £380 -15.55% 2
Feltham - 5 £425 -
Docklands, London +11 4 £430 +2.38%
Uxbridge -8 4 £325 -17.72%
Osterley - 4 £265 -
Westminster -16 3 £400 -16.66%
Brentford - 2 £500 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -14 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1175 (66.31%) Agile Software Development
2 706 (39.84%) Confluence
3 607 (34.26%) Git (software)
4 551 (31.09%) Scrum
4 551 (31.09%) Jenkins
5 546 (30.81%) Java
6 507 (28.61%) Linux
7 420 (23.70%) DevOps
8 372 (20.99%) Finance
8 372 (20.99%) Atlassian
9 370 (20.88%) SQL
10 356 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
11 351 (19.81%) JavaScript
12 335 (18.91%) HTML
13 331 (18.68%) Oracle
14 319 (18.00%) Puppet
15 294 (16.59%) Maven
16 286 (16.14%) TDD
17 271 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
18 263 (14.84%) Security Cleared
19 248 (14.00%) CSS
20 234 (13.21%) Subversion
21 232 (13.09%) Unix
22 231 (13.04%) BDD
23 228 (12.87%) Docker
24 227 (12.81%) JUnit
25 225 (12.70%) XML
26 223 (12.58%) Banking
27 211 (11.91%) SC Cleared
27 211 (11.91%) Selenium

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
1 706 (39.84%) Confluence
2 193 (10.89%) Apache
3 126 (7.11%) Elasticsearch
4 86 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 59 (3.33%) CMS
5 59 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 58 (3.27%) WebSphere
7 44 (2.48%) WebLogic
8 43 (2.43%) OpenStack
9 36 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 36 (2.03%) IIS
10 33 (1.86%) JBoss
11 32 (1.81%) Cloud Foundry
12 30 (1.69%) nginx
13 28 (1.58%) Apache Spark
14 27 (1.52%) Apache Solr
15 21 (1.19%) Mule
16 19 (1.07%) Drupal
17 13 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
17 13 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 111 (6.26%) HipChat
2 95 (5.36%) MS Excel
3 55 (3.10%) MS Office
4 35 (1.98%) MS Project
5 31 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 26 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 20 (1.13%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.40%) Mingle
10 5 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.28%) SketchUp
11 4 (0.23%) InDesign
12 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.056%) Gliffy
13 1 (0.056%) InVision
Business Applications
1 17 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.45%) Documaker
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.40%) Magento
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.23%) Summit
9 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.17%) HFM
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.17%) Sonata
10 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 271 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (6.83%) GitHub
3 66 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (2.48%) PaaS
5 28 (1.58%) IaaS
5 28 (1.58%) OpenShift
6 26 (1.47%) Amazon S3
7 25 (1.41%) SaaS
8 23 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (1.19%) Trello
10 18 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (1.02%) CloudBees
11 14 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (0.73%) Google Apps
12 13 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.73%) Slack
13 12 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (0.68%) Route 53
14 9 (0.51%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 109 (6.15%) OpenVPN
2 108 (6.09%) DNS
3 107 (6.04%) SSH
4 98 (5.53%) OpenLDAP
5 55 (3.10%) HTTP
6 49 (2.77%) Internet
7 38 (2.14%) Firewall
8 37 (2.09%) LDAP
9 27 (1.52%) VPN
10 17 (0.96%) AMQP
11 15 (0.85%) DVB
12 13 (0.73%) TCP/IP
13 12 (0.68%) SSL
14 11 (0.62%) BGP
14 11 (0.62%) Kerberos
15 10 (0.56%) SAN
16 9 (0.51%) Network Security
16 9 (0.51%) SNMP
17 8 (0.45%) HTTPS
17 8 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (10.27%) Hadoop
2 178 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
3 107 (6.04%) SQL Server
4 100 (5.64%) MySQL
5 90 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 66 (3.72%) Big Data
7 62 (3.50%) NoSQL
7 62 (3.50%) Oracle Database
8 59 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 31 (1.75%) HBase
10 26 (1.47%) DB2
11 23 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (0.85%) Apache Hive
15 14 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 607 (34.26%) Git (software)
2 551 (31.09%) Jenkins
3 294 (16.59%) Maven
4 234 (13.21%) Subversion
5 227 (12.81%) JUnit
6 211 (11.91%) Selenium
7 169 (9.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 158 (8.92%) Cucumber
9 156 (8.80%) SonarQube
10 146 (8.24%) Ant
11 138 (7.79%) JIRA Agile
12 127 (7.17%) TeamCity
13 125 (7.05%) Bitbucket
14 102 (5.76%) WebDriver
15 92 (5.19%) Liquibase
16 89 (5.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 87 (4.91%) SoapUI
18 78 (4.40%) JMeter
19 55 (3.10%) Mockito
19 55 (3.10%) Zephyr
General
1 372 (20.99%) Finance
2 223 (12.58%) Banking
3 124 (7.00%) Retail
4 74 (4.18%) Investment Banking
5 45 (2.54%) Publishing
6 40 (2.26%) Front Office
7 36 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 36 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 34 (1.92%) Marketing
9 27 (1.52%) Legal
10 25 (1.41%) Games
11 17 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.73%) Electronics
13 11 (0.62%) Billing
14 9 (0.51%) Law
14 9 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.45%) Advertising
16 7 (0.40%) Back Office
17 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 456 (25.73%) Developer
2 263 (14.84%) Analyst
3 200 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 121 (6.83%) Tester
5 120 (6.77%) Java Developer
6 113 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 107 (6.04%) Test Analyst
8 97 (5.47%) Business Analyst
9 77 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 68 (3.84%) Architect
11 58 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 57 (3.22%) Linux Engineer
13 55 (3.10%) Administrator
13 55 (3.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 50 (2.82%) Automation Tester
15 49 (2.77%) Senior DevOps
16 48 (2.71%) Consultant
17 45 (2.54%) JavaScript Developer
17 45 (2.54%) Lead DevOps
17 45 (2.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (18.91%) HTML
2 248 (14.00%) CSS
3 225 (12.70%) XML
4 200 (11.29%) Web Services
5 182 (10.27%) JSON
6 179 (10.10%) AngularJS
7 174 (9.82%) HTML5
8 169 (9.54%) REST
9 165 (9.31%) .NET
10 158 (8.92%) Spring
11 153 (8.63%) RESTful
12 140 (7.90%) Node.js
13 127 (7.17%) CSS3
14 121 (6.83%) SOAP
15 111 (6.26%) ELK Stack
16 110 (6.21%) jQuery
17 101 (5.70%) J2EE
18 96 (5.42%) MCollective
19 93 (5.25%) Software Packaging
20 68 (3.84%) React
Miscellaneous
1 131 (7.39%) User Experience
2 76 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (4.01%) Mobile App
4 68 (3.84%) Computer Science
5 47 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 35 (1.98%) Fixed Income
7 31 (1.75%) Equities
7 31 (1.75%) Wiki
8 29 (1.64%) iPad
8 29 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 29 (1.64%) STB
9 24 (1.35%) Derivative
9 24 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 23 (1.30%) Fintech
11 20 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.13%) Statistics
12 17 (0.96%) Video on Demand
13 14 (0.79%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.79%) Market Risk
13 14 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 507 (28.61%) Linux
2 232 (13.09%) Unix
3 192 (10.84%) Windows
4 152 (8.58%) CentOS
5 76 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 64 (3.61%) Apple iOS
7 61 (3.44%) Android
8 52 (2.93%) Ubuntu
9 41 (2.31%) Windows Server
10 14 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 14 (0.79%) Solaris
11 13 (0.73%) Windows Phone
11 13 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.56%) webOS
12 10 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
13 8 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.34%) Debian
15 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1175 (66.31%) Agile Software Development
2 551 (31.09%) Scrum
3 420 (23.70%) DevOps
4 356 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
5 286 (16.14%) TDD
6 231 (13.04%) BDD
7 197 (11.12%) Configuration Management
8 167 (9.42%) Continuous Delivery
9 153 (8.63%) Workflow
10 150 (8.47%) OO
11 149 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 124 (7.00%) Coaching
13 123 (6.94%) E-Commerce
14 118 (6.66%) SDLC
14 118 (6.66%) Service Management
15 117 (6.60%) Waterfall
16 115 (6.49%) Automated Testing
17 110 (6.21%) Kanban
18 108 (6.09%) Open Source
18 108 (6.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 546 (30.81%) Java
2 370 (20.88%) SQL
3 351 (19.81%) JavaScript
4 210 (11.85%) Python
5 198 (11.17%) Ruby
6 153 (8.63%) Shell Script
7 138 (7.79%) C#
8 68 (3.84%) Groovy
9 64 (3.61%) Perl
9 64 (3.61%) PHP
10 62 (3.50%) C
11 61 (3.44%) Bash Shell
12 57 (3.22%) C++
13 50 (2.82%) PL/SQL
14 43 (2.43%) PowerShell
15 35 (1.98%) ES6
16 31 (1.75%) Scala
17 20 (1.13%) Korn
17 20 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 15 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 263 (14.84%) Security Cleared
2 211 (11.91%) SC Cleared
3 129 (7.28%) Degree
4 68 (3.84%) ISEB
5 67 (3.78%) ISTQB
6 65 (3.67%) DV Cleared
7 51 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
8 50 (2.82%) CTC Cleared
9 42 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 19 (1.07%) BC Cleared
11 17 (0.96%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.28%) CCNA
13 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.28%) PMP
13 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.23%) ACCA
14 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.17%) IIBA
15 3 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (11.23%) QA
2 20 (1.13%) SDET
3 16 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.73%) FATCA
5 11 (0.62%) SLA
6 9 (0.51%) GCP
7 8 (0.45%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.45%) WAI
8 6 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (0.34%) WCAG
9 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.23%) EMIR
10 4 (0.23%) SEPA
11 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.056%) COBIT
12 1 (0.056%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.056%) MiFID
12 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.056%) SAS 70
System Software
1 228 (12.87%) Docker
2 100 (5.64%) Postfix
3 97 (5.47%) Squid
4 92 (5.19%) vCloud
5 63 (3.56%) Active Directory
6 31 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.51%) KVM
10 7 (0.40%) NFS
10 7 (0.40%) XenServer
11 6 (0.34%) iptables
11 6 (0.34%) Samba
12 5 (0.28%) HDFS
13 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.17%) Snort
14 3 (0.17%) vSphere
15 2 (0.11%) Varnish
15 2 (0.11%) Xen
16 1 (0.056%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 319 (18.00%) Puppet
2 177 (9.99%) Ansible
3 134 (7.56%) Kubernetes
4 130 (7.34%) ZABBIX
5 128 (7.22%) Terraform
6 111 (6.26%) logstash
7 101 (5.70%) Rancher
8 98 (5.53%) Kibana
9 87 (4.91%) HP Quality Center
10 82 (4.63%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (1.07%) Ambari
12 17 (0.96%) Nagios
13 16 (0.90%) Control-M
13 16 (0.90%) SCCM
14 12 (0.68%) yum
15 11 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 9 (0.51%) Consul
16 9 (0.51%) Packer
17 8 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
18 7 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 372 (20.99%) Atlassian
2 331 (18.68%) Oracle
3 152 (8.58%) VMware
4 133 (7.51%) Microsoft
5 106 (5.98%) Sonatype
6 75 (4.23%) Red Hat
7 60 (3.39%) IBM
8 51 (2.88%) HP
9 49 (2.77%) Google
10 47 (2.65%) Adobe
11 33 (1.86%) hybris
12 30 (1.69%) MuleSoft
12 30 (1.69%) Splunk
13 26 (1.47%) SAP
14 25 (1.41%) Sitecore
15 24 (1.35%) Sybase
16 23 (1.30%) Rally
17 21 (1.19%) Informatica
18 19 (1.07%) AppDynamics
18 19 (1.07%) ATG
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Up to £290 per day
Posted: 52 minutes ago
East London
Square One Resources
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: TO £600 DAY, long term programme
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £600 day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £455 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £575 - £610 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £475 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Generous Daily Rate - Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £485 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + market rate
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London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £530 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Which?
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £440 per annum
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