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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 57 98 138
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +40
Contract jobs citing JIRA 815 491 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.57% 2.20% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.50% 15.92% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 309 288
Median daily rate £472 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
3790 3085 3149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.59% 13.81% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2794 2152 2329
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Median hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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 3 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 3 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 +38 121 £475 +18.75% 34
Croydon -3 12 £364 -3.00% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +5 6 £475 +18.75% 2
Canary Wharf +3 5 £396 -24.57%
Hammersmith +5 4 £430 +18.62%
Wimbledon - 4 £424 - 1
Docklands, London - 4 £538 -
Westminster - 4 £400 -
Osterley - 4 £116 -
Ealing 0 2 £270 -36.47%
Chiswick - 2 £350 -
Hendon - 2 £400 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 879 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 494 (34.99%) Java
3 462 (32.72%) Confluence
4 433 (30.67%) Git (software)
5 386 (27.34%) Scrum
6 371 (26.27%) SQL
7 351 (24.86%) Jenkins
8 319 (22.59%) Linux
8 319 (22.59%) Finance
9 285 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
10 284 (20.11%) TDD
11 279 (19.76%) JavaScript
12 247 (17.49%) DevOps
13 244 (17.28%) HTML
14 241 (17.07%) Oracle
15 229 (16.22%) Subversion
16 226 (16.01%) Atlassian
17 197 (13.95%) Banking
18 192 (13.60%) Python
19 191 (13.53%) Unix
20 188 (13.31%) Web Services
21 186 (13.17%) BDD
22 185 (13.10%) CSS
23 183 (12.96%) Puppet
24 180 (12.75%) Maven
25 179 (12.68%) Selenium
26 166 (11.76%) QA
27 164 (11.61%) Tomcat
28 155 (10.98%) XML
28 155 (10.98%) .NET

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
1 462 (32.72%) Confluence
2 164 (11.61%) Tomcat
3 132 (9.35%) Apache
4 65 (4.60%) Node.js
5 61 (4.32%) CMS
6 60 (4.25%) JBoss
7 56 (3.97%) nginx
8 46 (3.26%) IIS
9 45 (3.19%) SharePoint
10 40 (2.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 40 (2.83%) WebLogic
11 30 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
12 27 (1.91%) Apache Solr
13 26 (1.84%) OpenStack
14 25 (1.77%) Mule
15 24 (1.70%) Jetty
16 13 (0.92%) Apache TomEE
16 13 (0.92%) Documentum
16 13 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 12 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.54%) HipChat
3 40 (2.83%) MS Office
4 27 (1.91%) MS Project
5 23 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.20%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.21%) Mingle
9 2 (0.14%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 35 (2.48%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.78%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.42%) Magento
4 6 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.42%) Sage CRM
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.28%) Salerio
7 2 (0.14%) Global One
7 2 (0.14%) OpenText Process Suite
7 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 144 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (3.97%) GitHub
4 37 (2.62%) PaaS
5 36 (2.55%) IaaS
6 35 (2.48%) SaaS
7 28 (1.98%) Google Analytics
8 22 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.71%) Lucidchart
13 9 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.57%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.50%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
16 5 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.28%) Yammer
18 3 (0.21%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.53%) Internet
2 63 (4.46%) HTTP
3 30 (2.12%) DNS
4 29 (2.05%) Firewall
5 27 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 27 (1.91%) VPN
6 21 (1.49%) SSL
7 19 (1.35%) SSH
8 13 (0.92%) Wireshark
9 11 (0.78%) DMZ
10 8 (0.57%) DVB
10 8 (0.57%) LAN
10 8 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.50%) AMQP
11 7 (0.50%) SAN
12 6 (0.42%) DHCP
12 6 (0.42%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.42%) NAS
13 5 (0.35%) SMTP
13 5 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 100 (7.08%) MySQL
3 68 (4.82%) MongoDB
4 65 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 55 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 51 (3.61%) NoSQL
7 46 (3.26%) Hadoop
8 40 (2.83%) Oracle Database
9 39 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (2.62%) Big Data
10 37 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (1.70%) HBase
13 21 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (1.06%) Redis
17 11 (0.78%) Apache Hive
17 11 (0.78%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 433 (30.67%) Git (software)
2 351 (24.86%) Jenkins
3 229 (16.22%) Subversion
4 180 (12.75%) Maven
5 179 (12.68%) Selenium
6 155 (10.98%) Cucumber
7 114 (8.07%) TeamCity
8 98 (6.94%) JUnit
9 87 (6.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 85 (6.02%) Mockito
11 64 (4.53%) Hudson
12 54 (3.82%) Spock
12 54 (3.82%) WebDriver
13 53 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
14 52 (3.68%) SoapUI
15 42 (2.97%) Eclipse
16 41 (2.90%) JMeter
17 36 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
18 35 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
19 32 (2.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 319 (22.59%) Finance
2 197 (13.95%) Banking
3 85 (6.02%) Retail
4 73 (5.17%) Investment Banking
5 49 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.97%) Marketing
7 36 (2.55%) Publishing
8 31 (2.20%) Front Office
9 29 (2.05%) Games
10 24 (1.70%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.42%) Manufacturing
12 18 (1.27%) Electronics
13 14 (0.99%) Back Office
14 10 (0.71%) Law
15 9 (0.64%) Billing
16 8 (0.57%) Legal
17 5 (0.35%) Advertising
17 5 (0.35%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 463 (32.79%) Developer
2 240 (17.00%) Analyst
3 140 (9.92%) Java Developer
4 103 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 99 (7.01%) Test Analyst
6 98 (6.94%) Senior Developer
7 81 (5.74%) Project Manager
8 80 (5.67%) Business Analyst
9 67 (4.75%) Tester
10 51 (3.61%) Consultant
11 42 (2.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 39 (2.76%) Linux Engineer
13 38 (2.69%) Scrum Master
13 38 (2.69%) Test Engineer
14 37 (2.62%) Architect
15 35 (2.48%) Oracle Developer
16 34 (2.41%) Automation Tester
16 34 (2.41%) AWS Engineer
17 32 (2.27%) Release Manager
17 32 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (17.28%) HTML
2 188 (13.31%) Web Services
3 185 (13.10%) CSS
4 155 (10.98%) .NET
4 155 (10.98%) XML
5 133 (9.42%) Spring
6 118 (8.36%) RESTful
7 117 (8.29%) REST
8 109 (7.72%) J2EE
9 104 (7.37%) HTML5
9 104 (7.37%) SOAP
10 99 (7.01%) JSON
11 87 (6.16%) jQuery
12 79 (5.59%) AngularJS
13 75 (5.31%) Hibernate
14 66 (4.67%) JSP
15 65 (4.60%) CSS3
16 46 (3.26%) Gherkin
17 39 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 38 (2.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.18%) User Experience
2 56 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 55 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (3.05%) Derivative
6 43 (3.05%) Management Information System
7 41 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 41 (2.90%) Social Media
8 39 (2.76%) iPad
9 33 (2.34%) STB
9 33 (2.34%) Wiki
10 32 (2.27%) Fixed Income
11 29 (2.05%) Equities
12 21 (1.49%) Data Structures
12 21 (1.49%) Visualisation
13 19 (1.35%) IPTV
14 18 (1.27%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.06%) Mathematics
15 15 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 319 (22.59%) Linux
2 191 (13.53%) Unix
3 148 (10.48%) Windows
4 54 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (3.75%) CentOS
6 48 (3.40%) Windows Server
7 40 (2.83%) Apple iOS
8 35 (2.48%) Android
9 34 (2.41%) Ubuntu
10 22 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.99%) Solaris
12 12 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.50%) VMS
15 6 (0.42%) Debian
16 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
19 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 879 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (27.34%) Scrum
3 285 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
4 284 (20.11%) TDD
5 247 (17.49%) DevOps
6 186 (13.17%) BDD
7 153 (10.84%) OO
8 144 (10.20%) SDLC
9 135 (9.56%) E-Commerce
10 118 (8.36%) Configuration Management
11 100 (7.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 100 (7.08%) Kanban
11 100 (7.08%) Project Management
12 99 (7.01%) Open Source
13 98 (6.94%) User Stories
14 94 (6.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 93 (6.59%) Test Automation
16 86 (6.09%) Automated Testing
17 82 (5.81%) Content Management
17 82 (5.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 494 (34.99%) Java
2 371 (26.27%) SQL
3 279 (19.76%) JavaScript
4 192 (13.60%) Python
5 116 (8.22%) Ruby
6 102 (7.22%) C#
7 95 (6.73%) Perl
8 71 (5.03%) Shell Script
9 67 (4.75%) PL/SQL
10 63 (4.46%) Bash Shell
11 60 (4.25%) PHP
12 56 (3.97%) PowerShell
13 54 (3.82%) C++
14 47 (3.33%) C
15 46 (3.26%) Groovy
16 34 (2.41%) T-SQL
17 22 (1.56%) VBA
18 18 (1.27%) Scala
19 16 (1.13%) VB
19 16 (1.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 134 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 117 (8.29%) Degree
3 99 (7.01%) SC Cleared
4 62 (4.39%) ISEB
5 60 (4.25%) ISTQB
6 29 (2.05%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.35%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.35%) PMI 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
13 2 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.14%) CCNA
13 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (11.76%) QA
2 23 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.56%) SLA
4 13 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.50%) WAI
6 6 (0.42%) WCAG
7 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) SDET
9 1 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.071%) EMIR
9 1 (0.071%) FATCA
9 1 (0.071%) PMBOK
System Software
1 50 (3.54%) Active Directory
1 50 (3.54%) Docker
2 22 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.99%) Varnish
5 8 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.50%) LXC
6 7 (0.50%) vCloud
7 5 (0.35%) oVirt
8 4 (0.28%) HDFS
9 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.21%) iptables
9 3 (0.21%) Postfix
9 3 (0.21%) Samba
10 2 (0.14%) Cygwin
10 2 (0.14%) KVM
10 2 (0.14%) NFS
10 2 (0.14%) vSphere
11 1 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.071%) Xen
Systems Management
1 183 (12.96%) Puppet
2 79 (5.59%) HP Quality Center
3 57 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (3.05%) Ansible
5 26 (1.84%) Nagios
6 20 (1.42%) logstash
6 20 (1.42%) SCCM
7 16 (1.13%) ZABBIX
8 14 (0.99%) Kubernetes
9 10 (0.71%) SCOM
10 9 (0.64%) Control-M
11 8 (0.57%) CloudHub
11 8 (0.57%) Kibana
11 8 (0.57%) Mesos
11 8 (0.57%) Oozie
12 7 (0.50%) Salt
13 6 (0.42%) DBAmp
14 5 (0.35%) Graphite
15 3 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
15 3 (0.21%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 241 (17.07%) Oracle
2 226 (16.01%) Atlassian
3 121 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 63 (4.46%) HP
5 55 (3.90%) Red Hat
6 51 (3.61%) Google
7 49 (3.47%) IBM
8 47 (3.33%) Adobe
9 46 (3.26%) VMware
10 35 (2.48%) Splunk
11 32 (2.27%) ATG
12 31 (2.20%) SAP
13 27 (1.91%) hybris
13 27 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (1.70%) Informatica
15 22 (1.56%) Endeca
16 19 (1.35%) Rally
16 19 (1.35%) Sybase
17 18 (1.27%) Murex
17 18 (1.27%) Tableau
Twickenham, Middlesex
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
eTeam Inc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet Street & Croydon
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, London - UK
Reed Business Information
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £539.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £130 - £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Rate: From £100 to £200 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Chambers and Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Wimbledon
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £350 - £368 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £200 - 350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago