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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 78 127 167
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +40
Contract jobs citing JIRA 583 390 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.55% 1.70% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 12.11% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 281 223
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £59.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -30.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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
3265 3220 2951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.28% 14.05% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2347 2313 2139
Average daily rate £450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £24.90 £32.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £49.00 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 7 July 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
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 7 July 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
(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 +15 124 £425 -5.55% 45
Croydon - 8 £450 -
Hammersmith -5 3 £300 -25.00%
Ealing - 3 £400 -
Canary Wharf -9 2 - -
Paddington - 2 £400 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £300 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +1 1 £400 +63.26% 1
Isleworth - 1 £375 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 638 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (35.72%) Java
3 316 (28.65%) Scrum
4 299 (27.11%) Confluence
5 294 (26.65%) SQL
6 284 (25.75%) Linux
7 259 (23.48%) Finance
8 227 (20.58%) Git (software)
9 223 (20.22%) Jenkins
10 207 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
11 194 (17.59%) Oracle
12 192 (17.41%) JavaScript
13 181 (16.41%) QA
14 173 (15.68%) Banking
15 172 (15.59%) Subversion
16 169 (15.32%) .NET
17 156 (14.14%) HTML
18 153 (13.87%) Windows
19 147 (13.33%) UNIX
19 147 (13.33%) Web Services
19 147 (13.33%) TDD
20 139 (12.60%) SQL Server
21 137 (12.42%) Maven
22 132 (11.97%) Python
23 122 (11.06%) Security Cleared
24 121 (10.97%) Atlassian
24 121 (10.97%) CSS
25 118 (10.70%) Selenium
26 115 (10.43%) DevOps
27 109 (9.88%) BDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 299 (27.11%) Confluence
2 99 (8.98%) Apache
3 90 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 51 (4.62%) IIS
4 51 (4.62%) Node.js
5 50 (4.53%) SharePoint
6 42 (3.81%) WebLogic
7 39 (3.54%) CMS
8 37 (3.35%) JBoss
9 26 (2.36%) OpenStack
10 21 (1.90%) nginx
11 20 (1.81%) WebSphere
12 19 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 16 (1.45%) Drupal
13 16 (1.45%) Mule
14 14 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
15 13 (1.18%) Alfresco
16 11 (1.00%) WildFly
16 11 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 10 (0.91%) Jetty
Applications
1 71 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.17%) MS Office
3 40 (3.63%) MS Visio
4 33 (2.99%) MS Project
5 19 (1.72%) Photoshop
6 17 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.73%) HipChat
8 4 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.18%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.091%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.73%) Summit
3 7 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.36%) Magento
6 3 (0.27%) Tridion
6 3 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
7 2 (0.18%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.18%) Documaker
8 1 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.091%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.18%) GitHub
3 14 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (0.73%) PaaS
7 7 (0.63%) SaaS
7 7 (0.63%) IaaS
7 7 (0.63%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.54%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.45%) Basecamp
10 4 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.27%) Trello
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.091%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.63%) HTTP
2 35 (3.17%) Firewall
3 30 (2.72%) Internet
4 21 (1.90%) AMQP
5 19 (1.72%) LDAP
6 18 (1.63%) DNS
7 17 (1.54%) SSL
8 16 (1.45%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
10 7 (0.63%) Intranet
10 7 (0.63%) Network Security
11 6 (0.54%) VPN
11 6 (0.54%) FTP
11 6 (0.54%) Multicast
12 5 (0.45%) DHCP
13 4 (0.36%) LAN
13 4 (0.36%) WAN
13 4 (0.36%) SMTP
13 4 (0.36%) IPv6
13 4 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 75 (6.80%) Oracle Database
3 65 (5.89%) MongoDB
4 63 (5.71%) MySQL
5 46 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 45 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 41 (3.72%) NoSQL
8 31 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.90%) Big Data
12 19 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (1.45%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.27%) DB2
15 14 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (1.27%) HBase
16 12 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.82%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 227 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 223 (20.22%) Jenkins
3 172 (15.59%) Subversion
4 137 (12.42%) Maven
5 118 (10.70%) Selenium
6 106 (9.61%) Cucumber
7 83 (7.52%) JUnit
8 78 (7.07%) Ant
9 61 (5.53%) TeamCity
10 60 (5.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 51 (4.62%) Gradle
12 45 (4.08%) Eclipse
13 37 (3.35%) WebDriver
14 36 (3.26%) Hudson
15 35 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (3.08%) JMeter
17 33 (2.99%) Artifactory
18 32 (2.90%) Mercurial
19 20 (1.81%) Mockito
19 20 (1.81%) IntelliJ
General
1 259 (23.48%) Finance
2 173 (15.68%) Banking
3 93 (8.43%) Investment Banking
4 68 (6.17%) Retail
5 42 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 38 (3.45%) Marketing
7 33 (2.99%) Front Office
8 20 (1.81%) Legal
9 16 (1.45%) Back Office
9 16 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.36%) Publishing
10 15 (1.36%) Billing
11 9 (0.82%) Games
12 7 (0.63%) Advertising
13 5 (0.45%) Automotive
14 3 (0.27%) Law
14 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.27%) French Language
14 3 (0.27%) German Language
14 3 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 286 (25.93%) Developer
2 240 (21.76%) Analyst
3 121 (10.97%) Business Analyst
4 95 (8.61%) Tester
5 87 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 78 (7.07%) Java Developer
7 72 (6.53%) Project Manager
8 64 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 44 (3.99%) Agile Business Analyst
10 37 (3.35%) Consultant
10 37 (3.35%) Senior Developer
11 30 (2.72%) Architect
11 30 (2.72%) Automation Tester
12 27 (2.45%) .NET Developer
13 26 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (2.18%) Test Engineer
14 24 (2.18%) ScrumMaster
15 21 (1.90%) Junior
16 19 (1.72%) Administrator
17 18 (1.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (15.32%) .NET
2 156 (14.14%) HTML
3 147 (13.33%) Web Services
4 121 (10.97%) CSS
5 93 (8.43%) XML
6 92 (8.34%) JSON
7 91 (8.25%) HTML5
8 81 (7.34%) jQuery
9 80 (7.25%) Spring
10 75 (6.80%) RESTful
11 68 (6.17%) AngularJS
12 64 (5.80%) REST
13 52 (4.71%) SOAP
14 51 (4.62%) J2EE
15 44 (3.99%) Hibernate
15 44 (3.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 43 (3.90%) CSS3
17 38 (3.45%) JMS
18 37 (3.35%) Apache Camel
19 35 (3.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.80%) User Experience
2 78 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.53%) Mobile App
4 47 (4.26%) Wiki
5 38 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 35 (3.17%) Derivative
7 27 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 21 (1.90%) Credit Risk
10 20 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 19 (1.72%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.45%) STB
14 15 (1.36%) iPad
15 14 (1.27%) Equities
15 14 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
16 13 (1.18%) Digital Media
17 12 (1.09%) Hedge funds
18 10 (0.91%) IPTV
19 9 (0.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 284 (25.75%) Linux
2 153 (13.87%) Windows
3 147 (13.33%) UNIX
4 61 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (3.81%) Android
6 38 (3.45%) CentOS
7 35 (3.17%) Apple iOS
8 28 (2.54%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.09%) Solaris
10 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.45%) Debian
10 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.36%) AIX
11 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (28.65%) Scrum
3 207 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (13.33%) TDD
5 115 (10.43%) DevOps
6 109 (9.88%) BDD
7 101 (9.16%) E-Commerce
8 96 (8.70%) SDLC
9 93 (8.43%) User Stories
9 93 (8.43%) Project Management
10 84 (7.62%) Waterfall
11 75 (6.80%) Configuration Management
12 72 (6.53%) OO
12 72 (6.53%) Automated Testing
13 71 (6.44%) Test Scripting
14 68 (6.17%) Test Automation
15 67 (6.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 66 (5.98%) ITIL
17 65 (5.89%) Business Analysis
18 64 (5.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 394 (35.72%) Java
2 294 (26.65%) SQL
3 192 (17.41%) JavaScript
4 132 (11.97%) Python
5 109 (9.88%) C#
6 73 (6.62%) Bash Shell
7 72 (6.53%) Ruby
8 60 (5.44%) PHP
9 49 (4.44%) Perl
10 48 (4.35%) C++
11 36 (3.26%) PowerShell
12 32 (2.90%) Shell Script
13 30 (2.72%) C
14 22 (1.99%) Scala
14 22 (1.99%) Groovy
15 16 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.27%) VBA
17 13 (1.18%) VBScript
17 13 (1.18%) Korn
18 12 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (11.06%) Security Cleared
2 73 (6.62%) Degree
3 53 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 47 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 46 (4.17%) ISEB
6 39 (3.54%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.45%) MCPD
9 5 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.45%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.45%) CCNA
10 4 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.36%) PMP
11 3 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.27%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.27%) JNCIS
11 3 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (16.41%) QA
2 18 (1.63%) EMIR
3 12 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.82%) FATCA
6 8 (0.73%) MiFID
7 6 (0.54%) SLA
8 5 (0.45%) WAI
9 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.18%) COREP
10 2 (0.18%) FINREP
11 1 (0.091%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.091%) Basel II
11 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.90%) Varnish
3 12 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.00%) Docker
5 10 (0.91%) vCloud
5 10 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.82%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.54%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.36%) iptables
8 4 (0.36%) Postfix
8 4 (0.36%) XenServer
8 4 (0.36%) Firmware
8 4 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.36%) Samba
8 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.36%) Squid
9 3 (0.27%) Gluster
9 3 (0.27%) NFS
9 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 101 (9.16%) Puppet
2 95 (8.61%) HP Quality Center
3 36 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (2.81%) Ansible
5 30 (2.72%) BladeLogic
6 17 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
6 17 (1.54%) ZABBIX
7 15 (1.36%) Vagrant
7 15 (1.36%) Rundeck
8 14 (1.27%) Salt
8 14 (1.27%) Control-M
8 14 (1.27%) yum
9 13 (1.18%) Tivoli
9 13 (1.18%) logstash
10 12 (1.09%) HAProxy
10 12 (1.09%) Kibana
11 10 (0.91%) Nagios
12 4 (0.36%) SELinux
13 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 194 (17.59%) Oracle
2 121 (10.97%) Atlassian
3 86 (7.80%) Red Hat
4 80 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 74 (6.71%) HP
6 59 (5.35%) VMware
7 57 (5.17%) IBM
8 33 (2.99%) TIBCO
9 32 (2.90%) Splunk
10 29 (2.63%) Adobe
11 26 (2.36%) Sybase
12 25 (2.27%) Remedy
13 21 (1.90%) Google
13 21 (1.90%) ServiceNow
14 18 (1.63%) BMC
15 16 (1.45%) ATG
16 15 (1.36%) Informatica
17 14 (1.27%) webMethods
17 14 (1.27%) SAP
18 13 (1.18%) hybris
London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable based on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nakama
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stealth IT Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago