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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 135 154
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 537 373 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.44% 1.66% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.06% 12.11% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 273 230
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £574 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £41.00 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -1.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £33.00 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £41.00 £54.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -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
2973 3079 2671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.50% 13.67% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2106 2291 1961
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +15 115 £400 -5.88% 42
Croydon - 6 £350 -
Canary Wharf -5 5 £525 +5.00%
Ealing - 4 £403 -
Hammersmith - 2 £363 -
Uxbridge +1 1 - - 1
Isleworth - 1 £375 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £400 - 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 579 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (35.66%) Java
3 283 (28.27%) SQL
4 271 (27.07%) Scrum
5 244 (24.38%) Confluence
6 235 (23.48%) Linux
7 231 (23.08%) Finance
8 207 (20.68%) Git (software)
9 204 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
10 200 (19.98%) Jenkins
11 189 (18.88%) Oracle
12 175 (17.48%) JavaScript
13 170 (16.98%) QA
14 167 (16.68%) Subversion
15 157 (15.68%) HTML
16 156 (15.58%) Banking
17 149 (14.89%) .NET
18 144 (14.39%) UNIX
19 139 (13.89%) Windows
20 132 (13.19%) Web Services
20 132 (13.19%) Maven
21 129 (12.89%) TDD
22 122 (12.19%) SQL Server
23 117 (11.69%) Python
24 115 (11.49%) CSS
25 106 (10.59%) BDD
26 101 (10.09%) Selenium
27 97 (9.69%) E-Commerce
28 95 (9.49%) C#
28 95 (9.49%) DevOps

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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
1 244 (24.38%) Confluence
2 83 (8.29%) Apache
3 72 (7.19%) Tomcat
4 53 (5.29%) WebLogic
5 48 (4.80%) IIS
6 46 (4.60%) Node.js
7 42 (4.20%) SharePoint
8 36 (3.60%) CMS
9 35 (3.50%) JBoss
10 20 (2.00%) WebSphere
10 20 (2.00%) OpenStack
11 15 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 14 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (1.40%) nginx
12 14 (1.40%) Drupal
13 12 (1.20%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.00%) WildFly
14 10 (1.00%) Mule ESB
14 10 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 61 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.80%) MS Office
3 25 (2.50%) MS Project
4 24 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.70%) Photoshop
6 11 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.60%) HipChat
8 4 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.30%) Mingle
10 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.100%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.80%) Summit
3 7 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.60%) Documaker
5 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.50%) Magento
6 4 (0.40%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.30%) Tridion
7 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.30%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.100%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.100%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 1 (0.100%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.100%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.100%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.50%) GitHub
3 13 (1.30%) OpenShift
4 11 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.80%) PaaS
8 5 (0.50%) IaaS
8 5 (0.50%) Basecamp
8 5 (0.50%) Trello
9 4 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.40%) SaaS
9 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.100%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.100%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.60%) HTTP
2 29 (2.90%) Firewall
3 19 (1.90%) Internet
4 17 (1.70%) SSL
5 14 (1.40%) LDAP
6 13 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.00%) AMQP
7 10 (1.00%) DNS
8 8 (0.80%) Network Security
9 7 (0.70%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (0.60%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.60%) FTP
11 5 (0.50%) IPsec
11 5 (0.50%) DHCP
11 5 (0.50%) VPN
11 5 (0.50%) IPv6
11 5 (0.50%) LAN
11 5 (0.50%) WAN
11 5 (0.50%) OSPF
11 5 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (12.19%) SQL Server
2 75 (7.49%) Oracle Database
3 50 (5.00%) MySQL
3 50 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 48 (4.80%) MongoDB
5 32 (3.20%) Hadoop
6 27 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 25 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (2.10%) RDBMS
10 20 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (1.10%) DB2
14 11 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (1.10%) HBase
15 10 (1.00%) Big Data
16 8 (0.80%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 207 (20.68%) Git (software)
2 200 (19.98%) Jenkins
3 167 (16.68%) Subversion
4 132 (13.19%) Maven
5 101 (10.09%) Selenium
6 89 (8.89%) Cucumber
7 87 (8.69%) JUnit
8 85 (8.49%) Ant
9 67 (6.69%) TeamCity
10 50 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 48 (4.80%) Eclipse
12 42 (4.20%) Gradle
13 40 (4.00%) Artifactory
14 36 (3.60%) Hudson
15 31 (3.10%) WebDriver
16 28 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (2.70%) ClearCase
18 26 (2.60%) NUnit
19 24 (2.40%) JMeter
20 23 (2.30%) Mercurial
General
1 231 (23.08%) Finance
2 156 (15.58%) Banking
3 85 (8.49%) Investment Banking
4 57 (5.69%) Retail
5 39 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.00%) Marketing
7 27 (2.70%) Front Office
8 19 (1.90%) Billing
9 18 (1.80%) Publishing
10 15 (1.50%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.20%) Games
12 10 (1.00%) Back Office
12 10 (1.00%) Legal
13 7 (0.70%) Automotive
14 6 (0.60%) Advertising
15 3 (0.30%) Law
16 2 (0.20%) French Language
16 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 273 (27.27%) Developer
2 225 (22.48%) Analyst
3 112 (11.19%) Business Analyst
4 83 (8.29%) Test Analyst
5 80 (7.99%) Tester
6 68 (6.79%) Java Developer
7 60 (5.99%) Project Manager
8 46 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
9 42 (4.20%) Agile Business Analyst
10 40 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 31 (3.10%) .NET Developer
12 30 (3.00%) Consultant
13 28 (2.80%) Architect
14 26 (2.60%) ScrumMaster
14 26 (2.60%) Test Engineer
15 22 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
16 21 (2.10%) Junior
17 19 (1.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 17 (1.70%) QA Engineer
19 16 (1.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (15.68%) HTML
2 149 (14.89%) .NET
3 132 (13.19%) Web Services
4 115 (11.49%) CSS
5 92 (9.19%) XML
6 87 (8.69%) HTML5
7 73 (7.29%) Spring
7 73 (7.29%) jQuery
8 72 (7.19%) JSON
9 70 (6.99%) RESTful
10 61 (6.09%) AngularJS
11 53 (5.29%) REST
12 52 (5.19%) J2EE
13 46 (4.60%) SOAP
14 44 (4.40%) CSS3
15 43 (4.30%) Hibernate
16 35 (3.50%) Middleware
17 34 (3.40%) Backbone.js
18 32 (3.20%) ASP.NET
19 29 (2.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.99%) User Experience
2 72 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.10%) Mobile App
4 34 (3.40%) Wiki
5 33 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 32 (3.20%) Fixed Income
7 31 (3.10%) Derivative
8 28 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (2.40%) Data Centre
10 17 (1.70%) Credit Risk
11 15 (1.50%) STB
11 15 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.50%) iPad
12 13 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
12 13 (1.30%) Hedge funds
12 13 (1.30%) Digital Media
13 12 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.20%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.10%) Equities
14 11 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 235 (23.48%) Linux
2 144 (14.39%) UNIX
3 139 (13.89%) Windows
4 50 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (4.10%) Android
6 31 (3.10%) CentOS
7 30 (3.00%) Apple iOS
8 21 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 13 (1.30%) Solaris
10 6 (0.60%) AIX
11 5 (0.50%) Debian
11 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (27.07%) Scrum
3 204 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
4 129 (12.89%) TDD
5 106 (10.59%) BDD
6 97 (9.69%) E-Commerce
7 95 (9.49%) DevOps
8 84 (8.39%) SDLC
9 79 (7.89%) User Stories
10 75 (7.49%) OO
11 71 (7.09%) Waterfall
12 65 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 63 (6.29%) ITIL
13 63 (6.29%) Project Management
13 63 (6.29%) Business Analysis
14 60 (5.99%) Automated Testing
14 60 (5.99%) MVC
15 59 (5.89%) Release Management
16 58 (5.79%) Unit Testing
16 58 (5.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 357 (35.66%) Java
2 283 (28.27%) SQL
3 175 (17.48%) JavaScript
4 117 (11.69%) Python
5 95 (9.49%) C#
6 68 (6.79%) Bash Shell
7 61 (6.09%) Ruby
8 51 (5.09%) PHP
9 48 (4.80%) Perl
10 41 (4.10%) C++
11 32 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 30 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 24 (2.40%) Groovy
14 23 (2.30%) Scala
15 22 (2.20%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.90%) C
17 17 (1.70%) T-SQL
18 14 (1.40%) Korn
19 13 (1.30%) VBA
20 12 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 89 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 87 (8.69%) Degree
3 47 (4.70%) ISEB
4 41 (4.10%) SC Cleared
5 38 (3.80%) ISTQB
6 30 (3.00%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (1.00%) Sun Certification
11 9 (0.90%) OCPJP
12 7 (0.70%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.50%) CCNA
13 5 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.40%) PMP
15 3 (0.30%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.30%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (16.98%) QA
2 16 (1.60%) EMIR
3 12 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.90%) FATCA
4 9 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.60%) MiFID
5 6 (0.60%) SLA
6 5 (0.50%) WAI
7 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) COREP
8 2 (0.20%) FINREP
8 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.100%) PMBOK
System Software
1 32 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.90%) Varnish
3 14 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (1.20%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.80%) Docker
5 8 (0.80%) vCloud
6 7 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.60%) GlusterFS
7 6 (0.60%) Squid
8 5 (0.50%) Samba
8 5 (0.50%) Postfix
8 5 (0.50%) XenServer
8 5 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.50%) iptables
9 4 (0.40%) GFS2
9 4 (0.40%) OCFS2
9 4 (0.40%) Firmware
9 4 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (0.40%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 90 (8.99%) HP Quality Center
2 88 (8.79%) Puppet
3 35 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (2.50%) BladeLogic
5 20 (2.00%) Ansible
6 17 (1.70%) ZABBIX
6 17 (1.70%) ITRS Geneos
7 14 (1.40%) Salt
8 13 (1.30%) yum
8 13 (1.30%) Rundeck
9 12 (1.20%) HAProxy
10 10 (1.00%) logstash
11 9 (0.90%) Control-M
11 9 (0.90%) Kibana
12 8 (0.80%) Nagios
13 7 (0.70%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.70%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (0.50%) SELinux
16 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 189 (18.88%) Oracle
2 79 (7.89%) Atlassian
3 70 (6.99%) Red Hat
4 67 (6.69%) Microsoft
5 59 (5.89%) HP
6 48 (4.80%) IBM
7 44 (4.40%) VMware
8 35 (3.50%) TIBCO
9 31 (3.10%) Remedy
10 27 (2.70%) Splunk
11 26 (2.60%) Sybase
12 25 (2.50%) Adobe
13 17 (1.70%) ATG
14 15 (1.50%) DevExpress
15 14 (1.40%) ServiceNow
15 14 (1.40%) hybris
15 14 (1.40%) Google
16 13 (1.30%) webMethods
17 12 (1.20%) BMC
17 12 (1.20%) Informatica
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £425 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £420 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point IT
Rate: £325 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Recruit Creatives
Rate: Up to £50,000 per annum pro-rata
Posted: 5 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago