Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Atlassian JIRA
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 28 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.97% 1.94% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.69% 11.43% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 16
Cambridge median daily rate £475 £400 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +32.78% -3.60%
10th Percentile £347 £333 £263
90th Percentile £518 £550 £359
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £380 £400 £303
% change year-on-year -5.00% +32.23% -3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £48.00 - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £48.00 - £60.00

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 109 105 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 15.46% 16.94% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 141
Cambridge median daily rate £394 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.46% +8.28%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £258
90th Percentile £491 £471 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year - -3.54% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
10th Percentile £36.63 - £39.45
90th Percentile £86.13 - £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cambridge

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Cambridge

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Cambridge

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) Confluence
4 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) .NET
5 6 (21.43%) Finance
5 6 (21.43%) SDLC
6 5 (17.86%) Office 365
6 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
6 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) Kanban
7 4 (14.29%) Atlassian
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Spring
7 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (14.29%) DSDM
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 10 (35.71%) Confluence
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Drupal
5 1 (3.57%) JBoss
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (10.71%) JUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Maven
4 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
4 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
5 2 (7.14%) Buildbot
5 2 (7.14%) CMake
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
6 1 (3.57%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.57%) JBehave
6 1 (3.57%) MSTest
6 1 (3.57%) Protractor
6 1 (3.57%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Scrum Master
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Data Scientist
3 3 (10.71%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.29%) RESTful
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Velocity
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) DSDM
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Business Forecasting
7 3 (10.71%) Defect Management
7 3 (10.71%) Full Text Search
7 3 (10.71%) Machine Learning
7 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
3 2 (7.14%) R
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Progress
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Siemens