Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 42 45
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing JIRA 39 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.36% 2.86% 3.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.89% 17.31% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 21
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +23.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £302 £199 £313
90th Percentile £488 £544 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £48.00 -
% change year-on-year -11.46% - -

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 135 104 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 22.02% 16.53% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 49 113
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £267
90th Percentile £518 £503 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% -15.00% +164.71%
10th Percentile £19.70 £35.13 £32.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £46.95 £49.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £36.88 £39.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -6.65% -5.95% +27.27%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Confluence
3 11 (28.21%) User Stories
3 11 (28.21%) CRM
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Scrum
6 8 (20.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
6 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
6 8 (20.51%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (17.95%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.38%) Migration
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (15.38%) MySQL
8 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (12.82%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 12 (30.77%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365
3 3 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (5.13%) Slack
5 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (5.13%) Junos
1 2 (5.13%) OpenFlow
1 2 (5.13%) VLAN
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Power BI
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) VersionOne
General
1 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) CRM Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Functional Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) CSS
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) Ajax
2 3 (7.69%) RESTful
2 3 (7.69%) XHTML
2 3 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
3 2 (5.13%) Django
4 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.56%) CSS3
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) Kafka
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.56%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
4 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) iPad
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.13%) Debian
3 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) CRM
2 11 (28.21%) User Stories
3 8 (20.51%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (10.26%) ERP
7 4 (10.26%) Open Source
8 3 (7.69%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 3 (7.69%) Validation
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Python
2 6 (15.38%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) ES6
6 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) MCPD
4 1 (2.56%) MCSD
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Rancher
2 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
3 5 (12.82%) SAP
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) Juniper
5 2 (5.13%) Tableau
6 1 (2.56%) Cadence