Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 33 42
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 68 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.30% 4.54% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.08% 28.44% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 9
Cambridge median daily rate £401 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.53% +18.75% +28.51%
10th Percentile £318 £351 £334
90th Percentile £489 £525 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £48.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £48.00 -

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 174 109 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.80% 15.96% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 59 62
Cambridge median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £322 £313 £307
90th Percentile £577 £496 £449
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.00 £43.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +25.36% -27.37%
10th Percentile £32.50 £36.38 £33.25
90th Percentile £44.78 £95.38 £35.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -8.57%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 47 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
3 23 (33.82%) Linux
4 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
5 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 17 (25.00%) Scrum
6 15 (22.06%) Java
6 15 (22.06%) Confluence
7 14 (20.59%) Python
8 13 (19.12%) Perl
8 13 (19.12%) SQL
8 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (17.65%) Degree
9 12 (17.65%) Wireless
9 12 (17.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 11 (16.18%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (16.18%) Oracle
10 11 (16.18%) Bluetooth
10 11 (16.18%) WLAN
11 10 (14.71%) Windows
11 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (14.71%) User Stories
12 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.24%) Project Management
12 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.76%) C#
13 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
13 8 (11.76%) DevOps
13 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (10.29%) Computer Science

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 15 (22.06%) Confluence
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) Drupal
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) HipChat
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.82%) Office 365
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.88%) GitHub
4 3 (4.41%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.94%) G Suite
5 2 (2.94%) PaaS
5 2 (2.94%) SaaS
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.47%) Slack
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Wireless
2 11 (16.18%) Bluetooth
2 11 (16.18%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (16.18%) WLAN
3 3 (4.41%) LAN
4 2 (2.94%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.47%) DNS
5 1 (1.47%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) Junos
5 1 (1.47%) OpenFlow
5 1 (1.47%) SSH
5 1 (1.47%) VLAN
5 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) Big Data
3 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (7.35%) Selenium
5 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.41%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.41%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (4.41%) Protractor
7 2 (2.94%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.94%) Games
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Python Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.88%) Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Perl Scripter
8 3 (4.41%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Test Scripter
8 3 (4.41%) Tester
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) HTML
2 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.35%) HTML5
2 5 (7.35%) Spring
2 5 (7.35%) Web Services
3 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 4 (5.88%) RESTful
4 3 (4.41%) LESS
4 3 (4.41%) Sass
5 2 (2.94%) .NET
5 2 (2.94%) Grails
5 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.94%) Java EE
5 2 (2.94%) JPA
5 2 (2.94%) LDAP
5 2 (2.94%) OpenLayers
5 2 (2.94%) SOAP
5 2 (2.94%) Symfony
5 2 (2.94%) Velocity
6 1 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) Android
4 3 (4.41%) Unix
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.47%) Debian
6 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.47%) VMS
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) Scrum
2 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.71%) User Stories
6 9 (13.24%) Project Management
6 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.76%) DevOps
8 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
9 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.82%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (8.82%) Kanban
9 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.35%) CRM
10 5 (7.35%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (7.35%) Open Source
10 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) Java
2 14 (20.59%) Python
3 13 (19.12%) Perl
3 13 (19.12%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) Java 8
6 4 (5.88%) C++
6 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) Scala
7 3 (4.41%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.94%) Groovy
9 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.94%) ACSP
4 2 (2.94%) CCA
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) PMO
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Firmware
2 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) Docker
4 1 (1.47%) NFS
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.94%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.94%) Salt
3 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.47%) Rancher
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Google
4 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.47%) Dell
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Juniper
5 1 (1.47%) Progress