Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 40 43
Rank change year-on-year +28 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 63 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.49% 3.38% 2.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.39% 19.82% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 14
Cambridge median daily rate £408 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% +30.43% +25.45%
10th Percentile £321 £216 £313
90th Percentile £491 £490 £484
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £408 £438 £340
% change year-on-year -6.86% +28.68% +18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £48.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.46% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £49.00 -
% change year-on-year -13.27% - -

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 178 111 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.99% 17.08% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 57 87
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £266 £233
90th Percentile £538 £488 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.00 £38.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.97% -13.89% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +7.50% +0.63% -11.67%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Scrum
3 17 (26.98%) Confluence
4 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
4 16 (25.40%) Linux
5 14 (22.22%) User Stories
6 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
6 13 (20.63%) Python
7 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
8 11 (17.46%) Perl
8 11 (17.46%) Wireless
9 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.87%) WLAN
9 10 (15.87%) Bluetooth
9 10 (15.87%) Project Management
9 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
9 10 (15.87%) Degree
9 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (15.87%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 9 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.70%) CRM
11 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.70%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (11.11%) Atlassian
12 7 (11.11%) SQL
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

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 17 (26.98%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (7.94%) Office 365
4 3 (4.76%) GitHub
4 3 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.59%) PaaS
6 1 (1.59%) SaaS
6 1 (1.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Wireless
2 10 (15.87%) Bluetooth
2 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (15.87%) WLAN
3 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) SSL
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Junos
5 1 (1.59%) OpenFlow
5 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.17%) Protractor
5 2 (3.17%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.35%) Electronics
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Test Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Python Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum Master
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.76%) CRM Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) CSS
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) HTML5
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.17%) Django
3 2 (3.17%) LDAP
3 2 (3.17%) LESS
3 2 (3.17%) OpenLayers
3 2 (3.17%) RESTful
3 2 (3.17%) Sass
4 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.59%) Ajax
4 1 (1.59%) Java EE
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.59%) Velocity
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) XHTML
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Debian
5 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) VMS
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Scrum
3 14 (22.22%) User Stories
4 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.87%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
5 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 9 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 8 (12.70%) Acceptance Criteria
6 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (12.70%) CRM
7 6 (9.52%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (9.52%) Kanban
7 6 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (7.94%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Python
2 11 (17.46%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) Java
5 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.76%) C#
6 3 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) ES6
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSA
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) PMO
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Firmware
2 2 (3.17%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) NFS
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Rancher
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Juniper
6 1 (1.59%) Tableau