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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 30 31 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 10 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.19% 3.68% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.61% 17.24% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Median daily rate £475 £463 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +28.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £376 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £486 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 51 87 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 16.29% 21.32% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 13
Median daily rate £350 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £488 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Big Data
4 6 (31.58%) Talend
4 6 (31.58%) Data Integration
4 6 (31.58%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
8 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
8 2 (10.53%) DevOps
8 2 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile First
8 2 (10.53%) Tableau
8 2 (10.53%) SaaS
8 2 (10.53%) Confluence
8 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (10.53%) Coaching
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis

JIRA
Top Related 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Jupyter
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.26%) GitHub
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
1 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) Spotfire
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) Appium
5 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) JBehave
5 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Talend Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum Master
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Celery
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) ThreadX
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Data Integration
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
8 2 (10.53%) Coaching
8 2 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
8 2 (10.53%) DevOps
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile First
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Test Management
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Talend
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) PagerDuty
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) webMethods
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