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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 1 July 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 45 36 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing JIRA 26 16 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.24% 2.96% 4.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.23% 30.19% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 14
10th Percentile £323 £310 £326
25th Percentile £406 £350 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £463 £475
Median % change year-on-year +0.54% -2.63% +0.53%
75th Percentile £494 £519 £494
90th Percentile £590 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £500 £476 £473
% change year-on-year +4.99% +0.79% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £31.50 - -
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
75th Percentile £34.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.44 £66.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% -28.12% +55.29%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 86 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.71% 9.81% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 60
10th Percentile £345 £322 £359
25th Percentile £413 £372 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £508 £531
90th Percentile £673 £550 £600
East of England median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £31.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate £33.00 £55.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -40.00% +22.22% -5.26%
75th Percentile £34.50 £60.00 -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +3.34%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge -13 9 £525 +15.07% 13
St Neots - 3 £438 - 1
Peterborough -19 2 - -
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 14 (53.85%) Agile
2 9 (34.62%) Confluence
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) GitHub
5 5 (19.23%) Social Skills
5 5 (19.23%) Python
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) Middleware
6 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (15.38%) Situational Awareness
6 4 (15.38%) Business Case
6 4 (15.38%) Power Platform
6 4 (15.38%) Decision-Making
6 4 (15.38%) Power BI
6 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
6 4 (15.38%) Trello
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (11.54%) PMO

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 9 (34.62%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) GitHub
2 4 (15.38%) Power Platform
2 4 (15.38%) Trello
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.69%) AWS
3 2 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (7.69%) Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Bluetooth
2 2 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Power BI
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) eggPlant
2 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.85%) GitLab
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Postman
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Social Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (7.69%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) React Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) GraphQL
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) Kendo UI
3 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) React
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Swagger
3 2 (7.69%) XHR
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Dask
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.69%) CMDB
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.69%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) IoT
2 1 (3.85%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (3.85%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile
2 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Business Case
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Decision-Making
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
5 4 (15.38%) Situational Awareness
5 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 3 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Bash
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.85%) C-shell
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PMO
2 2 (7.69%) GxP
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.85%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Terraform
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.85%) Databricks
2 1 (3.85%) Dell
2 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.85%) Sun