Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 29 58
Rank change year-on-year -12 +29 +1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 55 61 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.55% 5.11% 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.35% 26.99% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% +16.43% +1.45%
10th Percentile £300 £315 £183
90th Percentile £538 £488 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £11.50 £42.50 £49.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.94% -13.27% -
10th Percentile £10.58 £41.25 £42.40
90th Percentile £34.65 £43.75 £52.63
East of England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year +1.18% -1.73% +57.27%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 194 226 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.06% 18.93% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 132 101
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £325 £281 £263
90th Percentile £620 £516 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £32.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.50 £50.75
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +0.59%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 September 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 44 £473 +15.95% 32
Peterborough +13 8 £325 - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £175 -
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Confluence
3 14 (25.45%) Scrum
4 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (20.00%) Degree
5 11 (20.00%) .NET
5 11 (20.00%) Project Management
6 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (18.18%) Finance
6 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.55%) C#
8 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.73%) Java
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (12.73%) Web Services
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.73%) Kanban
9 7 (12.73%) AWS
9 7 (12.73%) Entity Framework
9 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.73%) React
10 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (10.91%) DevOps
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.91%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (10.91%) Node.js
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC

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 15 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Mule
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Office 365
3 3 (5.45%) GCP
3 3 (5.45%) GitHub
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.82%) AWS IoT
5 1 (1.82%) Azure
5 1 (1.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (1.82%) RS-232
1 1 (1.82%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Bitbucket
2 6 (10.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (10.91%) TeamCity
3 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.45%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.45%) JMeter
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.82%) RubyGems
6 1 (1.82%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Games
2 4 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Developer
2 6 (10.91%) Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) Consultant
2 6 (10.91%) Test Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Agile Coach
4 4 (7.27%) Tester
5 3 (5.45%) Games Tester
5 3 (5.45%) JIRA Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Programme Coordinator
6 2 (3.64%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
3 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.73%) Entity Framework
3 7 (12.73%) React
3 7 (12.73%) Web Services
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.91%) Node.js
5 5 (9.09%) Angular 2
6 4 (7.27%) XML
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) OAuth
7 2 (3.64%) RESTful
8 1 (1.82%) HTML5
8 1 (1.82%) Java EE
8 1 (1.82%) Kafka
8 1 (1.82%) OAuth2
8 1 (1.82%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.27%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Online Games
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Scrum
3 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (20.00%) Project Management
4 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Kanban
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.91%) DevOps
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Coaching
9 4 (7.27%) Case Management
9 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) C#
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PMP
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PMO
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) GxP
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) IEC 62304
3 1 (1.82%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (7.27%) Ansible
2 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.27%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.27%) Terraform
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) SAP
3 4 (7.27%) Perforce
4 3 (5.45%) Adaptive Insights
4 3 (5.45%) DocuSign
4 3 (5.45%) Google
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Workday
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.82%) ShoreTel
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) WorldPay