Period
to 19 October 2020

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 19 October 2020 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
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 +15
Contract jobs citing JIRA 20 58 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.60% 4.94% 6.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.74% 29.00% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 43 38
Median daily rate £438 £450 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +11.46% +6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £320 £322
90th Percentile £500 £535 £489
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £471
% change year-on-year - -4.51% +17.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £60.50 £43.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +40.70% +2.38% -2.89%

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 53 200 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.49% 17.02% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 126 134
Median daily rate £481 £450 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +10.43% +8.67%
10th Percentile £312 £325 £281
90th Percentile £600 £619 £531
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 10
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.73%

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 19 October 2020.

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 19 October 2020. 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 +17 17 £403 -11.78% 16
Huntingdon - 3 £475 -
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, 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 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Release Management
2 5 (25.00%) Mule
2 5 (25.00%) FishEye
2 5 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 5 (25.00%) SDLC
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) iPaaS
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Kanban
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Confluence
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Life Science
4 3 (15.00%) R
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System

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 5 (25.00%) Mule
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP GRC
1 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) iPaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Azure
3 1 (5.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) GIS
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) FishEye
3 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.00%) GitLab
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Deployment Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Content Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Manager
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Environment Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Security Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (5.00%) Django
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XHTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Life Science
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (25.00%) Release Management
2 5 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Kanban
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (10.00%) SEO
5 2 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) R
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Rancher
1 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) DocuSign
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) SAP