Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 29 68
Rank change year-on-year +16 +39 -19
Contract jobs citing JIRA 89 74 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.39% 5.62% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.59% 35.58% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £433 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £297 £267
90th Percentile £550 £530 £550
East of England median daily rate £471 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +12.20% -6.67% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £52.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.62% -1.11% -20.00%

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 214 208 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 15.81% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 128 69
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £433 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £304 £282 £260
90th Percentile £575 £500 £439
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 12
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.75% -5.33%
10th Percentile £34.25 £36.75 £32.58
90th Percentile £45.05 £100.00 £45.55
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £43.75 £40.81
% change year-on-year - +7.20% +2.03%

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 17 January 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
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 17 January 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 +15 68 £413 -13.16% 42
Peterborough -8 6 £295 -9.23%
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) Git (software)
3 30 (33.71%) Test Automation
4 29 (32.58%) Confluence
5 27 (30.34%) Java
6 24 (26.97%) Scrum
7 22 (24.72%) Linux
7 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
8 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (20.22%) Web Services
9 16 (17.98%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 15 (16.85%) Python
11 14 (15.73%) SQL
12 13 (14.61%) Perl
12 13 (14.61%) Oracle
12 13 (14.61%) Degree
13 12 (13.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (13.48%) Wireless
13 12 (13.48%) DevOps
14 11 (12.36%) User Stories
14 11 (12.36%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (12.36%) SOAP
14 11 (12.36%) Bluetooth
14 11 (12.36%) WLAN
14 11 (12.36%) REST
15 10 (11.24%) QA
15 10 (11.24%) Test Scripting
15 10 (11.24%) Selenium
15 10 (11.24%) Mule
15 10 (11.24%) Windows

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 29 (32.58%) Confluence
2 10 (11.24%) Mule
3 4 (4.49%) Drupal
4 3 (3.37%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.74%) Office 365
4 5 (5.62%) GitHub
5 4 (4.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.37%) PaaS
6 3 (3.37%) SaaS
6 3 (3.37%) Serverless
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.25%) G Suite
7 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) Wireless
2 11 (12.36%) Bluetooth
2 11 (12.36%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (12.36%) WLAN
3 3 (3.37%) LAN
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
4 2 (2.25%) VPN
5 1 (1.12%) DHCP
5 1 (1.12%) DNS
5 1 (1.12%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.12%) SSH
5 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.62%) Big Data
3 4 (4.49%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.12%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.12%) Essbase
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 33 (37.08%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.24%) JUnit
3 10 (11.24%) Selenium
4 5 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.49%) JMeter
6 3 (3.37%) HP UFT
6 3 (3.37%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.37%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.37%) Protractor
6 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.25%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.12%) ERwin
8 1 (1.12%) Gatling
8 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Electronics
2 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.37%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Test Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Scrum Master
5 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Python Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Tester
7 4 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.49%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Administrator
8 3 (3.37%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Perl Scripter
8 3 (3.37%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) Web Services
2 11 (12.36%) REST
2 11 (12.36%) SOAP
3 10 (11.24%) RAML
4 8 (8.99%) HTML
5 6 (6.74%) HTML5
5 6 (6.74%) J2EE
5 6 (6.74%) Spring
6 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.49%) CSS
7 4 (4.49%) Symfony
8 3 (3.37%) .NET
8 3 (3.37%) LESS
8 3 (3.37%) RESTful
8 3 (3.37%) Sass
8 3 (3.37%) Velocity
8 3 (3.37%) XML
9 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.25%) Java EE
9 2 (2.25%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 2 (2.25%) iPhone
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.12%) Derivative
5 1 (1.12%) Fintech
5 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) Android
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) Test Automation
3 24 (26.97%) Scrum
4 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.98%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 12 (13.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (13.48%) DevOps
7 11 (12.36%) User Stories
8 10 (11.24%) Test Scripting
9 9 (10.11%) Kanban
10 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
10 7 (7.87%) Open Source
10 7 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (7.87%) Project Management
11 6 (6.74%) Issue Tracking
11 6 (6.74%) Migration
12 5 (5.62%) Coaching
12 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.62%) Performance Testing
12 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) Java
2 15 (16.85%) Python
3 14 (15.73%) SQL
4 13 (14.61%) Perl
5 10 (11.24%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) Java 8
6 5 (5.62%) PHP
7 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.37%) C++
8 3 (3.37%) Scala
8 3 (3.37%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.25%) Groovy
9 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.25%) ACSP
3 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CCA
3 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
4 1 (1.12%) MCSA
4 1 (1.12%) MCSE
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) PMO
3 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Firmware
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) Docker
4 1 (1.12%) NFS
4 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.37%) Salt
3 2 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.25%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.12%) Ansible
4 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.12%) Rancher
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.49%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.49%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.25%) Apple
4 2 (2.25%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (2.25%) Google
4 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Dell
5 1 (1.12%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Progress
5 1 (1.12%) Xamarin