Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 34 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 +32 +2
Contract jobs citing JIRA 85 66 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.05% 4.64% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.46% 30.56% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 49 12
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -1.94% +28.10%
10th Percentile £325 £281 £325
90th Percentile £550 £489 £544
East of England median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £48.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £43.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.72% -3.06% -14.29%

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 254 216 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.06% 15.18% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 132 95
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £281 £293 £263
90th Percentile £558 £488 £441
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £407
% change year-on-year - +10.57% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32.50 £37.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £44.50 £100.00 £46.10
East of England median hourly rate £42.25 £42.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.46% +7.19% -

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +23 71 £403 -15.26% 28
Peterborough -13 5 £475 +46.15%
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 61 (71.76%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
3 25 (29.41%) Confluence
3 25 (29.41%) Java
4 24 (28.24%) Test Automation
5 23 (27.06%) Linux
6 19 (22.35%) Jenkins
7 18 (21.18%) Scrum
8 14 (16.47%) Python
8 14 (16.47%) User Stories
9 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
9 13 (15.29%) Web Services
9 13 (15.29%) SQL
9 13 (15.29%) Perl
9 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (14.12%) WLAN
10 12 (14.12%) Bluetooth
10 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (14.12%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (14.12%) Wireless
11 11 (12.94%) Oracle
11 11 (12.94%) Degree
11 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (11.76%) Test Scripting
13 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (10.59%) Windows
13 9 (10.59%) Project Management
13 9 (10.59%) Finance
13 9 (10.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 8 (9.41%) Customer Requirements

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 25 (29.41%) Confluence
2 6 (7.06%) Mule
3 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) HipChat
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.06%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (7.06%) Office 365
3 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.71%) GitHub
4 3 (3.53%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (2.35%) G Suite
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.18%) PaaS
6 1 (1.18%) SaaS
6 1 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Bluetooth
1 12 (14.12%) Wi-Fi
1 12 (14.12%) Wireless
1 12 (14.12%) WLAN
2 3 (3.53%) LAN
3 2 (2.35%) SSL
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) Junos
4 1 (1.18%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.18%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.18%) SSH
4 1 (1.18%) VLAN
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.71%) Big Data
2 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.35%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.41%) Selenium
4 6 (7.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (7.06%) JUnit
5 4 (4.71%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.53%) HP UFT
6 3 (3.53%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.53%) JMeter
6 3 (3.53%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.53%) Protractor
7 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.35%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.18%) Appium
8 1 (1.18%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.18%) Gatling
8 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Electronics
3 3 (3.53%) Back Office
3 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.35%) Games
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Test Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Python Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Scrum Master
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.71%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Scala Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) Web Services
2 8 (9.41%) HTML
3 7 (8.24%) HTML5
3 7 (8.24%) SOAP
4 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.06%) RAML
4 6 (7.06%) REST
4 6 (7.06%) Spring
5 5 (5.88%) CSS
5 5 (5.88%) RESTful
6 3 (3.53%) .NET
6 3 (3.53%) J2EE
6 3 (3.53%) LESS
6 3 (3.53%) Sass
6 3 (3.53%) XML
7 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.35%) Java EE
7 2 (2.35%) LDAP
7 2 (2.35%) OpenLayers
7 2 (2.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.41%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 2 (2.35%) iPhone
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Derivative
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.53%) Android
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.18%) Debian
6 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) VMS
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (71.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.24%) Test Automation
3 18 (21.18%) Scrum
4 14 (16.47%) User Stories
5 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.76%) Test Scripting
9 9 (10.59%) Project Management
9 9 (10.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 8 (9.41%) CRM
10 8 (9.41%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
11 7 (8.24%) DevOps
11 7 (8.24%) Kanban
12 6 (7.06%) Issue Tracking
12 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
13 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) Java
2 14 (16.47%) Python
3 13 (15.29%) Perl
3 13 (15.29%) SQL
4 7 (8.24%) C#
5 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.88%) Java 8
7 4 (4.71%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) Scala
8 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.35%) Groovy
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) ES6
10 1 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.53%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.35%) ACSP
5 2 (2.35%) CCA
5 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.18%) MCP
6 1 (1.18%) MCSA
6 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) PMO
3 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Firmware
2 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) Docker
4 1 (1.18%) NFS
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HAProxy
1 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.35%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.18%) Rancher
2 1 (1.18%) Salt
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.94%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) Apple
5 2 (2.35%) Google
5 2 (2.35%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.35%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Dell
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) Juniper
6 1 (1.18%) Tableau
6 1 (1.18%) Xamarin