The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.65% 4.03% 2.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.50% 55.56% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £588 £388 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.61% -26.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +0.60% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8 9 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 7.08% 7.26% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 32
Median daily rate £650 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £650 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Canary Wharf

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) KDB
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (10.00%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) COM+
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CAPM
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (10.00%) FXall
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Infragistics
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Reuters
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase