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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.58% 3.15% 2.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 30.77% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £738 £396 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.23% -24.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year - +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  

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 36 13 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 27.48% 10.24% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 14
Median daily rate £505 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.82% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £648 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (71.43%) Confluence
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (21.43%) Content Management
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team

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 10 (71.43%) Confluence
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Documentum
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Liferay
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) FileMaker
2 1 (7.14%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Gradle
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Mockito
3 1 (7.14%) Spock
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Officer
4 1 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management Officer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VB Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) COM+
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Market Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) CAPM
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Infragistics
4 2 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
5 1 (7.14%) FXall
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Reuters
5 1 (7.14%) Solace
5 1 (7.14%) Sun