Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 30 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
London > Central London
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 47 59
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 71 342 386
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 3.47% 4.51% 4.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.79% 25.07% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 256 307
Median daily rate £495 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% - +0.10%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £300
90th Percentile £634 £650 £625
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £105.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +167.52% +53.92%
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year - +29.63% -17.56%

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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 399 1,364 2,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.48% 17.97% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 1,053 1,641
Median daily rate £505 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +2.50% +0.50%
10th Percentile £302 £363 £363
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
London median daily rate £513 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -2.29% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £52.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.48% +41.44%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £48.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year -28.35% +50.31% -7.14%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Central London.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Central London over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Central London region over the 6 months to 30 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
City of London -11 57 £525 - 22
West End of London +6 5 £488 +12.85%
City of Westminster +1 4 £488 -2.50%
Southwark +33 3 £450 +5.88%
JIRA
London

For the 6 months to 30 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 Central London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.89%) Confluence
3 19 (26.76%) Finance
4 18 (25.35%) Scrum
4 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
5 17 (23.94%) Banking
5 17 (23.94%) Java
6 16 (22.54%) DevOps
7 13 (18.31%) Linux
8 12 (16.90%) Python
8 12 (16.90%) AWS
8 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
9 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
9 10 (14.08%) Ansible
9 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
9 10 (14.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (12.68%) SQL
10 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.68%) Docker
10 9 (12.68%) GitHub
10 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
10 9 (12.68%) REST
11 8 (11.27%) Bitbucket
11 8 (11.27%) HTML
11 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
11 8 (11.27%) Project Management
11 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
11 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
12 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 34 (47.89%) Confluence
2 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.23%) CMS
4 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) nginx
4 3 (4.23%) Tornado
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) Drupal
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.41%) Documentum
6 1 (1.41%) Liferay
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Figma
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.41%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 2 (2.82%) Workfront
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) AWS
2 9 (12.68%) GitHub
3 7 (9.86%) Azure
4 4 (5.63%) GCP
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.23%) NuGet
5 3 (4.23%) Slack
6 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.41%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Datadog
7 1 (1.41%) IaaS
7 1 (1.41%) SaaS
7 1 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTPS
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
1 3 (4.23%) Intranet
1 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.82%) AMQP
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) BGP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) IPsec
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) SMTP
3 1 (1.41%) SNMP
3 1 (1.41%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) Big Data
4 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) HBase
6 2 (2.82%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (11.27%) Bitbucket
5 7 (9.86%) JUnit
6 6 (8.45%) Subversion
7 5 (7.04%) FishEye
7 5 (7.04%) Hudson
7 5 (7.04%) Mockito
8 4 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.23%) GitLab
9 3 (4.23%) Maven
9 3 (4.23%) ProC
9 3 (4.23%) SonarQube
10 2 (2.82%) IBM UrbanCode
10 2 (2.82%) jMock
10 2 (2.82%) Liquibase
10 2 (2.82%) Selenium
10 2 (2.82%) VisualSVN
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 3 (4.23%) Front Office
4 3 (4.23%) International Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Back Office
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.41%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.63%) Build Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Administrator
5 3 (4.23%) Android Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Architect
5 3 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Data Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) React Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Test Manager
6 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) REST
2 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 7 (9.86%) CSS
4 6 (8.45%) .NET
4 6 (8.45%) JSON
4 6 (8.45%) Web Services
5 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.04%) Spring
5 5 (7.04%) XML
6 4 (5.63%) CSS3
6 4 (5.63%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.63%) HTML5
6 4 (5.63%) Kafka
6 4 (5.63%) LDAP
6 4 (5.63%) React
6 4 (5.63%) RxJava
7 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Fixed Income
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.23%) Taxonomies
2 3 (4.23%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) Derivative
3 1 (1.41%) Equities
3 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.41%) PKI
3 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Android
3 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) CentOS
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Scrum
3 16 (22.54%) DevOps
4 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
5 8 (11.27%) Project Management
6 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
6 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.45%) Microservices
7 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.45%) Project Delivery
7 6 (8.45%) TDD
7 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (7.04%) Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) BDD
8 5 (7.04%) Requirements Gathering
8 5 (7.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.94%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) Python
3 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.68%) SQL
5 7 (9.86%) C#
6 6 (8.45%) Groovy
7 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.63%) Kotlin
8 4 (5.63%) Perl
9 3 (4.23%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.23%) PHP
9 3 (4.23%) Scala
10 2 (2.82%) Java 8
10 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.41%) BeanShell
11 1 (1.41%) Go
11 1 (1.41%) Ruby
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.41%) CCNP
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) EMIR
2 1 (1.41%) GDPR
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 20022
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.41%) MiFID
2 1 (1.41%) PSD2
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Ansible
2 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.45%) Terraform
3 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.23%) Puppet
4 2 (2.82%) Packer
4 2 (2.82%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.41%) Consul
5 1 (1.41%) Control-M
5 1 (1.41%) Grafana
5 1 (1.41%) Icinga
5 1 (1.41%) logstash
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) Netcool
5 1 (1.41%) QRadar
5 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.45%) ServiceNow
4 5 (7.04%) Google
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) Splunk
4 5 (7.04%) Sybase
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (4.23%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.23%) CyberArk
5 3 (4.23%) Hortonworks
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.82%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.82%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.82%) Murex
6 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.82%) RedGate
6 2 (2.82%) Telerik
6 2 (2.82%) VMware