Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for JIRA Agile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA Agile over the 6 months to 19 January 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 Agile (formerly GreenHopper)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 225 238
Rank change year-on-year -20 +13 +51
Contract jobs citing JIRA Agile 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.63% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% +47.69%
10th Percentile £488 £400 £550
90th Percentile £800 £593 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £600
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +41.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

JIRA Agile 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,329 1,114 1,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.73% 17.89% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,068 907 864
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £353 £305
90th Percentile £638 £625 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
City of London median hourly rate £45.25 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.23% -13.33% +74.42%
10th Percentile £27.63 £31.25 £32.32
90th Percentile £63.48 £33.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +74.42%

JIRA Agile
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing JIRA Agile as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA Agile in the City of London

JIRA Agile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA Agile in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA Agile in the City of London

JIRA Agile
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA Agile in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA Agile in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA Agile 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 City of London region with a requirement for JIRA Agile.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Back Office
3 4 (57.14%) AWK
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Sybase
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) Misys
3 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
3 4 (57.14%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Sybase ASE
3 4 (57.14%) Kondor
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing

JIRA Agile
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (57.14%) Kondor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Kondor Developer
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Control Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JMS
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) AWK
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Misys
1 4 (57.14%) Sybase
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
2 2 (28.57%) Bloomberg
2 2 (28.57%) Reuters