Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 64 91
Rank change year-on-year +17 +27 +10
Contract jobs citing JIRA 324 247 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.54% 3.69% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.36% 20.20% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 188 160
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.16% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £287
90th Percentile £625 £629 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £466 £425
% change year-on-year +7.19% +9.65% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% - -
Central London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -21.54% - -

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 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 1387 1223 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.43% 18.26% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1099 996 1094
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 £338 £308
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
City of London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% -13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £23.24 £31.25 £35.50
90th Percentile £59.45 £33.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +3.45%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 240 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (38.58%) Finance
3 115 (35.49%) Java
4 104 (32.10%) Git (software)
5 102 (31.48%) Banking
6 96 (29.63%) Confluence
7 87 (26.85%) Jenkins
8 80 (24.69%) SQL
9 79 (24.38%) Scrum
10 76 (23.46%) TDD
11 75 (23.15%) DevOps
12 69 (21.30%) Test Automation
13 58 (17.90%) BDD
14 50 (15.43%) Investment Banking
14 50 (15.43%) Selenium
15 49 (15.12%) QA
15 49 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
16 48 (14.81%) Kanban
17 47 (14.51%) AngularJS
18 45 (13.89%) Node.js
19 44 (13.58%) Python
20 42 (12.96%) .NET
21 41 (12.65%) C#
22 40 (12.35%) JavaScript
22 40 (12.35%) Cucumber
23 39 (12.04%) HTML
24 37 (11.42%) MVC
24 37 (11.42%) SDLC
25 36 (11.11%) MongoDB
25 36 (11.11%) REST

JIRA
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 96 (29.63%) Confluence
2 15 (4.63%) CMS
3 12 (3.70%) JBoss
3 12 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.09%) Drupal
5 8 (2.47%) Apache
5 8 (2.47%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.16%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.23%) IIS
8 4 (1.23%) nginx
9 3 (0.93%) Mule
10 2 (0.62%) Jetty
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.31%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.31%) Mingle
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.23%) Kondor
2 3 (0.93%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.62%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.72%) GitHub
2 21 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.70%) npm
4 9 (2.78%) BrowserStack
5 7 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.54%) PaaS
6 5 (1.54%) Route 53
7 4 (1.23%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.23%) IaaS
7 4 (1.23%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.23%) Slack
7 4 (1.23%) Trello
7 4 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.93%) CloudBees
8 3 (0.93%) Datadog
8 3 (0.93%) SaaS
8 3 (0.93%) Sauce Labs
8 3 (0.93%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.47%) Firewall
2 4 (1.23%) Bluetooth
2 4 (1.23%) SMS
3 3 (0.93%) HTTP
3 3 (0.93%) Network Security
3 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.93%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.62%) DSL
4 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 2 (0.62%) LDAP
4 2 (0.62%) SSL
4 2 (0.62%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 23 (7.10%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.79%) Big Data
4 15 (4.63%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.32%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.70%) MySQL
7 11 (3.40%) QlikView
8 9 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.85%) HBase
10 5 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.23%) Redis
11 4 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.62%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.62%) KDB
12 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 104 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 87 (26.85%) Jenkins
3 50 (15.43%) Selenium
4 40 (12.35%) Cucumber
5 34 (10.49%) Maven
6 31 (9.57%) TeamCity
7 29 (8.95%) Subversion
8 28 (8.64%) JIRA Agile
9 16 (4.94%) Bitbucket
9 16 (4.94%) JUnit
9 16 (4.94%) WebDriver
10 14 (4.32%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (3.09%) Appium
11 10 (3.09%) JMeter
12 9 (2.78%) Gradle
12 9 (2.78%) JBehave
12 9 (2.78%) LoadRunner
13 8 (2.47%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.16%) Mocha
14 7 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 125 (38.58%) Finance
2 102 (31.48%) Banking
3 50 (15.43%) Investment Banking
4 35 (10.80%) Retail
5 28 (8.64%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.70%) Front Office
7 10 (3.09%) Back Office
8 9 (2.78%) Retail Banking
9 8 (2.47%) Publishing
10 6 (1.85%) Marketing
11 4 (1.23%) Legal
12 3 (0.93%) Advertising
12 3 (0.93%) Law
12 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.62%) Automotive
13 2 (0.62%) German Language
13 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.31%) French Language
14 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 147 (45.37%) Developer
2 67 (20.68%) Analyst
3 37 (11.42%) Senior Developer
4 36 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 30 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 28 (8.64%) Angular Developer
7 22 (6.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (5.56%) Salesforce Developer
9 16 (4.94%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.63%) SQL Developer
10 15 (4.63%) Test Analyst
11 14 (4.32%) Administrator
11 14 (4.32%) Senior SQL Developer
12 13 (4.01%) Project Manager
13 12 (3.70%) Scrum Master
13 12 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (3.70%) Tester
14 11 (3.40%) Developer in Test
14 11 (3.40%) Node.js Developer
14 11 (3.40%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.51%) AngularJS
2 45 (13.89%) Node.js
3 42 (12.96%) .NET
4 39 (12.04%) HTML
5 36 (11.11%) HTML5
5 36 (11.11%) REST
6 35 (10.80%) CSS
7 31 (9.57%) React
8 30 (9.26%) ASP.NET
8 30 (9.26%) Web Services
9 27 (8.33%) JSON
9 27 (8.33%) Spring
10 25 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (7.72%) CSS3
11 23 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 23 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 23 (7.10%) RESTful
12 19 (5.86%) jQuery
13 14 (4.32%) J2EE
13 14 (4.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.72%) User Experience
3 20 (6.17%) Hedge funds
4 17 (5.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.32%) Derivative
6 14 (4.32%) Virtual Team
7 12 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 12 (3.70%) Reference Data
8 11 (3.40%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (2.47%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.16%) Equities
11 6 (1.85%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.85%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.54%) iPad
12 5 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.23%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.23%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.95%) Unix
2 21 (6.48%) Apple iOS
2 21 (6.48%) Linux
3 14 (4.32%) Android
4 5 (1.54%) Windows
5 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.23%) Solaris
6 2 (0.62%) Debian
6 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (24.38%) Scrum
3 76 (23.46%) TDD
4 75 (23.15%) DevOps
5 69 (21.30%) Test Automation
6 58 (17.90%) BDD
7 49 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (14.81%) Kanban
9 37 (11.42%) MVC
9 37 (11.42%) SDLC
10 29 (8.95%) Configuration Management
11 28 (8.64%) Mentoring
12 27 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (8.33%) Project Management
13 25 (7.72%) Analytics
14 23 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (6.48%) Data Analysis
15 21 (6.48%) User Stories
16 20 (6.17%) Performance Testing
17 19 (5.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (35.49%) Java
2 80 (24.69%) SQL
3 44 (13.58%) Python
4 41 (12.65%) C#
5 40 (12.35%) JavaScript
6 29 (8.95%) Ruby
7 18 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 18 (5.56%) Perl
8 13 (4.01%) Apex Code
8 13 (4.01%) PHP
9 11 (3.40%) ES6
9 11 (3.40%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.78%) Apple Swift
10 9 (2.78%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.47%) Groovy
11 8 (2.47%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.85%) Scala
13 5 (1.54%) C++
13 5 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.32%) Degree
2 7 (2.16%) ISEB
2 7 (2.16%) ISTQB
2 7 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.62%) IIBA
6 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PMP
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (15.12%) QA
2 7 (2.16%) MiFID
3 3 (0.93%) PMO
4 2 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) EMIR
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (9.88%) Docker
2 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.62%) Firmware
3 2 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (6.17%) Ansible
2 18 (5.56%) Puppet
3 11 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (3.09%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.85%) Nagios
7 5 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.23%) Terraform
9 3 (0.93%) Kibana
10 2 (0.62%) Control-M
10 2 (0.62%) Grafana
10 2 (0.62%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.62%) logstash
10 2 (0.62%) Mesos
10 2 (0.62%) Packer
11 1 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.31%) Oozie
11 1 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (10.19%) Atlassian
2 23 (7.10%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (5.56%) Oracle
3 18 (5.56%) Splunk
4 13 (4.01%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.70%) AppDynamics
5 12 (3.70%) HP
5 12 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.16%) TIBCO
7 6 (1.85%) Adobe
7 6 (1.85%) Bloomberg
7 6 (1.85%) Sybase
8 5 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (1.54%) New Relic
8 5 (1.54%) VMware
9 4 (1.23%) IBM
9 4 (1.23%) Misys
9 4 (1.23%) Reuters
9 4 (1.23%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.93%) Temenos