Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 51 73
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22 +36
Contract jobs citing JIRA 280 255 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.05% 4.16% 2.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.14% 23.44% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 209 132
City of London median daily rate £498 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £335 £324 £313
90th Percentile £625 £638 £623
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £44.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £44.00

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 1,463 1,088 976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.16% 17.77% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,169 846 793
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £370 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 - £36.82
10th Percentile £27.40 - £30.78
90th Percentile £70.22 - £45.26
Central London median hourly rate £32.00 - £36.82

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 22 May 2018.

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

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Moorgate -7 3 - -
London Bridge - 1 £515 -
JIRA
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 198 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (40.00%) Finance
3 99 (35.36%) Confluence
4 88 (31.43%) Git (software)
4 88 (31.43%) Java
5 73 (26.07%) DevOps
6 71 (25.36%) Scrum
7 69 (24.64%) Jenkins
8 66 (23.57%) Banking
9 59 (21.07%) QA
10 58 (20.71%) JavaScript
11 54 (19.29%) Selenium
12 52 (18.57%) SQL
13 51 (18.21%) Python
14 49 (17.50%) Test Automation
15 44 (15.71%) Node.js
16 41 (14.64%) Unix
16 41 (14.64%) C#
17 39 (13.93%) Maven
18 38 (13.57%) TDD
19 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (12.86%) Docker
20 35 (12.50%) HTML
21 34 (12.14%) Linux
22 33 (11.79%) .NET
23 32 (11.43%) TeamCity
23 32 (11.43%) REST
24 31 (11.07%) BDD
24 31 (11.07%) Retail

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 99 (35.36%) Confluence
2 13 (4.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (3.93%) JBoss
4 10 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.21%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.86%) CMS
6 8 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.43%) Jupyter
8 4 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.07%) Apache
9 3 (1.07%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.07%) Drupal
9 3 (1.07%) Ethereum
9 3 (1.07%) Hyperledger
9 3 (1.07%) IIS
9 3 (1.07%) SAS
9 3 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.71%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.36%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.36%) HipChat
5 1 (0.36%) InDesign
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (1.07%) R3 Corda
1 3 (1.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.36%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (10.00%) GitHub
2 18 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.00%) npm
4 12 (4.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.29%) Amazon S3
4 12 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (4.29%) Serverless
5 11 (3.93%) CloudFront
5 11 (3.93%) Route 53
6 10 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (2.86%) BrowserStack
8 5 (1.79%) Sauce Labs
9 4 (1.43%) SaaS
10 3 (1.07%) PaaS
10 3 (1.07%) Slack
10 3 (1.07%) Trello
11 2 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.71%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.64%) Firewall
2 9 (3.21%) SMS
3 3 (1.07%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.07%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.71%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.71%) HTTP
4 2 (0.71%) Skype
4 2 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.36%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.36%) Internet
5 1 (0.36%) LAN
5 1 (0.36%) SAN
5 1 (0.36%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.36%) VPN
5 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (3.21%) Big Data
3 9 (3.21%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.43%) Blockchain
6 4 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.07%) MySQL
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.71%) KDB
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.71%) Power BI
8 2 (0.71%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 88 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 69 (24.64%) Jenkins
3 54 (19.29%) Selenium
4 39 (13.93%) Maven
5 32 (11.43%) TeamCity
6 30 (10.71%) Cucumber
7 26 (9.29%) Subversion
8 17 (6.07%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (5.71%) WebDriver
10 13 (4.64%) JMeter
11 12 (4.29%) JIRA Agile
11 12 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (3.93%) Liquibase
13 10 (3.57%) Gradle
14 9 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
15 8 (2.86%) Bitbucket
16 7 (2.50%) IntelliJ
16 7 (2.50%) NUnit
16 7 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
16 7 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 112 (40.00%) Finance
2 66 (23.57%) Banking
3 31 (11.07%) Retail
4 22 (7.86%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.21%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.21%) Front Office
7 7 (2.50%) Marketing
8 5 (1.79%) Legal
9 4 (1.43%) Back Office
10 3 (1.07%) Law
11 2 (0.71%) Games
11 2 (0.71%) German Language
11 2 (0.71%) Publishing
11 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.36%) Military
12 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (28.21%) Developer
2 47 (16.79%) Analyst
3 31 (11.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (8.21%) Project Manager
5 20 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 18 (6.43%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.36%) Scrum Master
7 15 (5.36%) Test Analyst
8 13 (4.64%) AWS DevOps
8 13 (4.64%) C# Developer
9 12 (4.29%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.29%) Java Engineer
10 11 (3.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.93%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (3.93%) Integration Engineer
11 9 (3.21%) Angular Developer
12 8 (2.86%) .NET Developer
12 8 (2.86%) QA Engineer
12 8 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.71%) Node.js
2 35 (12.50%) HTML
3 33 (11.79%) .NET
4 32 (11.43%) REST
5 25 (8.93%) AngularJS
6 22 (7.86%) Spring
7 21 (7.50%) HTML5
8 19 (6.79%) JSON
8 19 (6.79%) Web Services
9 18 (6.43%) ASP.NET
9 18 (6.43%) CSS
10 16 (5.71%) J2EE
11 14 (5.00%) RESTful
12 13 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.64%) XML
13 12 (4.29%) React
13 12 (4.29%) SOAP
14 11 (3.93%) Spring MVC
14 11 (3.93%) WCF
15 9 (3.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.43%) Fintech
2 18 (6.43%) User Experience
3 11 (3.93%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (3.93%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.50%) Derivative
6 6 (2.14%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.79%) iPad
7 5 (1.79%) PKI
8 4 (1.43%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.07%) Equities
9 3 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.07%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.07%) Tandem
9 3 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.64%) Unix
2 34 (12.14%) Linux
3 19 (6.79%) Windows
4 13 (4.64%) Android
5 10 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.14%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.43%) CentOS
8 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.36%) OS/2
9 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) VMS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.07%) DevOps
3 71 (25.36%) Scrum
4 49 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 38 (13.57%) TDD
6 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (11.07%) BDD
8 30 (10.71%) MVC
9 28 (10.00%) Analytics
10 27 (9.64%) Configuration Management
10 27 (9.64%) Kanban
11 25 (8.93%) Project Management
11 25 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 23 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (7.86%) User Stories
15 20 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (7.14%) Mentoring
15 20 (7.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 88 (31.43%) Java
2 58 (20.71%) JavaScript
3 52 (18.57%) SQL
4 51 (18.21%) Python
5 41 (14.64%) C#
6 27 (9.64%) Ruby
7 25 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 15 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.57%) Perl
10 8 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.86%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.14%) PHP
12 5 (1.79%) ES6
12 5 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.79%) R
13 4 (1.43%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.43%) Groovy
13 4 (1.43%) Scala
13 4 (1.43%) XPath
14 3 (1.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (5.36%) Degree
2 12 (4.29%) AWS Certification
3 9 (3.21%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.14%) ISEB
5 6 (2.14%) PMP
6 4 (1.43%) CCNA
6 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.07%) APMG
7 3 (1.07%) CCNP
7 3 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.71%) IIBA
8 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.36%) GSSP-.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (21.07%) QA
2 13 (4.64%) PMO
3 3 (1.07%) ISO 20022
3 3 (1.07%) PSD2
3 3 (1.07%) WCAG
4 2 (0.71%) IFRS
4 2 (0.71%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.36%) EMIR
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (12.86%) Docker
2 6 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.71%) HDFS
4 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (10.36%) Ansible
2 28 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (7.14%) Puppet
4 16 (5.71%) Terraform
5 15 (5.36%) Kubernetes
6 13 (4.64%) HP ALM
7 12 (4.29%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (2.86%) PingFederate
9 3 (1.07%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 3 (1.07%) Control-M
10 2 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.71%) Nagios
10 2 (0.71%) SCCM
10 2 (0.71%) WMI
11 1 (0.36%) Consul
11 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.36%) Marathon
11 1 (0.36%) Rancher
11 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (8.57%) Splunk
2 22 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 17 (6.07%) HP
5 14 (5.00%) Oracle
6 13 (4.64%) AppDynamics
7 11 (3.93%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.86%) Adobe
8 8 (2.86%) IBM
8 8 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.79%) Cisco
9 5 (1.79%) Remedy
9 5 (1.79%) Solace
10 4 (1.43%) Google
10 4 (1.43%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.07%) Guidewire
11 3 (1.07%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.07%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.07%) Sybase
11 3 (1.07%) VMware