Period
to 22 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 47 77
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 +16
Contract jobs citing JIRA 285 322 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.11% 4.75% 3.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.35% 24.28% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 242 157
City of London median daily rate £485 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +1.17% +10.47%
10th Percentile £300 £351 £315
90th Percentile £625 £611 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
City of London median hourly rate £43.50 £25.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.59% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £43.25 £23.75 £32.23
90th Percentile £43.75 £27.25 £45.68
Central London median hourly rate £39.25 £25.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +53.92% -33.33% -

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 1,553 1,326 1,165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.41% 19.55% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,282 1,019 950
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £325
90th Percentile £637 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.99 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.04% -34.66% -7.27%
10th Percentile £31.00 £23.18 £32.23
90th Percentile £41.60 £27.11 £45.68
Central London median hourly rate £33.50 £27.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +20.72% -27.45% -7.27%

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 September 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 September 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 - 10 £500 -
London Bridge - 5 £500 -
JIRA
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 200 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (35.09%) Confluence
3 95 (33.33%) Finance
3 95 (33.33%) Scrum
4 57 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 57 (20.00%) SQL
5 56 (19.65%) DevOps
6 54 (18.95%) Git (software)
7 53 (18.60%) Java
8 51 (17.89%) Jenkins
9 50 (17.54%) Kanban
10 49 (17.19%) HTML
11 45 (15.79%) Node.js
12 44 (15.44%) Test Automation
13 41 (14.39%) QA
13 41 (14.39%) Python
13 41 (14.39%) Banking
14 40 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (14.04%) Linux
14 40 (14.04%) GitHub
15 39 (13.68%) .NET
15 39 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (12.98%) HTML5
17 35 (12.28%) CSS
17 35 (12.28%) Unix
18 34 (11.93%) TDD
18 34 (11.93%) SDLC
19 33 (11.58%) AngularJS
20 31 (10.88%) Analytics
21 30 (10.53%) SQL Server

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
1 100 (35.09%) Confluence
2 8 (2.81%) CMS
2 8 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.81%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.46%) Apache
3 7 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.11%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.40%) Jupyter
6 4 (1.40%) WordPress
7 3 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.70%) Drupal
8 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.70%) JBoss
8 2 (0.70%) SAS
8 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (3.16%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.70%) InDesign
7 2 (0.70%) InVision
7 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.35%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.70%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.35%) HFM
3 1 (0.35%) Magento
3 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.04%) GitHub
2 39 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.21%) Amazon S3
5 11 (3.86%) Office 365
6 10 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (3.51%) PaaS
6 10 (3.51%) Serverless
7 9 (3.16%) IaaS
8 8 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (2.11%) Trello
11 5 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (1.75%) CloudFront
11 5 (1.75%) Route 53
11 5 (1.75%) SaaS
11 5 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.40%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.75%) SMS
2 2 (0.70%) BIG-IP
2 2 (0.70%) Firewall
2 2 (0.70%) LAN
2 2 (0.70%) Skype
2 2 (0.70%) WAN
2 2 (0.70%) X.509
3 1 (0.35%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.35%) SAN
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
3 1 (0.35%) VoIP
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.56%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.21%) Big Data
5 11 (3.86%) Hadoop
6 10 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.16%) MySQL
8 8 (2.81%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.05%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.05%) InfluxDB
12 3 (1.05%) Presto
12 3 (1.05%) Redis
13 2 (0.70%) Impala
13 2 (0.70%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 54 (18.95%) Git (software)
2 51 (17.89%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.07%) Selenium
4 18 (6.32%) TeamCity
5 15 (5.26%) Maven
6 14 (4.91%) JIRA Agile
7 13 (4.56%) Bitbucket
7 13 (4.56%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.21%) Subversion
9 9 (3.16%) PHPUnit
9 9 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (2.81%) JMeter
10 8 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (2.81%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (2.46%) webpack
12 6 (2.11%) JUnit
12 6 (2.11%) Protractor
13 5 (1.75%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (33.33%) Finance
2 41 (14.39%) Banking
3 23 (8.07%) Retail
4 13 (4.56%) Marketing
5 10 (3.51%) Front Office
6 9 (3.16%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.46%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.40%) Publishing
8 4 (1.40%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.05%) Law
9 3 (1.05%) Legal
9 3 (1.05%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.35%) Automotive
11 1 (0.35%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.35%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 87 (30.53%) Developer
2 51 (17.89%) Analyst
3 21 (7.37%) Business Analyst
4 18 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (6.32%) Project Manager
5 14 (4.91%) Senior Developer
6 13 (4.56%) Test Manager
7 12 (4.21%) Architect
8 11 (3.86%) .NET Developer
8 11 (3.86%) Angular Developer
8 11 (3.86%) C# Developer
8 11 (3.86%) Scrum Master
8 11 (3.86%) Tester
9 10 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (3.51%) Salesforce Analyst
10 9 (3.16%) Support Analyst
11 8 (2.81%) Designer
11 8 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (2.81%) PHP Developer
11 8 (2.81%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (17.19%) HTML
2 45 (15.79%) Node.js
3 39 (13.68%) .NET
4 37 (12.98%) HTML5
5 35 (12.28%) CSS
6 33 (11.58%) AngularJS
7 25 (8.77%) Web Services
8 21 (7.37%) REST
9 20 (7.02%) JSON
10 19 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 18 (6.32%) WCF
12 17 (5.96%) RESTful
13 15 (5.26%) Angular 2
13 15 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (5.26%) React
14 14 (4.91%) CSS3
15 13 (4.56%) Redux
15 13 (4.56%) Sass
15 13 (4.56%) Symfony
16 11 (3.86%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.77%) User Experience
2 23 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.61%) Fintech
4 7 (2.46%) iPad
4 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.11%) Derivative
5 6 (2.11%) Video\Live Streaming
6 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.75%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.75%) PACS
6 5 (1.75%) PKI
6 5 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.75%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.75%) SWIFT
6 5 (1.75%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.04%) Linux
2 35 (12.28%) Unix
3 23 (8.07%) Windows
4 14 (4.91%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.40%) Android
6 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.35%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (33.33%) Scrum
3 56 (19.65%) DevOps
4 50 (17.54%) Kanban
5 44 (15.44%) Test Automation
6 40 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (11.93%) SDLC
7 34 (11.93%) TDD
8 31 (10.88%) Analytics
9 27 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (7.72%) Web Development
11 22 (7.72%) Workflow
12 21 (7.37%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.02%) Microservices
13 20 (7.02%) MVC
13 20 (7.02%) User Stories
14 19 (6.67%) Configuration Management
15 18 (6.32%) CRM
15 18 (6.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 57 (20.00%) SQL
2 53 (18.60%) Java
3 41 (14.39%) Python
4 30 (10.53%) C#
5 18 (6.32%) Bash Shell
6 16 (5.61%) PHP
7 11 (3.86%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.86%) Ruby
8 10 (3.51%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.81%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.75%) ES6
10 5 (1.75%) Java 8
11 4 (1.40%) Scala
12 3 (1.05%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.05%) Groovy
12 3 (1.05%) R
12 3 (1.05%) VBA
13 2 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (4.56%) Degree
2 9 (3.16%) ISEB
3 8 (2.81%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.75%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.40%) CCNA
5 4 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.05%) CCNP
7 2 (0.70%) PMP
7 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CISA
8 1 (0.35%) CISM
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) CRISC
8 1 (0.35%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) GIAC
8 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.39%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) GDPR
2 5 (1.75%) PMO
2 5 (1.75%) SEPA
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) MiFID
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.70%) WCAG
4 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.35%) EMIR
System Software
1 25 (8.77%) Docker
2 12 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.05%) HDFS
4 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (5.96%) Ansible
2 16 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.56%) Terraform
4 11 (3.86%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (2.81%) HP ALM
5 8 (2.81%) Puppet
6 7 (2.46%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.75%) systemd
8 4 (1.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (1.40%) Kibana
8 4 (1.40%) logstash
8 4 (1.40%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.05%) Capistrano
9 3 (1.05%) Control-M
9 3 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (1.05%) Packer
9 3 (1.05%) SCCM
10 2 (0.70%) Grafana
10 2 (0.70%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.70%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 28 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.42%) Atlassian
3 20 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (4.56%) HP
5 11 (3.86%) Splunk
6 10 (3.51%) Google
7 9 (3.16%) Oracle
8 8 (2.81%) Tableau
9 6 (2.11%) Cisco
9 6 (2.11%) Citrix
10 5 (1.75%) Adobe
10 5 (1.75%) Apple
10 5 (1.75%) FIS
11 4 (1.40%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.40%) IBM
11 4 (1.40%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.05%) Guidewire
12 3 (1.05%) New Relic
12 3 (1.05%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.05%) Sybase