Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 45 61
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -14
Contract jobs citing JIRA 113 307 285
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.12% 4.61% 4.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.38% 25.67% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 232 212
Median daily rate £515 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £401 £363 £350
90th Percentile £670 £663 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.28% -
Central London median hourly rate - £22.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year - -42.68% -

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 505 1,196 1,516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.43% 17.96% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 897 1,225
Median daily rate £515 £525 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +4.90% +5.37%
10th Percentile £381 £400 £369
90th Percentile £653 £674 £638
Central London median daily rate £503 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.29% +5.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £40.75 £39.25 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +3.97% -
10th Percentile £33.88 £20.25 £28.00
90th Percentile £59.38 £58.25 £69.77
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.83% +12.14% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the City of London.

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 4 July 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
Moorgate - 2 £525 -
JIRA
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 80 (70.80%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (53.98%) Confluence
3 39 (34.51%) DevOps
4 33 (29.20%) Scrum
5 32 (28.32%) Jenkins
6 31 (27.43%) Linux
7 29 (25.66%) Git (software)
8 25 (22.12%) Java
8 25 (22.12%) SQL
8 25 (22.12%) Finance
8 25 (22.12%) Terraform
9 24 (21.24%) Docker
10 23 (20.35%) Ansible
11 22 (19.47%) Kubernetes
11 22 (19.47%) Public Sector
12 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
13 20 (17.70%) Infrastructure as Code
14 19 (16.81%) Python
15 18 (15.93%) Security Cleared
15 18 (15.93%) Atlassian
16 16 (14.16%) Packer
17 15 (13.27%) Azure
18 14 (12.39%) Kanban
18 14 (12.39%) C#
18 14 (12.39%) Oracle
18 14 (12.39%) Istio
19 13 (11.50%) QA
19 13 (11.50%) AWS
20 12 (10.62%) Amazon EC2
20 12 (10.62%) GitHub

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 61 (53.98%) Confluence
2 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.65%) CMS
4 3 (2.65%) Drupal
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.77%) nginx
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) Tornado
5 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.88%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.77%) Figma
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.88%) InDesign
3 1 (0.88%) InVision
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Maximo
2 2 (1.77%) Workfront
3 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.27%) Azure
2 13 (11.50%) AWS
3 12 (10.62%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (10.62%) GitHub
4 6 (5.31%) GCP
5 4 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.54%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.65%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.65%) NuGet
6 3 (2.65%) PaaS
6 3 (2.65%) Slack
6 3 (2.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.77%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (1.77%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.77%) Azure Functions
7 2 (1.77%) Serverless
8 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.88%) Office 365
8 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) DNS
1 4 (3.54%) Intranet
2 3 (2.65%) Internet
2 3 (2.65%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.77%) OpenVPN
3 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.77%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
3 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.77%) Big Data
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Spark SQL
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Jenkins
2 29 (25.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.73%) Selenium
4 7 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.31%) Subversion
5 6 (5.31%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.42%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.42%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.54%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.54%) GitLab
7 4 (3.54%) JUnit
7 4 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.65%) FishEye
8 3 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.65%) Postman
8 3 (2.65%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.77%) Hudson
9 2 (1.77%) Mockito
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Public Sector
3 12 (10.62%) Banking
4 8 (7.08%) Front Office
4 8 (7.08%) Marketing
5 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.65%) Legal
7 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.77%) French Language
7 2 (1.77%) International Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (17.70%) Developer
2 19 (16.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (15.04%) Analyst
4 9 (7.96%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) Architect
6 5 (4.42%) Test Manager
6 5 (4.42%) Tester
7 4 (3.54%) Automation Tester
7 4 (3.54%) Designer
7 4 (3.54%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Administrator
8 3 (2.65%) Applications Support
8 3 (2.65%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Business Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.65%) Scrum Master
8 3 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.65%) Systems Support
8 3 (2.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) .NET
2 10 (8.85%) HTML
3 9 (7.96%) CSS
3 9 (7.96%) Web Services
4 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.31%) Middleware
5 6 (5.31%) Node.js
6 5 (4.42%) CSS3
6 5 (4.42%) HTML5
6 5 (4.42%) React
6 5 (4.42%) REST
6 5 (4.42%) XML
7 4 (3.54%) Anaconda
7 4 (3.54%) Jest
7 4 (3.54%) JSON
7 4 (3.54%) Spring
7 4 (3.54%) Spring Boot
7 4 (3.54%) WCF
7 4 (3.54%) WPF
8 3 (2.65%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.31%) User Experience
2 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.65%) Derivative
4 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.65%) Replication
4 3 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.77%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.77%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.77%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.77%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) FMCG
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.43%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Windows
3 5 (4.42%) Unix
4 4 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.65%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (70.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.51%) DevOps
3 33 (29.20%) Scrum
4 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
5 20 (17.70%) Infrastructure as Code
6 14 (12.39%) Kanban
7 12 (10.62%) TDD
8 11 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.73%) SDLC
9 10 (8.85%) Analytics
10 9 (7.96%) Test Scripting
10 9 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.08%) Test Strategy
12 7 (6.19%) Asset Management
12 7 (6.19%) BDD
12 7 (6.19%) Change Management
12 7 (6.19%) Microservices
12 7 (6.19%) User Stories
13 6 (5.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) Java
1 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 19 (16.81%) Python
3 14 (12.39%) C#
4 12 (10.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.42%) Groovy
6 5 (4.42%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.42%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.54%) Go
7 4 (3.54%) PHP
8 3 (2.65%) Ruby
8 3 (2.65%) Scala
8 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.77%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.77%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.88%) MUMPS
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.85%) Degree
3 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.31%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.42%) ISEB
6 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.65%) MiFID
3 2 (1.77%) GDPR
3 2 (1.77%) PSD2
3 2 (1.77%) WCAG
4 1 (0.88%) EMIR
4 1 (0.88%) PMO
4 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (21.24%) Docker
2 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (22.12%) Terraform
2 23 (20.35%) Ansible
3 22 (19.47%) Kubernetes
4 16 (14.16%) Packer
5 14 (12.39%) Istio
6 4 (3.54%) Puppet
7 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.77%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.88%) Control-M
9 1 (0.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.88%) Icinga
9 1 (0.88%) Kibana
9 1 (0.88%) logstash
9 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.88%) Netcool
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 18 (15.93%) Atlassian
2 14 (12.39%) Oracle
3 10 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.31%) Adobe
5 4 (3.54%) IBM
6 3 (2.65%) Google
6 3 (2.65%) HP
6 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.65%) Splunk
6 3 (2.65%) Sybase
7 2 (1.77%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.77%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.77%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.77%) Tableau
7 2 (1.77%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.88%) BMC
8 1 (0.88%) Reuters
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec