Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 59 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 +26
Contract jobs citing JIRA 300 269 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.66% 3.88% 4.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.73% 18.41% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 203 235
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £317
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.28% - -
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -48.28% - -

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 1,166 1,461 1,202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.10% 21.07% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 864 1,180 932
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £400 £369 £320
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
City of London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% - -
Central London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.75 -
% change year-on-year +3.97% - -

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 24 June 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 June 2019. 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
London Bridge -23 11 £550 +6.80%
JIRA
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 214 (71.33%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (56.00%) Confluence
3 105 (35.00%) Finance
4 95 (31.67%) Scrum
5 92 (30.67%) DevOps
6 85 (28.33%) Jenkins
7 79 (26.33%) Java
8 66 (22.00%) JavaScript
9 65 (21.67%) Git (software)
10 64 (21.33%) Linux
11 62 (20.67%) SQL
12 61 (20.33%) Docker
13 53 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
14 52 (17.33%) Python
15 48 (16.00%) Banking
16 47 (15.67%) Unix
17 44 (14.67%) Atlassian
18 42 (14.00%) TDD
19 39 (13.00%) User Stories
20 36 (12.00%) Test Automation
21 35 (11.67%) Node.js
21 35 (11.67%) Ansible
21 35 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
22 34 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (11.00%) HTML
24 31 (10.33%) Kanban
24 31 (10.33%) Fintech
25 30 (10.00%) GitHub
25 30 (10.00%) User Experience

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
1 168 (56.00%) Confluence
2 21 (7.00%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.00%) Apache
3 12 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.33%) CMS
4 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.00%) Drupal
6 5 (1.67%) nginx
7 4 (1.33%) JBoss
7 4 (1.33%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.67%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.00%) Sketch
6 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.33%) HipChat
7 1 (0.33%) InVision
7 1 (0.33%) Marvel
7 1 (0.33%) Revit
7 1 (0.33%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.33%) Global One
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.33%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 53 (17.67%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (10.00%) GitHub
4 26 (8.67%) Serverless
5 25 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
6 18 (6.00%) Amazon ECS
7 16 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (5.33%) Amazon S3
7 16 (5.33%) Slack
8 15 (5.00%) Route 53
9 14 (4.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (4.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (3.67%) CloudFront
12 10 (3.33%) Google Analytics
12 10 (3.33%) Trello
13 9 (3.00%) Office 365
14 7 (2.33%) Datadog
15 6 (2.00%) Azure Functions
15 6 (2.00%) G Suite
16 5 (1.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.67%) HTTP
1 5 (1.67%) VPN
2 3 (1.00%) DNS
3 2 (0.67%) AMQP
3 2 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) LAN
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) VoIP
4 1 (0.33%) WAN
4 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) Wireless
4 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.33%) Hadoop
3 20 (6.67%) MySQL
4 14 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (3.67%) Big Data
6 11 (3.67%) HBase
6 11 (3.67%) Redis
7 10 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.00%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.67%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (1.67%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.67%) Power BI
9 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.00%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.00%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 85 (28.33%) Jenkins
2 65 (21.67%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.67%) Cucumber
4 17 (5.67%) Selenium
5 16 (5.33%) Maven
5 16 (5.33%) TeamCity
6 15 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (4.33%) JUnit
7 13 (4.33%) Subversion
8 11 (3.67%) SonarQube
8 11 (3.67%) Travis CI
9 10 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (3.33%) webpack
10 9 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.67%) Bitbucket
11 8 (2.67%) FishEye
12 7 (2.33%) GitLab
12 7 (2.33%) IBM UrbanCode
12 7 (2.33%) Jasmine
12 7 (2.33%) RStudio
General
1 105 (35.00%) Finance
2 48 (16.00%) Banking
3 23 (7.67%) Front Office
4 16 (5.33%) Retail
5 13 (4.33%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.67%) Retail Banking
7 7 (2.33%) Games
8 5 (1.67%) Marketing
9 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.67%) Back Office
11 2 (0.67%) Legal
11 2 (0.67%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 80 (26.67%) Developer
2 54 (18.00%) Analyst
3 27 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (7.00%) Business Analyst
5 19 (6.33%) Java Developer
5 19 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.33%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (5.33%) Test Analyst
7 15 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
7 15 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 13 (4.33%) Platform Engineer
9 11 (3.67%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.67%) Manual Test Analyst
10 10 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
10 10 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (3.00%) Hadoop Engineer
11 9 (3.00%) Scrum Master
11 9 (3.00%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.00%) Support Analyst
12 8 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.67%) Node.js
2 33 (11.00%) HTML
3 28 (9.33%) Spring
4 26 (8.67%) CSS
5 23 (7.67%) RESTful
5 23 (7.67%) Web Services
6 22 (7.33%) Kafka
6 22 (7.33%) REST
7 21 (7.00%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.00%) React
9 12 (4.00%) JSON
10 11 (3.67%) .NET
10 11 (3.67%) HTML5
11 10 (3.33%) OAuth
11 10 (3.33%) OAuth2
11 10 (3.33%) Vue.js
12 9 (3.00%) XML
13 8 (2.67%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (2.67%) GraphQL
13 8 (2.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.00%) User Experience
2 25 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.33%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (3.67%) Fixed Income
6 9 (3.00%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.67%) PKI
7 8 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (1.67%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.67%) Wiki
10 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.67%) CMDB
11 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.67%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.67%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.33%) Linux
2 47 (15.67%) Unix
3 23 (7.67%) Windows
4 12 (4.00%) Android
4 12 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.33%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (71.33%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (31.67%) Scrum
3 92 (30.67%) DevOps
4 42 (14.00%) TDD
5 39 (13.00%) User Stories
6 36 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 35 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (10.33%) Fintech
9 31 (10.33%) Kanban
10 28 (9.33%) BDD
10 28 (9.33%) Microservices
10 28 (9.33%) Project Management
11 24 (8.00%) Configuration Management
12 22 (7.33%) SDLC
13 21 (7.00%) Analytics
14 19 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 17 (5.67%) Acceptance Criteria
16 17 (5.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 79 (26.33%) Java
2 66 (22.00%) JavaScript
3 62 (20.67%) SQL
4 52 (17.33%) Python
5 19 (6.33%) C#
6 18 (6.00%) Bash Shell
7 14 (4.67%) R
8 12 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.67%) Java 8
9 11 (3.67%) PHP
10 10 (3.33%) ES6
10 10 (3.33%) TypeScript
11 9 (3.00%) C++
11 9 (3.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.67%) Scala
13 7 (2.33%) Ruby
14 6 (2.00%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.67%) ES7
15 5 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (7.33%) Degree
2 9 (3.00%) AWS Certification
3 6 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.00%) PMP
6 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.67%) ISEB
6 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CSQA
7 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.33%) MBA
7 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.67%) QA
2 5 (1.67%) PMO
3 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.67%) MiFID
4 1 (0.33%) Basel III
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (20.33%) Docker
2 8 (2.67%) HDFS
3 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.67%) Varnish
6 2 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (11.67%) Ansible
2 22 (7.33%) Kubernetes
3 18 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (6.00%) Terraform
4 10 (3.33%) Puppet
5 9 (3.00%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (2.33%) Grafana
7 6 (2.00%) Marathon
7 6 (2.00%) Mesos
8 5 (1.67%) Kibana
9 4 (1.33%) logstash
9 4 (1.33%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.00%) Consul
10 3 (1.00%) HP ALM
10 3 (1.00%) SCCM
11 2 (0.67%) CA Wily
11 2 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.67%) Graphite
11 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (14.67%) Atlassian
2 29 (9.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.67%) Google
4 15 (5.00%) Splunk
5 14 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.00%) Oracle
7 8 (2.67%) Adobe
7 8 (2.67%) Apple
8 6 (2.00%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.00%) Sybase
8 6 (2.00%) Tableau
9 5 (1.67%) HP
9 5 (1.67%) IBM
10 4 (1.33%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.33%) Black Duck
10 4 (1.33%) Citrix
10 4 (1.33%) Ping Identity
10 4 (1.33%) Sonatype
11 3 (1.00%) Informatica
11 3 (1.00%) Red Hat