Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 46 57
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 -8
Contract jobs citing JIRA 64 251 294
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.24% 4.33% 4.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.39% 25.46% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 182 241
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +0.10%
10th Percentile £325 £332 £300
90th Percentile £619 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £501 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +0.25% - +0.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £105.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +141.38% +70.59%
Central London median hourly rate - £105.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +167.52% +53.92%

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 348 986 1,555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.64% 17.01% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 775 1,306
Median daily rate £523 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £307 £363 £363
90th Percentile £638 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £515 £513 £508
% change year-on-year +0.49% +0.99% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £52.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.54% +70.59%
Median hourly rate - £52.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +32.48% +30.83%

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 26 November 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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Confluence
3 19 (29.69%) Jenkins
4 18 (28.13%) Java
4 18 (28.13%) Finance
5 15 (23.44%) Linux
5 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
5 15 (23.44%) DevOps
6 14 (21.88%) AWS
6 14 (21.88%) Banking
6 14 (21.88%) Scrum
7 12 (18.75%) Python
8 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
8 11 (17.19%) Ansible
8 11 (17.19%) Azure
9 10 (15.63%) REST
9 10 (15.63%) Docker
10 9 (14.06%) GitHub
11 8 (12.50%) Bitbucket
11 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 8 (12.50%) Atlassian
11 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (10.94%) Investment Banking
12 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
12 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
12 7 (10.94%) SQL

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 29 (45.31%) Confluence
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.69%) JBoss
4 3 (4.69%) nginx
4 3 (4.69%) Tornado
5 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 2 (3.13%) CMS
5 2 (3.13%) Drupal
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.56%) Documentum
6 1 (1.56%) Liferay
6 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.56%) Figma
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.56%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) AWS
2 11 (17.19%) Azure
3 9 (14.06%) GitHub
4 4 (6.25%) GCP
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.69%) NuGet
6 2 (3.13%) OpenShift
6 2 (3.13%) Power Platform
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.56%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (1.56%) Datadog
7 1 (1.56%) Google Docs
7 1 (1.56%) Serverless
7 1 (1.56%) Slack
7 1 (1.56%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
1 3 (4.69%) Intranet
1 3 (4.69%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.13%) AMQP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) BGP
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.56%) SNMP
3 1 (1.56%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) MySQL
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) HBase
3 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.13%) Power BI
4 2 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.56%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.56%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Jenkins
2 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 6 (9.38%) JUnit
4 6 (9.38%) Subversion
5 5 (7.81%) FishEye
5 5 (7.81%) Hudson
6 4 (6.25%) Mockito
6 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.69%) GitLab
7 3 (4.69%) Maven
7 3 (4.69%) ProC
7 3 (4.69%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.13%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (3.13%) jMock
8 2 (3.13%) Liquibase
8 2 (3.13%) VisualSVN
General
1 18 (28.13%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Banking
3 7 (10.94%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Front Office
4 3 (4.69%) International Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) Build Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 4 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Administrator
4 3 (4.69%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) Data Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) React Developer
5 2 (3.13%) Android Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Architect
5 2 (3.13%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (3.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.13%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA Specialist
5 2 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) REST
2 7 (10.94%) CSS
2 7 (10.94%) HTML
3 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 5 (7.81%) JSON
4 5 (7.81%) Spring
4 5 (7.81%) XML
5 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 4 (6.25%) CSS3
5 4 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.25%) HTML5
5 4 (6.25%) Kafka
5 4 (6.25%) LDAP
5 4 (6.25%) React
6 3 (4.69%) Flask
6 3 (4.69%) JMS
6 3 (4.69%) Middleware
6 3 (4.69%) RxJava
6 3 (4.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 3 (4.69%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) Equities
4 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Unix
4 4 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.69%) CentOS
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Debian
6 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) DevOps
3 14 (21.88%) Scrum
4 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.94%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.94%) Project Management
5 7 (10.94%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (9.38%) Microservices
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
7 5 (7.81%) Analytics
7 5 (7.81%) BDD
7 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.81%) Project Delivery
7 5 (7.81%) SDLC
8 4 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) Java
2 12 (18.75%) Python
3 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) Groovy
6 5 (7.81%) C#
6 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.25%) Scala
8 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.69%) Kotlin
8 3 (4.69%) PHP
9 2 (3.13%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.13%) C++
9 2 (3.13%) Go
9 2 (3.13%) Java 8
9 2 (3.13%) Ruby
9 2 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.56%) HiveQL
10 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 20022
2 1 (1.56%) PSD2
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Docker
2 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) HDFS
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Ansible
2 7 (10.94%) Terraform
3 6 (9.38%) Kubernetes
4 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.25%) Puppet
5 2 (3.13%) Consul
5 2 (3.13%) Packer
5 2 (3.13%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.56%) Control-M
6 1 (1.56%) Grafana
6 1 (1.56%) Icinga
6 1 (1.56%) logstash
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
6 1 (1.56%) Netcool
6 1 (1.56%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.56%) QRadar
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Atlassian
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) ServiceNow
3 5 (7.81%) Google
3 5 (7.81%) Sybase
4 4 (6.25%) Splunk
5 3 (4.69%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (4.69%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.69%) CyberArk
5 3 (4.69%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.13%) Micro Focus
6 2 (3.13%) Murex
6 2 (3.13%) Okta
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) RedGate
6 2 (3.13%) SAP
6 2 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) EMC