Period
to

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 29 June 2022 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
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 32 44 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 275 152 116
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 6.38% 4.86% 4.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.16% 27.09% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 97 84
10th Percentile £409 £353 £402
25th Percentile £475 £456 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £515
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% -1.90%
75th Percentile £686 £638 £600
90th Percentile £713 £686 £675
Central London median daily rate £553 £538 £500
% change year-on-year +2.93% +7.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £41.25 £28.50 -
Median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +46.55% - -
75th Percentile £43.75 £29.50 -
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +46.55% - -

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 855 561 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.85% 17.95% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 385 367
10th Percentile £425 £400 £390
25th Percentile £500 £455 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £520
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +5.77% -0.95%
75th Percentile £713 £638 £600
90th Percentile £793 £705 £675
Central London median daily rate £596 £538 £509
% change year-on-year +10.79% +5.65% -3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
10th Percentile £43.25 £25.58 £36.50
25th Percentile £46.25 £26.06 £42.13
Median hourly rate £52.50 £27.25 £50.75
Median % change year-on-year +92.66% -46.31% +125.56%
75th Percentile £53.75 £28.56 £58.44
90th Percentile - £29.13 £60.13
Central London median hourly rate £52.50 £27.25 £50.75
% change year-on-year +92.66% -46.31% +125.56%

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 29 June 2022.

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 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Moorgate - 4 £608 -
JIRA
Central London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, 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.

1 168 (61.09%) Agile
2 113 (41.09%) Confluence
3 78 (28.36%) Finance
4 74 (26.91%) Scrum
5 72 (26.18%) Social Skills
6 58 (21.09%) Python
7 57 (20.73%) DevOps
8 56 (20.36%) CI/CD
9 53 (19.27%) Git (software)
10 52 (18.91%) SQL
11 51 (18.55%) Project Management
12 49 (17.82%) AWS
13 46 (16.73%) JavaScript
14 44 (16.00%) Azure
15 43 (15.64%) Banking
16 41 (14.91%) Microsoft
17 39 (14.18%) Docker
18 38 (13.82%) Jenkins
19 35 (12.73%) Java
19 35 (12.73%) Test Automation
20 32 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
21 31 (11.27%) TDD
22 29 (10.55%) Kanban
23 27 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
23 27 (9.82%) Linux
23 27 (9.82%) Kubernetes
23 27 (9.82%) Analytics
24 25 (9.09%) Oracle
25 24 (8.73%) .NET

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
1 113 (41.09%) Confluence
2 9 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.91%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.18%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.82%) CMS
6 4 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.73%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.73%) IIS
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.73%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Workfront
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.36%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 49 (17.82%) AWS
2 44 (16.00%) Azure
3 22 (8.00%) GitHub
4 11 (4.00%) GCP
5 9 (3.27%) Azure DevOps
6 8 (2.91%) Serverless
7 6 (2.18%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.82%) Azure Key Vault
9 4 (1.45%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 4 (1.45%) AWS CodePipeline
9 4 (1.45%) Contentstack
9 4 (1.45%) Nutanix
9 4 (1.45%) OpenShift
9 4 (1.45%) Slack
9 4 (1.45%) Snowflake
9 4 (1.45%) Trello
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.91%) DNS
2 7 (2.55%) Internet
3 6 (2.18%) Firewall
4 3 (1.09%) DHCP
4 3 (1.09%) HTTP
4 3 (1.09%) IPv6
4 3 (1.09%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.09%) NGN
4 3 (1.09%) SD-WAN
4 3 (1.09%) SSL
4 3 (1.09%) WAN
5 2 (0.73%) FTP
5 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.73%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) Intranet
6 1 (0.36%) SSH
6 1 (0.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.73%) Big Data
2 13 (4.73%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.55%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.18%) Data Lake
7 6 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.82%) Power BI
9 4 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.45%) DB2
9 4 (1.45%) Impala
9 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.09%) Tableau
10 3 (1.09%) ThoughtSpot
11 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.73%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.73%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 53 (19.27%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.82%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.36%) TeamCity
4 14 (5.09%) GitLab
4 14 (5.09%) Selenium
5 13 (4.73%) Bitbucket
6 8 (2.91%) Maven
7 7 (2.55%) Artifactory
7 7 (2.55%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.55%) JMeter
7 7 (2.55%) Subversion
7 7 (2.55%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.18%) JUnit
8 6 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.82%) REST Assured
10 4 (1.45%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.45%) Zephyr
11 3 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 78 (28.36%) Finance
2 72 (26.18%) Social Skills
3 43 (15.64%) Banking
4 32 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (8.36%) Legal
6 22 (8.00%) Financial Institution
7 15 (5.45%) Investment Banking
8 13 (4.73%) Front Office
9 12 (4.36%) Retail
10 11 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
11 10 (3.64%) Public Sector
12 7 (2.55%) Documentation Skills
13 6 (2.18%) Influencing Skills
13 6 (2.18%) International Banking
14 5 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (1.45%) Marketing
16 3 (1.09%) Law
16 3 (1.09%) Publishing
16 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
16 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (25.82%) Developer
2 50 (18.18%) Analyst
3 43 (15.64%) Business Analyst
4 27 (9.82%) Senior Developer
5 17 (6.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.73%) Python Developer
8 11 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
8 11 (4.00%) Senior Python Developer
9 10 (3.64%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (3.64%) Java Developer
10 9 (3.27%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.27%) Agile Business Analyst
10 9 (3.27%) Node.js Developer
11 8 (2.91%) Business IT Analyst
11 8 (2.91%) IT Analyst
11 8 (2.91%) Tester
12 7 (2.55%) Administrator
12 7 (2.55%) Architect
12 7 (2.55%) Operations Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.73%) .NET
1 24 (8.73%) HTML
2 17 (6.18%) CSS
3 15 (5.45%) Node.js
3 15 (5.45%) React
3 15 (5.45%) REST
4 12 (4.36%) Django
5 11 (4.00%) Kafka
6 10 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.27%) RESTful
7 9 (3.27%) Spring
8 7 (2.55%) XML
9 6 (2.18%) .NET Core
9 6 (2.18%) Gherkin
9 6 (2.18%) HTML5
10 5 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (1.82%) GraphQL
10 5 (1.82%) JSON
10 5 (1.82%) Spring Boot
10 5 (1.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.27%) Hedge funds
2 14 (5.09%) User Experience
3 11 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 11 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.91%) Derivative
6 7 (2.55%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.18%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.82%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.82%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.45%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.45%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.45%) Legacy Code
9 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.45%) PMI
10 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.09%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.82%) Linux
2 19 (6.91%) Windows
3 11 (4.00%) Unix
3 11 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.91%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Android
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (61.09%) Agile
2 74 (26.91%) Scrum
3 57 (20.73%) DevOps
4 56 (20.36%) CI/CD
5 51 (18.55%) Project Management
6 35 (12.73%) Test Automation
7 31 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (11.27%) TDD
8 29 (10.55%) Kanban
9 27 (9.82%) Analytics
9 27 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (8.73%) Microservices
11 23 (8.36%) Data Protection
11 23 (8.36%) Unit Testing
11 23 (8.36%) User Stories
12 22 (8.00%) Requirements Gathering
12 22 (8.00%) Waterfall
13 20 (7.27%) AOP
13 20 (7.27%) Project Delivery
14 19 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (21.09%) Python
2 52 (18.91%) SQL
3 46 (16.73%) JavaScript
4 35 (12.73%) Java
5 21 (7.64%) C#
6 18 (6.55%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.82%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.73%) Bash
9 7 (2.55%) C
9 7 (2.55%) Groovy
9 7 (2.55%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.82%) C++
10 5 (1.82%) Perl
10 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.82%) R
10 5 (1.82%) Scala
11 2 (0.73%) ES6
11 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.36%) Go
12 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (6.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.82%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.09%) Degree
4 5 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.45%) PMP
6 2 (0.73%) CBAP
6 2 (0.73%) ISEB
6 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CSPO
7 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.00%) GDPR
2 18 (6.55%) QA
3 8 (2.91%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.82%) Accessibility
4 5 (1.82%) PMO
5 3 (1.09%) MiFID
5 3 (1.09%) P3O
6 2 (0.73%) EMIR
6 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.73%) WCAG
7 1 (0.36%) COREP
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.36%) SEPA
7 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (14.18%) Docker
2 9 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.09%) Firmware
6 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) NFS
7 1 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.36%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (9.82%) Kubernetes
2 19 (6.91%) Terraform
3 17 (6.18%) Ansible
4 6 (2.18%) Control-M
4 6 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (2.18%) Packer
5 5 (1.82%) Consul
5 5 (1.82%) Puppet
6 3 (1.09%) Grafana
6 3 (1.09%) Oozie
7 2 (0.73%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.73%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.73%) QRadar
7 2 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.73%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.36%) Nagios
8 1 (0.36%) Nessus
8 1 (0.36%) Netcool
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.09%) Oracle
3 22 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.27%) Splunk
5 8 (2.91%) Google
6 5 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (1.82%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.45%) AppDynamics
7 4 (1.45%) IBM
7 4 (1.45%) Refinitiv
7 4 (1.45%) SAP
7 4 (1.45%) VMware
8 3 (1.09%) Apple
8 3 (1.09%) Ariba
8 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.09%) Dell
8 3 (1.09%) HP
8 3 (1.09%) Informatica
8 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com