The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 65 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 878 731 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.23% 3.42% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.57% 19.73% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 530 384
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +0.60% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £45.50 £43.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.82% +19.71%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3890 3705 3309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.74% 17.33% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2845 2779 2384
Median daily rate £488 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.10 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.88 £104.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in London

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in London

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in London

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in London

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 158 £475 +4.10% 48
Croydon +8 30 £525 +38.15% 5
Westminster +13 9 £475 +5.55%
Docklands, London +5 5 £480 +6.13%
Osterley -3 5 £500 +316.66%
West End of London +9 4 £394 -21.25% 9
Canary Wharf +1 3 £588 +51.61%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 1 £475 +10.14%
Bromley - 1 £500 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 1116 (65.88%) Agile Software Development
2 671 (39.61%) Confluence
3 569 (33.59%) Scrum
4 501 (29.57%) Java
4 501 (29.57%) Git (software)
5 473 (27.92%) Jenkins
6 434 (25.62%) SQL
7 424 (25.03%) Finance
8 383 (22.61%) TDD
9 354 (20.90%) Test Automation
10 347 (20.48%) DevOps
11 304 (17.95%) Linux
12 303 (17.89%) JavaScript
13 293 (17.30%) Continuous Integration
14 292 (17.24%) Banking
15 266 (15.70%) HTML
16 261 (15.41%) BDD
17 234 (13.81%) CSS
18 227 (13.40%) Selenium
19 221 (13.05%) Oracle
20 219 (12.93%) Python
21 216 (12.75%) QA
22 213 (12.57%) Atlassian
23 211 (12.46%) Kanban
24 205 (12.10%) Spring
25 204 (12.04%) Web Services
25 204 (12.04%) AngularJS
26 186 (10.98%) Unix
27 180 (10.63%) Maven
28 176 (10.39%) Cucumber

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 671 (39.61%) Confluence
2 85 (5.02%) SharePoint
3 73 (4.31%) Apache
4 60 (3.54%) Apache Spark
5 58 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 43 (2.54%) CMS
7 41 (2.42%) WebSphere
8 40 (2.36%) WebLogic
9 36 (2.13%) Apache Solr
9 36 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 34 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
11 33 (1.95%) JBoss
12 32 (1.89%) IIS
13 26 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
14 22 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 21 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (1.18%) nginx
17 15 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
18 13 (0.77%) Anypoint
18 13 (0.77%) Mule
Applications
1 63 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 35 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 19 (1.12%) Photoshop
7 17 (1.00%) HipChat
8 4 (0.24%) InDesign
9 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.18%) InVision
9 3 (0.18%) Mingle
9 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.059%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 37 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
4 14 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.77%) Magento
6 5 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.18%) Sonata
8 3 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.12%) RMDS
10 1 (0.059%) CODA-Financials
10 1 (0.059%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.059%) Maximo
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.059%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 161 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (6.55%) GitHub
4 43 (2.54%) PaaS
5 30 (1.77%) Amazon S3
5 30 (1.77%) IaaS
6 29 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 18 (1.06%) G Suite
9 17 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (0.94%) Basecamp
10 16 (0.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 15 (0.89%) Slack
12 14 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (0.77%) SaaS
14 12 (0.71%) OpenShift
14 12 (0.71%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 11 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
17 9 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.66%) HTTP
2 34 (2.01%) DNS
3 32 (1.89%) LDAP
4 29 (1.71%) Firewall
5 28 (1.65%) Internet
6 21 (1.24%) VPN
7 20 (1.18%) Kerberos
8 19 (1.12%) Network Security
9 16 (0.94%) SSL
10 14 (0.83%) TCP/IP
11 13 (0.77%) OpenVPN
12 11 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
12 11 (0.65%) SSH
13 9 (0.53%) SNMP
14 8 (0.47%) LAN
15 7 (0.41%) Skype
16 6 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (0.35%) DVB
16 6 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (0.30%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (7.97%) Big Data
2 133 (7.85%) Hadoop
3 131 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 101 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
5 85 (5.02%) MongoDB
6 79 (4.66%) MySQL
7 66 (3.90%) Relational Database
8 62 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (3.13%) Oracle Database
10 49 (2.89%) HBase
10 49 (2.89%) NoSQL
11 40 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 36 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
13 27 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.59%) Apache Hive
14 25 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 22 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (1.12%) DB2
17 19 (1.12%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 501 (29.57%) Git (software)
2 473 (27.92%) Jenkins
3 227 (13.40%) Selenium
4 180 (10.63%) Maven
5 176 (10.39%) Cucumber
6 163 (9.62%) Subversion
7 144 (8.50%) Bitbucket
8 124 (7.32%) JUnit
9 95 (5.61%) TeamCity
10 92 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 87 (5.14%) Sonatype Nexus
12 79 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
13 78 (4.60%) WebDriver
14 59 (3.48%) Eclipse
15 57 (3.36%) Gradle
16 55 (3.25%) Mockito
17 52 (3.07%) IntelliJ
18 48 (2.83%) JMeter
18 48 (2.83%) Vagrant
19 40 (2.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 424 (25.03%) Finance
2 292 (17.24%) Banking
3 153 (9.03%) Retail
4 107 (6.32%) Investment Banking
5 52 (3.07%) Marketing
6 51 (3.01%) Front Office
7 26 (1.53%) Games
8 23 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.30%) Back Office
10 21 (1.24%) Publishing
11 20 (1.18%) Legal
12 18 (1.06%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.83%) Electronics
15 12 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.59%) Law
17 8 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
18 7 (0.41%) Advertising
19 6 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 584 (34.47%) Developer
2 290 (17.12%) Analyst
3 158 (9.33%) Business Analyst
4 135 (7.97%) Java Developer
5 130 (7.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 120 (7.08%) Tester
7 85 (5.02%) Senior Developer
8 78 (4.60%) Project Manager
9 74 (4.37%) Architect
10 66 (3.90%) Angular Developer
10 66 (3.90%) Test Analyst
11 51 (3.01%) AWS Engineer
11 51 (3.01%) Consultant
12 48 (2.83%) Automation Tester
13 43 (2.54%) Agile Business Analyst
14 39 (2.30%) AWS DevOps
15 38 (2.24%) Python Developer
16 37 (2.18%) .NET Developer
16 37 (2.18%) Administrator
16 37 (2.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (15.70%) HTML
2 234 (13.81%) CSS
3 205 (12.10%) Spring
4 204 (12.04%) AngularJS
4 204 (12.04%) Web Services
5 171 (10.09%) RESTful
6 164 (9.68%) HTML5
7 163 (9.62%) XML
8 157 (9.27%) .NET
9 152 (8.97%) REST
10 135 (7.97%) JSON
11 132 (7.79%) Node.js
12 101 (5.96%) CSS3
13 95 (5.61%) J2EE
14 93 (5.49%) SOAP
15 83 (4.90%) React
16 79 (4.66%) jQuery
16 79 (4.66%) Spring Boot
17 62 (3.66%) Gherkin
18 57 (3.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 102 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.90%) User Experience
3 74 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 58 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 49 (2.89%) iPad
7 47 (2.77%) Equities
8 40 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 40 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
10 37 (2.18%) Derivative
11 33 (1.95%) Management Information System
12 32 (1.89%) STB
13 30 (1.77%) Market Risk
14 27 (1.59%) Data Structures
15 25 (1.48%) Data Centre
16 24 (1.42%) Fintech
17 23 (1.36%) Fixed Income
18 22 (1.30%) Video on Demand
19 21 (1.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 304 (17.95%) Linux
2 186 (10.98%) Unix
3 115 (6.79%) Windows
4 80 (4.72%) Apple iOS
5 47 (2.77%) Android
6 46 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.24%) CentOS
8 13 (0.77%) Windows Server
9 12 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.30%) Solaris
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.12%) Debian
13 2 (0.12%) SUSE
13 2 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.059%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.059%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1116 (65.88%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (33.59%) Scrum
3 383 (22.61%) TDD
4 354 (20.90%) Test Automation
5 347 (20.48%) DevOps
6 293 (17.30%) Continuous Integration
7 261 (15.41%) BDD
8 211 (12.46%) Kanban
9 164 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 156 (9.21%) OO
11 147 (8.68%) MVC
12 137 (8.09%) Microservices
13 136 (8.03%) Project Management
14 121 (7.14%) User Stories
15 118 (6.97%) E-Commerce
16 114 (6.73%) Analytics
16 114 (6.73%) Open Source
17 105 (6.20%) Waterfall
18 104 (6.14%) Continuous Delivery
19 103 (6.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 501 (29.57%) Java
2 434 (25.62%) SQL
3 303 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 219 (12.93%) Python
5 146 (8.62%) C#
6 95 (5.61%) Bash Shell
7 93 (5.49%) Shell Script
8 82 (4.84%) Ruby
9 67 (3.96%) Scala
10 55 (3.25%) C++
11 50 (2.95%) Perl
12 43 (2.54%) PL/SQL
13 33 (1.95%) Apple Swift
13 33 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 31 (1.83%) Objective-C
15 28 (1.65%) Groovy
15 28 (1.65%) Korn
16 27 (1.59%) R
17 25 (1.48%) Apex Code
18 22 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 140 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 125 (7.38%) Degree
3 103 (6.08%) SC Cleared
4 56 (3.31%) ISEB
5 38 (2.24%) ISTQB
6 31 (1.83%) DV Cleared
7 21 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
10 13 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.77%) PMP
11 7 (0.41%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.30%) BC Cleared
12 5 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.30%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.24%) IIBA
13 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.18%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (12.75%) QA
2 23 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.06%) PMO
4 16 (0.94%) MiFID
5 12 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (0.71%) EMIR
6 6 (0.35%) FATCA
6 6 (0.35%) SLA
7 5 (0.30%) WCAG
8 4 (0.24%) COBIT
8 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.18%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.12%) GCP
10 2 (0.12%) GxP
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 169 (9.98%) Docker
2 27 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.18%) vCloud
4 17 (1.00%) HDFS
5 15 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.65%) Postfix
6 11 (0.65%) Squid
7 9 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.18%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.12%) Dovecot
11 2 (0.12%) KVM
11 2 (0.12%) LXC
11 2 (0.12%) NFS
12 1 (0.059%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.059%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.059%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 153 (9.03%) Ansible
2 130 (7.67%) Puppet
3 74 (4.37%) Kubernetes
4 67 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (3.66%) Terraform
6 49 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
7 36 (2.13%) ZABBIX
8 26 (1.53%) Nagios
9 20 (1.18%) Rancher
10 19 (1.12%) Rsyslog
11 15 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
12 14 (0.83%) Graphite
12 14 (0.83%) logstash
12 14 (0.83%) Oozie
13 13 (0.77%) HockeyApp
14 12 (0.71%) Kibana
14 12 (0.71%) yum
15 11 (0.65%) BladeLogic
15 11 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
15 11 (0.65%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 221 (13.05%) Oracle
2 213 (12.57%) Atlassian
3 148 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 56 (3.31%) Splunk
5 53 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 52 (3.07%) SAP
7 51 (3.01%) Red Hat
8 47 (2.77%) IBM
9 43 (2.54%) Adobe
10 41 (2.42%) Google
11 40 (2.36%) HP
12 36 (2.13%) hybris
13 35 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
13 35 (2.07%) VMware
14 34 (2.01%) Hortonworks
15 33 (1.95%) Cloudera
16 28 (1.65%) CA Agile Central
17 27 (1.59%) MuleSoft
18 23 (1.36%) ATG
19 22 (1.30%) New Relic
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per day + Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Robert Half
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per day + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Difrent
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 3 month rolling contracts- Long term project
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertus Partners
Rate: Up to £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £325 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries, 6 months contracts
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Difrent
Rate: From £530 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago