The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 35 47 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +26
Contract jobs citing JIRA 33 43 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.21% 3.09% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.45% 23.76% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 6
Median daily rate £394 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
147 181 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.75% 13.01% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 105 93
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Edinburgh region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 79 (89.77%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (78.41%) Java
3 53 (60.23%) Scrum
4 52 (59.09%) Python
5 47 (53.41%) BDD
6 40 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 34 (38.64%) SQL
8 30 (34.09%) Maven
8 30 (34.09%) Open Source
9 29 (32.95%) Cucumber
9 29 (32.95%) AngularJS
10 28 (31.82%) OpenLayers
11 27 (30.68%) GeoServer
11 27 (30.68%) Gradle
11 27 (30.68%) PostGIS
11 27 (30.68%) JBehave
11 27 (30.68%) TDD
12 26 (29.55%) ESRI
12 26 (29.55%) Leaflet
13 23 (26.14%) Web Services
14 19 (21.59%) Degree
15 17 (19.32%) Oracle
16 16 (18.18%) GIS
17 15 (17.05%) User Stories
18 14 (15.91%) Linux
19 13 (14.77%) QA
19 13 (14.77%) Kanban
20 12 (13.64%) Selenium
20 12 (13.64%) Finance
20 12 (13.64%) Migration

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 27 (30.68%) GeoServer
2 9 (10.23%) JBoss
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.68%) Confluence
5 3 (3.41%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) Drupal
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Liferay
7 1 (1.14%) nginx
7 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
1 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Sonata
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.14%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Firewall
2 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) GIS
2 11 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.23%) Spatial Data
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) Maven
2 29 (32.95%) Cucumber
3 27 (30.68%) Gradle
3 27 (30.68%) JBehave
4 12 (13.64%) Selenium
5 8 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.41%) Subversion
9 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.14%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.14%) git-flow
10 1 (1.14%) GitLab
10 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Local Government
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Test Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
6 9 (10.23%) Developer in Test
6 9 (10.23%) Python Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Manager
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Software Project Manager
7 8 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
8 7 (7.95%) Angular Developer
8 7 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Open Source Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Service Manager
10 4 (4.55%) GIS Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.95%) AngularJS
2 28 (31.82%) OpenLayers
3 27 (30.68%) PostGIS
4 26 (29.55%) Leaflet
5 23 (26.14%) Web Services
6 11 (12.50%) REST
7 9 (10.23%) SOAP
7 9 (10.23%) XML
7 9 (10.23%) XSLT
8 7 (7.95%) Java EE
8 7 (7.95%) JMS
8 7 (7.95%) Spring
9 6 (6.82%) HTML
10 5 (5.68%) CSS
11 4 (4.55%) Spring Boot
12 3 (3.41%) EJB
12 3 (3.41%) Node.js
12 3 (3.41%) RESTful
12 3 (3.41%) Struts2
12 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Fintech
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.14%) DataPower
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) CentOS
3 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (89.77%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (60.23%) Scrum
3 47 (53.41%) BDD
4 30 (34.09%) Open Source
5 27 (30.68%) TDD
6 15 (17.05%) User Stories
7 13 (14.77%) Kanban
8 12 (13.64%) Migration
9 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.50%) Microservices
9 11 (12.50%) SDLC
9 11 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 10 (11.36%) Data Migration
10 10 (11.36%) DevOps
11 9 (10.23%) Open Source Development
12 8 (9.09%) Change Management
12 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.09%) Project Management
12 8 (9.09%) Wealth Management
13 7 (7.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (78.41%) Java
2 52 (59.09%) Python
3 40 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 34 (38.64%) SQL
5 10 (11.36%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.95%) C
7 1 (1.14%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.41%) ISEB
4 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) ESRI
2 17 (19.32%) Oracle
3 8 (9.09%) FNZ
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe
5 1 (1.14%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) New Relic
5 1 (1.14%) OpenText
5 1 (1.14%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.14%) SAP
5 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.14%) WSO2
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago