The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 65 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 24 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 1.83% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.19% 14.77% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £316 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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Scotland

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
182 149 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.82% 12.43% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 88 47
Average daily rate £375 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.45 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 22 (57.89%) Java
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Maven
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) BDD
5 12 (31.58%) Selenium
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) Finance
7 10 (26.32%) Hudson
7 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
8 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
9 8 (21.05%) WebDriver
9 8 (21.05%) Open Source
9 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (18.42%) UNIX
10 7 (18.42%) JSP
11 6 (15.79%) Web Services
11 6 (15.79%) Linux
11 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
11 6 (15.79%) RESTful
11 6 (15.79%) Subversion
11 6 (15.79%) Spring
11 6 (15.79%) Gradle
11 6 (15.79%) SDLC
12 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) Confluence
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) SSH
1 2 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Maven
2 12 (31.58%) Selenium
3 10 (26.32%) Hudson
3 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
5 8 (21.05%) WebDriver
6 6 (15.79%) Subversion
6 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 6 (15.79%) Gradle
7 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
7 5 (13.16%) JUnit
7 5 (13.16%) NetBeans
8 4 (10.53%) Ant
8 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
9 3 (7.89%) FishEye
9 3 (7.89%) JBehave
9 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (2.63%) JBuilder
10 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Defect Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Coach
6 2 (5.26%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) UAT Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 9 (23.68%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) JSP
4 6 (15.79%) Spring
4 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) RESTful
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) MyBatis
6 3 (7.89%) Thymeleaf
6 3 (7.89%) PostGIS
6 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.89%) Leaflet
6 3 (7.89%) REST
6 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.89%) JSON
7 2 (5.26%) JPA
7 2 (5.26%) JSF
7 2 (5.26%) Java EE
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE
7 2 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.89%) GIS
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) TDD
2 13 (34.21%) BDD
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 8 (21.05%) Open Source
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) SDLC
6 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Kanban
7 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.53%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) UML
8 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) ATDD
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
2 3 (7.89%) ESRI
2 3 (7.89%) Pega
3 2 (5.26%) Remedy
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