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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Contract jobs citing JIRA 64 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.23% 1.59% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.86% 15.86% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 8
Median daily rate £400 £370 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -15.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
JIRA
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
189 145 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.49% 10.01% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 96 78
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 2016.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 93 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (54.84%) Java
3 58 (46.77%) Scrum
4 48 (38.71%) Selenium
5 45 (36.29%) Web Services
6 43 (34.68%) JavaScript
7 35 (28.23%) Finance
8 33 (26.61%) REST
9 31 (25.00%) QA
9 31 (25.00%) SQL
10 30 (24.19%) Oracle
11 29 (23.39%) Python
11 29 (23.39%) Maven
11 29 (23.39%) Cucumber
12 28 (22.58%) Open Source
13 25 (20.16%) BDD
13 25 (20.16%) AngularJS
13 25 (20.16%) JBoss
14 23 (18.55%) Gradle
14 23 (18.55%) Jenkins
14 23 (18.55%) User Stories
15 22 (17.74%) NoSQL
15 22 (17.74%) Java EE
16 21 (16.94%) JBehave
16 21 (16.94%) PostGIS
16 21 (16.94%) GIS
16 21 (16.94%) GeoServer
17 20 (16.13%) Defect Management
18 19 (15.32%) OpenLayers
18 19 (15.32%) CSS

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 25 (20.16%) JBoss
2 21 (16.94%) GeoServer
3 17 (13.71%) Node.js
4 9 (7.26%) Confluence
5 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.65%) CMS
6 7 (5.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (4.03%) Apache
8 4 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (2.42%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.61%) IIS
10 2 (1.61%) nginx
10 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.81%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Project
2 10 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.84%) MS Office
4 4 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) Lucidchart
3 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.61%) DHCP
3 2 (1.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.61%) FTP
3 2 (1.61%) IPsec
3 2 (1.61%) LDAP
3 2 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) NoSQL
2 21 (16.94%) GIS
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.61%) DB2
6 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.61%) QGIS
6 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (38.71%) Selenium
2 29 (23.39%) Cucumber
2 29 (23.39%) Maven
3 23 (18.55%) Gradle
3 23 (18.55%) Jenkins
4 21 (16.94%) JBehave
5 14 (11.29%) SoapUI
6 12 (9.68%) WebDriver
7 11 (8.87%) Firebug
7 11 (8.87%) Jasmine
8 9 (7.26%) JUnit
8 9 (7.26%) NetBeans
9 8 (6.45%) Grunt
9 8 (6.45%) Subversion
10 7 (5.65%) Eclipse
11 5 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (4.03%) Axure RP
12 4 (3.23%) Artifactory
12 4 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 4 (3.23%) Mockito
General
1 35 (28.23%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Retail
3 5 (4.03%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Law
5 3 (2.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (35.48%) Developer
2 30 (24.19%) Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) GIS Developer
3 18 (14.52%) Test Analyst
4 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
5 13 (10.48%) Tester
6 11 (8.87%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (8.87%) Project Manager
7 10 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Digital Project Manager
9 8 (6.45%) Digital Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Digital Business Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.03%) Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Test Analyst
12 3 (2.42%) Non-Functional Tester
12 3 (2.42%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.29%) Web Services
2 33 (26.61%) REST
3 25 (20.16%) AngularJS
4 22 (17.74%) Java EE
5 21 (16.94%) PostGIS
6 19 (15.32%) CSS
6 19 (15.32%) Leaflet
6 19 (15.32%) OpenLayers
7 18 (14.52%) Spring
8 12 (9.68%) HTML
9 11 (8.87%) hapi
9 11 (8.87%) LESS
9 11 (8.87%) React
9 11 (8.87%) RefluxJS
9 11 (8.87%) RESTful
9 11 (8.87%) Spring Boot
10 8 (6.45%) Servlets
11 7 (5.65%) Gherkin
12 6 (4.84%) jQuery
12 6 (4.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (8.87%) iPad
2 7 (5.65%) User Experience
3 4 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Unix
2 10 (8.06%) Linux
3 5 (4.03%) Windows
4 2 (1.61%) AIX
4 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.77%) Scrum
3 28 (22.58%) Open Source
4 25 (20.16%) BDD
5 23 (18.55%) User Stories
6 20 (16.13%) Defect Management
7 19 (15.32%) Test Automation
8 18 (14.52%) Microservices
9 17 (13.71%) Unit Testing
10 16 (12.90%) Kanban
10 16 (12.90%) Software Testing
11 15 (12.10%) Integration Testing
12 14 (11.29%) SOA
12 14 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (10.48%) TDD
14 12 (9.68%) SDLC
15 11 (8.87%) E-Commerce
15 11 (8.87%) Service Design
15 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.84%) Java
2 43 (34.68%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.00%) SQL
4 29 (23.39%) Python
5 11 (8.87%) ES6
6 6 (4.84%) JSX
7 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby
8 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.61%) VBA
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.61%) Degree
3 2 (1.61%) MBA
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.00%) QA
2 9 (7.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (4.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Docker
2 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.23%) Ansible
2 4 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (1.61%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.61%) logstash
3 2 (1.61%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.61%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Oracle
2 16 (12.90%) ESRI
3 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.48%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.84%) HP
5 4 (3.23%) Adobe
5 4 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.23%) Pega
5 4 (3.23%) VMware
6 2 (1.61%) Google
6 2 (1.61%) IBM
6 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.61%) Splunk
Edinburgh
Pertemps IT
Rate: £350-500 a day depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Pertemps ERP
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
TRG
Rate: 400-500 Per Day
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + Flexible for right candidate
Posted: 20 days ago