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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 47 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing JIRA 24 52 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.84% 3.55% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 31.52% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 16
Median daily rate £450 £330 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £400 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -40.62%

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
150 165 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.73% 11.26% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 94
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £270 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

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 24 February 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (75.36%) Java
3 37 (53.62%) BDD
4 36 (52.17%) Python
5 33 (47.83%) Scrum
6 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 24 (34.78%) Maven
7 24 (34.78%) Cucumber
8 23 (33.33%) Open Source
8 23 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 22 (31.88%) SQL
10 21 (30.43%) TDD
10 21 (30.43%) OpenLayers
11 20 (28.99%) GeoServer
11 20 (28.99%) PostGIS
11 20 (28.99%) Gradle
11 20 (28.99%) JBehave
12 19 (27.54%) Leaflet
12 19 (27.54%) ESRI
13 18 (26.09%) Web Services
14 14 (20.29%) Degree
15 13 (18.84%) Selenium
16 12 (17.39%) QA
17 11 (15.94%) Migration
17 11 (15.94%) GIS
17 11 (15.94%) Linux
17 11 (15.94%) REST
18 10 (14.49%) Data Migration
18 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
18 10 (14.49%) NoSQL

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 20 (28.99%) GeoServer
2 6 (8.70%) Confluence
3 5 (7.25%) JBoss
4 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.45%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) Liferay
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
1 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Sonata
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.45%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) GIS
2 10 (14.49%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.04%) Spatial Data
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Cucumber
1 24 (34.78%) Maven
2 20 (28.99%) Gradle
2 20 (28.99%) JBehave
3 13 (18.84%) Selenium
4 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.80%) Subversion
6 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.90%) JMeter
9 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.45%) Ant
9 1 (1.45%) GitLab
9 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.45%) Games
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Developer
2 18 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Python Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Angular Developer
6 7 (10.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Open Source Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Tester
7 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Project Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Software Project Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Developer in Test
10 3 (4.35%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 21 (30.43%) OpenLayers
3 20 (28.99%) PostGIS
4 19 (27.54%) Leaflet
5 18 (26.09%) Web Services
6 11 (15.94%) REST
7 7 (10.14%) Spring
8 6 (8.70%) SOAP
9 5 (7.25%) HTML
10 4 (5.80%) HTML5
10 4 (5.80%) jQuery
10 4 (5.80%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.80%) XML
10 4 (5.80%) XSLT
11 3 (4.35%) Java EE
11 3 (4.35%) JSON
11 3 (4.35%) Node.js
11 3 (4.35%) RESTful
11 3 (4.35%) Struts2
11 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.35%) Fintech
3 3 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Animation
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) DataPower
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (53.62%) BDD
3 33 (47.83%) Scrum
4 23 (33.33%) Open Source
5 21 (30.43%) TDD
6 11 (15.94%) Migration
7 10 (14.49%) Data Migration
7 10 (14.49%) Microservices
7 10 (14.49%) SDLC
7 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.04%) DevOps
8 9 (13.04%) Open Source Development
8 9 (13.04%) User Stories
9 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.70%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Kanban
10 5 (7.25%) Performance Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Project Management
10 5 (7.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (75.36%) Java
2 36 (52.17%) Python
3 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 22 (31.88%) SQL
5 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.35%) C
7 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
2 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 5 (7.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Ansible
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) ESRI
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) FNZ
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) Apple
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Alterian
6 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) New Relic
6 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) WSO2
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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