The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.67% 0.32% 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.00% 2.90% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.06% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+70.52% -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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 69 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.94% 11.17% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 59
Median daily rate £395 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.39% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.89 £33.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.84% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Scrum
2 21 (55.26%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) Web Services
3 16 (42.11%) Python
4 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 15 (39.47%) Selenium
4 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
5 14 (36.84%) REST
6 13 (34.21%) Gradle
6 13 (34.21%) SDLC
7 11 (28.95%) Open Source
7 11 (28.95%) Maven
8 10 (26.32%) QA
8 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
8 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (26.32%) JBehave
8 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 10 (26.32%) YouTrack
9 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 9 (23.68%) TDD
9 9 (23.68%) Finance
9 9 (23.68%) HTML
9 9 (23.68%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
9 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
9 9 (23.68%) Web Development
10 8 (21.05%) Confluence
10 8 (21.05%) User Stories
10 8 (21.05%) User Experience

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (21.05%) Confluence
2 6 (15.79%) GeoServer
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.16%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) GIS
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.16%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.16%) Big Data
3 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.16%) Spatial Data
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) Gradle
3 11 (28.95%) Maven
4 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
4 10 (26.32%) JBehave
4 10 (26.32%) YouTrack
5 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
5 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
6 4 (10.53%) JUnit
6 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.89%) Ant
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Angular Developer
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Open Source Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Python Developer
5 5 (13.16%) GIS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Splunk Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Web Services
2 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
3 14 (36.84%) REST
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) HTML5
5 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) Leaflet
6 6 (15.79%) OpenLayers
6 6 (15.79%) PostGIS
7 5 (13.16%) CSS3
7 5 (13.16%) JSON
8 4 (10.53%) .NET
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.53%) Dojo
8 4 (10.53%) JDBC
8 4 (10.53%) JSP
8 4 (10.53%) Node.js
8 4 (10.53%) SOAP
8 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) VLE
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Scrum
3 13 (34.21%) SDLC
4 11 (28.95%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) Automated Testing
5 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) Web Development
6 8 (21.05%) User Stories
7 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.79%) BDD
8 6 (15.79%) Functional Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Microservices
8 6 (15.79%) Open Source Development
9 5 (13.16%) Analytics
9 5 (13.16%) Anomaly Detection
9 5 (13.16%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Python
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) Perl
6 4 (10.53%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CISSP
1 5 (13.16%) SANS
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) WCAG
3 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (13.16%) QRadar
2 4 (10.53%) Ansible
3 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) ESRI
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) ArcSight
3 5 (13.16%) MapR
3 5 (13.16%) Splunk
3 5 (13.16%) Symantec
4 2 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Pega
5 1 (2.63%) Reuters
5 1 (2.63%) Telerik