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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 59 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.40% 1.26% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.26% 14.86% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 74 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.34% 8.50% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 40 43
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (75.00%) Confluence
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Atlassian
3 7 (58.33%) FishEye
3 7 (58.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Management
8 1 (8.33%) Firewall
8 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (8.33%) Java EE
8 1 (8.33%) Selenium
8 1 (8.33%) Use Case
8 1 (8.33%) Perl
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) Web Services

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 9 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (58.33%) FishEye
2 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) MapR
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec