The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 60 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 5.26% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.83%
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
80 95 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.45% 12.42% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 30
Average daily rate £325 £400 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (29.63%) Games
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) Market Risk
3 8 (29.63%) TeamCity
3 8 (29.63%) SDLC
4 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
4 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) Maven
6 5 (18.52%) Subversion
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 4 (14.81%) Selenium
7 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
7 4 (14.81%) Hudson
7 4 (14.81%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) CSS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) TeamCity
2 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
4 5 (18.52%) Subversion
5 4 (14.81%) Hudson
5 4 (14.81%) Selenium
5 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
6 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 2 (7.41%) FishEye
7 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (29.63%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.41%) RPG Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) Flash
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.70%) JSF
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Market Risk
2 3 (11.11%) New Media
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) iSeries
3 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.41%) Equities
4 1 (3.70%) W3C
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Scrum
2 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) Kanban
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) Content Management
7 3 (11.11%) OOD
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Game Development
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) ActionScript
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) RPG IV
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) RPG
5 2 (7.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Control-M
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) Perforce