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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 61 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.90% 0.82% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% 7.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £365 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
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
114 96 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.82% 11.27% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 40
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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
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 28 August 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 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Maven
5 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) Software Packaging
8 5 (29.41%) Kanban
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) C++
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
8 5 (29.41%) DevOps
8 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 5 (29.41%) FishEye
9 4 (23.53%) Hudson
9 4 (23.53%) Artifactory
9 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) XML
9 4 (23.53%) UNIX
9 4 (23.53%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Selenium

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 9 (52.94%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 5 (29.41%) FishEye
4 4 (23.53%) Artifactory
4 4 (23.53%) Hudson
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
2 3 (17.65%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) Software Packaging
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) Flash
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
6 1 (5.88%) JSF
6 1 (5.88%) JSP
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) New Media
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.76%) Equities
3 1 (5.88%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Game Development
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 5 (29.41%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.88%) Perforce