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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 37 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing JIRA 13 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.62% 0.44% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.57% 3.37% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
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 £296 £255 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £375 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.87%

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
74 89 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.92% 13.03% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 42
Median daily rate £388 £280 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.39% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) Scrum
4 18 (40.91%) Web Services
4 18 (40.91%) Python
5 16 (36.36%) REST
6 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
6 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
6 15 (34.09%) Selenium
7 14 (31.82%) Gradle
8 13 (29.55%) SDLC
9 12 (27.27%) Maven
10 11 (25.00%) Finance
10 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 11 (25.00%) QA
10 11 (25.00%) Open Source
10 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 10 (22.73%) YouTrack
11 10 (22.73%) JBehave
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (22.73%) Confluence
11 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
12 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.45%) Web Development
12 9 (20.45%) TDD
12 9 (20.45%) CSS
12 9 (20.45%) HTML
13 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.18%) 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 10 (22.73%) Confluence
2 6 (13.64%) GeoServer
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.36%) GitHub
4 1 (2.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) GIS
2 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.36%) Big Data
3 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.36%) Spatial Data
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Selenium
2 14 (31.82%) Gradle
3 12 (27.27%) Maven
4 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
5 10 (22.73%) JBehave
5 10 (22.73%) YouTrack
6 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
7 6 (13.64%) JUnit
8 4 (9.09%) Ant
8 4 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (9.09%) Artifactory
8 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
9 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
10 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Angular Developer
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Open Source Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Python Developer
5 5 (11.36%) GIS Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Splunk Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Web Services
2 16 (36.36%) REST
3 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
4 9 (20.45%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) HTML
5 7 (15.91%) HTML5
5 7 (15.91%) jQuery
5 7 (15.91%) JSON
6 6 (13.64%) JDBC
6 6 (13.64%) JMS
6 6 (13.64%) Leaflet
6 6 (13.64%) OpenLayers
6 6 (13.64%) PostGIS
6 6 (13.64%) SOAP
6 6 (13.64%) XML
7 5 (11.36%) CSS3
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.09%) JSP
8 4 (9.09%) Node.js
8 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) User Experience
2 5 (11.36%) VLE
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
1 3 (6.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Scrum
3 13 (29.55%) SDLC
4 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (25.00%) Open Source
5 9 (20.45%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) Web Development
6 8 (18.18%) User Stories
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.64%) BDD
8 6 (13.64%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Microservices
8 6 (13.64%) Open Source Development
8 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) Anomaly Detection
9 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) Python
3 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) Perl
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) CISSP
1 5 (11.36%) SANS
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (9.09%) WCAG
3 3 (6.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (11.36%) QRadar
2 4 (9.09%) Ansible
3 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.55%) RSA Archer
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) ESRI
4 5 (11.36%) ArcSight
4 5 (11.36%) MapR
4 5 (11.36%) Splunk
4 5 (11.36%) Symantec
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Reuters
6 1 (2.27%) Pega
6 1 (2.27%) Telerik