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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 57 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing JIRA 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 0.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -21.21%
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
90 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.45% 12.94% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 49
Average daily rate £340 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £416 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £23.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 18 December 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Control-M
4 4 (36.36%) RPG
4 4 (36.36%) iSeries
4 4 (36.36%) RPG IV
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management
4 4 (36.36%) TWiki
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Front Office
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (9.09%) Spring
7 1 (9.09%) Equities
7 1 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) TWiki
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) RPG Developer
3 2 (18.18%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) RPG
1 4 (36.36%) RPG IV
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft