The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
UK / Scotland
Rank 63 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 48 55 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.77% 2.16% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.74% 18.97% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 30
Median daily rate £425 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £257 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £383 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £23.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+70.52% -40.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
305 290 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.59% 11.37% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 142 215
Median daily rate £375 £330 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Median hourly rate £15.89 £37.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.90% -16.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JIRA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JIRA across the Scotland region.

JIRA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JIRA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

JIRA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JIRA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JIRA across the Scotland region.

JIRA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JIRA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 27 £450 +28.57% 2
Glasgow +6 9 £325 -13.33% 2
Moray - 8 £388 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 112 (86.15%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (63.08%) Java
3 68 (52.31%) Scrum
4 58 (44.62%) JavaScript
5 57 (43.85%) Python
6 46 (35.38%) Maven
7 44 (33.85%) BDD
8 40 (30.77%) Cucumber
8 40 (30.77%) SQL
9 39 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 37 (28.46%) Web Services
11 35 (26.92%) Open Source
12 33 (25.38%) Gradle
13 31 (23.85%) Jenkins
13 31 (23.85%) REST
14 30 (23.08%) JBehave
14 30 (23.08%) Selenium
14 30 (23.08%) TDD
15 28 (21.54%) OpenLayers
16 27 (20.77%) GeoServer
16 27 (20.77%) PostGIS
16 27 (20.77%) QA
17 26 (20.00%) ESRI
17 26 (20.00%) HTML
17 26 (20.00%) Leaflet
18 24 (18.46%) User Stories
18 24 (18.46%) Microservices
18 24 (18.46%) SDLC
19 23 (17.69%) CSS
20 22 (16.92%) Linux

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 27 (20.77%) GeoServer
2 16 (12.31%) JBoss
3 15 (11.54%) Confluence
4 5 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.08%) Apache
6 3 (2.31%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.31%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.77%) CMS
8 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) Liferay
8 1 (0.77%) nginx
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.08%) MS Office
2 3 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Sonata
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.85%) GitHub
3 2 (1.54%) Trello
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.77%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) Firewall
2 5 (3.85%) DNS
3 3 (2.31%) Internet
4 2 (1.54%) Wireless
5 1 (0.77%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.77%) Network Security
5 1 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) GIS
2 16 (12.31%) NoSQL
3 15 (11.54%) Spatial Data
4 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.85%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.85%) Big Data
6 5 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.77%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.77%) MySQL
8 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.77%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 46 (35.38%) Maven
2 40 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 33 (25.38%) Gradle
4 31 (23.85%) Jenkins
5 30 (23.08%) JBehave
5 30 (23.08%) Selenium
6 20 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 10 (7.69%) YouTrack
8 9 (6.92%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.15%) Ant
9 8 (6.15%) Subversion
10 7 (5.38%) WebDriver
11 6 (4.62%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.08%) Artifactory
12 4 (3.08%) JUnit
12 4 (3.08%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.31%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (2.31%) Bitbucket
14 2 (1.54%) HP UFT
14 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (2.31%) Banking
3 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.77%) Electronics
4 1 (0.77%) Games
4 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (53.08%) Developer
2 30 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 26 (20.00%) Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 14 (10.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Python Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Open Source Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 9 (6.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (6.92%) Tester
8 9 (6.92%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Agile Test Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) GIS Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Developer in Test
10 6 (4.62%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 37 (28.46%) Web Services
3 31 (23.85%) REST
4 28 (21.54%) OpenLayers
5 27 (20.77%) PostGIS
6 26 (20.00%) HTML
6 26 (20.00%) Leaflet
7 23 (17.69%) CSS
8 19 (14.62%) SOAP
9 15 (11.54%) HTML5
9 15 (11.54%) JMS
9 15 (11.54%) jQuery
10 12 (9.23%) JDBC
11 11 (8.46%) XML
12 10 (7.69%) CSS3
13 9 (6.92%) Java EE
13 9 (6.92%) JSP
14 8 (6.15%) Ehcache
14 8 (6.15%) JSON
14 8 (6.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) User Experience
3 8 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.85%) VLE
5 3 (2.31%) Fintech
6 2 (1.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.77%) Animation
7 1 (0.77%) DataPower
7 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Robotics
7 1 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.92%) Linux
2 4 (3.08%) Unix
3 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.54%) Android
4 2 (1.54%) Windows
5 1 (0.77%) CentOS
5 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (86.15%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (52.31%) Scrum
3 44 (33.85%) BDD
4 35 (26.92%) Open Source
5 30 (23.08%) TDD
6 24 (18.46%) Microservices
6 24 (18.46%) SDLC
6 24 (18.46%) User Stories
7 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.54%) Open Source Development
9 13 (10.00%) Migration
9 13 (10.00%) SOA
9 13 (10.00%) Web Development
10 12 (9.23%) Data Migration
10 12 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (8.46%) Front End Development
11 11 (8.46%) Kanban
11 11 (8.46%) Test Automation
12 10 (7.69%) Automated Testing
13 9 (6.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 82 (63.08%) Java
2 58 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 57 (43.85%) Python
4 40 (30.77%) SQL
5 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.15%) Scala
6 6 (4.62%) Perl
7 5 (3.85%) C
8 4 (3.08%) C#
9 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.54%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.54%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.54%) PHP
11 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.77%) Ruby
11 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.85%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) CISSP
2 5 (3.85%) ISEB
2 5 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.85%) SANS
3 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.77%) QA
2 8 (6.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.08%) WCAG
4 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.77%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) Ansible
2 5 (3.85%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.85%) QRadar
3 3 (2.31%) Puppet
4 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.77%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.77%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.77%) logstash
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.77%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) ESRI
2 14 (10.77%) Oracle
3 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.15%) IBM
5 5 (3.85%) Adobe
5 5 (3.85%) Alterian
5 5 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 5 (3.85%) FNZ
5 5 (3.85%) MapR
5 5 (3.85%) Splunk
5 5 (3.85%) Symantec
6 4 (3.08%) HP
7 2 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (0.77%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.77%) Cisco
8 1 (0.77%) Pega
8 1 (0.77%) Reuters
8 1 (0.77%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.77%) SAP
8 1 (0.77%) Telerik
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