Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Atlassian JIRA
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 31 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +24
Contract jobs citing JIRA 55 87 110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.43% 4.68% 4.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.50% 29.10% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 59
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £321 £313 £325
90th Percentile £600 £521 £538
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £44.27
Scotland median hourly rate £46.00 £44.75 £44.27
% change year-on-year +2.79% +1.08% -

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 193 299 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.05% 16.10% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 154 282
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
90th Percentile £540 £575 £613
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £45.50 £43.00 £44.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -2.57% -
10th Percentile £44.65 £26.10 £38.75
90th Percentile £45.95 £58.90 £46.00
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +6.98% -2.27% +46.67%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Edinburgh

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Edinburgh

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Edinburgh

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for JIRA in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (54.55%) Confluence
3 25 (45.45%) Public Sector
4 15 (27.27%) Scrum
5 10 (18.18%) Java
6 9 (16.36%) Finance
6 9 (16.36%) DevOps
7 8 (14.55%) Coaching
7 8 (14.55%) Backlog Management
7 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle
8 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Kanban
9 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
9 6 (10.91%) User Stories
9 6 (10.91%) Product Backlog
9 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.09%) Java EE
10 5 (9.09%) Refactoring
10 5 (9.09%) Subversion
10 5 (9.09%) webMethods
10 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
10 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.09%) IBM

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 30 (54.55%) Confluence
2 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) SAS
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) CMS
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (3.64%) WildFly
6 1 (1.82%) CICS
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) 3ds Max
1 2 (3.64%) Maya
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Azure
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Base SAS
1 3 (5.45%) DB2
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 5 (9.09%) Subversion
2 4 (7.27%) Maven
3 2 (3.64%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) Gradle
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (45.45%) Public Sector
2 9 (16.36%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Publishing
5 2 (3.64%) Games
5 2 (3.64%) Military
5 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Scrum Master
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Product Manager
6 3 (5.45%) SAS Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Tester
7 2 (3.64%) Web Publisher
8 1 (1.82%) IT Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) J2EE
1 5 (9.09%) Java EE
2 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
2 4 (7.27%) Spring
3 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.45%) JPA
3 3 (5.45%) JSP
3 3 (5.45%) JSTL
3 3 (5.45%) REST
3 3 (5.45%) Servlets
3 3 (5.45%) SOAP
3 3 (5.45%) STL
3 3 (5.45%) XML
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) Node.js
4 2 (3.64%) OAuth
4 2 (3.64%) OpenID
4 2 (3.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (3.64%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Animation
2 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.82%) EFT
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Scrum
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps
4 8 (14.55%) Backlog Management
4 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Coaching
5 7 (12.73%) Kanban
5 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.91%) Product Backlog
6 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
6 6 (10.91%) User Stories
6 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Microservices
7 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.09%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 5 (9.09%) Scala
4 4 (7.27%) C
4 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) MAXScript
6 1 (1.82%) COBOL
6 1 (1.82%) Go
6 1 (1.82%) JCL
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) APMP
1 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.45%) PMO
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.82%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) BEA
2 5 (9.09%) IBM
2 5 (9.09%) webMethods
3 4 (7.27%) Curam
4 3 (5.45%) Remedy
5 2 (3.64%) Adobe
5 2 (3.64%) Autodesk
5 2 (3.64%) NCR
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Kronos
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) Tanium
6 1 (1.82%) Wincor Nixdorf