The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 55 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing JIRA 6 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.15% 0.69% 2.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.96% 5.71% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
Median daily rate £305 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +0.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 67 70 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.79% 12.07% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 57
Median daily rate £400 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing JIRA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Confluence
4 7 (31.82%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) QA
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) CISSP
8 3 (13.64%) Symantec
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.64%) Perl
8 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
8 3 (13.64%) Hadoop

JIRA
Co-occurring 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 7 (31.82%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (4.55%) GeoServer
4 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Spatial Data
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) YouTrack
4 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) Gradle
4 2 (9.09%) JBehave
5 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.64%) QA Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 2 (9.09%) Splunk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) UAT Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.64%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Dojo
4 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) JDBC
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) JSP
4 1 (4.55%) LINQ
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) SDLC
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) Microservices
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CISSP
1 3 (13.64%) SANS
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (13.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) ArcSight
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) MapR
2 3 (13.64%) Splunk
2 3 (13.64%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) ESRI
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
4 1 (4.55%) Reuters
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