Period
to 21 July 2018

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 6 months to 21 July 2018 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 72 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.07% 2.33% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.90% 13.45% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 15
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £255 £311
90th Percentile £480 £527 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +12.28% -5.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 381 223 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.56% 17.35% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 115 144
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £285 £289
90th Percentile £548 £508 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £190.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.58% +1257.14% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £44.20 £27.00
% change year-on-year -20.81% +63.69% -12.20%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 38 (52.78%) Jenkins
2 31 (43.06%) Confluence
3 28 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 24 (33.33%) Java
5 24 (33.33%) Linux
6 21 (29.17%) Python
6 21 (29.17%) Selenium
7 20 (27.78%) Unix
8 18 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (25.00%) DevOps
9 17 (23.61%) Ansible
9 17 (23.61%) Cucumber
10 16 (22.22%) Scrum
11 15 (20.83%) Apple iOS
11 15 (20.83%) Test Scripting
11 15 (20.83%) User Experience
11 15 (20.83%) Gherkin
12 14 (19.44%) Splunk
12 14 (19.44%) Zephyr
12 14 (19.44%) Configuration Management
12 14 (19.44%) Eclipse
12 14 (19.44%) SQL
12 14 (19.44%) SDLC
13 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
13 13 (18.06%) Regression Testing
13 13 (18.06%) Appium
13 13 (18.06%) Analytics
14 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

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 31 (43.06%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.39%) GemFire
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) HTTP
2 9 (12.50%) DSL
3 2 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.39%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) Big Data
1 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) Neo4j
3 5 (6.94%) OrientDB
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.17%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.78%) SQLite
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.39%) DataStax
7 1 (1.39%) HBase
7 1 (1.39%) Impala
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (52.78%) Jenkins
2 27 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 21 (29.17%) Selenium
4 17 (23.61%) Cucumber
5 14 (19.44%) Eclipse
5 14 (19.44%) Zephyr
6 13 (18.06%) Appium
7 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
9 4 (5.56%) SpecFlow
10 3 (4.17%) Subversion
11 2 (2.78%) CocoaPods
11 2 (2.78%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.78%) Maven
11 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.78%) Xcode
12 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
12 1 (1.39%) git-flow
12 1 (1.39%) JBehave
General
1 10 (13.89%) Retail
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 8 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) Analyst
3 16 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 16 (22.22%) Tester
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Developer in Test
5 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Test Automation Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.17%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Scrum Master
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) Gherkin
2 12 (16.67%) Web Services
3 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
4 9 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (12.50%) REST
4 9 (12.50%) SOAP
5 7 (9.72%) Kafka
6 6 (8.33%) .NET
6 6 (8.33%) Akka
6 6 (8.33%) Middleware
6 6 (8.33%) Node.js
6 6 (8.33%) Play Framework
7 4 (5.56%) Regular Expression
8 3 (4.17%) JSON
8 3 (4.17%) RESTful
8 3 (4.17%) Spring
9 2 (2.78%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.78%) J2EE
9 2 (2.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 10 (13.89%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) DataPower
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Linux
2 20 (27.78%) Unix
3 15 (20.83%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Windows
5 1 (1.39%) AIX
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 18 (25.00%) DevOps
2 18 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (22.22%) Scrum
4 15 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 14 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 14 (19.44%) SDLC
6 13 (18.06%) Analytics
6 13 (18.06%) Regression Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.50%) CRM
8 9 (12.50%) Kanban
8 9 (12.50%) User Stories
9 8 (11.11%) Data Analytics
9 8 (11.11%) OO
9 8 (11.11%) Workflow
10 7 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (9.72%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) Java
2 21 (29.17%) Python
3 14 (19.44%) SQL
4 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
5 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.72%) C#
6 7 (9.72%) Scala
7 2 (2.78%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.78%) R
7 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Java 8
8 1 (1.39%) Jython
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) ISTQB
1 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (23.61%) Ansible
2 5 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.39%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Splunk
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) HP
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Apple
5 2 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Apigee
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.39%) CA
6 1 (1.39%) Intapp
6 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Sencha
6 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow