Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 42 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 -3
Contract jobs citing JIRA 27 67 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.42% 4.49% 3.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.77% 21.14% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 36
Median daily rate £412 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.70% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £279 £269 £325
90th Percentile £560 £588 £479
Scotland median daily rate £473 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

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 109 317 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.84% 21.23% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 174 219
Median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% +4.92%
10th Percentile £289 £305 £280
90th Percentile £535 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £36.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% - -81.58%
10th Percentile £35.33 £29.75 £32.00
90th Percentile £37.93 £42.40 £45.40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -20.81%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Hourly rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Confluence
2 13 (48.15%) Public Sector
3 8 (29.63%) DB2
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
4 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 6 (22.22%) IBM
5 6 (22.22%) AWS
5 6 (22.22%) Selenium
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Subversion
6 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
6 5 (18.52%) Axure RP
6 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 5 (18.52%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) SaaS
7 4 (14.81%) PaaS
7 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.81%) SimpleDB

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 13 (48.15%) Confluence
2 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
2 4 (14.81%) IaaS
2 4 (14.81%) PaaS
2 4 (14.81%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) Serverless
3 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) SimpleDB
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 6 (22.22%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Axure RP
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) Ant
5 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.70%) Maven
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Ranorex
5 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (48.15%) Public Sector
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Planner
5 1 (3.70%) Product Owner
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Office Planner
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) Java SE
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) Kafka
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps
2 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
3 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
5 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Project Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (7.41%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) PMO
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform
2 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) logstash
2 1 (3.70%) Packer
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.70%) Curam
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau