Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 43 80
Rank change year-on-year 0 +37 0
Contract jobs citing JIRA 52 38 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.34% 3.55% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 21.71% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 4
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +15.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £350 £263 £213
90th Percentile £508 £435 £388
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £339
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.70% -15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 208 175 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.38% 16.36% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 96 100
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £361 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +13.33% -15.00%
10th Percentile £306 £261 £213
90th Percentile £450 £434 £388
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £16.61 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.72% -62.26% +51.72%
10th Percentile £16.45 £14.74 £35.20
90th Percentile £45.15 £40.20 £52.80
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £30.41 £40.38
% change year-on-year +2.76% -24.69% -4.99%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 28 (53.85%) Confluence
2 27 (51.92%) Java
3 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
6 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
7 17 (32.69%) CRM
8 15 (28.85%) User Experience
9 14 (26.92%) Cucumber
10 13 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 13 (25.00%) Gherkin
10 13 (25.00%) Zephyr
10 13 (25.00%) Appium
10 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 13 (25.00%) Selenium
11 12 (23.08%) Finance
12 11 (21.15%) DSL
12 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
12 11 (21.15%) Linux
12 11 (21.15%) Retail
12 11 (21.15%) Scenario Testing
13 10 (19.23%) SDLC
13 10 (19.23%) QA
14 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (17.31%) Scrum
14 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
15 8 (15.38%) Python
15 8 (15.38%) Web Services

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 28 (53.85%) Confluence
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (9.62%) GitHub
4 3 (5.77%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.77%) Serverless
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DSL
2 7 (13.46%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 4 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (5.77%) SMS
4 3 (5.77%) SSL
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Big Data
1 4 (7.69%) Parquet
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) Neo4j
3 2 (3.85%) OrientDB
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
3 14 (26.92%) Cucumber
4 13 (25.00%) Appium
4 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 13 (25.00%) Selenium
4 13 (25.00%) Zephyr
5 3 (5.77%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.92%) Gradle
7 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 13 (25.00%) Tester
2 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Developer
4 5 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Build and Release Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Build Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Release Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Salesforce Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 8 (15.38%) Web Services
3 6 (11.54%) Node.js
3 6 (11.54%) REST
4 4 (7.69%) Grok
4 4 (7.69%) Kafka
4 4 (7.69%) Regular Expression
5 3 (5.77%) Akka
5 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.77%) Middleware
5 3 (5.77%) Play Framework
5 3 (5.77%) SOAP
5 3 (5.77%) Spring
6 2 (3.85%) CSS
6 2 (3.85%) HTML
6 2 (3.85%) HTML5
6 2 (3.85%) JSON
6 2 (3.85%) React
6 2 (3.85%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Equities
3 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (21.15%) Linux
3 8 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 17 (32.69%) CRM
5 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (21.15%) Regression Testing
6 11 (21.15%) Scenario Testing
7 10 (19.23%) SDLC
8 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
8 9 (17.31%) Scrum
9 8 (15.38%) DevOps
9 8 (15.38%) User Stories
10 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.54%) Migration
12 5 (9.62%) Analytics
12 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.62%) SIEM
12 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.62%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Java
2 8 (15.38%) Python
3 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.54%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
5 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.77%) Scala
7 2 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) XPath
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) CEH
1 4 (7.69%) CISSP
1 4 (7.69%) SANS
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Ansible
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (5.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.69%) Splunk
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Intapp
5 1 (1.92%) New Relic
5 1 (1.92%) RedGate