Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 64 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +22 -9
Contract jobs citing JIRA 57 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.03% 2.03% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.43% 14.29% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 9 7
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £356 £291 £273
90th Percentile £485 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
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 266 154 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.79% 14.23% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 69 98
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £217
90th Percentile £450 £475 £413
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £15.89 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +104.53% -51.85% +37.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £17.32 £33.00
% change year-on-year +73.21% -47.52% +2.33%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 37 (64.91%) Jenkins
2 31 (54.39%) Confluence
3 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
3 25 (43.86%) Java
4 23 (40.35%) Git (software)
5 22 (38.60%) Selenium
6 21 (36.84%) Linux
7 20 (35.09%) Eclipse
7 20 (35.09%) Test Scripting
7 20 (35.09%) Gherkin
7 20 (35.09%) Cucumber
7 20 (35.09%) Apple iOS
7 20 (35.09%) Zephyr
7 20 (35.09%) Appium
8 19 (33.33%) User Experience
8 19 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (29.82%) Python
11 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
11 16 (28.07%) Regression Testing
11 16 (28.07%) Retail
11 16 (28.07%) DevOps
12 15 (26.32%) Ansible
12 15 (26.32%) Scenario Testing
12 15 (26.32%) DSL
12 15 (26.32%) CRM
12 15 (26.32%) Unix
13 12 (21.05%) Web Services
13 12 (21.05%) HTTP
13 12 (21.05%) SDLC

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 (54.39%) Confluence
2 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) Anypoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) GitHub
3 4 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DSL
2 12 (21.05%) HTTP
3 5 (8.77%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 4 (7.02%) SSL
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Big Data
1 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.02%) Neo4j
2 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.02%) OrientDB
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (64.91%) Jenkins
2 23 (40.35%) Git (software)
3 22 (38.60%) Selenium
4 20 (35.09%) Appium
4 20 (35.09%) Cucumber
4 20 (35.09%) Eclipse
4 20 (35.09%) Zephyr
5 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.75%) JBehave
7 1 (1.75%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 16 (28.07%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Automation Tester
1 18 (31.58%) Tester
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Developer
4 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Developer in Test
6 5 (8.77%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analytics Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Build and Release Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (3.51%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) Gherkin
2 12 (21.05%) Web Services
3 7 (12.28%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (12.28%) SOAP
4 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.53%) Node.js
4 6 (10.53%) REST
5 5 (8.77%) Akka
5 5 (8.77%) Kafka
5 5 (8.77%) Middleware
5 5 (8.77%) Play Framework
6 3 (5.26%) Regular Expression
7 2 (3.51%) XML
8 1 (1.75%) .NET
8 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.75%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.75%) HTML
8 1 (1.75%) JSON
8 1 (1.75%) LDAP
8 1 (1.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) User Experience
2 8 (14.04%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 20 (35.09%) Apple iOS
3 15 (26.32%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Test Automation
2 20 (35.09%) Test Scripting
3 19 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
5 16 (28.07%) DevOps
5 16 (28.07%) Regression Testing
6 15 (26.32%) CRM
6 15 (26.32%) Scenario Testing
7 12 (21.05%) SDLC
8 10 (17.54%) Analytics
9 7 (12.28%) Data Analytics
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 6 (10.53%) SIEM
10 6 (10.53%) Workflow
11 5 (8.77%) Big Data Analytics
11 5 (8.77%) OO
11 5 (8.77%) Open Source
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.28%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) Scala
7 3 (5.26%) C#
8 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) ISEB
1 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.75%) PingFederate
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Splunk
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Apigee
3 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.75%) CA
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Intapp
3 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.75%) New Relic
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle