Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +45
Contract jobs citing JIRA 80 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.12% 4.40% 4.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.16% 22.57% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 24
Glasgow median daily rate £440 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.48% +17.50%
10th Percentile £358 £350 £263
90th Percentile £544 £590 £434
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.27 - £32.50

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 361 226 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.10% 19.48% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 146 108
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £380 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +7.04% +9.23%
10th Percentile £286 £305 £254
90th Percentile £538 £494 £438
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £31.00 £23.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% +38.51% -69.81%
10th Percentile £30.50 £14.60 £14.74
90th Percentile £31.50 £31.80 £40.20
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +46.67% -7.69% -19.51%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019, 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 56 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (61.25%) Git (software)
3 32 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 30 (37.50%) Java
5 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
6 27 (33.75%) Confluence
6 27 (33.75%) SQL
7 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (28.75%) Analytics
8 23 (28.75%) Scrum
9 22 (27.50%) HTML
10 21 (26.25%) CSS
10 21 (26.25%) Kanban
11 20 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 20 (25.00%) React
11 20 (25.00%) Spring Boot
11 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 19 (23.75%) C#
12 19 (23.75%) OO
12 19 (23.75%) Web Development
13 18 (22.50%) Oracle
14 15 (18.75%) Web Services
14 15 (18.75%) ETL
14 15 (18.75%) Selenium
14 15 (18.75%) HTML5
14 15 (18.75%) REST
15 14 (17.50%) Spring
15 14 (17.50%) Apple
15 14 (17.50%) Jest
15 14 (17.50%) Enzyme

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 27 (33.75%) Confluence
2 12 (15.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) assyst
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Firebase
2 3 (3.75%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.50%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Serverless
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) DB2
2 12 (15.00%) SQLite
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.00%) MariaDB
4 8 (10.00%) MySQL
5 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.25%) Pentaho
7 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.25%) Big Data
9 1 (1.25%) DataStax
9 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (61.25%) Git (software)
2 29 (36.25%) Jenkins
3 15 (18.75%) Selenium
4 12 (15.00%) CocoaPods
4 12 (15.00%) FitNesse
4 12 (15.00%) Xcode
5 11 (13.75%) Bitbucket
6 10 (12.50%) JUnit
7 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.75%) JMeter
7 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
8 6 (7.50%) Maven
8 6 (7.50%) SpecFlow
8 6 (7.50%) Subversion
9 5 (6.25%) Appium
9 5 (6.25%) IntelliJ
10 4 (5.00%) Ant
10 4 (5.00%) Calabash
10 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.00%) Gatling
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Front Office
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (15.00%) iOS Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) DBA
7 7 (8.75%) React Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) MySQL DBA
10 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Tester
11 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.50%) HTML
2 21 (26.25%) CSS
3 20 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 20 (25.00%) React
3 20 (25.00%) Spring Boot
4 15 (18.75%) HTML5
4 15 (18.75%) REST
4 15 (18.75%) Web Services
5 14 (17.50%) Enzyme
5 14 (17.50%) Jest
5 14 (17.50%) Spring
6 13 (16.25%) JSON
7 12 (15.00%) CSS3
7 12 (15.00%) Google Maps API
7 12 (15.00%) iOS SDK
7 12 (15.00%) Redux
8 9 (11.25%) Cocoa
8 9 (11.25%) Cocoa Touch
8 9 (11.25%) RESTful
8 9 (11.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) User Experience
2 9 (11.25%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.00%) Clustering
3 8 (10.00%) Replication
4 5 (6.25%) Cloud Native
4 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.25%) Derivative
7 1 (1.25%) Equities
7 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (28.75%) Analytics
4 23 (28.75%) Scrum
5 21 (26.25%) Kanban
6 19 (23.75%) OO
6 19 (23.75%) Web Development
7 15 (18.75%) ETL
8 13 (16.25%) Business Analysis
9 12 (15.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (15.00%) OOP
10 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 10 (12.50%) Release Management
12 9 (11.25%) Mobile Development
12 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
13 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (10.00%) TDD
14 7 (8.75%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) SQL
3 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.75%) C#
5 13 (16.25%) ES6
6 12 (15.00%) Apple Swift
6 12 (15.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.00%) Python
8 7 (8.75%) Ruby
9 5 (6.25%) R
10 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Apple
3 12 (15.00%) Google
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) Adobe
6 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.50%) Omniture
6 2 (2.50%) Splunk
7 1 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.25%) Sybase