Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 48 55
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +37
Contract jobs citing JIRA 72 55 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.21% 3.93% 3.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.35% 18.77% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 26
Glasgow median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £325 £269 £263
90th Percentile £511 £600 £475
Scotland median daily rate £414 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +10.33% +3.45% +3.57%
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 372 293 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.73% 20.91% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 169 174
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £292 £265
90th Percentile £550 £525 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £190.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.24% +1257.14% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £43.39 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.12% +15.71% -1.96%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (51.39%) Git (software)
3 31 (43.06%) Java
4 30 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 29 (40.28%) Confluence
6 27 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 25 (34.72%) SQL
7 25 (34.72%) Scrum
8 22 (30.56%) Oracle
9 21 (29.17%) Kanban
10 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
11 17 (23.61%) Web Development
12 16 (22.22%) Linux
13 15 (20.83%) C#
13 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
14 14 (19.44%) Bitbucket
14 14 (19.44%) Analytics
14 14 (19.44%) DevOps
15 13 (18.06%) Selenium
16 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (16.67%) Web Services
17 11 (15.28%) Python
17 11 (15.28%) Spring
17 11 (15.28%) Apple iOS
17 11 (15.28%) REST
18 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
18 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
18 10 (13.89%) Banking
18 10 (13.89%) ETL
18 10 (13.89%) Relational Database

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 29 (40.28%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.39%) GemFire
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) Firebase
4 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) Pentaho
2 8 (11.11%) SQLite
3 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.33%) DB2
4 6 (8.33%) MariaDB
5 4 (5.56%) Big Data
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.78%) DataStax
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.39%) HBase
8 1 (1.39%) Impala
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.39%) OrientDB
8 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (51.39%) Git (software)
2 30 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (19.44%) Bitbucket
4 13 (18.06%) Selenium
5 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
6 8 (11.11%) CocoaPods
6 8 (11.11%) Xcode
7 7 (9.72%) IntelliJ
8 6 (8.33%) SpecFlow
9 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
9 5 (6.94%) Maven
9 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
10 4 (5.56%) Appium
10 4 (5.56%) JMeter
10 4 (5.56%) JUnit
10 4 (5.56%) Subversion
10 4 (5.56%) WebDriver
10 4 (5.56%) Zephyr
11 3 (4.17%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (13.89%) Banking
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Automation Tester
5 7 (9.72%) Tester
6 6 (8.33%) DBA
7 5 (6.94%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.17%) MySQL DBA
8 3 (4.17%) Scrum Master
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) AngularJS
2 12 (16.67%) Web Services
3 11 (15.28%) REST
3 11 (15.28%) Spring
4 9 (12.50%) JSON
5 8 (11.11%) Google Maps API
5 8 (11.11%) iOS SDK
5 8 (11.11%) RESTful
5 8 (11.11%) Spring Boot
6 7 (9.72%) Cocoa
6 7 (9.72%) Cocoa Touch
6 7 (9.72%) Drools
6 7 (9.72%) HTML
7 5 (6.94%) .NET
7 5 (6.94%) CSS
7 5 (6.94%) Gherkin
7 5 (6.94%) React
7 5 (6.94%) SOAP
8 4 (5.56%) HTML5
8 4 (5.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Cloud Native
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
1 7 (9.72%) Private Cloud
2 6 (8.33%) Clustering
2 6 (8.33%) Replication
2 6 (8.33%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) DataPower
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) PKI
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Apple iOS
3 8 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) AIX
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 25 (34.72%) Scrum
4 21 (29.17%) Kanban
5 17 (23.61%) Web Development
6 14 (19.44%) Analytics
6 14 (19.44%) DevOps
7 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.89%) ETL
9 9 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) iOS Development
10 8 (11.11%) Microservices
10 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.11%) Statistics
11 7 (9.72%) BDD
11 7 (9.72%) Performance Attribution
11 7 (9.72%) Performance Measurement
11 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) C#
3 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.28%) Python
5 8 (11.11%) Apple Swift
5 8 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 7 (9.72%) R
7 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.17%) Ruby
9 2 (2.78%) ES6
9 2 (2.78%) Scala
10 1 (1.39%) Groovy
10 1 (1.39%) Java 8
10 1 (1.39%) Jython
10 1 (1.39%) Perl
10 1 (1.39%) PHP
10 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 6 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) 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 22 (30.56%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Apple
2 8 (11.11%) Google
2 8 (11.11%) Splunk
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) HP
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
5 2 (2.78%) Omniture
6 1 (1.39%) Apigee
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.39%) CA
6 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Sencha
6 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow