Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 40 45
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -5
Contract jobs citing JIRA 59 78 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.81% 5.02% 4.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.94% 21.43% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 33
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +13.48%
10th Percentile £356 £358 £350
90th Percentile £590 £543 £595
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.75 £44.27 -
% change year-on-year +1.08% - -

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 219 364 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.86% 23.41% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 218 143
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £411 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.50% +8.22% +5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £289 £305
90th Percentile £625 £538 £498
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.10% +34.78% +44.75%
10th Percentile £41.25 £30.50 £14.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £31.50 £31.80
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% +46.67% +20.43%

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 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 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) Confluence
3 29 (49.15%) Jenkins
4 27 (45.76%) DevOps
5 25 (42.37%) Public Sector
6 23 (38.98%) Python
7 22 (37.29%) Linux
8 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
9 19 (32.20%) Finance
10 18 (30.51%) Ansible
10 18 (30.51%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (25.42%) Skype
12 14 (23.73%) Google Docs
12 14 (23.73%) Slack
12 14 (23.73%) AWS
12 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
12 14 (23.73%) Coaching
12 14 (23.73%) GitHub
12 14 (23.73%) Google
13 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
13 13 (22.03%) Scrum
13 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
13 13 (22.03%) Amazon Linux
14 12 (20.34%) Puppet
14 12 (20.34%) LDAP
14 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
15 11 (18.64%) Technical Leadership
15 11 (18.64%) Sonatype Nexus
16 10 (16.95%) Docker
16 10 (16.95%) Bitbucket

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 33 (55.93%) Confluence
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Gliffy
2 1 (1.69%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (23.73%) AWS
2 14 (23.73%) GitHub
2 14 (23.73%) Google Docs
2 14 (23.73%) Slack
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon S3
3 6 (10.17%) IaaS
3 6 (10.17%) OpenShift
3 6 (10.17%) PaaS
3 6 (10.17%) SaaS
4 4 (6.78%) Azure
5 2 (3.39%) Office 365
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Skype
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SimpleDB
2 4 (6.78%) DB2
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (49.15%) Jenkins
2 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (16.95%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.78%) JUnit
5 4 (6.78%) Maven
5 4 (6.78%) Selenium
5 4 (6.78%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.08%) Ant
6 3 (5.08%) Axure RP
6 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.08%) StarTeam
6 3 (5.08%) Subversion
7 2 (3.39%) GitLab
7 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.69%) Gradle
8 1 (1.69%) Postman
8 1 (1.69%) TestRail
General
1 25 (42.37%) Public Sector
2 19 (32.20%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Scrum Master
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) LDAP
2 8 (13.56%) CSS
2 8 (13.56%) HTML
3 6 (10.17%) React
3 6 (10.17%) Redux
4 5 (8.47%) REST
4 5 (8.47%) Spring
5 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
5 4 (6.78%) XML
6 3 (5.08%) HTML5
6 3 (5.08%) J2EE
6 3 (5.08%) Java SE
6 3 (5.08%) Node.js
6 3 (5.08%) SOAP
6 3 (5.08%) Velocity
6 3 (5.08%) XSLT
7 2 (3.39%) Middleware
8 1 (1.69%) JSON
8 1 (1.69%) Kafka
8 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Amazon Linux
3 3 (5.08%) AIX
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) DevOps
3 14 (23.73%) Coaching
3 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
4 13 (22.03%) Scrum
5 11 (18.64%) Technical Leadership
6 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
6 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
6 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.56%) Kanban
7 8 (13.56%) Microservices
8 7 (11.86%) SOA
9 6 (10.17%) Requirements Management
9 6 (10.17%) User Stories
10 5 (8.47%) BDD
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) Python
2 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.95%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.08%) MCITP
3 3 (5.08%) MCSA
3 3 (5.08%) MCSE
3 3 (5.08%) MCTS
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Docker
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.39%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) Ansible
2 12 (20.34%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Terraform
4 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.08%) Netcool
4 3 (5.08%) SCCM
5 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Google
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.47%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) VMware
5 3 (5.08%) Citrix
5 3 (5.08%) McAfee
5 3 (5.08%) Veritas
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Splunk