Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 53 49
Rank change year-on-year +29 -4 +12
Contract jobs citing JIRA 72 63 55
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.57% 4.25% 4.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.47% 18.64% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 38
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £331 £230 £354
90th Percentile £595 £538 £485
Scotland median daily rate £425 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +7.94% -1.56% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £41.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.82% - -

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 203 338 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.52% 22.78% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 220 165
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £338 £300 £300
90th Percentile £625 £531 £450
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £38.25 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +32.31% +104.53%
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +14.67% +72.41% -28.35%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for JIRA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Confluence
3 31 (43.06%) Jenkins
4 30 (41.67%) Public Sector
5 28 (38.89%) Linux
6 27 (37.50%) DevOps
7 22 (30.56%) Python
8 20 (27.78%) Finance
8 20 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (26.39%) Ansible
10 18 (25.00%) AWS
11 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
12 14 (19.44%) QA
12 14 (19.44%) Scrum
12 14 (19.44%) Coaching
13 12 (16.67%) CSS
13 12 (16.67%) HTML
13 12 (16.67%) Google
13 12 (16.67%) Kanban
13 12 (16.67%) Skype
13 12 (16.67%) Google Docs
13 12 (16.67%) Slack
13 12 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 11 (15.28%) Amazon Linux
14 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
14 11 (15.28%) GitHub
14 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
14 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
14 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
15 10 (13.89%) Release Management

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 36 (50.00%) Confluence
2 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.72%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.94%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Gliffy
1 1 (1.39%) HipChat
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (25.00%) AWS
3 12 (16.67%) Google Docs
3 12 (16.67%) Slack
4 11 (15.28%) GitHub
5 10 (13.89%) Amazon S3
6 9 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (12.50%) IaaS
6 9 (12.50%) PaaS
6 9 (12.50%) SaaS
7 5 (6.94%) OpenShift
8 3 (4.17%) Serverless
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SimpleDB
2 8 (11.11%) DB2
3 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (43.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.89%) Bitbucket
4 9 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (9.72%) Axure RP
5 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
5 7 (9.72%) Subversion
6 6 (8.33%) GoCD
6 6 (8.33%) Selenium
7 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.56%) JUnit
7 4 (5.56%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.17%) Ant
8 3 (4.17%) Maven
9 2 (2.78%) GitLab
9 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.39%) JMeter
10 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (41.67%) Public Sector
2 20 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Release Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Cloud Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Scrum Master
8 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) CSS
1 12 (16.67%) HTML
2 9 (12.50%) LDAP
3 5 (6.94%) React
3 5 (6.94%) Redux
3 5 (6.94%) REST
4 4 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (5.56%) Gherkin
4 4 (5.56%) Spring
4 4 (5.56%) XML
5 3 (4.17%) HTML5
5 3 (4.17%) J2EE
5 3 (4.17%) Java SE
5 3 (4.17%) Kafka
5 3 (4.17%) Node.js
5 3 (4.17%) SOAP
5 3 (4.17%) XSLT
6 2 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (1.39%) JSON
7 1 (1.39%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.89%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Amazon Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) DevOps
3 14 (19.44%) Coaching
3 14 (19.44%) Scrum
4 12 (16.67%) Kanban
4 12 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.89%) Release Management
6 10 (13.89%) Technical Leadership
7 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.11%) Change Management
8 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
9 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) Python
2 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.11%) SQL
4 7 (9.72%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (26.39%) Ansible
2 10 (13.89%) Puppet
3 8 (11.11%) Terraform
4 3 (4.17%) logstash
4 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Google
2 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Curam
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle