Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 46 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +45
Contract jobs citing JIRA 88 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.19% 4.09% 3.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 19.22% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 26
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £325 £267 £263
90th Percentile £538 £600 £425
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £358
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.89% +2.14%
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 396 281 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.35% 21.27% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 163 137
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £292 £292 £261
90th Percentile £550 £520 £450
Scotland median daily rate £409 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +2.19% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.89% +1257.14% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £43.00
% change year-on-year -19.34% +0.91% +6.49%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 59 (67.05%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 40 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 38 (43.18%) Jenkins
5 33 (37.50%) Java
6 32 (36.36%) Confluence
7 29 (32.95%) Scrum
8 27 (30.68%) SQL
8 27 (30.68%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (28.41%) Kanban
10 23 (26.14%) AngularJS
10 23 (26.14%) Oracle
11 22 (25.00%) Analytics
12 21 (23.86%) Selenium
13 19 (21.59%) Web Development
13 19 (21.59%) Spring Boot
14 18 (20.45%) React
14 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
14 18 (20.45%) OO
15 17 (19.32%) ETL
15 17 (19.32%) C#
15 17 (19.32%) HTML
15 17 (19.32%) CSS
16 14 (15.91%) OOP
16 14 (15.91%) HTML5
17 13 (14.77%) Bitbucket
17 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (14.77%) Web Services
17 13 (14.77%) Finance
18 12 (13.64%) Regression Testing

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 32 (36.36%) Confluence
2 11 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.41%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.41%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) GemFire
5 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Serverless
3 2 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) Firebase
4 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) DNS
2 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) DB2
1 10 (11.36%) SQLite
2 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.95%) MariaDB
3 7 (7.95%) MySQL
3 7 (7.95%) Pentaho
4 3 (3.41%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.27%) DataStax
5 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) HBase
6 1 (1.14%) Impala
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) OrientDB
6 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 38 (43.18%) Jenkins
3 21 (23.86%) Selenium
4 13 (14.77%) Bitbucket
5 12 (13.64%) FitNesse
6 10 (11.36%) CocoaPods
6 10 (11.36%) Cucumber
6 10 (11.36%) Xcode
7 7 (7.95%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.95%) SpecFlow
8 5 (5.68%) JMeter
8 5 (5.68%) JUnit
8 5 (5.68%) Subversion
8 5 (5.68%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.55%) Appium
9 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.55%) Maven
9 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.41%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (52.27%) Developer
2 15 (17.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.36%) iOS Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 8 (9.09%) Tester
6 7 (7.95%) DBA
6 7 (7.95%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (7.95%) React Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.55%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) AngularJS
2 19 (21.59%) Spring Boot
3 18 (20.45%) React
4 17 (19.32%) CSS
4 17 (19.32%) HTML
5 14 (15.91%) HTML5
6 13 (14.77%) Web Services
7 12 (13.64%) Enzyme
7 12 (13.64%) Jest
7 12 (13.64%) Spring
8 11 (12.50%) CSS3
8 11 (12.50%) Redux
8 11 (12.50%) REST
9 10 (11.36%) Google Maps API
9 10 (11.36%) iOS SDK
9 10 (11.36%) JSON
10 9 (10.23%) Cocoa
10 9 (10.23%) Cocoa Touch
10 9 (10.23%) RESTful
11 7 (7.95%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) User Experience
2 9 (10.23%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.95%) Cloud Native
3 7 (7.95%) Clustering
3 7 (7.95%) Private Cloud
3 7 (7.95%) Replication
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.14%) DataPower
7 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Apple iOS
1 12 (13.64%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (1.14%) AIX
3 1 (1.14%) Android
3 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Solaris
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.05%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 29 (32.95%) Scrum
4 27 (30.68%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (28.41%) Kanban
6 22 (25.00%) Analytics
7 19 (21.59%) Web Development
8 18 (20.45%) OO
9 17 (19.32%) ETL
10 14 (15.91%) OOP
11 12 (13.64%) Regression Testing
12 10 (11.36%) Business Analysis
12 10 (11.36%) DevOps
12 10 (11.36%) iOS Development
12 10 (11.36%) Microservices
12 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
13 9 (10.23%) BDD
13 9 (10.23%) Release Management
13 9 (10.23%) Software Delivery
14 8 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) Java
2 27 (30.68%) SQL
3 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.32%) C#
5 11 (12.50%) ES6
6 10 (11.36%) Apple Swift
6 10 (11.36%) Objective-C
7 9 (10.23%) Python
8 8 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.95%) R
10 5 (5.68%) Ruby
11 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.27%) Scala
13 1 (1.14%) Groovy
13 1 (1.14%) Jython
13 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Ansible
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (26.14%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Apple
3 10 (11.36%) Google
4 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.55%) Splunk
6 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.27%) Adobe
7 2 (2.27%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) Omniture
8 1 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (1.14%) Sencha