Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 42 68
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26 +7
Contract jobs citing JIRA 70 71 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.80% 4.51% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.21% 21.52% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 7
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £273 £338 £297
90th Percentile £550 £471 £461
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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 330 330 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.65% 20.97% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 209 82
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £293
90th Percentile £539 £464 £471
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £102.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% -55.32% +211.95%
10th Percentile £33.50 £44.00 £14.74
90th Percentile £42.70 £48.00 £195.00
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.21 £43.39
% change year-on-year +44.55% -44.20% +31.48%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (54.29%) Confluence
3 34 (48.57%) Java
4 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 17 (24.29%) Spring
5 17 (24.29%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (22.86%) Google
6 16 (22.86%) SQL
6 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
7 15 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (21.43%) REST
7 15 (21.43%) JSON
7 15 (21.43%) Scrum
8 14 (20.00%) Linux
8 14 (20.00%) Groovy
9 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
9 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
9 13 (18.57%) Oracle
10 12 (17.14%) MySQL
10 12 (17.14%) SOA
10 12 (17.14%) User Stories
10 12 (17.14%) Spring Boot
10 12 (17.14%) Skype
10 12 (17.14%) Slack
10 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
10 12 (17.14%) Google Docs
11 11 (15.71%) XML
11 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
12 10 (14.29%) C#
12 10 (14.29%) HTML

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 38 (54.29%) Confluence
2 6 (8.57%) Alfresco
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.86%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.43%) assyst
2 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (17.14%) Google Docs
2 12 (17.14%) Slack
3 7 (10.00%) GitHub
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.86%) Firebase
6 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Skype
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) SQLite
5 3 (4.29%) DB2
6 2 (2.86%) Data Mart
6 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) Big Data
7 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.29%) JUnit
4 6 (8.57%) Gradle
5 4 (5.71%) CocoaPods
5 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.71%) Xcode
6 3 (4.29%) Appium
6 3 (4.29%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.29%) Calabash
6 3 (4.29%) Gatling
6 3 (4.29%) JMeter
6 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.86%) Maven
7 2 (2.86%) Selenium
8 1 (1.43%) Ant
8 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.43%) JBehave
8 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.43%) Banking
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.29%) Front Office
4 3 (4.29%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Tester
7 4 (5.71%) DBA
7 4 (5.71%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Functional Tester
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) Spring
2 15 (21.43%) JSON
2 15 (21.43%) REST
3 12 (17.14%) Spring Boot
4 11 (15.71%) XML
5 10 (14.29%) HTML
6 9 (12.86%) Web Services
7 8 (11.43%) J2EE
7 8 (11.43%) SOAP
8 4 (5.71%) .NET
8 4 (5.71%) CSS
8 4 (5.71%) Google Maps API
8 4 (5.71%) iOS SDK
9 3 (4.29%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (4.29%) jQuery
10 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.86%) Cocoa
10 2 (2.86%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (2.86%) RESTful
10 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.57%) Client/Server
1 6 (8.57%) Public Cloud
1 6 (8.57%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Clustering
2 4 (5.71%) Replication
3 3 (4.29%) Derivative
3 3 (4.29%) Equities
3 3 (4.29%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.29%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) CentOS
4 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.86%) Unix
6 1 (1.43%) AIX
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Solaris
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (21.43%) Scrum
4 12 (17.14%) SOA
4 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
4 12 (17.14%) User Stories
5 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (12.86%) SDLC
6 8 (11.43%) DevOps
6 8 (11.43%) Project Management
7 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.00%) Microservices
7 7 (10.00%) TDD
7 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Functional Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Process Management
8 6 (8.57%) Technical Leadership
9 5 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) Java
2 16 (22.86%) SQL
3 14 (20.00%) Groovy
4 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.29%) C#
6 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.00%) Python
8 6 (8.57%) Java 8
8 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.57%) Ruby
8 6 (8.57%) TypeScript
9 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.71%) Apple Swift
10 4 (5.71%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.43%) Go
11 1 (1.43%) PHP
11 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Terraform
2 4 (5.71%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Google
2 13 (18.57%) Oracle
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.14%) Apple
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Sybase
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft