The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Atlassian Software Systems.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 84 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.36% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £538 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Atlassian
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
545 457 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.28% 46.16% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 248 155
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £22.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Atlassian
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Atlassian across the Cheshire region.

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Atlassian
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £525 -
Atlassian
North West

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Atlassian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Atlassian.

1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) NuGet
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Atlassian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Atlassian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) NuGet
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft