The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
361 386 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.67% 51.40% 54.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 172 184
Average daily rate £350 £370 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £240 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 11
Average hourly rate £26.50 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.89% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Atlassian
North West

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Progress
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) FishEye
3 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) FishEye
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Progress