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 28 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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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
326 367 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.92% 46.87% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 160 134
Average daily rate £400 £311 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.51% -12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 28
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -64.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.20 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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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

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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 28 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) FishEye
3 3 (60.00%) Gradle
3 3 (60.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) FishEye
2 3 (60.00%) Gradle
2 3 (60.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tools Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java SE
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++