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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 65 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.24% - 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£263 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £254 £325
% change year-on-year
+77.33% -21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
381 401 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.24% 44.85% 50.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 176 223
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 21
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.56 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +106.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.21 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.77 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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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 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java