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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 68 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £513 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
336 318 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.47% 34.68% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 172 158
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 29
Median hourly rate £14.86 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Atlassian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 4 (80.00%) Confluence
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (20.00%) NuGet
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
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%) Rally
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 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 2 (40.00%) 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 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) 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%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
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
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Rally