The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 198 220 214
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.099% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Average daily rate
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£339 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.72% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £340 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2720 3272 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 2261 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 92 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £49.90 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (100.00%) Confluence
2 13 (92.86%) JIRA
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
5 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Release Management
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
8 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) GUI Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 2 (14.29%) XSD
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) OSGi
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Wiki
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) RUP
6 2 (14.29%) DSDM
6 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) Fault Management
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) Golang
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Google