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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 176 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +17
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 21 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £326 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £203 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £468 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +6.25%
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
2371 2685 3294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.01% 45.52% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 1856 2270
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 55 94
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 27 (87.10%) JIRA
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) Confluence
4 18 (58.06%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) Linux
5 16 (51.61%) Scrum
5 16 (51.61%) TDD
6 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
7 14 (45.16%) Windows
8 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
8 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
9 11 (35.48%) JMS
9 11 (35.48%) Puppet
10 10 (32.26%) AMQP
10 10 (32.26%) Open Source
11 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
11 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
11 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
11 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
11 9 (29.03%) Big Data
12 8 (25.81%) Vagrant
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
12 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
12 8 (25.81%) JSON
12 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
12 8 (25.81%) Python
12 8 (25.81%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 19 (61.29%) Confluence
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) AMQP
2 6 (19.35%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
1 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
3 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) JIRA
2 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
3 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
4 7 (22.58%) Mercurial
4 7 (22.58%) Subversion
4 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
5 5 (16.13%) Gradle
5 5 (16.13%) JUnit
5 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
5 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (12.90%) Ant
6 4 (12.90%) ClearCase
7 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
7 3 (9.68%) FishEye
7 3 (9.68%) Mockito
8 2 (6.45%) Maven
8 2 (6.45%) Selenium
9 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Release Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) GUI Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.23%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Build Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) JMS
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 7 (22.58%) HTML5
3 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (19.35%) EJB
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) Java EE
6 4 (12.90%) CSS3
6 4 (12.90%) D3.js
7 3 (9.68%) PowerMock
7 3 (9.68%) WPF
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.68%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) XSD
8 2 (6.45%) Ext JS
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) DTV
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) TDD
2 16 (51.61%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (32.26%) Open Source
5 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
7 7 (22.58%) Software Delivery
8 6 (19.35%) SDLC
8 6 (19.35%) User Stories
8 6 (19.35%) DevOps
8 6 (19.35%) OO
9 4 (12.90%) MapReduce
9 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
10 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
11 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
11 2 (6.45%) RUP
11 2 (6.45%) DSDM
11 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Python
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCPD
5 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Vagrant
3 4 (12.90%) BladeLogic
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
1 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe
2 4 (12.90%) BMC
3 3 (9.68%) Remedy
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) SAP