The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 130 122 138
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 17 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.21% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.46% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1386 1094 1454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.10% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 486 647
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian across the East of England region.

Atlassian Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +18 16 £425 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) Perl
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
1 18 (78.26%) J2EE
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle
1 18 (78.26%) UNIX
1 18 (78.26%) Solaris
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
1 18 (78.26%) UML
1 18 (78.26%) Tomcat
1 18 (78.26%) J2SE
1 18 (78.26%) WebLogic
1 18 (78.26%) Sun
1 18 (78.26%) Multithreading
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Finance
3 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
5 11 (47.83%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
7 8 (34.78%) Clustering
7 8 (34.78%) CGI
7 8 (34.78%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (34.78%) OO
7 8 (34.78%) Sybase
8 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Internet
9 5 (21.74%) Apache

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (78.26%) Tomcat
1 18 (78.26%) WebLogic
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
3 4 (17.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Java Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Design Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 4 (17.39%) Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
7 3 (13.04%) Author
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Author
7 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Technical Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
9 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Web Project Manager
9 1 (4.35%) Web Manager
9 1 (4.35%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) J2EE
1 18 (78.26%) J2SE
2 8 (34.78%) CGI
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Open Source
3 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.04%) NHS
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.35%) Streaming Music
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) UNIX
1 18 (78.26%) Solaris
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) UML
1 18 (78.26%) Multithreading
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
5 8 (34.78%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (34.78%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.35%) Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) Perl
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle
1 18 (78.26%) Sun
2 8 (34.78%) Sybase
3 3 (13.04%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Xamarin