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 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 140 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 3 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.57% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 1.29% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
Average daily rate
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£575 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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
1399 1391 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 44.71% 43.95% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 790 489
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 142 114
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
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 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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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 1 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire +15 3 £575 +15.00%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (94.74%) JIRA
1 18 (94.74%) Confluence
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Cyber Security
4 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Java
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
7 7 (36.84%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (31.58%) Kanban
8 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 4 (21.05%) .NET
10 4 (21.05%) Open Source
11 3 (15.79%) WCF
11 3 (15.79%) Mule
11 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (15.79%) REST
11 3 (15.79%) WSO2
11 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
11 3 (15.79%) Low Latency
11 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
11 3 (15.79%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (15.79%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (94.74%) Confluence
2 3 (15.79%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (15.79%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Gerrit
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
3 3 (15.79%) Java EE
3 3 (15.79%) WCF
3 3 (15.79%) REST
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Struts2
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Struts
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) SUSE
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Cyber Security
3 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Integration Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (31.58%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
8 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (15.79%) Low Latency
8 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (10.53%) AOP
9 2 (10.53%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
10 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.26%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) WSO2
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Sun
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) NetApp
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat