The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 551 483 553
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +70
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 39 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.099% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 21
Average daily rate £450 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £347 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £633 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23526 20102 25414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.83% 46.65% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13507 11052 13355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1107 1255
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Atlassian
UK

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in England

Atlassian
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in England

Atlassian
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in England

Atlassian
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Atlassian Hourly Rate Trend in England

Atlassian
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -19 22 £475 -24.00% 7
South West - 9 £500 - 1
East of England - 2 £488 - 2
South East - 1 £260 - 1
North West - - - - 1
Atlassian
UK

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 50 (64.94%) JIRA
2 41 (53.25%) Git (software)
3 39 (50.65%) Confluence
4 29 (37.66%) Linux
5 28 (36.36%) Java
6 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (31.17%) UNIX
9 23 (29.87%) Finance
10 22 (28.57%) Oracle
11 20 (25.97%) Jenkins
12 18 (23.38%) Maven
13 17 (22.08%) Scrum
14 16 (20.78%) TDD
14 16 (20.78%) Subversion
15 13 (16.88%) Waterfall
15 13 (16.88%) Perl
15 13 (16.88%) Windows
15 13 (16.88%) WebLogic
15 13 (16.88%) OO
15 13 (16.88%) FishEye
16 12 (15.58%) Tomcat
16 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
16 12 (15.58%) Open Source
16 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
16 12 (15.58%) Release Management
17 11 (14.29%) Python
18 10 (12.99%) Apache
18 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
19 9 (11.69%) Atlassian Bamboo

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 39 (50.65%) Confluence
2 13 (16.88%) WebLogic
3 12 (15.58%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.99%) Apache
5 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.79%) Drupal
6 6 (7.79%) Alfresco
7 4 (5.19%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.90%) nginx
9 1 (1.30%) Lync
9 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Mingle
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Intranet
2 3 (3.90%) OpenVPN
2 3 (3.90%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (3.90%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.30%) LDAP
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (64.94%) JIRA
2 41 (53.25%) Git (software)
3 20 (25.97%) Jenkins
4 18 (23.38%) Maven
5 16 (20.78%) Subversion
6 13 (16.88%) FishEye
7 9 (11.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (7.79%) JUnit
8 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
9 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
10 4 (5.19%) Ant
10 4 (5.19%) Selenium
11 3 (3.90%) Hudson
11 3 (3.90%) jMock
11 3 (3.90%) Gradle
11 3 (3.90%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.60%) Capybara
12 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
13 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Financial Institution
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (15.58%) Architect
2 11 (14.29%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (7.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.19%) Consultant
5 4 (5.19%) Java Architect
5 4 (5.19%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (3.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (3.90%) Build Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Deployment Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Analyst
7 2 (2.60%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 2 (2.60%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Security Specialist
7 2 (2.60%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) HTML
2 7 (9.09%) Spring
3 6 (7.79%) Hibernate
3 6 (7.79%) J2EE
3 6 (7.79%) CGI
3 6 (7.79%) RESTful
4 5 (6.49%) OSGi
4 5 (6.49%) JSON
4 5 (6.49%) J2SE
4 5 (6.49%) XML
4 5 (6.49%) .NET
4 5 (6.49%) SOAP
5 4 (5.19%) Apache Camel
5 4 (5.19%) Middleware
5 4 (5.19%) XSD
5 4 (5.19%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
6 3 (3.90%) Ajax
6 3 (3.90%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Open Source
2 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) PKI
4 3 (3.90%) W3C
5 2 (2.60%) Derivative
6 1 (1.30%) Telematics
6 1 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.30%) Wiki
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Equities
6 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Linux
2 24 (31.17%) UNIX
3 13 (16.88%) Windows
4 6 (7.79%) Solaris
5 5 (6.49%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.30%) AIX
7 1 (1.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (22.08%) Scrum
4 16 (20.78%) TDD
5 13 (16.88%) Waterfall
5 13 (16.88%) OO
6 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
6 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.58%) Release Management
7 9 (11.69%) UML
8 8 (10.39%) OOP
8 8 (10.39%) User Experience Design
8 8 (10.39%) Information Architecture
9 7 (9.09%) BDD
9 7 (9.09%) SOA
10 6 (7.79%) RAD
10 6 (7.79%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (7.79%) V-Model
10 6 (7.79%) Kanban
11 5 (6.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) Java
2 13 (16.88%) Perl
3 11 (14.29%) Python
4 8 (10.39%) SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.79%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) C
5 6 (7.79%) Ruby
6 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.60%) C#
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.30%) PHP5
10 1 (1.30%) PHP
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.19%) KVM
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.90%) Squid
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Puppet
2 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) Nagios
4 4 (5.19%) Ganglia
5 3 (3.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.30%) SCCM
6 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Open Text
3 5 (6.49%) IBM
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) Sun
3 5 (6.49%) Sybase
4 4 (5.19%) Informatica
4 4 (5.19%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) HP
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) F5
6 2 (2.60%) Progress
7 1 (1.30%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) EMC
7 1 (1.30%) NetApp
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) Remedy
7 1 (1.30%) Vertica
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago