The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 499 507 509
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 70 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.069% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.15% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 3
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£500 £448 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +27.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £600 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21752 21223 18790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.60% 45.61% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12681 11868 10146
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 927 1162
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 2015.

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

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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 2 March 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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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
London +29 45 £504 +6.15% 10
South East - 10 £275 - 9
East of England +14 9 £463 - 2
North West - 6 £500 -
South West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 93 (66.91%) JIRA
2 82 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (53.24%) Confluence
4 67 (48.20%) Java
5 63 (45.32%) Scrum
6 58 (41.73%) Linux
7 48 (34.53%) DevOps
8 45 (32.37%) Oracle
9 43 (30.94%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (29.50%) Windows
10 41 (29.50%) Puppet
11 38 (27.34%) Security Cleared
12 35 (25.18%) TDD
13 33 (23.74%) Git (software)
14 32 (23.02%) WebLogic
15 31 (22.30%) Jenkins
16 28 (20.14%) DV Cleared
17 27 (19.42%) JSON
18 25 (17.99%) Open Source
18 25 (17.99%) SQL
19 24 (17.27%) Configuration Management
19 24 (17.27%) Subversion
19 24 (17.27%) Maven
20 23 (16.55%) Red Hat
20 23 (16.55%) Ant
20 23 (16.55%) JBoss
20 23 (16.55%) Oracle Database
21 22 (15.83%) UNIX
22 21 (15.11%) JMS
22 21 (15.11%) Middleware

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 74 (53.24%) Confluence
2 32 (23.02%) WebLogic
3 23 (16.55%) JBoss
4 15 (10.79%) Apache
5 13 (9.35%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.47%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.47%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.60%) Jetty
8 4 (2.88%) SAS
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.44%) Drupal
9 2 (1.44%) IIS
9 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.72%) Mule
10 1 (0.72%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.72%) GitHub
1 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.23%) Internet
1 17 (12.23%) AMQP
2 6 (4.32%) DNS
3 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) Intranet
4 2 (1.44%) LAN
4 2 (1.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.55%) Oracle Database
2 21 (15.11%) NoSQL
3 19 (13.67%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.79%) Hadoop
5 10 (7.19%) Big Data
6 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.76%) MySQL
8 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.44%) QlikView
9 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.72%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 93 (66.91%) JIRA
2 33 (23.74%) Git (software)
3 31 (22.30%) Jenkins
4 24 (17.27%) Subversion
4 24 (17.27%) Maven
5 23 (16.55%) Ant
6 19 (13.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (12.23%) JUnit
8 16 (11.51%) Cucumber
9 12 (8.63%) Mercurial
9 12 (8.63%) Gradle
10 11 (7.91%) Eclipse
11 10 (7.19%) FishEye
12 8 (5.76%) TeamCity
13 7 (5.04%) GitLab
14 6 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (3.60%) Gerrit
15 5 (3.60%) SoapUI
15 5 (3.60%) VisualVM
15 5 (3.60%) IntelliJ
General
1 21 (15.11%) Banking
2 20 (14.39%) Finance
3 9 (6.47%) Games
4 6 (4.32%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.60%) Front Office
6 3 (2.16%) Online Betting
7 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (29.50%) Developer
2 24 (17.27%) Java Developer
3 12 (8.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (7.91%) Middleware Developer
5 10 (7.19%) Consultant
6 9 (6.47%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.47%) Release Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.04%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.04%) Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Architect
8 6 (4.32%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) DevOps Specialist
9 5 (3.60%) Build and Release Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Author
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (3.60%) Support Technician
9 5 (3.60%) Support Specialist
9 5 (3.60%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.42%) JSON
2 21 (15.11%) JMS
2 21 (15.11%) Middleware
3 18 (12.95%) .NET
3 18 (12.95%) Web Services
4 16 (11.51%) Java EE
5 14 (10.07%) SOAP
6 13 (9.35%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (9.35%) Apache Camel
7 12 (8.63%) XML
8 11 (7.91%) XSD
8 11 (7.91%) J2EE
8 11 (7.91%) OSGi
9 10 (7.19%) EJB
9 10 (7.19%) RESTful
10 9 (6.47%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (5.04%) Spring
11 7 (5.04%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.04%) WPF
12 6 (4.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.99%) Open Source
2 13 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.91%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.76%) Wiki
5 6 (4.32%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.60%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.88%) Clustering
7 4 (2.88%) Online Games
8 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.44%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 58 (41.73%) Linux
2 41 (29.50%) Windows
3 22 (15.83%) UNIX
4 21 (15.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.76%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.44%) SUSE
9 2 (1.44%) HPUX
10 1 (0.72%) AIX
10 1 (0.72%) Android
10 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (45.32%) Scrum
3 48 (34.53%) DevOps
4 43 (30.94%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (25.18%) TDD
6 24 (17.27%) Configuration Management
7 18 (12.95%) Release Management
7 18 (12.95%) User Stories
8 15 (10.79%) SOA
9 13 (9.35%) UML
10 12 (8.63%) OO
10 12 (8.63%) Pair Programming
11 11 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (7.91%) RUP
11 11 (7.91%) DSDM
11 11 (7.91%) Test Scripting
12 10 (7.19%) MapReduce
13 9 (6.47%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.76%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.20%) Java
2 25 (17.99%) SQL
3 17 (12.23%) C#
4 15 (10.79%) Perl
5 13 (9.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.91%) Ruby
6 11 (7.91%) Python
7 7 (5.04%) VBScript
8 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.16%) PHP
9 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.44%) C++
10 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.44%) Korn
10 2 (1.44%) F#
11 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (27.34%) Security Cleared
2 28 (20.14%) DV Cleared
3 15 (10.79%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.19%) Degree
5 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.60%) MCPD
6 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 41 (29.50%) Puppet
2 10 (7.19%) Vagrant
3 6 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.88%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (2.88%) Control-M
5 3 (2.16%) logstash
6 2 (1.44%) Kibana
7 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (32.37%) Oracle
2 23 (16.55%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.76%) VMware
4 7 (5.04%) Perforce
5 4 (2.88%) IBM
6 3 (2.16%) HP
7 2 (1.44%) NetApp
7 2 (1.44%) Sun
7 2 (1.44%) Reuters
7 2 (1.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.72%) Telerik
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Syncfusion
8 1 (0.72%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.72%) F5
8 1 (0.72%) Tableau
8 1 (0.72%) WSO2
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