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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 482 503 517
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 130 79 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 55 39
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £224 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £505
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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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
23743 22981 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 45.64% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14353 13118 12598
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 1016 1014 1026
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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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

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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 31 August 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

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 31 August 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 +71 106 £450 +15.38% 10
South West - 10 £350 - 4
South East -36 5 £355 -21.11%
Yorkshire - 4 £411 - 1
East of England -9 3 £575 +35.29% 1
East Midlands -8 1 £425 -
North West -40 1 - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 199 (82.23%) JIRA
2 164 (67.77%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (65.70%) Confluence
4 131 (54.13%) Java
5 100 (41.32%) Linux
5 100 (41.32%) Scrum
6 83 (34.30%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (33.06%) Git (software)
8 73 (30.17%) TDD
8 73 (30.17%) Jenkins
9 61 (25.21%) DevOps
10 60 (24.79%) Security Cleared
11 58 (23.97%) Puppet
12 55 (22.73%) Windows
13 49 (20.25%) Configuration Management
14 48 (19.83%) Finance
15 47 (19.42%) Web Services
16 46 (19.01%) Software Delivery
17 43 (17.77%) Apache
17 43 (17.77%) Python
18 39 (16.12%) Open Source
19 38 (15.70%) Maven
20 37 (15.29%) JavaScript
20 37 (15.29%) SDLC
21 36 (14.88%) User Stories
21 36 (14.88%) Java EE
22 34 (14.05%) JSON
22 34 (14.05%) Spring
22 34 (14.05%) SOAP
22 34 (14.05%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 159 (65.70%) Confluence
2 43 (17.77%) Apache
3 23 (9.50%) JBoss
4 21 (8.68%) Tomcat
5 20 (8.26%) WebSphere
6 19 (7.85%) OpenStack
7 16 (6.61%) WebLogic
8 14 (5.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (5.37%) Node.js
10 7 (2.89%) nginx
10 7 (2.89%) SharePoint
11 6 (2.48%) Jetty
11 6 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (2.07%) IIS
12 5 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.65%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (1.24%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (1.24%) Mule
15 2 (0.83%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) MS Project
1 4 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.24%) HipChat
2 3 (1.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Mingle
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.24%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.41%) Maximo
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.72%) GitHub
2 9 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.65%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.83%) IaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.85%) AMQP
2 10 (4.13%) Internet
3 7 (2.89%) Firewall
3 7 (2.89%) LDAP
4 5 (2.07%) VPN
4 5 (2.07%) DNS
4 5 (2.07%) DMZ
5 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.74%) MongoDB
2 20 (8.26%) MySQL
3 18 (7.44%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.44%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.20%) Hadoop
4 15 (6.20%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.79%) Big Data
6 10 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.65%) DB2
8 4 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.24%) PowerCenter
9 3 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.83%) Adabas
10 2 (0.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 199 (82.23%) JIRA
2 80 (33.06%) Git (software)
3 73 (30.17%) Jenkins
4 38 (15.70%) Maven
5 31 (12.81%) JUnit
6 30 (12.40%) Cucumber
7 25 (10.33%) Selenium
8 23 (9.50%) Gradle
9 22 (9.09%) Subversion
9 22 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (8.68%) Mercurial
11 16 (6.61%) FishEye
11 16 (6.61%) Eclipse
12 15 (6.20%) ClearCase
12 15 (6.20%) TeamCity
13 13 (5.37%) Mockito
13 13 (5.37%) Ant
14 11 (4.55%) SpecFlow
15 8 (3.31%) Artifactory
15 8 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (19.83%) Finance
2 16 (6.61%) Banking
3 5 (2.07%) Retail
4 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.24%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.24%) Marketing
5 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 78 (32.23%) Developer
2 39 (16.12%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (8.68%) Analyst
5 15 (6.20%) Project Manager
6 12 (4.96%) Administrator
7 11 (4.55%) Architect
8 10 (4.13%) Consultant
8 10 (4.13%) QA Analyst
9 9 (3.72%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.72%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.72%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.31%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (3.31%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (2.89%) Middleware Developer
11 7 (2.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.89%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.42%) Web Services
2 36 (14.88%) Java EE
3 34 (14.05%) JSON
3 34 (14.05%) SOAP
3 34 (14.05%) Spring
4 33 (13.64%) HTML
5 26 (10.74%) REST
6 25 (10.33%) JMS
7 24 (9.92%) .NET
8 23 (9.50%) Apache Camel
9 22 (9.09%) jQuery
10 21 (8.68%) XML
11 20 (8.26%) CSS
12 19 (7.85%) Middleware
13 17 (7.02%) HTML5
14 16 (6.61%) ActiveMQ
14 16 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (6.20%) EJB
16 13 (5.37%) XSD
16 13 (5.37%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.55%) Wiki
4 8 (3.31%) CMDB
5 7 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.07%) Tandem
6 5 (2.07%) STB
7 4 (1.65%) PKI
7 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.65%) W3C
7 4 (1.65%) DataPower
7 4 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.83%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 100 (41.32%) Linux
2 55 (22.73%) Windows
3 26 (10.74%) UNIX
4 21 (8.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.79%) Ubuntu
6 13 (5.37%) CentOS
7 9 (3.72%) Solaris
7 9 (3.72%) AIX
8 6 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.07%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.41%) SUSE
12 1 (0.41%) zOS
12 1 (0.41%) HPUX
12 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (67.77%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (41.32%) Scrum
3 83 (34.30%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (30.17%) TDD
5 61 (25.21%) DevOps
6 49 (20.25%) Configuration Management
7 46 (19.01%) Software Delivery
8 39 (16.12%) Open Source
9 37 (15.29%) SDLC
10 36 (14.88%) User Stories
11 34 (14.05%) Project Management
12 32 (13.22%) Software Engineering
13 29 (11.98%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (10.33%) OO
15 22 (9.09%) BDD
16 20 (8.26%) Release Management
17 16 (6.61%) Waterfall
17 16 (6.61%) UML
18 15 (6.20%) Pair Programming
19 14 (5.79%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 131 (54.13%) Java
2 43 (17.77%) Python
3 37 (15.29%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.33%) Perl
5 20 (8.26%) C#
5 20 (8.26%) SQL
6 17 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 15 (6.20%) PowerShell
7 15 (6.20%) Ruby
8 12 (4.96%) C
9 10 (4.13%) C++
10 9 (3.72%) PHP
11 6 (2.48%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.65%) Scala
13 3 (1.24%) Groovy
13 3 (1.24%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.83%) NATURAL
14 2 (0.83%) JCL
14 2 (0.83%) COBOL
15 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 34 (14.05%) DV Cleared
3 28 (11.57%) SC Cleared
4 21 (8.68%) Degree
5 11 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (4.13%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.24%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.24%) ISEB
9 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.83%) MCPD
9 2 (0.83%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) RHCE
10 1 (0.41%) PMP
10 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.16%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.72%) Docker
2 8 (3.31%) Varnish
3 7 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.07%) vCloud
5 4 (1.65%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.41%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 58 (23.97%) Puppet
2 21 (8.68%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (6.61%) Vagrant
4 8 (3.31%) BladeLogic
5 6 (2.48%) Nagios
6 5 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.07%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.24%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.83%) logstash
8 2 (0.83%) Kibana
9 1 (0.41%) yum
9 1 (0.41%) Ansible
9 1 (0.41%) SELinux
Vendors
1 32 (13.22%) Red Hat
2 27 (11.16%) Oracle
3 15 (6.20%) Adobe
3 15 (6.20%) VMware
4 14 (5.79%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.31%) IBM
5 8 (3.31%) BMC
6 7 (2.89%) Remedy
7 6 (2.48%) Informatica
7 6 (2.48%) Sun
7 6 (2.48%) HP
8 5 (2.07%) Google
9 4 (1.65%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.65%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.65%) SAP
9 4 (1.65%) Cadence
10 3 (1.24%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.24%) WSO2
10 3 (1.24%) New Relic
11 1 (0.41%) Hortonworks
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