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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 425 510 495
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -15
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 162 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 44 24
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£425 £438 £449
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £218 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £51.50
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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
22519 21955 20957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.03% 45.17% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13512 12591 11521
Average daily rate £398 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1010 985 1150
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 July 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 2 July 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
London +76 120 £450 - 23
South West +14 15 £325 -35.00% 1
East of England +1 13 £350 -12.50% 3
North West -11 6 £463 - 1
South East -26 4 £350 +19.65% 10
Yorkshire - 4 £375 - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 177 (77.63%) JIRA
2 153 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (60.96%) Confluence
4 111 (48.68%) Java
5 109 (47.81%) Linux
6 97 (42.54%) Scrum
7 73 (32.02%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (27.19%) Windows
8 62 (27.19%) TDD
9 54 (23.68%) Web Services
10 53 (23.25%) Security Cleared
11 51 (22.37%) Git (software)
11 51 (22.37%) Oracle
12 48 (21.05%) Jenkins
13 44 (19.30%) Puppet
14 43 (18.86%) Java EE
15 42 (18.42%) Configuration Management
15 42 (18.42%) User Stories
15 42 (18.42%) Software Delivery
16 41 (17.98%) Red Hat
16 41 (17.98%) JMS
16 41 (17.98%) Finance
17 40 (17.54%) SDLC
17 40 (17.54%) DevOps
18 39 (17.11%) DV Cleared
18 39 (17.11%) JUnit
19 36 (15.79%) Python
20 35 (15.35%) Open Source
21 34 (14.91%) Project Management
22 32 (14.04%) Cucumber

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 139 (60.96%) Confluence
2 29 (12.72%) WebLogic
3 21 (9.21%) WebSphere
4 20 (8.77%) Apache
5 15 (6.58%) Tomcat
6 13 (5.70%) OpenStack
7 8 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (3.51%) JBoss
8 7 (3.07%) Jetty
9 6 (2.63%) Node.js
9 6 (2.63%) IIS
10 5 (2.19%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.75%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.88%) CICS
13 2 (0.88%) Drupal
13 2 (0.88%) nginx
13 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) MS Project
2 3 (1.32%) HipChat
3 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.44%) Maximo
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.63%) GitHub
2 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.88%) IaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.60%) AMQP
2 22 (9.65%) Internet
3 7 (3.07%) LDAP
4 5 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.32%) Firewall
5 3 (1.32%) LAN
5 3 (1.32%) WAN
5 3 (1.32%) DNS
6 2 (0.88%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.44%) SAN
7 1 (0.44%) DMZ
7 1 (0.44%) Intranet
7 1 (0.44%) DHCP
7 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.60%) Oracle Database
2 29 (12.72%) MongoDB
3 27 (11.84%) NoSQL
4 25 (10.96%) Hadoop
5 21 (9.21%) Big Data
6 17 (7.46%) MySQL
7 11 (4.82%) SQL Server
8 9 (3.95%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.32%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (0.88%) HBase
12 2 (0.88%) DB2
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.88%) Adabas
13 1 (0.44%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 177 (77.63%) JIRA
2 51 (22.37%) Git (software)
3 48 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 39 (17.11%) JUnit
5 32 (14.04%) Cucumber
6 28 (12.28%) Gradle
7 26 (11.40%) Mercurial
8 24 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (10.09%) Subversion
10 19 (8.33%) Selenium
11 18 (7.89%) Maven
11 18 (7.89%) Ant
12 17 (7.46%) Eclipse
12 17 (7.46%) FishEye
13 11 (4.82%) SpecFlow
13 11 (4.82%) ClearCase
14 9 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (3.95%) Mockito
15 7 (3.07%) TeamCity
15 7 (3.07%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (17.98%) Finance
2 20 (8.77%) Banking
3 6 (2.63%) Retail
4 5 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.75%) Marketing
5 4 (1.75%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (32.02%) Developer
2 45 (19.74%) Java Developer
3 23 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (9.65%) Analyst
5 16 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.14%) Consultant
7 12 (5.26%) Architect
8 10 (4.39%) Business Analyst
8 10 (4.39%) QA Analyst
9 9 (3.95%) Administrator
10 8 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.51%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (3.51%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (3.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.07%) Technical Architect
12 6 (2.63%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (2.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.68%) Web Services
2 43 (18.86%) Java EE
3 41 (17.98%) JMS
4 30 (13.16%) JSON
5 29 (12.72%) Spring
6 26 (11.40%) .NET
7 23 (10.09%) HTML
8 21 (9.21%) REST
9 20 (8.77%) EJB
10 16 (7.02%) SOAP
11 15 (6.58%) J2EE
11 15 (6.58%) CSS
11 15 (6.58%) Hibernate
12 14 (6.14%) jQuery
13 13 (5.70%) HTML5
13 13 (5.70%) Struts
14 12 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (4.82%) Gherkin
16 9 (3.95%) RESTful
16 9 (3.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.95%) Wiki
4 8 (3.51%) CMDB
5 6 (2.63%) Clustering
5 6 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.19%) STB
6 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.75%) Online Games
7 4 (1.75%) PKI
7 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.75%) W3C
8 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.88%) DataPower
9 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.44%) DTV
10 1 (0.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 109 (47.81%) Linux
2 62 (27.19%) Windows
3 32 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (11.40%) UNIX
5 8 (3.51%) AIX
5 8 (3.51%) Ubuntu
5 8 (3.51%) CentOS
6 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.19%) Solaris
8 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.32%) SUSE
9 3 (1.32%) HPUX
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (42.54%) Scrum
3 73 (32.02%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (27.19%) TDD
5 42 (18.42%) Configuration Management
5 42 (18.42%) User Stories
5 42 (18.42%) Software Delivery
6 40 (17.54%) SDLC
6 40 (17.54%) DevOps
7 35 (15.35%) Open Source
8 34 (14.91%) Project Management
9 30 (13.16%) OO
9 30 (13.16%) Software Engineering
10 29 (12.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (9.21%) Test Scripting
12 17 (7.46%) Kanban
13 15 (6.58%) Waterfall
13 15 (6.58%) BDD
13 15 (6.58%) MapReduce
14 12 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 111 (48.68%) Java
2 36 (15.79%) Python
3 27 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.96%) C#
5 24 (10.53%) Perl
6 19 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 18 (7.89%) SQL
8 12 (5.26%) C
8 12 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.39%) Ruby
10 7 (3.07%) PHP
11 6 (2.63%) C++
12 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.32%) VBScript
13 3 (1.32%) Korn
13 3 (1.32%) Groovy
13 3 (1.32%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.32%) Scala
14 2 (0.88%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 53 (23.25%) Security Cleared
2 39 (17.11%) DV Cleared
3 19 (8.33%) Degree
4 16 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.39%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.19%) MCPD
6 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.32%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.32%) ISEB
9 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.44%) RHCE
10 1 (0.44%) PMP
10 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.40%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.63%) Varnish
3 4 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.75%) Docker
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.32%) NFS
4 3 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.44%) vCloud
5 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (19.30%) Puppet
2 21 (9.21%) Vagrant
3 20 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.51%) BladeLogic
5 6 (2.63%) Nagios
6 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) yum
6 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.44%) SELinux
6 1 (0.44%) logstash
6 1 (0.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 51 (22.37%) Oracle
2 41 (17.98%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.82%) VMware
4 9 (3.95%) Adobe
5 8 (3.51%) BMC
6 7 (3.07%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.07%) Remedy
7 6 (2.63%) Perforce
7 6 (2.63%) Informatica
8 4 (1.75%) Sun
8 4 (1.75%) HP
8 4 (1.75%) SAP
9 3 (1.32%) NetApp
9 3 (1.32%) IBM
9 3 (1.32%) New Relic
10 2 (0.88%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.88%) Cadence
10 2 (0.88%) Google
10 2 (0.88%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
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