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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 433 495 501
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +6
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 164 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 52 39
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£400 £418 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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
22641 22172 21543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.92% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13646 12517 11993
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
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 £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 998 1118
Average hourly rate £18.71 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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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

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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 July 2015.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in England

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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 31 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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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 +79 133 £425 - 15
South West - 13 £325 - 1
East of England -4 6 £331 -20.65% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £375 - 1
South East -13 4 £350 +19.65% 2
North West -31 2 £500 +39.86% 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 200 (82.99%) JIRA
2 171 (70.95%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (67.63%) Confluence
4 128 (53.11%) Java
5 109 (45.23%) Scrum
6 104 (43.15%) Linux
7 79 (32.78%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (29.88%) TDD
9 71 (29.46%) Git (software)
10 61 (25.31%) Jenkins
11 57 (23.65%) Security Cleared
11 57 (23.65%) Windows
12 54 (22.41%) Web Services
13 51 (21.16%) Puppet
14 48 (19.92%) DevOps
15 46 (19.09%) Configuration Management
16 45 (18.67%) Software Delivery
17 44 (18.26%) User Stories
17 44 (18.26%) Finance
18 42 (17.43%) Java EE
19 41 (17.01%) Python
19 41 (17.01%) Oracle
19 41 (17.01%) SDLC
20 38 (15.77%) Cucumber
21 37 (15.35%) Red Hat
22 36 (14.94%) JUnit
22 36 (14.94%) JMS
22 36 (14.94%) Spring
22 36 (14.94%) Open Source
23 35 (14.52%) DV Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 163 (67.63%) Confluence
2 34 (14.11%) Apache
3 22 (9.13%) WebLogic
4 19 (7.88%) WebSphere
5 18 (7.47%) Tomcat
6 17 (7.05%) OpenStack
7 16 (6.64%) JBoss
8 14 (5.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 11 (4.56%) Node.js
10 7 (2.90%) Jetty
10 7 (2.90%) SharePoint
11 6 (2.49%) IIS
12 5 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.66%) nginx
13 4 (1.66%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.83%) CICS
16 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
16 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (1.66%) MS Project
1 4 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.24%) HipChat
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) Mingle
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.41%) Maximo
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.73%) GitHub
3 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.66%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.83%) IaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.79%) AMQP
2 17 (7.05%) Internet
3 7 (2.90%) LDAP
4 5 (2.07%) DNS
4 5 (2.07%) Firewall
5 3 (1.24%) DMZ
5 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.24%) VPN
5 3 (1.24%) LAN
5 3 (1.24%) WAN
6 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.41%) SAN
7 1 (0.41%) DHCP
7 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.45%) MongoDB
2 26 (10.79%) Oracle Database
3 24 (9.96%) NoSQL
4 21 (8.71%) Hadoop
5 18 (7.47%) Big Data
6 17 (7.05%) MySQL
7 12 (4.98%) SQL Server
8 9 (3.73%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.66%) DB2
10 4 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.24%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.24%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (0.83%) HBase
12 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.83%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 200 (82.99%) JIRA
2 71 (29.46%) Git (software)
3 61 (25.31%) Jenkins
4 38 (15.77%) Cucumber
5 36 (14.94%) JUnit
6 30 (12.45%) Maven
7 26 (10.79%) Gradle
8 25 (10.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (9.96%) Mercurial
10 23 (9.54%) Selenium
11 22 (9.13%) Subversion
12 17 (7.05%) FishEye
13 16 (6.64%) Eclipse
13 16 (6.64%) Ant
14 13 (5.39%) ClearCase
14 13 (5.39%) Mockito
15 11 (4.56%) SpecFlow
15 11 (4.56%) TeamCity
16 7 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (2.90%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (18.26%) Finance
2 19 (7.88%) Banking
3 6 (2.49%) Retail
4 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.66%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.66%) Marketing
6 3 (1.24%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.24%) Games
6 3 (1.24%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (32.37%) Developer
2 46 (19.09%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (10.37%) Analyst
5 15 (6.22%) Project Manager
6 13 (5.39%) Business Analyst
7 12 (4.98%) Consultant
7 12 (4.98%) Administrator
8 11 (4.56%) Architect
9 10 (4.15%) QA Analyst
9 10 (4.15%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (3.32%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (3.32%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (2.90%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (2.90%) Team Leader
11 7 (2.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.49%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (2.07%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.41%) Web Services
2 42 (17.43%) Java EE
3 36 (14.94%) Spring
3 36 (14.94%) JMS
4 34 (14.11%) JSON
5 30 (12.45%) HTML
6 25 (10.37%) SOAP
7 23 (9.54%) .NET
8 22 (9.13%) REST
9 20 (8.30%) jQuery
9 20 (8.30%) EJB
9 20 (8.30%) CSS
10 17 (7.05%) XML
10 17 (7.05%) HTML5
11 16 (6.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (6.22%) Apache Camel
12 15 (6.22%) Gherkin
12 15 (6.22%) Hibernate
13 14 (5.81%) Middleware
14 13 (5.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.98%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.56%) Wiki
4 8 (3.32%) CMDB
5 6 (2.49%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.49%) Clustering
6 5 (2.07%) STB
6 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.66%) PKI
7 4 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.66%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.66%) W3C
7 4 (1.66%) DataPower
8 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.24%) Tandem
9 2 (0.83%) Online Games
9 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (43.15%) Linux
2 57 (23.65%) Windows
3 30 (12.45%) UNIX
4 26 (10.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.39%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.15%) CentOS
7 8 (3.32%) AIX
8 7 (2.90%) Solaris
9 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.24%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.24%) HPUX
11 3 (1.24%) SUSE
12 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.41%) zOS
13 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (70.95%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (45.23%) Scrum
3 79 (32.78%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (29.88%) TDD
5 48 (19.92%) DevOps
6 46 (19.09%) Configuration Management
7 45 (18.67%) Software Delivery
8 44 (18.26%) User Stories
9 41 (17.01%) SDLC
10 36 (14.94%) Open Source
11 34 (14.11%) Project Management
12 29 (12.03%) Software Engineering
13 28 (11.62%) OO
13 28 (11.62%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (7.88%) BDD
15 18 (7.47%) Kanban
15 18 (7.47%) Test Scripting
16 16 (6.64%) Waterfall
17 15 (6.22%) Release Management
18 12 (4.98%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (53.11%) Java
2 41 (17.01%) Python
3 33 (13.69%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.37%) Perl
5 23 (9.54%) C#
6 18 (7.47%) SQL
7 17 (7.05%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.05%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.98%) C
8 12 (4.98%) Ruby
9 7 (2.90%) C++
9 7 (2.90%) PHP
10 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.24%) VBScript
10 3 (1.24%) Korn
10 3 (1.24%) Groovy
10 3 (1.24%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.24%) Scala
11 2 (0.83%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 57 (23.65%) Security Cleared
2 35 (14.52%) DV Cleared
3 23 (9.54%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.47%) Degree
5 10 (4.15%) ISTQB
5 10 (4.15%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (1.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.66%) MCPD
6 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.24%) ISEB
7 3 (1.24%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.41%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.41%) RHCE
8 1 (0.41%) PMP
8 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.37%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.32%) Varnish
2 7 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.49%) Docker
4 4 (1.66%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.24%) NFS
5 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.24%) vCloud
6 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (21.16%) Puppet
2 20 (8.30%) Vagrant
2 20 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.32%) BladeLogic
4 6 (2.49%) Nagios
5 3 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.24%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.83%) logstash
6 2 (0.83%) Kibana
7 1 (0.41%) yum
7 1 (0.41%) SELinux
Vendors
1 41 (17.01%) Oracle
2 37 (15.35%) Red Hat
3 15 (6.22%) Adobe
4 13 (5.39%) VMware
5 9 (3.73%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.32%) BMC
7 7 (2.90%) Remedy
8 6 (2.49%) Informatica
8 6 (2.49%) IBM
8 6 (2.49%) Sun
8 6 (2.49%) HP
9 4 (1.66%) SAP
9 4 (1.66%) Cadence
9 4 (1.66%) Google
9 4 (1.66%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.66%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.24%) New Relic
10 3 (1.24%) Perforce
10 3 (1.24%) NetApp
11 1 (0.41%) Hortonworks
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