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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 496 505 542
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +37
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 82 64 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.13% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.29% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 19
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
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
23881 22408 24568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.70% 46.46% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13824 12877 12857
Average daily rate £399 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
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 1099 1030 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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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

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 46 £413 -2.94% 13
East of England -8 17 £425 +6.25% 1
North West - 12 £265 -
South East +6 6 £450 +50.00% 5
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 115 (76.16%) JIRA
2 87 (57.62%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (57.62%) Confluence
3 65 (43.05%) Java
4 57 (37.75%) Scrum
4 57 (37.75%) Git (software)
5 55 (36.42%) Linux
6 52 (34.44%) DevOps
7 47 (31.13%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (27.81%) TDD
9 41 (27.15%) UML
10 39 (25.83%) Configuration Management
10 39 (25.83%) Jenkins
11 36 (23.84%) SQL
12 34 (22.52%) Oracle
12 34 (22.52%) Finance
13 33 (21.85%) UNIX
14 31 (20.53%) Apache
14 31 (20.53%) Tomcat
14 31 (20.53%) JSON
14 31 (20.53%) Puppet
15 28 (18.54%) Middleware
16 27 (17.88%) Release Management
17 26 (17.22%) JBoss
17 26 (17.22%) SOAP
18 25 (16.56%) WebLogic
18 25 (16.56%) Perl
18 25 (16.56%) Maven
19 24 (15.89%) Pair Programming
19 24 (15.89%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 87 (57.62%) Confluence
2 31 (20.53%) Apache
2 31 (20.53%) Tomcat
3 25 (16.56%) WebLogic
4 10 (6.62%) OpenStack
5 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.31%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.31%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.31%) GemFire
6 5 (3.31%) Node.js
6 5 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.32%) IIS
7 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.66%) nginx
8 1 (0.66%) Jetty
8 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.32%) MS Office
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) GitHub
1 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) AMQP
1 7 (4.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (1.32%) MVNO
2 2 (1.32%) SSL
2 2 (1.32%) Firewall
2 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.28%) MySQL
2 11 (7.28%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.31%) CouchDB
6 5 (3.31%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.31%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.31%) Impala
6 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.65%) RavenDB
7 4 (2.65%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.66%) Big Data
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 115 (76.16%) JIRA
2 57 (37.75%) Git (software)
3 39 (25.83%) Jenkins
4 25 (16.56%) Maven
5 16 (10.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (7.95%) Subversion
7 10 (6.62%) TeamCity
8 9 (5.96%) Eclipse
9 8 (5.30%) JUnit
10 7 (4.64%) Gradle
11 6 (3.97%) Mercurial
11 6 (3.97%) Selenium
12 4 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (2.65%) FishEye
12 4 (2.65%) Ant
13 3 (1.99%) NUnit
13 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.32%) RSpec
15 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
General
1 34 (22.52%) Finance
2 5 (3.31%) Banking
2 5 (3.31%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.65%) Games
4 3 (1.99%) Marketing
4 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.99%) Advertising
5 2 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (29.80%) Developer
2 18 (11.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (11.92%) Middleware Developer
3 17 (11.26%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.93%) Architect
5 11 (7.28%) Administrator
5 11 (7.28%) Java Architect
6 8 (5.30%) Consultant
6 8 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.64%) Principal Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Design Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.97%) Analyst
8 6 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.31%) Author
9 5 (3.31%) Technical Author
9 5 (3.31%) Configuration Engineer
9 5 (3.31%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 4 (2.65%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.53%) JSON
2 28 (18.54%) Middleware
3 26 (17.22%) SOAP
4 24 (15.89%) XML
5 22 (14.57%) XSD
6 21 (13.91%) J2EE
7 20 (13.25%) Web Services
8 19 (12.58%) ActiveMQ
8 19 (12.58%) J2SE
8 19 (12.58%) OSGi
8 19 (12.58%) Apache Camel
9 15 (9.93%) .NET
10 10 (6.62%) JMS
11 9 (5.96%) CGI
11 9 (5.96%) HTML
12 8 (5.30%) EJB
12 8 (5.30%) Java EE
13 6 (3.97%) CSS
13 6 (3.97%) RESTful
14 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Open Source
2 13 (8.61%) Wiki
3 8 (5.30%) Clustering
4 7 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.65%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.65%) NHS
6 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.99%) Streaming Music
8 2 (1.32%) User Experience
8 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) PKI
9 1 (0.66%) Online Games
9 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 55 (36.42%) Linux
2 33 (21.85%) UNIX
3 24 (15.89%) Windows
4 19 (12.58%) Solaris
4 19 (12.58%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.65%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.32%) CentOS
8 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.66%) Android
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (57.62%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (37.75%) Scrum
3 52 (34.44%) DevOps
4 47 (31.13%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (27.81%) TDD
6 41 (27.15%) UML
7 39 (25.83%) Configuration Management
8 27 (17.88%) Release Management
9 24 (15.89%) Pair Programming
10 22 (14.57%) RUP
10 22 (14.57%) DSDM
10 22 (14.57%) Requirements Analysis
11 20 (13.25%) Multithreading
12 13 (8.61%) OO
13 11 (7.28%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (7.28%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.28%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (5.30%) OOA/OOD
14 8 (5.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.05%) Java
2 36 (23.84%) SQL
3 25 (16.56%) Perl
4 12 (7.95%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.95%) C#
5 7 (4.64%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.97%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.31%) Ruby
8 3 (1.99%) C
9 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) PHP
10 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.66%) Scala
10 1 (0.66%) Golang
Qualifications
1 20 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.28%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.62%) Degree
4 7 (4.64%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) MCSE
5 2 (1.32%) MCSA
5 2 (1.32%) PhD
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) MCITP
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) KVM
3 2 (1.32%) vCloud
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) Xen
4 1 (0.66%) Squid
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (20.53%) Puppet
2 18 (11.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.65%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.32%) Nagios
4 2 (1.32%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (22.52%) Oracle
2 26 (17.22%) JBoss
3 19 (12.58%) Sun
4 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.61%) VMware
6 11 (7.28%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.96%) Sybase
8 8 (5.30%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (3.31%) ION Trading
10 4 (2.65%) Greenplum
10 4 (2.65%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.99%) Adobe
11 3 (1.99%) IBM
11 3 (1.99%) Tableau
11 3 (1.99%) Xamarin
12 2 (1.32%) F5
12 2 (1.32%) Cisco
12 2 (1.32%) EMC
12 2 (1.32%) Citrix
12 2 (1.32%) NetApp
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