The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 330 373 376
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +3
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 70 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £53.00
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England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10071 10275 9914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 43.98% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6612 6701 6237
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 214 292
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in London

Atlassian
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Atlassian across the London region.

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in London

Atlassian
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in London

Atlassian
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
City of London +12 10 £438 -12.50% 9
Paddington - 3 £550 -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Isleworth - 1 £375 -
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 78 (67.83%) JIRA
2 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (49.57%) Linux
4 56 (48.70%) Confluence
5 51 (44.35%) Java
6 41 (35.65%) Windows
7 39 (33.91%) Scrum
8 36 (31.30%) DevOps
9 33 (28.70%) Oracle
10 31 (26.96%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (26.09%) Jenkins
12 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
13 27 (23.48%) TDD
13 27 (23.48%) Finance
14 26 (22.61%) Security Cleared
15 23 (20.00%) Puppet
16 21 (18.26%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (16.52%) SQL
17 19 (16.52%) Red Hat
17 19 (16.52%) DV Cleared
18 18 (15.65%) Banking
18 18 (15.65%) Python
18 18 (15.65%) Perl
19 17 (14.78%) PowerShell
20 16 (13.91%) Opscode Chef
20 16 (13.91%) UNIX
21 15 (13.04%) JUnit
21 15 (13.04%) Web Services
21 15 (13.04%) WebLogic
21 15 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 56 (48.70%) Confluence
2 15 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 13 (11.30%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.83%) OpenStack
5 8 (6.96%) Apache
6 7 (6.09%) JBoss
6 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (4.35%) IIS
8 5 (4.35%) Jetty
9 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.61%) SAS
10 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.87%) nginx
11 1 (0.87%) Node.js
11 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Office
2 2 (1.74%) HipChat
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
3 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.74%) IaaS
4 2 (1.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) AMQP
2 6 (5.22%) Internet
3 5 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.61%) LDAP
5 2 (1.74%) DNS
5 2 (1.74%) Firewall
6 1 (0.87%) SAN
6 1 (0.87%) Intranet
6 1 (0.87%) DHCP
6 1 (0.87%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.09%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.09%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.35%) Big Data
6 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.61%) MySQL
7 3 (2.61%) PowerCenter
7 3 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.74%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.74%) HBase
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.87%) QlikView
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.87%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.87%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 78 (67.83%) JIRA
2 30 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
4 15 (13.04%) JUnit
4 15 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (12.17%) FishEye
6 11 (9.57%) Ant
7 9 (7.83%) Gradle
7 9 (7.83%) Cucumber
7 9 (7.83%) ClearCase
7 9 (7.83%) Subversion
7 9 (7.83%) Maven
8 8 (6.96%) Mockito
9 7 (6.09%) IntelliJ
9 7 (6.09%) Mercurial
9 7 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (6.09%) TeamCity
10 5 (4.35%) VisualVM
10 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
10 5 (4.35%) GitLab
General
1 27 (23.48%) Finance
2 18 (15.65%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Games
4 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Front Office
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (23.48%) Developer
2 20 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.70%) Consultant
5 8 (6.96%) Release Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) DevOps Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Support Specialist
10 3 (2.61%) Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Author
10 3 (2.61%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.04%) Web Services
2 13 (11.30%) .NET
3 12 (10.43%) JMS
4 11 (9.57%) Java EE
5 10 (8.70%) JSON
6 9 (7.83%) REST
6 9 (7.83%) CSS
7 8 (6.96%) HTML
7 8 (6.96%) J2EE
7 8 (6.96%) Middleware
8 7 (6.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (6.09%) HTML5
8 7 (6.09%) jQuery
8 7 (6.09%) Spring
9 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (5.22%) PowerMock
9 6 (5.22%) SOAP
10 5 (4.35%) WPF
11 4 (3.48%) Gherkin
11 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) CMDB
1 6 (5.22%) Wiki
1 6 (5.22%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) PKI
2 4 (3.48%) Online Games
3 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.74%) STB
4 1 (0.87%) DTV
4 1 (0.87%) Clustering
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (49.57%) Linux
2 41 (35.65%) Windows
3 16 (13.91%) UNIX
4 15 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.35%) CentOS
6 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.48%) AIX
8 3 (2.61%) Solaris
8 3 (2.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.91%) Scrum
3 36 (31.30%) DevOps
4 31 (26.96%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (23.48%) TDD
6 21 (18.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (13.04%) Software Delivery
8 13 (11.30%) SDLC
9 11 (9.57%) Configuration Management
9 11 (9.57%) Project Management
10 10 (8.70%) Open Source
10 10 (8.70%) User Stories
11 7 (6.09%) OO
11 7 (6.09%) SOA
11 7 (6.09%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.22%) Web Development
12 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.22%) Multithreading
13 5 (4.35%) Workflow
13 5 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (44.35%) Java
2 19 (16.52%) SQL
3 18 (15.65%) Python
3 18 (15.65%) Perl
4 17 (14.78%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.70%) C#
6 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.22%) Ruby
8 5 (4.35%) C
8 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.61%) VBScript
10 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.74%) Scala
10 2 (1.74%) Groovy
10 2 (1.74%) F#
10 2 (1.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (16.52%) DV Cleared
3 11 (9.57%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.83%) Degree
5 4 (3.48%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.61%) MCPD
6 3 (2.61%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Varnish
1 4 (3.48%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.61%) Docker
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (20.00%) Puppet
2 16 (13.91%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.09%) BladeLogic
4 4 (3.48%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.74%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (1.74%) Nagios
5 2 (1.74%) Control-M
6 1 (0.87%) SELinux
6 1 (0.87%) logstash
6 1 (0.87%) Kibana
Vendors
1 33 (28.70%) Oracle
2 19 (16.52%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.96%) VMware
4 7 (6.09%) Perforce
4 7 (6.09%) BMC
4 7 (6.09%) Adobe
5 6 (5.22%) Remedy
6 5 (4.35%) Informatica
7 3 (2.61%) SAP
7 3 (2.61%) IBM
7 3 (2.61%) New Relic
8 1 (0.87%) Reuters
8 1 (0.87%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.87%) Sybase
8 1 (0.87%) Citrix
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.87%) Tableau
8 1 (0.87%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.87%) Cloudera
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