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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 343 392 377
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -15
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 60 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 19 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +41.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £505 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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 +5 5 £588 +17.50% 2
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 82 (75.23%) JIRA
2 58 (53.21%) DevOps
3 57 (52.29%) Confluence
3 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (38.53%) Java
4 42 (38.53%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (37.61%) Puppet
5 41 (37.61%) Git (software)
6 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
7 37 (33.94%) Scrum
8 36 (33.03%) Linux
9 25 (22.94%) TDD
9 25 (22.94%) JBoss
9 25 (22.94%) SQL
10 24 (22.02%) Maven
11 23 (21.10%) Release Management
11 23 (21.10%) Windows
11 23 (21.10%) Middleware
12 22 (20.18%) Configuration Management
13 21 (19.27%) Banking
13 21 (19.27%) JSON
14 20 (18.35%) Apache
14 20 (18.35%) UNIX
14 20 (18.35%) SOAP
15 19 (17.43%) Oracle
15 19 (17.43%) Subversion
16 18 (16.51%) Security Cleared
16 18 (16.51%) XML
16 18 (16.51%) ActiveMQ
16 18 (16.51%) Pair Programming

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 57 (52.29%) Confluence
2 25 (22.94%) JBoss
3 20 (18.35%) Apache
4 16 (14.68%) OpenStack
5 13 (11.93%) WebLogic
6 8 (7.34%) Tomcat
7 7 (6.42%) WebSphere
8 5 (4.59%) Node.js
8 5 (4.59%) SAS
9 3 (2.75%) IIS
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.92%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.92%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) DNS
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.92%) AMQP
3 1 (0.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.92%) Intranet
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.50%) MySQL
5 4 (3.67%) RavenDB
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.83%) QlikView
6 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (75.23%) JIRA
2 41 (37.61%) Git (software)
3 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
4 24 (22.02%) Maven
5 19 (17.43%) Subversion
6 15 (13.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (11.93%) Ant
8 12 (11.01%) TeamCity
9 6 (5.50%) FishEye
10 5 (4.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (4.59%) Selenium
11 4 (3.67%) JUnit
12 3 (2.75%) NUnit
12 3 (2.75%) Checkstyle
12 3 (2.75%) FindBugs
12 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.75%) Gerrit
13 2 (1.83%) Hudson
13 2 (1.83%) Capybara
13 2 (1.83%) MSI
General
1 21 (19.27%) Banking
2 16 (14.68%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Investment Banking
3 6 (5.50%) Games
4 5 (4.59%) Front Office
5 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (13.76%) Middleware Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Consultant
6 7 (6.42%) Author
6 7 (6.42%) Technical Author
6 7 (6.42%) Release Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) DevOps Specialist
8 4 (3.67%) Build Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Tester
8 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.75%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Support Specialist
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Support Technician
9 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (2.75%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) Middleware
2 21 (19.27%) JSON
3 20 (18.35%) SOAP
4 18 (16.51%) ActiveMQ
4 18 (16.51%) XML
5 16 (14.68%) XSD
5 16 (14.68%) OSGi
5 16 (14.68%) Apache Camel
6 12 (11.01%) .NET
7 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (5.50%) RESTful
9 5 (4.59%) REST
9 5 (4.59%) Web Services
9 5 (4.59%) HTML
10 4 (3.67%) Spring
10 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.75%) CSS
11 3 (2.75%) HTML5
12 2 (1.83%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Open Source
2 11 (10.09%) Wiki
3 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.50%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.92%) Online Games
5 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.03%) Linux
2 23 (21.10%) Windows
3 20 (18.35%) UNIX
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.50%) Ubuntu
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.75%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.21%) DevOps
2 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (38.53%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (33.94%) Scrum
5 25 (22.94%) TDD
6 23 (21.10%) Release Management
7 22 (20.18%) Configuration Management
8 18 (16.51%) Pair Programming
9 16 (14.68%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (14.68%) UML
9 16 (14.68%) RUP
9 16 (14.68%) DSDM
10 10 (9.17%) SOA
11 7 (6.42%) Refactoring
12 6 (5.50%) Integration Testing
12 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (4.59%) MVC
13 5 (4.59%) Workflow
13 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.53%) Java
2 25 (22.94%) SQL
3 13 (11.93%) C#
3 13 (11.93%) Ruby
4 12 (11.01%) Perl
5 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.34%) Python
6 5 (4.59%) VBScript
7 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.92%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) Golang
8 1 (0.92%) F#
8 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.26%) Degree
4 8 (7.34%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.83%) MCITP
6 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.83%) MCSA
6 2 (1.83%) PhD
7 1 (0.92%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.83%) Xen
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (37.61%) Puppet
2 10 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.67%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (3.67%) Control-M
4 3 (2.75%) logstash
5 2 (1.83%) Kibana
6 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Oracle
2 10 (9.17%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.67%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix
5 2 (1.83%) NetApp
5 2 (1.83%) Reuters
5 2 (1.83%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.83%) Perforce
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.92%) HP
6 1 (0.92%) Telerik
6 1 (0.92%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.92%) Syncfusion
6 1 (0.92%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.92%) hybris
6 1 (0.92%) F5
6 1 (0.92%) Tableau
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