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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 370 383 370
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 32 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.094% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £320 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+60.86% -
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
9530 9875 9410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.57% 44.07% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6223 6354 6044
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 222 227
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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

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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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +14 5 £700 +33.33% 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Harrow - - - -
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (57.78%) JIRA
2 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (45.56%) Java
3 41 (45.56%) Confluence
4 38 (42.22%) Linux
5 33 (36.67%) DevOps
6 31 (34.44%) Scrum
7 30 (33.33%) Oracle
8 29 (32.22%) Windows
9 27 (30.00%) Security Cleared
10 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 21 (23.33%) Puppet
11 21 (23.33%) SQL
12 20 (22.22%) Banking
13 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
14 18 (20.00%) DV Cleared
15 17 (18.89%) Finance
16 16 (17.78%) TDD
17 15 (16.67%) .NET
17 15 (16.67%) WebLogic
18 14 (15.56%) Perl
18 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
18 14 (15.56%) SC Cleared
19 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 13 (14.44%) WebSphere
19 13 (14.44%) Middleware
19 13 (14.44%) Subversion
20 12 (13.33%) Maven
20 12 (13.33%) Ant

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (45.56%) Confluence
2 15 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 13 (14.44%) WebSphere
4 10 (11.11%) JBoss
5 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.56%) Jetty
6 5 (5.56%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.44%) SAS
7 4 (4.44%) Apache
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.11%) nginx
9 1 (1.11%) IIS
9 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) AMQP
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.44%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.11%) LDAP
4 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.22%) QlikView
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (57.78%) JIRA
2 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
4 13 (14.44%) Subversion
5 12 (13.33%) Maven
5 12 (13.33%) Ant
6 11 (12.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (12.22%) FishEye
7 9 (10.00%) JUnit
8 8 (8.89%) TeamCity
9 7 (7.78%) GitLab
10 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (5.56%) SoapUI
11 5 (5.56%) IntelliJ
11 5 (5.56%) VisualVM
12 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (4.44%) Checkstyle
12 4 (4.44%) FindBugs
12 4 (4.44%) Gradle
12 4 (4.44%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (22.22%) Banking
2 17 (18.89%) Finance
3 8 (8.89%) Games
4 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.56%) Front Office
6 3 (3.33%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Developer
2 13 (14.44%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.00%) Consultant
3 9 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Release Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
6 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 5 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Author
6 5 (5.56%) Support Technician
6 5 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.56%) Author
7 4 (4.44%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Build and Release Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Applications Support Technician
8 3 (3.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) .NET
2 13 (14.44%) Middleware
3 10 (11.11%) JSON
4 9 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (8.89%) JMS
6 6 (6.67%) J2EE
6 6 (6.67%) Web Services
6 6 (6.67%) WPF
7 5 (5.56%) SOAP
7 5 (5.56%) WinForms
7 5 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.44%) Java EE
8 4 (4.44%) XML
8 4 (4.44%) RESTful
8 4 (4.44%) REST
9 3 (3.33%) Apache Camel
9 3 (3.33%) OSGi
9 3 (3.33%) XSD
9 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Open Source
2 7 (7.78%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.44%) Wiki
4 4 (4.44%) Online Games
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.11%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Linux
2 29 (32.22%) Windows
3 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (13.33%) UNIX
5 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.11%) AIX
8 1 (1.11%) CentOS
8 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) DevOps
3 31 (34.44%) Scrum
4 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.78%) TDD
6 10 (11.11%) SOA
7 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.89%) Release Management
8 6 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.67%) Workflow
9 5 (5.56%) Refactoring
9 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.44%) Build Automation
10 4 (4.44%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.44%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.44%) BDD
10 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.33%) UML
11 3 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.56%) Java
2 21 (23.33%) SQL
3 14 (15.56%) Perl
4 11 (12.22%) C#
4 11 (12.22%) PowerShell
5 10 (11.11%) Ruby
5 10 (11.11%) Python
6 5 (5.56%) VBScript
6 5 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.33%) C
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.22%) F#
8 2 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (15.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.78%) Degree
5 4 (4.44%) MCPD
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (23.33%) Puppet
2 7 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (4.44%) Control-M
4 2 (2.22%) logstash
5 1 (1.11%) Kibana
5 1 (1.11%) SELinux
5 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.78%) Perforce
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (2.22%) Reuters
5 2 (2.22%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) Syncfusion
6 1 (1.11%) F5
6 1 (1.11%) Tableau
6 1 (1.11%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.11%) Cloudera