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 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 374 380 394
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 46 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.21% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.47% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 8
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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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
11240 11609 11761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.89% 46.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7272 7557 7142
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 256 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 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
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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 +26 5 £339 -24.72%
Paddington - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Atlassian
England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 85 (88.54%) JIRA
2 64 (66.67%) Confluence
3 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (52.08%) DevOps
5 39 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (38.54%) Configuration Management
7 36 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 36 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 35 (36.46%) Scrum
9 34 (35.42%) TDD
10 31 (32.29%) Java
11 29 (30.21%) Puppet
12 28 (29.17%) Middleware
13 27 (28.13%) JSON
14 26 (27.08%) SOAP
14 26 (27.08%) JBoss
15 25 (26.04%) Linux
16 24 (25.00%) XML
16 24 (25.00%) Pair Programming
16 24 (25.00%) Release Management
17 23 (23.96%) Apache
18 22 (22.92%) RUP
18 22 (22.92%) DSDM
18 22 (22.92%) XSD
18 22 (22.92%) UML
18 22 (22.92%) Maven
18 22 (22.92%) Requirements Analysis
19 19 (19.79%) OSGi
19 19 (19.79%) ActiveMQ
19 19 (19.79%) Apache Camel

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (66.67%) Confluence
2 23 (23.96%) Apache
3 10 (10.42%) OpenStack
4 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.21%) Apache Pig
6 5 (5.21%) GemFire
6 5 (5.21%) Node.js
6 5 (5.21%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.08%) CMS
7 2 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.04%) SAS
8 1 (1.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.29%) GitHub
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) AMQP
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.04%) MVNO
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.46%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (5.21%) Impala
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.21%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.21%) CouchDB
6 4 (4.17%) Pentaho
6 4 (4.17%) RavenDB
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 85 (88.54%) JIRA
2 36 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 36 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 22 (22.92%) Maven
4 10 (10.42%) TeamCity
5 8 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (8.33%) Subversion
6 4 (4.17%) Ant
6 4 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.13%) FishEye
7 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.13%) Selenium
8 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.08%) NUnit
9 1 (1.04%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.04%) VisualVM
9 1 (1.04%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.04%) JUnit
9 1 (1.04%) Gradle
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Financial Institution
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Developer
2 18 (18.75%) Middleware Developer
3 17 (17.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Administrator
5 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Configuration Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.08%) GUI Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (2.08%) IT Support
10 2 (2.08%) Payments Business Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) iOS Developer
10 2 (2.08%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.17%) Middleware
2 27 (28.13%) JSON
3 26 (27.08%) SOAP
4 24 (25.00%) XML
5 22 (22.92%) XSD
6 19 (19.79%) OSGi
6 19 (19.79%) ActiveMQ
6 19 (19.79%) Apache Camel
7 11 (11.46%) Web Services
8 9 (9.38%) .NET
9 7 (7.29%) HTML
10 5 (5.21%) CSS
11 4 (4.17%) RESTful
11 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (3.13%) JMS
12 3 (3.13%) HTML5
12 3 (3.13%) Spring
13 2 (2.08%) WPF
13 2 (2.08%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Wiki
2 7 (7.29%) Open Source
3 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Streaming Music
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
6 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.04%) Linux
2 17 (17.71%) Windows
3 13 (13.54%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.17%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.08%) DevOps
3 39 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (38.54%) Configuration Management
5 35 (36.46%) Scrum
6 34 (35.42%) TDD
7 24 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 24 (25.00%) Release Management
8 22 (22.92%) RUP
8 22 (22.92%) DSDM
8 22 (22.92%) UML
8 22 (22.92%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.29%) User Stories
11 5 (5.21%) Low Latency
11 5 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.21%) Migration
11 5 (5.21%) ITIL
11 5 (5.21%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.29%) Java
2 14 (14.58%) SQL
3 12 (12.50%) C#
4 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.25%) Perl
6 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.21%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.08%) C
9 1 (1.04%) Golang
9 1 (1.04%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) MCITP
5 2 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) MCSE
5 2 (2.08%) MCSA
5 2 (2.08%) PhD
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) Xen
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (30.21%) Puppet
2 18 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.08%) Nagios
3 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) JBoss
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.58%) Oracle
4 11 (11.46%) VMware
5 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.21%) ION Trading
6 4 (4.17%) Greenplum
7 3 (3.13%) Tableau
8 2 (2.08%) F5
8 2 (2.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.08%) Citrix
8 2 (2.08%) NetApp
8 2 (2.08%) Adobe
8 2 (2.08%) Cisco
9 1 (1.04%) Perforce
9 1 (1.04%) hybris
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) Fujitsu
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