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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 336 363 356
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 59 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.11% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 18 6
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£517 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £435 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9537 9889 8903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.44% 45.28% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6350 6402 5638
Average daily rate £425 £423 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 224 285
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 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 January 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 +21 9 £650 +26.82% 4
Hammersmith - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (70.27%) JIRA
2 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (49.55%) DevOps
4 54 (48.65%) Confluence
5 47 (42.34%) Java
6 41 (36.94%) Linux
6 41 (36.94%) Scrum
7 39 (35.14%) Puppet
8 38 (34.23%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (34.23%) Git (software)
9 35 (31.53%) Jenkins
10 26 (23.42%) TDD
10 26 (23.42%) Oracle
10 26 (23.42%) JBoss
11 25 (22.52%) Middleware
11 25 (22.52%) Maven
12 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
13 23 (20.72%) Release Management
13 23 (20.72%) Windows
14 22 (19.82%) SQL
14 22 (19.82%) JSON
15 20 (18.02%) SOAP
15 20 (18.02%) Apache
15 20 (18.02%) Banking
15 20 (18.02%) Configuration Management
16 18 (16.22%) Finance
16 18 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
16 18 (16.22%) Pair Programming
16 18 (16.22%) WebLogic
16 18 (16.22%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 54 (48.65%) Confluence
2 26 (23.42%) JBoss
3 20 (18.02%) Apache
4 18 (16.22%) WebLogic
5 12 (10.81%) OpenStack
5 12 (10.81%) WebSphere
6 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.60%) SAS
8 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.80%) Jetty
9 1 (0.90%) Node.js
9 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.80%) GitHub
2 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) DNS
2 4 (3.60%) AMQP
3 3 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.90%) Intranet
5 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.41%) MySQL
5 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.80%) QlikView
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 78 (70.27%) JIRA
2 38 (34.23%) Git (software)
3 35 (31.53%) Jenkins
4 25 (22.52%) Maven
5 16 (14.41%) Subversion
5 16 (14.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (12.61%) Ant
7 8 (7.21%) TeamCity
8 7 (6.31%) FishEye
8 7 (6.31%) JUnit
9 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.60%) GitLab
10 4 (3.60%) NUnit
10 4 (3.60%) Checkstyle
10 4 (3.60%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.60%) FindBugs
10 4 (3.60%) Selenium
11 3 (2.70%) Gerrit
11 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.80%) VisualVM
General
1 20 (18.02%) Banking
2 18 (16.22%) Finance
3 7 (6.31%) Games
4 6 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.90%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (27.03%) Developer
2 15 (13.51%) Middleware Developer
3 14 (12.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Consultant
6 8 (7.21%) Release Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) DevOps Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) Author
7 6 (5.41%) Technical Author
8 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Support Technician
9 4 (3.60%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.60%) Tester
9 4 (3.60%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 4 (3.60%) Build Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) Middleware
2 22 (19.82%) JSON
3 20 (18.02%) SOAP
4 18 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
5 17 (15.32%) XML
6 16 (14.41%) XSD
6 16 (14.41%) OSGi
6 16 (14.41%) Apache Camel
7 14 (12.61%) .NET
8 8 (7.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (5.41%) RESTful
9 6 (5.41%) REST
10 5 (4.50%) .NET Framework
10 5 (4.50%) J2EE
10 5 (4.50%) HTML
10 5 (4.50%) Web Services
11 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.60%) JMS
11 4 (3.60%) Spring
11 4 (3.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Open Source
2 8 (7.21%) Wiki
3 6 (5.41%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.80%) Online Games
7 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.90%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.94%) Linux
2 23 (20.72%) Windows
3 18 (16.22%) UNIX
4 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.90%) Android
8 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (49.55%) DevOps
3 41 (36.94%) Scrum
4 38 (34.23%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (23.42%) TDD
6 23 (20.72%) Release Management
7 20 (18.02%) Configuration Management
8 18 (16.22%) Pair Programming
9 16 (14.41%) UML
9 16 (14.41%) RUP
9 16 (14.41%) DSDM
9 16 (14.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (9.01%) SOA
11 7 (6.31%) Refactoring
12 6 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (5.41%) Workflow
12 6 (5.41%) Integration Testing
13 5 (4.50%) User Stories
13 5 (4.50%) BDD
13 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) Java
2 22 (19.82%) SQL
3 13 (11.71%) Perl
4 11 (9.91%) Ruby
4 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
4 11 (9.91%) C#
5 9 (8.11%) Python
6 5 (4.50%) VBScript
6 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.80%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.80%) F#
8 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) DV Cleared
4 10 (9.01%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.80%) MCPD
6 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (35.14%) Puppet
2 6 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.60%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (3.60%) Control-M
4 3 (2.70%) logstash
5 2 (1.80%) Kibana
6 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) Oracle
2 10 (9.01%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.21%) VMware
4 4 (3.60%) IBM
4 4 (3.60%) Perforce
5 2 (1.80%) Reuters
5 2 (1.80%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.90%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.90%) Syncfusion
6 1 (0.90%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.90%) F5
6 1 (0.90%) Tableau
6 1 (0.90%) Telerik
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.90%) HP
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