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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 371 392 377
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 37 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.089% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -
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
9907 10496 10021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.48% 44.40% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6830 6313
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 206 262
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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 April 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 24 April 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 3 £463 -2.63% 3
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (55.79%) JIRA
2 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (45.26%) Linux
4 40 (42.11%) DevOps
5 37 (38.95%) Oracle
5 37 (38.95%) Confluence
6 36 (37.89%) Java
6 36 (37.89%) Windows
7 31 (32.63%) Scrum
8 26 (27.37%) Security Cleared
9 25 (26.32%) Jenkins
10 24 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (24.21%) Puppet
12 22 (23.16%) SQL
13 21 (22.11%) Finance
13 21 (22.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
14 20 (21.05%) Banking
15 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
15 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
15 17 (17.89%) WebLogic
15 17 (17.89%) Red Hat
16 15 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (14.74%) TDD
17 14 (14.74%) .NET
17 14 (14.74%) UNIX
18 13 (13.68%) Perl
18 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
18 13 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
19 12 (12.63%) Atlassian Bamboo

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (38.95%) Confluence
2 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
2 17 (17.89%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.42%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.37%) JBoss
5 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.26%) IIS
6 5 (5.26%) Jetty
7 4 (4.21%) SAS
8 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.11%) Apache
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) AMQP
2 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (3.16%) DNS
4 2 (2.11%) Firewall
5 1 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.05%) LDAP
5 1 (1.05%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.05%) SAN
5 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.37%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.16%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.11%) QlikView
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.05%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.05%) Mahout
7 1 (1.05%) Big Data
7 1 (1.05%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 53 (55.79%) JIRA
2 25 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
4 12 (12.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (12.63%) Ant
5 11 (11.58%) Maven
6 10 (10.53%) Subversion
6 10 (10.53%) JUnit
7 9 (9.47%) TeamCity
8 8 (8.42%) FishEye
9 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (6.32%) GitLab
11 5 (5.26%) VisualVM
11 5 (5.26%) IntelliJ
11 5 (5.26%) SoapUI
12 4 (4.21%) Mercurial
12 4 (4.21%) FindBugs
12 4 (4.21%) NUnit
12 4 (4.21%) Checkstyle
12 4 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Banking
3 8 (8.42%) Games
4 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.26%) Front Office
6 3 (3.16%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.68%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Release Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Consultant
6 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (6.32%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Author
7 5 (5.26%) Technical Author
7 5 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Support Technician
7 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Build Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Build and Release Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) DevOps Specialist
9 3 (3.16%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 12 (12.63%) Middleware
3 11 (11.58%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (8.42%) Web Services
4 8 (8.42%) JMS
5 7 (7.37%) J2EE
5 7 (7.37%) JSON
6 6 (6.32%) WPF
7 5 (5.26%) WinForms
7 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.26%) Java EE
7 5 (5.26%) REST
8 4 (4.21%) Spring
9 3 (3.16%) SOAP
9 3 (3.16%) CGI
10 2 (2.11%) RESTful
10 2 (2.11%) WF
10 2 (2.11%) WCF
10 2 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Open Source
2 7 (7.37%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.26%) Wiki
4 4 (4.21%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.21%) Online Games
4 4 (4.21%) PKI
5 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.05%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.05%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 43 (45.26%) Linux
2 36 (37.89%) Windows
3 15 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (14.74%) UNIX
5 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.16%) AIX
8 2 (2.11%) CentOS
8 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) DevOps
3 31 (32.63%) Scrum
4 24 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (22.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (14.74%) TDD
7 10 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 8 (8.42%) SOA
8 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.32%) Workflow
9 6 (6.32%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.32%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
10 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.26%) Refactoring
11 4 (4.21%) OO
11 4 (4.21%) Project Management
11 4 (4.21%) Build Automation
12 3 (3.16%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) Java
2 22 (23.16%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) Perl
3 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
4 10 (10.53%) C#
5 8 (8.42%) Python
6 7 (7.37%) Ruby
7 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.26%) VBScript
8 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.21%) C
9 2 (2.11%) F#
9 2 (2.11%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (27.37%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.42%) Degree
5 4 (4.21%) MCPD
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.16%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (24.21%) Puppet
2 13 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.21%) Control-M
3 4 (4.21%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (2.11%) logstash
4 2 (2.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.05%) SELinux
5 1 (1.05%) Kibana
5 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) Oracle
2 17 (17.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.37%) Perforce
4 5 (5.26%) VMware
4 5 (5.26%) IBM
5 3 (3.16%) New Relic
5 3 (3.16%) Informatica
6 2 (2.11%) Reuters
6 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.05%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.05%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.05%) Sybase
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) Syncfusion
7 1 (1.05%) Tableau
7 1 (1.05%) F5