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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 363 376 398
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 52 43 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £269 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £254 £325
% change year-on-year
+77.33% -21.92%
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
11074 11322 11266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.83% 45.38% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7407 7469 6989
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £594 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 228 302
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.98 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +21 4 £525 +16.66%
Westminster - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Atlassian
England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 94 (92.16%) JIRA
2 72 (70.59%) Confluence
3 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (50.98%) DevOps
5 41 (40.20%) Git (software)
6 39 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (38.24%) Jenkins
7 37 (36.27%) Java
8 35 (34.31%) Scrum
9 34 (33.33%) TDD
9 34 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 33 (32.35%) Puppet
11 31 (30.39%) Linux
12 28 (27.45%) Middleware
13 26 (25.49%) JBoss
13 26 (25.49%) JSON
14 25 (24.51%) Release Management
14 25 (24.51%) SOAP
15 23 (22.55%) XML
15 23 (22.55%) Pair Programming
16 22 (21.57%) Apache
16 22 (21.57%) Maven
17 21 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
17 21 (20.59%) RUP
17 21 (20.59%) DSDM
17 21 (20.59%) XSD
17 21 (20.59%) UML
18 19 (18.63%) ActiveMQ
19 18 (17.65%) OSGi
19 18 (17.65%) SQL

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 72 (70.59%) Confluence
2 26 (25.49%) JBoss
3 22 (21.57%) Apache
4 14 (13.73%) OpenStack
5 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.88%) WebLogic
7 6 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (4.90%) Apache Pig
8 5 (4.90%) Node.js
8 5 (4.90%) Apache Solr
8 5 (4.90%) GemFire
8 5 (4.90%) Apache Spark
9 3 (2.94%) IIS
10 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.96%) CMS
10 2 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.98%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.98%) Jetty
11 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) AMQP
3 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.98%) MVNO
4 1 (0.98%) Intranet
4 1 (0.98%) HTTP
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) NoSQL
2 15 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (5.88%) MySQL
5 5 (4.90%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.90%) CouchDB
5 5 (4.90%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.90%) Couchbase
5 5 (4.90%) Impala
6 4 (3.92%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.92%) RavenDB
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 94 (92.16%) JIRA
2 41 (40.20%) Git (software)
3 39 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 22 (21.57%) Maven
5 13 (12.75%) Subversion
6 12 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (10.78%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.90%) Ant
8 5 (4.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.92%) FishEye
9 4 (3.92%) Selenium
9 4 (3.92%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.96%) NUnit
11 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.98%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.98%) NDepend
12 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Developer
2 21 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.86%) Consultant
5 7 (6.86%) Administrator
6 6 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Business Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (1.96%) GUI Developer
9 2 (1.96%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (1.96%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) .NET Developer
9 2 (1.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (27.45%) Middleware
2 26 (25.49%) JSON
3 25 (24.51%) SOAP
4 23 (22.55%) XML
5 21 (20.59%) XSD
6 19 (18.63%) ActiveMQ
7 18 (17.65%) OSGi
7 18 (17.65%) Apache Camel
8 10 (9.80%) .NET
9 9 (8.82%) Web Services
10 8 (7.84%) HTML
11 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
11 6 (5.88%) RESTful
12 5 (4.90%) CSS
13 4 (3.92%) HTML5
14 3 (2.94%) REST
14 3 (2.94%) JMS
14 3 (2.94%) Spring
14 3 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (1.96%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Wiki
2 8 (7.84%) Open Source
3 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.96%) Streaming Music
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.98%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.98%) User Experience
7 1 (0.98%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.98%) NHS
7 1 (0.98%) Online Games
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.39%) Linux
2 17 (16.67%) Windows
3 16 (15.69%) UNIX
4 4 (3.92%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.98%) Android
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (50.98%) DevOps
3 39 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (34.31%) Scrum
5 34 (33.33%) TDD
5 34 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 25 (24.51%) Release Management
7 23 (22.55%) Pair Programming
8 21 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
8 21 (20.59%) UML
8 21 (20.59%) RUP
8 21 (20.59%) DSDM
9 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.86%) SOA
10 7 (6.86%) User Stories
11 6 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.90%) ITIL
12 5 (4.90%) MVC
12 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.27%) Java
2 18 (17.65%) SQL
3 13 (12.75%) C#
4 10 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.84%) Perl
6 7 (6.86%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.86%) Ruby
7 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.96%) C
8 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Golang
9 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) Degree
3 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) MCSE
4 2 (1.96%) MCSA
4 2 (1.96%) PhD
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (32.35%) Puppet
2 14 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.96%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.98%) logstash
4 1 (0.98%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle
3 11 (10.78%) VMware
4 5 (4.90%) ION Trading
4 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.92%) Greenplum
6 3 (2.94%) Tableau
7 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 2 (1.96%) NetApp
8 1 (0.98%) Perforce
8 1 (0.98%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.98%) hybris
8 1 (0.98%) Telerik
8 1 (0.98%) Google
8 1 (0.98%) Fujitsu
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