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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian
Rank 363 376 409
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 51 47 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.41% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 8
Average daily rate
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£465 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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
11031 11581 11746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.52% 45.91% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7245 7566 7184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 240 321
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 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 1 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 +31 5 £500 +11.11%
Paddington - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 86 (89.58%) JIRA
2 66 (68.75%) Confluence
3 59 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (51.04%) DevOps
5 36 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 35 (36.46%) Git (software)
7 34 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (35.42%) Configuration Management
8 33 (34.38%) Scrum
9 32 (33.33%) Java
9 32 (33.33%) Puppet
10 31 (32.29%) TDD
11 28 (29.17%) Linux
12 26 (27.08%) Middleware
13 24 (25.00%) JSON
14 23 (23.96%) Release Management
14 23 (23.96%) JBoss
14 23 (23.96%) SOAP
15 21 (21.88%) XML
15 21 (21.88%) Pair Programming
16 20 (20.83%) Apache
17 19 (19.79%) RUP
17 19 (19.79%) DSDM
17 19 (19.79%) UML
17 19 (19.79%) XSD
17 19 (19.79%) Requirements Analysis
17 19 (19.79%) Maven
18 18 (18.75%) Windows
19 17 (17.71%) ActiveMQ
19 17 (17.71%) Opscode Chef

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 66 (68.75%) Confluence
2 20 (20.83%) Apache
3 13 (13.54%) OpenStack
4 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (5.21%) Apache Solr
7 5 (5.21%) Node.js
7 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.21%) Apache Pig
7 5 (5.21%) GemFire
7 5 (5.21%) Apache Spark
8 3 (3.13%) IIS
9 2 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (2.08%) CMS
9 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.04%) NServiceBus
10 1 (1.04%) Jetty
10 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) 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%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (13.54%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (7.29%) MySQL
5 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.21%) CouchDB
5 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.21%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.21%) Impala
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.17%) RavenDB
6 4 (4.17%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 86 (89.58%) JIRA
2 36 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 35 (36.46%) Git (software)
4 19 (19.79%) Maven
5 10 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (9.38%) TeamCity
6 9 (9.38%) Subversion
7 5 (5.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (4.17%) Ant
8 4 (4.17%) Selenium
9 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.08%) FishEye
10 2 (2.08%) NUnit
10 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.04%) StyleCop
11 1 (1.04%) NDepend
11 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.04%) JUnit
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (2.08%) Publishing
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (15.63%) Middleware Developer
4 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) Configuration Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.08%) DevOps Consultant
11 2 (2.08%) Xamarin Developer
11 2 (2.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.08%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.08%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.08%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) Middleware
2 24 (25.00%) JSON
3 23 (23.96%) SOAP
4 21 (21.88%) XML
5 19 (19.79%) XSD
6 17 (17.71%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 16 (16.67%) OSGi
8 10 (10.42%) Web Services
9 9 (9.38%) .NET
10 8 (8.33%) HTML
11 6 (6.25%) RESTful
12 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.21%) CSS
13 4 (4.17%) HTML5
14 3 (3.13%) REST
14 3 (3.13%) Spring
14 3 (3.13%) JMS
14 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (2.08%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Wiki
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.25%) Open Source
4 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Streaming Music
6 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.04%) Online Games
7 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
7 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Linux
2 18 (18.75%) Windows
3 14 (14.58%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.17%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (51.04%) DevOps
3 34 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (35.42%) Configuration Management
4 33 (34.38%) Scrum
5 31 (32.29%) TDD
6 23 (23.96%) Release Management
7 21 (21.88%) Pair Programming
8 19 (19.79%) RUP
8 19 (19.79%) DSDM
8 19 (19.79%) UML
8 19 (19.79%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.29%) SOA
10 7 (7.29%) User Stories
11 5 (5.21%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.21%) Time Management
11 5 (5.21%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.21%) ITIL
11 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.33%) Java
2 16 (16.67%) SQL
3 13 (13.54%) C#
4 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.25%) Perl
7 4 (4.17%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) C
8 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) Golang
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCSE
4 2 (2.08%) MCSA
4 2 (2.08%) PhD
4 2 (2.08%) MCITP
4 2 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) KVM
3 2 (2.08%) Xen
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (33.33%) Puppet
2 17 (17.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.08%) Nagios
3 2 (2.08%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.04%) Kibana
4 1 (1.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) JBoss
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.54%) Oracle
4 11 (11.46%) VMware
5 5 (5.21%) ION Trading
5 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.17%) Greenplum
7 3 (3.13%) Tableau
8 2 (2.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.08%) Cisco
8 2 (2.08%) Citrix
8 2 (2.08%) NetApp
8 2 (2.08%) Adobe
8 2 (2.08%) F5
9 1 (1.04%) DevExpress
9 1 (1.04%) hybris
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) Telerik
9 1 (1.04%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.04%) Perforce
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