The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 95 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% - 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
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 - - -
Atlassian
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
699 625 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.39% 44.87% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 293 164
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +0.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.49 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Atlassian across the Manchester region.

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Atlassian
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the Manchester 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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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
Bury - 1 £275 -
Atlassian
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) JMS
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) AMQP
1 8 (88.89%) Confluence
1 8 (88.89%) Hadoop
1 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) Software Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 7 (77.78%) MapReduce
2 7 (77.78%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) Gradle
2 7 (77.78%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) Vagrant
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 7 (77.78%) Mercurial
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (88.89%) Confluence
2 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
1 8 (88.89%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Hadoop
1 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Gradle
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) Mercurial
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JMS
2 7 (77.78%) EJB
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE
2 7 (77.78%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Software Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) MapReduce
2 7 (77.78%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCPD
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Vagrant
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Google