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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank 82 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
590 538 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.48% 48.60% 47.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 276 236
Average daily rate £350 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £135 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 39
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.15 £20.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% -15.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.65 £10.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Gradle
2 6 (85.71%) AMQP
2 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) EJB
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
3 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (71.43%) Java EE
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 4 (57.14%) Vagrant

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) AMQP
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Gradle
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
4 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
4 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) Ant
5 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) EJB
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) JavaBeans
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) MapReduce
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCPD
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
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