The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 143 171 127
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -44
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 17 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.067% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.17% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Median daily rate £413 £475 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +79.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £435 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £515 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Atlassian
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1613 1814 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.72% 40.52% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 1045 819
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 92 106
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Atlassian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Atlassian
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Atlassian
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Atlassian
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +9 7 £413 -2.94%
Manchester -6 7 £425 -19.04% 4
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
2 12 (42.86%) JIRA
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Puppet
3 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) Confluence
4 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (35.71%) Kanban
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) User Stories
7 7 (25.00%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) UML
9 5 (17.86%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) CSS
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) SAS
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (14.29%) Amazon RDS

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) Confluence
2 5 (17.86%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
3 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (10.71%) GitHub
3 3 (10.71%) Route 53
4 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
3 3 (10.71%) DataStax
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) QlikView
5 1 (3.57%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JIRA
2 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (10.71%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Digital Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Digital Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) Kanban
4 8 (28.57%) User Stories
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) MapReduce
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Analytics
9 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Data Governance
9 2 (7.14%) Open Source
9 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Squid
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Nessus
2 3 (10.71%) Oozie
2 3 (10.71%) Rundeck
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) AppDynamics
3 3 (10.71%) Endeca
3 3 (10.71%) Hortonworks
3 3 (10.71%) Qualys
4 2 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Aprimo
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Rally