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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 155 148 138
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.13% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £361 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
1697 1652 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.79% 43.76% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 859 666
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 98 92
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
Cheshire 0 2 £513 +20.58% 1
Manchester -10 2 £227 -54.65% 3
Lancashire - 2 - -
Atlassian
England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (75.00%) JIRA
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Web Services
3 14 (58.33%) Confluence
4 12 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
10 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) RESTful
10 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (20.83%) DevOps
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) SAS
10 5 (20.83%) MySQL
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) Python
11 4 (16.67%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) .NET
11 4 (16.67%) OOD
11 4 (16.67%) TDD
11 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 4 (16.67%) Ruby

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 14 (58.33%) Confluence
2 5 (20.83%) SAS
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail
3 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (12.50%) GitHub
3 3 (12.50%) Route 53
4 2 (8.33%) Google Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (12.50%) DataStax
3 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) QlikView
5 1 (4.17%) SAS EBI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) JIRA
2 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (12.50%) GitLab
5 2 (8.33%) Android Studio
5 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) Gradle
5 2 (8.33%) Maven
5 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.17%) Hudson
6 1 (4.17%) NuGet
6 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) UX Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) CSS3
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) Java EE
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
6 2 (8.33%) Cocoa
6 2 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (8.33%) iOS SDK
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) UIKit
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) OOD
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) MapReduce
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
6 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Squid
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Nessus
2 3 (12.50%) Oozie
2 3 (12.50%) Rundeck
3 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 3 (12.50%) Endeca
2 3 (12.50%) Hortonworks
2 3 (12.50%) Qualys
3 2 (8.33%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Teradata
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Aprimo
4 1 (4.17%) Rally
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