The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 264 253 254
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 19 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.16% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.34% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 1
Median daily rate £363 £350 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4708 4659 4381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.86% 46.15% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2818 2487 2202
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 256 257
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Atlassian
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Atlassian
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Atlassian
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
East Sussex +1 6 £356 +1.78% 1
Berkshire 0 5 £400 +45.45%
West Sussex - 5 £385 -
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £300 -40.00%
Surrey - 1 £415 - 1
Atlassian
England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) JIRA
4 12 (52.17%) Confluence
5 10 (43.48%) Gradle
5 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
5 10 (43.48%) Java EE
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 10 (43.48%) Ant
6 9 (39.13%) Spring
6 9 (39.13%) Maven
6 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (39.13%) BDD
7 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
7 8 (34.78%) JUnit
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) JMS
8 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
8 7 (30.43%) ISEB
8 7 (30.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (30.43%) IIS
8 7 (30.43%) JMeter
8 7 (30.43%) Ajax
8 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
8 7 (30.43%) WebDriver
8 7 (30.43%) Hudson
8 7 (30.43%) SoapUI

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (52.17%) Confluence
2 7 (30.43%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) JIRA
2 10 (43.48%) Ant
2 10 (43.48%) Gradle
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Maven
4 8 (34.78%) JUnit
5 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
5 7 (30.43%) Hudson
5 7 (30.43%) JMeter
5 7 (30.43%) jMock
5 7 (30.43%) Selenium
5 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
5 7 (30.43%) WebDriver
6 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
7 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (17.39%) Electronics
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Analyst Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Developer in Test
4 5 (21.74%) Java Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Architect
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
5 4 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (17.39%) QA Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Java EE
2 9 (39.13%) Spring
3 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 8 (34.78%) JMS
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
4 7 (30.43%) Ajax
4 7 (30.43%) REST
4 7 (30.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (13.04%) Velocity
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) EJB
6 1 (4.35%) GWT
6 1 (4.35%) JDBC
6 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Ergonomics
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) BDD
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Compatibility Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (30.43%) Functional Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
4 7 (30.43%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Coaching
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) User Stories
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Groovy
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) APMP
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Rally
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle