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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 248 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4527 4209 3513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.88% 47.61% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2368 2052 1635
Average daily rate £375 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.83% +5.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 246 307
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.92 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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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

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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 5 March 2015.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire - 5 £275 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £500 -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (90.91%) JIRA
1 10 (90.91%) Confluence
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) User Stories
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (27.27%) EJB
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) JMS
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) AMQP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (90.91%) Confluence
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) AMQP
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (9.09%) InstallAnywhere
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) Hudson
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) EJB
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) JMS
2 3 (27.27%) Java EE
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 2 (18.18%) SUSE
3 2 (18.18%) HPUX
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) MapReduce
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Korn
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Sun
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp