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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 262 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.087% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.19% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£355 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £247 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £339 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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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 4281 4120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.55% 46.49% 48.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2124 2046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 237 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.48 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -13.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.02 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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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

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
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 3 August 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 +1 3 £313 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £355 -
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 18 (90.00%) JIRA
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Confluence
4 10 (50.00%) User Stories
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) JUnit
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (30.00%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (30.00%) Spring
7 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Struts
7 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
7 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Java EE
9 4 (20.00%) JMS
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 4 (20.00%) Puppet
9 4 (20.00%) Kanban
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (55.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
1 3 (15.00%) AMQP
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) JIRA
2 9 (45.00%) JUnit
3 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 3 (15.00%) Ant
4 3 (15.00%) Gradle
5 2 (10.00%) Gerrit
6 1 (5.00%) jMock
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Test Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Struts
1 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
1 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (20.00%) Java EE
2 4 (20.00%) JMS
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) EJB
3 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) HPUX
4 2 (10.00%) SUSE
4 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (50.00%) User Stories
3 6 (30.00%) Extreme Programming
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.00%) Release Management
8 1 (5.00%) Test Management
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Korn
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk