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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 238 270 240
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 24 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.031% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.066% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 2
Median daily rate £390 £355 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +21.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £351 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £359 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4293 4551 4321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.62% 47.52% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2512 2562 2125
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 214 245
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £40.00 £42.50
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 28 July 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 28 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
West Sussex - 14 £370 -
East Sussex +12 5 £350 -1.40%
Berkshire 0 2 £408 - 2
Surrey - 2 £425 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £435 -
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) JIRA
3 26 (61.90%) Confluence
4 24 (57.14%) Java
5 20 (47.62%) User Stories
6 19 (45.24%) Finance
7 18 (42.86%) Performance Testing
7 18 (42.86%) Unit Testing
7 18 (42.86%) QA
8 17 (40.48%) Web Services
8 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
9 16 (38.10%) SoapUI
9 16 (38.10%) Gradle
9 16 (38.10%) Ant
9 16 (38.10%) ISEB
9 16 (38.10%) TDD
9 16 (38.10%) Java EE
9 16 (38.10%) Selenium
9 16 (38.10%) Groovy
10 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (35.71%) BDD
10 15 (35.71%) Spring
10 15 (35.71%) Maven
10 15 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (33.33%) Integration Testing
11 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
11 14 (33.33%) JMS
11 14 (33.33%) JUnit
12 13 (30.95%) IIS
12 13 (30.95%) WebSphere MQ

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 26 (61.90%) Confluence
2 13 (30.95%) IIS
3 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
1 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (66.67%) JIRA
2 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
3 16 (38.10%) Ant
3 16 (38.10%) Gradle
3 16 (38.10%) Selenium
3 16 (38.10%) SoapUI
4 15 (35.71%) Maven
5 14 (33.33%) JUnit
6 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
6 13 (30.95%) Hudson
6 13 (30.95%) JMeter
6 13 (30.95%) jMock
6 13 (30.95%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 9 (21.43%) QA Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Java Analyst Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Developer in Test
6 7 (16.67%) Java Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Test Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
8 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
8 5 (11.90%) QA Automation Analyst
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum Master
8 5 (11.90%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Web Services
2 16 (38.10%) Java EE
3 15 (35.71%) Spring
4 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (33.33%) JMS
5 13 (30.95%) Ajax
5 13 (30.95%) REST
5 13 (30.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (11.90%) Velocity
7 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
7 3 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.38%) EJB
8 1 (2.38%) GWT
8 1 (2.38%) JDBC
8 1 (2.38%) Sensu
8 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
1 11 (26.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) User Stories
3 18 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 18 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 15 (35.71%) BDD
5 15 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 13 (30.95%) Compatibility Testing
7 13 (30.95%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (30.95%) Functional Testing
7 13 (30.95%) Regression Testing
7 13 (30.95%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (28.57%) Scrum
9 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.29%) Coaching
10 6 (14.29%) DevOps
11 5 (11.90%) Project Governance
11 5 (11.90%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) Groovy
3 4 (9.52%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) Scala
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) ISEB
2 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
3 11 (26.19%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) SELinux
3 1 (2.38%) Bareos
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Rally
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
4 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle