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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 223 258 268
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +10
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 23 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.053% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.11% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £391 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -
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
3787 4476 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.93% 47.49% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2110 2445 2458
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 241 294
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Berkshire - 8 £488 -
West Sussex - 7 £375 -
Hampshire +19 3 - - 4
Surrey +21 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £344 -
Atlassian
England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (75.56%) JIRA
2 32 (71.11%) Confluence
3 30 (66.67%) Java
4 22 (48.89%) Scrum
5 20 (44.44%) Selenium
5 20 (44.44%) User Stories
6 18 (40.00%) SoapUI
6 18 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 17 (37.78%) Groovy
7 17 (37.78%) QA
7 17 (37.78%) Performance Testing
7 17 (37.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
8 16 (35.56%) Web Services
9 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
10 13 (28.89%) RESTful
11 12 (26.67%) Gherkin
11 12 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (26.67%) Kanban
11 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
12 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
12 11 (24.44%) API Testing
12 11 (24.44%) Defect Management
12 11 (24.44%) Scala
13 10 (22.22%) DevOps
13 10 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
13 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
13 10 (22.22%) Usability Testing

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 32 (71.11%) Confluence
2 9 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 6 (13.33%) IIS
4 3 (6.67%) Apache
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.44%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
1 2 (4.44%) LDAP
1 2 (4.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.22%) SNMP
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (75.56%) JIRA
2 20 (44.44%) Selenium
3 18 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
5 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (20.00%) Maven
6 8 (17.78%) Ant
6 8 (17.78%) Gradle
6 8 (17.78%) JMeter
7 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
7 7 (15.56%) JUnit
7 7 (15.56%) Vagrant
8 6 (13.33%) Bitbucket
8 6 (13.33%) Hudson
8 6 (13.33%) jMock
8 6 (13.33%) WebDriver
9 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Tester
3 7 (15.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (8.89%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.44%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) Web Services
2 13 (28.89%) RESTful
3 12 (26.67%) Gherkin
4 7 (15.56%) JSON
4 7 (15.56%) Spring
5 6 (13.33%) Ajax
5 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (13.33%) Java EE
5 6 (13.33%) JMS
5 6 (13.33%) REST
5 6 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (6.67%) CSS
6 3 (6.67%) HTML
6 3 (6.67%) XML
6 3 (6.67%) XSD
7 2 (4.44%) JDBC
7 2 (4.44%) SOAP
8 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.22%) LAMP
8 1 (2.22%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.11%) CentOS
3 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Scrum
3 20 (44.44%) User Stories
4 18 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (37.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (37.78%) Performance Testing
6 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
8 12 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (26.67%) Kanban
8 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
9 11 (24.44%) API Testing
9 11 (24.44%) Defect Management
9 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.22%) DevOps
10 10 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
10 10 (22.22%) Security Testing
10 10 (22.22%) Usability Testing
11 8 (17.78%) BDD
12 7 (15.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) Groovy
3 11 (24.44%) Scala
4 8 (17.78%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) ISEB
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Ansible
3 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.11%) Terraform
4 4 (8.89%) Consul
4 4 (8.89%) Pingdom
5 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.22%) Bareos
6 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.22%) Packer
6 1 (2.22%) Rsyslog
6 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) VMware
2 6 (13.33%) AppDynamics
2 6 (13.33%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (8.89%) PagerDuty
4 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.22%) AlienVault
5 1 (2.22%) CA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Juniper
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) New Relic
5 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.22%) Sonatype