The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 123 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 10 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £53.00
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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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1123 1284 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.65% 42.86% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 835 521
Average daily rate £365 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 81 56
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £13.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% +23.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £37.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Devon 0 5 £325 -18.75%
Bristol - 5 £425 - 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (10.00%) TestNG
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
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