The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 396 476 538
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +62
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 263 171 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.68% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 119 45
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £505 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Atlassian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Atlassian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Atlassian
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Atlassian within the UK.

Atlassian Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Atlassian
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Atlassian Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Atlassian
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian within the UK.

Atlassian Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Atlassian
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +65 259 £475 +18.75% 51
London +60 193 £500 +17.64% 29
City of London +51 30 £463 +2.77% 6
South East +19 25 £390 +9.85% 10
West Midlands - 14 £379 - 1
West Sussex - 12 £380 - 2
Croydon -6 11 - - 2
Shropshire - 11 £370 -
Telford - 10 £370 -
North West -1 9 £361 -21.89% 6
South West -4 9 £385 +18.46% 4
Gloucestershire - 8 £385 - 1
East Sussex +15 6 £350 -1.40% 3
Cheltenham - 6 £385 -
Leeds +2 5 £425 +6.25%
Yorkshire +2 5 £425 +13.33%
West Yorkshire +1 5 £425 +13.33%
Berkshire +7 4 £404 - 2
Crawley - 4 £400 - 2
Maidenhead - 4 £404 -
Liverpool - 3 - - 1
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 £450 -
Cheshire 0 2 £513 +20.58% 1
Manchester -10 2 £227 -54.65% 3
Preston - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Woking - 2 £425 -
Lancashire - 2 - -

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 381 (72.71%) JIRA
2 355 (67.75%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (58.40%) Confluence
4 255 (48.66%) DevOps
5 222 (42.37%) Linux
6 208 (39.69%) Java
7 190 (36.26%) Puppet
8 189 (36.07%) Jenkins
9 186 (35.50%) Git (software)
10 152 (29.01%) Security Cleared
11 150 (28.63%) Continuous Integration
12 147 (28.05%) Scrum
13 133 (25.38%) Amazon AWS
14 125 (23.85%) Maven
15 109 (20.80%) Python
16 107 (20.42%) SC Cleared
17 100 (19.08%) Ruby
18 97 (18.51%) JavaScript
19 96 (18.32%) Shell Script
20 95 (18.13%) Ansible
21 93 (17.75%) Sonatype Nexus
21 93 (17.75%) Finance
21 93 (17.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 87 (16.60%) Software Engineering
22 87 (16.60%) Configuration Management
23 86 (16.41%) Docker
24 85 (16.22%) TDD
25 81 (15.46%) HTML
25 81 (15.46%) Oracle
26 80 (15.27%) OpenStack

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 306 (58.40%) Confluence
2 80 (15.27%) OpenStack
3 55 (10.50%) Apache
4 48 (9.16%) Elasticsearch
5 40 (7.63%) Tomcat
6 37 (7.06%) IIS
7 21 (4.01%) WebLogic
8 20 (3.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (2.86%) JBoss
9 15 (2.86%) SharePoint
10 13 (2.48%) CMS
11 8 (1.53%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.34%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.95%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.95%) SAS
14 4 (0.76%) nginx
15 3 (0.57%) Jetty
16 2 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
16 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
17 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 48 (9.16%) HipChat
2 14 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.91%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.76%) MS Office
6 4 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.38%) MS Project
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 133 (25.38%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (6.11%) SaaS
5 16 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (2.86%) PaaS
7 12 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (2.10%) Lucidchart
9 10 (1.91%) IaaS
10 9 (1.72%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (1.34%) GitHub
12 7 (1.34%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.95%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.76%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.16%) DNS
2 34 (6.49%) OpenVPN
3 29 (5.53%) OpenLDAP
3 29 (5.53%) SSH
4 18 (3.44%) Internet
5 15 (2.86%) AMQP
5 15 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.67%) LDAP
7 11 (2.10%) HTTP
8 6 (1.15%) Firewall
9 5 (0.95%) Intranet
10 4 (0.76%) DHCP
10 4 (0.76%) FTP
10 4 (0.76%) IPsec
11 3 (0.57%) VPN
12 2 (0.38%) SSL
13 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (11.83%) Hadoop
2 54 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (8.59%) MongoDB
4 37 (7.06%) NoSQL
5 26 (4.96%) Big Data
6 19 (3.63%) SQL Server
7 11 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (1.91%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.53%) MySQL
11 6 (1.15%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.15%) Pentaho
11 6 (1.15%) QlikView
11 6 (1.15%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.95%) OrientDB
13 4 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.76%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 381 (72.71%) JIRA
2 189 (36.07%) Jenkins
3 186 (35.50%) Git (software)
4 125 (23.85%) Maven
5 93 (17.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 93 (17.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 76 (14.50%) Bitbucket
7 72 (13.74%) Ant
8 68 (12.98%) JIRA Agile
9 60 (11.45%) Selenium
10 56 (10.69%) Gradle
10 56 (10.69%) JUnit
11 51 (9.73%) Subversion
12 50 (9.54%) SonarQube
13 43 (8.21%) TeamCity
14 35 (6.68%) Vagrant
15 33 (6.30%) FishEye
16 29 (5.53%) Liquibase
17 28 (5.34%) ClearCase
18 27 (5.15%) Cucumber
General
1 93 (17.75%) Finance
2 46 (8.78%) Banking
3 22 (4.20%) Retail
4 15 (2.86%) Marketing
5 11 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.53%) Front Office
6 8 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.34%) Legal
8 6 (1.15%) Back Office
8 6 (1.15%) Billing
8 6 (1.15%) Publishing
9 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.76%) Electronics
10 4 (0.76%) Local Government
11 3 (0.57%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 135 (25.76%) Developer
2 123 (23.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (7.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 37 (7.06%) Analyst
5 34 (6.49%) Architect
6 30 (5.73%) Java Developer
6 30 (5.73%) Linux Engineer
7 29 (5.53%) Applications Developer
8 25 (4.77%) Scrum Master
9 24 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 23 (4.39%) Consultant
10 23 (4.39%) Java Engineer
11 22 (4.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 22 (4.20%) Project Manager
12 21 (4.01%) Senior DevOps
13 20 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 19 (3.63%) Support Engineer
14 19 (3.63%) Test Analyst
15 17 (3.24%) Lead DevOps
16 15 (2.86%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (15.46%) HTML
2 66 (12.60%) ELK Stack
3 65 (12.40%) CSS
4 56 (10.69%) Web Services
5 46 (8.78%) .NET
6 45 (8.59%) HTML5
6 45 (8.59%) REST
7 41 (7.82%) AngularJS
8 40 (7.63%) Java EE
9 33 (6.30%) Spring
10 32 (6.11%) jQuery
11 29 (5.53%) CSS3
11 29 (5.53%) JSON
11 29 (5.53%) MCollective
11 29 (5.53%) Software Packaging
12 28 (5.34%) Sensu
13 25 (4.77%) Ajax
13 25 (4.77%) JMS
14 23 (4.39%) SOAP
15 21 (4.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.97%) User Experience
2 28 (5.34%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.48%) Biometrics
6 10 (1.91%) Blackberry
6 10 (1.91%) Fixed Income
6 10 (1.91%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.91%) Wiki
7 9 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (1.72%) Derivative
8 8 (1.53%) PKI
9 6 (1.15%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (0.95%) Economics
10 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.95%) Equities
10 5 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 222 (42.37%) Linux
2 75 (14.31%) Windows
3 71 (13.55%) CentOS
4 48 (9.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (8.59%) Unix
6 31 (5.92%) Ubuntu
7 24 (4.58%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.58%) Windows Server
8 21 (4.01%) Android
9 13 (2.48%) Windows Phone
10 12 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.91%) webOS
11 10 (1.91%) Windows Phone 7
12 6 (1.15%) Solaris
12 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.57%) Fedora
15 2 (0.38%) AIX
15 2 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (67.75%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (48.66%) DevOps
3 150 (28.63%) Continuous Integration
4 147 (28.05%) Scrum
5 87 (16.60%) Configuration Management
5 87 (16.60%) Software Engineering
6 85 (16.22%) TDD
7 67 (12.79%) Open Source
8 59 (11.26%) Service Management
9 57 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 56 (10.69%) BDD
11 44 (8.40%) SDLC
12 41 (7.82%) Test Automation
13 40 (7.63%) Integration Testing
14 39 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (7.25%) Coaching
15 38 (7.25%) Workflow
16 37 (7.06%) Performance Testing
16 37 (7.06%) User Stories
17 35 (6.68%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 208 (39.69%) Java
2 109 (20.80%) Python
3 100 (19.08%) Ruby
4 97 (18.51%) JavaScript
5 96 (18.32%) Shell Script
6 69 (13.17%) SQL
7 44 (8.40%) Perl
8 36 (6.87%) C#
9 32 (6.11%) Bash Shell
10 29 (5.53%) Groovy
11 25 (4.77%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.82%) C++
13 18 (3.44%) Scala
14 17 (3.24%) PL/SQL
15 16 (3.05%) C
16 11 (2.10%) PHP
17 9 (1.72%) VBA
18 8 (1.53%) Bourne shell
18 8 (1.53%) Korn
19 7 (1.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (29.01%) Security Cleared
2 107 (20.42%) SC Cleared
3 43 (8.21%) DV Cleared
4 31 (5.92%) Degree
5 25 (4.77%) ISEB
6 23 (4.39%) ISTQB
7 17 (3.24%) CTC Cleared
8 9 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.95%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.57%) CISSP
12 2 (0.38%) MBA
12 2 (0.38%) MCAD
12 2 (0.38%) MCSD
12 2 (0.38%) MCTS
12 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.19%) GIAC
13 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.73%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (16.41%) Docker
2 34 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.92%) Squid
4 29 (5.53%) Postfix
4 29 (5.53%) vCloud
5 21 (4.01%) Active Directory
6 16 (3.05%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.29%) vSphere
8 7 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.15%) KVM
10 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.19%) Samba
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.19%) Xen
11 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 190 (36.26%) Puppet
2 95 (18.13%) Ansible
3 59 (11.26%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (8.97%) Terraform
5 43 (8.21%) ZABBIX
6 40 (7.63%) logstash
7 37 (7.06%) Kibana
8 31 (5.92%) Kubernetes
9 29 (5.53%) Rancher
10 26 (4.96%) Graphite
10 26 (4.96%) Packer
10 26 (4.96%) Uchiwa
11 16 (3.05%) Nagios
12 12 (2.29%) Consul
12 12 (2.29%) Grafana
13 10 (1.91%) Control-M
14 9 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (1.34%) BladeLogic
15 7 (1.34%) SCCM
16 3 (0.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 81 (15.46%) Oracle
2 66 (12.60%) VMware
3 58 (11.07%) Red Hat
4 48 (9.16%) Google
5 37 (7.06%) Microsoft
6 31 (5.92%) Sonatype
7 27 (5.15%) MuleSoft
8 26 (4.96%) Adobe
9 25 (4.77%) ForgeRock
10 16 (3.05%) BMC
10 16 (3.05%) Hortonworks
11 15 (2.86%) IBM
12 13 (2.48%) Splunk
13 12 (2.29%) Rally
14 11 (2.10%) HP
15 8 (1.53%) AppDynamics
15 8 (1.53%) WSO2
16 7 (1.34%) New Relic
16 7 (1.34%) Remedy
17 6 (1.15%) Greenplum
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £601 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 6months+
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £610 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £301 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago