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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian
UK
Rank 353 427 534
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +107
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 264 203 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 0.90% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 146 56
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £538 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - -

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
20211 22470 23940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.20% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12533 13459 13746
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 838 976
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +19.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Atlassian within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Atlassian Hourly Rate Histogram 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 February 2017. 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 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 +77 249 £475 +11.76% 55
London +58 164 £500 +11.11% 24
City of London +12 26 £650 +23.80% 8
Tyne and Wear - 26 £463 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 26 £463 - 4
North East - 26 £463 - 5
South West +26 14 £463 +15.62% 1
South East +27 13 £300 -22.58% 6
East of England +11 12 £313 -39.32% 6
Hertfordshire +9 11 £306 -40.53% 3
Wales +16 9 £463 +27.58% 2
Swansea - 8 £425 - 1
West Wales - 8 £425 - 1
West Sussex -5 7 £300 -7.69% 1
Swindon - 7 - -
Wiltshire - 7 - -
Berkshire +23 5 £375 +7.14% 1
North West +17 5 £375 -21.05% 12
Yorkshire -7 5 £200 -52.94%
Bristol - 5 - -
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
Crawley - 5 £300 -
Scotland +24 4 £325 -13.33%
Glasgow +2 4 £325 -13.33%
Rickmansworth - 4 £291 -
Croydon - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 £200 -
Sheffield - 4 £200 -
Manchester +10 3 £375 - 3
Hungerford - 3 £253 -

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 524 (82.39%) JIRA
2 440 (69.18%) Confluence
3 416 (65.41%) Agile Software Development
4 263 (41.35%) Java
5 250 (39.31%) Jenkins
6 247 (38.84%) DevOps
7 238 (37.42%) Linux
7 238 (37.42%) Git (software)
8 235 (36.95%) Scrum
9 227 (35.69%) Continuous Integration
10 168 (26.42%) Puppet
11 147 (23.11%) Amazon AWS
12 144 (22.64%) Security Cleared
13 135 (21.23%) Ansible
13 135 (21.23%) Docker
14 133 (20.91%) JavaScript
15 131 (20.60%) Maven
16 128 (20.13%) Bitbucket
17 123 (19.34%) Oracle
18 120 (18.87%) Python
19 113 (17.77%) Sonatype Nexus
20 112 (17.61%) Continuous Delivery
20 112 (17.61%) Configuration Management
21 105 (16.51%) SC Cleared
22 101 (15.88%) Selenium
23 97 (15.25%) Kanban
23 97 (15.25%) Finance
24 95 (14.94%) Unix
24 95 (14.94%) Windows
25 92 (14.47%) Atlassian Bamboo

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
1 440 (69.18%) Confluence
2 67 (10.53%) Apache
3 50 (7.86%) Tomcat
4 41 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (5.82%) OpenStack
6 27 (4.25%) WebLogic
7 24 (3.77%) IIS
8 21 (3.30%) WebSphere
9 15 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (2.36%) SharePoint
10 13 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.73%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.73%) CMS
12 10 (1.57%) nginx
13 8 (1.26%) JBoss
14 5 (0.79%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.63%) Jetty
15 4 (0.63%) Liferay
15 4 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
16 3 (0.47%) Mule
Applications
1 36 (5.66%) HipChat
2 12 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.57%) MS Office
4 5 (0.79%) MS Project
5 4 (0.63%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Maximo
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 147 (23.11%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (3.14%) Amazon S3
6 19 (2.99%) GitHub
7 16 (2.52%) Trello
8 11 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 11 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (1.26%) SaaS
11 6 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.94%) Route 53
12 5 (0.79%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.63%) Office 365
14 3 (0.47%) PaaS
15 2 (0.31%) G Suite
16 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.96%) DNS
2 45 (7.08%) Firewall
3 44 (6.92%) LDAP
4 36 (5.66%) VPN
5 26 (4.09%) OpenVPN
6 25 (3.93%) SSH
7 24 (3.77%) OpenLDAP
8 21 (3.30%) SSL
9 20 (3.14%) SNMP
10 11 (1.73%) Internet
10 11 (1.73%) Kerberos
11 9 (1.42%) LAN
12 8 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (1.26%) WAN
13 7 (1.10%) HTTP
13 7 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (1.10%) TCP/IP
14 5 (0.79%) AMQP
15 3 (0.47%) Bluetooth
16 2 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (11.95%) Hadoop
2 73 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (6.29%) Oracle Database
4 39 (6.13%) SQL Server
5 34 (5.35%) Big Data
6 28 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
7 21 (3.30%) MySQL
7 21 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 11 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.10%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.63%) DB2
13 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.63%) Sqoop
14 3 (0.47%) HBase
15 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 524 (82.39%) JIRA
2 250 (39.31%) Jenkins
3 238 (37.42%) Git (software)
4 131 (20.60%) Maven
5 128 (20.13%) Bitbucket
6 113 (17.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 101 (15.88%) Selenium
8 92 (14.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 73 (11.48%) JUnit
10 65 (10.22%) SoapUI
11 60 (9.43%) Ant
11 60 (9.43%) TeamCity
12 56 (8.81%) Cucumber
13 53 (8.33%) WebDriver
14 44 (6.92%) Vagrant
15 38 (5.97%) Subversion
16 37 (5.82%) JIRA Agile
17 34 (5.35%) SonarQube
18 27 (4.25%) ClearCase
18 27 (4.25%) JBehave
General
1 97 (15.25%) Finance
2 55 (8.65%) Banking
3 23 (3.62%) Retail
4 13 (2.04%) Publishing
5 10 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.63%) Front Office
7 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.47%) Electronics
8 3 (0.47%) Marketing
8 3 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (27.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 90 (14.15%) Developer
3 52 (8.18%) Architect
3 52 (8.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 51 (8.02%) Analyst
5 49 (7.70%) Tester
6 34 (5.35%) Java Engineer
7 33 (5.19%) Consultant
8 32 (5.03%) Administrator
9 31 (4.87%) Automation Tester
10 30 (4.72%) AWS DevOps
10 30 (4.72%) AWS Engineer
10 30 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
11 27 (4.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 26 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 25 (3.93%) Cloud Architect
13 25 (3.93%) Unix Engineer
14 24 (3.77%) Business Analyst
15 22 (3.46%) AWS Architect
16 20 (3.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (13.36%) HTML
2 80 (12.58%) RESTful
3 63 (9.91%) Gherkin
4 59 (9.28%) Elastic Stack
5 57 (8.96%) Software Packaging
6 55 (8.65%) CSS
7 53 (8.33%) .NET
8 51 (8.02%) Spring
9 50 (7.86%) XML
10 47 (7.39%) Web Services
11 46 (7.23%) REST
12 33 (5.19%) JSON
13 31 (4.87%) Hibernate
14 27 (4.25%) Node.js
15 25 (3.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 25 (3.93%) SOAP
16 24 (3.77%) MCollective
17 23 (3.62%) ASP.NET
18 19 (2.99%) HTML5
19 18 (2.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.66%) PKI
3 32 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.46%) iPad
5 16 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.04%) User Experience
8 11 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.57%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.10%) Fintech
11 5 (0.79%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.79%) Derivative
11 5 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.63%) Contactless
12 4 (0.63%) EMV
13 3 (0.47%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.47%) Clustering
13 3 (0.47%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 238 (37.42%) Linux
2 95 (14.94%) Unix
2 95 (14.94%) Windows
3 79 (12.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 63 (9.91%) CentOS
5 41 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 28 (4.40%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.04%) AIX
8 7 (1.10%) Amazon Linux
8 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.63%) Android
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.31%) Solaris
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (65.41%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (38.84%) DevOps
3 235 (36.95%) Scrum
4 227 (35.69%) Continuous Integration
5 112 (17.61%) Configuration Management
5 112 (17.61%) Continuous Delivery
6 97 (15.25%) Kanban
7 86 (13.52%) BDD
8 79 (12.42%) Open Source
9 69 (10.85%) Test Automation
10 68 (10.69%) Software Engineering
11 65 (10.22%) User Stories
12 55 (8.65%) Automated Testing
12 55 (8.65%) Coaching
13 53 (8.33%) OO
13 53 (8.33%) TDD
14 52 (8.18%) Workflow
15 50 (7.86%) E-Commerce
16 41 (6.45%) Service Management
17 40 (6.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 263 (41.35%) Java
2 133 (20.91%) JavaScript
3 120 (18.87%) Python
4 71 (11.16%) Ruby
5 65 (10.22%) SQL
6 59 (9.28%) PowerShell
7 57 (8.96%) C#
8 56 (8.81%) Bash Shell
9 55 (8.65%) Perl
10 52 (8.18%) Shell Script
11 47 (7.39%) Groovy
12 35 (5.50%) Scala
13 17 (2.67%) PHP
14 15 (2.36%) C
15 10 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.94%) Clojure
17 5 (0.79%) ES6
17 5 (0.79%) VBScript
18 4 (0.63%) C++
19 3 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 144 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 105 (16.51%) SC Cleared
3 42 (6.60%) DV Cleared
4 38 (5.97%) Degree
5 26 (4.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 19 (2.99%) CTC Cleared
7 17 (2.67%) ISEB
8 14 (2.20%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.42%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.79%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.47%) MCPD
13 3 (0.47%) Sun Certification
14 2 (0.31%) MCSE
15 1 (0.16%) CCNA
15 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (12.89%) QA
2 14 (2.20%) SDET
3 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 135 (21.23%) Docker
2 52 (8.18%) Active Directory
3 32 (5.03%) vCloud
4 24 (3.77%) Postfix
4 24 (3.77%) Squid
5 12 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.63%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.16%) vSphere
10 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 168 (26.42%) Puppet
2 135 (21.23%) Ansible
3 63 (9.91%) Terraform
4 59 (9.28%) Kubernetes
5 55 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (8.49%) ZABBIX
7 35 (5.50%) Kibana
8 31 (4.87%) logstash
9 30 (4.72%) Consul
10 24 (3.77%) Docker Swarm
10 24 (3.77%) Rancher
11 22 (3.46%) Packer
11 22 (3.46%) yum
12 20 (3.14%) Rsyslog
13 16 (2.52%) Dollar Universe
14 12 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
15 11 (1.73%) Pingdom
16 8 (1.26%) FortiGate
16 8 (1.26%) Forum Sentry
17 7 (1.10%) Icinga
Vendors
1 123 (19.34%) Oracle
2 81 (12.74%) VMware
3 77 (12.11%) Red Hat
4 42 (6.60%) Sonatype
5 36 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 35 (5.50%) AppDynamics
7 34 (5.35%) HP
8 28 (4.40%) CA
9 22 (3.46%) IBM
10 19 (2.99%) Sybase
11 17 (2.67%) TIBCO
12 14 (2.20%) Adobe
13 12 (1.89%) New Relic
14 11 (1.73%) PagerDuty
14 11 (1.73%) Splunk
15 10 (1.57%) Sitecore
16 9 (1.42%) Cloudera
16 9 (1.42%) Sun
17 8 (1.26%) Cisco
17 8 (1.26%) Juniper
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