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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian
Rank 405 488 559
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +71
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 248 153 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.62% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 105 47
Median daily rate £450 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £418
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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
23822 24870 24146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.48% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14676 14571 13634
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 1114 1032
Median hourly rate £20.25 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +89 240 £450 +8.43% 44
London +55 148 £500 +17.64% 24
City of London +51 31 £510 +13.33% 5
South East +34 31 £400 +14.28% 8
West Midlands - 24 £370 - 3
Shropshire - 18 £370 -
Telford - 17 £370 -
West Sussex - 15 £390 -
North West -8 12 £361 -21.89% 3
East Sussex +17 8 £350 - 1
South West -7 8 £385 +18.46% 3
Hertfordshire +26 7 £563 +104.54%
West Yorkshire +10 7 £385 +2.66%
East of England +8 7 £563 +60.71%
Leeds +1 7 £385 +2.66%
Yorkshire 0 7 £385 +2.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £385 - 3
Berkshire -4 5 £400 - 3
Manchester -9 5 £227 -54.65% 1
Maidenhead - 5 £400 -
Cheltenham - 5 £518 -
Scotland - 5 £450 -
Glasgow - 4 £450 -
Crawley - 4 £400 -
Croydon -12 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Malvern - 3 £400 -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Burgess Hill - 3 £310 -
Worthing - 3 £445 -

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 345 (71.13%) JIRA
2 332 (68.45%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (56.49%) Confluence
4 213 (43.92%) DevOps
5 210 (43.30%) Java
6 183 (37.73%) Linux
7 168 (34.64%) Puppet
8 165 (34.02%) Jenkins
9 164 (33.81%) Git (software)
10 133 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
11 130 (26.80%) Security Cleared
12 124 (25.57%) Scrum
13 112 (23.09%) Amazon AWS
14 99 (20.41%) Maven
15 95 (19.59%) TDD
16 94 (19.38%) Python
17 91 (18.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 90 (18.56%) SC Cleared
19 89 (18.35%) JavaScript
20 88 (18.14%) Finance
21 82 (16.91%) Software Engineering
22 79 (16.29%) OpenStack
23 75 (15.46%) Ruby
24 74 (15.26%) Windows
25 69 (14.23%) HTML
25 69 (14.23%) Selenium
26 68 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
26 68 (14.02%) SQL
27 67 (13.81%) Ansible
28 64 (13.20%) Web Services

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
1 274 (56.49%) Confluence
2 79 (16.29%) OpenStack
3 42 (8.66%) Tomcat
4 36 (7.42%) IIS
5 26 (5.36%) Apache
6 22 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (4.54%) JBoss
7 21 (4.33%) WebLogic
8 14 (2.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (1.86%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.86%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.44%) nginx
11 5 (1.03%) CMS
11 5 (1.03%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.03%) SAS
12 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.82%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.62%) Jetty
14 2 (0.41%) Gunicorn
14 2 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 25 (5.15%) HipChat
2 12 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.86%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (1.44%) MS Project
6 5 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.82%) MS Office
7 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 112 (23.09%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (7.01%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (6.19%) SaaS
5 22 (4.54%) PaaS
6 16 (3.30%) IaaS
7 15 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (2.06%) Lucidchart
10 9 (1.86%) Amazon S3
10 9 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (1.65%) GitHub
12 7 (1.44%) Google App Engine
13 5 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (1.03%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.62%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.62%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.92%) DNS
2 18 (3.71%) Internet
3 15 (3.09%) AMQP
3 15 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.47%) HTTP
5 6 (1.24%) Firewall
6 5 (1.03%) DHCP
6 5 (1.03%) FTP
6 5 (1.03%) IPsec
7 4 (0.82%) Intranet
8 3 (0.62%) LDAP
8 3 (0.62%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.41%) SSL
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.45%) MongoDB
2 32 (6.60%) NoSQL
3 29 (5.98%) Hadoop
4 23 (4.74%) Big Data
5 19 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 14 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.89%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (1.86%) MySQL
9 7 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.24%) MariaDB
10 6 (1.24%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.03%) OrientDB
11 5 (1.03%) QlikView
12 3 (0.62%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.62%) Pentaho
12 3 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 345 (71.13%) JIRA
2 165 (34.02%) Jenkins
3 164 (33.81%) Git (software)
4 99 (20.41%) Maven
5 91 (18.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 69 (14.23%) Selenium
7 61 (12.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 52 (10.72%) Gradle
9 51 (10.52%) Bitbucket
10 47 (9.69%) Ant
10 47 (9.69%) TeamCity
11 46 (9.48%) Subversion
12 33 (6.80%) FishEye
12 33 (6.80%) Vagrant
13 32 (6.60%) Cucumber
14 31 (6.39%) JUnit
15 28 (5.77%) JIRA Agile
15 28 (5.77%) SonarQube
16 26 (5.36%) ClearCase
17 20 (4.12%) Hudson
General
1 88 (18.14%) Finance
2 44 (9.07%) Banking
3 15 (3.09%) Retail
4 13 (2.68%) Marketing
5 9 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.03%) Back Office
9 5 (1.03%) Electronics
9 5 (1.03%) Front Office
10 4 (0.82%) Legal
10 4 (0.82%) Local Government
11 3 (0.62%) Billing
11 3 (0.62%) Games
12 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.41%) Law
12 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 137 (28.25%) Developer
2 94 (19.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (8.25%) Java Developer
4 39 (8.04%) Analyst
5 32 (6.60%) Architect
6 30 (6.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 29 (5.98%) Applications Developer
8 28 (5.77%) Scrum Master
9 27 (5.57%) Project Manager
10 25 (5.15%) Support Engineer
11 23 (4.74%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (4.54%) Java Engineer
13 19 (3.92%) Test Analyst
14 18 (3.71%) Consultant
15 16 (3.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 15 (3.09%) Cloud Developer
16 15 (3.09%) Senior Developer
17 14 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 14 (2.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 14 (2.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (14.23%) HTML
2 64 (13.20%) Web Services
3 54 (11.13%) CSS
4 52 (10.72%) REST
5 43 (8.87%) Java EE
6 42 (8.66%) .NET
7 41 (8.45%) HTML5
8 39 (8.04%) Spring
9 35 (7.22%) ELK Stack
10 32 (6.60%) jQuery
11 31 (6.39%) AngularJS
12 30 (6.19%) JMS
12 30 (6.19%) JSON
12 30 (6.19%) SOAP
13 28 (5.77%) CSS3
13 28 (5.77%) Sensu
14 23 (4.74%) Ajax
15 22 (4.54%) XML
16 20 (4.12%) Hibernate
16 20 (4.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.04%) User Experience
2 26 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.74%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.68%) Biometrics
7 11 (2.27%) Wiki
8 9 (1.86%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.86%) Cyberthreat
8 9 (1.86%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.65%) Derivative
9 8 (1.65%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.24%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.24%) PKI
10 6 (1.24%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.03%) Economics
11 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.82%) Equities
12 4 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 183 (37.73%) Linux
2 74 (15.26%) Windows
3 50 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (9.90%) Unix
5 33 (6.80%) CentOS
6 23 (4.74%) Ubuntu
6 23 (4.74%) Windows Server
7 22 (4.54%) Apple iOS
8 19 (3.92%) Android
9 12 (2.47%) Windows Phone
9 12 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.86%) webOS
10 9 (1.86%) Windows Phone 7
11 6 (1.24%) Solaris
11 6 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.62%) Fedora
14 2 (0.41%) AIX
14 2 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (68.45%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (43.92%) DevOps
3 133 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
4 124 (25.57%) Scrum
5 95 (19.59%) TDD
6 82 (16.91%) Software Engineering
7 59 (12.16%) Configuration Management
7 59 (12.16%) Open Source
8 56 (11.55%) BDD
9 47 (9.69%) SDLC
10 40 (8.25%) Integration Testing
11 39 (8.04%) Test Automation
11 39 (8.04%) User Stories
12 36 (7.42%) Performance Testing
13 32 (6.60%) Unit Testing
14 30 (6.19%) SOA
15 29 (5.98%) Release Management
16 28 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (5.77%) Service Management
17 27 (5.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 210 (43.30%) Java
2 94 (19.38%) Python
3 89 (18.35%) JavaScript
4 75 (15.46%) Ruby
5 68 (14.02%) SQL
6 64 (13.20%) Shell Script
7 42 (8.66%) Perl
8 37 (7.63%) Bash Shell
9 31 (6.39%) C#
10 25 (5.15%) PowerShell
11 18 (3.71%) C++
12 17 (3.51%) PL/SQL
13 16 (3.30%) Groovy
14 15 (3.09%) C
15 12 (2.47%) Scala
16 10 (2.06%) PHP
17 8 (1.65%) Bourne shell
17 8 (1.65%) Korn
17 8 (1.65%) VBA
18 7 (1.44%) ES6
Qualifications
1 130 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 90 (18.56%) SC Cleared
3 37 (7.63%) DV Cleared
4 30 (6.19%) Degree
5 21 (4.33%) ISEB
6 19 (3.92%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.03%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.62%) CISSP
10 2 (0.41%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.41%) MCAD
10 2 (0.41%) MCSD
10 2 (0.41%) MCTS
10 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.21%) APMP
11 1 (0.21%) CLAS
11 1 (0.21%) MBA
11 1 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.52%) QA
2 7 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (10.10%) Docker
2 34 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.92%) vSphere
4 10 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.82%) Varnish
6 2 (0.41%) Squid
6 2 (0.41%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.41%) Xen
7 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.21%) Samba
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 168 (34.64%) Puppet
2 67 (13.81%) Ansible
3 54 (11.13%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (5.36%) Graphite
4 26 (5.36%) Packer
4 26 (5.36%) Uchiwa
5 17 (3.51%) ZABBIX
6 15 (3.09%) Nagios
7 12 (2.47%) Consul
7 12 (2.47%) Grafana
7 12 (2.47%) Terraform
8 11 (2.27%) logstash
9 8 (1.65%) Control-M
9 8 (1.65%) Kibana
10 7 (1.44%) SCCM
11 6 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (1.03%) BladeLogic
13 3 (0.62%) Nessus
13 3 (0.62%) Oozie
13 3 (0.62%) SELinux
Vendors
1 60 (12.37%) Red Hat
2 51 (10.52%) Oracle
3 47 (9.69%) Google
4 37 (7.63%) Microsoft
4 37 (7.63%) VMware
5 27 (5.57%) MuleSoft
6 25 (5.15%) ForgeRock
7 19 (3.92%) Adobe
8 16 (3.30%) BMC
8 16 (3.30%) Hortonworks
9 12 (2.47%) IBM
9 12 (2.47%) Rally
9 12 (2.47%) Splunk
10 11 (2.27%) AppDynamics
11 10 (2.06%) New Relic
12 9 (1.86%) HP
13 8 (1.65%) WSO2
14 5 (1.03%) Murex
14 5 (1.03%) Remedy
14 5 (1.03%) SAP
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