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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian
Rank 513 528 530
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 120 82 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 56 40
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £425 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £226 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.11% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

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
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Atlassian
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +33 119 £425 - 16
London +64 99 £450 +12.50% 11
City of London +20 18 £400 +22.60% 2
Paddington - 10 £450 -
South West - 6 £350 - 2
South East -29 5 £355 -21.11% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £411 -
Croydon - 4 £450 -
Bedfordshire +12 3 £575 +15.00%
Berkshire 0 3 £313 - 1
East of England -9 3 £575 +35.29% 2
Bristol - 3 £350 - 1
Leeds - 3 £398 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £398 -
Luton +13 2 £575 +15.00%
Exeter - 2 £318 -
East Sussex - 2 £355 -
Devon - 2 £318 - 1
East Midlands -9 1 £425 -
Manchester -25 1 - -
North West -43 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Swindon - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 £425 -
Sheffield - 1 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 £400 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £375 - 1

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 205 (83.00%) JIRA
2 164 (66.40%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (66.40%) Confluence
3 130 (52.63%) Java
4 100 (40.49%) Linux
5 99 (40.08%) Scrum
6 83 (33.60%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (32.79%) Git (software)
8 73 (29.55%) Jenkins
9 72 (29.15%) TDD
10 62 (25.10%) DevOps
11 60 (24.29%) Security Cleared
12 58 (23.48%) Puppet
13 56 (22.67%) Windows
14 49 (19.84%) Configuration Management
15 48 (19.43%) Finance
16 47 (19.03%) Web Services
17 46 (18.62%) Software Delivery
18 43 (17.41%) Apache
18 43 (17.41%) Python
19 39 (15.79%) Open Source
20 38 (15.38%) Maven
21 37 (14.98%) JavaScript
21 37 (14.98%) SDLC
22 36 (14.57%) User Stories
22 36 (14.57%) Java EE
23 34 (13.77%) JSON
23 34 (13.77%) Spring
23 34 (13.77%) Project Management
23 34 (13.77%) DV Cleared

Atlassian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 164 (66.40%) Confluence
2 43 (17.41%) Apache
3 23 (9.31%) JBoss
4 21 (8.50%) Tomcat
5 20 (8.10%) WebSphere
5 20 (8.10%) OpenStack
6 16 (6.48%) WebLogic
7 14 (5.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (5.26%) Node.js
9 7 (2.83%) nginx
9 7 (2.83%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.43%) Jetty
10 6 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (2.02%) IIS
11 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.62%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.21%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (1.21%) Mule
14 2 (0.81%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) MS Project
1 4 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.21%) HipChat
3 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.40%) Mingle
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.21%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.40%) Maximo
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.64%) GitHub
4 5 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.62%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.81%) IaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.69%) AMQP
2 10 (4.05%) Internet
3 7 (2.83%) Firewall
3 7 (2.83%) LDAP
4 5 (2.02%) VPN
4 5 (2.02%) DNS
4 5 (2.02%) DMZ
5 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 20 (8.10%) MySQL
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.29%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.07%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.07%) Oracle Database
6 14 (5.67%) Big Data
7 10 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.62%) DB2
9 4 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.21%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.21%) PowerCenter
10 3 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.81%) Adabas
11 2 (0.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 205 (83.00%) JIRA
2 81 (32.79%) Git (software)
3 73 (29.55%) Jenkins
4 38 (15.38%) Maven
5 31 (12.55%) JUnit
6 30 (12.15%) Cucumber
7 25 (10.12%) Selenium
8 23 (9.31%) Gradle
9 22 (8.91%) Subversion
9 22 (8.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (8.50%) Mercurial
11 16 (6.48%) TeamCity
11 16 (6.48%) Eclipse
12 15 (6.07%) ClearCase
12 15 (6.07%) FishEye
13 13 (5.26%) Mockito
13 13 (5.26%) Ant
14 11 (4.45%) SpecFlow
15 9 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (3.24%) Artifactory
General
1 48 (19.43%) Finance
2 16 (6.48%) Banking
3 5 (2.02%) Retail
4 4 (1.62%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.21%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 77 (31.17%) Developer
2 38 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 29 (11.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (8.50%) Analyst
5 15 (6.07%) Project Manager
6 12 (4.86%) Consultant
6 12 (4.86%) Administrator
7 11 (4.45%) Architect
8 10 (4.05%) QA Analyst
9 9 (3.64%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.64%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (3.24%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (2.83%) Middleware Developer
11 7 (2.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.83%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.03%) Web Services
2 36 (14.57%) Java EE
3 34 (13.77%) JSON
3 34 (13.77%) Spring
4 33 (13.36%) SOAP
4 33 (13.36%) HTML
5 25 (10.12%) .NET
5 25 (10.12%) JMS
5 25 (10.12%) REST
6 23 (9.31%) Apache Camel
7 22 (8.91%) jQuery
8 20 (8.10%) CSS
8 20 (8.10%) XML
9 19 (7.69%) Middleware
10 17 (6.88%) HTML5
11 16 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (6.07%) EJB
12 15 (6.07%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (5.26%) XSD
13 13 (5.26%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.45%) Wiki
4 8 (3.24%) CMDB
5 7 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.02%) Tandem
6 5 (2.02%) STB
7 4 (1.62%) PKI
7 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.62%) W3C
7 4 (1.62%) DataPower
7 4 (1.62%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) User Experience
9 2 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.81%) Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 100 (40.49%) Linux
2 56 (22.67%) Windows
3 26 (10.53%) UNIX
4 21 (8.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.67%) Ubuntu
6 13 (5.26%) CentOS
7 9 (3.64%) Solaris
7 9 (3.64%) AIX
8 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.02%) Mac OS
9 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.81%) Android
10 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.40%) SUSE
11 1 (0.40%) zOS
11 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (66.40%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (40.08%) Scrum
3 83 (33.60%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (29.15%) TDD
5 62 (25.10%) DevOps
6 49 (19.84%) Configuration Management
7 46 (18.62%) Software Delivery
8 39 (15.79%) Open Source
9 37 (14.98%) SDLC
10 36 (14.57%) User Stories
11 34 (13.77%) Project Management
12 32 (12.96%) Software Engineering
13 29 (11.74%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (9.72%) OO
15 22 (8.91%) BDD
16 20 (8.10%) Release Management
17 16 (6.48%) UML
17 16 (6.48%) Waterfall
18 15 (6.07%) Pair Programming
19 14 (5.67%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 130 (52.63%) Java
2 43 (17.41%) Python
3 37 (14.98%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.12%) Perl
5 20 (8.10%) C#
5 20 (8.10%) SQL
6 17 (6.88%) Bash Shell
7 16 (6.48%) PowerShell
8 15 (6.07%) Ruby
9 12 (4.86%) C
10 10 (4.05%) C++
11 9 (3.64%) PHP
12 6 (2.43%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.62%) Scala
14 3 (1.21%) Groovy
14 3 (1.21%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.81%) NATURAL
15 2 (0.81%) JCL
15 2 (0.81%) COBOL
16 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.77%) DV Cleared
3 28 (11.34%) SC Cleared
4 21 (8.50%) Degree
5 11 (4.45%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (4.05%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.21%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.21%) ISEB
9 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.81%) MCPD
9 2 (0.81%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) RHCE
10 1 (0.40%) PMP
10 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.93%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.64%) Docker
2 8 (3.24%) Varnish
3 7 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.02%) vCloud
5 4 (1.62%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.40%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 58 (23.48%) Puppet
2 20 (8.10%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (6.88%) Vagrant
4 8 (3.24%) BladeLogic
5 6 (2.43%) Nagios
6 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.02%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.21%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.81%) logstash
8 2 (0.81%) Kibana
9 1 (0.40%) yum
9 1 (0.40%) Ansible
9 1 (0.40%) SELinux
Vendors
1 32 (12.96%) Red Hat
2 27 (10.93%) Oracle
3 16 (6.48%) Adobe
4 15 (6.07%) VMware
4 15 (6.07%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.24%) IBM
5 8 (3.24%) BMC
6 7 (2.83%) Remedy
7 6 (2.43%) Google
7 6 (2.43%) Informatica
7 6 (2.43%) Sun
7 6 (2.43%) HP
8 5 (2.02%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.02%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.62%) SAP
9 4 (1.62%) Cadence
10 3 (1.21%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.21%) WSO2
10 3 (1.21%) New Relic
11 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago