The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Atlassian products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Atlassian over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

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North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 76 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.41% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £408 £413
% change year-on-year +10.42% -1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - -

Atlassian is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 234 451 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.82% 45.97% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 249 220
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £586 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 22
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.84 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +12.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.14 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Atlassian as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in Cheshire

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Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Trello
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Mingle
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case