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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 80 70
Rank change year-on-year +28 -10  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.78% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 0.46% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £370 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.80% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 290 439 412
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.45% 47.87% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 304 220
Median daily rate £388 £425 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -0.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 4 28
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.09% +33.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £15.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £26.75 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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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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Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Wilmslow - 1 £315 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Mingle
2 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Trello
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) CMake
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) WiX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Build Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Groovy
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Workday