Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 112
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 -13
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 0.62% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 1.40% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -2.94% +61.90%
10th Percentile £306 £365 £413
90th Percentile £388 £438 £438
North West median daily rate £438 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% -13.16% +32.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Atlassian is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 574 643 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.13% 44.41% 35.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 430 452
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £228 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 38
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.93 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.39% +5.79% -8.49%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £9.80
90th Percentile £26.00 £22.05 £33.98
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £17.75 £17.17
% change year-on-year -10.65% +3.38% +7.31%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Atlassian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 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 24 November 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 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (40.00%) WiX
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow

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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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) CMake
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) WiX
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Build Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) API Testing
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
1 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware