Period
to 7 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 7 April 2020 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.

Atlassian
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 181 234
Rank change year-on-year +30 +53 -54
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 29 65 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.95% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 2.43% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 57 22
Median daily rate £500 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £392 £421 £401
90th Percentile £675 £650 £723
Central London median daily rate £438 £550 £600
% change year-on-year -20.45% -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,561 2,673 2,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.92% 39.14% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,098 1,990 2,026
Median daily rate £475 £500 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.90% +6.94%
10th Percentile £238 £261 £280
90th Percentile £650 £660 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 65
Median hourly rate £19.35 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% -0.79% +18.20%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.43 £33.68 £31.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +3.90% -10.47% +34.38%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Atlassian as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Atlassian in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Atlassian in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 25 (86.21%) JIRA
2 23 (79.31%) Confluence
3 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) Scrum
5 14 (48.28%) DevOps
6 13 (44.83%) Azure
7 12 (41.38%) TDD
8 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
9 9 (31.03%) RESTful
9 9 (31.03%) Kanban
9 9 (31.03%) .NET
9 9 (31.03%) Web Services
10 8 (27.59%) C#
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) GitHub
11 7 (24.14%) Kubernetes
12 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
12 6 (20.69%) API Design
12 6 (20.69%) Jest
12 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
12 6 (20.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (20.69%) AWS
12 6 (20.69%) PaaS
12 6 (20.69%) Data Mapping
12 6 (20.69%) MySQL
12 6 (20.69%) Python
12 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
13 5 (17.24%) Windows
13 5 (17.24%) Java
13 5 (17.24%) CSS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 23 (79.31%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Zeplin
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Azure
2 7 (24.14%) GitHub
3 6 (20.69%) AWS
3 6 (20.69%) PaaS
4 3 (10.34%) npm
4 3 (10.34%) Serverless
5 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Functions
5 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.45%) G Suite
6 1 (3.45%) GCP
6 1 (3.45%) IaaS
6 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
1 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) JIRA
2 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
4 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket Server
4 3 (10.34%) Cypress.io
4 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.45%) webpack
6 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
1 3 (10.34%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Azure Developer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps Developer
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 3 (10.34%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) React Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) User Researcher
7 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
1 9 (31.03%) RESTful
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) Jest
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) Express
4 4 (13.79%) OAuth
4 4 (13.79%) OAuth2
4 4 (13.79%) React
4 4 (13.79%) Redux
5 3 (10.34%) Node.js
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) YAML
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) CSS3
7 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Scrum
3 14 (48.28%) DevOps
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 9 (31.03%) Kanban
6 6 (20.69%) API Design
6 6 (20.69%) Data Mapping
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Fintech
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure as Code
8 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Technical Debt
8 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
6 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.90%) Go
7 2 (6.90%) Groovy
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (17.24%) Terraform
3 4 (13.79%) Ansible
4 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.34%) Puppet
5 2 (6.90%) MIIS
6 1 (3.45%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) TOWER Software
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Okta
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle