Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 170 199 214
Rank change year-on-year +29 +15 -40
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 27 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.76% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 2.01% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 48 29
City of London median daily rate £473 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.09% +10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £395 £405 £396
90th Percentile £630 £650 £690
Central London median daily rate £498 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.55% +10.00% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,954 2,536 2,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.58% 37.88% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,478 1,871 2,060
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -1.91% +7.61%
10th Percentile £254 £225 £278
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 55 54
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +6.86% -19.54%
10th Percentile £12.19 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £27.25 £30.93
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.95% - -1.58%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Atlassian as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 22 (81.48%) JIRA
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (74.07%) Confluence
4 13 (48.15%) Scrum
5 12 (44.44%) RESTful
6 11 (40.74%) Azure
6 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) TDD
7 10 (37.04%) DevOps
8 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 8 (29.63%) Java
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) .NET
10 7 (25.93%) MySQL
10 7 (25.93%) C#
10 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
10 7 (25.93%) Ansible
10 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
11 6 (22.22%) PaaS
11 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
11 6 (22.22%) Jest
11 6 (22.22%) CSS
11 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
11 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (22.22%) QA
12 5 (18.52%) Selenium
12 5 (18.52%) Banking
12 5 (18.52%) Kanban
12 5 (18.52%) Groovy

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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 20 (74.07%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Zeplin
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Azure
2 6 (22.22%) PaaS
3 4 (14.81%) AWS
3 4 (14.81%) GitHub
4 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) npm
4 2 (7.41%) SaaS
4 2 (7.41%) Serverless
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (3.70%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) G Suite
5 1 (3.70%) GCP
5 1 (3.70%) IaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Route 53
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
3 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.70%) DB2
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) JIRA
2 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
3 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
4 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
5 5 (18.52%) Selenium
6 4 (14.81%) Cypress.io
7 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
7 3 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (7.41%) Ant
8 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket Server
8 2 (7.41%) NUnit
8 2 (7.41%) REST Assured
8 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.70%) JMeter
9 1 (3.70%) JUnit
9 1 (3.70%) Mocha
9 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Azure Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps Developer
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) React Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) JIRA Expert
6 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) RESTful
2 11 (40.74%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) CSS
4 6 (22.22%) Jest
5 5 (18.52%) React
5 5 (18.52%) Redux
6 4 (14.81%) Express
7 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) Node.js
7 3 (11.11%) OAuth
7 3 (11.11%) OAuth2
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
9 1 (3.70%) Autofac
9 1 (3.70%) Kafka
9 1 (3.70%) RxJS
9 1 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) AS400
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) iSeries
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) API Design
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
5 5 (18.52%) Fintech
5 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) API Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.41%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Groovy
3 5 (18.52%) TypeScript
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) ES6
6 1 (3.70%) Java 8
6 1 (3.70%) RPG
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Ansible
2 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
3 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) MIIS
4 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 2 (7.41%) Terraform
5 1 (3.70%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Okta
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Splunk