Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 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
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 108 193
Rank change year-on-year -54 +85 +40
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 11 16 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.90% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 2.45% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 35
10th Percentile £406 £408 £407
25th Percentile £468 £490 £428
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £575 £575
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +10.84%
75th Percentile £722 £638 £638
90th Percentile £825 £674 £665
Central London median daily rate £550 £575 £575
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +4.55%

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 1,291 652 2,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.58% 36.59% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 471 1,801
10th Percentile £325 £300 £263
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £725 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £533 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.50% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 51
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.16 £13.88 £12.76
Median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -20.83% -12.20% +9.63%
75th Percentile £23.00 £21.00 £23.21
90th Percentile £25.98 £22.20 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £14.25 £17.97 £20.67
% change year-on-year -20.68% -13.07% +9.63%

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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 15 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Confluence
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Social Skills
3 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Design
5 2 (18.18%) PMO
5 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) API Design
5 2 (18.18%) RAML
5 2 (18.18%) Reinsurance
5 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (18.18%) Gradle
5 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
5 2 (18.18%) Ansible
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Data Structures

Atlassian
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 6 (54.55%) Confluence
2 4 (36.36%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) GeoServer
4 1 (9.09%) Headless CMS
4 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
1 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Miro
2 1 (9.09%) NuGet
2 1 (9.09%) Power Platform
2 1 (9.09%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) FishEye
3 1 (9.09%) RSpec
3 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (36.36%) Social Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Content Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA Developer
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) RAML
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) PostGIS
2 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
1 2 (18.18%) Reinsurance
1 2 (18.18%) Tandem
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Design
4 2 (18.18%) API Design
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
2 1 (9.09%) Packer
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase