Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 157 192
Rank change year-on-year +40 +35 +36
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 16 33 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.71% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 1.82% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 54
Median daily rate £575 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% -2.22%
10th Percentile £334 £400 £416
90th Percentile £638 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £575 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 734 1,814 2,553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.84% 38.89% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 1,363 1,908
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £278 £240 £228
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 34 47
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.95% +3.89%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.44 £12.56
90th Percentile £25.59 £27.18 £27.25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.95% -

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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 24 February 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Confluence
2 8 (50.00%) Docker
3 7 (43.75%) Azure
3 7 (43.75%) AWS
3 7 (43.75%) Information Security
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) Puppet
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (37.50%) Kubernetes
4 6 (37.50%) Ansible
5 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) Log Correlation
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon Cognito
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Perl
5 5 (31.25%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (25.00%) QA

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 8 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (6.25%) Mule
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) AWS
1 7 (43.75%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon Cognito
3 2 (12.50%) Slack
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
4 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) AMQP
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) GoCD
4 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 2 (12.50%) FishEye
6 2 (12.50%) Hudson
6 2 (12.50%) jMock
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) CloudOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) JAXB
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) JTA
2 2 (12.50%) JTS
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) FpML
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Murex MxML
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Equities
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) Log Correlation
4 5 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) Secure Coding
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Cloud Operations
6 3 (18.75%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
1 5 (31.25%) Python
1 5 (31.25%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Java 8
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (18.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Ansible
1 6 (37.50%) Kubernetes
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Rundeck
3 1 (6.25%) Consul
3 1 (6.25%) Pingdom
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (12.50%) Murex
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Meraki
3 1 (6.25%) PagerDuty
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy