Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 174 112 173
Rank change year-on-year -62 +61 +26
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 13 16 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.77% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 2.23% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 20
10th Percentile £412 £329 £395
25th Percentile £469 £455 £412
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £543 £600 £444
Median % change year-on-year -9.58% +35.21% -19.32%
75th Percentile £708 £638 £561
90th Percentile £820 £690 £630
Central London median daily rate £543 £600 £473
% change year-on-year -9.58% +26.98% -14.09%

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 1,330 717 1,927
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.73% 34.50% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,029 508 1,474
10th Percentile £350 £263 £242
25th Percentile £463 £408 £385
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.09%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £588
90th Percentile £725 £650 £661
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 33
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £12.11
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.65 £16.08
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.95%
75th Percentile £40.75 £22.88 £23.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £23.43 £26.75
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 12 (92.31%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Confluence
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (23.08%) Project Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Docker
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
5 3 (23.08%) Service Design
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) CA
6 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
6 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
6 2 (15.38%) Borland
6 2 (15.38%) Rational Robot

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 (46.15%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
1 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
1 2 (15.38%) Tricentis Tosca
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) NuGet
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) NeoLoad
3 2 (15.38%) Rational Robot
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) SilkTest
3 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) FishEye
4 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
4 1 (7.69%) RSpec
4 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Social Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (7.69%) gRPC
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) PostGIS
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Swagger
2 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
1 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
1 2 (15.38%) Tandem
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Project Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Service Design
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (7.69%) Cobbler
3 1 (7.69%) Packer
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Borland
2 2 (15.38%) CA
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle