Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 January 2019 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.

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England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 129 163
Rank change year-on-year -33 +34 +28
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 32 71 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 1.48% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 3.28% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 50 12
East of England median daily rate £550 £450 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +49.01% -46.31%
10th Percentile £361 £310 £228
90th Percentile £604 £600 £444
England median daily rate £503 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +0.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £42.25 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.87% - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £44.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.82% -7.37% -5.00%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,173 2,165 2,176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 48.27% 45.23% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,259 1,224 1,191
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £198 £206 £209
90th Percentile £575 £594 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 138 176
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.69 £10.40 £10.75
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.06% -0.06% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Atlassian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Atlassian in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 11 £700 +62.32% 1
Essex -13 10 £579 +10.24% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 5 £425 +11.84% 4
Bedfordshire +9 4 £475 +5.56% 1
Suffolk -3 2 £400 -5.88%
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England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 28 (87.50%) JIRA
2 18 (56.25%) Confluence
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Java
5 12 (37.50%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) DevOps
6 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
7 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
8 9 (28.13%) Ansible
9 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (25.00%) Perl
9 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
10 7 (21.88%) Ruby
10 7 (21.88%) Web Services
10 7 (21.88%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (18.75%) User Stories
11 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (15.63%) ITIL
12 5 (15.63%) GitHub
12 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
12 5 (15.63%) Docker

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (56.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) GitHub
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.38%) Office 365
5 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.13%) Serverless
6 1 (3.13%) Stackdriver
6 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Redis
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (87.50%) JIRA
2 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
4 5 (15.63%) GitLab
5 4 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (9.38%) Maven
6 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
6 3 (9.38%) Subversion
7 2 (6.25%) Ant
7 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 1 (3.13%) Checkstyle
8 1 (3.13%) Cobertura
8 1 (3.13%) Gradle
8 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.38%) RESTful
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
3 2 (6.25%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) wxPython
4 1 (3.13%) Ajax
4 1 (3.13%) boto
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) Memcached
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.13%) XHTML
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) RIA
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (21.88%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (18.75%) User Stories
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Data Transformation
8 4 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 4 (12.50%) Microservices
8 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) Perl
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) Groovy
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.38%) Scala
7 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) Terraform
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Rancher
4 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.13%) HP ALM
4 1 (3.13%) Kibana
4 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.13%) logstash
4 1 (3.13%) Mesos
4 1 (3.13%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) New Relic
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) Sonatype
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk