Period
to 18 February 2018

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 February 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 160 183
Rank change year-on-year +34 +23 +12
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 75 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.62% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 1.17% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 12 6
East of England median daily rate £450 £302 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.01% -44.46% +8.75%
10th Percentile £311 £228 £510
90th Percentile £587 £444 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +46.67% -40.00% -

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 2,149 2,048 2,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.47% 46.31% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,216 1,158 1,294
East of England median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 237
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £43.65 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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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 February 2018.

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 February 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +16 30 £380 -15.56% 3
Hertfordshire -11 15 £525 +75.00% 1
Essex - 14 £515 - 3
Bedfordshire +2 12 £450 -
Suffolk - 4 £425 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 66 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (82.67%) JIRA
3 56 (74.67%) Java
4 47 (62.67%) Confluence
5 43 (57.33%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (48.00%) Jenkins
7 35 (46.67%) Scrum
8 33 (44.00%) Maven
8 33 (44.00%) JUnit
9 30 (40.00%) SoapUI
9 30 (40.00%) TeamCity
10 29 (38.67%) Test Automation
11 28 (37.33%) Selenium
12 26 (34.67%) Kanban
13 24 (32.00%) RESTful
13 24 (32.00%) Python
13 24 (32.00%) Spring
13 24 (32.00%) TDD
14 23 (30.67%) BDD
14 23 (30.67%) DevOps
15 22 (29.33%) ATDD
15 22 (29.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 22 (29.33%) Web Services
15 22 (29.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 21 (28.00%) Retail
16 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
17 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
17 20 (26.67%) Defect Management
18 18 (24.00%) Perl
18 18 (24.00%) Cucumber

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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 47 (62.67%) Confluence
2 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.00%) JBoss
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (6.67%) Apache
5 5 (6.67%) CMS
6 4 (5.33%) Mule
7 2 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.33%) GitHub
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.33%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.33%) Route 53
4 1 (1.33%) Serverless
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) DNS
1 5 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.67%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (10.67%) GIS
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.33%) DB2
5 6 (8.00%) MySQL
5 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.33%) JasperReports
8 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.33%) DbVisualizer
9 1 (1.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 62 (82.67%) JIRA
2 36 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 33 (44.00%) JUnit
3 33 (44.00%) Maven
4 30 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 30 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 28 (37.33%) Selenium
6 22 (29.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 18 (24.00%) Cucumber
9 17 (22.67%) JBehave
9 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
10 15 (20.00%) Ant
11 14 (18.67%) Bitbucket
12 11 (14.67%) SpecFlow
12 11 (14.67%) TestNG
13 10 (13.33%) Subversion
14 9 (12.00%) Gradle
14 9 (12.00%) Hudson
15 8 (10.67%) FishEye
General
1 21 (28.00%) Retail
2 14 (18.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Developer in Test
4 9 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Tester
7 6 (8.00%) Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Scrum Master
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Test Specialist
9 4 (5.33%) Development Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) RESTful
1 24 (32.00%) Spring
2 22 (29.33%) Web Services
3 17 (22.67%) JSON
4 16 (21.33%) Middleware
5 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
5 13 (17.33%) SOAP
6 12 (16.00%) REST
7 11 (14.67%) J2EE
8 10 (13.33%) XML
9 9 (12.00%) jQuery
10 8 (10.67%) GWT
11 7 (9.33%) .NET
12 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (8.00%) CSS
12 6 (8.00%) Gherkin
13 5 (6.67%) JMS
13 5 (6.67%) Velocity
14 4 (5.33%) AWT
14 4 (5.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Virtual Team
2 9 (12.00%) RIA
3 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.33%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Solaris
4 4 (5.33%) Windows
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (46.67%) Scrum
4 29 (38.67%) Test Automation
5 26 (34.67%) Kanban
6 24 (32.00%) TDD
7 23 (30.67%) BDD
7 23 (30.67%) DevOps
8 22 (29.33%) ATDD
8 22 (29.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (26.67%) Defect Management
10 17 (22.67%) Open Source
10 17 (22.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
11 16 (21.33%) SDET
11 16 (21.33%) SDLC
12 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
13 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
14 11 (14.67%) Continuous Deployment
14 11 (14.67%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (74.67%) Java
2 24 (32.00%) Python
3 18 (24.00%) Perl
3 18 (24.00%) Ruby
4 13 (17.33%) C
5 11 (14.67%) C#
5 11 (14.67%) SQL
6 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.67%) VBScript
10 3 (4.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) Groovy
11 1 (1.33%) Scala
11 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Docker
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) Ansible
2 4 (5.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Rancher
2 4 (5.33%) Terraform
3 3 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (4.00%) Mesos
4 1 (1.33%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.33%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Adobe
3 4 (5.33%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) Sonatype
5 2 (2.67%) Ariba
5 2 (2.67%) Concur
5 2 (2.67%) HP
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) CA
6 1 (1.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.33%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Remedy