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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 125 136
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 12 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.59% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Median daily rate £388 £563 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +60.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £262 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1061 1193 1498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.34% 46.97% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 617 852
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 103 136
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.80% +10.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £13.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Atlassian as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 5 £388 -31.11% 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £80 - 1
Essex - 1 - - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Confluence
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (45.00%) Bitbucket
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) BDD
8 5 (25.00%) DevOps
8 5 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (25.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
9 4 (20.00%) CentOS
9 4 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (20.00%) Moq
9 4 (20.00%) Maven
9 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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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 13 (65.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (10.00%) G Suite
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 9 (45.00%) Bitbucket
2 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) Moq
5 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (10.00%) Checkstyle
6 2 (10.00%) FxCop
6 2 (10.00%) JBehave
6 2 (10.00%) JUnit
6 2 (10.00%) Mockito
6 2 (10.00%) ReSharper
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) StyleCop
6 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) LINQ
5 2 (10.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) XSL
5 2 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) CentOS
3 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 4 (20.00%) Task Automation
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
1 4 (20.00%) Pingdom
2 3 (15.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (5.00%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (20.00%) PagerDuty
3 3 (15.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (10.00%) Sonatype
4 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (10.00%) WSO2
5 1 (5.00%) Ensighten
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle