Period
to 18 January 2022

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 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.

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England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 133 89 151
Rank change year-on-year -44 +62 +15
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 12 6 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 11
10th Percentile £479 £400 £500
25th Percentile £488 £425 £578
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £600
Median % change year-on-year - -16.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £594 - £644
90th Percentile £673 £513 -
England median daily rate £500 £510 £486
% change year-on-year -1.96% +5.05% -5.27%

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 999 621 1,598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.28% 43.61% 44.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 357 971
10th Percentile £158 £162 £188
25th Percentile £311 £258 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
75th Percentile £538 £488 £500
90th Percentile £611 £550 £600
England median daily rate £514 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +11.14% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 65 118
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.94 £12.30
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate £15.75 £22.42 £17.30
Median % change year-on-year -29.75% +29.60% +4.85%
75th Percentile £21.95 £45.00 £23.31
90th Percentile £39.05 £53.25 £52.35
England median hourly rate £19.52 £23.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -15.13% +22.99% +7.32%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Atlassian as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Atlassian in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Atlassian in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in the East of England.

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 2022. 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
Essex -16 5 £495 -1.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 4
Suffolk - 2 £650 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 - 1
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England

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

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (75.00%) Ansible
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Confluence
4 6 (50.00%) Artifactory
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (50.00%) Observability
5 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
5 5 (41.67%) Bash
5 5 (41.67%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (33.33%) User Stories
6 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 4 (33.33%) GitHub
6 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
6 4 (33.33%) Secure Coding
6 4 (33.33%) Terraform
6 4 (33.33%) 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 7 (58.33%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) AWS
2 4 (33.33%) GitHub
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (16.67%) Serverless
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) VSAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) InfluxDB
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket Server
4 4 (33.33%) GitLab
4 4 (33.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) Postman
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) Flyway
6 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
6 2 (16.67%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) Maven
7 1 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (8.33%) REST Assured
7 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Functional Tester
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Engineering Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (16.67%) Java Concurrency
4 2 (16.67%) JDBC
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) JMX
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Swagger
5 1 (8.33%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) WireMock
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 6 (50.00%) Observability
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Secure Coding
5 4 (33.33%) User Stories
6 3 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Bash
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Java 11
5 2 (16.67%) Java 8
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Ansible
2 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (33.33%) Prometheus
2 4 (33.33%) Terraform
3 2 (16.67%) Grafana
3 2 (16.67%) Kibana
3 2 (16.67%) Packer
4 1 (8.33%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
3 2 (16.67%) Checkmarx
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto