Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 169 145
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 +32
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 16 40 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.79% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.63% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 47
East of England median daily rate £600 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +11.76% +35.14%
10th Percentile £455 £321 £309
90th Percentile £644 £602 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
East of England median hourly rate - £42.25 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.87% -
England median hourly rate £49.50 £47.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +5.32% +8.05% +8.75%

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 1,758 2,447 2,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.61% 48.21% 44.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,050 1,424 1,230
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £200 £187 £200
90th Percentile £600 £587 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 171 147
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.50 £10.51
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £19.46 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +11.20% +0.72% +5.30%

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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 12 November 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 12 November 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
Essex +34 5 £600 +7.14%
Norfolk - 4 £613 -
Bedfordshire +13 3 £380 +4.83% 1
Hertfordshire -5 2 - - 4
Suffolk +7 1 £600 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £450 +21.62% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 15 (93.75%) JIRA
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) Confluence
4 9 (56.25%) Ansible
4 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 9 (56.25%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (50.00%) GitHub
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
6 7 (43.75%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 5 (31.25%) nginx
8 5 (31.25%) AWS
8 5 (31.25%) Docker
8 5 (31.25%) Terraform
8 5 (31.25%) Apache
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) C
8 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (25.00%) Perl
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Ruby
9 4 (25.00%) PKI
9 4 (25.00%) Packer
9 4 (25.00%) AWS Lambda

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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 11 (68.75%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
3 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) GitHub
2 5 (31.25%) AWS
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (25.00%) CloudFront
3 4 (25.00%) Route 53
3 4 (25.00%) Serverless
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (12.50%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) GitLab
4 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Tester
3 2 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Flash
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Server Hardening
6 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) ETL Development
7 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Presales
7 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Terraform
3 4 (25.00%) Packer
4 1 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
4 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Ping Identity
1 4 (25.00%) Splunk
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) FireEye
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) VMware