Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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.

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England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 139 182
Rank change year-on-year -34 +43 +22
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 39 70 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.77% 1.36% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 3.05% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 48 10
East of England median daily rate £475 £438 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +39.11% -44.09%
10th Percentile £321 £309 £225
90th Percentile £602 £600 £480
England median daily rate £500 £500 £498
% change year-on-year - +0.50% +10.56%
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 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.05% +8.75% -3.03%

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 2,419 2,295 2,403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.76% 44.43% 49.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,412 1,235 1,335
East of England median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +8.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £186 £191 £207
90th Percentile £588 £575 £531
England median daily rate £450 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 158 185
East of England median hourly rate £16.88 £16.47 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.49% -0.21% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.47 £10.75
90th Percentile £43.00 £44.65 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.72% +2.21% -2.86%

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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 22 November 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 22 November 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
Essex -5 16 £560 +1.91%
Hertfordshire -12 11 £700 +86.67% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 8 £370 -1.73% 5
Bedfordshire +3 2 £363 -19.44%
Suffolk -3 2 £400 -5.88%
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England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 34 (87.18%) JIRA
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 19 (48.72%) Linux
4 19 (48.72%) DevOps
5 18 (46.15%) Confluence
6 17 (43.59%) Python
7 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (35.90%) Jenkins
8 13 (33.33%) Ansible
9 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
9 12 (30.77%) Perl
9 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
10 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
10 11 (28.21%) Ruby
10 11 (28.21%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (25.64%) Continuous Deployment
12 9 (23.08%) GitLab
12 9 (23.08%) GitHub
12 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
12 9 (23.08%) Windows
12 9 (23.08%) ITIL
13 8 (20.51%) Web Services
13 8 (20.51%) C
13 8 (20.51%) Software Delivery
13 8 (20.51%) Collaborative Working
14 7 (17.95%) Bitbucket
14 7 (17.95%) User Stories

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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 (46.15%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) HipChat
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) GitHub
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Office 365
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.13%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.56%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (5.13%) GIS
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) JasperReports
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (87.18%) JIRA
2 14 (35.90%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.08%) GitLab
4 7 (17.95%) Bitbucket
4 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
5 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (12.82%) Selenium
5 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
6 4 (10.26%) Maven
6 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.26%) Subversion
7 3 (7.69%) Ant
8 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
8 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.13%) FishEye
8 2 (5.13%) Hudson
8 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.56%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Architect
7 2 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) Middleware
2 4 (10.26%) RESTful
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 3 (7.69%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) wxPython
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) Ajax
4 2 (5.13%) GWT
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) XHTML
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) DevOps
3 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.21%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (23.08%) ITIL
7 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.51%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (20.51%) Software Delivery
9 7 (17.95%) Open Source
9 7 (17.95%) User Stories
10 5 (12.82%) Kanban
10 5 (12.82%) Scrum
11 4 (10.26%) Acceptance Criteria
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.26%) Microservices
11 4 (10.26%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) Python
3 12 (30.77%) Perl
4 11 (28.21%) Ruby
5 8 (20.51%) C
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) Groovy
7 3 (7.69%) Scala
8 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.13%) SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Java 8
9 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Terraform
3 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Rancher
4 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.56%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.56%) Kibana
4 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.56%) logstash
4 1 (2.56%) Mesos
4 1 (2.56%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.13%) Google
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.56%) New Relic
3 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.56%) Sonatype
3 1 (2.56%) Splunk