Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 164 188
Rank change year-on-year +4 +24 +10
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 46 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 0.64% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 1.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 6
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £554
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -27.77% +50.17%
10th Percentile £325 £291 £290
90th Percentile £600 £575 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £31.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +51.61% -22.50% -

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 2,279 2,083 2,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.07% 44.69% 48.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,310 1,195 1,357
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £190 £213 £206
90th Percentile £576 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 128 198
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.20% -7.58% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.46 £10.40 £9.31
90th Percentile £40.00 £34.13 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.45
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.58% -0.29%

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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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +13 16 £525 -4.55%
Cambridgeshire +12 12 £418 +421.88% 12
Hertfordshire -14 7 £413 +10.00% 4
Suffolk -9 6 £425 -20.93%
East Anglia - 3 - -
Bedfordshire -2 2 £363 -34.09%
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England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 40 (86.96%) JIRA
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (67.39%) Java
3 31 (67.39%) Python
4 29 (63.04%) DevOps
5 25 (54.35%) Linux
5 25 (54.35%) Perl
6 22 (47.83%) Ruby
6 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (45.65%) Ansible
8 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
8 16 (34.78%) Confluence
8 16 (34.78%) GitLab
8 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
8 16 (34.78%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (32.61%) Continuous Deployment
9 15 (32.61%) GitHub
9 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
10 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (30.43%) Software Delivery
10 14 (30.43%) ITIL
11 13 (28.26%) C
11 13 (28.26%) Open Source
11 13 (28.26%) Collaborative Working
12 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (19.57%) PHP
14 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
14 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared

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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 16 (34.78%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.52%) nginx
2 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) HipChat
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) GitHub
2 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.52%) Office 365
5 2 (4.35%) Stackdriver
5 2 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Broadband
3 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) JasperReports
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (86.96%) JIRA
2 16 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 16 (34.78%) GitLab
3 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
4 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.35%) FishEye
6 2 (4.35%) Hudson
6 2 (4.35%) Maven
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) Checkstyle
7 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Designer
4 3 (6.52%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (4.35%) Test Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Web Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Web Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) CSS
2 5 (10.87%) Ajax
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) XHTML
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (6.52%) REST
4 3 (6.52%) Swagger
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 3 (6.52%) wxPython
5 2 (4.35%) GWT
5 2 (4.35%) Middleware
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.17%) AWT
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) JMS
6 1 (2.17%) JSON
6 1 (2.17%) SOAP
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) IPTV
3 3 (6.52%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Wiki
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) DevOps
3 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
4 16 (34.78%) Deployment Automation
4 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 15 (32.61%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (30.43%) ITIL
6 14 (30.43%) Software Delivery
7 13 (28.26%) Collaborative Working
7 13 (28.26%) Open Source
8 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (15.22%) Server Hardening
10 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.87%) User Stories
11 4 (8.70%) Project Management
11 4 (8.70%) Server Management
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.52%) TDD
12 3 (6.52%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
1 31 (67.39%) Python
2 25 (54.35%) Perl
3 22 (47.83%) Ruby
4 13 (28.26%) C
5 9 (19.57%) PHP
6 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) Java 8
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Ansible
2 5 (10.87%) Rancher
2 5 (10.87%) Terraform
3 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.52%) Kibana
4 3 (6.52%) logstash
4 3 (6.52%) Puppet
5 2 (4.35%) Consul
5 2 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.35%) HP ALM
6 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Google
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) New Relic
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Splunk
3 2 (4.35%) F5
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Percona
3 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Sonatype