Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 183 200
Rank change year-on-year +48 +17 -10
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 68 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.31% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 0.63% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 5
East of England median daily rate £425 £315 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.14% -44.09% +32.35%
10th Percentile £309 £225 £513
90th Percentile £600 £480 £600
England median daily rate £500 £498 £450
% change year-on-year +0.50% +10.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +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 2307 2378 2736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.57% 49.18% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1319 1499
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £192 £206 £200
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 185 283
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -0.61%
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.05 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

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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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire - 29 £377 - 3
Hertfordshire -3 18 £375 +23.36% 2
Bedfordshire -1 12 £450 -
Essex - 8 £550 -
Suffolk - 1 £425 -
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England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 62 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (82.35%) JIRA
3 44 (64.71%) Confluence
4 39 (57.35%) Java
5 29 (42.65%) Scrum
6 27 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (36.76%) Jenkins
8 22 (32.35%) Maven
9 21 (30.88%) Test Automation
10 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 20 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (29.41%) RESTful
10 20 (29.41%) BDD
10 20 (29.41%) Spring
10 20 (29.41%) JUnit
10 20 (29.41%) Python
11 19 (27.94%) Tomcat
11 19 (27.94%) SoapUI
12 18 (26.47%) Kanban
12 18 (26.47%) Configuration Management
12 18 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (26.47%) SDLC
13 17 (25.00%) .NET
13 17 (25.00%) Selenium
13 17 (25.00%) DevOps
14 16 (23.53%) ATDD
14 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (23.53%) TeamCity
15 15 (22.06%) JSON
15 15 (22.06%) Oracle Database

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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 44 (64.71%) Confluence
2 19 (27.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.76%) JBoss
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (8.82%) Mule
5 5 (7.35%) CMS
6 3 (4.41%) IIS
6 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) HipChat
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (4.41%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.29%) GitHub
4 6 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.29%) DB2
3 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (82.35%) JIRA
2 25 (36.76%) Jenkins
3 22 (32.35%) Maven
4 20 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 20 (29.41%) JUnit
5 19 (27.94%) SoapUI
6 17 (25.00%) Selenium
7 16 (23.53%) TeamCity
8 12 (17.65%) Bitbucket
8 12 (17.65%) Cucumber
9 11 (16.18%) JBehave
9 11 (16.18%) WebDriver
10 7 (10.29%) GitLab
10 7 (10.29%) Gradle
11 6 (8.82%) Robot Framework
12 5 (7.35%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (7.35%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (7.35%) SpecFlow
12 5 (7.35%) TestNG
General
1 15 (22.06%) Retail
2 14 (20.59%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum Master
6 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Tester
7 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.41%) Sitecore Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) RESTful
1 20 (29.41%) Spring
2 17 (25.00%) .NET
3 15 (22.06%) JSON
4 14 (20.59%) Web Services
5 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 12 (17.65%) SOAP
5 12 (17.65%) XML
6 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
6 9 (13.24%) J2EE
7 8 (11.76%) jQuery
7 8 (11.76%) Middleware
7 8 (11.76%) REST
8 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.82%) boto
8 6 (8.82%) Gherkin
9 5 (7.35%) Velocity
9 5 (7.35%) WCF
10 4 (5.88%) HTML
11 3 (4.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Virtual Team
2 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.76%) RIA
3 3 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Unix
3 7 (10.29%) Solaris
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.65%) Scrum
3 27 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (30.88%) Test Automation
5 20 (29.41%) BDD
6 18 (26.47%) Configuration Management
6 18 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (26.47%) Kanban
6 18 (26.47%) SDLC
7 17 (25.00%) DevOps
8 16 (23.53%) ATDD
9 14 (20.59%) Defect Management
9 14 (20.59%) SOA
10 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
10 11 (16.18%) SDET
10 11 (16.18%) Software Testing
10 11 (16.18%) TDD
11 10 (14.71%) Open Source
12 9 (13.24%) API Development
12 9 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) C#
4 13 (19.12%) Perl
4 13 (19.12%) Ruby
4 13 (19.12%) SQL
5 9 (13.24%) PL/SQL
6 8 (11.76%) VBScript
7 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.88%) C
10 3 (4.41%) VB
11 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.47%) Groovy
12 1 (1.47%) PHP
12 1 (1.47%) Scala
12 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) GCP
1 6 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Docker
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) Ansible
2 6 (8.82%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.82%) Mesos
2 6 (8.82%) Rancher
3 4 (5.88%) Puppet
4 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) Terraform
5 1 (1.47%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) Ensighten
4 3 (4.41%) Google
4 3 (4.41%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.94%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.47%) CA
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Remedy