Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 October 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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6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 89 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 15 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.44% 0.85% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.55% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Essex median daily rate £550 £527 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.31% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £400 £304
% change year-on-year +18.75% +31.58% -28.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.25 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -2.87% - -

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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 588 420 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 56.43% 51.28% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 264 252
Essex median daily rate £523 £505 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.47% +50.19% -10.33%
10th Percentile £201 £310 £213
90th Percentile £600 £600 £514
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 105
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £41.95 £42.82
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Atlassian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Atlassian in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in Essex over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Southend-on-Sea +9 10 £550 +4.31% 2
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East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) DevOps
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 10 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (60.00%) GitHub
5 9 (60.00%) Ansible
5 9 (60.00%) GitLab
5 9 (60.00%) Ruby
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL
5 9 (60.00%) Perl
5 9 (60.00%) Python
5 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
7 7 (46.67%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) C
8 6 (40.00%) Web Services
8 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (33.33%) Kanban
9 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 5 (33.33%) Open Source
9 5 (33.33%) Scrum
10 4 (26.67%) Selenium
10 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
10 4 (26.67%) RESTful
11 3 (20.00%) Scala

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) GitHub
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) JasperReports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) GitLab
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) Selenium
4 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (13.33%) Ant
5 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
5 2 (13.33%) FishEye
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Hudson
5 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
6 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) GWT
4 2 (13.33%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
5 1 (6.67%) AWT
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) JMS
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) DevOps
2 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
6 7 (46.67%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (33.33%) Kanban
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) API Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Server Hardening
8 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Perl
2 9 (60.00%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 7 (46.67%) C
4 3 (20.00%) Groovy
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) Java 8
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe
1 1 (6.67%) Google