The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 23 June 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.

Atlassian
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 49 75
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.79% 1.05% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 2.10% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £388 £563 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +104.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Atlassian is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 303 333 483
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 47.94% 50.00% 54.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 172 236
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 34
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.94% +18.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £8.78 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.76 £20.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Atlassian as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in Hertfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in Hertfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -6 1 £550 +10.00%
Atlassian
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Confluence
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) Bitbucket
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Maven
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Moq
6 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Pingdom
7 3 (25.00%) AppDynamics
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 3 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (25.00%) Ansible

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (66.67%) Confluence
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (16.67%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) Bitbucket
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) Maven
4 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Moq
5 3 (25.00%) JBehave
5 3 (25.00%) JUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (16.67%) Checkstyle
6 2 (16.67%) FxCop
6 2 (16.67%) Mockito
6 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
6 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) StyleCop
6 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) RESTful
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) AutoMapper
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSL
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) CentOS
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
6 3 (25.00%) ATDD
6 3 (25.00%) Kanban
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (25.00%) Pingdom
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (25.00%) PagerDuty
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sonatype
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (16.67%) WSO2