Period
to 5 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 5 April 2020 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 > London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 327 335 379
Rank change year-on-year +8 +44 -76
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 145 323 284
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.75% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.87% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 240 209
Median daily rate £494 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.23% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £388 £376 £350
90th Percentile £623 £675 £725
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
England median hourly rate £44.51 £47.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year -6.29% -11.63% +79.17%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 9,974 17,284 18,584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.62% 40.39% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,624 11,597 12,581
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 277 358
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -2.33% +3.61%
10th Percentile £13.85 £12.76 £11.94
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Atlassian as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in London.

Daily rate trend for Atlassian in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Atlassian in London over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in London.

Hourly rate trend for Atlassian in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the London region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. 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
Central London +32 37 £438 -20.45% 7
South London +26 10 £525 -12.50% 3
West London +22 10 £450 -12.20% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 119 (82.07%) JIRA
2 92 (63.45%) Confluence
3 90 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (44.14%) DevOps
5 56 (38.62%) Scrum
6 43 (29.66%) Azure
7 38 (26.21%) TDD
8 37 (25.52%) Git (software)
9 33 (22.76%) Python
10 32 (22.07%) C#
11 31 (21.38%) Java
11 31 (21.38%) AWS
12 30 (20.69%) Security Cleared
12 30 (20.69%) Web Services
13 29 (20.00%) Kubernetes
13 29 (20.00%) Docker
14 28 (19.31%) Linux
14 28 (19.31%) SQL
14 28 (19.31%) .NET
15 27 (18.62%) Finance
16 26 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (16.55%) Kanban
17 24 (16.55%) RESTful
17 24 (16.55%) Windows
18 22 (15.17%) Test Automation
18 22 (15.17%) GitHub
18 22 (15.17%) Continuous Delivery
19 21 (14.48%) PowerShell
20 20 (13.79%) SDLC
20 20 (13.79%) Bitbucket

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 92 (63.45%) Confluence
2 7 (4.83%) IIS
3 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.38%) Mule
4 2 (1.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.45%) Zeplin
3 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (29.66%) Azure
2 31 (21.38%) AWS
3 22 (15.17%) GitHub
4 12 (8.28%) PaaS
5 9 (6.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (6.21%) OpenShift
6 7 (4.83%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.83%) npm
7 6 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 6 (4.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 6 (4.14%) Slack
8 5 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.45%) Serverless
8 5 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (2.07%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.07%) Azure Functions
9 3 (2.07%) GCP
10 2 (1.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.52%) HTTP
2 6 (4.14%) Firewall
2 6 (4.14%) Network Security
3 5 (3.45%) DNS
4 4 (2.76%) SSH
5 3 (2.07%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.69%) DHCP
6 1 (0.69%) FTP
6 1 (0.69%) IMAP
6 1 (0.69%) SMTP
6 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.66%) MySQL
1 14 (9.66%) RDBMS
1 14 (9.66%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.97%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.76%) MS Access
5 3 (2.07%) Big Data
6 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.38%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 119 (82.07%) JIRA
2 37 (25.52%) Git (software)
3 20 (13.79%) Bitbucket
4 19 (13.10%) Jenkins
5 18 (12.41%) SpecFlow
6 13 (8.97%) Selenium
7 12 (8.28%) Cucumber
8 10 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (6.21%) WebDriver
10 8 (5.52%) Subversion
10 8 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (4.83%) Bitbucket Server
11 7 (4.83%) Zephyr
12 6 (4.14%) Ant
12 6 (4.14%) Artifactory
12 6 (4.14%) Postman
13 5 (3.45%) Cypress.io
13 5 (3.45%) Fiddler
13 5 (3.45%) NUnit
14 4 (2.76%) JUnit
General
1 27 (18.62%) Finance
2 12 (8.28%) Banking
3 10 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.21%) Public Sector
5 7 (4.83%) Marketing
6 3 (2.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Front Office
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (37.93%) Developer
2 25 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (11.03%) Azure Developer
4 15 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.28%) C# Developer
6 10 (6.90%) Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.21%) User Researcher
8 8 (5.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Architect
9 7 (4.83%) DevOps Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Consultant
10 6 (4.14%) JIRA Consultant
10 6 (4.14%) Salesforce Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Security Manager
10 6 (4.14%) Security Project Manager
10 6 (4.14%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) JIRA Developer
11 5 (3.45%) JIRA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.69%) Web Services
2 28 (19.31%) .NET
3 24 (16.55%) RESTful
4 14 (9.66%) CSS
5 13 (8.97%) AngularJS
5 13 (8.97%) XML
6 12 (8.28%) Jest
7 11 (7.59%) JSON
7 11 (7.59%) Node.js
8 10 (6.90%) Express
9 9 (6.21%) HTML
9 9 (6.21%) HTML5
9 9 (6.21%) REST
10 8 (5.52%) OAuth
10 8 (5.52%) OAuth2
10 8 (5.52%) React
11 7 (4.83%) Redux
12 5 (3.45%) .NET Core
12 5 (3.45%) CSS3
13 4 (2.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.52%) Cloud Native
2 7 (4.83%) Fixed Income
3 6 (4.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.14%) User Experience
4 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.45%) Derivative
4 5 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.76%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.38%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.69%) Animation
7 1 (0.69%) BYOD
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.31%) Linux
2 24 (16.55%) Windows
3 8 (5.52%) Unix
4 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.69%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (44.14%) DevOps
3 56 (38.62%) Scrum
4 38 (26.21%) TDD
5 26 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (16.55%) Kanban
7 22 (15.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 22 (15.17%) Test Automation
8 20 (13.79%) SDLC
9 18 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.59%) API Design
10 11 (7.59%) Data Mapping
10 11 (7.59%) Infrastructure as Code
10 11 (7.59%) Software Testing
11 10 (6.90%) BDD
11 10 (6.90%) Usability Testing
11 10 (6.90%) User Stories
11 10 (6.90%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.21%) API Testing
12 9 (6.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.76%) Python
2 32 (22.07%) C#
3 31 (21.38%) Java
4 28 (19.31%) SQL
5 21 (14.48%) PowerShell
6 17 (11.72%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.66%) TypeScript
8 12 (8.28%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.21%) C++
10 6 (4.14%) Apex Code
10 6 (4.14%) Perl
11 5 (3.45%) Groovy
11 5 (3.45%) Ruby
11 5 (3.45%) VBA
12 4 (2.76%) ES6
12 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.76%) VB
13 3 (2.07%) Go
14 2 (1.38%) C
14 2 (1.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.41%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.66%) Degree
4 11 (7.59%) DV Cleared
5 8 (5.52%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.45%) AWS Certification
7 4 (2.76%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.69%) GDPR
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (20.00%) Docker
2 10 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 20 (13.79%) Terraform
3 19 (13.10%) Ansible
4 11 (7.59%) Puppet
5 7 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.38%) Kibana
6 2 (1.38%) MIIS
6 2 (1.38%) Sysdig
7 1 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.69%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.69%) Mesos
7 1 (0.69%) Packer
7 1 (0.69%) Rancher
7 1 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.66%) Oracle
3 7 (4.83%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.83%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.38%) Dell
4 2 (1.38%) Dynatrace
4 2 (1.38%) Splunk
4 2 (1.38%) Talend
4 2 (1.38%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.38%) TOWER Software
4 2 (1.38%) VMware
4 2 (1.38%) webMethods
4 2 (1.38%) WSO2
5 1 (0.69%) Google
5 1 (0.69%) Okta
5 1 (0.69%) SAP
5 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.69%) Zuora