Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 350 357 326
Rank change year-on-year +7 -31 -71
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 211 292 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.57% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 222 269
London median daily rate £515 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £381 £375 £398
90th Percentile £675 £675 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £49.50 £47.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +5.32% +8.05% +8.75%

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 14,552 18,589 19,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.68% 40.16% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,936 12,579 12,971
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 321 300
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% - +7.09%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.40 £47.09 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in London over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian in London.

Contractor 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 16 November 2019. 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 +37 50 £563 +6.13% 10
West London +30 13 £488 -2.50% 4
South London +39 11 £550 +24.29% 6
East London +25 2 £448 -22.09% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 144 (68.25%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (67.30%) JIRA
3 109 (51.66%) Confluence
4 97 (45.97%) DevOps
5 77 (36.49%) Git (software)
6 56 (26.54%) Java
6 56 (26.54%) Scrum
7 49 (23.22%) JavaScript
8 46 (21.80%) AWS
9 45 (21.33%) Jenkins
9 45 (21.33%) Ansible
9 45 (21.33%) CSS
9 45 (21.33%) Linux
10 43 (20.38%) Finance
11 40 (18.96%) Python
11 40 (18.96%) Azure
12 39 (18.48%) Docker
13 36 (17.06%) TDD
14 34 (16.11%) SQL
15 33 (15.64%) Kubernetes
16 30 (14.22%) Security Cleared
16 30 (14.22%) HTML
16 30 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
17 28 (13.27%) Terraform
17 28 (13.27%) C#
17 28 (13.27%) SQL Server
18 27 (12.80%) Bitbucket
19 26 (12.32%) Node.js
19 26 (12.32%) Oracle
20 25 (11.85%) Configuration Management

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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
1 109 (51.66%) Confluence
2 8 (3.79%) Apache
2 8 (3.79%) CMS
3 6 (2.84%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.90%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.90%) nginx
5 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.95%) Jupyter
6 2 (0.95%) Mule
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.47%) Documentum
7 1 (0.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (21.80%) AWS
2 40 (18.96%) Azure
3 23 (10.90%) GitHub
4 17 (8.06%) Amazon S3
5 16 (7.58%) npm
6 14 (6.64%) Serverless
7 13 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (6.16%) Amazon ECS
8 12 (5.69%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (5.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 11 (5.21%) Route 53
10 9 (4.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (3.79%) GCP
11 8 (3.79%) Yarn
12 7 (3.32%) CloudFront
12 7 (3.32%) Office 365
12 7 (3.32%) SaaS
13 6 (2.84%) PaaS
14 5 (2.37%) Power Platform
14 5 (2.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) DNS
1 8 (3.79%) Firewall
2 7 (3.32%) DHCP
3 6 (2.84%) VPN
3 6 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.37%) Kerberos
4 5 (2.37%) SSH
5 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.90%) VoIP
6 2 (0.95%) HTTP
6 2 (0.95%) Intranet
6 2 (0.95%) IPv4
6 2 (0.95%) IPv6
6 2 (0.95%) Multicast
6 2 (0.95%) PPP
6 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.95%) UPnP
6 2 (0.95%) xDSL
7 1 (0.47%) FTP
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.06%) MySQL
3 14 (6.64%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.27%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (3.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.32%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.32%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.37%) Big Data
8 5 (2.37%) Power BI
8 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.42%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.42%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.42%) Redis
11 2 (0.95%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 142 (67.30%) JIRA
2 77 (36.49%) Git (software)
3 45 (21.33%) Jenkins
4 27 (12.80%) Bitbucket
5 20 (9.48%) Selenium
6 19 (9.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (9.00%) webpack
7 13 (6.16%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.74%) GitLab
9 8 (3.79%) Bitbucket Server
10 7 (3.32%) SpecFlow
10 7 (3.32%) Subversion
11 6 (2.84%) Ant
11 6 (2.84%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (2.37%) Artifactory
12 5 (2.37%) Grunt
12 5 (2.37%) gulp
12 5 (2.37%) JIRA Agile
12 5 (2.37%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (1.90%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (20.38%) Finance
2 25 (11.85%) Banking
3 14 (6.64%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.27%) Front Office
5 8 (3.79%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.79%) Retail
6 5 (2.37%) Games
7 4 (1.90%) Marketing
7 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.95%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (31.28%) Developer
2 46 (21.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (8.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (6.64%) Analyst
4 14 (6.64%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (5.69%) Angular Developer
5 12 (5.69%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (5.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (4.74%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.74%) User Researcher
7 9 (4.27%) Administrator
7 9 (4.27%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.79%) Senior UI Developer
8 8 (3.79%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (3.79%) Technical Business Analyst
8 8 (3.79%) UI Developer
9 7 (3.32%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.32%) Consultant
9 7 (3.32%) Lead Developer
9 7 (3.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (21.33%) CSS
2 30 (14.22%) HTML
3 26 (12.32%) Node.js
4 23 (10.90%) .NET
5 20 (9.48%) HTML5
6 17 (8.06%) AngularJS
6 17 (8.06%) CSS3
6 17 (8.06%) Redux
7 14 (6.64%) RESTful
8 13 (6.16%) Sass
8 13 (6.16%) Web Services
9 12 (5.69%) Angular 2
9 12 (5.69%) NgRx
9 12 (5.69%) ReactiveX
9 12 (5.69%) RxJS
10 11 (5.21%) ASP.NET
11 10 (4.74%) Kafka
12 9 (4.27%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.27%) Gherkin
13 8 (3.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.21%) Cloud Native
2 11 (5.21%) PKI
3 8 (3.79%) Derivative
4 6 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.84%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.37%) User Experience
6 3 (1.42%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) BBC
7 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.95%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.47%) Animation
8 1 (0.47%) Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.47%) iSeries
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.33%) Linux
2 22 (10.43%) Windows
3 21 (9.95%) Unix
4 9 (4.27%) CentOS
4 9 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.42%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) Android
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (68.25%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (45.97%) DevOps
3 56 (26.54%) Scrum
4 36 (17.06%) TDD
5 30 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (11.85%) Configuration Management
6 25 (11.85%) Test Automation
7 24 (11.37%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (9.95%) User Stories
9 19 (9.00%) Kanban
10 18 (8.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (8.53%) Front End Development
11 14 (6.64%) Asset Management
11 14 (6.64%) BDD
11 14 (6.64%) Fintech
11 14 (6.64%) Usability Testing
12 13 (6.16%) Decision-Making
12 13 (6.16%) Microservices
13 12 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (5.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.54%) Java
2 49 (23.22%) JavaScript
3 40 (18.96%) Python
4 34 (16.11%) SQL
5 28 (13.27%) C#
6 23 (10.90%) Bash Shell
6 23 (10.90%) TypeScript
7 17 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 16 (7.58%) Scala
9 12 (5.69%) ES6
10 8 (3.79%) Groovy
11 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.37%) Perl
13 4 (1.90%) C
14 3 (1.42%) PHP
14 3 (1.42%) Ruby
15 1 (0.47%) C++
15 1 (0.47%) RPG
15 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (14.22%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.48%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.64%) Degree
4 9 (4.27%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.32%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.95%) CEH
6 2 (0.95%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) MCSA
7 1 (0.47%) MCSE
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.95%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (18.48%) Docker
2 14 (6.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.90%) pfSense
4 4 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.42%) HDFS
5 3 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (21.33%) Ansible
2 33 (15.64%) Kubernetes
3 28 (13.27%) Terraform
4 18 (8.53%) Puppet
5 16 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.27%) Packer
7 4 (1.90%) Nagios
7 4 (1.90%) WSUS
8 3 (1.42%) PowerBroker
9 2 (0.95%) Consul
9 2 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.95%) Kibana
9 2 (0.95%) MIIS
9 2 (0.95%) Salt
9 2 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.95%) Sysdig
10 1 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 26 (12.32%) Oracle
2 17 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.27%) Splunk
3 9 (4.27%) VMware
4 7 (3.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco
6 4 (1.90%) Google
6 4 (1.90%) HP
6 4 (1.90%) Meraki
6 4 (1.90%) NEC
6 4 (1.90%) Ping Identity
6 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.42%) CyberArk
8 2 (0.95%) Dell
8 2 (0.95%) IBM
8 2 (0.95%) NVIDIA
8 2 (0.95%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.95%) SAP
8 2 (0.95%) Talend