Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 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.

Atlassian
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 248 408
Rank change year-on-year -91 +160 +88
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 327 426 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 1.03% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 2.38% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 236 149
London median daily rate £525 £503 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +5.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £378 £375 £330
90th Percentile £713 £675 £825
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
London median hourly rate - £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year +13.55% -22.50% -

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 18,463 17,881 18,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.31% 43.10% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,618 11,863 11,907
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 290 332
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.00 £47.28
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.75
% change year-on-year +0.72% -2.09% +7.55%

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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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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
Central London -45 41 £500 -14.89% 6
West London -21 11 £525 +31.25% 4
South London -64 9 £435 -15.53%
East London -13 6 £471 +49.52% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 262 (80.12%) JIRA
2 195 (59.63%) Confluence
3 193 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
4 161 (49.24%) DevOps
5 133 (40.67%) Git (software)
6 121 (37.00%) Jenkins
7 119 (36.39%) Java
8 115 (35.17%) Docker
9 103 (31.50%) Python
10 99 (30.28%) Linux
11 95 (29.05%) Amazon AWS
12 85 (25.99%) Finance
12 85 (25.99%) Scrum
13 77 (23.55%) Ansible
14 59 (18.04%) Banking
15 58 (17.74%) Bash Shell
15 58 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
16 56 (17.13%) Unix
17 55 (16.82%) GitHub
18 54 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
19 50 (15.29%) SQL
20 48 (14.68%) PowerShell
21 47 (14.37%) Node.js
22 46 (14.07%) SQL Server
22 46 (14.07%) Windows
23 45 (13.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 43 (13.15%) Test Automation
25 42 (12.84%) Security Cleared
26 41 (12.54%) Puppet
27 39 (11.93%) REST

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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
1 195 (59.63%) Confluence
2 22 (6.73%) OpenStack
3 20 (6.12%) Apache Spark
4 19 (5.81%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.36%) IIS
6 10 (3.06%) Apache
6 10 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.14%) SAS
8 6 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.83%) CMS
9 5 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.22%) Documentum
10 4 (1.22%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.31%) Drupal
11 1 (0.31%) JBoss
11 1 (0.31%) Mule
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (4.89%) HipChat
2 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (29.05%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (16.82%) GitHub
3 54 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (5.50%) npm
4 18 (5.50%) Serverless
5 17 (5.20%) Amazon S3
6 16 (4.89%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (4.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (4.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (4.59%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (4.59%) CloudFront
7 15 (4.59%) Route 53
8 13 (3.98%) SaaS
9 7 (2.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 6 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.83%) PaaS
11 5 (1.53%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (1.53%) Datadog
11 5 (1.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.98%) HTTP
2 10 (3.06%) Firewall
3 9 (2.75%) Bluetooth
3 9 (2.75%) DNS
3 9 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.53%) DSL
4 5 (1.53%) FTP
4 5 (1.53%) IMAP
4 5 (1.53%) SMTP
5 4 (1.22%) SSL
6 3 (0.92%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.92%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.92%) WinSCP
7 2 (0.61%) AMQP
7 2 (0.61%) ATM
7 2 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.61%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.31%) Internet
8 1 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.01%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.42%) MySQL
4 17 (5.20%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (4.89%) Amazon RDS
6 15 (4.59%) Hadoop
6 15 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.28%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.98%) RDBMS
9 12 (3.67%) Big Data
9 12 (3.67%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.14%) DB2
11 6 (1.83%) Redis
12 5 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.53%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 2 (0.61%) Aerospike
15 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.31%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 262 (80.12%) JIRA
2 133 (40.67%) Git (software)
3 121 (37.00%) Jenkins
4 45 (13.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 35 (10.70%) Bitbucket
6 33 (10.09%) Selenium
7 30 (9.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 30 (9.17%) TeamCity
8 24 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (5.81%) Maven
9 19 (5.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 18 (5.50%) Cucumber
11 17 (5.20%) WebDriver
12 16 (4.89%) NuGet
13 13 (3.98%) JUnit
13 13 (3.98%) Zephyr
14 11 (3.36%) Ant
14 11 (3.36%) Babel
14 11 (3.36%) webpack
15 10 (3.06%) JMeter
General
1 85 (25.99%) Finance
2 59 (18.04%) Banking
3 29 (8.87%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.67%) Front Office
5 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.92%) Games
6 3 (0.92%) Marketing
7 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (27.83%) Developer
1 91 (27.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (10.40%) Java Developer
3 28 (8.56%) AWS DevOps
3 28 (8.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 28 (8.56%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (7.03%) Linux Engineer
5 22 (6.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 19 (5.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (5.20%) Administrator
7 17 (5.20%) Azure Engineer
7 17 (5.20%) iOS Developer
8 16 (4.89%) Analyst
8 16 (4.89%) Architect
8 16 (4.89%) Senior Developer
9 13 (3.98%) Applications Engineer
9 13 (3.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (3.67%) Tester
10 12 (3.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.37%) Node.js
2 39 (11.93%) REST
3 37 (11.31%) .NET
4 30 (9.17%) HTML
5 27 (8.26%) CSS
6 21 (6.42%) HTML5
6 21 (6.42%) Spring
7 20 (6.12%) XML
8 17 (5.20%) Hibernate
8 17 (5.20%) JSON
8 17 (5.20%) RESTful
8 17 (5.20%) Web Services
9 16 (4.89%) CSS3
9 16 (4.89%) LDAP
10 15 (4.59%) Elastic Stack
10 15 (4.59%) iOS SDK
11 14 (4.28%) jQuery
12 12 (3.67%) Gherkin
13 11 (3.36%) FIX Protocol
13 11 (3.36%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.20%) Derivative
2 14 (4.28%) User Experience
3 11 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.36%) Fintech
3 11 (3.36%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.14%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.83%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.22%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.22%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.22%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.22%) Replication
8 4 (1.22%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.92%) iPad
9 3 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.28%) Linux
2 56 (17.13%) Unix
3 46 (14.07%) Windows
4 37 (11.31%) Windows Server
5 27 (8.26%) Apple iOS
6 26 (7.95%) CentOS
7 20 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (3.98%) Android
9 8 (2.45%) Solaris
10 5 (1.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (49.24%) DevOps
3 85 (25.99%) Scrum
4 58 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (13.15%) Test Automation
6 34 (10.40%) Configuration Management
7 33 (10.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 32 (9.79%) Microservices
8 32 (9.79%) TDD
9 30 (9.17%) SDLC
10 29 (8.87%) Open Source
11 28 (8.56%) BDD
12 26 (7.95%) Kanban
13 23 (7.03%) SOA
14 19 (5.81%) Service Delivery
15 17 (5.20%) Dependency Management
16 16 (4.89%) iOS Development
16 16 (4.89%) ITIL
16 16 (4.89%) OO
17 15 (4.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (36.39%) Java
2 103 (31.50%) Python
3 58 (17.74%) Bash Shell
4 50 (15.29%) SQL
5 48 (14.68%) PowerShell
6 39 (11.93%) JavaScript
7 25 (7.65%) Shell Script
8 18 (5.50%) C#
9 16 (4.89%) Apple Swift
9 16 (4.89%) Groovy
9 16 (4.89%) Haskell
10 15 (4.59%) ES6
10 15 (4.59%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.59%) Ruby
11 13 (3.98%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.75%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.14%) Perl
14 6 (1.83%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.53%) SOQL
15 5 (1.53%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 42 (12.84%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.03%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.20%) ISTQB
4 14 (4.28%) Degree
4 14 (4.28%) ISEB
5 13 (3.98%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.22%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.31%) CAPM
10 1 (0.31%) MCPD
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.31%) PMP
10 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.81%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) GCP
3 4 (1.22%) GAAP
3 4 (1.22%) WCAG
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 115 (35.17%) Docker
2 28 (8.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 77 (23.55%) Ansible
2 41 (12.54%) Puppet
3 38 (11.62%) Kubernetes
4 37 (11.31%) Terraform
5 34 (10.40%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (2.45%) Nagios
8 7 (2.14%) Icinga
8 7 (2.14%) Mesos
9 6 (1.83%) Rancher
10 5 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.22%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.22%) Consul
11 4 (1.22%) Kibana
11 4 (1.22%) Packer
11 4 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.92%) logstash
12 3 (0.92%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.31%) Grafana
13 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (9.17%) Oracle
2 26 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.42%) Red Hat
4 15 (4.59%) Sybase
5 14 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.36%) IBM
6 11 (3.36%) ServiceNow
7 10 (3.06%) Adobe
7 10 (3.06%) Splunk
8 9 (2.75%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.75%) Apple
9 7 (2.14%) HP
9 7 (2.14%) VMware
10 6 (1.83%) Black Duck
10 6 (1.83%) New Relic
11 4 (1.22%) BMC
11 4 (1.22%) SAP
11 4 (1.22%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.92%) GoldenSource
12 3 (0.92%) Sonatype