Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 348 314 319
Rank change year-on-year -34 +5 +86
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 115 115 310
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.55% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 1.43% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 233
10th Percentile £363 £398 £409
25th Percentile £440 £413 £488
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £550
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% -2.22%
75th Percentile £640 £575 £644
90th Percentile £688 £628 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
England median hourly rate £53.75 £44.63 £47.50
% change year-on-year +20.43% -6.04% -2.06%

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 9,107 8,057 16,026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.15% 38.80% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,074 5,461 10,816
10th Percentile £328 £263 £300
25th Percentile £413 £394 £403
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £613 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 131 236
10th Percentile £13.89 £12.50 £12.76
25th Percentile £19.56 £17.63 £16.44
Median hourly rate £27.08 £24.00 £20.70
Median % change year-on-year +12.81% +15.96% -3.73%
75th Percentile £51.31 £34.07 £33.88
90th Percentile £66.95 £48.00 £47.09
England median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £18.19
% change year-on-year +13.51% +1.70% +3.94%

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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 14 May 2021.

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 14 May 2021. 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 +3 10 £550 +29.41% 6
South London +39 5 £450 -17.24% 1
West London +18 1 £525 +16.67% 3
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England

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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 95 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (64.35%) JIRA
3 62 (53.91%) Confluence
4 59 (51.30%) Java
5 55 (47.83%) Git (software)
6 50 (43.48%) Finance
7 45 (39.13%) Banking
8 42 (36.52%) Microservices
9 39 (33.91%) Investment Banking
10 38 (33.04%) DevOps
11 35 (30.43%) Docker
12 29 (25.22%) Kafka
12 29 (25.22%) Front Office
13 28 (24.35%) Linux
14 27 (23.48%) Scrum
14 27 (23.48%) Scala
14 27 (23.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (20.00%) TDD
16 21 (18.26%) Kubernetes
16 21 (18.26%) Continuous Delivery
17 20 (17.39%) Bitbucket
17 20 (17.39%) Spring
18 19 (16.52%) Maven
18 19 (16.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 19 (16.52%) XML
18 19 (16.52%) Jenkins
19 18 (15.65%) Web Services
19 18 (15.65%) Azure
20 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
21 16 (13.91%) MongoDB

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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 62 (53.91%) Confluence
2 11 (9.57%) JBoss
2 11 (9.57%) Red Hat Fuse
3 10 (8.70%) Mule
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.74%) Apache
5 2 (1.74%) CMS
5 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.87%) Figma
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.87%) Maximo
2 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Azure
2 13 (11.30%) AWS
3 12 (10.43%) GitHub
3 12 (10.43%) OpenShift
4 7 (6.09%) GCP
5 5 (4.35%) Slack
6 4 (3.48%) IaaS
6 4 (3.48%) PaaS
6 4 (3.48%) Serverless
7 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.74%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.74%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.74%) Apigee
7 2 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.74%) Azure Event Grid
7 2 (1.74%) Azure Functions
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) DNS
2 3 (2.61%) Bluetooth
2 3 (2.61%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.61%) Wireless
2 3 (2.61%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.74%) Firewall
3 2 (1.74%) FTP
3 2 (1.74%) IMAP
3 2 (1.74%) NAS
3 2 (1.74%) SMTP
4 1 (0.87%) DHCP
4 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.87%) IPv4
4 1 (0.87%) IPv6
4 1 (0.87%) VLAN
4 1 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.87%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.91%) MongoDB
4 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 13 (11.30%) Relational Database
6 12 (10.43%) MySQL
7 8 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.74%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.74%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.74%) Spark SQL
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.87%) DB2
10 1 (0.87%) Power BI
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (64.35%) JIRA
2 55 (47.83%) Git (software)
3 20 (17.39%) Bitbucket
4 19 (16.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (16.52%) Jenkins
4 19 (16.52%) Maven
5 14 (12.17%) JUnit
6 13 (11.30%) Cucumber
7 11 (9.57%) FishEye
8 10 (8.70%) Hudson
8 10 (8.70%) jMock
8 10 (8.70%) Subversion
9 7 (6.09%) GitLab
10 5 (4.35%) webpack
11 4 (3.48%) Cypress.io
11 4 (3.48%) Selenium
11 4 (3.48%) TestRail
12 3 (2.61%) Artifactory
12 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.74%) Gradle
General
1 50 (43.48%) Finance
2 45 (39.13%) Banking
3 39 (33.91%) Investment Banking
4 29 (25.22%) Front Office
5 11 (9.57%) Public Sector
6 10 (8.70%) Influencing Skills
6 10 (8.70%) Social Skills
7 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.87%) French Language
8 1 (0.87%) Games
8 1 (0.87%) Local Government
8 1 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.87%) Retail
8 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (46.96%) Developer
2 41 (35.65%) Java Developer
3 26 (22.61%) Senior Developer
4 24 (20.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Integration Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Java Middleware Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Middleware Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Integration Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 9 (7.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Architect
8 7 (6.09%) Cassandra Developer
8 7 (6.09%) User Researcher
9 6 (5.22%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Core Java Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Java Scala Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) Kafka
2 20 (17.39%) Spring
3 19 (16.52%) XML
4 18 (15.65%) Web Services
5 16 (13.91%) REST
6 12 (10.43%) Hibernate
6 12 (10.43%) Middleware
7 11 (9.57%) Apache Camel
7 11 (9.57%) Java EE
8 10 (8.70%) FpML
8 10 (8.70%) JAXB
8 10 (8.70%) JMS
8 10 (8.70%) JTA
8 10 (8.70%) JTS
8 10 (8.70%) Spring Integration
8 10 (8.70%) XSLT
9 7 (6.09%) HTML
9 7 (6.09%) RESTful
10 6 (5.22%) CSS
10 6 (5.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Fixed Income
2 13 (11.30%) Derivative
3 6 (5.22%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.74%) NHS
6 2 (1.74%) W3C
7 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.87%) Life Science
7 1 (0.87%) User Experience
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.87%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.35%) Linux
2 14 (12.17%) Unix
3 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Windows
5 3 (2.61%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.87%) CentOS
6 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.52%) Microservices
3 38 (33.04%) DevOps
4 27 (23.48%) Scrum
5 23 (20.00%) TDD
6 21 (18.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (13.04%) BDD
7 15 (13.04%) User Stories
8 14 (12.17%) SDLC
9 13 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (9.57%) Infrastructure as Code
10 11 (9.57%) Migration
11 10 (8.70%) Build Automation
11 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.70%) OO
11 10 (8.70%) UML
12 8 (6.96%) Decision-Making
12 8 (6.96%) Test Automation
13 7 (6.09%) Kanban
13 7 (6.09%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 59 (51.30%) Java
2 27 (23.48%) Scala
3 14 (12.17%) SQL
4 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.43%) Python
6 8 (6.96%) Groovy
7 7 (6.09%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.35%) C
8 5 (4.35%) Java 8
9 4 (3.48%) C#
9 4 (3.48%) Go
9 4 (3.48%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.48%) Perl
10 3 (2.61%) C++
10 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.61%) Ruby
10 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.57%) Degree
3 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) CISA
4 3 (2.61%) ISACA
5 2 (1.74%) FFIEC
5 2 (1.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.87%) CCNA
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.87%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) COBIT
2 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.61%) NIST
2 3 (2.61%) NIST 800
3 2 (1.74%) COSO
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (30.43%) Docker
2 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.87%) iptables
4 1 (0.87%) KVM
4 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (18.26%) Kubernetes
2 12 (10.43%) Ansible
3 10 (8.70%) Terraform
4 4 (3.48%) Packer
4 4 (3.48%) vRealize
4 4 (3.48%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 3 (2.61%) Rancher
5 3 (2.61%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.74%) Grafana
6 2 (1.74%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.87%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.87%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.87%) Istio
7 1 (0.87%) Kibana
7 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.87%) Puppet
7 1 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 10 (8.70%) Murex
1 10 (8.70%) Sybase
2 6 (5.22%) Splunk
2 6 (5.22%) VMware
3 5 (4.35%) Google
3 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.61%) Dynatrace
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle
5 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.87%) Dell
6 1 (0.87%) HP
6 1 (0.87%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.87%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.87%) Pardot
6 1 (0.87%) Progress
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.87%) Syclo
6 1 (0.87%) Talend