Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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.

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England > London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 330 246
Rank change year-on-year -17 -84 +195
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 312 349 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.74% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.83% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 267 269
London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £375 £400 £384
90th Percentile £675 £705 £665
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.05% +8.75% -3.03%

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 18,685 19,051 19,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.07% 40.42% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,688 12,978 12,766
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 299 292
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.17 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

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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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -4 55 £534 +6.75% 9
South London -18 11 £443 +1.72% 4
West London +4 10 £500 -4.76% 5
East London -22 7 £700 +48.62% 5
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England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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.

1 231 (74.04%) JIRA
2 203 (65.06%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (63.78%) Confluence
4 122 (39.10%) Amazon AWS
5 104 (33.33%) Linux
6 100 (32.05%) Git (software)
7 96 (30.77%) Java
8 95 (30.45%) DevOps
9 93 (29.81%) Docker
10 92 (29.49%) Jenkins
11 75 (24.04%) Ansible
12 72 (23.08%) Test Automation
13 71 (22.76%) Kubernetes
14 66 (21.15%) Python
15 64 (20.51%) Finance
16 62 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
17 58 (18.59%) Microsoft Azure
18 53 (16.99%) TDD
18 53 (16.99%) Banking
18 53 (16.99%) Terraform
19 52 (16.67%) SQL
19 52 (16.67%) Bash Shell
20 51 (16.35%) Bitbucket
21 50 (16.03%) Puppet
21 50 (16.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 48 (15.38%) BDD
23 45 (14.42%) REST
24 43 (13.78%) Maven
25 40 (12.82%) JavaScript
25 40 (12.82%) SQL Server

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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
1 199 (63.78%) Confluence
2 14 (4.49%) Apache Spark
3 13 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.21%) Apache
4 10 (3.21%) JBoss
5 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.28%) nginx
7 3 (0.96%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.96%) CMS
7 3 (0.96%) Mule
7 3 (0.96%) SAS
7 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Qpid
8 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.64%) Jetty
8 2 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) InVision
1 4 (1.28%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.64%) HipChat
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.32%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 122 (39.10%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (18.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (11.22%) GitHub
4 18 (5.77%) OpenShift
5 17 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 17 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (4.49%) Amazon S3
6 14 (4.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (3.21%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (3.21%) Route 53
8 10 (3.21%) Serverless
9 9 (2.88%) CloudFront
10 6 (1.92%) BrowserStack
10 6 (1.92%) IaaS
10 6 (1.92%) SaaS
10 6 (1.92%) Trello
11 5 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (1.60%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.13%) Firewall
2 8 (2.56%) AMQP
3 5 (1.60%) DNS
3 5 (1.60%) SSL
3 5 (1.60%) VPN
4 4 (1.28%) HTTP
4 4 (1.28%) SAN
5 3 (0.96%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.96%) SMS
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) DHCP
7 1 (0.32%) FTP
7 1 (0.32%) IMAP
7 1 (0.32%) SMTP
7 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 26 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (6.09%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.13%) MySQL
6 11 (3.53%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.24%) Apache Kudu
10 7 (2.24%) Impala
11 6 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.28%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.96%) Big Data
13 3 (0.96%) Parquet
13 3 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 231 (74.04%) JIRA
2 100 (32.05%) Git (software)
3 92 (29.49%) Jenkins
4 51 (16.35%) Bitbucket
5 50 (16.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 43 (13.78%) Maven
7 33 (10.58%) Cucumber
8 29 (9.29%) JUnit
8 29 (9.29%) Selenium
9 26 (8.33%) FishEye
10 25 (8.01%) Subversion
11 17 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (5.13%) jMock
12 16 (5.13%) WebDriver
13 15 (4.81%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (4.17%) ScriptRunner
14 13 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (3.53%) Hudson
15 11 (3.53%) TeamCity
16 10 (3.21%) SoapUI
General
1 64 (20.51%) Finance
2 53 (16.99%) Banking
3 19 (6.09%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.49%) Front Office
5 5 (1.60%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.28%) Law
6 4 (1.28%) Marketing
7 3 (0.96%) Games
8 2 (0.64%) Advertising
8 2 (0.64%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (30.13%) Developer
2 46 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (9.94%) Java Developer
4 25 (8.01%) Tester
5 19 (6.09%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.81%) Analyst
7 14 (4.49%) Administrator
7 14 (4.49%) Consultant
7 14 (4.49%) JIRA Developer
7 14 (4.49%) Security Engineer
8 11 (3.53%) Architect
8 11 (3.53%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (3.21%) Automation Tester
9 10 (3.21%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (3.21%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (3.21%) Senior Developer
10 9 (2.88%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (2.88%) Cloud Consultant
10 9 (2.88%) Kubernetes Consultant
10 9 (2.88%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.42%) REST
2 34 (10.90%) Node.js
3 33 (10.58%) XML
4 29 (9.29%) RESTful
5 28 (8.97%) Spring
5 28 (8.97%) Web Services
6 20 (6.41%) JSON
7 19 (6.09%) HTML
7 19 (6.09%) Middleware
8 17 (5.45%) Hibernate
9 14 (4.49%) .NET
9 14 (4.49%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.85%) CSS
10 12 (3.85%) React
11 11 (3.53%) HTML5
11 11 (3.53%) JMS
11 11 (3.53%) XSLT
12 10 (3.21%) Spring Boot
13 9 (2.88%) React Native
13 9 (2.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.29%) Fintech
2 17 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.53%) Fixed Income
7 10 (3.21%) Cloud Native
7 10 (3.21%) Wiki
8 9 (2.88%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.56%) DataPower
9 8 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (2.56%) User Experience
10 7 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.60%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
14 3 (0.96%) Marketing Technology
14 3 (0.96%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 104 (33.33%) Linux
2 39 (12.50%) Unix
3 30 (9.62%) Windows
4 24 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.49%) Ubuntu
6 11 (3.53%) Android
6 11 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 10 (3.21%) CentOS
8 4 (1.28%) CoreOS
8 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.32%) Solaris
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (65.06%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (30.45%) DevOps
3 72 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 62 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (16.99%) TDD
6 48 (15.38%) BDD
7 38 (12.18%) SDLC
8 37 (11.86%) Scrum
9 36 (11.54%) Microservices
10 33 (10.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 31 (9.94%) Configuration Management
12 30 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (8.33%) Project Management
14 23 (7.37%) OO
15 22 (7.05%) Software Engineering
15 22 (7.05%) Workflow
16 20 (6.41%) ITIL
17 18 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (5.77%) Data Modelling
17 18 (5.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 96 (30.77%) Java
2 66 (21.15%) Python
3 52 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 52 (16.67%) SQL
4 40 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 28 (8.97%) PowerShell
6 24 (7.69%) C#
7 23 (7.37%) Perl
8 21 (6.73%) Ruby
9 18 (5.77%) Go
10 15 (4.81%) Groovy
10 15 (4.81%) Java 8
11 12 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.56%) Apple Swift
12 8 (2.56%) Kotlin
12 8 (2.56%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.28%) C++
13 4 (1.28%) Scala
13 4 (1.28%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (9.94%) SC Cleared
1 31 (9.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.13%) Degree
3 11 (3.53%) RHCE
4 8 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.28%) ISEB
5 4 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.28%) MCSE
5 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.96%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.96%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.64%) RHCA
7 2 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) PSD2
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) PMO
3 2 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (29.81%) Docker
2 10 (3.21%) HDFS
2 10 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.28%) Squid
4 2 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 75 (24.04%) Ansible
2 71 (22.76%) Kubernetes
3 53 (16.99%) Terraform
4 50 (16.03%) Puppet
5 34 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (4.17%) Mesos
7 10 (3.21%) Rundeck
8 9 (2.88%) Grafana
8 9 (2.88%) Kibana
9 8 (2.56%) Prometheus
10 7 (2.24%) Packer
10 7 (2.24%) Salt
11 5 (1.60%) Graphite
11 5 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (1.28%) Fluentd
12 4 (1.28%) HAProxy
12 4 (1.28%) rkt
12 4 (1.28%) SCCM
12 4 (1.28%) Sysdig
12 4 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (10.90%) Oracle
2 29 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.97%) Google
4 19 (6.09%) Sybase
5 17 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.17%) VMware
7 11 (3.53%) ServiceNow
8 10 (3.21%) SaltStack
9 9 (2.88%) AppDynamics
9 9 (2.88%) Murex
9 9 (2.88%) RedGate
9 9 (2.88%) Splunk
10 8 (2.56%) IBM
10 8 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.24%) Adobe
12 4 (1.28%) Citrix
12 4 (1.28%) Dynatrace
12 4 (1.28%) EMC
12 4 (1.28%) Ivanti
12 4 (1.28%) Sony