Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 365 327 263
Rank change year-on-year -38 -64 +149
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 275 317 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.70% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.72% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 243 242
London median daily rate £550 £513 £512
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +0.20% +13.67%
10th Percentile £375 £386 £400
90th Percentile £675 £698 £650
England median daily rate £500 £488 £483
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.04% +7.22%
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% -

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 18,374 18,392 18,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.79% 40.81% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,436 12,473 12,614
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 257 276
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.71 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -27 34 £540 +8.00% 9
South London -18 9 £405 +4.52% 5
West London -8 5 £325 -39.53% 7
East London -18 5 £575 +19.67% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 215 (78.18%) JIRA
2 190 (69.09%) Confluence
3 177 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (38.91%) Amazon AWS
5 103 (37.45%) Linux
6 100 (36.36%) Java
7 92 (33.45%) DevOps
8 91 (33.09%) Git (software)
9 89 (32.36%) Jenkins
10 80 (29.09%) Docker
11 68 (24.73%) Python
12 62 (22.55%) Ansible
13 60 (21.82%) Test Automation
13 60 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (21.09%) Finance
15 52 (18.91%) SQL
15 52 (18.91%) Unix
15 52 (18.91%) BDD
16 51 (18.55%) Terraform
17 50 (18.18%) Kubernetes
17 50 (18.18%) Bash Shell
17 50 (18.18%) REST
18 49 (17.82%) Banking
19 46 (16.73%) JavaScript
20 45 (16.36%) Scrum
21 43 (15.64%) Node.js
21 43 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
22 41 (14.91%) Maven
22 41 (14.91%) Microservices
23 40 (14.55%) TDD

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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
1 190 (69.09%) Confluence
2 13 (4.73%) JBoss
3 12 (4.36%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.36%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.55%) Apache
5 5 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.45%) nginx
6 4 (1.45%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.09%) Mattermost
7 3 (1.09%) Mule
7 3 (1.09%) SAS
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Qpid
8 2 (0.73%) CMS
8 2 (0.73%) Jetty
8 2 (0.73%) WordPress
9 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.55%) HipChat
2 4 (1.45%) InVision
2 4 (1.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 107 (38.91%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (13.82%) GitHub
4 26 (9.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 25 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (8.73%) Amazon S3
7 23 (8.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 21 (7.64%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (7.64%) Serverless
9 19 (6.91%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (6.91%) Route 53
10 18 (6.55%) CloudFront
11 10 (3.64%) BrowserStack
12 9 (3.27%) OpenShift
13 7 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (2.18%) SaaS
14 6 (2.18%) Trello
15 5 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (1.82%) Apigee
16 3 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.00%) AMQP
2 9 (3.27%) DNS
2 9 (3.27%) SMS
2 9 (3.27%) VPN
3 7 (2.55%) Firewall
4 6 (2.18%) SSL
5 4 (1.45%) DHCP
5 4 (1.45%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.45%) SAN
6 3 (1.09%) LAN
6 3 (1.09%) MPLS
6 3 (1.09%) Network Security
6 3 (1.09%) VLAN
6 3 (1.09%) WAN
7 2 (0.73%) FTP
7 2 (0.73%) HTTP
7 2 (0.73%) IMAP
7 2 (0.73%) SMTP
7 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.73%) NoSQL
3 30 (10.91%) Relational Database
4 25 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.27%) MySQL
6 19 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (5.82%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.27%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.82%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.45%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.45%) Apache Kudu
10 4 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.45%) Parquet
10 4 (1.45%) Power BI
10 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 215 (78.18%) JIRA
2 91 (33.09%) Git (software)
3 89 (32.36%) Jenkins
4 41 (14.91%) Maven
5 38 (13.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 36 (13.09%) Bitbucket
7 32 (11.64%) Selenium
8 31 (11.27%) Cucumber
9 30 (10.91%) FishEye
10 27 (9.82%) JUnit
11 21 (7.64%) WebDriver
12 19 (6.91%) Subversion
13 16 (5.82%) jMock
14 14 (5.09%) Hudson
14 14 (5.09%) SoapUI
15 13 (4.73%) JMeter
16 12 (4.36%) Artifactory
16 12 (4.36%) Visual Studio Team System
17 11 (4.00%) TeamCity
18 10 (3.64%) Zephyr
General
1 58 (21.09%) Finance
2 49 (17.82%) Banking
3 18 (6.55%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.09%) Front Office
5 5 (1.82%) Retail
6 4 (1.45%) Games
6 4 (1.45%) Law
7 3 (1.09%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (29.09%) Developer
2 44 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (10.18%) Java Developer
4 23 (8.36%) Tester
5 17 (6.18%) JIRA Developer
5 17 (6.18%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.82%) AWS DevOps
7 15 (5.45%) Administrator
8 14 (5.09%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (4.73%) Analyst
9 13 (4.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 12 (4.36%) Automation Tester
11 11 (4.00%) Architect
12 10 (3.64%) Azure Engineer
13 9 (3.27%) Cloud Consultant
13 9 (3.27%) Cloud Engineer
13 9 (3.27%) Consultant
13 9 (3.27%) Kubernetes Consultant
13 9 (3.27%) Oracle Project Manager
14 7 (2.55%) JIRA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (18.18%) REST
2 43 (15.64%) Node.js
3 35 (12.73%) Web Services
4 33 (12.00%) XML
5 31 (11.27%) Spring
6 24 (8.73%) Middleware
6 24 (8.73%) RESTful
7 21 (7.64%) AngularJS
8 20 (7.27%) HTML
9 19 (6.91%) Hibernate
10 18 (6.55%) React
11 16 (5.82%) JSON
12 15 (5.45%) JMS
13 12 (4.36%) HTML5
13 12 (4.36%) JAXB
13 12 (4.36%) JTA
13 12 (4.36%) JTS
13 12 (4.36%) MSMQ
13 12 (4.36%) WCF
13 12 (4.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.91%) Fintech
2 19 (6.91%) Fixed Income
3 15 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.36%) Cloud Native
6 10 (3.64%) Wiki
7 9 (3.27%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.91%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.18%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.82%) DataPower
12 4 (1.45%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.45%) Equities
12 4 (1.45%) PKI
12 4 (1.45%) User Experience
13 3 (1.09%) Animation
13 3 (1.09%) Credit Risk
13 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.45%) Linux
2 52 (18.91%) Unix
3 30 (10.91%) Windows
4 19 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (6.91%) Ubuntu
5 13 (4.73%) CentOS
6 11 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.91%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.55%) Android
9 4 (1.45%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.09%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.09%) Solaris
10 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (33.45%) DevOps
3 60 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (21.82%) Test Automation
4 52 (18.91%) BDD
5 45 (16.36%) Scrum
6 41 (14.91%) Microservices
7 40 (14.55%) TDD
8 37 (13.45%) SDLC
9 34 (12.36%) Configuration Management
10 31 (11.27%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (8.73%) Workflow
13 21 (7.64%) Project Management
14 20 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (6.91%) API Testing
15 19 (6.91%) ITIL
15 19 (6.91%) Open Source
16 18 (6.55%) Kanban
16 18 (6.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 100 (36.36%) Java
2 68 (24.73%) Python
3 52 (18.91%) SQL
4 50 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 46 (16.73%) JavaScript
6 26 (9.45%) PowerShell
7 22 (8.00%) C#
8 16 (5.82%) Go
9 14 (5.09%) Groovy
10 13 (4.73%) Java 8
11 12 (4.36%) Ruby
11 12 (4.36%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.18%) Perl
13 5 (1.82%) Scala
13 5 (1.82%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.45%) C++
14 4 (1.45%) R
15 3 (1.09%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.09%) ES6
15 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (9.45%) SC Cleared
1 26 (9.45%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.00%) Degree
3 10 (3.64%) RHCE
4 9 (3.27%) ISEB
4 9 (3.27%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.82%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.45%) MCSE
6 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.09%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) RHCA
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.64%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) GDPR
2 3 (1.09%) PSD2
3 2 (0.73%) PMO
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (29.09%) Docker
2 8 (2.91%) HDFS
2 8 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.45%) Squid
4 2 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 62 (22.55%) Ansible
2 51 (18.55%) Terraform
3 50 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 36 (13.09%) Puppet
5 30 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (5.09%) Mesos
7 11 (4.00%) Kibana
8 10 (3.64%) Grafana
9 8 (2.91%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.82%) Graphite
10 5 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (1.45%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.45%) Fluentd
11 4 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (1.45%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.45%) rkt
11 4 (1.45%) SCCM
11 4 (1.45%) Sysdig
11 4 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (9.82%) Google
1 27 (9.82%) Oracle
2 26 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.82%) Sybase
4 13 (4.73%) Red Hat
5 12 (4.36%) Murex
6 10 (3.64%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.27%) AppDynamics
7 9 (3.27%) RedGate
7 9 (3.27%) Splunk
7 9 (3.27%) VMware
8 6 (2.18%) HP
8 6 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.82%) IBM
10 4 (1.45%) Citrix
10 4 (1.45%) EMC
10 4 (1.45%) Hortonworks
10 4 (1.45%) Ivanti
10 4 (1.45%) Sony
10 4 (1.45%) Tableau