Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 235 409
Rank change year-on-year -84 +174 +98
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 350 471 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.76% 1.05% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 2.45% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 258 147
London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £400 £391 £350
90th Percentile £700 £663 £825
England median daily rate £500 £498 £450
% change year-on-year +0.50% +10.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +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 18708 19198 19731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.75% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12727 12799 13077
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 280 407
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.63
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

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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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -38 47 £500 -9.09% 7
East London -5 8 £481 -26.08%
West London -8 8 £538 +34.38%
South London -60 7 £400 -18.37%
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England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 272 (77.71%) JIRA
2 206 (58.86%) Confluence
3 204 (58.29%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (48.29%) DevOps
5 135 (38.57%) Jenkins
6 134 (38.29%) Java
7 126 (36.00%) Git (software)
8 106 (30.29%) Linux
9 100 (28.57%) Docker
10 98 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
11 94 (26.86%) Python
12 92 (26.29%) Finance
13 80 (22.86%) Scrum
14 74 (21.14%) Ansible
15 66 (18.86%) Banking
16 65 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
17 60 (17.14%) SQL
18 57 (16.29%) Test Automation
19 53 (15.14%) Puppet
19 53 (15.14%) JavaScript
19 53 (15.14%) Unix
20 51 (14.57%) SQL Server
21 49 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 47 (13.43%) Windows
23 46 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
23 46 (13.14%) GitHub
23 46 (13.14%) Bitbucket
24 44 (12.57%) .NET
25 43 (12.29%) Node.js
25 43 (12.29%) PowerShell

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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
1 206 (58.86%) Confluence
2 31 (8.86%) OpenStack
3 21 (6.00%) Apache Spark
4 18 (5.14%) Tomcat
5 14 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (3.14%) Apache
6 11 (3.14%) IIS
7 8 (2.29%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.00%) SAS
9 6 (1.71%) CMS
10 5 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.43%) Documentum
10 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.86%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.86%) JBoss
13 2 (0.57%) nginx
14 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.29%) Mule
Applications
1 18 (5.14%) HipChat
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 98 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (13.14%) GitHub
2 46 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.57%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (4.57%) npm
4 15 (4.29%) Serverless
5 14 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 14 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 12 (3.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 12 (3.43%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (3.43%) CloudFront
6 12 (3.43%) Route 53
7 9 (2.57%) SaaS
8 8 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (2.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 4 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (1.14%) Sauce Labs
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.57%) LDAP
2 10 (2.86%) HTTP
3 9 (2.57%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.71%) DNS
4 6 (1.71%) DSL
5 5 (1.43%) Firewall
5 5 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.14%) AMQP
6 4 (1.14%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.14%) SSL
7 3 (0.86%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.86%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.57%) ATM
8 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.29%) DHCP
9 1 (0.29%) Internet
9 1 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.29%) SMS
9 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.86%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.00%) MySQL
5 19 (5.43%) Oracle Database
6 18 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (4.86%) MongoDB
8 16 (4.57%) RDBMS
9 14 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (3.43%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.57%) DB2
12 8 (2.29%) Big Data
13 6 (1.71%) CouchDB
13 6 (1.71%) Redis
14 5 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (1.14%) QlikView
15 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 2 (0.57%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 272 (77.71%) JIRA
2 135 (38.57%) Jenkins
3 126 (36.00%) Git (software)
4 49 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 46 (13.14%) Bitbucket
6 38 (10.86%) TeamCity
7 37 (10.57%) Selenium
8 33 (9.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 30 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (7.43%) Maven
11 25 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
12 21 (6.00%) NuGet
13 20 (5.71%) Cucumber
14 18 (5.14%) WebDriver
15 15 (4.29%) JUnit
16 14 (4.00%) Vagrant
17 13 (3.71%) Xcode
18 12 (3.43%) webpack
18 12 (3.43%) Zephyr
19 11 (3.14%) Babel
General
1 92 (26.29%) Finance
2 66 (18.86%) Banking
3 32 (9.14%) Investment Banking
4 13 (3.71%) Front Office
5 3 (0.86%) Games
5 3 (0.86%) Retail
5 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.29%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (28.29%) Developer
2 87 (24.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 25 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 25 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 25 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (6.86%) iOS Developer
6 23 (6.57%) Senior Developer
7 22 (6.29%) Architect
7 22 (6.29%) Linux Engineer
8 21 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 19 (5.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.86%) Analyst
11 16 (4.57%) Azure Engineer
12 15 (4.29%) Administrator
13 14 (4.00%) Tester
13 14 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
14 13 (3.71%) Cloud Engineer
14 13 (3.71%) Windows DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.43%) Pricing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.57%) .NET
2 43 (12.29%) Node.js
3 39 (11.14%) REST
4 31 (8.86%) Spring
5 30 (8.57%) HTML
6 26 (7.43%) Hibernate
7 25 (7.14%) RESTful
8 24 (6.86%) CSS
9 22 (6.29%) iOS SDK
9 22 (6.29%) XML
10 19 (5.43%) HTML5
11 17 (4.86%) JSON
12 16 (4.57%) Web Services
13 15 (4.29%) Gherkin
14 14 (4.00%) J2EE
15 13 (3.71%) React
16 12 (3.43%) CSS3
16 12 (3.43%) FIX Protocol
16 12 (3.43%) Redux
17 10 (2.86%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.14%) User Experience
2 17 (4.86%) Derivative
3 16 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.86%) Fintech
7 8 (2.29%) iPad
7 8 (2.29%) iPhone
8 7 (2.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.00%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.14%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.14%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.86%) Clustering
12 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.29%) Linux
2 53 (15.14%) Unix
3 47 (13.43%) Windows
4 40 (11.43%) Windows Server
5 35 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 17 (4.86%) CentOS
7 15 (4.29%) Android
7 15 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (3.14%) Solaris
9 9 (2.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (58.29%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (48.29%) DevOps
3 80 (22.86%) Scrum
4 65 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (16.29%) Test Automation
6 39 (11.14%) SDLC
7 37 (10.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 35 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 35 (10.00%) Open Source
9 34 (9.71%) BDD
9 34 (9.71%) TDD
10 33 (9.43%) Microservices
11 32 (9.14%) SOA
12 23 (6.57%) iOS Development
12 23 (6.57%) OO
12 23 (6.57%) Service Delivery
13 21 (6.00%) Kanban
14 20 (5.71%) Dependency Management
15 19 (5.43%) MVC
15 19 (5.43%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 134 (38.29%) Java
2 94 (26.86%) Python
3 60 (17.14%) SQL
4 53 (15.14%) JavaScript
5 43 (12.29%) PowerShell
6 39 (11.14%) Bash Shell
7 23 (6.57%) Apple Swift
8 22 (6.29%) Objective-C
8 22 (6.29%) PL/SQL
9 17 (4.86%) Shell Script
10 16 (4.57%) Haskell
11 12 (3.43%) C#
12 11 (3.14%) ES6
13 10 (2.86%) ECMAScript
13 10 (2.86%) Ruby
13 10 (2.86%) VB
14 8 (2.29%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.71%) Groovy
16 5 (1.43%) Perl
17 4 (1.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 37 (10.57%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.57%) ISTQB
3 21 (6.00%) ISEB
4 18 (5.14%) Degree
5 17 (4.86%) SC Cleared
6 14 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.14%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.57%) CAPM
10 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.57%) PMP
10 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.29%) MCPD
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.29%) QA
2 7 (2.00%) GCP
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.57%) PMO
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (28.57%) Docker
2 24 (6.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 74 (21.14%) Ansible
2 53 (15.14%) Puppet
3 32 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (8.86%) Kubernetes
5 29 (8.29%) Terraform
6 11 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (2.57%) Mesos
8 8 (2.29%) Nagios
8 8 (2.29%) Rancher
9 7 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (2.00%) Icinga
10 5 (1.43%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.86%) Packer
12 2 (0.57%) Consul
12 2 (0.57%) Kibana
13 1 (0.29%) Ambari
13 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 1 (0.29%) Grafana
13 1 (0.29%) logstash
13 1 (0.29%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 41 (11.71%) Oracle
2 31 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.43%) Red Hat
4 22 (6.29%) Sybase
5 15 (4.29%) IBM
6 12 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.57%) Adobe
7 9 (2.57%) Apple
7 9 (2.57%) HP
7 9 (2.57%) VMware
8 8 (2.29%) Splunk
9 6 (1.71%) SAP
10 5 (1.43%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.43%) Black Duck
10 5 (1.43%) New Relic
11 4 (1.14%) BMC
12 3 (0.86%) GoldenSource
12 3 (0.86%) Murex
12 3 (0.86%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.86%) Veritas