Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 280 332 331
Rank change year-on-year +52 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 137 155 318
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.70% 0.55% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 1.40% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 115 243
Median daily rate £550 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £408 £373 £400
90th Percentile £662 £645 £675
England median daily rate £500 £486 £500
% change year-on-year +2.83% -2.75% -0.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £77.50 - £60.00
England median hourly rate £55.00 £44.51 £47.00
% change year-on-year +23.57% -5.30% +6.82%

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 7,447 11,074 17,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.99% 39.30% 39.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,993 7,671 11,558
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £300 £255 £285
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 198 265
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.90% +7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £13.68 £12.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £68.00 £50.00 £39.10
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £17.46
% change year-on-year +17.65% +7.10% +0.49%

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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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +64 18 £575 +27.78% 6
South London +41 3 £450 -19.28% 3
East London - 2 £575 - 1
West London +30 1 £525 +12.00% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 93 (67.88%) JIRA
2 91 (66.42%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (54.74%) Confluence
4 67 (48.91%) Git (software)
5 60 (43.80%) Java
6 53 (38.69%) Docker
7 47 (34.31%) Jenkins
8 46 (33.58%) DevOps
9 44 (32.12%) Finance
10 42 (30.66%) Kubernetes
11 40 (29.20%) Microservices
12 39 (28.47%) Python
13 37 (27.01%) Linux
14 36 (26.28%) Banking
14 36 (26.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 35 (25.55%) Ansible
16 33 (24.09%) XML
17 32 (23.36%) AWS
17 32 (23.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 31 (22.63%) Azure
19 30 (21.90%) Security Cleared
20 29 (21.17%) Investment Banking
21 26 (18.98%) SC Cleared
21 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (18.98%) Scrum
22 25 (18.25%) Web Services
22 25 (18.25%) TDD
23 23 (16.79%) Spring
23 23 (16.79%) JUnit
24 22 (16.06%) JBoss

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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 75 (54.74%) Confluence
2 22 (16.06%) JBoss
2 22 (16.06%) Red Hat Fuse
3 11 (8.03%) Mule
3 11 (8.03%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.30%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (7.30%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.65%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.73%) IIS
7 1 (0.73%) nginx
7 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.73%) SAS
7 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.73%) Maximo
1 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.73%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.36%) AWS
2 31 (22.63%) Azure
3 12 (8.76%) OpenShift
4 11 (8.03%) Amazon Cognito
4 11 (8.03%) Apigee
4 11 (8.03%) GitHub
5 10 (7.30%) Boomi
6 9 (6.57%) Serverless
7 8 (5.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (4.38%) PaaS
8 6 (4.38%) Slack
9 5 (3.65%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (2.92%) GCP
10 4 (2.92%) IaaS
11 3 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (2.19%) npm
11 3 (2.19%) Yarn
12 2 (1.46%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) Firewall
2 12 (8.76%) HTTP
3 3 (2.19%) DNS
3 3 (2.19%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (2.19%) SNMP
3 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.19%) VLAN
4 2 (1.46%) FTP
4 2 (1.46%) IMAP
4 2 (1.46%) SMTP
5 1 (0.73%) AMQP
5 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.41%) MongoDB
2 15 (10.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (10.95%) NoSQL
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.49%) MySQL
3 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.11%) Data Lake
4 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.38%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.65%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.65%) Big Data
6 5 (3.65%) Parquet
6 5 (3.65%) Presto
7 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.46%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.46%) Spark SQL
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon QuickSight
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 93 (67.88%) JIRA
2 67 (48.91%) Git (software)
3 47 (34.31%) Jenkins
4 32 (23.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (16.79%) JUnit
6 21 (15.33%) Maven
7 18 (13.14%) Bitbucket
8 15 (10.95%) FishEye
9 12 (8.76%) Cucumber
9 12 (8.76%) GitLab
9 12 (8.76%) Hudson
9 12 (8.76%) jMock
9 12 (8.76%) Subversion
10 11 (8.03%) SonarQube
11 10 (7.30%) GoCD
11 10 (7.30%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (4.38%) Artifactory
13 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.19%) webpack
14 2 (1.46%) Selenium
General
1 44 (32.12%) Finance
2 36 (26.28%) Banking
3 29 (21.17%) Investment Banking
4 19 (13.87%) Front Office
5 18 (13.14%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.19%) Retail
7 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.73%) Electronics
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (36.50%) Developer
2 37 (27.01%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.06%) Senior Developer
4 20 (14.60%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (13.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (8.76%) Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) Integration Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Java Middleware Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Middleware Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Senior Integration Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Senior Middleware Developer
8 9 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (6.57%) Senior DevOps
8 9 (6.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) User Researcher
10 6 (4.38%) Architect
10 6 (4.38%) Consultant
10 6 (4.38%) Data Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.09%) XML
2 25 (18.25%) Web Services
3 23 (16.79%) Spring
4 22 (16.06%) Middleware
5 21 (15.33%) Apache Camel
6 19 (13.87%) Kafka
6 19 (13.87%) REST
7 16 (11.68%) JSON
8 15 (10.95%) RESTful
9 13 (9.49%) Java EE
10 12 (8.76%) Hibernate
10 12 (8.76%) JAXB
10 12 (8.76%) JMS
10 12 (8.76%) JTA
10 12 (8.76%) JTS
10 12 (8.76%) Spring Boot
10 12 (8.76%) XSLT
11 11 (8.03%) FpML
11 11 (8.03%) SOAP
11 11 (8.03%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Derivative
2 13 (9.49%) Fixed Income
3 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.38%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.65%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.46%) NHS
10 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.73%) EMV
11 1 (0.73%) Equities
11 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.73%) User Experience
11 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.01%) Linux
2 17 (12.41%) Unix
3 12 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.57%) Windows
5 5 (3.65%) CentOS
6 4 (2.92%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (66.42%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (33.58%) DevOps
3 40 (29.20%) Microservices
4 36 (26.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (18.98%) Scrum
6 25 (18.25%) TDD
7 18 (13.14%) BDD
7 18 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (12.41%) SDLC
9 15 (10.95%) Data Modelling
9 15 (10.95%) Infrastructure as Code
10 14 (10.22%) User Stories
11 12 (8.76%) Information Security
11 12 (8.76%) OO
11 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (8.76%) UML
12 11 (8.03%) Build Automation
12 11 (8.03%) Migration
13 10 (7.30%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 60 (43.80%) Java
2 39 (28.47%) Python
3 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
4 19 (13.87%) Scala
5 18 (13.14%) Perl
6 13 (9.49%) Ruby
6 13 (9.49%) SQL
7 12 (8.76%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.84%) C#
8 8 (5.84%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.11%) C++
10 6 (4.38%) Groovy
10 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.92%) Go
12 3 (2.19%) C
13 2 (1.46%) Java 8
13 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.73%) PHP
14 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (21.90%) Security Cleared
2 26 (18.98%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.84%) Degree
4 6 (4.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.65%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) NIST
3 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (38.69%) Docker
2 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.65%) HDFS
4 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (30.66%) Kubernetes
2 35 (25.55%) Ansible
3 20 (14.60%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (14.60%) Puppet
4 14 (10.22%) Terraform
5 10 (7.30%) Rundeck
6 8 (5.84%) Grafana
6 8 (5.84%) Prometheus
7 5 (3.65%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (3.65%) Packer
8 4 (2.92%) Salt
9 3 (2.19%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.46%) vRealize
10 2 (1.46%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (0.73%) Consul
11 1 (0.73%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.73%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.73%) Kibana
11 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.73%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (12.41%) Red Hat
2 13 (9.49%) Dell
2 13 (9.49%) Oracle
2 13 (9.49%) Splunk
3 12 (8.76%) Murex
3 12 (8.76%) Sybase
4 10 (7.30%) Axway
4 10 (7.30%) Fiorano
4 10 (7.30%) Jitterbit
4 10 (7.30%) MuleSoft
4 10 (7.30%) SaltStack
4 10 (7.30%) Talend
4 10 (7.30%) TIBCO
4 10 (7.30%) webMethods
5 7 (5.11%) VMware
6 6 (4.38%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.65%) Dynatrace
8 4 (2.92%) Confluent
8 4 (2.92%) Google
9 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint