Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 381 344 312
Rank change year-on-year -37 -32 +126
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 256 281 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.66% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 1.58% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 206 220
London median daily rate £550 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +13.89%
10th Percentile £368 £369 £392
90th Percentile £680 £675 £638
England median daily rate £506 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +6.58% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £31.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +51.61% -22.50% -

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 18,039 17,772 19,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.57% 41.74% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,275 11,960 12,952
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 237 235
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.15 £10.85
90th Percentile £50.20 £50.00 £40.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% 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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -36 35 £600 +24.68% 15
South London -31 12 £410 +49.09% 1
East London -11 7 £575 +19.67% 3
West London -35 2 £500 -4.76% 5
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England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 205 (80.08%) JIRA
2 173 (67.58%) Confluence
3 158 (61.72%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (44.92%) Java
5 110 (42.97%) Linux
6 100 (39.06%) Git (software)
7 99 (38.67%) Amazon AWS
7 99 (38.67%) Jenkins
8 93 (36.33%) DevOps
9 85 (33.20%) Python
10 76 (29.69%) Docker
11 72 (28.13%) Unix
12 68 (26.56%) Ansible
13 58 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (22.66%) Finance
14 55 (21.48%) Bash Shell
15 54 (21.09%) Node.js
15 54 (21.09%) Configuration Management
16 53 (20.70%) Banking
16 53 (20.70%) GitHub
16 53 (20.70%) Terraform
17 51 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
18 48 (18.75%) REST
19 47 (18.36%) BDD
19 47 (18.36%) JavaScript
20 46 (17.97%) SQL
20 46 (17.97%) Test Automation
21 45 (17.58%) Scrum
22 44 (17.19%) Puppet
23 43 (16.80%) Amazon S3

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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
1 173 (67.58%) Confluence
2 13 (5.08%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.91%) JBoss
5 7 (2.73%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.34%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.34%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.95%) nginx
8 4 (1.56%) Apache
9 3 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.17%) Mattermost
9 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.78%) Jetty
11 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.39%) Appian
11 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) HipChat
2 4 (1.56%) InVision
3 3 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.34%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 99 (38.67%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (20.70%) GitHub
3 43 (16.80%) Amazon S3
4 41 (16.02%) Amazon EC2
5 40 (15.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 40 (15.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 36 (14.06%) AWS Lambda
6 36 (14.06%) Serverless
7 35 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 34 (13.28%) Route 53
9 33 (12.89%) CloudFront
10 13 (5.08%) BrowserStack
11 10 (3.91%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (2.34%) npm
13 5 (1.95%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (1.56%) OpenShift
14 4 (1.56%) SaaS
14 4 (1.56%) Tricentis Tosca
15 3 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.86%) SMS
2 10 (3.91%) VPN
3 9 (3.52%) AMQP
3 9 (3.52%) DNS
4 6 (2.34%) Firewall
4 6 (2.34%) Kerberos
4 6 (2.34%) SSL
5 4 (1.56%) DHCP
6 3 (1.17%) DSL
6 3 (1.17%) LAN
6 3 (1.17%) MPLS
6 3 (1.17%) Network Security
6 3 (1.17%) SAN
6 3 (1.17%) VLAN
6 3 (1.17%) WAN
7 2 (0.78%) FTP
7 2 (0.78%) HTTP
7 2 (0.78%) IMAP
7 2 (0.78%) SMTP
7 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.45%) NoSQL
2 33 (12.89%) Amazon RDS
3 31 (12.11%) SQL Server
4 27 (10.55%) Relational Database
5 22 (8.59%) MongoDB
6 20 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (7.03%) MySQL
8 10 (3.91%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.13%) Big Data
9 8 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.73%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.34%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.34%) Apache Hive
11 6 (2.34%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.34%) HBase
11 6 (2.34%) Parquet
11 6 (2.34%) Power BI
11 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.17%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 205 (80.08%) JIRA
2 100 (39.06%) Git (software)
3 99 (38.67%) Jenkins
4 39 (15.23%) Maven
5 37 (14.45%) Selenium
6 34 (13.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 30 (11.72%) Bitbucket
8 27 (10.55%) FishEye
9 25 (9.77%) JUnit
10 23 (8.98%) WebDriver
11 21 (8.20%) Cucumber
12 15 (5.86%) Artifactory
13 14 (5.47%) GitLab
13 14 (5.47%) Subversion
13 14 (5.47%) Zephyr
14 13 (5.08%) SoapUI
15 12 (4.69%) Hudson
15 12 (4.69%) TeamCity
16 11 (4.30%) JMeter
16 11 (4.30%) jMock
General
1 58 (22.66%) Finance
2 53 (20.70%) Banking
3 23 (8.98%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.30%) Front Office
5 7 (2.73%) Games
6 6 (2.34%) Back Office
7 4 (1.56%) Retail
8 3 (1.17%) Law
9 2 (0.78%) Legal
9 2 (0.78%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (32.42%) Developer
2 51 (19.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.33%) Java Developer
4 27 (10.55%) AWS DevOps
5 25 (9.77%) AWS Engineer
6 23 (8.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 15 (5.86%) Tester
8 13 (5.08%) Analyst
9 11 (4.30%) Automation Tester
9 11 (4.30%) JIRA Developer
10 9 (3.52%) Administrator
10 9 (3.52%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.13%) JIRA Specialist
12 7 (2.73%) Architect
12 7 (2.73%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (2.73%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (2.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 7 (2.73%) Salesforce Developer
13 6 (2.34%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.34%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.09%) Node.js
2 48 (18.75%) REST
3 38 (14.84%) Web Services
4 37 (14.45%) XML
5 32 (12.50%) Spring
6 29 (11.33%) HTML
7 28 (10.94%) AngularJS
8 26 (10.16%) RESTful
9 21 (8.20%) React
10 20 (7.81%) .NET
11 18 (7.03%) Hibernate
11 18 (7.03%) JSON
12 17 (6.64%) Middleware
13 16 (6.25%) CSS
13 16 (6.25%) JMS
14 15 (5.86%) HTML5
15 14 (5.47%) Spring Boot
16 13 (5.08%) XSLT
17 12 (4.69%) Gherkin
18 11 (4.30%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.23%) Fintech
2 26 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.59%) Fixed Income
4 15 (5.86%) Cloud Native
5 10 (3.91%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.73%) Analytical Mindset
9 6 (2.34%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.95%) Equities
11 4 (1.56%) User Experience
11 4 (1.56%) Wiki
12 3 (1.17%) Animation
12 3 (1.17%) Apple TV
12 3 (1.17%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 110 (42.97%) Linux
2 72 (28.13%) Unix
3 26 (10.16%) Windows
4 22 (8.59%) Ubuntu
5 11 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.52%) CentOS
7 8 (3.13%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.34%) Android
9 4 (1.56%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.17%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.78%) Solaris
12 1 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (61.72%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (36.33%) DevOps
3 58 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (21.09%) Configuration Management
5 47 (18.36%) BDD
6 46 (17.97%) Test Automation
7 45 (17.58%) Scrum
8 32 (12.50%) Microservices
9 31 (12.11%) TDD
10 30 (11.72%) SDLC
11 24 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (8.98%) Open Source
13 22 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (8.20%) API Testing
14 21 (8.20%) Workflow
15 18 (7.03%) Kanban
16 15 (5.86%) Data Modelling
16 15 (5.86%) OO
17 14 (5.47%) Change Control
17 14 (5.47%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 115 (44.92%) Java
2 85 (33.20%) Python
3 55 (21.48%) Bash Shell
4 47 (18.36%) JavaScript
5 46 (17.97%) SQL
6 23 (8.98%) C#
7 19 (7.42%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.08%) Ruby
9 11 (4.30%) Java 8
10 10 (3.91%) Perl
11 9 (3.52%) Go
11 9 (3.52%) Groovy
11 9 (3.52%) Scala
12 7 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.73%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.34%) R
14 5 (1.95%) C++
15 4 (1.56%) ES6
16 3 (1.17%) SOQL
16 3 (1.17%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 29 (11.33%) Degree
2 20 (7.81%) SC Cleared
2 20 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.30%) AWS Certification
3 11 (4.30%) ISEB
3 11 (4.30%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.17%) MCSE
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.59%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) GCP
2 4 (1.56%) GDPR
3 2 (0.78%) PSD2
3 2 (0.78%) WCAG
4 1 (0.39%) PMO
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (29.69%) Docker
2 7 (2.73%) HDFS
3 6 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.56%) Squid
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 68 (26.56%) Ansible
2 53 (20.70%) Terraform
3 51 (19.92%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (17.19%) Puppet
5 29 (11.33%) Kubernetes
6 13 (5.08%) Kibana
7 12 (4.69%) Grafana
8 9 (3.52%) BladeLogic
9 7 (2.73%) Hadoop YARN
9 7 (2.73%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.95%) HAProxy
10 5 (1.95%) Mesos
11 4 (1.56%) Graphite
11 4 (1.56%) PingFederate
11 4 (1.56%) rkt
11 4 (1.56%) Sysdig
11 4 (1.56%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.17%) Fluentd
12 3 (1.17%) SCCM
13 2 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 23 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.25%) Google
3 13 (5.08%) Oracle
4 11 (4.30%) Sybase
5 10 (3.91%) HP
5 10 (3.91%) Murex
5 10 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.52%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.73%) AppDynamics
7 7 (2.73%) RedGate
7 7 (2.73%) VMware
8 6 (2.34%) Apigee
8 6 (2.34%) Hortonworks
8 6 (2.34%) ION Trading
8 6 (2.34%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.34%) Tableau
9 5 (1.95%) Splunk
10 4 (1.56%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.56%) IBM
11 3 (1.17%) Black Duck