Period
to 29 November 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 29 November 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.

Atlassian
England > London
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 400 251 365
Rank change year-on-year -149 +114 -4
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 183 136 191
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.87% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 2.17% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 105 145
10th Percentile £393 £435 £388
25th Percentile £450 £490 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year - +2.44% -6.82%
75th Percentile £600 £638 £600
90th Percentile £688 £655 £675
England median daily rate £498 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -0.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £77.50 -
Median % change year-on-year -35.48% - -
England median hourly rate £49.37 £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year -10.24% +11.11% +5.32%

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 13,941 6,254 13,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.11% 39.84% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,636 4,296 9,646
10th Percentile £331 £300 £263
25th Percentile £450 £404 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 51 243
10th Percentile £13.88 £12.75 £12.44
25th Percentile £18.00 £17.59 £16.08
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% +9.63%
75th Percentile £45.89 £42.88 £28.75
90th Percentile £62.75 £54.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.33 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -14.08% +20.32% +7.91%

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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 29 November 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 29 November 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 13 £500 -9.09% 5
South London +14 11 £425 +6.25% 1
East London -13 1 £540 +8.00% 2
West London -24 1 - - 2
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England

For the 6 months to 29 November 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.

1 157 (85.79%) JIRA
2 126 (68.85%) Confluence
3 84 (45.90%) DevOps
4 81 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (35.52%) Azure
6 58 (31.69%) Linux
7 49 (26.78%) AWS
7 49 (26.78%) Docker
8 46 (25.14%) Java
9 44 (24.04%) C#
10 38 (20.77%) Bitbucket
11 37 (20.22%) Finance
12 36 (19.67%) Kubernetes
13 35 (19.13%) Social Skills
14 33 (18.03%) Scrum
15 31 (16.94%) GitHub
16 30 (16.39%) JavaScript
16 30 (16.39%) SQL
16 30 (16.39%) SharePoint
17 29 (15.85%) .NET
17 29 (15.85%) Banking
17 29 (15.85%) Jenkins
18 28 (15.30%) Ansible
18 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
18 28 (15.30%) Infrastructure as Code
18 28 (15.30%) Terraform
19 27 (14.75%) Windows
19 27 (14.75%) PowerShell
20 26 (14.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 26 (14.21%) Python

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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
1 126 (68.85%) Confluence
2 30 (16.39%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.92%) Appian
5 6 (3.28%) CMS
6 5 (2.73%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.19%) JBoss
7 4 (2.19%) Mule
7 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Fuse
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.09%) Apache
9 2 (1.09%) Headless CMS
9 2 (1.09%) IIS
9 2 (1.09%) nginx
10 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.55%) Drupal
10 1 (0.55%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (35.52%) Azure
2 49 (26.78%) AWS
3 31 (16.94%) GitHub
4 20 (10.93%) GCP
5 15 (8.20%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (6.01%) GitHub Actions
7 9 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (4.37%) NuGet
9 7 (3.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (3.83%) Power Platform
10 6 (3.28%) OpenShift
11 4 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.19%) PowerApps
11 4 (2.19%) Serverless
12 3 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.64%) AWS Direct Connect
12 3 (1.64%) SaaS
12 3 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.09%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Kerberos
1 7 (3.83%) VPN
2 6 (3.28%) DNS
2 6 (3.28%) Firewall
3 5 (2.73%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.73%) Wireless
4 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.19%) ZigBee
5 3 (1.64%) BGP
5 3 (1.64%) DHCP
5 3 (1.64%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.64%) IPv4
5 3 (1.64%) IPv6
5 3 (1.64%) MQTT
5 3 (1.64%) OSPF
5 3 (1.64%) Skype
5 3 (1.64%) VLAN
5 3 (1.64%) VXLAN
6 2 (1.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (5.46%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.37%) MySQL
4 8 (4.37%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.83%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.83%) Power BI
6 6 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.73%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.64%) Big Data
8 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.09%) KDB
9 2 (1.09%) Kdb+
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.55%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 157 (85.79%) JIRA
2 38 (20.77%) Bitbucket
3 29 (15.85%) Jenkins
4 26 (14.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (13.66%) Sonatype Nexus
6 23 (12.57%) SonarQube
7 21 (11.48%) Git (software)
7 21 (11.48%) Maven
8 11 (6.01%) Cypress.io
8 11 (6.01%) Gradle
8 11 (6.01%) Selenium
9 8 (4.37%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.28%) FishEye
10 6 (3.28%) Subversion
11 4 (2.19%) GitLab
11 4 (2.19%) Hudson
11 4 (2.19%) jMock
11 4 (2.19%) JUnit
11 4 (2.19%) TestRail
12 3 (1.64%) Arsenale Dataplane
General
1 37 (20.22%) Finance
2 35 (19.13%) Social Skills
3 29 (15.85%) Banking
4 15 (8.20%) Public Sector
5 12 (6.56%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.19%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (1.64%) Front Office
8 3 (1.64%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.64%) Marketing
8 3 (1.64%) Publishing
9 2 (1.09%) International Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Back Office
10 1 (0.55%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.55%) Electronics
10 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (18.58%) Developer
2 33 (18.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (15.85%) Administrator
4 24 (13.11%) JIRA Administrator
5 17 (9.29%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (8.74%) Analyst
7 14 (7.65%) Architect
8 13 (7.10%) Business Analyst
8 13 (7.10%) Consultant
9 12 (6.56%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.46%) JIRA Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (3.83%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
12 7 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) JIRA Consultant
12 7 (3.83%) JIRA Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Lead DevOps
13 6 (3.28%) Technical Writer
13 6 (3.28%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.85%) .NET
2 19 (10.38%) ASP.NET
2 19 (10.38%) Spring
2 19 (10.38%) Web Services
3 16 (8.74%) Elastic Stack
3 16 (8.74%) REST
4 12 (6.56%) Spring Boot
5 10 (5.46%) CSS
6 9 (4.92%) HTML
6 9 (4.92%) LDAP
7 8 (4.37%) XML
8 6 (3.28%) FIDO
8 6 (3.28%) Middleware
8 6 (3.28%) OAuth
8 6 (3.28%) OpenID
8 6 (3.28%) RESTful
8 6 (3.28%) SAML
8 6 (3.28%) Velocity
8 6 (3.28%) WebAuthn
8 6 (3.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.46%) Cloud Native
2 6 (3.28%) Wiki
3 5 (2.73%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.73%) Derivative
4 4 (2.19%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.19%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.64%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) NHS
6 2 (1.09%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.09%) Tandem
6 2 (1.09%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.09%) W3C
7 1 (0.55%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.69%) Linux
2 27 (14.75%) Windows
3 17 (9.29%) Unix
4 5 (2.73%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (45.90%) DevOps
2 81 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.03%) Scrum
4 28 (15.30%) Infrastructure as Code
5 22 (12.02%) Test Automation
6 20 (10.93%) Migration
7 17 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (7.65%) Project Management
9 13 (7.10%) Service Management
9 13 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.56%) ITSM
10 12 (6.56%) Risk Management
10 12 (6.56%) User Stories
11 11 (6.01%) Integration Testing
11 11 (6.01%) Microservices
11 11 (6.01%) Service Design
11 11 (6.01%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.46%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (4.92%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.14%) Java
2 44 (24.04%) C#
3 30 (16.39%) JavaScript
3 30 (16.39%) SQL
4 27 (14.75%) PowerShell
5 26 (14.21%) Python
6 16 (8.74%) Groovy
7 10 (5.46%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.46%) VB
8 9 (4.92%) PHP
9 6 (3.28%) C++
10 5 (2.73%) C
10 5 (2.73%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.73%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.19%) Go
11 4 (2.19%) Perl
11 4 (2.19%) Scala
12 3 (1.64%) Java 8
12 3 (1.64%) Rust
13 2 (1.09%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 15 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.83%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.19%) CCNA
3 4 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.64%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.55%) CISSP
6 1 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) GCIH
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.55%) SSCP
6 1 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.55%) VCAP
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.64%) GDPR
3 2 (1.09%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.09%) PMO
4 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.55%) EMIR
4 1 (0.55%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 49 (26.78%) Docker
2 6 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.73%) OpenAM
3 5 (2.73%) OpenIDM
4 3 (1.64%) iptables
4 3 (1.64%) KVM
4 3 (1.64%) Xen
5 1 (0.55%) GeoWebCache
5 1 (0.55%) IAG
5 1 (0.55%) vCloud
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (19.67%) Kubernetes
2 28 (15.30%) Ansible
2 28 (15.30%) Terraform
3 23 (12.57%) Prometheus
4 18 (9.84%) Grafana
5 15 (8.20%) Kibana
6 10 (5.46%) Argo
7 9 (4.92%) Rancher
8 4 (2.19%) Puppet
9 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.09%) Salt
10 1 (0.55%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.55%) Consul
10 1 (0.55%) Nagios
10 1 (0.55%) Opsgenie
10 1 (0.55%) Packer
10 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.55%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.93%) Oracle
3 19 (10.38%) Google
4 10 (5.46%) MuleSoft
5 8 (4.37%) Dynatrace
6 7 (3.83%) Splunk
7 6 (3.28%) Sybase
8 5 (2.73%) ForgeRock
8 5 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.19%) Murex
9 4 (2.19%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.19%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.19%) VMware
10 3 (1.64%) Infoblox
11 2 (1.09%) Cisco
11 2 (1.09%) IBM
11 2 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.09%) NCR
11 2 (1.09%) SAP
11 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds