Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 314 343 256
Rank change year-on-year +29 -87 +160
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 324 317 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.75% 0.68% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 1.70% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 236 240
London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £376 £363 £363
90th Percentile £675 £731 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £47.50
England median hourly rate £47.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% +46.67% -40.00%

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 17,330 18,627 17,768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.95% 40.00% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,606 12,727 11,857
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £296 £263 £268
90th Percentile £675 £650 £631
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 324 289
London median hourly rate £20.33 £21.50 £21.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.47% +2.23% +10.68%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.86 £12.09
90th Percentile £46.67 £47.83 £52.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +45 82 £550 -4.35% 13
West London +33 21 £500 - 6
East London -32 11 £700 +75.00% 1
South London -2 4 £506 +16.38% 3
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England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 237 (73.15%) JIRA
2 229 (70.68%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (62.35%) Confluence
4 132 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
5 121 (37.35%) Linux
6 101 (31.17%) DevOps
7 94 (29.01%) Docker
8 93 (28.70%) Git (software)
9 91 (28.09%) Java
10 88 (27.16%) Jenkins
11 87 (26.85%) Ansible
12 80 (24.69%) Python
13 77 (23.77%) Kubernetes
14 65 (20.06%) Test Automation
15 62 (19.14%) Terraform
16 59 (18.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 57 (17.59%) Bash Shell
18 53 (16.36%) TDD
19 52 (16.05%) SQL
19 52 (16.05%) Finance
20 49 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (15.12%) Scrum
21 46 (14.20%) Unix
22 45 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
23 44 (13.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 42 (12.96%) Maven
25 41 (12.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 41 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
26 40 (12.35%) Banking
27 39 (12.04%) Perl

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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
1 202 (62.35%) Confluence
2 16 (4.94%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.70%) Apache
4 9 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (2.47%) JBoss
6 7 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.16%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.54%) GeoServer
8 4 (1.23%) CMS
9 3 (0.93%) Apache Qpid
9 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.93%) Drupal
9 3 (0.93%) Mule
9 3 (0.93%) SAS
10 2 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.62%) nginx
10 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.31%) HipChat
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 132 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (18.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (12.04%) GitHub
4 26 (8.02%) OpenShift
5 25 (7.72%) Amazon S3
6 23 (7.10%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (5.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 17 (5.25%) AWS Lambda
7 17 (5.25%) Serverless
8 16 (4.94%) CloudFront
8 16 (4.94%) Route 53
8 16 (4.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (3.09%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (3.09%) IaaS
12 7 (2.16%) Trello
13 5 (1.54%) Slack
14 3 (0.93%) BlueKai
14 3 (0.93%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.48%) Firewall
2 9 (2.78%) HTTP
3 6 (1.85%) AMQP
4 5 (1.54%) SSL
5 3 (0.93%) DNS
5 3 (0.93%) VPN
6 2 (0.62%) FTP
6 2 (0.62%) IMAP
6 2 (0.62%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.62%) RTP
6 2 (0.62%) SMTP
6 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (4.94%) Hadoop
5 13 (4.01%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.40%) Apache Kudu
7 11 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.40%) Impala
7 11 (3.40%) MySQL
8 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (2.16%) Redis
10 6 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.54%) Big Data
11 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.23%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.23%) Data Lake
13 3 (0.93%) HBase
13 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 237 (73.15%) JIRA
2 93 (28.70%) Git (software)
3 88 (27.16%) Jenkins
4 44 (13.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 42 (12.96%) Maven
6 37 (11.42%) Bitbucket
7 30 (9.26%) Cucumber
8 28 (8.64%) JUnit
9 27 (8.33%) Subversion
10 19 (5.86%) FishEye
10 19 (5.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (5.56%) Selenium
12 17 (5.25%) jMock
12 17 (5.25%) ScriptRunner
13 16 (4.94%) GoCD
14 12 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
15 10 (3.09%) Gerrit
16 9 (2.78%) GitLab
17 8 (2.47%) Mockito
18 7 (2.16%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (16.05%) Finance
2 40 (12.35%) Banking
3 18 (5.56%) Front Office
4 16 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.78%) Marketing
6 6 (1.85%) Retail
7 5 (1.54%) Games
7 5 (1.54%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (25.00%) Developer
2 52 (16.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (8.64%) Java Developer
4 25 (7.72%) Consultant
4 25 (7.72%) Project Manager
5 17 (5.25%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (5.25%) Tester
6 16 (4.94%) AWS DevOps
6 16 (4.94%) Cloud Consultant
7 15 (4.63%) Administrator
7 15 (4.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 15 (4.63%) JIRA Expert
7 15 (4.63%) Security Engineer
8 14 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (4.01%) Analyst
10 12 (3.70%) JIRA Administrator
10 12 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (3.09%) Apache Spark Developer
12 9 (2.78%) Kubernetes Consultant
12 9 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.80%) REST
2 29 (8.95%) XML
3 27 (8.33%) RESTful
4 23 (7.10%) Web Services
5 21 (6.48%) Node.js
6 19 (5.86%) JSON
7 18 (5.56%) .NET
7 18 (5.56%) OAuth
8 17 (5.25%) HTML
8 17 (5.25%) Spring
9 15 (4.63%) HTML5
10 14 (4.32%) Hibernate
11 13 (4.01%) CSS
11 13 (4.01%) Java EE
11 13 (4.01%) OAuth2
11 13 (4.01%) SOAP
12 12 (3.70%) Kafka
12 12 (3.70%) OpenID
13 10 (3.09%) Middleware
14 9 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.57%) Fintech
2 22 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.70%) Cloud Native
6 11 (3.40%) Data Structures
6 11 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (3.40%) User Experience
7 10 (3.09%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.09%) Analytical Mindset
7 10 (3.09%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.85%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.85%) Wiki
10 5 (1.54%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.54%) DataPower
10 5 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.54%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.93%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 121 (37.35%) Linux
2 46 (14.20%) Unix
3 41 (12.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (8.02%) Windows
5 16 (4.94%) CentOS
6 11 (3.40%) Android
7 9 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.16%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.54%) Fedora
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.31%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (70.68%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (31.17%) DevOps
3 65 (20.06%) Test Automation
4 53 (16.36%) TDD
5 49 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (15.12%) Scrum
6 45 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 41 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
8 38 (11.73%) SDLC
9 37 (11.42%) Configuration Management
9 37 (11.42%) Software Engineering
10 36 (11.11%) BDD
11 28 (8.64%) OO
12 25 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (7.72%) Data Modelling
12 25 (7.72%) Project Management
13 24 (7.41%) ITIL
14 22 (6.79%) Migration
15 21 (6.48%) Kanban
15 21 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.09%) Java
2 80 (24.69%) Python
3 57 (17.59%) Bash Shell
4 52 (16.05%) SQL
5 39 (12.04%) Perl
6 33 (10.19%) JavaScript
7 31 (9.57%) Ruby
8 27 (8.33%) C#
9 18 (5.56%) Groovy
10 14 (4.32%) Go
11 12 (3.70%) Java 8
11 12 (3.70%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.40%) VB
12 11 (3.40%) VB6
12 11 (3.40%) VBA
13 10 (3.09%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.78%) Kotlin
15 8 (2.47%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.54%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 26 (8.02%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.56%) Degree
4 12 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (2.78%) RHCE
6 8 (2.47%) AWS Certification
6 8 (2.47%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.62%) RHCA
8 2 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.40%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.93%) PMO
2 3 (0.93%) PSD2
3 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (29.01%) Docker
2 14 (4.32%) HDFS
3 6 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 87 (26.85%) Ansible
2 77 (23.77%) Kubernetes
3 62 (19.14%) Terraform
4 36 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (11.11%) Puppet
5 16 (4.94%) Rundeck
6 10 (3.09%) Mesos
7 9 (2.78%) Packer
7 9 (2.78%) Salt
8 6 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.62%) Kibana
9 2 (0.62%) Nagios
9 2 (0.62%) vRealize
10 1 (0.31%) Grafana
10 1 (0.31%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.31%) Rancher
10 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (11.11%) Oracle
2 30 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 24 (7.41%) Sybase
4 18 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.94%) Google
5 16 (4.94%) SaltStack
6 14 (4.32%) ServiceNow
7 12 (3.70%) VMware
8 11 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (3.09%) Splunk
10 9 (2.78%) Adobe
11 6 (1.85%) IBM
11 6 (1.85%) Murex
11 6 (1.85%) Ping Identity
12 4 (1.23%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.23%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 3 (0.93%) HP
13 3 (0.93%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.93%) Telerik