Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 343 335
Rank change year-on-year -33 -8 +146
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 259 254 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.64% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.52% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 167 189
London median daily rate £550 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £350 £333 £346
90th Percentile £725 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
London median hourly rate - £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
England median hourly rate £48.50 £30.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +61.67% -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 17,716 16,687 17,939
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.50% 42.09% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,957 11,240 12,156
London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £263
90th Percentile £656 £640 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 220 246
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +8.00% +0.27%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.24 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.25 £50.00 £44.13
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -47 43 £600 +26.32% 12
East London -18 8 £400 -0.62% 2
West London -27 6 £460 -16.36% 16
South London -34 4 £480 +74.55% 2
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England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 220 (84.94%) JIRA
2 172 (66.41%) Confluence
3 163 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (42.86%) Linux
5 108 (41.70%) Python
6 105 (40.54%) Java
7 101 (39.00%) DevOps
8 99 (38.22%) Git (software)
9 89 (34.36%) Amazon AWS
9 89 (34.36%) Docker
9 89 (34.36%) Jenkins
10 79 (30.50%) Unix
11 77 (29.73%) Ansible
12 68 (26.25%) Bash Shell
13 64 (24.71%) Finance
14 58 (22.39%) Opscode Chef
15 54 (20.85%) Configuration Management
16 53 (20.46%) GitHub
16 53 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (20.08%) Scrum
18 50 (19.31%) Terraform
19 47 (18.15%) Amazon S3
20 46 (17.76%) Node.js
21 42 (16.22%) JavaScript
22 41 (15.83%) BDD
22 41 (15.83%) Test Automation
23 40 (15.44%) Amazon EC2
23 40 (15.44%) Banking
23 40 (15.44%) Serverless
24 39 (15.06%) AWS Lambda

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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
1 172 (66.41%) Confluence
2 12 (4.63%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.32%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.32%) EPiServer
4 6 (2.32%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.54%) JBoss
5 4 (1.54%) Kentico
6 3 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.77%) CMS
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) Apache
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (4.25%) HipChat
2 6 (2.32%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.93%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 89 (34.36%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (20.46%) GitHub
3 47 (18.15%) Amazon S3
4 40 (15.44%) Amazon EC2
4 40 (15.44%) Serverless
5 39 (15.06%) AWS Lambda
5 39 (15.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 39 (15.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 36 (13.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 36 (13.90%) CloudFront
6 36 (13.90%) Route 53
7 12 (4.63%) BrowserStack
7 12 (4.63%) npm
8 7 (2.70%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (1.54%) IaaS
11 4 (1.54%) PaaS
11 4 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.79%) Firewall
1 15 (5.79%) VPN
2 13 (5.02%) SMS
3 12 (4.63%) SSL
4 10 (3.86%) DNS
5 6 (2.32%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (2.32%) FTP
5 6 (2.32%) HTTP
5 6 (2.32%) IMAP
5 6 (2.32%) Kerberos
5 6 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (2.32%) SMTP
5 6 (2.32%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.54%) AMQP
7 3 (1.16%) DHCP
7 3 (1.16%) DSL
7 3 (1.16%) LAN
7 3 (1.16%) MPLS
7 3 (1.16%) Network Security
7 3 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.67%) Amazon RDS
2 26 (10.04%) NoSQL
3 25 (9.65%) SQL Server
4 21 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (6.18%) MySQL
7 13 (5.02%) Big Data
7 13 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.63%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.63%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.32%) Apache Hive
11 6 (2.32%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.32%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.32%) HBase
11 6 (2.32%) Parquet
11 6 (2.32%) Power BI
11 6 (2.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 220 (84.94%) JIRA
2 99 (38.22%) Git (software)
3 89 (34.36%) Jenkins
4 39 (15.06%) Selenium
5 35 (13.51%) Bitbucket
6 32 (12.36%) Maven
7 26 (10.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 20 (7.72%) Cucumber
9 19 (7.34%) WebDriver
10 17 (6.56%) JUnit
11 14 (5.41%) FishEye
12 12 (4.63%) JMeter
12 12 (4.63%) Zephyr
13 11 (4.25%) Gerrit
13 11 (4.25%) SoapUI
13 11 (4.25%) SpecFlow
14 9 (3.47%) Gradle
14 9 (3.47%) Subversion
14 9 (3.47%) TeamCity
14 9 (3.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (24.71%) Finance
2 40 (15.44%) Banking
3 19 (7.34%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.86%) Front Office
5 7 (2.70%) Games
6 5 (1.93%) Back Office
6 5 (1.93%) Legal
6 5 (1.93%) Marketing
7 3 (1.16%) Retail
8 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (29.73%) Developer
2 62 (23.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (11.97%) AWS DevOps
4 28 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (10.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 19 (7.34%) Analyst
6 19 (7.34%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (4.25%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (3.86%) Administrator
10 9 (3.47%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (3.47%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (3.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.47%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.09%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.09%) Python Developer
11 8 (3.09%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.09%) Tester
12 7 (2.70%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.70%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.76%) Node.js
2 36 (13.90%) Web Services
3 34 (13.13%) REST
4 31 (11.97%) XML
5 30 (11.58%) HTML
6 27 (10.42%) .NET
7 26 (10.04%) AngularJS
8 21 (8.11%) HTML5
8 21 (8.11%) RESTful
9 19 (7.34%) CSS
10 18 (6.95%) Spring
11 16 (6.18%) jQuery
11 16 (6.18%) React
12 12 (4.63%) Gherkin
12 12 (4.63%) JSON
13 11 (4.25%) CSS3
13 11 (4.25%) Hibernate
14 9 (3.47%) SOAP
14 9 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (3.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.97%) Fintech
2 27 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.41%) Cloud Native
3 14 (5.41%) Fixed Income
3 14 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (3.47%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.09%) Analytical Mindset
7 8 (3.09%) Equities
8 7 (2.70%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.70%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.70%) PKI
9 6 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.32%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.32%) RSA SecurID
9 6 (2.32%) User Experience
10 5 (1.93%) Derivative
10 5 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 111 (42.86%) Linux
2 79 (30.50%) Unix
3 20 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (7.72%) Windows
4 19 (7.34%) CentOS
5 11 (4.25%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.25%) Ubuntu
6 10 (3.86%) Android
7 6 (2.32%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.16%) Solaris
9 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (39.00%) DevOps
3 54 (20.85%) Configuration Management
4 53 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (20.08%) Scrum
6 41 (15.83%) BDD
6 41 (15.83%) Test Automation
7 38 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (11.58%) Kanban
9 29 (11.20%) SDLC
10 28 (10.81%) TDD
11 24 (9.27%) Microservices
12 21 (8.11%) Open Source
13 18 (6.95%) Workflow
14 17 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (6.18%) Software Testing
16 15 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 15 (5.79%) Project Management
17 13 (5.02%) Data Modelling
17 13 (5.02%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (41.70%) Python
2 105 (40.54%) Java
3 68 (26.25%) Bash Shell
4 42 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.29%) C#
6 35 (13.51%) SQL
7 15 (5.79%) Ruby
8 14 (5.41%) Groovy
8 14 (5.41%) Perl
9 13 (5.02%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.02%) Scala
9 13 (5.02%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.09%) ES6
11 6 (2.32%) R
11 6 (2.32%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.93%) Haskell
13 4 (1.54%) Java 8
14 3 (1.16%) Go
14 3 (1.16%) SOQL
14 3 (1.16%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 34 (13.13%) Degree
2 21 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 15 (5.79%) ISTQB
5 12 (4.63%) AWS Certification
6 11 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (3.47%) ISEB
8 3 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.65%) QA
2 6 (2.32%) WCAG
3 4 (1.54%) GAAP
3 4 (1.54%) GCP
3 4 (1.54%) GDPR
3 4 (1.54%) PMO
4 2 (0.77%) PSD2
System Software
1 89 (34.36%) Docker
2 7 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.70%) HDFS
3 6 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 77 (29.73%) Ansible
2 58 (22.39%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (19.31%) Terraform
4 37 (14.29%) Puppet
5 34 (13.13%) Kubernetes
6 9 (3.47%) BladeLogic
7 8 (3.09%) HP ALM
8 7 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (2.70%) Kibana
8 7 (2.70%) Mesos
9 6 (2.32%) Grafana
9 6 (2.32%) PingFederate
9 6 (2.32%) yum
10 5 (1.93%) Rancher
11 4 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.16%) Packer
13 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.77%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.95%) HP
3 13 (5.02%) Oracle
3 13 (5.02%) ServiceNow
4 10 (3.86%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.09%) Sybase
6 7 (2.70%) Apple
6 7 (2.70%) Cisco
6 7 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.32%) Citrix
7 6 (2.32%) Hortonworks
7 6 (2.32%) Juniper
7 6 (2.32%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.32%) Tableau
7 6 (2.32%) VMware
8 5 (1.93%) ION Trading
8 5 (1.93%) Sonatype
9 4 (1.54%) Capita
9 4 (1.54%) Google
9 4 (1.54%) Murex