Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 295 364
Rank change year-on-year -91 +69 +141
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 267 325 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.91% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 218 176
London median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £348 £347 £334
90th Percentile £750 £675 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
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 £53.75 £30.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +79.17% -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 18,400 17,030 18,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.91% 42.45% 41.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,460 11,425 12,113
London median daily rate £480 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% +1.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £260
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 227 278
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.73% +10.88%
10th Percentile £11.96 £12.23 £11.18
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +9.11%

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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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -63 39 £600 +9.09% 9
East London -11 6 £400 +26.98% 3
West London -32 6 £430 -21.82% 12
South London -48 6 £618 +14.88%
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England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 223 (83.52%) JIRA
2 175 (65.54%) Confluence
3 161 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (46.82%) DevOps
5 109 (40.82%) Git (software)
6 101 (37.83%) Java
6 101 (37.83%) Linux
7 100 (37.45%) Python
8 93 (34.83%) Jenkins
9 92 (34.46%) Docker
10 89 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 75 (28.09%) Finance
12 70 (26.22%) Unix
12 70 (26.22%) Ansible
13 62 (23.22%) Bash Shell
14 59 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (20.60%) Opscode Chef
15 55 (20.60%) GitHub
16 54 (20.22%) Scrum
17 49 (18.35%) Banking
18 48 (17.98%) Configuration Management
19 47 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
19 47 (17.60%) Terraform
20 44 (16.48%) Puppet
21 43 (16.10%) Node.js
22 39 (14.61%) C#
22 39 (14.61%) Selenium
23 38 (14.23%) Amazon S3
23 38 (14.23%) Test Automation
23 38 (14.23%) Bitbucket

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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
1 175 (65.54%) Confluence
2 17 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.12%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.37%) Apache
5 8 (3.00%) IIS
5 8 (3.00%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.25%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.87%) CMS
9 4 (1.50%) Kentico
10 3 (1.12%) Documentum
10 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.75%) nginx
12 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.37%) Drupal
12 1 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (2.62%) HipChat
2 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (20.60%) GitHub
3 47 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (14.23%) Amazon S3
5 35 (13.11%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (12.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 33 (12.36%) Serverless
8 31 (11.61%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (11.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 30 (11.24%) CloudFront
9 30 (11.24%) Route 53
10 12 (4.49%) npm
11 9 (3.37%) BrowserStack
12 8 (3.00%) OpenShift
13 6 (2.25%) BlazeMeter
13 6 (2.25%) NuGet
13 6 (2.25%) PaaS
14 5 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (1.87%) Datadog
14 5 (1.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.12%) Firewall
2 8 (3.00%) SSL
2 8 (3.00%) VPN
3 7 (2.62%) HTTP
4 6 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (2.25%) DNS
4 6 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (2.25%) SMS
5 5 (1.87%) FTP
5 5 (1.87%) IMAP
5 5 (1.87%) SMTP
5 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.75%) DSL
6 2 (0.75%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.36%) Amazon RDS
2 31 (11.61%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (5.62%) MySQL
5 14 (5.24%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.87%) Big Data
7 12 (4.49%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.87%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.12%) DB2
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 223 (83.52%) JIRA
2 109 (40.82%) Git (software)
3 93 (34.83%) Jenkins
4 39 (14.61%) Selenium
5 38 (14.23%) Bitbucket
6 32 (11.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (8.99%) Maven
8 23 (8.61%) Cucumber
9 20 (7.49%) TeamCity
10 18 (6.74%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (5.99%) WebDriver
12 14 (5.24%) JUnit
12 14 (5.24%) Zephyr
13 12 (4.49%) Gerrit
13 12 (4.49%) JIRA Agile
13 12 (4.49%) SpecFlow
14 10 (3.75%) Ant
14 10 (3.75%) JMeter
14 10 (3.75%) SoapUI
15 9 (3.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (28.09%) Finance
2 49 (18.35%) Banking
3 19 (7.12%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.00%) Front Office
5 4 (1.50%) Games
5 4 (1.50%) Legal
5 4 (1.50%) Marketing
5 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (29.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 71 (26.59%) Developer
3 28 (10.49%) AWS DevOps
4 25 (9.36%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (8.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 22 (8.24%) Analyst
7 18 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 12 (4.49%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (4.49%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 12 (4.49%) Lead DevOps
8 12 (4.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 12 (4.49%) Salesforce Developer
9 11 (4.12%) Administrator
9 11 (4.12%) Azure Engineer
10 10 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (3.75%) Test Analyst
11 9 (3.37%) Windows DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.37%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (3.00%) JIRA Administrator
12 8 (3.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.10%) Node.js
2 37 (13.86%) .NET
3 31 (11.61%) Web Services
4 27 (10.11%) HTML
5 22 (8.24%) jQuery
5 22 (8.24%) REST
6 21 (7.87%) AngularJS
6 21 (7.87%) CSS
7 19 (7.12%) RESTful
8 18 (6.74%) XML
9 13 (4.87%) HTML5
10 12 (4.49%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (4.12%) SOAP
11 11 (4.12%) Spring
12 10 (3.75%) Gherkin
12 10 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (3.37%) Velocity
14 8 (3.00%) CSS3
14 8 (3.00%) Visualforce
15 7 (2.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.87%) Fintech
2 18 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.87%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (3.75%) Cloud Native
6 10 (3.75%) User Experience
7 9 (3.37%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.62%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (2.62%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.62%) Derivative
8 7 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.25%) Fixed Income
9 6 (2.25%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.25%) PKI
9 6 (2.25%) RSA SecurID
10 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.87%) Equities
10 5 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.83%) Linux
2 70 (26.22%) Unix
3 32 (11.99%) Windows
4 22 (8.24%) CentOS
5 21 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.24%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.37%) Apple iOS
8 8 (3.00%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.62%) Android
10 6 (2.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (46.82%) DevOps
3 59 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (20.22%) Scrum
5 48 (17.98%) Configuration Management
6 38 (14.23%) Test Automation
7 31 (11.61%) BDD
8 28 (10.49%) Kanban
9 25 (9.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (9.36%) TDD
10 21 (7.87%) Open Source
11 18 (6.74%) Microservices
11 18 (6.74%) SDLC
12 17 (6.37%) Migration
13 16 (5.99%) Coaching
14 15 (5.62%) Workflow
15 14 (5.24%) Software Testing
16 12 (4.49%) Ticket Management
16 12 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (37.83%) Java
2 100 (37.45%) Python
3 62 (23.22%) Bash Shell
4 39 (14.61%) C#
5 27 (10.11%) PowerShell
5 27 (10.11%) SQL
6 26 (9.74%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.37%) Ruby
8 16 (5.99%) Groovy
9 14 (5.24%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.75%) Perl
11 8 (3.00%) Apex Code
11 8 (3.00%) Scala
11 8 (3.00%) SOQL
11 8 (3.00%) SOSL
12 7 (2.62%) ES6
12 7 (2.62%) Haskell
13 5 (1.87%) Java 8
13 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (10.11%) Degree
2 23 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.87%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (4.87%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.75%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.50%) ISEB
7 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.24%) QA
2 6 (2.25%) WCAG
3 4 (1.50%) GAAP
3 4 (1.50%) PMO
4 2 (0.75%) PSD2
5 1 (0.37%) GCP
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 92 (34.46%) Docker
2 9 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 70 (26.22%) Ansible
2 55 (20.60%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (17.60%) Terraform
4 44 (16.48%) Puppet
5 36 (13.48%) Kubernetes
6 8 (3.00%) HP ALM
6 8 (3.00%) Nagios
7 7 (2.62%) BladeLogic
7 7 (2.62%) Icinga
7 7 (2.62%) Kibana
7 7 (2.62%) PingFederate
8 6 (2.25%) Packer
9 5 (1.87%) Consul
10 4 (1.50%) Grafana
10 4 (1.50%) Mesos
10 4 (1.50%) Rancher
10 4 (1.50%) yum
10 4 (1.50%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (9.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.37%) Red Hat
3 16 (5.99%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (5.62%) ServiceNow
5 14 (5.24%) HP
6 9 (3.37%) AppDynamics
6 9 (3.37%) Oracle
7 7 (2.62%) Apple
7 7 (2.62%) Cisco
8 6 (2.25%) Adobe
8 6 (2.25%) Citrix
8 6 (2.25%) Juniper
8 6 (2.25%) New Relic
8 6 (2.25%) Sitecore
8 6 (2.25%) Splunk
9 5 (1.87%) Sybase
9 5 (1.87%) VMware
10 4 (1.50%) Apigee
10 4 (1.50%) Capita
10 4 (1.50%) IBM