Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 327 376 353
Rank change year-on-year +49 -23 -35
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 289 277 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.53% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 211 183
London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £402 £356 £363
90th Percentile £675 £725 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +56.67% -25.00%

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 16,624 18,102 17,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.64% 39.18% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,098 12,247 11,721
London median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £658 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 323 240
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +11.69% +7.63%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.49 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.12 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -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 July 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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 July 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 +56 70 £575 -4.17% 12
West London +31 16 £513 +18.16% 12
South London +27 15 £614 +51.54% 1
East London +5 4 £450 +12.50% 2
North London - 1 £450 -
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England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 211 (73.01%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (70.24%) JIRA
3 170 (58.82%) Confluence
4 120 (41.52%) DevOps
5 110 (38.06%) Amazon AWS
6 107 (37.02%) Git (software)
7 98 (33.91%) Linux
8 95 (32.87%) Jenkins
9 92 (31.83%) Ansible
10 90 (31.14%) Python
11 89 (30.80%) Scrum
12 88 (30.45%) Docker
13 77 (26.64%) Terraform
14 76 (26.30%) Java
15 67 (23.18%) Kubernetes
16 66 (22.84%) Bash Shell
17 62 (21.45%) TDD
18 54 (18.69%) Configuration Management
19 51 (17.65%) SQL
19 51 (17.65%) Bitbucket
19 51 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
19 51 (17.65%) Amazon S3
20 46 (15.92%) JavaScript
21 44 (15.22%) Unix
21 44 (15.22%) GitHub
22 43 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
23 41 (14.19%) CSS
24 40 (13.84%) Serverless
25 39 (13.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 39 (13.49%) Finance

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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
1 170 (58.82%) Confluence
2 21 (7.27%) Apache
3 15 (5.19%) nginx
4 11 (3.81%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.77%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (2.77%) CMS
6 6 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (2.08%) GeoServer
6 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.04%) Drupal
8 3 (1.04%) IIS
9 2 (0.69%) JBoss
9 2 (0.69%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.35%) HipChat
3 1 (0.35%) InDesign
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.69%) assyst
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.35%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (38.06%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 51 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 44 (15.22%) GitHub
4 43 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (13.84%) Serverless
6 39 (13.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 38 (13.15%) Amazon ECS
8 37 (12.80%) AWS Lambda
8 37 (12.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 31 (10.73%) Route 53
10 26 (9.00%) CloudFront
11 24 (8.30%) Amazon SQS
12 21 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (3.81%) Amazon Kinesis
15 10 (3.46%) OpenShift
16 7 (2.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 7 (2.42%) Apigee
17 6 (2.08%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.77%) DNS
1 8 (2.77%) Firewall
1 8 (2.77%) VPN
2 5 (1.73%) HTTP
3 4 (1.38%) DHCP
3 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.04%) FTP
4 3 (1.04%) IMAP
4 3 (1.04%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.04%) SMTP
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.69%) Intranet
5 2 (0.69%) RTP
6 1 (0.35%) AMQP
6 1 (0.35%) BGP
6 1 (0.35%) OSPF
6 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.42%) Amazon RDS
2 20 (6.92%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (4.84%) Redis
5 13 (4.50%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.50%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.15%) Big Data
6 12 (4.15%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (2.42%) Cosmos DB
9 7 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.38%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (1.38%) BigQuery
11 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.04%) MySQL
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 203 (70.24%) JIRA
2 107 (37.02%) Git (software)
3 95 (32.87%) Jenkins
4 51 (17.65%) Bitbucket
5 33 (11.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 30 (10.38%) GitLab
7 15 (5.19%) CircleCI
7 15 (5.19%) webpack
8 14 (4.84%) Selenium
9 13 (4.50%) ScriptRunner
10 10 (3.46%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (3.11%) GoCD
12 8 (2.77%) Artifactory
12 8 (2.77%) Maven
12 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (2.42%) Bitbucket Server
13 7 (2.42%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.73%) Gerrit
14 5 (1.73%) gulp
14 5 (1.73%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (13.49%) Finance
2 23 (7.96%) Banking
3 10 (3.46%) Games
4 9 (3.11%) Retail
5 8 (2.77%) Marketing
6 7 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.73%) Front Office
8 2 (0.69%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (22.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (21.80%) Developer
3 34 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (7.96%) AWS DevOps
4 23 (7.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 17 (5.88%) Analyst
6 16 (5.54%) Administrator
6 16 (5.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (5.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 14 (4.84%) User Researcher
8 13 (4.50%) Angular Developer
8 13 (4.50%) JIRA Administrator
8 13 (4.50%) Platform Engineer
9 12 (4.15%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.46%) Project Manager
10 10 (3.46%) Python Engineer
10 10 (3.46%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.11%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.19%) CSS
2 38 (13.15%) Node.js
3 35 (12.11%) HTML
4 23 (7.96%) HTML5
4 23 (7.96%) Kafka
5 21 (7.27%) .NET
6 19 (6.57%) RESTful
7 18 (6.23%) Redux
8 17 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 17 (5.88%) OAuth
9 16 (5.54%) REST
10 15 (5.19%) CSS3
10 15 (5.19%) JSON
11 14 (4.84%) Sass
12 13 (4.50%) Angular 2
12 13 (4.50%) NgRx
12 13 (4.50%) OAuth2
12 13 (4.50%) ReactiveX
12 13 (4.50%) RxJS
12 13 (4.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.96%) Cloud Native
3 20 (6.92%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (4.84%) Analytical Mindset
5 11 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.81%) PKI
6 7 (2.42%) User Experience
7 4 (1.38%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.04%) Blog
8 3 (1.04%) Derivative
8 3 (1.04%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.69%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.69%) iPhone
9 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 98 (33.91%) Linux
2 44 (15.22%) Unix
3 23 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (6.92%) CentOS
4 20 (6.92%) Windows
5 6 (2.08%) Fedora
6 5 (1.73%) CoreOS
6 5 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.04%) Android
8 3 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (73.01%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (41.52%) DevOps
3 89 (30.80%) Scrum
4 62 (21.45%) TDD
5 54 (18.69%) Configuration Management
6 38 (13.15%) Fintech
6 38 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (12.11%) Kanban
8 30 (10.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (10.38%) User Stories
9 24 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.96%) BDD
11 22 (7.61%) Microservices
12 21 (7.27%) Test Automation
13 18 (6.23%) Software Engineering
14 17 (5.88%) Customer Insight
14 17 (5.88%) Decision-Making
14 17 (5.88%) Qualitative Research
14 17 (5.88%) Quantitative Research
14 17 (5.88%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (31.14%) Python
2 76 (26.30%) Java
3 66 (22.84%) Bash Shell
4 51 (17.65%) SQL
5 46 (15.92%) JavaScript
6 25 (8.65%) Ruby
7 22 (7.61%) C#
8 20 (6.92%) TypeScript
9 16 (5.54%) Go
9 16 (5.54%) Perl
9 16 (5.54%) Scala
10 14 (4.84%) PowerShell
11 12 (4.15%) ES6
12 11 (3.81%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.11%) Groovy
14 7 (2.42%) VBA
15 6 (2.08%) PHP
16 5 (1.73%) VB
16 5 (1.73%) VB6
17 3 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (10.73%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.96%) Degree
3 21 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.54%) AWS Certification
5 7 (2.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.08%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.38%) CEH
7 4 (1.38%) CISSP
7 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.04%) ISEB
9 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.96%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) PMO
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) PSD2
System Software
1 88 (30.45%) Docker
2 9 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.73%) HDFS
4 5 (1.73%) Squid
5 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.69%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (31.83%) Ansible
2 77 (26.64%) Terraform
3 67 (23.18%) Kubernetes
4 37 (12.80%) Puppet
5 35 (12.11%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.77%) Prometheus
6 8 (2.77%) ZABBIX
7 7 (2.42%) Rundeck
8 6 (2.08%) HAProxy
8 6 (2.08%) Packer
9 5 (1.73%) Graphite
9 5 (1.73%) Sysdig
10 3 (1.04%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.04%) rkt
10 3 (1.04%) Salt
10 3 (1.04%) SCCM
11 2 (0.69%) Consul
12 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (8.30%) Red Hat
2 23 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.27%) Splunk
4 20 (6.92%) Oracle
5 12 (4.15%) VMware
6 9 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.77%) SaltStack
7 8 (2.77%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.42%) Google
9 6 (2.08%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.73%) Dynatrace
10 5 (1.73%) Ping Identity
10 5 (1.73%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.38%) IBM
11 4 (1.38%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 4 (1.38%) Sybase
12 3 (1.04%) Adobe
12 3 (1.04%) Apple
12 3 (1.04%) Okta