Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HipChat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HipChat over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

HipChat
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 633 606 504
Rank change year-on-year -27 -102 +63
Contract jobs citing HipChat 4 26 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.056% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.66% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 22
London median daily rate £588 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% +5.00% +8.05%
10th Percentile £408 £358 £453
90th Percentile £711 £675 £596
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +10.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

HipChat is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,440 3,940 3,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.79% 8.48% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,274 2,749 2,396
London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £156 £150 £160
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 127 165
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +23.09% -1.57%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.39
90th Percentile £47.34 £38.75 £42.50
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.23%

HipChat
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HipChat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HipChat in London

HipChat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HipChat in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HipChat in London

HipChat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HipChat in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HipChat in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HipChat 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 HipChat.

1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (50.00%) Sonatype
3 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Rancher
3 2 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (25.00%) ScriptRunner
4 1 (25.00%) Arsenale Dataplane
4 1 (25.00%) Mattermost
4 1 (25.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 1 (25.00%) logstash
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (25.00%) RancherOS
4 1 (25.00%) SonarQube

HipChat
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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Mattermost
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Arsenale Dataplane
3 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (25.00%) Capybara
3 1 (25.00%) Checkstyle
3 1 (25.00%) Cobertura
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) FishEye
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Liquibase
3 1 (25.00%) ScriptRunner
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) boto
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) MCollective
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) RancherOS
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Rancher
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) Mesos
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) yum
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (50.00%) Sonatype
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) VMware