Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 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.

HipChat
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 628 602 509
Rank change year-on-year -26 -93 +92
Contract jobs citing HipChat 8 28 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.060% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 0.22% 0.71% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 35
London median daily rate £563 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £475 £436 £381
90th Percentile £676 £693 £605
England median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%
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 3,606 3,936 4,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.75% 8.38% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,414 2,704 2,684
London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £155 £156 £163
90th Percentile £600 £606 £550
England median daily rate £375 £353 £340
% change year-on-year +6.38% +3.68% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 134 176
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +24.24% -2.94%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.58 £11.39
90th Percentile £47.06 £46.71 £39.75
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.55 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.89% -5.76% +6.45%

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 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HipChat in London

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) Confluence
2 6 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 4 (50.00%) FishEye
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Groovy
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Mattermost
4 3 (37.50%) ScriptRunner
4 3 (37.50%) Sonatype
4 3 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation

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 8 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (37.50%) Mattermost
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (12.50%) CloudBees
3 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (50.00%) FishEye
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) ScriptRunner
4 3 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (25.00%) Checkstyle
5 2 (25.00%) Cobertura
5 2 (25.00%) Gradle
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (12.50%) Arsenale Dataplane
6 1 (12.50%) Capybara
6 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (12.50%) Liquibase
6 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
6 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA Developer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) boto
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) MCollective
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (12.50%) RancherOS
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Groovy
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Go
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Postfix
2 1 (12.50%) Squid
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Terraform
2 3 (37.50%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Rancher
3 2 (25.00%) Kibana
3 2 (25.00%) Mesos
3 2 (25.00%) yum
4 1 (12.50%) logstash
4 1 (12.50%) Packer
4 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (37.50%) Sonatype
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) VMware