The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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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North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 96 86
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.28% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.67% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £227 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.35% -54.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £205 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £265 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +10.93% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 650 741 679
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.43% 41.68% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 727 721
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £206 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £547 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 27 62
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -22.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.97 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £168.75 £45.00 £41.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Atlassian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Atlassian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Life Science
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Apple
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (80.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple