Period
to 10 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 10 December 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.

Atlassian
England > North East
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +52 - -
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 5 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.77% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
North East median daily rate £315 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% - -
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +8.75% -3.03% -

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 547 1446 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 45.13% 55.92% 42.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 943 484
North East median daily rate £362 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £235 £215 £227
90th Percentile £550 £513 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 113 70
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £20.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.83% +28.33% +11.62%
10th Percentile £8.96 £11.08 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.53 £36.00 £39.18
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +4.67%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Atlassian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in the North East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in the North East

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Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the North East region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +43 5 £315 -7.35%
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England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) API Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) GitLab
5 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO