Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 22 August 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 232 307 325
Rank change year-on-year +75 +18 +20
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 132 80 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.91% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 1.03% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 40 29
South East median daily rate £450 £441 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.98% -1.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £348 £360
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median hourly rate - £60.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +93.55% -
England median hourly rate £51.50 £47.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +9.57% +51.61% -22.50%

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,991 7,748 7,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.14% 46.73% 48.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,148 4,461 4,285
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £250
90th Percentile £608 £575 £563
England median daily rate £460 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 341 359
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.49% -4.01%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £60.90 £47.37 £45.00
England median hourly rate £19.72 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +12.69% +2.94% -1.02%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in the South East over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Atlassian in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Hampshire +20 42 £443 +4.12% 2
Surrey +50 31 £475 -7.32% 7
Thames Valley +21 31 £488 +11.43% 14
Berkshire +6 29 £488 +8.33% 10
West Sussex +19 22 £400 -11.11%
East Sussex +2 6 £375 +18.11%
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £475 -17.39% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 103 (78.03%) JIRA
2 86 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (63.64%) Confluence
4 63 (47.73%) Bitbucket
5 49 (37.12%) JavaScript
6 42 (31.82%) Git (software)
7 41 (31.06%) Java
7 41 (31.06%) CSS
8 37 (28.03%) Sass
8 37 (28.03%) AngularJS
9 34 (25.76%) Node.js
10 31 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (22.73%) TDD
11 30 (22.73%) Jenkins
11 30 (22.73%) DevOps
12 29 (21.97%) webpack
13 28 (21.21%) HTML
13 28 (21.21%) Test Automation
14 27 (20.45%) Docker
15 26 (19.70%) TypeScript
15 26 (19.70%) SQL
16 25 (18.94%) Linux
17 24 (18.18%) Front End Development
18 23 (17.42%) Oracle
18 23 (17.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 22 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
20 21 (15.91%) SaaS
20 21 (15.91%) Web Services
21 20 (15.15%) Finance
21 20 (15.15%) User Experience

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 84 (63.64%) Confluence
2 15 (11.36%) Apache
3 10 (7.58%) GeoServer
3 10 (7.58%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.79%) IIS
5 4 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.27%) JBoss
6 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
8 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Sonata
2 3 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.91%) SaaS
2 19 (14.39%) Azure
3 16 (12.12%) AWS
4 14 (10.61%) GitHub
5 12 (9.09%) Yarn
6 11 (8.33%) PaaS
7 8 (6.06%) BrowserStack
7 8 (6.06%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.76%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.76%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.76%) GCP
8 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) Office 365
8 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.76%) Route 53
8 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) Firewall
1 4 (3.03%) NAS
1 4 (3.03%) SSL
2 3 (2.27%) SNMP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 17 (12.88%) Oracle Database
4 12 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.58%) GIS
5 10 (7.58%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (1.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.76%) DB2
8 1 (0.76%) Endeca
8 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.76%) HBase
8 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 103 (78.03%) JIRA
2 63 (47.73%) Bitbucket
3 42 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 30 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 29 (21.97%) webpack
6 23 (17.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (14.39%) Maven
7 19 (14.39%) Protractor
8 16 (12.12%) Jasmine
9 15 (11.36%) Mockito
9 15 (11.36%) Selenium
10 14 (10.61%) JMeter
11 13 (9.85%) Cucumber
11 13 (9.85%) JUnit
11 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (8.33%) gulp
13 8 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (6.06%) SoapUI
14 5 (3.79%) DbUnit
14 5 (3.79%) TestNG
General
1 20 (15.15%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.03%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.27%) Automotive
4 3 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (50.76%) Developer
2 19 (14.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (13.64%) Angular Developer
4 15 (11.36%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) Consultant
7 9 (6.82%) Applications Developer
7 9 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Mobile Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Tester
10 5 (3.79%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Automation Tester
10 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.06%) CSS
2 37 (28.03%) AngularJS
2 37 (28.03%) Sass
3 34 (25.76%) Node.js
4 28 (21.21%) HTML
5 21 (15.91%) Web Services
6 19 (14.39%) Spring
7 18 (13.64%) HTML5
7 18 (13.64%) RESTful
8 17 (12.88%) NgRx
8 17 (12.88%) Redux
8 17 (12.88%) RxJS
9 15 (11.36%) CSS3
10 14 (10.61%) Apache Camel
11 13 (9.85%) JSON
11 13 (9.85%) REST
12 12 (9.09%) .NET
12 12 (9.09%) Angular 2
12 12 (9.09%) JPA
13 11 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) User Experience
2 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.03%) Clustering
4 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.52%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.76%) AS400
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) iSeries
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.94%) Linux
2 10 (7.58%) Unix
2 10 (7.58%) Windows
3 6 (4.55%) Mac OS
4 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (22.73%) DevOps
3 30 (22.73%) TDD
4 28 (21.21%) Test Automation
5 24 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 22 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (12.12%) Microservices
7 16 (12.12%) Web Development
8 15 (11.36%) Scrum
9 13 (9.85%) E-Commerce
10 11 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 11 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (7.58%) User Stories
12 9 (6.82%) Data Analysis
12 9 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (6.82%) MVC
12 9 (6.82%) Wealth Management
13 8 (6.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.12%) JavaScript
2 41 (31.06%) Java
3 26 (19.70%) SQL
3 26 (19.70%) TypeScript
4 18 (13.64%) ES6
5 17 (12.88%) C#
6 14 (10.61%) Python
7 8 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.79%) Groovy
10 4 (3.03%) Java 8
10 4 (3.03%) Ruby
10 4 (3.03%) Scala
11 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.76%) ES7
12 1 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.76%) PHP
12 1 (0.76%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.03%) Degree
3 4 (3.03%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (2.27%) ISEB
4 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) FedRAMP
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (20.45%) Docker
2 3 (2.27%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (14.39%) Kubernetes
2 12 (9.09%) Ansible
3 3 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (2.27%) Puppet
3 3 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.52%) Terraform
5 1 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.76%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) Oracle
2 18 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.58%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 5 (3.79%) IBM
5 4 (3.03%) BEA
5 4 (3.03%) Remedy
6 3 (2.27%) BMC
6 3 (2.27%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (2.27%) VMware
7 2 (1.52%) FNZ
7 2 (1.52%) Google
7 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.76%) CA
8 1 (0.76%) Coremetrics
8 1 (0.76%) Coverity
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds