Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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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England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 338 389
Rank change year-on-year +13 +51 -22
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 46 47 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.28% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.58% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 7
South East median daily rate £450 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £272 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £495 £400
England median daily rate £500 £497 £450
% change year-on-year +0.70% +10.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £37.50 - -
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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8041 8100 9322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.16% 48.39% 47.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4615 4661 5205
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 406 439
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.90 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

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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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
Thames Valley +5 19 £398 -20.50% 6
Surrey -9 13 £475 +11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £315 -
West Sussex -15 8 £410 +10.81%
Berkshire +10 6 £272 -45.60% 2
Hampshire +16 4 £430 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £600 - 4
Middlesex - 2 £450 -
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England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 44 (95.65%) JIRA
2 30 (65.22%) Confluence
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Git (software)
4 22 (47.83%) Linux
5 18 (39.13%) DevOps
6 17 (36.96%) Java
7 16 (34.78%) Ansible
8 13 (28.26%) Scrum
9 12 (26.09%) Bitbucket
9 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
10 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (23.91%) Puppet
11 10 (21.74%) Python
11 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
12 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (19.57%) HTML
12 9 (19.57%) Unix
12 9 (19.57%) Windows
12 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.39%) Kanban
13 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
14 7 (15.22%) Ubuntu
14 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
14 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
14 7 (15.22%) CentOS
14 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (15.22%) MySQL

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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 30 (65.22%) Confluence
2 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.52%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (15.22%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.22%) Serverless
3 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) AMQP
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) VoIP
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (15.22%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) InfluxDB
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (95.65%) JIRA
2 24 (52.17%) Git (software)
3 12 (26.09%) Bitbucket
3 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.04%) Selenium
4 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
4 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
5 5 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.52%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (4.35%) Subversion
7 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.17%) FishEye
8 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (10.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Coach
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Requirements Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) RESTful
3 5 (10.87%) Gherkin
3 5 (10.87%) Web Services
4 4 (8.70%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.17%) GWT
7 1 (2.17%) JMS
7 1 (2.17%) LINQ
7 1 (2.17%) Middleware
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) CentOS
3 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) DevOps
3 13 (28.26%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) Kanban
7 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (15.22%) Application Performance Management
8 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
8 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
8 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Coaching
9 6 (13.04%) User Stories
9 6 (13.04%) Web Development
10 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
10 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) Ruby
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) Groovy
5 5 (10.87%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) PHP
5 5 (10.87%) Scala
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCPD
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) OCA
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) Ansible
2 11 (23.91%) Puppet
3 6 (13.04%) Pingdom
4 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.70%) Consul
5 4 (8.70%) Terraform
6 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
7 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
8 1 (2.17%) Grafana
8 1 (2.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) AppDynamics
1 7 (15.22%) CA
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) PagerDuty
3 5 (10.87%) Nimsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Remedy
4 3 (6.52%) Adobe
4 3 (6.52%) HP
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) VMware