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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian
England / South East
Rank 229 250 251
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 18 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 13
Median daily rate £300 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £308 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £411 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £394
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 - -

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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3776 4459 4476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.08% 48.90% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2066 2643 2332
Median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 205 221
Median hourly rate £15.70 £38.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.68% +111.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.43 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.65 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Atlassian
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Atlassian as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +16 11 £300 -7.69%
Berkshire +24 4 £253 -15.83% 1
Hampshire +14 1 £450 +12.50% 1
Surrey +13 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
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England

Atlassian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 35 (92.11%) JIRA
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (52.63%) Scrum
4 19 (50.00%) Confluence
5 14 (36.84%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 11 (28.95%) Coaching
7 11 (28.95%) CA Agile Central
7 11 (28.95%) HP
7 11 (28.95%) CA
8 10 (26.32%) Linux
8 10 (26.32%) Requirements Management
8 10 (26.32%) Degree
8 10 (26.32%) Docker
8 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (26.32%) Requirements Engineering
8 10 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (26.32%) Process Improvement
9 9 (23.68%) Bitbucket
9 9 (23.68%) Ansible
9 9 (23.68%) DevOps
9 9 (23.68%) Python
10 8 (21.05%) Selenium
10 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
10 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
11 7 (18.42%) Puppet
11 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement

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Top Related 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 19 (50.00%) Confluence
2 6 (15.79%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.89%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.63%) SNMP
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (92.11%) JIRA
2 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 10 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (23.68%) Bitbucket
5 8 (21.05%) Selenium
5 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
6 7 (18.42%) Vagrant
7 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (7.89%) Ant
8 3 (7.89%) Gradle
8 3 (7.89%) JMeter
8 3 (7.89%) Maven
8 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
9 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
9 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.63%) JUnit
10 1 (2.63%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
1 8 (21.05%) Requirements Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) DOORS Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (10.53%) QC Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) QA Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Release Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Release Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) RESTful
1 6 (15.79%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) Gherkin
3 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
3 3 (7.89%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) XSD
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) JDBC
4 2 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) JMS
5 1 (2.63%) LAMP
5 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Handset
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.16%) CentOS
3 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (28.95%) Coaching
5 10 (26.32%) Process Improvement
5 10 (26.32%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (26.32%) Requirements Management
6 9 (23.68%) DevOps
7 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) User Stories
8 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
9 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
10 4 (10.53%) API Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.16%) Groovy
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) Scala
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) vCloud
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (23.68%) Ansible
3 7 (18.42%) Puppet
4 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (10.53%) Consul
5 4 (10.53%) Pingdom
5 4 (10.53%) Terraform
6 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.63%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.63%) Packer
7 1 (2.63%) Rsyslog
7 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) CA
1 11 (28.95%) CA Agile Central
1 11 (28.95%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) AppDynamics
3 4 (10.53%) PagerDuty
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) New Relic
6 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
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