Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 240 289
Rank change year-on-year +106 +49 +28
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 23 120 87
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.84% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.73% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 78 53
Median daily rate £510 £451 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +6.00% -3.41%
10th Percentile £425 £300 £350
90th Percentile £520 £575 £519
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
England median hourly rate £57.50 £58.75 £47.00
% change year-on-year -2.13% +25.00% +9.30%

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 1,891 6,954 7,750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 52.90% 48.49% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,130 4,126 4,476
Median daily rate £461 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £256
90th Percentile £638 £610 £588
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 316 354
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.10% +19.52% -4.35%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.03 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.30 £69.38 £47.83
Median hourly rate £32.25 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +61.25% +14.29% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Atlassian as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Atlassian in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Atlassian in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in the South East.

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 21 September 2020. 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 +64 16 £510 +22.52% 5
West Sussex +28 4 £515 +28.75%
Thames Valley +101 2 £425 -13.92% 3
Berkshire +74 2 £425 -15.00% 1
East Sussex +37 1 £463 +23.33%
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England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 23 (100.00%) JIRA
2 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (69.57%) PowerShell
3 16 (69.57%) CentOS
3 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (69.57%) vSphere
3 16 (69.57%) Puppet
3 16 (69.57%) VLAN
3 16 (69.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 16 (69.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 16 (69.57%) Linux
3 16 (69.57%) Configuration Management
3 16 (69.57%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) GitHub
3 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
3 16 (69.57%) Ansible
3 16 (69.57%) Docker
3 16 (69.57%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (69.57%) GitLab
3 16 (69.57%) Kubernetes
3 16 (69.57%) Windows 10
3 16 (69.57%) Packer
3 16 (69.57%) Terraform
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 16 (69.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 16 (69.57%) Infrastructure as Code

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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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
1 16 (69.57%) Reverse Proxy
1 16 (69.57%) VLAN
2 9 (39.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) JIRA
2 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (69.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (69.57%) GitLab
3 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) User Researcher
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital User Researcher
5 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (39.13%) gRPC
1 9 (39.13%) REST
1 9 (39.13%) RESTful
1 9 (39.13%) Swagger
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (4.35%) GatsbyJS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) LINQ
3 1 (4.35%) Next.js
3 1 (4.35%) React
3 1 (4.35%) Redux
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) CentOS
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
1 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
1 16 (69.57%) Windows 10
1 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
1 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Configuration Management
1 16 (69.57%) Continuous Deployment
1 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (69.57%) Infrastructure as Code
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (43.48%) DevOps
5 9 (39.13%) Microservices
5 9 (39.13%) Systems Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) User Stories
8 3 (13.04%) Anthropology
8 3 (13.04%) Customer Insight
8 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
8 3 (13.04%) Qualitative Research
8 3 (13.04%) Quantitative Research
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Sociology
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) PowerShell
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
3 9 (39.13%) Go
3 9 (39.13%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Docker
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (69.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Ansible
1 16 (69.57%) Kubernetes
1 16 (69.57%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (69.57%) Packer
1 16 (69.57%) Puppet
1 16 (69.57%) Terraform
2 9 (39.13%) Grafana
2 9 (39.13%) Prometheus
2 9 (39.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Dell
2 9 (39.13%) EMC
2 9 (39.13%) Splunk
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft