The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 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.

Atlassian
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 133 148
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15  
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.31% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.086% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £408 £413
% change year-on-year +10.42% -1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1047 1165 1237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.72% 40.01% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 757 732
Median daily rate £375 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -2.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 73 74
Median hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £20.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -0.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £46.24 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Atlassian
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Atlassian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Atlassian in the South West

Atlassian
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire - 6 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 3
Atlassian
England

Atlassian
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 19 (90.48%) JIRA
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) Confluence
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Web Development
6 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) Kibana
6 7 (33.33%) Ansible
6 7 (33.33%) Docker
6 7 (33.33%) logstash
6 7 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (33.33%) WebCenter
6 7 (33.33%) Database Tuning
6 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (33.33%) Icinga
6 7 (33.33%) Microservices
6 7 (33.33%) Amazon Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Elastic Stack

Atlassian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (47.62%) Confluence
2 7 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) Mule
3 1 (4.76%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium
5 3 (14.29%) Ant
5 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 3 (14.29%) Maven
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 7 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Coordinator
2 6 (28.57%) Test Coordinator
2 6 (28.57%) UAT Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (33.33%) WebCenter
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) JPA
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps
3 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 7 (33.33%) Microservices
4 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 7 (33.33%) Web Operations
5 6 (28.57%) Defect Management
5 6 (28.57%) Re-Platforming
5 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (19.05%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
1 7 (33.33%) Icinga
1 7 (33.33%) Kibana
1 7 (33.33%) logstash
2 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
1 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
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