Period
to 11 December 2019

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 6 months to 11 December 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 West
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 143 171
Rank change year-on-year +16 +28 +10
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 106 95 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.67% 1.47% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 3.63% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 33 21
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% +15.85%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £375
90th Percentile £529 £598 £625
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 0
South West median hourly rate £66.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.43% - -
England median hourly rate £49.50 £47.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +5.32% +8.05% +8.75%

Atlassian is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,616 2,620 2,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.15% 40.49% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,678 1,608 1,356
South West median daily rate £443 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £262 £206
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 107
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +66.00% +8.05%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.18 £11.35
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in the South West

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in the South West over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Atlassian in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Atlassian in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Atlassian in the South West over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Atlassian in the South West

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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 6 months to 11 December 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
Wiltshire +9 68 £425 -20.00% 10
Gloucestershire +12 28 £500 +11.11% 20
Bristol +7 6 £413 -2.94% 2
Dorset +4 1 £329 - 1
Somerset - 1 £450 -
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England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 West region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 85 (80.19%) JIRA
2 80 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (67.92%) Confluence
4 51 (48.11%) Scrum
4 51 (48.11%) Linux
5 49 (46.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 48 (45.28%) C++
7 47 (44.34%) C
7 47 (44.34%) UML
8 45 (42.45%) Python
9 37 (34.91%) Security Cleared
10 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
11 34 (32.08%) Test Automation
12 29 (27.36%) Docker
13 27 (25.47%) DV Cleared
14 25 (23.58%) GoogleTest
14 25 (23.58%) Google
15 24 (22.64%) Java
16 23 (21.70%) SC Cleared
17 22 (20.75%) Jenkins
17 22 (20.75%) Regression Testing
17 22 (20.75%) JavaScript
18 21 (19.81%) Gherkin
18 21 (19.81%) DevOps
19 19 (17.92%) MongoDB
20 18 (16.98%) Ansible
20 18 (16.98%) Oracle
20 18 (16.98%) Spring
20 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
20 18 (16.98%) Java 8

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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 72 (67.92%) Confluence
2 10 (9.43%) JBoss
3 6 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.89%) Anypoint
5 2 (1.89%) Mule
6 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (2.83%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Serverless
3 2 (1.89%) Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Azure Stack
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
4 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) SAN
2 4 (3.77%) NAS
3 2 (1.89%) DHCP
3 2 (1.89%) DNS
3 2 (1.89%) Skype
3 2 (1.89%) SMS
4 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.43%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (80.19%) JIRA
2 49 (46.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
4 25 (23.58%) GoogleTest
5 22 (20.75%) Jenkins
6 17 (16.04%) Bitbucket
7 16 (15.09%) Cucumber
8 11 (10.38%) Maven
9 5 (4.72%) GitLab
10 4 (3.77%) Selenium
11 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.83%) JUnit
11 3 (2.83%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.89%) CppUnit
12 2 (1.89%) Gradle
12 2 (1.89%) TestRail
12 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.89%) Zephyr
13 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket Server
13 1 (0.94%) eggPlant
General
1 10 (9.43%) Public Sector
2 4 (3.77%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.83%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Local Government
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Test Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Architect
3 10 (9.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) Java Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.55%) Python Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Software Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.81%) Gherkin
2 18 (16.98%) Spring
3 11 (10.38%) AngularJS
4 10 (9.43%) EJB
4 10 (9.43%) Hibernate
4 10 (9.43%) Node.js
4 10 (9.43%) React
4 10 (9.43%) REST
5 7 (6.60%) .NET
5 7 (6.60%) HTML
6 6 (5.66%) GraphQL
6 6 (5.66%) jQuery
6 6 (5.66%) Vue.js
7 5 (4.72%) Django
7 5 (4.72%) OpenCV
7 5 (4.72%) Yocto
8 4 (3.77%) .NET Core
8 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (3.77%) PKI
3 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.94%) Replication
4 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (48.11%) Linux
2 16 (15.09%) Unix
3 14 (13.21%) Windows
4 9 (8.49%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.83%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.94%) CentOS
7 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (48.11%) Scrum
3 47 (44.34%) UML
4 34 (32.08%) Test Automation
5 22 (20.75%) Regression Testing
6 21 (19.81%) DevOps
7 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
8 15 (14.15%) Microservices
8 15 (14.15%) Software Architecture
9 12 (11.32%) TDD
10 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
11 10 (9.43%) OO
11 10 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (9.43%) Software Testing
12 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.60%) CRM
14 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
14 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (5.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.28%) C++
2 47 (44.34%) C
3 45 (42.45%) Python
4 24 (22.64%) Java
5 22 (20.75%) JavaScript
6 18 (16.98%) Java 8
7 12 (11.32%) C#
8 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
9 10 (9.43%) Ruby
10 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.77%) Groovy
11 4 (3.77%) SQL
12 2 (1.89%) PHP
12 2 (1.89%) VBScript
13 1 (0.94%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (34.91%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.47%) DV Cleared
3 23 (21.70%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) RHCE
5 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.83%) CCNA
6 3 (2.83%) MCSA
6 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.89%) CCENT
7 2 (1.89%) Degree
7 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.89%) MCSE
8 1 (0.94%) CCA
8 1 (0.94%) CCIE
8 1 (0.94%) CCNP
8 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.94%) ISEB
8 1 (0.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) JTAG
1 3 (2.83%) PMO
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 29 (27.36%) Docker
2 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.66%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.72%) Gluster
5 3 (2.83%) Firmware
5 3 (2.83%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.94%) XenApp
7 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) Ansible
2 10 (9.43%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.66%) Puppet
4 5 (4.72%) vCenter Server
5 4 (3.77%) SCCM
6 2 (1.89%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.94%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.94%) SCOM
7 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (23.58%) Google
2 18 (16.98%) Oracle
3 10 (9.43%) VMware
4 8 (7.55%) Cisco
5 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.72%) Altera
6 5 (4.72%) HP
6 5 (4.72%) Xilinx
7 4 (3.77%) Adobe
7 4 (3.77%) Dell
7 4 (3.77%) hybris
7 4 (3.77%) SAP
8 3 (2.83%) BiZZdesign
8 3 (2.83%) CA
8 3 (2.83%) Progress
8 3 (2.83%) Sparx
9 2 (1.89%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.89%) Veeam
10 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.94%) Splunk