Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 139 175
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 +31
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 77 54 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.28% 1.08% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.04% 2.96% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 11
South West median daily rate £500 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £375 £345 £406
90th Percentile £625 £676 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £48.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.06% +61.67% -40.00%

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 2,537 1,823 2,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.24% 36.58% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,537 1,052 1,312
South West median daily rate £440 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +2.56% +3.82%
10th Percentile £250 £222 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £538
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 99 110
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.05% -45.22% +55.45%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.72 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.75 £50.25
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -2.78%

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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 16 June 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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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 16 June 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 -16 46 £488 -15.22% 4
Gloucestershire +2 20 £535 - 3
Bristol -19 4 £550 +37.50%
Dorset +4 1 £330 -
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England

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 61 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (67.53%) JIRA
3 48 (62.34%) Security Cleared
4 47 (61.04%) Confluence
5 32 (41.56%) SC Cleared
6 31 (40.26%) DV Cleared
7 30 (38.96%) Windows
8 28 (36.36%) VMware
8 28 (36.36%) DevOps
9 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
11 23 (29.87%) Linux
11 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
12 22 (28.57%) PowerShell
12 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 21 (27.27%) Bitbucket
14 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
15 19 (24.68%) Oracle
15 19 (24.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (23.38%) C
16 18 (23.38%) Data Centre
17 17 (22.08%) Cisco
18 16 (20.78%) Docker
18 16 (20.78%) vCenter Server
18 16 (20.78%) Problem-Solving
19 15 (19.48%) Software Architecture
19 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
20 14 (18.18%) Unix
20 14 (18.18%) OO
20 14 (18.18%) Python

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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 47 (61.04%) Confluence
2 9 (11.69%) JBoss
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) PaaS
3 3 (3.90%) SaaS
4 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.60%) GitHub
4 2 (2.60%) IaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Skype
2 5 (6.49%) DNS
3 4 (5.19%) VSAN
4 3 (3.90%) DHCP
4 3 (3.90%) Firewall
4 3 (3.90%) SAN
5 2 (2.60%) BGP
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.60%) DMVPN
5 2 (2.60%) Multicast
5 2 (2.60%) OSPF
5 2 (2.60%) VXLAN
6 1 (1.30%) SNMP
6 1 (1.30%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.39%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (67.53%) JIRA
2 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
3 21 (27.27%) Bitbucket
4 19 (24.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (15.58%) Cucumber
6 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 10 (12.99%) Selenium
8 3 (3.90%) ScriptRunner
9 2 (2.60%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.60%) Maven
9 2 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.30%) JMeter
10 1 (1.30%) JUnit
10 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.60%) Local Government
3 1 (1.30%) Military
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (12.99%) Developer
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell Engineer
2 9 (11.69%) Administrator
2 9 (11.69%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Architect
4 7 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) IT Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) IT Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.19%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) JIRA Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) REST
2 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 11 (14.29%) React
3 10 (12.99%) Spring
4 9 (11.69%) Node.js
5 8 (10.39%) EJB
5 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.49%) .NET
7 4 (5.19%) Gherkin
7 4 (5.19%) Kafka
7 4 (5.19%) OpenCL
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.90%) HTML
9 2 (2.60%) CSS
9 2 (2.60%) Django
9 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.60%) jQuery
9 2 (2.60%) LAMP
9 2 (2.60%) SOAP
9 2 (2.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.39%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (9.09%) PKI
4 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) VHDL
6 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.60%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) Replication
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Linux
3 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.18%) Unix
5 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) DevOps
3 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
4 16 (20.78%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (19.48%) Software Architecture
6 14 (18.18%) OO
7 13 (16.88%) Reverse Engineering
7 13 (16.88%) TDD
8 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Automation
9 11 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (14.29%) Migration
10 10 (12.99%) Scrum
11 9 (11.69%) NsoIT
11 9 (11.69%) Software Testing
12 8 (10.39%) ITIL
12 8 (10.39%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (10.39%) UML
12 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
13 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 18 (23.38%) C
3 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) Python
5 13 (16.88%) Java
6 12 (15.58%) C++
7 11 (14.29%) C#
8 10 (12.99%) Java 8
9 8 (10.39%) Ruby
10 7 (9.09%) SQL
11 4 (5.19%) Embedded C++
12 3 (3.90%) Groovy
13 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (62.34%) Security Cleared
2 32 (41.56%) SC Cleared
3 31 (40.26%) DV Cleared
4 13 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (16.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (15.58%) MCSA
5 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (14.29%) CCNA
6 11 (14.29%) MCSE
7 9 (11.69%) OCA
7 9 (11.69%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (7.79%) CCENT
9 2 (2.60%) APMP
9 2 (2.60%) CCNP
9 2 (2.60%) ISEB
9 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.30%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Degree
10 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) PMO
2 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.78%) Docker
3 6 (7.79%) Firmware
4 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.19%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.60%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) vCenter Server
2 11 (14.29%) PowerCLI
3 9 (11.69%) Ansible
3 9 (11.69%) SCCM
4 6 (7.79%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.90%) Puppet
6 2 (2.60%) systemd
7 1 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.30%) Packer
7 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) VMware
2 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Oracle
4 17 (22.08%) Cisco
5 5 (6.49%) CA
6 3 (3.90%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.60%) Veeam
7 2 (2.60%) Zend
8 1 (1.30%) Juniper
8 1 (1.30%) McAfee