Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 170 180
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10 +36
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 95 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.47% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 1.27% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 8
South West median daily rate £425 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +15.85% +17.14%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £378
90th Percentile £598 £625 £483
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 0 2
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - £40.00
England median hourly rate £47.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.05% +8.75% -3.03%

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 2,608 2,202 2,348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.32% 39.22% 41.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,599 1,353 1,492
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £262 £206 £195
90th Percentile £575 £550 £537
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 107 172
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.00% +8.05% -14.31%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.35 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +12 48 £531 +25.74% 3
Bristol -6 18 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire +1 12 £450 +4.65% 5
Devon +4 6 £400 - 2
Dorset - 2 - - 6
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 68 (71.58%) JIRA
2 64 (67.37%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (55.79%) Confluence
4 52 (54.74%) Security Cleared
5 47 (49.47%) SC Cleared
6 42 (44.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 40 (42.11%) Cisco
8 37 (38.95%) VMware
9 35 (36.84%) Windows
10 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
11 33 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (33.68%) PowerShell
13 29 (30.53%) vCenter Server
14 25 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (25.26%) Software Engineering
16 23 (24.21%) Data Centre
17 22 (23.16%) Git (software)
18 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
18 21 (22.11%) .NET
19 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 20 (21.05%) Bitbucket
20 19 (20.00%) Firewall
20 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
21 18 (18.95%) C#
21 18 (18.95%) Reverse Engineering
22 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
22 17 (17.89%) Jenkins
22 17 (17.89%) REST
22 17 (17.89%) Docker

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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 53 (55.79%) Confluence
2 4 (4.21%) Drupal
3 3 (3.16%) IIS
3 3 (3.16%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) npm
3 5 (5.26%) GitHub
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.16%) Datadog
6 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.05%) Serverless
6 1 (1.05%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.00%) Firewall
2 13 (13.68%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (6.32%) BGP
3 6 (6.32%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (6.32%) DMVPN
3 6 (6.32%) Multicast
3 6 (6.32%) OSPF
3 6 (6.32%) VXLAN
4 4 (4.21%) OpenFlow
5 3 (3.16%) DNS
5 3 (3.16%) Skype
6 2 (2.11%) DHCP
6 2 (2.11%) SAN
6 2 (2.11%) VSAN
7 1 (1.05%) HTTP
7 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.05%) Internet
7 1 (1.05%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
4 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.05%) GIS
5 1 (1.05%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (71.58%) JIRA
2 42 (44.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (23.16%) Git (software)
4 20 (21.05%) Bitbucket
5 17 (17.89%) Jenkins
6 13 (13.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (7.37%) SonarQube
8 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.16%) Maven
9 3 (3.16%) Zephyr
10 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.11%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.05%) Ant
11 1 (1.05%) ClearQuest
11 1 (1.05%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.05%) FishEye
11 1 (1.05%) Hudson
11 1 (1.05%) JUnit
11 1 (1.05%) webpack
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.32%) Marketing
3 4 (4.21%) Electronics
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Billing
4 1 (1.05%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) Developer
2 14 (14.74%) Architect
3 11 (11.58%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.47%) PowerShell Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Network Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Network Design Architect
7 7 (7.37%) Technical Architect
8 6 (6.32%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
9 5 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Deployment Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.11%) .NET
2 17 (17.89%) REST
3 12 (12.63%) .NET Framework
4 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
4 8 (8.42%) Entity Framework
4 8 (8.42%) Web Services
5 7 (7.37%) .NET Core
5 7 (7.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (6.32%) jQuery
6 6 (6.32%) Laravel
6 6 (6.32%) Node.js
6 6 (6.32%) Zend Framework
7 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (5.26%) Spine.js
7 5 (5.26%) WCF
8 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.21%) Java SE
8 4 (4.21%) JSON
8 4 (4.21%) Symfony
9 3 (3.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.11%) PKI
3 2 (2.11%) Replication
3 2 (2.11%) Smart City
3 2 (2.11%) User Experience
3 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.05%) CESG
4 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.05%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.05%) Life Science
4 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) RIA
4 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
3 21 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (15.79%) Linux
5 13 (13.68%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.11%) CentOS
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (67.37%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (25.26%) Software Engineering
4 18 (18.95%) Reverse Engineering
5 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
6 16 (16.84%) NsoIT
7 15 (15.79%) DevOps
8 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
9 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (10.53%) Network Virtualisation
10 10 (10.53%) Scrum
11 9 (9.47%) Load Balancing
12 8 (8.42%) Deployment Automation
12 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.37%) Microservices
13 7 (7.37%) Web Development
14 6 (6.32%) BDD
14 6 (6.32%) Integration Testing
14 6 (6.32%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.68%) PowerShell
2 18 (18.95%) C#
3 17 (17.89%) Python
4 14 (14.74%) Java
5 10 (10.53%) Java 8
5 10 (10.53%) PHP
6 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.16%) Ruby
7 1 (1.05%) ES6
7 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (54.74%) Security Cleared
2 47 (49.47%) SC Cleared
3 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (12.63%) CCNA
4 12 (12.63%) MCSA
4 12 (12.63%) MCSE
4 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.53%) OCA
5 10 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (8.42%) CCNP
6 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
7 7 (7.37%) CCIE
8 6 (6.32%) Degree
9 2 (2.11%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) ISEB
9 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
System Software
1 33 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.89%) Docker
3 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
4 11 (11.58%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.47%) VMware NSX
6 5 (5.26%) vSphere
7 4 (4.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (30.53%) vCenter Server
2 11 (11.58%) PowerCLI
3 10 (10.53%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.32%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.21%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (4.21%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.16%) Grafana
6 3 (3.16%) Icinga
6 3 (3.16%) Nagios
6 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.16%) Terraform
7 2 (2.11%) SCCM
7 2 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (42.11%) Cisco
2 37 (38.95%) VMware
3 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (17.89%) Juniper
5 11 (11.58%) Oracle
6 9 (9.47%) McAfee
7 6 (6.32%) Splunk
7 6 (6.32%) Veeam
7 6 (6.32%) Zend
8 5 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (4.21%) SAP
10 1 (1.05%) Adobe
10 1 (1.05%) Google