Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 143 162
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 +39
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 94 72 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.47% 1.24% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 3.26% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 29
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +23.38%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £375
90th Percentile £575 £573 £640
England median daily rate £500 £500 £484
% change year-on-year - +3.36% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 0
South West median hourly rate £66.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.43% - -
England median hourly rate £58.75 £47.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +9.30% +7.50%

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 2,657 2,210 2,262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.57% 38.14% 41.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,630 1,343 1,358
South West median daily rate £440 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £213
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 132 100
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +52.17%
10th Percentile £15.40 £11.18 £12.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -13 46 £425 -12.82% 8
Gloucestershire +7 36 £525 +33.76% 10
Bristol -1 7 £431 +7.81% 4
Dorset 0 1 £329 - 1
Somerset - 1 £450 -
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England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 72 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (68.09%) JIRA
3 55 (58.51%) Confluence
4 49 (52.13%) Security Cleared
4 49 (52.13%) Linux
5 46 (48.94%) C
6 40 (42.55%) DV Cleared
7 38 (40.43%) C++
7 38 (40.43%) UML
8 30 (31.91%) Python
8 30 (31.91%) Scrum
9 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
10 26 (27.66%) Docker
11 25 (26.60%) DevOps
12 24 (25.53%) Software Engineering
12 24 (25.53%) Java
13 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
13 23 (24.47%) Unix
13 23 (24.47%) Software Architecture
13 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
14 21 (22.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (22.34%) Ansible
15 20 (21.28%) Oracle
16 18 (19.15%) Spring
16 18 (19.15%) TDD
16 18 (19.15%) Cucumber
16 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
16 18 (19.15%) Java 8
17 17 (18.09%) Test Automation
17 17 (18.09%) AngularJS

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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 55 (58.51%) Confluence
2 15 (15.96%) JBoss
3 4 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (4.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Azure
2 4 (4.26%) AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) Azure Stack
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
4 1 (1.06%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.06%) Serverless
4 1 (1.06%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) SAN
2 4 (4.26%) NAS
3 2 (2.13%) DHCP
3 2 (2.13%) DNS
3 2 (2.13%) Skype
3 2 (2.13%) SMS
4 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.06%) SNMP
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.13%) MySQL
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (68.09%) JIRA
2 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
3 21 (22.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (19.15%) Cucumber
5 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
6 11 (11.70%) Bitbucket
7 10 (10.64%) GoogleTest
8 6 (6.38%) Selenium
9 5 (5.32%) Maven
10 2 (2.13%) CppUnit
10 2 (2.13%) JUnit
10 2 (2.13%) TestRail
10 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.06%) Appium
11 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket Server
11 1 (1.06%) eggPlant
11 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.06%) webpack
11 1 (1.06%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (12.77%) Public Sector
2 5 (5.32%) Aerospace
2 5 (5.32%) Local Government
3 4 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (15.96%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Architect
2 14 (14.89%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Java Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Administrator
7 7 (7.45%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.38%) IT Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) IT Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) PMO Lead
9 5 (5.32%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) Spring
2 17 (18.09%) AngularJS
3 16 (17.02%) React
4 15 (15.96%) Node.js
5 14 (14.89%) EJB
5 14 (14.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (7.45%) Gherkin
7 5 (5.32%) Django
7 5 (5.32%) HTML
7 5 (5.32%) REST
8 4 (4.26%) OpenCV
8 4 (4.26%) Yocto
9 3 (3.19%) .NET
9 3 (3.19%) jQuery
9 3 (3.19%) OpenCL
9 3 (3.19%) Vue.js
10 2 (2.13%) GraphQL
10 2 (2.13%) Web Services
11 1 (1.06%) Jest
11 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (6.38%) PKI
3 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.19%) VHDL
4 2 (2.13%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (52.13%) Linux
2 23 (24.47%) Unix
3 15 (15.96%) Windows
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.13%) FreeRTOS
5 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.43%) UML
3 30 (31.91%) Scrum
4 25 (26.60%) DevOps
5 24 (25.53%) Software Engineering
6 23 (24.47%) Software Architecture
7 18 (19.15%) TDD
8 17 (18.09%) OO
8 17 (18.09%) Test Automation
9 16 (17.02%) Waterfall
10 14 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (14.89%) Software Testing
11 11 (11.70%) Migration
12 10 (10.64%) Regression Testing
13 9 (9.57%) Microservices
13 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.51%) ITIL
14 8 (8.51%) SFIA
15 7 (7.45%) CRM
15 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.94%) C
2 38 (40.43%) C++
3 30 (31.91%) Python
4 24 (25.53%) Java
5 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
6 18 (19.15%) Java 8
7 16 (17.02%) C#
8 14 (14.89%) Ruby
9 13 (13.83%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.26%) SQL
11 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.19%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.19%) PHP
12 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (52.13%) Security Cleared
2 40 (42.55%) DV Cleared
3 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.38%) CCENT
4 6 (6.38%) RHCE
5 5 (5.32%) CCNA
5 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.32%) MCSA
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.26%) MCSE
6 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.13%) Degree
7 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.13%) OCA
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.06%) CCA
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.06%) ISEB
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) PMO
2 2 (2.13%) JTAG
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Docker
2 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.45%) Firmware
4 5 (5.32%) Gluster
5 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.06%) XenApp
6 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (22.34%) Ansible
2 9 (9.57%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.57%) Puppet
3 8 (8.51%) SCCM
4 4 (4.26%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.13%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.06%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.06%) Packer
6 1 (1.06%) SCOM
6 1 (1.06%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Oracle
2 15 (15.96%) VMware
3 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.64%) Google
5 9 (9.57%) Cisco
6 5 (5.32%) BiZZdesign
6 5 (5.32%) CA
6 5 (5.32%) HP
6 5 (5.32%) Sparx
7 4 (4.26%) Adobe
7 4 (4.26%) Dell
7 4 (4.26%) hybris
7 4 (4.26%) SAP
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix
8 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.06%) Splunk
8 1 (1.06%) Veeam
8 1 (1.06%) Zend