Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 164 195
Rank change year-on-year +25 +31 +1
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 83 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.37% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.53% 1.52% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 4
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% +10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £369
90th Percentile £583 £625 £528
England median daily rate £500 £488 £480
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.56% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 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% -

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 2,349 2,242 2,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.88% 40.79% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,412 1,342 1,566
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £250 £210 £205
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 103 156
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +43.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £11.44
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.50
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 42 £531 +25.00% 3
Bristol -2 15 £400 -5.88% 4
Gloucestershire +6 10 £450 +4.65% 6
Devon - 6 £400 - 4
Dorset 0 1 - - 4
Cornwall - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 61 (73.49%) JIRA
2 59 (71.08%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (54.22%) Confluence
4 42 (50.60%) Security Cleared
5 39 (46.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 37 (44.58%) SC Cleared
7 35 (42.17%) Cisco
8 31 (37.35%) VMware
9 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (31.33%) Windows Server
10 26 (31.33%) Windows
11 25 (30.12%) PowerShell
11 25 (30.12%) vCenter Server
12 23 (27.71%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (27.71%) Software Engineering
13 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
13 20 (24.10%) Data Centre
13 20 (24.10%) Bitbucket
14 17 (20.48%) REST
14 17 (20.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (20.48%) Firewall
14 17 (20.48%) C#
14 17 (20.48%) .NET
14 17 (20.48%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (19.28%) Reverse Engineering
15 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (18.07%) Docker
16 15 (18.07%) Juniper
17 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
17 14 (16.87%) NsoIT

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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 45 (54.22%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) Drupal
3 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) JBoss
4 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.64%) npm
3 4 (4.82%) GitHub
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.20%) Serverless
4 1 (1.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) Firewall
2 11 (13.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (6.02%) BGP
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (6.02%) DMVPN
3 5 (6.02%) Multicast
3 5 (6.02%) OSPF
3 5 (6.02%) VXLAN
4 3 (3.61%) OpenFlow
5 2 (2.41%) Skype
6 1 (1.20%) DHCP
6 1 (1.20%) DNS
6 1 (1.20%) SAN
6 1 (1.20%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.20%) GIS
5 1 (1.20%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (73.49%) JIRA
2 39 (46.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (24.10%) Bitbucket
3 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
4 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (7.23%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.82%) Maven
7 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.41%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.20%) Ant
9 1 (1.20%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.20%) FishEye
9 1 (1.20%) Hudson
9 1 (1.20%) JUnit
9 1 (1.20%) Robot Framework
9 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.20%) webpack
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.43%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Electronics
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Billing
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Developer
2 13 (15.66%) Architect
3 9 (10.84%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Integration Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Network Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Network Design Architect
4 8 (9.64%) PowerShell Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.23%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Network Technical Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Design Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) PowerShell Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) .NET
1 17 (20.48%) REST
2 11 (13.25%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.43%) Entity Framework
3 7 (8.43%) jQuery
3 7 (8.43%) Web Services
4 6 (7.23%) .NET Core
4 6 (7.23%) Laravel
4 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (7.23%) Zend Framework
5 5 (6.02%) Node.js
5 5 (6.02%) WCF
6 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.82%) JSON
6 4 (4.82%) Spine.js
6 4 (4.82%) Symfony
7 3 (3.61%) CSS
7 3 (3.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) Smart City
4 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.20%) CESG
5 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.20%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Life Science
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
1 26 (31.33%) Windows Server
2 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (13.25%) Linux
4 9 (10.84%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (71.08%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.71%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (27.71%) Software Engineering
3 16 (19.28%) Reverse Engineering
4 14 (16.87%) NsoIT
4 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
5 11 (13.25%) DevOps
6 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.05%) Scrum
7 9 (10.84%) Network Virtualisation
7 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
8 8 (9.64%) Protective Monitoring
9 7 (8.43%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (8.43%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.43%) Microservices
9 7 (8.43%) Web Development
10 6 (7.23%) BDD
10 6 (7.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) PowerShell
2 17 (20.48%) C#
3 13 (15.66%) Java
4 11 (13.25%) Python
5 10 (12.05%) PHP
6 9 (10.84%) Java 8
7 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.20%) ES6
8 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (50.60%) Security Cleared
2 37 (44.58%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.48%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (20.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (12.05%) CCNA
4 10 (12.05%) MCSA
4 10 (12.05%) MCSE
4 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (10.84%) OCA
5 9 (10.84%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (8.43%) CCIE
6 7 (8.43%) CCNP
7 6 (7.23%) Degree
7 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.20%) ISEB
8 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
System Software
1 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.07%) Docker
3 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
4 9 (10.84%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (9.64%) VMware NSX
6 3 (3.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) vCenter Server
2 10 (12.05%) PowerCLI
3 8 (9.64%) Kubernetes
3 8 (9.64%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (4.82%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Cisco
2 31 (37.35%) VMware
3 15 (18.07%) Juniper
4 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.25%) Oracle
6 8 (9.64%) McAfee
6 8 (9.64%) Splunk
6 8 (9.64%) Veeam
7 6 (7.23%) Zend
8 4 (4.82%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (4.82%) SAP
9 1 (1.20%) Adobe
9 1 (1.20%) Google