Period
to 3 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 June 2020 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 120 177
Rank change year-on-year +6 +57 -20
Contract jobs citing Atlassian 7 67 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 1.47% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 3.31% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 38 14
Median daily rate £475 £465 £482
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% -3.43% -3.70%
10th Percentile £433 £359 £361
90th Percentile £569 £556 £610
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.63 £47.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -6.04% -5.00% +66.67%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 997 2,024 2,187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 50.15% 44.49% 44.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 1,176 1,290
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £246
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £460 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -1.08% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 72 109
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -4.73%
10th Percentile £12.66 £11.17 £10.46
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.50 £29.55
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.10% +8.74% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Atlassian as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Atlassian in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Atlassian in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Atlassian in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atlassian within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
Shropshire -4 6 £513 +9.20%
Worcestershire +23 1 £475 -
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England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Atlassian.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Confluence
2 5 (71.43%) Project Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) nginx
5 1 (14.29%) AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
5 1 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Terraform

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Python Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Project Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform