The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 93 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 15 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.039% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.23% 0.29% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
Confluence
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
287 345 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.60% 13.60% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 188 225
Median daily rate £438 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £20.81 £26.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.46% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.65 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £148.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region.

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Confluence
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region.

Confluence Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 8 £463 -
Reading +3 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £500 -
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 26 (100.00%) JIRA
2 22 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 21 (80.77%) Git (software)
4 19 (73.08%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (61.54%) TDD
6 16 (61.54%) Scrum
6 16 (61.54%) Kanban
6 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (61.54%) User Stories
7 14 (53.85%) DevOps
7 14 (53.85%) Pair Programming
8 13 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (46.15%) HTML5
9 12 (46.15%) HTML
9 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
10 11 (42.31%) CSS
10 11 (42.31%) Web Services
10 11 (42.31%) Release Management
10 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
10 11 (42.31%) Node.js
10 11 (42.31%) CSS3
11 10 (38.46%) Sass
11 10 (38.46%) LESS
11 10 (38.46%) High Availability
11 10 (38.46%) Open Source
11 10 (38.46%) RESTful
11 10 (38.46%) Performance Testing

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (38.46%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.85%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) JIRA
2 22 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 21 (80.77%) Git (software)
4 10 (38.46%) Gatling
5 6 (23.08%) Vagrant
6 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
6 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.85%) NuGet
7 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.85%) Protractor
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) TestRail
7 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (19.23%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Web Applications Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) HTML
1 12 (46.15%) HTML5
2 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
2 11 (42.31%) CSS3
2 11 (42.31%) Node.js
2 11 (42.31%) Web Services
3 10 (38.46%) LESS
3 10 (38.46%) RESTful
3 10 (38.46%) Sass
4 5 (19.23%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) React
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) LAMP
7 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
2 5 (19.23%) CentOS
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) Kanban
3 16 (61.54%) Scrum
3 16 (61.54%) TDD
3 16 (61.54%) User Stories
4 14 (53.85%) DevOps
4 14 (53.85%) Pair Programming
5 11 (42.31%) Release Management
6 10 (38.46%) Front End Development
6 10 (38.46%) High Availability
6 10 (38.46%) OOP
6 10 (38.46%) Open Source
6 10 (38.46%) Performance Testing
6 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
8 6 (23.08%) BDD
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
9 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) iptables
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
2 1 (3.85%) Postfix
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (15.38%) Pingdom
4 3 (11.54%) Consul
4 3 (11.54%) Terraform
5 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
5 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
2 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
3 4 (15.38%) PagerDuty
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) New Relic
5 1 (3.85%) Percona