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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.29% 0.57% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £108.13 -

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
304 350 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.72% 14.32% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 191 197
Median daily rate £450 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% +94.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Reading +4 4 £500 +53.84%
Bracknell - 3 £475 -
Windsor - 2 £500 -
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
4 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (62.96%) Scrum
5 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (59.26%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (55.56%) TDD
7 15 (55.56%) User Stories
8 14 (51.85%) Kanban
9 13 (48.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
9 13 (48.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (48.15%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (44.44%) DevOps
10 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
10 12 (44.44%) HTML
10 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
10 12 (44.44%) Open Source
10 12 (44.44%) HTML5
11 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
11 11 (40.74%) Node.js
11 11 (40.74%) CSS3
11 11 (40.74%) CSS
12 10 (37.04%) Web Services
12 10 (37.04%) OOP
12 10 (37.04%) Java
12 10 (37.04%) Release Management
12 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
12 10 (37.04%) Sass

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 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (48.15%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (48.15%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (37.04%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.70%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Neo4j
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) OrientDB
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) Gatling
5 6 (22.22%) Vagrant
6 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.70%) NuGet
7 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.70%) Protractor
7 1 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Applications Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
1 12 (44.44%) HTML5
2 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) CSS3
2 11 (40.74%) Node.js
3 10 (37.04%) LESS
3 10 (37.04%) RESTful
3 10 (37.04%) Sass
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) Kafka
5 3 (11.11%) React
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) LAMP
7 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 3 (11.11%) Wiki
3 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
1 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 5 (18.52%) CentOS
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (62.96%) Scrum
3 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) User Stories
4 14 (51.85%) Kanban
5 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
6 12 (44.44%) DevOps
6 12 (44.44%) Open Source
6 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
7 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
7 10 (37.04%) OOP
7 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
7 10 (37.04%) Release Management
8 9 (33.33%) High Availability
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 5 (18.52%) BDD
10 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
11 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Scala
5 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.70%) iptables
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) Postfix
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Ansible
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) Pingdom
4 3 (11.11%) Consul
4 3 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (11.11%) Terraform
5 1 (3.70%) Capistrano
5 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Atlassian
2 5 (18.52%) AppDynamics
3 4 (14.81%) PagerDuty
4 3 (11.11%) Hortonworks
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) New Relic
6 1 (3.70%) Percona