The first table below looks at the demand for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £260 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
429 428 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.37% 17.64% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 202 202
Average daily rate £350 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 22
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.54 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence.

1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Subversion
3 8 (53.33%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (40.00%) Spring
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) hybris
5 6 (40.00%) XSD
5 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (40.00%) JSP
5 6 (40.00%) JUnit
5 6 (40.00%) B2C
6 5 (33.33%) J2EE
6 5 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) Maven

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) SSH
1 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 4 (26.67%) Maven
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (6.67%) Ant
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium
6 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
6 1 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (6.67%) Hudson
6 1 (6.67%) FishEye
6 1 (6.67%) Gradle
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Build Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Project Officer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) XML
1 7 (46.67%) Ajax
1 7 (46.67%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (40.00%) XSD
2 6 (40.00%) JSP
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) OSGi
5 1 (6.67%) LESS
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) CPAN
5 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) XML-RPC
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) MooTools
5 1 (6.67%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) B2C
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) SEO
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) Korn
2 1 (6.67%) C-shell
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) YUM
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) hybris
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Vignette
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) BEA
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
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