The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 75 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.76% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 5.93% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £416
% change year-on-year
- +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -
Confluence
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
157 118 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.74% 12.84% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 98 109
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £24.25 £100.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.75% +354.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £100.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £100.00 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) JSON

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata