The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 63 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.76% 0.47% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.61% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £416 £260
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +60.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00
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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
152 150 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.54% 17.63% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 113 46
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £438 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £100.00 £22.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+354.54% +76.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Puppet
4 8 (66.67%) REST
4 8 (66.67%) nginx
4 8 (66.67%) iptables
4 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) SSH
6 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source
7 5 (41.67%) RSpec
7 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (41.67%) OpenVPN
7 5 (41.67%) Varnish
7 5 (41.67%) CFEngine
7 5 (41.67%) vCloud
7 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 5 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
7 5 (41.67%) Btrfs
7 5 (41.67%) SaltStack
7 5 (41.67%) MariaDB

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (66.67%) nginx
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) MediaWiki
4 1 (8.33%) Liferay
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SSH
2 5 (41.67%) OpenVPN
2 5 (41.67%) IPsec
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) IPv6
2 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
1 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) MariaDB
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) GitLab
3 5 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) RSpec
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Toad
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) JBehave
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) MCollective
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) SmartOS
3 5 (41.67%) CoreOS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Debian
4 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) iptables
2 5 (41.67%) Btrfs
2 5 (41.67%) Snort
2 5 (41.67%) Squid
2 5 (41.67%) Varnish
2 5 (41.67%) vCloud
2 5 (41.67%) KVM
2 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 5 (41.67%) LXC
3 3 (25.00%) Postfix
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) CFEngine
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Nessus
2 5 (41.67%) HAProxy
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
2 5 (41.67%) systemd
2 5 (41.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (8.33%) Zenoss
4 1 (8.33%) logstash
4 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) SaltStack
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) CA