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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 70 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.45% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 3.25% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Median daily rate £475 £494 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +16.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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
163 123 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.43% 13.73% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 104 99
Median daily rate £370 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £100.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +506.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 29 July 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium

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 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Change Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata