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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 12 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 0.22% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.08% 1.85% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +288.88%

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
119 108 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.15% 12.13% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 85 113
Median daily rate £400 £325 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £451 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -39.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

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 23 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) DHTML
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 10 (71.43%) TeamCity
3 10 (71.43%) Banking
3 10 (71.43%) Microservices
4 9 (64.29%) Scrum
5 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
6 7 (50.00%) Ant
6 7 (50.00%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) User Stories
6 7 (50.00%) User Experience
6 7 (50.00%) CSS3
6 7 (50.00%) Artifactory
6 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) EJB
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) JMS
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Google
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile App

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) TeamCity
4 7 (50.00%) Ant
4 7 (50.00%) Artifactory
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
6 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
4 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) DHTML
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) EJB
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) React
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
5 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Microservices
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 7 (50.00%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 1 (7.14%) Open Source
8 1 (7.14%) Test Management
8 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian