The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
Rank 86 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.13% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.89% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
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 East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
180 219 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.32% 13.73% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 121 110
Median daily rate £334 £300 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £114 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £439 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 4 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) IIBA
5 3 (27.27%) CBAP
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
5 3 (27.27%) Trello
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Blog
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (9.09%) iPad
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 1 (9.09%) API Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Business Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Digital Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) UX Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Author
5 2 (18.18%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Author
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) CMS Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Product Owner
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
3 2 (18.18%) Blog
4 1 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CBAP
1 3 (27.27%) IIBA
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft