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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £108.13 - -
Confluence
England

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
243 225 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.69% 15.56% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 115 122
Average daily rate £275 £335 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% +67.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Average hourly rate £14.30 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £122.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 2 £388 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
2 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) hybris
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) SAP