The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 105 114 142
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Contract jobs citing Confluence 17 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.72% 0.034%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.96% 3.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
429 604 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.40% 21.83% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 357 246
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £41.23 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Confluence
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the East of England region.

Confluence Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +20 11 £450 +20.00% 1
Bedfordshire +4 4 £475 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire +11 1 - - 3
Norfolk - 1 £450 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 41 (95.35%) JIRA
2 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) User Stories
4 15 (34.88%) Microservices
5 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
6 13 (30.23%) Atlassian
6 13 (30.23%) C#
6 13 (30.23%) .NET
7 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
7 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (23.26%) SOA
8 10 (23.26%) Middleware
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) MS Visio
9 9 (20.93%) MS Project
10 8 (18.60%) SOAP
10 8 (18.60%) Oracle
10 8 (18.60%) Linux
10 8 (18.60%) JBoss
10 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
10 8 (18.60%) Data Transformation
10 8 (18.60%) REST
10 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
10 8 (18.60%) Retail
11 7 (16.28%) SWOT Analysis
11 7 (16.28%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (16.28%) Business Process Mapping
11 7 (16.28%) Low Latency
11 7 (16.28%) Analytics

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (18.60%) JBoss
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Project
1 9 (20.93%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (95.35%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Bitbucket
2 5 (11.63%) Gradle
2 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.63%) Maven
3 4 (9.30%) NUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.30%) Zephyr
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) FishEye
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (18.60%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Applications Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Designer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Designer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Functional QA Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Designer
9 2 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (23.26%) Middleware
4 8 (18.60%) REST
4 8 (18.60%) SOAP
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.30%) RESTful
7 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) HTML
7 1 (2.33%) jQuery
7 1 (2.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) User Stories
3 15 (34.88%) Microservices
4 14 (32.56%) Scrum
4 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
5 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
6 10 (23.26%) SOA
7 8 (18.60%) Data Transformation
7 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
8 7 (16.28%) Analytics
8 7 (16.28%) Business Process Mapping
8 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.28%) Low Latency
8 7 (16.28%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (16.28%) SWOT Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Business Analytics
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.63%) BDD
10 5 (11.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Atlassian
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.98%) JDA
5 2 (4.65%) hybris
5 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.65%) VocaLink
6 1 (2.33%) Apigee
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Mashery
6 1 (2.33%) Rally
6 1 (2.33%) Sonatype