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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / East of England
Rank 103 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Confluence 17 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.91% 4.88% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 8
Median daily rate £520 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £355 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £908 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £108.13 -

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
346 369 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.18% 16.02% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 201 288
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Hertfordshire - 10 £840 -
Essex -3 6 £520 +10.63% 1
Suffolk - 1 £425 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 52 (100.00%) JIRA
2 46 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (65.38%) Scrum
4 28 (53.85%) BDD
5 26 (50.00%) Kanban
6 25 (48.08%) Git (software)
7 21 (40.38%) TDD
7 21 (40.38%) Java
8 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
9 18 (34.62%) DevOps
9 18 (34.62%) Atlassian
10 16 (30.77%) Selenium
10 16 (30.77%) Spring
10 16 (30.77%) JIRA Agile
10 16 (30.77%) User Stories
11 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
12 14 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (25.00%) Open Source
13 13 (25.00%) SOA
14 12 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (21.15%) JBehave
15 11 (21.15%) WebDriver
15 11 (21.15%) RESTful
15 11 (21.15%) Maven
15 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
15 11 (21.15%) JUnit
15 11 (21.15%) Automation Testing
15 11 (21.15%) Gherkin
15 11 (21.15%) ATDD

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 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) OpenCart
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (100.00%) JIRA
2 25 (48.08%) Git (software)
3 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 16 (30.77%) JIRA Agile
4 16 (30.77%) Selenium
5 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
6 11 (21.15%) JBehave
6 11 (21.15%) JUnit
6 11 (21.15%) Maven
6 11 (21.15%) SoapUI
6 11 (21.15%) WebDriver
7 8 (15.38%) TeamCity
8 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (13.46%) JMeter
8 7 (13.46%) NUnit
9 6 (11.54%) FitNesse
10 5 (9.62%) Robot Framework
11 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
11 4 (7.69%) Moq
11 4 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Scrum Master
3 9 (17.31%) Automation Tester
3 9 (17.31%) Tester
4 7 (13.46%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Portfolio Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Portfolio Test Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Scrum Master
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Tester
8 3 (5.77%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (5.77%) Release Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (5.77%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) Spring
2 11 (21.15%) Gherkin
2 11 (21.15%) RESTful
3 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.62%) Spring Boot
4 4 (7.69%) Dropwizard
4 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.92%) Chai
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.92%) CSS3
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) Material Design
5 1 (1.92%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) Sass
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) EPoS
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
3 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (65.38%) Scrum
3 28 (53.85%) BDD
4 26 (50.00%) Kanban
5 21 (40.38%) TDD
6 18 (34.62%) DevOps
7 16 (30.77%) User Stories
8 14 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (25.00%) Open Source
9 13 (25.00%) SOA
10 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (21.15%) ATDD
11 11 (21.15%) Automation Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Process Management
12 10 (19.23%) Software Delivery
13 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Manual Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.85%) Perl
3 2 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) Scala
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
1 4 (7.69%) SDET
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Ansible
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Atlassian
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Sonatype
3 3 (5.77%) WSO2
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) hybris
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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