The first table below looks at the demand for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 147 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.044% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.29% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
555 414 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.64% 18.33% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 192 264
Average daily rate £370 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 58
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.27% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.38 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Confluence
England

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Log4Net
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Log4Net
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper