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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 114 141 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Contract jobs citing Confluence 17 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.032% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% 0.18% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £293
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +45.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
611 561 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.97% 18.04% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 262 193
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 46
Average hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -9.09%

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
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 7 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
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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
Suffolk - 11 £350 -
Bedfordshire +2 3 £450 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Atlassian
4 13 (46.43%) Scrum
5 12 (42.86%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (35.71%) Cyber Security
7 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 8 (28.57%) Kanban
9 7 (25.00%) REST
9 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
10 6 (21.43%) MySQL
10 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 6 (21.43%) TDD
10 6 (21.43%) DevOps
11 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
11 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
11 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.86%) Couchbase
11 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
11 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
11 5 (17.86%) Project Management
11 5 (17.86%) Python
12 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) Couchbase
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.71%) Selenium
4 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.71%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) StyleCop
5 2 (7.14%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.57%) TestLink
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Hudson
6 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
6 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Installation Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) REST
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) Spring
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) WSDL
4 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) ODBC
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) CMDB
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) HPUX
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (35.71%) Cyber Security
4 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 8 (28.57%) Kanban
5 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
7 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
7 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (10.71%) BDD
9 3 (10.71%) SOA
10 2 (7.14%) OOP
10 2 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) Scala
3 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) Korn
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.57%) WSO2
3 1 (3.57%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat