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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 114 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing Confluence 15 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.99% 2.78% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
Median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £311 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £528 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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
376 611 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.65% 19.53% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 379 301
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 45
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £42.50 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 9 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £463 -
Cambridgeshire +24 2 £388 - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (95.12%) JIRA
2 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Retail
3 13 (31.71%) Atlassian
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle
3 13 (31.71%) User Stories
4 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
5 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
6 9 (21.95%) QA
6 9 (21.95%) V-Model
6 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
6 9 (21.95%) Zephyr
6 9 (21.95%) SDLC
7 8 (19.51%) Microservices
7 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
8 7 (17.07%) Bitbucket
8 7 (17.07%) DevOps
8 7 (17.07%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) C#
8 7 (17.07%) MS Project
8 7 (17.07%) Scrum
9 6 (14.63%) Linux
9 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.63%) Data Transformation
9 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (12.20%) Business Process Mapping
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (12.20%) JBoss
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Project
2 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (95.12%) JIRA
2 9 (21.95%) Zephyr
3 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) Bitbucket
5 5 (12.20%) Gradle
5 5 (12.20%) Maven
6 4 (9.76%) JMeter
6 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
7 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.44%) Ant
8 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.44%) FishEye
8 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.44%) Selenium
8 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.44%) TestRail
General
1 13 (31.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) QA Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Test Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Functional QA Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware
3 5 (12.20%) REST
3 5 (12.20%) SOAP
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) jQuery
5 1 (2.44%) LAMP
5 1 (2.44%) Lucene
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) React
5 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.20%) Virtual Team
2 3 (7.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) User Stories
3 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
4 10 (24.39%) Business Analysis
5 9 (21.95%) SDLC
5 9 (21.95%) V-Model
6 8 (19.51%) Microservices
7 7 (17.07%) DevOps
7 7 (17.07%) Scrum
8 6 (14.63%) Data Transformation
9 5 (12.20%) Analytics
9 5 (12.20%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) SOA
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.20%) SWOT Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Atlassian
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) JDA
6 2 (4.88%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.88%) VocaLink
7 1 (2.44%) hybris
7 1 (2.44%) Rally
7 1 (2.44%) Sonatype
7 1 (2.44%) Tableau