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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / East of England
Rank 93 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs citing Confluence 30 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 1.14% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.04% 7.54% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 9
Median daily rate £523 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £355 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £535 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +288.88%

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
373 358 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 15.17% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 173 273
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £190 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £515 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 32
Median hourly rate £24.75 £41.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.36% +107.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.45 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £58.05 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Essex +3 16 £523 +19.42%
Hertfordshire +7 11 £840 +49.00% 3
Bedfordshire -10 1 £450 +24.13% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £425 - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 60 (100.00%) JIRA
2 54 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (76.67%) Scrum
4 38 (63.33%) BDD
5 35 (58.33%) Kanban
6 31 (51.67%) TDD
7 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 28 (46.67%) DevOps
9 25 (41.67%) Java
10 24 (40.00%) JIRA Agile
11 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
12 21 (35.00%) SOA
13 20 (33.33%) Spring
13 20 (33.33%) Atlassian
13 20 (33.33%) User Stories
14 18 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (30.00%) Selenium
15 17 (28.33%) Open Source
15 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (28.33%) Software Delivery
15 17 (28.33%) Virtual Team
16 16 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
16 16 (26.67%) Process Management
17 15 (25.00%) Maven
17 15 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (21.67%) SoapUI
18 13 (21.67%) Project Planning
19 12 (20.00%) JBehave
19 12 (20.00%) WebDriver

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 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.67%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (100.00%) JIRA
2 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 24 (40.00%) JIRA Agile
4 22 (36.67%) Jenkins
5 18 (30.00%) Selenium
6 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 15 (25.00%) Maven
8 13 (21.67%) SoapUI
9 12 (20.00%) JBehave
9 12 (20.00%) JUnit
9 12 (20.00%) WebDriver
10 9 (15.00%) TeamCity
11 8 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (13.33%) JMeter
12 7 (11.67%) FitNesse
12 7 (11.67%) NUnit
13 6 (10.00%) Bitbucket
13 6 (10.00%) Robot Framework
14 5 (8.33%) Mockito
14 5 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Scrum Master
2 9 (15.00%) Automation Tester
2 9 (15.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Tester
3 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
5 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Portfolio Test Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Release Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) Spring
2 12 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 12 (20.00%) RESTful
3 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 4 (6.67%) Dropwizard
6 3 (5.00%) EclipseLink
6 3 (5.00%) EJB
6 3 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (5.00%) JMS
6 3 (5.00%) JPA
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle ADF
6 3 (5.00%) REST
6 3 (5.00%) SOAP
6 3 (5.00%) Web Services
6 3 (5.00%) XML
6 3 (5.00%) XSD
6 3 (5.00%) XSLT
7 2 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Virtual Team
2 16 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.67%) EPoS
3 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) CentOS
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (76.67%) Scrum
3 38 (63.33%) BDD
4 35 (58.33%) Kanban
5 31 (51.67%) TDD
6 28 (46.67%) DevOps
7 21 (35.00%) SOA
8 20 (33.33%) User Stories
9 18 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (28.33%) Open Source
10 17 (28.33%) Software Delivery
11 16 (26.67%) Process Management
12 15 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (21.67%) Project Planning
14 12 (20.00%) ATDD
14 12 (20.00%) Automation Testing
15 11 (18.33%) Non-Functional Testing
16 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (15.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.00%) C
3 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SDET
2 3 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (3.33%) Pingdom
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Sonatype
3 3 (5.00%) WSO2
4 2 (3.33%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.33%) PagerDuty
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
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