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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 125 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 22 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.72% 0.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 1.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
617 383 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.08% 16.17% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 166 249
Average daily rate £391 £340 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.88% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £189 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 41 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £38.55 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
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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
Bedfordshire -2 17 £450 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire -25 1 £425 +6.25%
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
1 18 (75.00%) JIRA
2 16 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (62.50%) VB
3 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 14 (58.33%) C#
5 13 (54.17%) IIS
5 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
5 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
6 10 (41.67%) TeamCity
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
8 7 (29.17%) FinalBuilder
8 7 (29.17%) Puppet
8 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
9 6 (25.00%) MSMQ
9 6 (25.00%) Log4Net
10 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
10 5 (20.83%) Web Services
10 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
11 4 (16.67%) DevOps
12 3 (12.50%) CMDB
12 3 (12.50%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (54.17%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) PBX
1 1 (4.17%) SNMP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) JIRA
2 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (41.67%) TeamCity
4 7 (29.17%) FinalBuilder
5 6 (25.00%) Log4Net
6 3 (12.50%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Configuration Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Author
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Author
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Integration Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
1 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (25.00%) MSMQ
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) FFmpeg
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
1 3 (12.50%) CMDB
1 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) MPEG
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Test Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 15 (62.50%) VB
3 14 (58.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) sed
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Samba
2 1 (4.17%) Xen
2 1 (4.17%) qmail
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (29.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 3 (12.50%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) Tripwire