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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 132 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.041% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.61% 0.24% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £325 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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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
558 410 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.65% 16.91% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 229 250
Average daily rate £375 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hertfordshire - 4 £575 -
Cambridgeshire -10 1 - - 2
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (80.65%) JIRA
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) Windows
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) C#
3 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
4 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
4 14 (45.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (45.16%) VB
4 14 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (38.71%) IIS
5 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (32.26%) TeamCity
8 8 (25.81%) DevOps
9 7 (22.58%) Puppet
9 7 (22.58%) FinalBuilder
9 7 (22.58%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (19.35%) Atlassian
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Log4Net
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 5 (16.13%) MSMQ

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (38.71%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) PBX
1 1 (3.23%) SNMP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
1 4 (12.90%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) JIRA
2 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 14 (45.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (32.26%) TeamCity
4 7 (22.58%) FinalBuilder
5 5 (16.13%) Log4Net
6 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.45%) StyleCop
7 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
7 2 (6.45%) JUnit
7 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.45%) Fiddler
7 2 (6.45%) Selenium
8 1 (3.23%) NUnit
8 1 (3.23%) Maven
8 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Configuration Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Integration Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Author
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Author
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Integration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Release Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) MSMQ
3 5 (16.13%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.23%) JMS
6 1 (3.23%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (3.23%) WSDL
6 1 (3.23%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
1 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) EPoS
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.23%) MPEG
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.81%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) SOA
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) BDD
8 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) Test Management
8 2 (6.45%) Kanban
8 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C#
1 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
2 14 (45.16%) VB
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) AWK
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) sed
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) qmail
2 1 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (22.58%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) SCOM
4 2 (6.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.23%) Bacula
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) Fujitsu
2 3 (9.68%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) Tripwire
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
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