The first table below looks at the demand for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £260 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
179 177 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.00% 17.18% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 73 54
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £431 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.75 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.30% +12.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Confluence across the Edinburgh region.

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Confluence
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) Maven
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) NetBeans
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Hudson
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) Cobertura
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) JUnit
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
5 1 (8.33%) OCPJP
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Maven
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) NetBeans
2 6 (50.00%) Hudson
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) Cobertura
3 5 (41.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Build Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) UML
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) OCPJP
1 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Sun