The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 70 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 0.66% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £125 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+260.00% -75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Confluence
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
159 304 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.53% 20.31% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 161 153
Median daily rate £350 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £234 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.94%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (33.33%) WordPress
5 2 (33.33%) Drupal
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (33.33%) Trello
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (33.33%) OpenText
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe
5 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) Local Government
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) JUnit
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Trello
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) git-flow
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) API Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Use Case
6 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) OpenText
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Omniture
2 1 (16.67%) WSO2