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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 84 87 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.21% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 1.30% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £450 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
277 231 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.83% 15.90% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 110 172
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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 1 July 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Servlets
4 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
5 6 (46.15%) JSP
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Java EE
6 5 (38.46%) Maven
6 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (38.46%) Subversion
6 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) JUnit
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (38.46%) DevOps
7 4 (30.77%) Docker
7 4 (30.77%) HTTP
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) NetBeans

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 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 3 (23.08%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) nginx
4 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Drupal
5 1 (7.69%) WildFly
5 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Trello
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) IPsec
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (30.77%) Mockito
3 4 (30.77%) NetBeans
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
4 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) Grunt
4 2 (15.38%) Hudson
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Java Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Servlets
2 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) Java EE
4 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Spring Security
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) JSF
5 3 (23.08%) JSTL
5 3 (23.08%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (23.08%) STL
6 2 (15.38%) JDBC
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) STB
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) API Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Content Management
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) VirtualBox
2 2 (15.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) CA Wily
2 2 (15.38%) logstash
2 2 (15.38%) rkt
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) Omniture
5 1 (7.69%) OpenText
5 1 (7.69%) Sitecore