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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.58% 1.75% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £150 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £108.13 -

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
131 343 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.07% 24.61% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 195 121
Median daily rate £350 £385 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £19.02 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 22 January 2017, 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%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Core Data
4 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (33.33%) UIKit
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

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%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
5 1 (16.67%) git-flow
5 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (33.33%) Core Data
2 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 2 (33.33%) UIKit
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ELK Stack
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (16.67%) WSO2