The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 170 324 439
Rank change year-on-year
+154 +115
Contract jobs citing Confluence 758 361 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.53% 0.68% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.08% 3.76% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 206 125
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Confluence
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9383 9589 9055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.90% 18.15% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6167 6191 5519
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 283 370
Median hourly rate £23.68 £21.85 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% +18.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in England

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in England

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in England

Confluence
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the England region.

Confluence Hourly Rate Trend in England

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +98 477 £500 +17.64% 38
South East +60 65 £400 +5.26% 5
West Midlands +28 64 £430 -4.44% 2
Yorkshire +29 52 £450 -5.26% 4
East of England +24 32 £325 -30.10% 6
East Midlands +3 19 £415 +27.69% 2
North East -22 19 £438 -7.78% 1
South West +18 16 £463 -22.91% 6
North West +18 14 £375 -15.25% 4
Midlands -5 1 - -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 1198 (96.46%) JIRA
2 913 (73.51%) Agile Software Development
3 531 (42.75%) Jenkins
4 473 (38.08%) Git (software)
5 440 (35.43%) Linux
6 439 (35.35%) Java
7 437 (35.19%) Scrum
8 416 (33.49%) Atlassian
9 396 (31.88%) DevOps
10 316 (25.44%) Puppet
11 314 (25.28%) Continuous Integration
12 272 (21.90%) HTML
13 260 (20.93%) Security Cleared
14 250 (20.13%) Ruby
15 249 (20.05%) Maven
16 248 (19.97%) Oracle
17 232 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
18 227 (18.28%) JavaScript
19 221 (17.79%) JUnit
19 221 (17.79%) Docker
20 209 (16.83%) SC Cleared
21 207 (16.67%) CSS
22 205 (16.51%) Configuration Management
22 205 (16.51%) Open Source
23 204 (16.43%) Finance
24 201 (16.18%) Python
25 197 (15.86%) SQL
26 192 (15.46%) Spring
27 191 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
28 176 (14.17%) TDD

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 164 (13.20%) Apache
2 116 (9.34%) Elasticsearch
3 69 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 50 (4.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 47 (3.78%) OpenStack
6 41 (3.30%) IIS
7 29 (2.33%) CMS
8 27 (2.17%) SharePoint
9 26 (2.09%) WebSphere
10 25 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 24 (1.93%) JBoss
12 23 (1.85%) nginx
13 22 (1.77%) Apache Spark
14 18 (1.45%) WebLogic
14 18 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (0.64%) Drupal
17 7 (0.56%) Apache Solr
18 6 (0.48%) GlassFish
18 6 (0.48%) Mule
Applications
1 113 (9.10%) HipChat
2 38 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 26 (2.09%) MS Office
5 23 (1.85%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.21%) MS Project
7 12 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.16%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.081%) GIMP
9 1 (0.081%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.081%) Mingle
9 1 (0.081%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.24%) SAP PSCD
5 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.081%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.081%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 232 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (8.53%) GitHub
3 75 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (2.58%) PaaS
5 27 (2.17%) IaaS
6 26 (2.09%) OpenShift
7 22 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (1.53%) CloudBees
9 16 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.21%) Amazon S3
10 15 (1.21%) Route 53
10 15 (1.21%) SaaS
11 12 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (0.97%) Slack
12 11 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (0.72%) Google Apps
14 8 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.40%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 121 (9.74%) DNS
2 112 (9.02%) OpenVPN
3 103 (8.29%) SSH
4 96 (7.73%) OpenLDAP
5 58 (4.67%) HTTP
6 34 (2.74%) LDAP
7 33 (2.66%) Firewall
7 33 (2.66%) Internet
8 25 (2.01%) TCP/IP
9 20 (1.61%) SSL
10 17 (1.37%) VPN
11 16 (1.29%) AMQP
12 14 (1.13%) Network Security
13 11 (0.89%) SNMP
14 9 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
15 8 (0.64%) IPsec
16 7 (0.56%) Intranet
17 6 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 6 (0.48%) iSCSI
17 6 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (13.77%) PostgreSQL
2 139 (11.19%) Hadoop
3 108 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 83 (6.68%) MySQL
5 72 (5.80%) SQL Server
6 69 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 64 (5.15%) Relational Database
8 42 (3.38%) Oracle Database
9 30 (2.42%) Big Data
10 24 (1.93%) HBase
11 19 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
11 19 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.97%) Data Mining
13 12 (0.97%) Neo4j
14 11 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.89%) OrientDB
15 10 (0.81%) Oracle OWB
15 10 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1198 (96.46%) JIRA
2 531 (42.75%) Jenkins
3 473 (38.08%) Git (software)
4 249 (20.05%) Maven
5 221 (17.79%) JUnit
6 191 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 162 (13.04%) Subversion
8 155 (12.48%) Bitbucket
9 152 (12.24%) SonarQube
10 141 (11.35%) JIRA Agile
11 138 (11.11%) Ant
12 136 (10.95%) Cucumber
13 133 (10.71%) Selenium
14 100 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 97 (7.81%) Liquibase
16 69 (5.56%) SoapUI
17 67 (5.39%) WebDriver
18 63 (5.07%) TeamCity
19 49 (3.95%) FishEye
20 42 (3.38%) Gradle
General
1 204 (16.43%) Finance
2 89 (7.17%) Banking
3 77 (6.20%) Retail
4 30 (2.42%) Publishing
5 24 (1.93%) Investment Banking
6 23 (1.85%) Marketing
7 18 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.37%) Front Office
9 10 (0.81%) Back Office
9 10 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.81%) Games
10 9 (0.72%) Electronics
10 9 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.64%) Law
11 8 (0.64%) Legal
12 4 (0.32%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.24%) Advertising
13 3 (0.24%) French Language
13 3 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 299 (24.07%) Developer
2 198 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 157 (12.64%) Analyst
4 112 (9.02%) Architect
5 91 (7.33%) Java Developer
6 82 (6.60%) Business Analyst
7 77 (6.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 73 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 60 (4.83%) Test Analyst
10 57 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
11 52 (4.19%) Administrator
12 47 (3.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 44 (3.54%) Senior DevOps
13 44 (3.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 42 (3.38%) Tester
15 40 (3.22%) Consultant
16 35 (2.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 33 (2.66%) Senior Developer
18 32 (2.58%) Java Architect
18 32 (2.58%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (21.90%) HTML
2 207 (16.67%) CSS
3 192 (15.46%) Spring
4 161 (12.96%) REST
5 149 (12.00%) HTML5
6 146 (11.76%) RESTful
7 136 (10.95%) Web Services
8 134 (10.79%) CSS3
9 129 (10.39%) XML
10 126 (10.14%) JSON
11 115 (9.26%) AngularJS
12 106 (8.53%) ELK Stack
13 96 (7.73%) MCollective
14 95 (7.65%) Software Packaging
15 85 (6.84%) Ajax
16 82 (6.60%) Node.js
17 77 (6.20%) .NET
18 68 (5.48%) Django
18 68 (5.48%) jQuery
19 67 (5.39%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.88%) User Experience
2 59 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 46 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.14%) Wiki
6 38 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (1.21%) Derivative
7 15 (1.21%) Social Media
8 13 (1.05%) Virtual Team
9 12 (0.97%) Equities
9 12 (0.97%) Video on Demand
9 12 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 11 (0.89%) Blackberry
10 11 (0.89%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.89%) Fintech
10 11 (0.89%) Fixed Income
10 11 (0.89%) NHS
11 10 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
11 10 (0.81%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 440 (35.43%) Linux
2 150 (12.08%) CentOS
3 139 (11.19%) Windows
4 107 (8.62%) Unix
5 82 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (3.86%) Ubuntu
7 36 (2.90%) Windows Server
8 20 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.53%) Android
10 15 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.81%) AIX
11 10 (0.81%) webOS
11 10 (0.81%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.81%) Windows Phone 7
12 9 (0.72%) Solaris
13 8 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.40%) Debian
15 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 913 (73.51%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (35.19%) Scrum
3 396 (31.88%) DevOps
4 314 (25.28%) Continuous Integration
5 205 (16.51%) Configuration Management
5 205 (16.51%) Open Source
6 176 (14.17%) TDD
7 169 (13.61%) BDD
8 156 (12.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 134 (10.79%) Kanban
10 122 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 117 (9.42%) Workflow
12 115 (9.26%) User Stories
13 113 (9.10%) Software Engineering
14 104 (8.37%) Coaching
15 102 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
16 101 (8.13%) Service Management
17 100 (8.05%) Front End Development
18 96 (7.73%) Automated Testing
18 96 (7.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 439 (35.35%) Java
2 250 (20.13%) Ruby
3 227 (18.28%) JavaScript
4 201 (16.18%) Python
5 197 (15.86%) SQL
6 117 (9.42%) Shell Script
7 102 (8.21%) Scala
8 100 (8.05%) C#
9 83 (6.68%) Groovy
10 70 (5.64%) PHP
11 69 (5.56%) Bash Shell
12 60 (4.83%) Perl
13 42 (3.38%) C
14 37 (2.98%) PL/SQL
15 28 (2.25%) PowerShell
16 27 (2.17%) C++
17 13 (1.05%) Clojure
17 13 (1.05%) Go
18 8 (0.64%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 260 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 209 (16.83%) SC Cleared
3 62 (4.99%) Degree
4 53 (4.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 49 (3.95%) DV Cleared
6 48 (3.86%) CTC Cleared
7 40 (3.22%) ISEB
8 26 (2.09%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.97%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.32%) ACCA
10 4 (0.32%) CCNA
10 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.32%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.24%) IIBA
11 3 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.16%) PMP
13 1 (0.081%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (9.74%) QA
2 22 (1.77%) WAI
3 14 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.89%) SDET
5 9 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.48%) GCP
7 6 (0.48%) HL7
8 5 (0.40%) SLA
9 3 (0.24%) WCAG
10 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.081%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.081%) ISO20022
System Software
1 221 (17.79%) Docker
2 103 (8.29%) Squid
3 102 (8.21%) Postfix
4 97 (7.81%) vCloud
5 53 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (2.33%) Active Directory
7 22 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (1.69%) Xen
9 12 (0.97%) KVM
9 12 (0.97%) NFS
10 11 (0.89%) Hyper-V
11 8 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.64%) vSphere
12 7 (0.56%) iptables
13 6 (0.48%) Samba
14 5 (0.40%) XenServer
15 4 (0.32%) HDFS
16 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
17 2 (0.16%) RACF
18 1 (0.081%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 316 (25.44%) Puppet
2 162 (13.04%) Ansible
3 130 (10.47%) Terraform
4 121 (9.74%) Kubernetes
5 112 (9.02%) logstash
6 109 (8.78%) ZABBIX
7 106 (8.53%) Kibana
7 106 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
8 96 (7.73%) Rancher
9 37 (2.98%) Nagios
10 16 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
10 16 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (1.05%) yum
12 12 (0.97%) Grafana
12 12 (0.97%) Graphite
13 10 (0.81%) Consul
13 10 (0.81%) Graylog
13 10 (0.81%) Packer
14 9 (0.72%) Ambari
15 8 (0.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 416 (33.49%) Atlassian
2 248 (19.97%) Oracle
3 162 (13.04%) VMware
4 112 (9.02%) Sonatype
5 89 (7.17%) Red Hat
6 65 (5.23%) Microsoft
7 64 (5.15%) Google
8 33 (2.66%) Adobe
9 32 (2.58%) IBM
10 27 (2.17%) Citrix
11 25 (2.01%) Splunk
12 21 (1.69%) Zend
13 20 (1.61%) Talend
14 19 (1.53%) HP
14 19 (1.53%) Rally
15 18 (1.45%) Hortonworks
16 17 (1.37%) AppDynamics
16 17 (1.37%) hybris
16 17 (1.37%) SAP
17 15 (1.21%) MuleSoft
West Sussex
Networkers
Rate: £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Up to £290 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: TO £600 DAY, long term programme
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £600 day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £475 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £485 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Generous Daily Rate - Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £530 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Rate: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 25 days ago