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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 242 363 440
Rank change year-on-year
+121 +77
Contract jobs citing Confluence 492 270 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% 3.08% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 176 98
Median daily rate £460 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
8742 8769 8446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.65% 17.51% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5938 5593 5144
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 295 338
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +55 267 £500 +25.00% 49
South East +59 81 £425 +6.25% 18
Yorkshire +27 35 £445 +18.53% 5
West Midlands +7 35 £428 +23.91% 4
South West +26 29 £600 +84.61% 3
East of England +20 21 £463 +15.62% 3
North East -60 10 £350 -21.29% 1
North West -9 8 £425 -8.10% 4
East Midlands -2 5 £450 -7.69% 1
Midlands -7 1 £350 -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 928 (93.93%) JIRA
2 684 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 390 (39.47%) Java
4 326 (33.00%) Scrum
5 299 (30.26%) Jenkins
6 290 (29.35%) Git (software)
7 284 (28.74%) Linux
8 261 (26.42%) Atlassian
9 245 (24.80%) SQL
10 239 (24.19%) DevOps
11 220 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
12 183 (18.52%) HTML
13 180 (18.22%) Security Cleared
13 180 (18.22%) Puppet
14 173 (17.51%) Python
15 169 (17.11%) Finance
16 163 (16.50%) CSS
17 160 (16.19%) Subversion
18 158 (15.99%) Spring
19 156 (15.79%) Ruby
20 151 (15.28%) Oracle
21 144 (14.57%) Unix
22 143 (14.47%) Maven
23 138 (13.97%) Open Source
24 137 (13.87%) JavaScript
25 132 (13.36%) SC Cleared
26 129 (13.06%) Windows
27 127 (12.85%) JUnit
28 123 (12.45%) TDD
29 121 (12.25%) Configuration Management

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 60 (6.07%) Tomcat
2 54 (5.47%) Apache
3 46 (4.66%) OpenStack
4 40 (4.05%) IIS
5 27 (2.73%) JBoss
6 26 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (2.53%) SharePoint
8 18 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 16 (1.62%) CMS
9 16 (1.62%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (1.01%) nginx
12 8 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.71%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.61%) SAS
14 6 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.51%) Skype for Business
16 4 (0.40%) MS Project Server
16 4 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 46 (4.66%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 33 (3.34%) MS Project
4 31 (3.14%) HipChat
5 27 (2.73%) MS Office
6 20 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (1.11%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.20%) Gliffy
9 2 (0.20%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.10%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 17 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (0.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 6 (0.61%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.20%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.10%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 86 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (5.16%) GitHub
3 41 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.43%) PaaS
5 22 (2.23%) IaaS
6 16 (1.62%) SaaS
7 13 (1.32%) Google Analytics
8 11 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (0.81%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.81%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.61%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.51%) Yammer
13 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.30%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.30%) Route 53
14 3 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.09%) HTTP
2 32 (3.24%) DNS
3 27 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.63%) Internet
5 23 (2.33%) Firewall
5 23 (2.33%) VPN
6 15 (1.52%) AMQP
6 15 (1.52%) SSH
7 13 (1.32%) OpenVPN
8 11 (1.11%) DMZ
9 9 (0.91%) LDAP
9 9 (0.91%) SSL
10 8 (0.81%) DHCP
10 8 (0.81%) Network Security
11 7 (0.71%) SAN
11 7 (0.71%) SNMP
11 7 (0.71%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.61%) LAN
13 5 (0.51%) Intranet
13 5 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 69 (6.98%) MongoDB
3 68 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 60 (6.07%) MySQL
5 44 (4.45%) Pentaho
6 42 (4.25%) NoSQL
7 35 (3.54%) Big Data
8 30 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.62%) OrientDB
13 15 (1.52%) Neo4j
14 13 (1.32%) Oracle OWB
14 13 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
17 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 928 (93.93%) JIRA
2 299 (30.26%) Jenkins
3 290 (29.35%) Git (software)
4 160 (16.19%) Subversion
5 143 (14.47%) Maven
6 127 (12.85%) JUnit
7 105 (10.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 97 (9.82%) Selenium
9 76 (7.69%) Cucumber
9 76 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
10 64 (6.48%) TeamCity
11 60 (6.07%) Bitbucket
12 49 (4.96%) SonarQube
13 39 (3.95%) Gradle
14 38 (3.85%) Ant
15 37 (3.74%) FishEye
15 37 (3.74%) SoapUI
16 35 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
17 31 (3.14%) WebDriver
18 30 (3.04%) ClearQuest
General
1 169 (17.11%) Finance
2 64 (6.48%) Banking
3 44 (4.45%) Retail
4 35 (3.54%) Marketing
5 29 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.82%) Front Office
7 17 (1.72%) Electronics
7 17 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.52%) Games
9 12 (1.21%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.21%) Publishing
10 11 (1.11%) Back Office
11 9 (0.91%) Legal
12 8 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.81%) Law
13 4 (0.40%) Local Government
13 4 (0.40%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.30%) Advertising
14 3 (0.30%) French Language
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 265 (26.82%) Developer
2 149 (15.08%) Analyst
3 110 (11.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 93 (9.41%) Architect
5 82 (8.30%) Business Analyst
6 81 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 65 (6.58%) Project Manager
8 47 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
9 46 (4.66%) Test Analyst
10 40 (4.05%) Senior Developer
11 37 (3.74%) Lead Developer
12 36 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 36 (3.64%) Scala Developer
13 31 (3.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 31 (3.14%) Tester
14 29 (2.94%) Administrator
15 27 (2.73%) Pentaho Developer
16 26 (2.63%) Support Engineer
17 25 (2.53%) Consultant
18 24 (2.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (18.52%) HTML
2 163 (16.50%) CSS
3 158 (15.99%) Spring
4 119 (12.04%) REST
5 113 (11.44%) XML
6 110 (11.13%) Web Services
7 109 (11.03%) HTML5
8 105 (10.63%) RESTful
9 102 (10.32%) CSS3
10 97 (9.82%) Ajax
11 91 (9.21%) .NET
12 89 (9.01%) JSON
13 69 (6.98%) jQuery
14 65 (6.58%) Django
15 63 (6.38%) Play Framework
16 60 (6.07%) Spring MVC
17 59 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails
18 57 (5.77%) Guice
19 54 (5.47%) Java EE
20 39 (3.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.26%) User Experience
2 48 (4.86%) Wiki
3 45 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (2.83%) Data Integration
6 27 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 26 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 18 (1.82%) Derivative
9 16 (1.62%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
11 12 (1.21%) Equities
11 12 (1.21%) Video on Demand
12 11 (1.11%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.11%) iPad
13 10 (1.01%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.01%) Social Media
13 10 (1.01%) Virtual Team
14 9 (0.91%) NHS
15 8 (0.81%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 284 (28.74%) Linux
2 144 (14.57%) Unix
3 129 (13.06%) Windows
4 73 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (5.26%) CentOS
6 41 (4.15%) Windows Server
7 40 (4.05%) Ubuntu
8 23 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.82%) Android
10 12 (1.21%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.91%) webOS
11 9 (0.91%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.91%) Windows Phone 7
12 8 (0.81%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.71%) Solaris
14 6 (0.61%) AIX
14 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (33.00%) Scrum
3 239 (24.19%) DevOps
4 220 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
5 138 (13.97%) Open Source
6 123 (12.45%) TDD
7 121 (12.25%) Configuration Management
8 99 (10.02%) MVC
8 99 (10.02%) Project Management
9 94 (9.51%) User Stories
10 82 (8.30%) Software Engineering
11 81 (8.20%) Automated Testing
12 79 (8.00%) Waterfall
13 78 (7.89%) BDD
14 72 (7.29%) Kanban
15 69 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
16 68 (6.88%) SDLC
17 65 (6.58%) SOA
18 61 (6.17%) Web Design
19 58 (5.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 390 (39.47%) Java
2 245 (24.80%) SQL
3 173 (17.51%) Python
4 156 (15.79%) Ruby
5 137 (13.87%) JavaScript
6 104 (10.53%) C#
7 87 (8.81%) Scala
8 74 (7.49%) Bash Shell
9 60 (6.07%) Perl
10 54 (5.47%) C
11 51 (5.16%) PL/SQL
12 39 (3.95%) Groovy
13 34 (3.44%) Shell Script
14 33 (3.34%) C++
15 25 (2.53%) PowerShell
16 24 (2.43%) PHP
17 12 (1.21%) VBA
18 9 (0.91%) Go
18 9 (0.91%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.81%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 180 (18.22%) Security Cleared
2 132 (13.36%) SC Cleared
3 57 (5.77%) Degree
4 41 (4.15%) ISEB
5 37 (3.74%) DV Cleared
6 31 (3.14%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.51%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.40%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.30%) CCNA
12 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.30%) IIBA
13 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.20%) PMP
14 1 (0.10%) MCSE
14 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (8.81%) QA
2 8 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (0.81%) Solvency II
2 8 (0.81%) WAI
3 7 (0.71%) SLA
4 6 (0.61%) HL7
5 5 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.10%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (7.49%) Docker
2 41 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (3.14%) Active Directory
4 20 (2.02%) vSphere
5 19 (1.92%) Xen
6 12 (1.21%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.71%) Postfix
7 7 (0.71%) Squid
8 6 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.51%) iptables
9 5 (0.51%) NFS
9 5 (0.51%) Samba
9 5 (0.51%) Varnish
10 4 (0.40%) KVM
10 4 (0.40%) vCloud
10 4 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.30%) XenApp
11 3 (0.30%) XenServer
12 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 180 (18.22%) Puppet
2 55 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (5.36%) Ansible
4 37 (3.74%) Nagios
5 21 (2.13%) logstash
6 19 (1.92%) Kibana
7 18 (1.82%) yum
8 16 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
9 14 (1.42%) Graphite
10 13 (1.32%) Grafana
10 13 (1.32%) ZABBIX
11 10 (1.01%) Bareos
11 10 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (1.01%) Kubernetes
11 10 (1.01%) SCCM
12 9 (0.91%) Terraform
13 6 (0.61%) CloudHub
13 6 (0.61%) DBAmp
13 6 (0.61%) Zenoss
14 5 (0.51%) Graylog
Vendors
1 261 (26.42%) Atlassian
2 151 (15.28%) Oracle
3 100 (10.12%) Red Hat
4 81 (8.20%) Google
5 79 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 56 (5.67%) VMware
7 45 (4.55%) Informatica
8 27 (2.73%) Adobe
8 27 (2.73%) Citrix
8 27 (2.73%) Cloudera
9 25 (2.53%) HP
9 25 (2.53%) hybris
10 23 (2.33%) IBM
10 23 (2.33%) SAP
11 20 (2.02%) Splunk
12 17 (1.72%) BMC
13 16 (1.62%) Rally
14 13 (1.32%) Talend
15 12 (1.21%) WSO2
16 10 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
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