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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
UK / England
Rank 185 282 439
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +157
Contract jobs citing Confluence 567 357 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.37% 0.78% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.92% 4.66% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 254 98
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7163 7664 7944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.28% 16.78% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4609 4860 5070
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 224 286
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +72 327 £488 +8.33% 52
South East +62 70 £481 +50.39% 10
Yorkshire +17 44 £495 +12.11% 7
North East 0 29 £340 -18.07% 1
South West +17 24 £423 +25.18% 8
East of England +4 17 £520 +15.55% 4
West Midlands -10 17 £450 -2.17% 1
North West +8 14 £425 +110.13% 6
East Midlands +13 8 £388 -35.41%
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 1327 (97.43%) JIRA
2 966 (70.93%) Agile Software Development
3 546 (40.09%) Jenkins
4 538 (39.50%) Git (software)
5 522 (38.33%) Java
6 519 (38.11%) Scrum
7 444 (32.60%) Atlassian
8 422 (30.98%) Linux
9 411 (30.18%) DevOps
10 353 (25.92%) Continuous Integration
11 294 (21.59%) Puppet
12 291 (21.37%) JavaScript
13 275 (20.19%) HTML
14 263 (19.31%) Docker
15 254 (18.65%) TDD
16 252 (18.50%) Oracle
17 251 (18.43%) Security Cleared
18 236 (17.33%) BDD
19 235 (17.25%) Amazon AWS
19 235 (17.25%) Python
20 225 (16.52%) Configuration Management
20 225 (16.52%) Spring
21 222 (16.30%) Ruby
22 221 (16.23%) Open Source
23 209 (15.35%) Continuous Delivery
24 207 (15.20%) CSS
25 204 (14.98%) Selenium
26 203 (14.90%) Finance
26 203 (14.90%) Ansible
27 202 (14.83%) JUnit

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
1 138 (10.13%) Apache
2 114 (8.37%) Elasticsearch
3 75 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 59 (4.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 52 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 49 (3.60%) WebSphere
7 43 (3.16%) OpenStack
8 40 (2.94%) nginx
9 28 (2.06%) Apache Spark
10 27 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (1.69%) IIS
12 22 (1.62%) CMS
12 22 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 17 (1.25%) JBoss
14 14 (1.03%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.81%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.73%) Drupal
17 9 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 9 (0.66%) Mule
18 7 (0.51%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 108 (7.93%) HipChat
2 37 (2.72%) MS Excel
3 31 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.98%) MS Office
5 25 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (1.76%) MS Project
7 13 (0.95%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.59%) Pixelmator
9 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.29%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.073%) Mingle
12 1 (0.073%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.37%) SAP PSCD
4 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.073%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.073%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.073%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 235 (17.25%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (9.99%) GitHub
3 76 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (3.60%) PaaS
5 41 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 41 (3.01%) IaaS
6 34 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (2.35%) Amazon S3
7 32 (2.35%) OpenShift
8 27 (1.98%) CloudBees
8 27 (1.98%) Slack
9 24 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
11 16 (1.17%) Route 53
12 12 (0.88%) SaaS
13 11 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (7.05%) DNS
2 90 (6.61%) OpenVPN
3 85 (6.24%) OpenLDAP
4 84 (6.17%) SSH
5 46 (3.38%) HTTP
6 42 (3.08%) LDAP
7 39 (2.86%) VPN
8 27 (1.98%) Reverse Proxy
9 25 (1.84%) Firewall
10 24 (1.76%) Internet
11 22 (1.62%) TCP/IP
12 21 (1.54%) IPsec
13 19 (1.40%) SSL
14 13 (0.95%) AMQP
15 11 (0.81%) Intranet
16 8 (0.59%) Kerberos
16 8 (0.59%) SNMP
16 8 (0.59%) Wireshark
17 7 (0.51%) VoIP
18 6 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (14.61%) PostgreSQL
2 146 (10.72%) Hadoop
3 123 (9.03%) MongoDB
4 98 (7.20%) Relational Database
5 85 (6.24%) SQL Server
6 84 (6.17%) Oracle Database
7 82 (6.02%) NoSQL
8 78 (5.73%) MySQL
9 63 (4.63%) Big Data
10 40 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 36 (2.64%) HBase
12 31 (2.28%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 20 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
17 11 (0.81%) Apache Hive
17 11 (0.81%) Neo4j
17 11 (0.81%) RDBMS
18 9 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1327 (97.43%) JIRA
2 546 (40.09%) Jenkins
3 538 (39.50%) Git (software)
4 204 (14.98%) Selenium
5 202 (14.83%) JUnit
6 199 (14.61%) Sonatype Nexus
7 191 (14.02%) Cucumber
8 187 (13.73%) Maven
9 163 (11.97%) Bitbucket
10 156 (11.45%) SonarQube
11 131 (9.62%) JIRA Agile
12 124 (9.10%) Ant
12 124 (9.10%) Subversion
13 112 (8.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 94 (6.90%) Liquibase
15 77 (5.65%) TeamCity
16 71 (5.21%) SoapUI
17 61 (4.48%) WebDriver
18 55 (4.04%) Vagrant
19 44 (3.23%) IntelliJ
General
1 203 (14.90%) Finance
2 133 (9.77%) Banking
3 68 (4.99%) Retail
4 42 (3.08%) Publishing
5 21 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 20 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 20 (1.47%) Legal
7 16 (1.17%) Front Office
8 11 (0.81%) Back Office
9 10 (0.73%) Games
9 10 (0.73%) Marketing
10 6 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.37%) Electronics
11 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.29%) Advertising
12 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.15%) Billing
13 2 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 351 (25.77%) Developer
2 218 (16.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 142 (10.43%) Analyst
4 111 (8.15%) Java Developer
5 79 (5.80%) Architect
6 78 (5.73%) Business Analyst
7 72 (5.29%) Project Manager
8 69 (5.07%) Consultant
9 66 (4.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 62 (4.55%) Tester
11 56 (4.11%) Administrator
12 46 (3.38%) Software Engineer
13 43 (3.16%) Scrum Master
14 39 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
14 39 (2.86%) Senior Developer
15 38 (2.79%) Automation Tester
16 37 (2.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 37 (2.72%) Test Analyst
17 34 (2.50%) Senior DevOps
18 32 (2.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (20.19%) HTML
2 225 (16.52%) Spring
3 207 (15.20%) CSS
4 189 (13.88%) RESTful
5 179 (13.14%) HTML5
6 177 (13.00%) REST
7 160 (11.75%) JSON
8 156 (11.45%) AngularJS
9 146 (10.72%) CSS3
10 137 (10.06%) XML
11 120 (8.81%) Node.js
12 119 (8.74%) Web Services
13 105 (7.71%) ELK Stack
14 101 (7.42%) Software Packaging
15 94 (6.90%) SOAP
16 84 (6.17%) .NET
16 84 (6.17%) MCollective
17 64 (4.70%) Django
18 63 (4.63%) Gherkin
19 62 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.09%) User Experience
2 77 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 48 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.42%) Virtual Team
6 32 (2.35%) iPad
7 29 (2.13%) Wiki
8 26 (1.91%) Social Media
9 21 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.17%) PKI
11 14 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (0.88%) Visualisation
14 11 (0.81%) Fintech
14 11 (0.81%) Mathematics
15 10 (0.73%) Informatics
15 10 (0.73%) Tandem
16 9 (0.66%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 422 (30.98%) Linux
2 140 (10.28%) Unix
3 130 (9.54%) CentOS
4 123 (9.03%) Windows
5 84 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.98%) Windows Server
8 21 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 17 (1.25%) VyOS
10 15 (1.10%) AIX
11 13 (0.95%) RancherOS
12 11 (0.81%) Android
13 7 (0.51%) Amazon Linux
13 7 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.29%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.29%) Solaris
15 3 (0.22%) Debian
16 1 (0.073%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (70.93%) Agile Software Development
2 519 (38.11%) Scrum
3 411 (30.18%) DevOps
4 353 (25.92%) Continuous Integration
5 254 (18.65%) TDD
6 236 (17.33%) BDD
7 225 (16.52%) Configuration Management
8 221 (16.23%) Open Source
9 209 (15.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 180 (13.22%) Kanban
11 150 (11.01%) Software Engineering
12 146 (10.72%) Microservices
13 136 (9.99%) User Stories
14 132 (9.69%) Workflow
15 125 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 114 (8.37%) Automated Testing
17 104 (7.64%) Service Management
18 100 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
19 98 (7.20%) Coaching
20 97 (7.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 522 (38.33%) Java
2 291 (21.37%) JavaScript
3 235 (17.25%) Python
4 222 (16.30%) Ruby
5 198 (14.54%) SQL
6 125 (9.18%) Shell Script
7 103 (7.56%) C#
8 102 (7.49%) Scala
9 76 (5.58%) Bash Shell
9 76 (5.58%) Groovy
10 65 (4.77%) Perl
11 52 (3.82%) PHP
12 51 (3.74%) PowerShell
13 43 (3.16%) C
14 41 (3.01%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.98%) C++
16 17 (1.25%) Objective-C
16 17 (1.25%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.03%) Clojure
18 10 (0.73%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 251 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 192 (14.10%) SC Cleared
3 78 (5.73%) DV Cleared
4 77 (5.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 58 (4.26%) Degree
6 37 (2.72%) CTC Cleared
7 34 (2.50%) ISEB
8 21 (1.54%) BC Cleared
9 17 (1.25%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.66%) AWS Certification
10 9 (0.66%) IIBA
11 6 (0.44%) CISA
11 6 (0.44%) CISSP
12 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.22%) CBAP
13 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.15%) CESG Certified Professional
14 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (9.18%) QA
2 16 (1.17%) SDET
3 10 (0.73%) WAI
4 9 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.37%) Basel III
6 5 (0.37%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.29%) WCAG
8 1 (0.073%) GCP
8 1 (0.073%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 263 (19.31%) Docker
2 88 (6.46%) vCloud
3 84 (6.17%) Postfix
3 84 (6.17%) Squid
4 37 (2.72%) Active Directory
5 20 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.81%) LXC
6 11 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.73%) Corosync
8 7 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.44%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.37%) HDFS
11 4 (0.29%) KVM
11 4 (0.29%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.29%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.22%) NFS
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.15%) vSphere
13 2 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 294 (21.59%) Puppet
2 203 (14.90%) Ansible
3 131 (9.62%) Terraform
4 111 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
5 102 (7.49%) ZABBIX
6 101 (7.42%) Kubernetes
7 100 (7.34%) Kibana
8 98 (7.20%) logstash
9 84 (6.17%) Rancher
10 32 (2.35%) Consul
10 32 (2.35%) Packer
11 22 (1.62%) Nagios
12 14 (1.03%) HAProxy
13 11 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.73%) Data Guard
14 10 (0.73%) Pacemaker
15 9 (0.66%) OSSEC
15 9 (0.66%) Salt
16 8 (0.59%) Pingdom
17 7 (0.51%) Icinga
Vendors
1 444 (32.60%) Atlassian
2 252 (18.50%) Oracle
3 116 (8.52%) VMware
4 96 (7.05%) Sonatype
5 78 (5.73%) Red Hat
6 47 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 46 (3.38%) IBM
8 45 (3.30%) Google
9 44 (3.23%) Splunk
10 33 (2.42%) AppDynamics
11 32 (2.35%) Sybase
12 23 (1.69%) MuleSoft
13 21 (1.54%) Hortonworks
14 20 (1.47%) HP
15 18 (1.32%) Adobe
15 18 (1.32%) New Relic
15 18 (1.32%) SAP
16 17 (1.25%) Vyatta
17 16 (1.17%) ServiceNow
18 14 (1.03%) Zend
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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City, London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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South Yorkshire
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Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
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London
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