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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 200 381 442
Rank change year-on-year
+181 +61
Contract jobs citing Confluence 584 251 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.11% 2.68% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 162 103
Median daily rate £463 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £546 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
9554 9367 8565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.39% 18.41% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6445 5920 5357
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 331 302
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +104 317 £500 +25.00% 40
South East +68 89 £450 +16.88% 9
West Midlands +38 58 £460 +15.00%
Yorkshire +44 41 £428 +22.14% 9
South West +24 34 £563 +50.00% 4
East of England +6 17 £450 +12.50% 4
North West +2 13 £475 - 6
North East -42 9 £350 -25.47%
East Midlands +14 5 £450 -14.28% 2
Midlands -2 1 £350 -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 950 (93.69%) JIRA
2 694 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
3 422 (41.62%) Java
4 328 (32.35%) Scrum
5 301 (29.68%) Jenkins
6 300 (29.59%) Git (software)
7 295 (29.09%) Linux
8 277 (27.32%) Atlassian
9 255 (25.15%) DevOps
10 231 (22.78%) SQL
11 212 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
12 206 (20.32%) Security Cleared
13 197 (19.43%) Puppet
14 188 (18.54%) Python
15 176 (17.36%) HTML
16 175 (17.26%) Ruby
17 167 (16.47%) Finance
18 163 (16.07%) SC Cleared
19 161 (15.88%) CSS
19 161 (15.88%) Spring
20 156 (15.38%) Subversion
21 149 (14.69%) Unix
22 144 (14.20%) Oracle
23 143 (14.10%) JavaScript
24 139 (13.71%) Maven
25 136 (13.41%) Windows
26 131 (12.92%) Open Source
27 129 (12.72%) Configuration Management
28 122 (12.03%) JUnit
28 122 (12.03%) 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 62 (6.11%) Tomcat
2 53 (5.23%) OpenStack
3 50 (4.93%) Apache
4 36 (3.55%) IIS
5 35 (3.45%) JBoss
6 27 (2.66%) SharePoint
7 26 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (2.17%) Node.js
9 20 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 18 (1.78%) WebLogic
11 16 (1.58%) CMS
12 9 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.79%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.69%) nginx
14 7 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.59%) SAS
15 6 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.49%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.54%) HipChat
3 42 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 32 (3.16%) MS Project
5 26 (2.56%) MS Office
5 26 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.08%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.20%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.099%) GIMP
9 1 (0.099%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 21 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.59%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (0.59%) Sage CRM
3 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.099%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.099%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.099%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.099%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 100 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (4.54%) GitHub
3 33 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (3.06%) PaaS
5 30 (2.96%) IaaS
6 20 (1.97%) SaaS
7 14 (1.38%) Google Analytics
8 12 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.79%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.79%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.49%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.49%) Yammer
13 4 (0.39%) 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 67 (6.61%) HTTP
2 27 (2.66%) DNS
2 27 (2.66%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.37%) Internet
4 22 (2.17%) Firewall
5 21 (2.07%) VPN
6 18 (1.78%) SSH
7 15 (1.48%) SNMP
8 13 (1.28%) OpenVPN
9 11 (1.08%) DMZ
10 10 (0.99%) AMQP
10 10 (0.99%) SSL
11 8 (0.79%) DHCP
12 7 (0.69%) Intranet
12 7 (0.69%) Network Security
12 7 (0.69%) SAN
13 6 (0.59%) LDAP
13 6 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.49%) LAN
14 5 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.30%) Hadoop
2 68 (6.71%) MongoDB
2 68 (6.71%) Relational Database
3 65 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 58 (5.72%) MySQL
5 50 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 45 (4.44%) Pentaho
7 35 (3.45%) Big Data
8 25 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.68%) OrientDB
12 16 (1.58%) Neo4j
13 15 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.18%) HBase
15 11 (1.08%) Oracle OWB
16 10 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 950 (93.69%) JIRA
2 301 (29.68%) Jenkins
3 300 (29.59%) Git (software)
4 156 (15.38%) Subversion
5 139 (13.71%) Maven
6 122 (12.03%) JUnit
7 114 (11.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 109 (10.75%) Selenium
9 94 (9.27%) Cucumber
10 87 (8.58%) Sonatype Nexus
11 65 (6.41%) SonarQube
12 60 (5.92%) Bitbucket
13 59 (5.82%) TeamCity
14 37 (3.65%) FishEye
14 37 (3.65%) Mocha
15 36 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
16 33 (3.25%) Ant
17 30 (2.96%) ClearQuest
17 30 (2.96%) Gradle
18 29 (2.86%) JMeter
General
1 167 (16.47%) Finance
2 60 (5.92%) Banking
3 35 (3.45%) Marketing
4 33 (3.25%) Retail
4 33 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.07%) Electronics
5 21 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.58%) Games
7 12 (1.18%) Front Office
8 11 (1.08%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.99%) Back Office
10 9 (0.89%) Publishing
11 8 (0.79%) Law
11 8 (0.79%) Legal
12 7 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.39%) Local Government
13 4 (0.39%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.30%) Advertising
14 3 (0.30%) French Language
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 268 (26.43%) Developer
2 149 (14.69%) Analyst
3 119 (11.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 98 (9.66%) Architect
5 88 (8.68%) Java Developer
6 79 (7.79%) Business Analyst
7 60 (5.92%) Project Manager
8 43 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
9 39 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 38 (3.75%) Test Analyst
11 37 (3.65%) Lead Developer
11 37 (3.65%) Scala Developer
12 36 (3.55%) Consultant
12 36 (3.55%) Tester
13 28 (2.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 28 (2.76%) Pentaho Developer
14 27 (2.66%) Administrator
14 27 (2.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 27 (2.66%) Support Engineer
15 23 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (17.36%) HTML
2 161 (15.88%) CSS
2 161 (15.88%) Spring
3 114 (11.24%) REST
4 107 (10.55%) HTML5
4 107 (10.55%) RESTful
5 105 (10.36%) XML
6 102 (10.06%) .NET
7 94 (9.27%) CSS3
8 92 (9.07%) Web Services
9 88 (8.68%) Ajax
10 86 (8.48%) JSON
11 67 (6.61%) Django
12 65 (6.41%) Play Framework
13 64 (6.31%) jQuery
14 58 (5.72%) Spring MVC
15 57 (5.62%) Ruby on Rails
16 56 (5.52%) Guice
17 47 (4.64%) Java EE
18 41 (4.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.33%) User Experience
2 44 (4.34%) Wiki
3 36 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.76%) Data Integration
6 21 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
8 16 (1.58%) Derivative
8 16 (1.58%) PKI
9 15 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.28%) Social Media
11 12 (1.18%) Video on Demand
12 10 (0.99%) iPad
13 9 (0.89%) Equities
14 8 (0.79%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.69%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.69%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.69%) IVR
15 7 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 295 (29.09%) Linux
2 149 (14.69%) Unix
3 136 (13.41%) Windows
4 81 (7.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 64 (6.31%) CentOS
6 45 (4.44%) Ubuntu
7 39 (3.85%) Windows Server
8 24 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.78%) Mac OS X
10 13 (1.28%) Android
10 13 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.89%) Solaris
11 9 (0.89%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.59%) AIX
14 4 (0.39%) webOS
14 4 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
14 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (32.35%) Scrum
3 255 (25.15%) DevOps
4 212 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (12.92%) Open Source
6 129 (12.72%) Configuration Management
7 122 (12.03%) TDD
8 96 (9.47%) Project Management
9 94 (9.27%) User Stories
10 92 (9.07%) MVC
11 85 (8.38%) Automated Testing
11 85 (8.38%) Software Engineering
12 80 (7.89%) BDD
13 72 (7.10%) Waterfall
14 70 (6.90%) Kanban
15 69 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
16 67 (6.61%) SOA
17 65 (6.41%) SDLC
18 64 (6.31%) Microservices
19 60 (5.92%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 422 (41.62%) Java
2 231 (22.78%) SQL
3 188 (18.54%) Python
4 175 (17.26%) Ruby
5 143 (14.10%) JavaScript
6 115 (11.34%) C#
7 90 (8.88%) Scala
8 80 (7.89%) Bash Shell
9 73 (7.20%) Perl
10 60 (5.92%) C
11 54 (5.33%) PL/SQL
12 53 (5.23%) Shell Script
13 37 (3.65%) Groovy
14 33 (3.25%) C++
15 29 (2.86%) PowerShell
16 22 (2.17%) PHP
17 12 (1.18%) VBA
18 9 (0.89%) Go
19 8 (0.79%) Bourne shell
19 8 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 206 (20.32%) Security Cleared
2 163 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 46 (4.54%) Degree
4 45 (4.44%) ISEB
5 36 (3.55%) DV Cleared
6 27 (2.66%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.49%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.39%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.30%) APMP
13 2 (0.20%) IIBA
13 2 (0.20%) PMP
14 1 (0.099%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.099%) MCSA
14 1 (0.099%) MCSE
14 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.099%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.59%) QA
2 11 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.89%) WAI
4 8 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.79%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.59%) HL7
6 4 (0.39%) SLA
6 4 (0.39%) WCAG
7 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.099%) GPG13
8 1 (0.099%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.099%) ISO20022
System Software
1 81 (7.99%) Docker
2 43 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 31 (3.06%) vSphere
5 16 (1.58%) Xen
6 12 (1.18%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.69%) Squid
8 6 (0.59%) Varnish
8 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.39%) KVM
9 4 (0.39%) NFS
9 4 (0.39%) Postfix
9 4 (0.39%) vCloud
10 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.30%) XenApp
11 2 (0.20%) iptables
11 2 (0.20%) LXC
11 2 (0.20%) Samba
12 1 (0.099%) Btrfs
12 1 (0.099%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 197 (19.43%) Puppet
2 61 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (5.62%) Ansible
4 34 (3.35%) Nagios
5 26 (2.56%) yum
6 18 (1.78%) Bareos
7 17 (1.68%) logstash
8 16 (1.58%) Kibana
9 13 (1.28%) Graphite
10 12 (1.18%) Grafana
10 12 (1.18%) Kubernetes
10 12 (1.18%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.99%) SCCM
12 7 (0.69%) Mesos
12 7 (0.69%) Terraform
13 6 (0.59%) CloudHub
13 6 (0.59%) DBAmp
13 6 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.49%) Graylog
15 4 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 277 (27.32%) Atlassian
2 144 (14.20%) Oracle
3 92 (9.07%) Red Hat
4 80 (7.89%) Google
5 78 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 57 (5.62%) VMware
7 46 (4.54%) Informatica
8 33 (3.25%) HP
9 30 (2.96%) Adobe
10 29 (2.86%) SAP
11 27 (2.66%) Cloudera
12 25 (2.47%) hybris
13 22 (2.17%) IBM
14 18 (1.78%) BMC
14 18 (1.78%) Citrix
14 18 (1.78%) Splunk
15 14 (1.38%) Rally
16 12 (1.18%) Sonatype
17 10 (0.99%) WSO2
18 9 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago