The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 372 431 453
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +22
Contract jobs citing Confluence 190 125 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 1.52% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 83 34
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
8499 8203 7524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.15% 17.71% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5291 4896 4318
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 305 386
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.64%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 115 £425 +13.33% 22
South East +4 32 £375 +78.57% 9
North West - 10 £500 - 2
East of England +20 9 £513 +57.69% 2
South West +1 9 £425 - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence.

1 341 (91.42%) JIRA
2 237 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (57.10%) Java
4 135 (36.19%) Linux
4 135 (36.19%) Jenkins
5 122 (32.71%) Scrum
6 113 (30.29%) Continuous Integration
7 108 (28.95%) Puppet
8 104 (27.88%) DevOps
9 99 (26.54%) Git (software)
10 93 (24.93%) Subversion
11 77 (20.64%) HTML
12 72 (19.30%) Atlassian
13 70 (18.77%) Oracle
14 68 (18.23%) Maven
15 67 (17.96%) Windows
16 65 (17.43%) Red Hat
17 63 (16.89%) Finance
18 62 (16.62%) SQL
18 62 (16.62%) TDD
18 62 (16.62%) Open Source
19 60 (16.09%) JSON
19 60 (16.09%) UNIX
19 60 (16.09%) Apache
20 59 (15.82%) Ruby
21 53 (14.21%) Python
22 50 (13.40%) Web Services
23 49 (13.14%) XML
23 49 (13.14%) HTML5
24 48 (12.87%) Kanban

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (16.09%) Apache
2 45 (12.06%) JBoss
3 44 (11.80%) Tomcat
4 28 (7.51%) WebLogic
5 18 (4.83%) SharePoint
6 17 (4.56%) nginx
6 17 (4.56%) MediaWiki
7 14 (3.75%) TIBCO EMS
8 13 (3.49%) IIS
9 9 (2.41%) CMS
10 8 (2.14%) Jetty
11 7 (1.88%) Mule
11 7 (1.88%) Node.js
12 6 (1.61%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.34%) Drupal
13 5 (1.34%) SAS
14 4 (1.07%) GlassFish
14 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
16 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.83%) MS Office
3 17 (4.56%) MS Visio
4 15 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.61%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.61%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.07%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.80%) RMDS
4 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.61%) PaaS
3 2 (0.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.77%) Firewall
1 29 (7.77%) Network Security
2 20 (5.36%) LAN
2 20 (5.36%) WAN
3 19 (5.09%) LDAP
3 19 (5.09%) VPN
4 16 (4.29%) IPsec
4 16 (4.29%) IPv6
4 16 (4.29%) OSPF
4 16 (4.29%) BGP
4 16 (4.29%) EIGRP
5 15 (4.02%) DNS
6 14 (3.75%) HTTP
7 10 (2.68%) AMQP
8 9 (2.41%) SSL
8 9 (2.41%) Internet
9 7 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.34%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.54%) Intranet
11 2 (0.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.60%) NoSQL
1 47 (12.60%) Relational Database
2 41 (10.99%) MongoDB
3 38 (10.19%) MySQL
4 30 (8.04%) Oracle Database
5 28 (7.51%) SQL Server
6 25 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (5.63%) Hadoop
8 15 (4.02%) Big Data
9 7 (1.88%) HBase
10 6 (1.61%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.34%) DB2
11 5 (1.34%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.80%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.80%) SAP BI
12 3 (0.80%) Redis
13 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 341 (91.42%) JIRA
2 135 (36.19%) Jenkins
3 99 (26.54%) Git (software)
4 93 (24.93%) Subversion
5 68 (18.23%) Maven
6 47 (12.60%) JUnit
7 39 (10.46%) TeamCity
7 39 (10.46%) Hudson
8 36 (9.65%) Cucumber
9 32 (8.58%) Selenium
10 19 (5.09%) Ant
11 18 (4.83%) JMeter
11 18 (4.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (4.56%) Artifactory
13 16 (4.29%) NUnit
14 15 (4.02%) Gradle
14 15 (4.02%) SoapUI
15 14 (3.75%) MSI
15 14 (3.75%) Eclipse
16 13 (3.49%) Gerrit
General
1 63 (16.89%) Finance
2 41 (10.99%) Banking
3 17 (4.56%) Marketing
4 16 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.75%) Retail
6 10 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.68%) Games
6 10 (2.68%) Front Office
7 7 (1.88%) Electronics
8 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.07%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.80%) Publishing
10 3 (0.80%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.54%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 110 (29.49%) Developer
2 58 (15.55%) Analyst
3 38 (10.19%) Architect
4 37 (9.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 31 (8.31%) Java Developer
6 28 (7.51%) Business Analyst
7 25 (6.70%) Test Analyst
8 18 (4.83%) Consultant
8 18 (4.83%) .NET Developer
9 16 (4.29%) Hybris Developer
10 15 (4.02%) Tester
11 14 (3.75%) Project Manager
12 13 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (3.22%) Front-End Developer
13 12 (3.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 11 (2.95%) Platform Architect
14 11 (2.95%) Middleware Developer
15 10 (2.68%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 10 (2.68%) Lead Architect
15 10 (2.68%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.64%) HTML
2 60 (16.09%) JSON
3 50 (13.40%) Web Services
4 49 (13.14%) XML
4 49 (13.14%) HTML5
5 47 (12.60%) RESTful
6 45 (12.06%) Spring
7 40 (10.72%) CSS
8 37 (9.92%) jQuery
9 32 (8.58%) .NET
10 29 (7.77%) XSD
11 28 (7.51%) J2EE
12 27 (7.24%) Ajax
13 20 (5.36%) Django
14 19 (5.09%) Spring MVC
14 19 (5.09%) JSP
15 18 (4.83%) SOAP
15 18 (4.83%) REST
16 16 (4.29%) WPF
16 16 (4.29%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.62%) Open Source
2 34 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.04%) Wiki
4 14 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.14%) iPad
5 8 (2.14%) Online Games
5 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.14%) DTV
5 8 (2.14%) Derivative
6 7 (1.88%) Clustering
7 5 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.34%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.34%) User Experience
8 4 (1.07%) FMCG
9 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.54%) GIS
10 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 135 (36.19%) Linux
2 67 (17.96%) Windows
3 60 (16.09%) UNIX
4 45 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (6.43%) Ubuntu
6 22 (5.90%) CentOS
7 14 (3.75%) Debian
7 14 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (3.49%) Solaris
8 13 (3.49%) AIX
8 13 (3.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.41%) Android
10 6 (1.61%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.07%) SUSE
12 2 (0.54%) HPUX
12 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (32.71%) Scrum
3 113 (30.29%) Continuous Integration
4 104 (27.88%) DevOps
5 62 (16.62%) TDD
6 48 (12.87%) Kanban
7 42 (11.26%) E-Commerce
8 37 (9.92%) Configuration Management
9 34 (9.12%) BDD
10 32 (8.58%) User Stories
11 29 (7.77%) Project Management
12 27 (7.24%) Release Management
13 25 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (6.43%) MVC
14 24 (6.43%) Test Automation
15 23 (6.17%) Integration Testing
15 23 (6.17%) SOA
15 23 (6.17%) OO
16 22 (5.90%) Business Analysis
16 22 (5.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 213 (57.10%) Java
2 62 (16.62%) SQL
3 59 (15.82%) Ruby
4 53 (14.21%) Python
5 40 (10.72%) JavaScript
6 37 (9.92%) Perl
7 28 (7.51%) PHP
8 24 (6.43%) Scala
9 23 (6.17%) Bash Shell
10 19 (5.09%) C#
11 10 (2.68%) C
12 8 (2.14%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.61%) VBScript
15 5 (1.34%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.34%) Groovy
15 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.07%) VB
17 3 (0.80%) C++
18 2 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (9.12%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.09%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.75%) Degree
4 9 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.34%) CCNA
5 5 (1.34%) ISEB
5 5 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.80%) PMP
6 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.80%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.54%) VCP4
8 1 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.65%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.56%) Postfix
2 17 (4.56%) XenServer
2 17 (4.56%) Samba
3 11 (2.95%) Varnish
4 8 (2.14%) Squid
5 7 (1.88%) Docker
6 6 (1.61%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.61%) vCloud
7 4 (1.07%) NFS
8 3 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 108 (28.95%) Puppet
2 40 (10.72%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (5.63%) ZABBIX
4 16 (4.29%) Vagrant
4 16 (4.29%) Salt
5 10 (2.68%) yum
6 8 (2.14%) logstash
7 6 (1.61%) Ansible
8 5 (1.34%) Kibana
9 4 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.07%) SCOM
10 3 (0.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.54%) WebInspect
11 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.54%) nmon
11 2 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 72 (19.30%) Atlassian
2 70 (18.77%) Oracle
3 65 (17.43%) Red Hat
4 27 (7.24%) VMware
5 23 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 19 (5.09%) IBM
7 17 (4.56%) SAP
7 17 (4.56%) Citrix
8 16 (4.29%) hybris
9 15 (4.02%) DevExpress
9 15 (4.02%) TIBCO
10 14 (3.75%) Infragistics
11 13 (3.49%) BEA
11 13 (3.49%) Splunk
12 9 (2.41%) HP
13 6 (1.61%) Adobe
13 6 (1.61%) 29West
13 6 (1.61%) Google
14 5 (1.34%) Perforce
15 4 (1.07%) ATG
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