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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 153 296 442
Rank change year-on-year
+143 +146
Contract jobs citing Confluence 769 384 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.68% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.44% 4.55% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 265 120
Median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £50.63 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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
8145 8445 8977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.76% 16.77% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5236 5372 5808
Median daily rate £425 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 239 328
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +99 464 £475 +5.55% 36
South East +80 84 £455 +40.00% 4
Yorkshire +27 49 £475 - 8
West Midlands +10 40 £431 +15.00%
South West +22 35 £438 +32.07% 4
East of England +17 30 £416 -11.48% 7
North East -13 25 £400 -23.07%
North West +1 23 £425 +6.25% 5
East Midlands +5 5 £375 -28.57% 1
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1361 (97.14%) JIRA
2 990 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
3 599 (42.76%) Jenkins
4 567 (40.47%) Git (software)
5 540 (38.54%) Scrum
6 526 (37.54%) Java
7 473 (33.76%) Atlassian
8 471 (33.62%) DevOps
9 468 (33.40%) Linux
10 371 (26.48%) Continuous Integration
11 352 (25.12%) Puppet
12 300 (21.41%) JavaScript
13 297 (21.20%) Oracle
14 291 (20.77%) Docker
15 290 (20.70%) Amazon AWS
16 284 (20.27%) HTML
17 281 (20.06%) Security Cleared
18 254 (18.13%) Ruby
19 246 (17.56%) Configuration Management
20 239 (17.06%) Open Source
21 237 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
22 236 (16.85%) Python
23 231 (16.49%) Sonatype Nexus
24 230 (16.42%) JUnit
24 230 (16.42%) Maven
25 227 (16.20%) TDD
26 226 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
27 225 (16.06%) SC Cleared
28 224 (15.99%) Ansible
29 219 (15.63%) BDD

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
1 172 (12.28%) Apache
2 139 (9.92%) Elasticsearch
3 72 (5.14%) Tomcat
4 65 (4.64%) Cloud Foundry
5 56 (4.00%) OpenStack
6 52 (3.71%) SharePoint
7 47 (3.35%) WebSphere
8 43 (3.07%) nginx
9 30 (2.14%) CMS
10 28 (2.00%) Apache Spark
10 28 (2.00%) IIS
11 22 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 21 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (1.43%) JBoss
14 18 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 14 (1.00%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.71%) Drupal
16 10 (0.71%) Mule
17 8 (0.57%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.57%) Documentum
Applications
1 134 (9.56%) HipChat
2 39 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 33 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.93%) MS Project
5 26 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (1.78%) MS Office
7 18 (1.28%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.93%) Pixelmator
9 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.21%) Gliffy
11 1 (0.071%) Mingle
11 1 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.071%) Simulink
11 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.29%) SAP PSCD
4 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.071%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.071%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.071%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 290 (20.70%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (8.49%) GitHub
3 101 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (3.93%) PaaS
5 45 (3.21%) IaaS
6 44 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 36 (2.57%) OpenShift
8 32 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
9 30 (2.14%) Amazon S3
10 29 (2.07%) CloudBees
11 28 (2.00%) Slack
12 24 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (1.21%) Amazon ELB
14 16 (1.14%) Route 53
15 14 (1.00%) SaaS
16 11 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
17 10 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 9 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
18 9 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 133 (9.49%) DNS
2 119 (8.49%) OpenVPN
3 113 (8.07%) OpenLDAP
4 112 (7.99%) SSH
5 53 (3.78%) LDAP
6 45 (3.21%) HTTP
7 42 (3.00%) VPN
8 29 (2.07%) Firewall
9 27 (1.93%) Reverse Proxy
9 27 (1.93%) TCP/IP
10 26 (1.86%) Internet
11 25 (1.78%) SSL
12 23 (1.64%) IPsec
13 14 (1.00%) AMQP
14 12 (0.86%) SNMP
15 8 (0.57%) Intranet
15 8 (0.57%) Kerberos
15 8 (0.57%) Network Security
16 7 (0.50%) SAN
16 7 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
2 174 (12.42%) Hadoop
3 121 (8.64%) MongoDB
4 93 (6.64%) Relational Database
5 91 (6.50%) MySQL
6 90 (6.42%) SQL Server
7 83 (5.92%) Oracle Database
8 80 (5.71%) NoSQL
9 54 (3.85%) Big Data
10 38 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 36 (2.57%) HBase
12 31 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 18 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
17 12 (0.86%) Redis
18 9 (0.64%) Apache Hive
18 9 (0.64%) QlikView
18 9 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1361 (97.14%) JIRA
2 599 (42.76%) Jenkins
3 567 (40.47%) Git (software)
4 231 (16.49%) Sonatype Nexus
5 230 (16.42%) JUnit
5 230 (16.42%) Maven
6 190 (13.56%) SonarQube
7 186 (13.28%) Bitbucket
8 185 (13.20%) Selenium
9 178 (12.71%) Cucumber
10 167 (11.92%) JIRA Agile
11 149 (10.64%) Ant
12 141 (10.06%) Subversion
13 115 (8.21%) Liquibase
14 102 (7.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 74 (5.28%) SoapUI
16 72 (5.14%) TeamCity
17 59 (4.21%) Vagrant
17 59 (4.21%) WebDriver
18 43 (3.07%) Gradle
General
1 213 (15.20%) Finance
2 133 (9.49%) Banking
3 80 (5.71%) Retail
4 44 (3.14%) Publishing
5 23 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 21 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 20 (1.43%) Front Office
8 19 (1.36%) Legal
9 15 (1.07%) Marketing
10 12 (0.86%) Back Office
10 12 (0.86%) Games
11 7 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.50%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.43%) Electronics
13 5 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Advertising
14 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 337 (24.05%) Developer
2 238 (16.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 146 (10.42%) Analyst
4 98 (7.00%) Java Developer
5 94 (6.71%) Architect
6 77 (5.50%) Consultant
7 76 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 72 (5.14%) Business Analyst
8 72 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 57 (4.07%) Tester
10 55 (3.93%) Administrator
11 49 (3.50%) Test Analyst
12 45 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
13 44 (3.14%) Scrum Master
13 44 (3.14%) Senior DevOps
13 44 (3.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 41 (2.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 41 (2.93%) Software Engineer
15 40 (2.86%) Senior Developer
16 36 (2.57%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (20.27%) HTML
2 218 (15.56%) CSS
3 204 (14.56%) Spring
4 176 (12.56%) RESTful
5 168 (11.99%) HTML5
6 165 (11.78%) REST
7 153 (10.92%) AngularJS
8 151 (10.78%) JSON
9 138 (9.85%) CSS3
10 132 (9.42%) Web Services
11 131 (9.35%) Node.js
12 130 (9.28%) XML
13 127 (9.06%) ELK Stack
14 123 (8.78%) Software Packaging
15 112 (7.99%) MCollective
16 99 (7.07%) SOAP
17 91 (6.50%) .NET
18 62 (4.43%) Django
19 58 (4.14%) Gherkin
20 56 (4.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.28%) User Experience
2 75 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 52 (3.71%) Mobile App
5 32 (2.28%) Virtual Team
6 28 (2.00%) Wiki
7 26 (1.86%) iPad
8 21 (1.50%) Social Media
9 19 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.07%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.00%) PKI
13 12 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.86%) Data Centre
13 12 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
13 12 (0.86%) Fintech
14 10 (0.71%) Private Cloud
14 10 (0.71%) Tandem
15 9 (0.64%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.64%) STB
Operating Systems
1 468 (33.40%) Linux
2 178 (12.71%) CentOS
3 135 (9.64%) Unix
4 126 (8.99%) Windows
5 85 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (3.50%) Ubuntu
7 23 (1.64%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.21%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.21%) VyOS
9 15 (1.07%) AIX
10 13 (0.93%) Android
10 13 (0.93%) RancherOS
11 6 (0.43%) Debian
12 4 (0.29%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.29%) Solaris
12 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.14%) webOS
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 990 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (38.54%) Scrum
3 471 (33.62%) DevOps
4 371 (26.48%) Continuous Integration
5 246 (17.56%) Configuration Management
6 239 (17.06%) Open Source
7 227 (16.20%) TDD
8 226 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 219 (15.63%) BDD
10 178 (12.71%) Kanban
11 152 (10.85%) Workflow
12 150 (10.71%) Software Engineering
13 144 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 132 (9.42%) Service Management
15 123 (8.78%) Microservices
16 119 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
17 118 (8.42%) User Stories
18 117 (8.35%) Coaching
19 115 (8.21%) Automated Testing
20 112 (7.99%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 526 (37.54%) Java
2 300 (21.41%) JavaScript
3 254 (18.13%) Ruby
4 236 (16.85%) Python
5 206 (14.70%) SQL
6 141 (10.06%) Shell Script
7 109 (7.78%) C#
8 106 (7.57%) Scala
9 88 (6.28%) Groovy
10 78 (5.57%) Bash Shell
11 74 (5.28%) Perl
12 68 (4.85%) PHP
13 46 (3.28%) PowerShell
14 40 (2.86%) PL/SQL
15 36 (2.57%) C
16 26 (1.86%) C++
17 18 (1.28%) T-SQL
18 14 (1.00%) Clojure
19 13 (0.93%) Objective-C
20 10 (0.71%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 281 (20.06%) Security Cleared
2 225 (16.06%) SC Cleared
3 75 (5.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 73 (5.21%) DV Cleared
5 64 (4.57%) Degree
6 52 (3.71%) CTC Cleared
7 33 (2.36%) ISEB
8 18 (1.28%) BC Cleared
9 17 (1.21%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.57%) IIBA
11 7 (0.50%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.43%) CISA
12 6 (0.43%) CISSP
13 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.29%) ACCA
14 4 (0.29%) CCNA
14 4 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (9.99%) QA
2 15 (1.07%) WAI
3 13 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (0.93%) SDET
4 10 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.43%) GCP
6 5 (0.36%) Basel III
6 5 (0.36%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.29%) WCAG
8 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.071%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.071%) SLA
System Software
1 291 (20.77%) Docker
2 117 (8.35%) vCloud
3 116 (8.28%) Squid
4 115 (8.21%) Postfix
5 42 (3.00%) Active Directory
6 38 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (0.79%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.71%) Corosync
9 10 (0.71%) KVM
9 10 (0.71%) LXC
10 7 (0.50%) NFS
10 7 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.43%) HDFS
12 4 (0.29%) iptables
12 4 (0.29%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.29%) vSphere
13 3 (0.21%) Samba
13 3 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 352 (25.12%) Puppet
2 224 (15.99%) Ansible
3 171 (12.21%) Terraform
4 134 (9.56%) Kubernetes
4 134 (9.56%) ZABBIX
5 126 (8.99%) Kibana
5 126 (8.99%) logstash
5 126 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
6 112 (7.99%) Rancher
7 32 (2.28%) Consul
7 32 (2.28%) Packer
8 29 (2.07%) Nagios
9 18 (1.28%) HAProxy
10 13 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (0.79%) Salt
12 10 (0.71%) Data Guard
12 10 (0.71%) Pacemaker
13 9 (0.64%) Graphite
13 9 (0.64%) OSSEC
13 9 (0.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 473 (33.76%) Atlassian
2 297 (21.20%) Oracle
3 166 (11.85%) VMware
4 125 (8.92%) Sonatype
5 86 (6.14%) Red Hat
6 56 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 47 (3.35%) IBM
8 45 (3.21%) Google
9 44 (3.14%) Splunk
10 34 (2.43%) AppDynamics
11 29 (2.07%) Sybase
12 26 (1.86%) Adobe
13 25 (1.78%) MuleSoft
14 23 (1.64%) Talend
15 22 (1.57%) HP
16 20 (1.43%) New Relic
17 19 (1.36%) Hortonworks
17 19 (1.36%) Zend
18 18 (1.28%) SAP
19 17 (1.21%) Vyatta
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