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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 229 337 410
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +73
Contract jobs citing Confluence 562 313 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.13% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.14% 3.44% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 204 127
Median daily rate £475 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.80% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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
9151 9095 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.33% 17.59% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6134 5871 5181
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 £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 278 371
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.60 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% +14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +71 316 £500 +21.95% 38
South East +64 77 £415 +7.09% 8
West Midlands +12 48 £415 -7.77% 2
Yorkshire +26 41 £428 +14.00% 2
South West +24 28 £500 +21.21% 5
East Midlands +5 19 £450 +28.57% 3
East of England +21 15 £475 +26.66% 4
North West +14 13 £375 -25.00% 5
North East -57 4 £350 -23.53%
Midlands - 2 £350 -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1050 (94.42%) JIRA
2 785 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 437 (39.30%) Java
4 396 (35.61%) Jenkins
5 374 (33.63%) Git (software)
6 368 (33.09%) Linux
7 365 (32.82%) Scrum
8 334 (30.04%) DevOps
9 319 (28.69%) Atlassian
10 267 (24.01%) Continuous Integration
11 248 (22.30%) Puppet
12 239 (21.49%) SQL
13 223 (20.05%) Security Cleared
14 217 (19.51%) Oracle
15 211 (18.97%) HTML
16 205 (18.44%) Ruby
17 197 (17.72%) Maven
18 189 (17.00%) Python
19 185 (16.64%) CSS
20 184 (16.55%) Finance
21 179 (16.10%) Open Source
22 175 (15.74%) Subversion
23 171 (15.38%) JavaScript
23 171 (15.38%) JUnit
24 169 (15.20%) Configuration Management
25 168 (15.11%) SC Cleared
26 164 (14.75%) Spring
27 153 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
28 150 (13.49%) Docker
29 145 (13.04%) Windows

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
1 116 (10.43%) Apache
2 72 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 64 (5.76%) Tomcat
4 52 (4.68%) OpenStack
5 48 (4.32%) IIS
6 37 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 25 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 25 (2.25%) CMS
8 24 (2.16%) JBoss
9 19 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (1.62%) Apache Spark
11 17 (1.53%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.44%) nginx
13 11 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.72%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.45%) GlassFish
16 5 (0.45%) MediaWiki
16 5 (0.45%) SAS
16 5 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 69 (6.21%) HipChat
2 41 (3.69%) MS Excel
3 30 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 25 (2.25%) MS Office
4 25 (2.25%) MS Project
5 18 (1.62%) Photoshop
6 12 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.18%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.090%) GIMP
8 1 (0.090%) Mingle
8 1 (0.090%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (0.45%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.27%) SAP PSCD
6 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.090%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 153 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (4.86%) GitHub
4 24 (2.16%) SaaS
5 23 (2.07%) PaaS
6 19 (1.71%) IaaS
7 15 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (0.90%) Google Analytics
10 9 (0.81%) OpenShift
11 8 (0.72%) Google Apps
12 7 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.54%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.45%) Yammer
15 3 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
15 3 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.92%) DNS
2 73 (6.56%) HTTP
3 59 (5.31%) OpenVPN
4 55 (4.95%) SSH
5 45 (4.05%) OpenLDAP
6 29 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 27 (2.43%) Internet
8 26 (2.34%) Firewall
9 25 (2.25%) VPN
10 20 (1.80%) LDAP
11 18 (1.62%) SSL
12 17 (1.53%) AMQP
13 11 (0.99%) DMZ
13 11 (0.99%) Network Security
14 9 (0.81%) SNMP
15 7 (0.63%) LAN
16 6 (0.54%) Intranet
16 6 (0.54%) iSCSI
16 6 (0.54%) SAN
16 6 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (9.44%) Hadoop
2 99 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
3 86 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 81 (7.28%) SQL Server
5 76 (6.83%) MySQL
6 72 (6.47%) Relational Database
7 52 (4.68%) NoSQL
8 34 (3.06%) Big Data
9 28 (2.52%) Pentaho
10 22 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (1.71%) OrientDB
13 18 (1.62%) Neo4j
14 15 (1.35%) HBase
14 15 (1.35%) Oracle OWB
15 13 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (0.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1050 (94.42%) JIRA
2 396 (35.61%) Jenkins
3 374 (33.63%) Git (software)
4 197 (17.72%) Maven
5 175 (15.74%) Subversion
6 171 (15.38%) JUnit
7 137 (12.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 122 (10.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 115 (10.34%) Bitbucket
10 97 (8.72%) Selenium
11 86 (7.73%) SonarQube
12 85 (7.64%) Cucumber
13 83 (7.46%) Ant
13 83 (7.46%) JIRA Agile
14 62 (5.58%) TeamCity
15 51 (4.59%) FishEye
16 47 (4.23%) Liquibase
17 46 (4.14%) Gradle
17 46 (4.14%) SoapUI
18 42 (3.78%) WebDriver
General
1 184 (16.55%) Finance
2 80 (7.19%) Banking
3 62 (5.58%) Retail
4 34 (3.06%) Marketing
5 24 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.80%) Front Office
7 19 (1.71%) Publishing
8 18 (1.62%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.53%) Games
10 15 (1.35%) Back Office
11 14 (1.26%) Electronics
11 14 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.81%) Legal
13 8 (0.72%) Law
14 7 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.36%) Advertising
15 4 (0.36%) Local Government
15 4 (0.36%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.27%) French Language
16 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 269 (24.19%) Developer
2 162 (14.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 153 (13.76%) Analyst
4 104 (9.35%) Architect
5 81 (7.28%) Java Developer
6 80 (7.19%) Business Analyst
7 66 (5.94%) Project Manager
8 59 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
9 54 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 54 (4.86%) Test Analyst
10 41 (3.69%) Administrator
10 41 (3.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 41 (3.69%) Senior Developer
11 37 (3.33%) Tester
12 36 (3.24%) Scala Developer
13 32 (2.88%) Lead Developer
13 32 (2.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 31 (2.79%) Consultant
15 30 (2.70%) Java Architect
16 26 (2.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (18.97%) HTML
2 185 (16.64%) CSS
3 164 (14.75%) Spring
4 123 (11.06%) REST
4 123 (11.06%) Web Services
5 116 (10.43%) HTML5
6 113 (10.16%) CSS3
6 113 (10.16%) RESTful
7 110 (9.89%) XML
8 98 (8.81%) Ajax
9 94 (8.45%) JSON
10 91 (8.18%) .NET
11 69 (6.21%) Django
11 69 (6.21%) jQuery
12 67 (6.03%) Play Framework
13 64 (5.76%) ELK Stack
14 60 (5.40%) Ruby on Rails
14 60 (5.40%) Spring MVC
15 59 (5.31%) Guice
16 58 (5.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.67%) User Experience
2 50 (4.50%) Wiki
3 46 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 19 (1.71%) Derivative
6 19 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 17 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.26%) Equities
10 11 (0.99%) Blackberry
11 10 (0.90%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.90%) Social Media
11 10 (0.90%) Video on Demand
11 10 (0.90%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.81%) iPad
12 9 (0.81%) NHS
13 8 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 368 (33.09%) Linux
2 145 (13.04%) Windows
3 138 (12.41%) Unix
4 110 (9.89%) CentOS
5 76 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (4.41%) Ubuntu
7 40 (3.60%) Windows Server
8 23 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.44%) Android
10 13 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.90%) webOS
11 10 (0.90%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.90%) Windows Phone 7
12 9 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.63%) Solaris
14 6 (0.54%) AIX
15 5 (0.45%) Debian
15 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 785 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 365 (32.82%) Scrum
3 334 (30.04%) DevOps
4 267 (24.01%) Continuous Integration
5 179 (16.10%) Open Source
6 169 (15.20%) Configuration Management
7 122 (10.97%) TDD
8 104 (9.35%) MVC
9 96 (8.63%) Project Management
10 94 (8.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 94 (8.45%) Software Engineering
11 93 (8.36%) BDD
12 92 (8.27%) Kanban
12 92 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 90 (8.09%) User Stories
14 88 (7.91%) Waterfall
15 87 (7.82%) Automated Testing
16 71 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
17 70 (6.29%) Front End Development
18 69 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 437 (39.30%) Java
2 239 (21.49%) SQL
3 205 (18.44%) Ruby
4 189 (17.00%) Python
5 171 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 109 (9.80%) Scala
7 103 (9.26%) C#
8 71 (6.38%) Bash Shell
9 70 (6.29%) Shell Script
10 69 (6.21%) Groovy
11 65 (5.85%) Perl
12 55 (4.95%) C
13 54 (4.86%) PL/SQL
14 43 (3.87%) PHP
15 34 (3.06%) C++
16 25 (2.25%) PowerShell
17 11 (0.99%) Go
18 9 (0.81%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.72%) Korn
19 8 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 223 (20.05%) Security Cleared
2 168 (15.11%) SC Cleared
3 56 (5.04%) Degree
4 44 (3.96%) DV Cleared
4 44 (3.96%) ISEB
5 32 (2.88%) ISTQB
6 24 (2.16%) CTC Cleared
7 13 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.36%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.36%) CCNA
11 4 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.36%) PMP
12 3 (0.27%) IIBA
13 2 (0.18%) ACCA
13 2 (0.18%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (8.45%) QA
2 18 (1.62%) WAI
3 15 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.72%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.63%) SLA
6 6 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.54%) GCP
6 6 (0.54%) HL7
7 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.090%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.090%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.090%) WCAG
System Software
1 150 (13.49%) Docker
2 54 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (4.77%) Squid
4 51 (4.59%) Postfix
5 48 (4.32%) vCloud
6 38 (3.42%) Active Directory
7 21 (1.89%) Xen
8 19 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (1.62%) Hyper-V
10 15 (1.35%) vSphere
11 12 (1.08%) KVM
12 10 (0.90%) NFS
13 7 (0.63%) iptables
13 7 (0.63%) Samba
13 7 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.45%) XenServer
15 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
16 2 (0.18%) LXC
16 2 (0.18%) Varnish
16 2 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 248 (22.30%) Puppet
2 104 (9.35%) Ansible
3 78 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (6.38%) Terraform
5 67 (6.03%) logstash
6 63 (5.67%) Kibana
7 58 (5.22%) ZABBIX
8 57 (5.13%) Kubernetes
9 45 (4.05%) Rancher
10 44 (3.96%) Nagios
11 18 (1.62%) Graphite
12 17 (1.53%) Grafana
13 16 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
14 13 (1.17%) yum
15 12 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
16 10 (0.90%) SCCM
17 9 (0.81%) Ambari
17 9 (0.81%) Graylog
17 9 (0.81%) Zenoss
18 6 (0.54%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 319 (28.69%) Atlassian
2 217 (19.51%) Oracle
3 115 (10.34%) VMware
4 108 (9.71%) Red Hat
5 83 (7.46%) Microsoft
6 81 (7.28%) Google
7 53 (4.77%) Sonatype
8 32 (2.88%) Adobe
9 30 (2.70%) Informatica
10 29 (2.61%) IBM
11 28 (2.52%) Citrix
12 24 (2.16%) Splunk
13 23 (2.07%) HP
14 22 (1.98%) SAP
15 21 (1.89%) hybris
15 21 (1.89%) Talend
16 17 (1.53%) BMC
16 17 (1.53%) Cloudera
16 17 (1.53%) Rally
17 14 (1.26%) WSO2
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