The first table below looks at the demand for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hampshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 111 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.35% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £241 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £260 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
389 316 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.77% 18.24% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 180 185
Average daily rate £353 £322 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 25
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -43.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £47.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Confluence across the Hampshire region.

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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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
Southampton - 5 £350 - 1
Farnborough - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
5 4 (40.00%) RSpec
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
6 3 (30.00%) Zephyr
6 3 (30.00%) JMeter
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
7 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
7 2 (20.00%) CentOS
7 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) SoapUI

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) RSpec
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) JMeter
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) Zephyr
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
6 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) EMC
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
1 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
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