The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 45 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% - 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% - 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Median daily rate £840 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £108.13 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
100 80 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.01% 13.63% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 66
Median daily rate £393 £475 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £584 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.75 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.10% +140.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £31.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £37.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Rickmansworth - 6 £619 -
Confluence
East of England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (77.78%) Git (software)
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
5 17 (62.96%) Java
5 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
6 16 (59.26%) Selenium
6 16 (59.26%) Spring
6 16 (59.26%) Atlassian
7 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
7 15 (55.56%) BDD
8 13 (48.15%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (44.44%) Kanban
10 11 (40.74%) RESTful
10 11 (40.74%) JBehave
10 11 (40.74%) WebDriver
10 11 (40.74%) Open Source
10 11 (40.74%) SoapUI
10 11 (40.74%) Gherkin
10 11 (40.74%) ATDD
10 11 (40.74%) Automation Testing
10 11 (40.74%) Maven
10 11 (40.74%) JUnit
10 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
11 10 (37.04%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (29.63%) Finance
12 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
12 8 (29.63%) TDD
12 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
4 16 (59.26%) Selenium
5 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
6 11 (40.74%) JBehave
6 11 (40.74%) JUnit
6 11 (40.74%) Maven
6 11 (40.74%) SoapUI
6 11 (40.74%) WebDriver
7 8 (29.63%) TeamCity
8 7 (25.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (25.93%) JMeter
8 7 (25.93%) NUnit
9 6 (22.22%) FitNesse
10 5 (18.52%) Robot Framework
11 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
11 4 (14.81%) Mockito
11 4 (14.81%) Moq
11 4 (14.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 9 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Portfolio Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Spring
2 11 (40.74%) Gherkin
2 11 (40.74%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) Dropwizard
4 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) EPoS
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
3 15 (55.56%) BDD
4 13 (48.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (44.44%) Kanban
6 11 (40.74%) ATDD
6 11 (40.74%) Automation Testing
6 11 (40.74%) Open Source
7 10 (37.04%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
8 8 (29.63%) TDD
8 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
9 7 (25.93%) Functional Testing
9 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
10 6 (22.22%) DevOps
10 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
1 4 (14.81%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Atlassian
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Sonatype