The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 91 76 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.085% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 1.81% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -1.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £406 £378
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
267 221 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.68% 21.05% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 142 82
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £9.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +56.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft