The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank - 29 16
Contract jobs citing Confluence 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 2.55% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 17.86% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +58.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Application Platforms Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.15% 14.29% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 11
Average daily rate £488 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) Office Automation
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) TestLink
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) TestLink
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Installation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Build Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Office Automation
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian