The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 21 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.95% - 2.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.82% - 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £475 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Confluence
Bedfordshire

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
34 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 22.08% 10.14% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 20
Median daily rate £413 £488 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +34.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Luton region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Designer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) hybris
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau