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 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 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.92% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
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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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
27 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.79% 9.36% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 5
Average daily rate £550 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £513 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) CMDB
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 1 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) TestLink
5 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) WSO2
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Mule
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) TestLink
3 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Installation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) WSO2