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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 23 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.34% 0.55% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £230
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +84.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £53.00
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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
18 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.08% 13.19% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 13
Average daily rate £238 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £278 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) TestLink
4 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) WSO2
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (20.00%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) TestLink
3 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Installation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Build Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) WSO2