The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.61% 0.45% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £235 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £230
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +84.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £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 Middlesex region.

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.20% 15.18% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 19
Average daily rate £320 £400 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Confluence
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware