The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 43 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.70% - 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £505 - £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
Confluence
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 60 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.45% 20.55% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 73
Median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.29 £15.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.35% -20.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (78.57%) Project Management
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (64.29%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
5 8 (57.14%) QA
5 8 (57.14%) Performance Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Time Management
5 8 (57.14%) Kanban
5 8 (57.14%) Data Validation
5 8 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (57.14%) Maven
5 8 (57.14%) JUnit
5 8 (57.14%) Change Management
5 8 (57.14%) Validation
5 8 (57.14%) Talend
6 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (50.00%) Test Planning
6 7 (50.00%) Process Improvement
6 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (50.00%) API Testing
6 7 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (50.00%) SOAP
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (57.14%) JUnit
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
2 8 (57.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (35.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Development Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Development Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Software Development Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Software Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Coach
6 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) SOAP
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Project Management
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) Change Management
4 8 (57.14%) Data Validation
4 8 (57.14%) Kanban
4 8 (57.14%) Performance Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Time Management
4 8 (57.14%) Validation
5 7 (50.00%) API Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (50.00%) Product Management
5 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (50.00%) Test Planning
6 6 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (42.86%) IT Audit
7 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Talend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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