The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 37 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% - 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.15% - 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£530 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £319 £400
% change year-on-year
+49.01% -20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
97 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.94% 18.34% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 19 28
Average daily rate £450 £319 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat