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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 38 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.35% 0.88% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 3.23% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
68 93 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.03% 27.19% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 17
Median daily rate £425 £403 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +41.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +106.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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 29 May 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 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Talend
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat