The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 54 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Confluence 13 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.14% 2.34% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.74% 12.23% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Confluence
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
168 139 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.63% 19.12% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 105 34
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £497 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +62.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 8 £438 +2.94% 1
Kidlington - 3 £450 -
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 19 (95.00%) JIRA
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (80.00%) Maven
4 16 (80.00%) Java
4 16 (80.00%) JUnit
4 16 (80.00%) QA
4 16 (80.00%) Performance Testing
4 16 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 16 (80.00%) Talend
5 15 (75.00%) Jenkins
5 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (75.00%) Kanban
5 15 (75.00%) Web Services
5 15 (75.00%) Scrum
5 15 (75.00%) API Testing
6 14 (70.00%) Test Planning
6 14 (70.00%) SOAP
6 14 (70.00%) Change Management
6 14 (70.00%) Time Management
6 14 (70.00%) Process Improvement
6 14 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (70.00%) SoapUI
6 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (65.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
8 12 (60.00%) Data Validation
8 12 (60.00%) Project Management
8 12 (60.00%) Validation

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) JIRA
2 16 (80.00%) JUnit
2 16 (80.00%) Maven
2 16 (80.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 15 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (70.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 14 (70.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 15 (75.00%) API Testing
3 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (75.00%) Kanban
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
4 14 (70.00%) Change Management
4 14 (70.00%) Process Improvement
4 14 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (70.00%) Test Planning
4 14 (70.00%) Time Management
5 13 (65.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (60.00%) Data Validation
6 12 (60.00%) Project Management
6 12 (60.00%) Validation
7 11 (55.00%) Product Management
8 10 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
8 10 (50.00%) IT Audit
9 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Talend
2 2 (10.00%) Informatica
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle