The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 77 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% - 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
Confluence
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
144 128 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.93% 14.25% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 76 105
Median daily rate £425 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £496 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £9.00 £33.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.13% +123.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) C-shell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C-shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware