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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 64 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.11% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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
110 139 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.73% 14.80% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 88 106
Median daily rate £400 £400 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £24.30 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.94%

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 9 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 Reading region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (25.00%) Protractor
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Percona
1 1 (25.00%) VMware