The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 134 128 115
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing Confluence 16 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.17% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.54% 0.99% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 8
Median daily rate £450 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £378 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £398 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Confluence
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
629 504 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.38% 17.06% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 254 291
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £183 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Glasgow +11 9 £450 +12.50% 1
Edinburgh -9 6 £450 +20.00%
West Lothian - 1 £420 -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 25 (96.15%) JIRA
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Atlassian
4 10 (38.46%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (34.62%) DevOps
6 8 (30.77%) Servlets
6 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 7 (26.92%) FishEye
8 6 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) JSP
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Kanban
9 5 (19.23%) Java EE
9 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
9 5 (19.23%) Subversion
9 5 (19.23%) Maven
9 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Spring
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) JUnit
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Apache
9 5 (19.23%) CRM
9 5 (19.23%) Finance

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Drupal
5 1 (3.85%) WildFly
5 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Trello
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) FTP
2 2 (7.69%) IPsec
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) JIRA
2 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (26.92%) FishEye
4 6 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (19.23%) JUnit
5 5 (19.23%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) Subversion
6 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
6 4 (15.38%) Mockito
6 4 (15.38%) NetBeans
7 2 (7.69%) Ant
7 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
7 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
7 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 2 (7.69%) Gradle
7 2 (7.69%) Grunt
7 2 (7.69%) gulp
7 2 (7.69%) Hudson
7 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) ERP Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) ERP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Servlets
2 6 (23.08%) JSP
3 5 (19.23%) Java EE
3 5 (19.23%) Spring
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) Spring MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Spring Security
5 3 (11.54%) JPA
5 3 (11.54%) JSF
5 3 (11.54%) JSTL
5 3 (11.54%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (11.54%) STL
5 3 (11.54%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) JDBC
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) STB
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Kanban
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
4 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
4 5 (19.23%) CRM
4 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Test Management
6 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
3 2 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) CA Wily
3 2 (7.69%) logstash
3 2 (7.69%) rkt
3 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Atlassian
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe
6 1 (3.85%) Omniture
6 1 (3.85%) OpenText
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore