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 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 112 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Confluence 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 0.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £125 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -75.00%
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
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
354 490 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.14% 17.23% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 269 303
Median daily rate £350 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £195 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £16.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £41.32 £32.00
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 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 - 6 £400 -
Edinburgh +19 1 £450 +260.00%
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) JIRA
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) User Stories
5 6 (33.33%) User Experience
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Ansible
6 5 (27.78%) Test Management
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Maven
7 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) WCAG

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 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Trello
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) JIRA
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 4 (22.22%) Gradle
3 4 (22.22%) JBehave
3 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) git-flow
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Test Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) UAT Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Ajax
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) CSS3
1 4 (22.22%) Dojo
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
1 4 (22.22%) JSP
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) REST
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) STB
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
4 6 (33.33%) User Stories
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) CRM
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) Test Management
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) Kanban
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (11.11%) Content Management
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) Workflow
9 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Shibboleth
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) OpenText
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Omniture
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) WSO2