The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.52% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £416 £260
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +60.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00
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South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.97% 15.96% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 27
Average daily rate £425 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £152 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -41.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Jetty
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) FishEye
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (50.00%) PhantomJS
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) PVCS
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian