The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 220 228 240
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing Confluence 40 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.16% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.39% 0.97% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 1
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£375 £260 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £425 £293
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +45.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Confluence
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1674 1548 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.83% 16.60% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 851 819
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 84 95
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.09 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.12 £52.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Confluence
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the South East region.

Confluence Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 13 £385 +18.46% 6
Berkshire -4 10 £300 -5.51%
Oxfordshire -8 10 £375 +200.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £500 +300.00%
Surrey 0 1 - - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 52 (92.86%) JIRA
2 32 (57.14%) Puppet
3 29 (51.79%) Linux
4 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (42.86%) Oracle
7 23 (41.07%) Web Services
8 21 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (37.50%) DevOps
9 20 (35.71%) Java
10 19 (33.93%) Migration
10 19 (33.93%) Network Security
11 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
13 13 (23.21%) JUnit
14 12 (21.43%) Scrum
15 11 (19.64%) Ruby
15 11 (19.64%) Vagrant
15 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (19.64%) Cucumber
15 11 (19.64%) Atlassian
16 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
16 10 (17.86%) User Stories
16 10 (17.86%) Maven
16 10 (17.86%) JMeter
16 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
17 9 (16.07%) Continuous Delivery
17 9 (16.07%) SoapUI

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (8.93%) Drupal
2 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) MediaWiki
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.79%) Mule
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.79%) WildFly
4 1 (1.79%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) Network Security
2 6 (10.71%) LAN
2 6 (10.71%) WAN
3 4 (7.14%) Internet
3 4 (7.14%) AMQP
3 4 (7.14%) Firewall
4 3 (5.36%) VPN
5 2 (3.57%) IPv6
5 2 (3.57%) OSPF
5 2 (3.57%) BGP
5 2 (3.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.57%) IPsec
5 2 (3.57%) LDAP
6 1 (1.79%) 2G
6 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Big Data
1 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) DataStax
5 1 (1.79%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 52 (92.86%) JIRA
2 13 (23.21%) JUnit
2 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 11 (19.64%) Cucumber
4 10 (17.86%) Maven
4 10 (17.86%) JMeter
5 9 (16.07%) SoapUI
6 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 7 (12.50%) RSpec
7 7 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (10.71%) Subversion
9 5 (8.93%) Gerrit
9 5 (8.93%) Gradle
10 4 (7.14%) Ant
10 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
10 4 (7.14%) Mercurial
11 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (3.57%) Hudson
11 2 (3.57%) Selenium
11 2 (3.57%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Publishing
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Test Leader
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Linux Support
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) Gherkin
3 5 (8.93%) J2EE
3 5 (8.93%) Java EE
3 5 (8.93%) JSON
4 4 (7.14%) JMS
4 4 (7.14%) EJB
5 3 (5.36%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.57%) SOAP
6 2 (3.57%) XML
6 2 (3.57%) HTML
7 1 (1.79%) .NET
7 1 (1.79%) Velocity
7 1 (1.79%) LAMP
7 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.79%) Spring
7 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (14.29%) Open Source
3 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Wiki
5 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) DTV
6 1 (1.79%) FMCG
6 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Linux
2 21 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.93%) UNIX
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.14%) SUSE
5 3 (5.36%) CentOS
6 2 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) DevOps
3 19 (33.93%) Migration
4 12 (21.43%) Scrum
5 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 10 (17.86%) User Stories
6 9 (16.07%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (16.07%) Kanban
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
8 6 (10.71%) TDD
9 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.14%) SEO
9 4 (7.14%) OO
9 4 (7.14%) MapReduce
9 4 (7.14%) Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) Ruby
3 6 (10.71%) Perl
4 5 (8.93%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.14%) VBScript
6 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) Korn
8 1 (1.79%) SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) NFS
2 2 (3.57%) Samba
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Postfix
2 2 (3.57%) XenServer
2 2 (3.57%) iptables
3 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (57.14%) Puppet
2 11 (19.64%) Vagrant
2 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.57%) Salt
5 1 (1.79%) Kibana
5 1 (1.79%) Ansible
5 1 (1.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 24 (42.86%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) Atlassian
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.71%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) Adobe
7 4 (7.14%) Sun
7 4 (7.14%) NetApp
8 3 (5.36%) VMware
9 2 (3.57%) SAP
9 2 (3.57%) Citrix
10 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.79%) Endeca
10 1 (1.79%) RedPrairie
10 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft
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