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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 179 243 223
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -20
Contract jobs citing Confluence 84 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.27% 1.76% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
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
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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
1595 1534 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.87% 16.28% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 935 937
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 57 72
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.09 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Sussex +14 34 £390 - 2
Oxfordshire +6 14 £450 +5.88% 2
Berkshire +5 8 £363 +3.57% 5
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 1
Surrey - 7 £500 - 1
Hampshire +12 5 £463 +23.33%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £363 - 1
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
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Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 151 (99.34%) JIRA
2 131 (86.18%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (59.21%) Java
4 87 (57.24%) Jenkins
5 86 (56.58%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (51.97%) JUnit
7 72 (47.37%) REST
8 69 (45.39%) Spring
9 67 (44.08%) Scrum
10 64 (42.11%) Ajax
11 62 (40.79%) Git (software)
12 59 (38.82%) Open Source
13 55 (36.18%) HTML
13 55 (36.18%) CSS
14 54 (35.53%) Python
14 54 (35.53%) Ruby
14 54 (35.53%) Subversion
14 54 (35.53%) Automated Testing
15 53 (34.87%) Scala
16 52 (34.21%) HTML5
16 52 (34.21%) CSS3
17 51 (33.55%) Play Framework
17 51 (33.55%) Guice
17 51 (33.55%) Ruby on Rails
17 51 (33.55%) Google
17 51 (33.55%) JSON
17 51 (33.55%) Django
17 51 (33.55%) HTTP
18 49 (32.24%) C#
18 49 (32.24%) OWASP

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (9.21%) IIS
2 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.32%) nginx
3 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.66%) JBoss
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.92%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.97%) MS Project
5 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.32%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.32%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.66%) Office 365
4 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.66%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.66%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 51 (33.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.32%) DHCP
2 2 (1.32%) DNS
2 2 (1.32%) SSH
3 1 (0.66%) FTP
3 1 (0.66%) IPsec
3 1 (0.66%) IPv6
3 1 (0.66%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.66%) LDAP
3 1 (0.66%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.66%) OSPF
3 1 (0.66%) Quagga
3 1 (0.66%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.08%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.63%) MySQL
3 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 151 (99.34%) JIRA
2 87 (57.24%) Jenkins
3 79 (51.97%) JUnit
4 62 (40.79%) Git (software)
5 54 (35.53%) Subversion
6 28 (18.42%) Maven
7 26 (17.11%) Selenium
8 24 (15.79%) SoapUI
9 23 (15.13%) Cucumber
10 15 (9.87%) Ant
10 15 (9.87%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (9.21%) WebDriver
12 13 (8.55%) Gradle
12 13 (8.55%) Hudson
12 13 (8.55%) JMeter
12 13 (8.55%) jMock
13 8 (5.26%) Gatling
14 4 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 2 (1.32%) Gerrit
15 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (5.26%) Retail
3 7 (4.61%) Publishing
4 5 (3.29%) Marketing
5 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.97%) Electronics
6 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (45.39%) Developer
2 46 (30.26%) Analyst
3 36 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 36 (23.68%) Scala Developer
4 25 (16.45%) Test Analyst
5 21 (13.82%) Java Scala Developer
6 17 (11.18%) Business Analyst
7 13 (8.55%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.55%) QA Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
8 12 (7.89%) QA Analyst
9 10 (6.58%) C# Developer
9 10 (6.58%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.58%) QA Test Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Agile Test Analyst
11 8 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Java Analyst Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Test Engineer
11 8 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (47.37%) REST
2 69 (45.39%) Spring
3 64 (42.11%) Ajax
4 55 (36.18%) CSS
4 55 (36.18%) HTML
5 52 (34.21%) CSS3
5 52 (34.21%) HTML5
6 51 (33.55%) Django
6 51 (33.55%) Guice
6 51 (33.55%) JSON
6 51 (33.55%) Play Framework
6 51 (33.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 45 (29.61%) RESTful
8 40 (26.32%) Spring MVC
9 30 (19.74%) Web Services
10 17 (11.18%) XML
11 13 (8.55%) Hibernate
11 13 (8.55%) JMS
11 13 (8.55%) SOAP
11 13 (8.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.50%) User Experience
3 14 (9.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.63%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.97%) iPad
6 3 (1.97%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.66%) AS400
8 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.66%) iSeries
8 1 (0.66%) IVR
8 1 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.92%) Linux
2 9 (5.92%) Unix
3 8 (5.26%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Android
5 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.66%) SmartOS
6 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (86.18%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (56.58%) Continuous Integration
3 67 (44.08%) Scrum
4 59 (38.82%) Open Source
5 54 (35.53%) Automated Testing
6 49 (32.24%) OWASP
7 45 (29.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 42 (27.63%) Configuration Management
8 42 (27.63%) Web Design
9 40 (26.32%) MVC
10 27 (17.76%) Performance Testing
11 24 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (15.79%) TDD
11 24 (15.79%) Web Development
12 23 (15.13%) Service Design
12 23 (15.13%) User Stories
13 21 (13.82%) Functional Testing
13 21 (13.82%) Kanban
14 20 (13.16%) BDD
14 20 (13.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (59.21%) Java
2 54 (35.53%) Python
2 54 (35.53%) Ruby
3 53 (34.87%) Scala
4 49 (32.24%) C#
5 32 (21.05%) SQL
6 13 (8.55%) Groovy
7 9 (5.92%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.32%) ABAP
9 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.66%) C
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) C-shell
10 1 (0.66%) Delphi
10 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (21.05%) ISEB
2 22 (14.47%) ISTQB
3 21 (13.82%) Degree
4 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.58%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.66%) APMP
8 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (22.37%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Docker
1 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Btrfs
2 1 (0.66%) iptables
2 1 (0.66%) KVM
2 1 (0.66%) LXC
2 1 (0.66%) NFS
2 1 (0.66%) Snort
2 1 (0.66%) Squid
2 1 (0.66%) Varnish
2 1 (0.66%) vCloud
2 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Ansible
1 4 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.66%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.66%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.66%) Nessus
3 1 (0.66%) rkt
3 1 (0.66%) Scalr
3 1 (0.66%) systemd
Vendors
1 51 (33.55%) Google
2 23 (15.13%) Atlassian
3 15 (9.87%) Oracle
3 15 (9.87%) Talend
4 13 (8.55%) Rally
5 7 (4.61%) Bloomberg
5 7 (4.61%) Reuters
6 6 (3.95%) SAP
7 3 (1.97%) Adobe
7 3 (1.97%) HP
7 3 (1.97%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.97%) Twitter
7 3 (1.97%) VMware
8 2 (1.32%) hybris
8 2 (1.32%) Informatica
8 2 (1.32%) Pega
8 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.66%) NetApp
9 1 (0.66%) Serena
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