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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / South East
Rank 162 225 235
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +10
Contract jobs citing Confluence 69 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.95% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.18% 1.77% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 19 13
Median daily rate £488 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.34% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £494
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £108.13 -

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
1116 1412 1623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.31% 17.21% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 860 941
Median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 68
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire +18 21 £500 +66.66%
West Sussex +10 15 £449 +77.72% 1
Berkshire +29 10 £500 +53.84% 3
Hampshire +16 10 £357 +10.54% 2
Surrey +18 6 £525 +50.00% 2
Sussex - 3 £373 -
Middlesex +2 1 £375 +17.18%
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 136 (97.84%) JIRA
2 115 (82.73%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.29%) Scrum
4 48 (34.53%) Java
4 48 (34.53%) Git (software)
5 42 (30.22%) Jenkins
5 42 (30.22%) User Stories
6 41 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (28.06%) Selenium
8 32 (23.02%) Atlassian
8 32 (23.02%) Software Engineering
8 32 (23.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (22.30%) RESTful
9 31 (22.30%) Open Source
10 30 (21.58%) SQL
10 30 (21.58%) Performance Testing
11 29 (20.86%) Web Services
12 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
12 28 (20.14%) Kanban
12 28 (20.14%) QA
13 26 (18.71%) TDD
14 25 (17.99%) Automated Testing
14 25 (17.99%) DevOps
15 24 (17.27%) Scala
15 24 (17.27%) Python
16 23 (16.55%) HTML
17 22 (15.83%) CSS
17 22 (15.83%) BDD
18 21 (15.11%) HTML5
18 21 (15.11%) Spring

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 8 (5.76%) Apache
1 8 (5.76%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.32%) IIS
3 5 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.88%) SAP Portal
5 3 (2.16%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.16%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.44%) nginx
6 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
2 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 13 (9.35%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (7.19%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) HTTP
2 8 (5.76%) Intranet
3 3 (2.16%) AMQP
3 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) DNS
4 2 (1.44%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.44%) FlexRay
4 2 (1.44%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.72%) DHCP
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.72%) SSL
5 1 (0.72%) VoIP
5 1 (0.72%) VPN
5 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (7.19%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.76%) Snowflake Schema
3 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (5.04%) MS Access
5 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.60%) MySQL
6 4 (2.88%) Big Data
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.16%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (2.16%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.16%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.16%) OrientDB
8 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 136 (97.84%) JIRA
2 48 (34.53%) Git (software)
3 42 (30.22%) Jenkins
4 39 (28.06%) Selenium
5 19 (13.67%) Cucumber
6 18 (12.95%) SoapUI
7 17 (12.23%) JUnit
8 12 (8.63%) Gatling
8 12 (8.63%) Subversion
9 10 (7.19%) Maven
10 9 (6.47%) Gradle
10 9 (6.47%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (5.76%) Ant
11 8 (5.76%) Bitbucket
11 8 (5.76%) JMeter
11 8 (5.76%) Liquibase
12 7 (5.04%) Vagrant
12 7 (5.04%) WebDriver
13 6 (4.32%) Hudson
13 6 (4.32%) jMock
General
1 15 (10.79%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Publishing
3 5 (3.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.44%) Automotive
4 2 (1.44%) Legal
4 2 (1.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (30.94%) Developer
2 32 (23.02%) Analyst
3 18 (12.95%) Tester
4 15 (10.79%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.79%) Test Analyst
5 11 (7.91%) Automation Tester
5 11 (7.91%) Scrum Master
6 10 (7.19%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.47%) ETL Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (6.47%) QA Tester
8 7 (5.04%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (5.04%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Database Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Scala Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 6 (4.32%) Selenium Tester
9 6 (4.32%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.30%) RESTful
2 29 (20.86%) Web Services
3 23 (16.55%) HTML
4 22 (15.83%) CSS
5 21 (15.11%) HTML5
5 21 (15.11%) Spring
6 20 (14.39%) CSS3
6 20 (14.39%) REST
7 16 (11.51%) XML
8 15 (10.79%) Ajax
9 13 (9.35%) JSON
10 12 (8.63%) Gherkin
11 11 (7.91%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.19%) LESS
12 10 (7.19%) Node.js
12 10 (7.19%) Sass
13 9 (6.47%) Django
13 9 (6.47%) Guice
13 9 (6.47%) Play Framework
13 9 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (4.32%) User Experience
3 4 (2.88%) Economics
3 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.88%) Wiki
4 3 (2.16%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.16%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (2.16%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.16%) Informatics
4 3 (2.16%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.16%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.44%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.72%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) Linux
2 12 (8.63%) Unix
2 12 (8.63%) Windows
3 6 (4.32%) CentOS
3 6 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.32%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (82.73%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (40.29%) Scrum
3 42 (30.22%) User Stories
4 41 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (23.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 32 (23.02%) Software Engineering
6 31 (22.30%) Open Source
7 30 (21.58%) Performance Testing
8 28 (20.14%) Kanban
9 26 (18.71%) TDD
10 25 (17.99%) Automated Testing
10 25 (17.99%) DevOps
11 22 (15.83%) BDD
12 19 (13.67%) Waterfall
13 18 (12.95%) Configuration Management
14 17 (12.23%) Unit Testing
15 16 (11.51%) Data Analysis
16 15 (10.79%) Workflow
17 12 (8.63%) Migration
17 12 (8.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.53%) Java
2 30 (21.58%) SQL
3 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.27%) Python
4 24 (17.27%) Scala
5 17 (12.23%) Groovy
6 13 (9.35%) Ruby
7 9 (6.47%) C#
8 7 (5.04%) C
9 5 (3.60%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.88%) ABAP
10 4 (2.88%) C++
10 4 (2.88%) Perl
10 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.16%) PHP
12 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.51%) ISEB
2 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.76%) Degree
5 6 (4.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.60%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.72%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.14%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (8.63%) Docker
2 3 (2.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.72%) iptables
3 1 (0.72%) NFS
3 1 (0.72%) Postfix
3 1 (0.72%) vCloud
3 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) Puppet
2 7 (5.04%) Ansible
3 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.88%) Pingdom
5 3 (2.16%) Consul
5 3 (2.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (2.16%) Terraform
6 2 (1.44%) Kibana
6 2 (1.44%) logstash
6 2 (1.44%) Rsyslog
6 2 (1.44%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.72%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (23.02%) Atlassian
2 15 (10.79%) Oracle
3 10 (7.19%) Google
4 9 (6.47%) Talend
5 6 (4.32%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (3.60%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.88%) Adobe
7 4 (2.88%) PagerDuty
7 4 (2.88%) SAP
7 4 (2.88%) webMethods
8 3 (2.16%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.16%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.16%) VMware
9 2 (1.44%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.44%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.72%) ATG
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco
10 1 (0.72%) HP
10 1 (0.72%) Juniper
10 1 (0.72%) Percona
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