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 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 190 228 236
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +8
Contract jobs citing Confluence 82 40 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.59% 2.37% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 7
Average daily rate £415 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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
1786 1685 1601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.49% 16.88% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 946 887
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 80 85
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

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 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex - 53 £425 - 2
Berkshire -1 8 £200 -33.33%
Oxfordshire +6 7 £450 +20.00% 4
East Sussex - 5 £363 -
Surrey -5 3 £363 - 2
Hampshire -5 2 £425 +10.38% 3
Sussex - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 109 (98.20%) JIRA
2 86 (77.48%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (62.16%) Jenkins
4 67 (60.36%) Java
5 62 (55.86%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (50.45%) JUnit
6 56 (50.45%) Spring
7 55 (49.55%) REST
8 52 (46.85%) Git (software)
9 50 (45.05%) Ajax
9 50 (45.05%) HTML
10 49 (44.14%) CSS
10 49 (44.14%) Open Source
11 48 (43.24%) Ruby
11 48 (43.24%) Python
12 47 (42.34%) Scrum
12 47 (42.34%) Automated Testing
12 47 (42.34%) Subversion
12 47 (42.34%) HTML5
13 46 (41.44%) Scala
14 44 (39.64%) Linux
14 44 (39.64%) C#
14 44 (39.64%) CSS3
15 43 (38.74%) Play Framework
15 43 (38.74%) HTTP
15 43 (38.74%) Guice
15 43 (38.74%) OWASP
15 43 (38.74%) JSON
15 43 (38.74%) Django
15 43 (38.74%) Google

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (7.21%) IIS
2 5 (4.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.70%) Documentum
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) nginx
4 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) MS Office
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) GitHub
3 2 (1.80%) Yammer
4 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.90%) Office 365
4 1 (0.90%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 43 (38.74%) HTTP
2 3 (2.70%) DHCP
2 3 (2.70%) DNS
2 3 (2.70%) SSH
3 2 (1.80%) FTP
3 2 (1.80%) LDAP
3 2 (1.80%) Network Security
4 1 (0.90%) IPsec
4 1 (0.90%) IPv6
4 1 (0.90%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.90%) OSPF
4 1 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.42%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.50%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.90%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 109 (98.20%) JIRA
2 69 (62.16%) Jenkins
3 56 (50.45%) JUnit
4 52 (46.85%) Git (software)
5 47 (42.34%) Subversion
6 18 (16.22%) Selenium
7 17 (15.32%) Cucumber
8 15 (13.51%) Maven
9 11 (9.91%) Ant
9 11 (9.91%) SoapUI
10 8 (7.21%) WebDriver
11 7 (6.31%) Gatling
11 7 (6.31%) Gradle
11 7 (6.31%) Hudson
11 7 (6.31%) JMeter
11 7 (6.31%) jMock
12 6 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
15 3 (2.70%) Gerrit
General
1 17 (15.32%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Electronics
2 9 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.11%) Marketing
2 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Publishing
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (53.15%) Developer
2 31 (27.93%) Scala Developer
3 27 (24.32%) Java Developer
4 20 (18.02%) Analyst
5 16 (14.41%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (11.71%) Test Analyst
7 12 (10.81%) Lead Developer
7 12 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Tester
10 6 (5.41%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.41%) QA Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Java Analyst Developer
11 5 (4.50%) PMO Assistant
11 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.50%) QA Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) QA Test Analyst
12 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.45%) Spring
2 55 (49.55%) REST
3 50 (45.05%) Ajax
3 50 (45.05%) HTML
4 49 (44.14%) CSS
5 47 (42.34%) HTML5
6 44 (39.64%) CSS3
7 43 (38.74%) Django
7 43 (38.74%) Guice
7 43 (38.74%) JSON
7 43 (38.74%) Play Framework
7 43 (38.74%) Ruby on Rails
8 38 (34.23%) RESTful
9 34 (30.63%) Spring MVC
10 16 (14.41%) Web Services
11 10 (9.01%) XML
12 7 (6.31%) Hibernate
12 7 (6.31%) Java EE
12 7 (6.31%) JMS
12 7 (6.31%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) User Experience
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.70%) iPad
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.90%) AS400
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) iSeries
6 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (39.64%) Linux
2 12 (10.81%) Unix
3 9 (8.11%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Android
4 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.90%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.90%) SmartOS
6 1 (0.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (77.48%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (55.86%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (44.14%) Open Source
4 47 (42.34%) Automated Testing
4 47 (42.34%) Scrum
5 43 (38.74%) OWASP
6 39 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 36 (32.43%) Configuration Management
7 36 (32.43%) Web Design
8 35 (31.53%) MVC
9 22 (19.82%) Web Development
10 17 (15.32%) Service Design
11 14 (12.61%) Project Management
12 13 (11.71%) BDD
12 13 (11.71%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.71%) TDD
13 12 (10.81%) Kanban
14 11 (9.91%) Integration Testing
14 11 (9.91%) Performance Testing
14 11 (9.91%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 67 (60.36%) Java
2 48 (43.24%) Python
2 48 (43.24%) Ruby
3 46 (41.44%) Scala
4 44 (39.64%) C#
5 18 (16.22%) SQL
6 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.31%) Groovy
8 5 (4.50%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.80%) Perl
10 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.90%) C
11 1 (0.90%) C++
11 1 (0.90%) Delphi
11 1 (0.90%) PHP
11 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) ISEB
2 15 (13.51%) ISTQB
3 9 (8.11%) Degree
4 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.60%) APMP
7 3 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Btrfs
3 1 (0.90%) iptables
3 1 (0.90%) KVM
3 1 (0.90%) LXC
3 1 (0.90%) Snort
3 1 (0.90%) Squid
3 1 (0.90%) Varnish
3 1 (0.90%) vCloud
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) Ansible
2 3 (2.70%) Puppet
3 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.90%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.90%) Nagios
4 1 (0.90%) Nessus
4 1 (0.90%) Scalr
4 1 (0.90%) systemd
Vendors
1 43 (38.74%) Google
2 19 (17.12%) Oracle
3 11 (9.91%) Atlassian
4 10 (9.01%) SAP
5 7 (6.31%) Rally
6 6 (5.41%) Talend
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.70%) Pega
7 3 (2.70%) Twitter
8 2 (1.80%) BEA
8 2 (1.80%) HP
8 2 (1.80%) hybris
8 2 (1.80%) Informatica
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.80%) VMware
9 1 (0.90%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.90%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.90%) Seapine
9 1 (0.90%) Splunk
Worthing, West Sussex
Maxegan
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago