The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 108 130 149
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Contract jobs citing Confluence 35 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 0.63% 0.091%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.71% 3.42% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 2
Median daily rate £438 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -22.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
454 584 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.27% 18.30% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 419 361
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +77.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £37.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Confluence
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Confluence Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Wiltshire - 18 £438 -
Gloucestershire +5 8 £525 +64.06% 4
Bristol +6 4 £404 -23.09%
Devon +7 3 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 47 (95.92%) JIRA
2 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.86%) Scrum
4 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
5 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
5 19 (38.78%) Java
6 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
6 18 (36.73%) Bitbucket
7 17 (34.69%) DevOps
7 17 (34.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (34.69%) SQL
8 15 (30.61%) Open Source
9 14 (28.57%) Oracle
9 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 12 (24.49%) Python
11 11 (22.45%) MySQL
11 11 (22.45%) Spring
11 11 (22.45%) BPSS Clearance
12 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
12 10 (20.41%) Ansible
12 10 (20.41%) Docker
12 10 (20.41%) Artifactory
13 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
13 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
13 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (18.37%) Ruby
13 9 (18.37%) XML
13 9 (18.37%) OO
13 9 (18.37%) Terraform
14 8 (16.33%) SonarQube

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (16.33%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) Mule
2 3 (6.12%) Mule ESB
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) CICS
3 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) HipChat
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.24%) Slack
2 5 (10.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (8.16%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (8.16%) Route 53
3 4 (8.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (6.12%) GitHub
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) SSL
2 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) DMZ
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) WebEx
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (10.20%) Big Data
6 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
6 5 (10.20%) OrientDB
7 4 (8.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (8.16%) Neo4j
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.08%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (2.04%) DB2
9 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 47 (95.92%) JIRA
2 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
3 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
4 18 (36.73%) Bitbucket
5 17 (34.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (20.41%) Artifactory
7 8 (16.33%) Maven
7 8 (16.33%) SonarQube
8 5 (10.20%) JUnit
8 5 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (8.16%) Ant
9 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
9 4 (8.16%) Vagrant
10 3 (6.12%) Gradle
11 2 (4.08%) Selenium
11 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.04%) EasyMock
12 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
12 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Data Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) PowerShell Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Spring
2 9 (18.37%) XML
3 6 (12.24%) EJB
4 5 (10.20%) Java EE
4 5 (10.20%) JSF
4 5 (10.20%) JSON
4 5 (10.20%) REST
5 4 (8.16%) CSS
5 4 (8.16%) ELK Stack
5 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 4 (8.16%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) J2EE
6 3 (6.12%) XSD
7 2 (4.08%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.08%) DHTML
7 2 (4.08%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Wiki
2 5 (10.20%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.08%) CESG
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.24%) CentOS
4 4 (8.16%) CoreOS
5 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 3 (6.12%) Windows
6 2 (4.08%) Debian
6 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Scrum
3 17 (34.69%) DevOps
4 15 (30.61%) Open Source
5 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.37%) OO
6 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
6 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 6 (12.24%) OOD
8 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) User Stories
9 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.20%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) Python
4 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Ruby
6 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.29%) C
6 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
8 4 (8.16%) Scala
9 2 (4.08%) C#
9 2 (4.08%) Groovy
9 2 (4.08%) JCL
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) REXX
9 2 (4.08%) XPath
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) C-shell
10 1 (2.04%) Perl
10 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
4 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.16%) CISA
5 4 (8.16%) CISSP
5 4 (8.16%) IIBA
5 4 (8.16%) ISEB
6 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (4.08%) CCNP
6 2 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) LXC
4 4 (8.16%) VirtualBox
5 2 (4.08%) RACF
6 1 (2.04%) NFS
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Ansible
2 9 (18.37%) Terraform
3 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.20%) Packer
3 5 (10.20%) Puppet
4 4 (8.16%) Nagios
4 4 (8.16%) OSSEC
5 3 (6.12%) PowerCLI
6 2 (4.08%) CA Endevor
6 2 (4.08%) CloudHub
6 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.04%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Atlassian
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) SAP
4 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 4 (8.16%) New Relic
5 3 (6.12%) Black Duck
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.08%) CA
6 2 (4.08%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) IFS
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp
7 1 (2.04%) Zend
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