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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 134 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.041% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £319 £400
% change year-on-year
+49.01% -20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
525 486 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.45% 19.82% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 293 277
Average daily rate £375 £374 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% +14.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 13
Average hourly rate £23.22 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £29.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bristol - 5 £405 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - - - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Wiki
2 7 (77.78%) Ubuntu
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) CentOS
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) ZABBIX
2 7 (77.78%) Postfix
2 7 (77.78%) XenServer
2 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Samba
2 7 (77.78%) Debian
2 7 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) LDAP
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Hudson
2 7 (77.78%) MediaWiki

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (77.78%) nginx
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) MediaWiki
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LDAP
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) IPv6
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Hudson
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Wiki
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Ubuntu
1 7 (77.78%) CentOS
1 7 (77.78%) Debian
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (77.78%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Build Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) Database Theory
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database Theory
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) Postfix
1 7 (77.78%) XenServer
1 7 (77.78%) Samba
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) ZABBIX
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Salt
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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