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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / South West
Rank 109 124 139
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing Confluence 24 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.67% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.05% 3.60% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 3
Median daily rate £420 £341 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -19.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
397 556 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.38% 18.58% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 404 312
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £489 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +75.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £51.60 £33.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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
Wiltshire - 12 £413 - 1
Bristol -1 7 £404 -15.00% 1
Gloucestershire +4 3 £550 +71.87% 6
Devon - 1 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 55 (96.49%) JIRA
2 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (47.37%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 24 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (42.11%) DevOps
5 23 (40.35%) Scrum
6 22 (38.60%) Oracle
7 20 (35.09%) Linux
7 20 (35.09%) Jenkins
8 18 (31.58%) SQL
9 17 (29.82%) Bitbucket
9 17 (29.82%) Ansible
9 17 (29.82%) Docker
9 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
10 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (26.32%) Open Source
12 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (22.81%) Artifactory
13 12 (21.05%) Microservices
13 12 (21.05%) Atlassian
13 12 (21.05%) XML
13 12 (21.05%) Python
13 12 (21.05%) Spring
14 11 (19.30%) MySQL
14 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
14 11 (19.30%) BPSS Clearance
14 11 (19.30%) ELK Stack
15 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
15 10 (17.54%) Windows

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 9 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (14.04%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.26%) Mule
4 3 (5.26%) Mule ESB
5 2 (3.51%) CICS
5 2 (3.51%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) HipChat
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.53%) Slack
4 5 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (7.02%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (7.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (7.02%) Amazon S3
5 4 (7.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (7.02%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (7.02%) Route 53
5 4 (7.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (5.26%) GitHub
7 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
2 4 (7.02%) SSL
2 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) DMZ
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.77%) Big Data
6 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.77%) OrientDB
7 4 (7.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (7.02%) Neo4j
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.51%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (3.51%) DB2
9 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (96.49%) JIRA
2 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 24 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (35.09%) Jenkins
5 17 (29.82%) Bitbucket
6 13 (22.81%) Artifactory
7 8 (14.04%) Maven
7 8 (14.04%) SonarQube
8 6 (10.53%) Ant
9 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
9 5 (8.77%) JUnit
9 5 (8.77%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
10 4 (7.02%) Vagrant
11 3 (5.26%) Gradle
12 2 (3.51%) Selenium
12 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
13 1 (1.75%) EasyMock
13 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Electronics
3 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Analyst
1 12 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Business Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Java Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (12.28%) WebOps Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Data Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) Spring
1 12 (21.05%) XML
2 11 (19.30%) ELK Stack
3 7 (12.28%) CSS
3 7 (12.28%) EJB
3 7 (12.28%) HTML
3 7 (12.28%) WebCenter
4 6 (10.53%) REST
5 5 (8.77%) CSS3
5 5 (8.77%) DHTML
5 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
5 5 (8.77%) HTML5
5 5 (8.77%) Java EE
5 5 (8.77%) JSF
5 5 (8.77%) JSON
5 5 (8.77%) SOAP
6 4 (7.02%) J2EE
7 3 (5.26%) Web Services
7 3 (5.26%) XSD
8 2 (3.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Wiki
2 5 (8.77%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) CESG
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) Amazon Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.53%) CentOS
4 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.02%) CoreOS
5 4 (7.02%) Unix
6 2 (3.51%) Debian
6 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) DevOps
3 23 (40.35%) Scrum
4 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (26.32%) Open Source
6 12 (21.05%) Microservices
7 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 9 (15.79%) OO
7 9 (15.79%) User Stories
8 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
8 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.28%) Database Tuning
9 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Web Development
9 7 (12.28%) Web Operations
10 6 (10.53%) ITIL
10 6 (10.53%) OOD
10 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) Python
4 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.79%) Ruby
7 7 (12.28%) C
8 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
10 4 (7.02%) Scala
11 2 (3.51%) C#
11 2 (3.51%) Groovy
11 2 (3.51%) JCL
11 2 (3.51%) PHP
11 2 (3.51%) REXX
11 2 (3.51%) XPath
12 1 (1.75%) C++
12 1 (1.75%) Perl
12 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
3 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) CISA
4 4 (7.02%) CISSP
4 4 (7.02%) IIBA
4 4 (7.02%) ISEB
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) CCNP
5 2 (3.51%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Docker
2 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) LXC
4 4 (7.02%) VirtualBox
5 2 (3.51%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Ansible
2 9 (15.79%) Terraform
3 8 (14.04%) Kibana
4 7 (12.28%) Icinga
4 7 (12.28%) logstash
5 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (8.77%) Packer
5 5 (8.77%) Puppet
6 4 (7.02%) Nagios
6 4 (7.02%) OSSEC
7 3 (5.26%) PowerCLI
8 2 (3.51%) CA Endevor
8 2 (3.51%) CloudHub
8 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) Atlassian
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.77%) SAP
4 5 (8.77%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) New Relic
6 3 (5.26%) Black Duck
7 2 (3.51%) CA
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) IFS
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) Zend
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