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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 128 142 143
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 16 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.28% 0.090%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.02% 1.60% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Median daily rate £463 £600 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% +54.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
529 561 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.67% 17.20% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 364 347
Median daily rate £370 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +159.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Gloucestershire +10 8 £375 - 5
Wiltshire - 3 £560 - 1
Dorset - 2 £338 -
Bristol -7 1 £475 -20.83%
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 43 (95.56%) JIRA
2 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
3 28 (62.22%) Jenkins
4 20 (44.44%) Maven
5 19 (42.22%) VMware
5 19 (42.22%) XML
5 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (40.00%) Oracle
7 16 (35.56%) Web Services
7 16 (35.56%) REST
7 16 (35.56%) GitHub
8 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 15 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
8 15 (33.33%) SOA
8 15 (33.33%) WSDL
8 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 15 (33.33%) Citrix
8 15 (33.33%) XSD
8 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
8 15 (33.33%) Scrum
8 15 (33.33%) Xen
9 14 (31.11%) Migration
9 14 (31.11%) Data Migration
10 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
11 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
12 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
12 11 (24.44%) Open Source
12 11 (24.44%) Bitbucket
12 11 (24.44%) MODAF

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 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.44%) CICS
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.22%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) HipChat
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.22%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) MySQL
1 9 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) OrientDB
2 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) Big Data
3 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (15.56%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (95.56%) JIRA
2 28 (62.22%) Jenkins
3 20 (44.44%) Maven
4 11 (24.44%) Bitbucket
4 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
5 10 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (15.56%) Hudson
7 4 (8.89%) Ant
8 3 (6.67%) JUnit
8 3 (6.67%) Subversion
9 2 (4.44%) EasyMock
10 1 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
10 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
10 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.22%) Selenium
10 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Data Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Applications Architect
5 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) C# Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) XML
2 16 (35.56%) REST
2 16 (35.56%) Web Services
3 15 (33.33%) WSDL
3 15 (33.33%) XSD
4 8 (17.78%) EJB
4 8 (17.78%) Java EE
4 8 (17.78%) JSF
4 8 (17.78%) Spring
5 3 (6.67%) .NET
6 2 (4.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.22%) CSS
7 1 (2.22%) HTML
7 1 (2.22%) Kafka
7 1 (2.22%) Kendo UI
7 1 (2.22%) Middleware
7 1 (2.22%) OpenCL
7 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) NHS
1 8 (17.78%) Wiki
2 7 (15.56%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.44%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Ergonomics
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) VHDL
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Scrum
2 15 (33.33%) SOA
2 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 15 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 14 (31.11%) Data Migration
3 14 (31.11%) Migration
4 11 (24.44%) MODAF
4 11 (24.44%) OO
4 11 (24.44%) Open Source
5 10 (22.22%) DevOps
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.78%) Data Architecture
6 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.78%) OOD
6 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
7 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) Ruby
4 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
4 8 (17.78%) Scala
5 7 (15.56%) C
6 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.89%) Python
7 3 (6.67%) C-shell
8 2 (4.44%) C#
8 2 (4.44%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.44%) JCL
8 2 (4.44%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.44%) REXX
9 1 (2.22%) Lua
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
3 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) HL7
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (33.33%) Xen
3 3 (6.67%) NFS
3 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
4 2 (4.44%) RACF
5 1 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.22%) Docker
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.44%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) CA Endevor
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Packer
4 1 (2.22%) Salt
4 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Oracle
3 15 (33.33%) Citrix
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Atlassian
5 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 3 (6.67%) HP
6 3 (6.67%) NetApp
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.44%) CA
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.22%) Zend
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