The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £108.13 - -
Confluence
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
129 55 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.33% 16.13% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 30 27
Average daily rate £425 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £320 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.42 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -57.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) JMeter
3 11 (78.57%) Selenium
3 11 (78.57%) HP UFT
3 11 (78.57%) LoadRunner
3 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
3 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
4 10 (71.43%) HP
4 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
5 9 (64.29%) SNMP
5 9 (64.29%) Mac OS X
5 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) Linux
5 9 (64.29%) PKI
5 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
7 6 (42.86%) QA
8 4 (28.57%) Python
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) ETL
9 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
9 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
9 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
9 3 (21.43%) R
9 3 (21.43%) Open Source

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
2 11 (78.57%) HP UFT
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) JMeter
2 11 (78.57%) LoadRunner
2 11 (78.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Test Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Data Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Python Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Velocity
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Mac OS X
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) R
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
3 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) HP