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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 53 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.98% 0.72% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £600 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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
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
135 104 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.06% 18.60% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 75 37
Median daily rate £500 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £28.00 £25.00
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 South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Sheffield +4 6 £600 +14.28%
Confluence
Yorkshire

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) XHTML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Zend
2 5 (50.00%) Content Management
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) PHP 5
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) WordPress
3 4 (40.00%) GitHub
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (50.00%) CMS
1 5 (50.00%) WordPress
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) HBase
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) XHTML
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) PHP 5
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) HiveQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica