The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
UK
Rank 192 263 433
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +170
Contract jobs citing Confluence 611 431 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.35% 0.84% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.73% 4.98% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 268 121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £175.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.85% +288.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +288.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7908 8662 9164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.44% 16.94% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5124 5521 5611
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 229 315
Median hourly rate £18.70 £21.40 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.61% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Confluence within the UK.

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Confluence
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Confluence within the UK.

Confluence Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Confluence
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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
England +88 593 £453 +6.52% 102
London +68 324 £475 +11.76% 66
South East +44 66 £450 +38.46% 9
Yorkshire +29 60 £475 +9.69% 8
City of London +34 48 £425 -27.65% 16
West Yorkshire -1 38 £475 +9.69% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 37 £388 -6.62% 6
Tyne and Wear +12 37 £388 -6.62% 6
North East +10 37 £388 -6.62% 6
Leeds +16 36 £475 +11.11% 7
South West +31 31 £425 +22.30% 3
East of England -2 28 £529 +20.85% 3
Oxfordshire +15 22 £475 +18.75% 1
South Yorkshire - 20 £495 -
West Sussex -1 17 £500 +98.01% 1
North West +2 16 £406 +8.33% 3
Worthing -3 16 £506 -
Sheffield - 16 £495 -
Essex +1 15 £525 +20.00%
West Midlands -16 14 £474 +5.27% 4
Scotland +24 13 £450 +20.00% 3
Oxford +12 12 £475 +5.55%
Bristol +10 11 £450 +5.88% 1
Shropshire +8 11 £469 +1.90% 2
Telford +8 11 £469 +1.90% 2
Hertfordshire +6 11 £840 +49.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea -5 11 £523 +19.08%
Swindon - 11 £413 -
Wiltshire - 11 £413 -
Berkshire +23 9 £450 +200.00% 1

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 1376 (97.80%) JIRA
2 995 (70.72%) Agile Software Development
3 553 (39.30%) Jenkins
4 550 (39.09%) Git (software)
5 547 (38.88%) Java
6 530 (37.67%) Scrum
7 430 (30.56%) Atlassian
8 417 (29.64%) Linux
9 399 (28.36%) DevOps
10 344 (24.45%) Continuous Integration
11 308 (21.89%) JavaScript
12 304 (21.61%) HTML
13 272 (19.33%) TDD
14 256 (18.19%) Spring
15 252 (17.91%) Oracle
16 250 (17.77%) Puppet
17 246 (17.48%) Python
18 242 (17.20%) BDD
19 233 (16.56%) Docker
20 231 (16.42%) Security Cleared
21 229 (16.28%) Open Source
22 227 (16.13%) CSS
23 217 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
23 217 (15.42%) Selenium
24 215 (15.28%) Finance
25 214 (15.21%) SQL
26 209 (14.85%) Configuration Management
27 204 (14.50%) REST
27 204 (14.50%) Ansible
28 198 (14.07%) HTML5

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 108 (7.68%) Apache
2 80 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
3 75 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 48 (3.41%) WebSphere
5 47 (3.34%) WebLogic
6 45 (3.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 43 (3.06%) nginx
8 40 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 39 (2.77%) OpenStack
10 35 (2.49%) SharePoint
11 31 (2.20%) CMS
12 25 (1.78%) Apache Spark
13 22 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 20 (1.42%) IIS
15 15 (1.07%) JBoss
16 13 (0.92%) Apache Qpid
17 12 (0.85%) Apache Solr
18 10 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
19 8 (0.57%) Liferay
Applications
1 69 (4.90%) HipChat
2 35 (2.49%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.99%) MS Office
4 28 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.71%) MS Project
6 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.28%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.071%) Mingle
8 1 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.071%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (0.28%) SAP PSCD
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.071%) RMDS
7 1 (0.071%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.071%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.071%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 217 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (8.81%) GitHub
3 95 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (2.77%) Amazon S3
6 37 (2.63%) PaaS
7 31 (2.20%) Slack
8 29 (2.06%) IaaS
9 23 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
10 22 (1.56%) OpenShift
11 18 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
12 17 (1.21%) Trello
13 16 (1.14%) CloudBees
13 16 (1.14%) Route 53
14 12 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (0.78%) SaaS
16 10 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.76%) HTTP
2 61 (4.34%) DNS
3 50 (3.55%) LDAP
4 46 (3.27%) OpenLDAP
5 45 (3.20%) OpenVPN
5 45 (3.20%) SSH
6 35 (2.49%) VPN
7 30 (2.13%) Firewall
8 24 (1.71%) Reverse Proxy
8 24 (1.71%) SSL
9 23 (1.63%) TCP/IP
10 21 (1.49%) Internet
11 17 (1.21%) AMQP
11 17 (1.21%) IPsec
12 16 (1.14%) Intranet
13 15 (1.07%) Wireshark
14 14 (1.00%) VoIP
15 9 (0.64%) Kerberos
16 8 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
17 7 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (12.65%) PostgreSQL
2 109 (7.75%) MongoDB
3 107 (7.60%) Relational Database
4 101 (7.18%) Hadoop
5 92 (6.54%) Oracle Database
6 90 (6.40%) SQL Server
7 77 (5.47%) MySQL
8 72 (5.12%) NoSQL
9 63 (4.48%) Big Data
10 46 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 35 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
11 35 (2.49%) HBase
12 30 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
14 22 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (0.92%) RDBMS
18 12 (0.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1376 (97.80%) JIRA
2 553 (39.30%) Jenkins
3 550 (39.09%) Git (software)
4 217 (15.42%) Selenium
5 193 (13.72%) Cucumber
6 174 (12.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 173 (12.30%) JUnit
8 171 (12.15%) Maven
9 149 (10.59%) Subversion
10 146 (10.38%) Bitbucket
11 109 (7.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 98 (6.97%) SonarQube
13 95 (6.75%) JIRA Agile
14 83 (5.90%) TeamCity
15 82 (5.83%) Ant
16 75 (5.33%) SoapUI
17 62 (4.41%) WebDriver
18 59 (4.19%) Vagrant
19 53 (3.77%) Liquibase
20 44 (3.13%) Gradle
General
1 215 (15.28%) Finance
2 130 (9.24%) Banking
3 68 (4.83%) Retail
4 38 (2.70%) Publishing
5 21 (1.49%) Legal
6 19 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.07%) Marketing
8 14 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.92%) Games
10 11 (0.78%) Back Office
10 11 (0.78%) Front Office
11 9 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.50%) Electronics
14 6 (0.43%) Advertising
15 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.21%) Automotive
17 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 392 (27.86%) Developer
2 210 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 145 (10.31%) Analyst
4 136 (9.67%) Java Developer
5 88 (6.25%) Architect
6 85 (6.04%) Business Analyst
7 70 (4.98%) Tester
8 66 (4.69%) Consultant
9 63 (4.48%) Project Manager
10 54 (3.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 48 (3.41%) Software Engineer
12 42 (2.99%) Senior Developer
13 41 (2.91%) Scrum Master
14 39 (2.77%) Administrator
15 38 (2.70%) Automation Tester
16 36 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
17 35 (2.49%) AWS Engineer
18 34 (2.42%) Linux Engineer
19 32 (2.27%) AWS DevOps
20 31 (2.20%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (21.61%) HTML
2 256 (18.19%) Spring
3 227 (16.13%) CSS
4 204 (14.50%) REST
5 198 (14.07%) HTML5
6 188 (13.36%) RESTful
7 166 (11.80%) JSON
8 159 (11.30%) XML
9 151 (10.73%) CSS3
10 139 (9.88%) AngularJS
11 122 (8.67%) Web Services
12 117 (8.32%) Node.js
13 106 (7.53%) SOAP
14 78 (5.54%) Elastic Stack
14 78 (5.54%) Software Packaging
15 77 (5.47%) .NET
16 75 (5.33%) Django
17 71 (5.05%) Ajax
18 68 (4.83%) Gherkin
19 67 (4.76%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.68%) User Experience
2 88 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (2.77%) iPad
7 38 (2.70%) Virtual Team
8 29 (2.06%) Wiki
9 27 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
10 26 (1.85%) Social Media
11 20 (1.42%) PKI
12 19 (1.35%) Equities
13 18 (1.28%) Fintech
14 15 (1.07%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.92%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.92%) Data Centre
15 13 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
16 12 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 11 (0.78%) Clustering
17 11 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 417 (29.64%) Linux
2 173 (12.30%) Unix
3 144 (10.23%) Windows
4 101 (7.18%) CentOS
5 97 (6.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 32 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 27 (1.92%) Apple iOS
9 23 (1.63%) AIX
10 17 (1.21%) VyOS
11 13 (0.92%) RancherOS
12 10 (0.71%) Android
12 10 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.57%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.36%) Solaris
16 4 (0.28%) CoreOS
17 3 (0.21%) Debian
18 1 (0.071%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 995 (70.72%) Agile Software Development
2 530 (37.67%) Scrum
3 399 (28.36%) DevOps
4 344 (24.45%) Continuous Integration
5 272 (19.33%) TDD
6 242 (17.20%) BDD
7 229 (16.28%) Open Source
8 209 (14.85%) Configuration Management
9 198 (14.07%) Kanban
10 175 (12.44%) Continuous Delivery
11 165 (11.73%) Microservices
12 148 (10.52%) Software Engineering
13 147 (10.45%) User Stories
14 133 (9.45%) Automated Testing
15 118 (8.39%) Workflow
16 98 (6.97%) OO
17 92 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
18 89 (6.33%) Coaching
19 88 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
19 88 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 547 (38.88%) Java
2 308 (21.89%) JavaScript
3 246 (17.48%) Python
4 214 (15.21%) SQL
5 197 (14.00%) Ruby
6 111 (7.89%) C#
7 108 (7.68%) Scala
8 83 (5.90%) Shell Script
9 82 (5.83%) Bash Shell
10 69 (4.90%) Perl
11 60 (4.26%) PowerShell
12 56 (3.98%) Groovy
13 54 (3.84%) PL/SQL
14 42 (2.99%) C
15 37 (2.63%) PHP
16 30 (2.13%) C++
17 21 (1.49%) Objective-C
18 18 (1.28%) T-SQL
19 13 (0.92%) Apple Swift
20 11 (0.78%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 231 (16.42%) Security Cleared
2 176 (12.51%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.98%) DV Cleared
4 67 (4.76%) Degree
5 63 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 50 (3.55%) ISEB
7 21 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
8 18 (1.28%) BC Cleared
9 16 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.71%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.71%) IIBA
11 6 (0.43%) CISA
11 6 (0.43%) CISSP
12 4 (0.28%) CBAP
12 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.21%) CCNA
13 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.14%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (10.23%) QA
2 16 (1.14%) SDET
3 12 (0.85%) WCAG
4 10 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.36%) Basel III
6 5 (0.36%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.14%) HL7
7 2 (0.14%) MiFID
8 1 (0.071%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.071%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.071%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.071%) SLA
8 1 (0.071%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.071%) WAI
System Software
1 233 (16.56%) Docker
2 58 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 54 (3.84%) vCloud
4 46 (3.27%) Postfix
4 46 (3.27%) Squid
5 19 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (0.92%) LXC
7 12 (0.85%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.71%) Corosync
8 10 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.50%) PowerHA
11 5 (0.36%) HDFS
12 4 (0.28%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.28%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.14%) Cronacle
14 2 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 250 (17.77%) Puppet
2 204 (14.50%) Ansible
3 99 (7.04%) Terraform
4 96 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 74 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 66 (4.69%) ZABBIX
7 65 (4.62%) Kibana
8 59 (4.19%) logstash
9 46 (3.27%) Docker Swarm
9 46 (3.27%) Rancher
10 36 (2.56%) Packer
11 28 (1.99%) Consul
12 18 (1.28%) Nagios
13 14 (1.00%) HAProxy
14 13 (0.92%) Zenoss
15 12 (0.85%) Dollar Universe
16 11 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (0.78%) Pingdom
16 11 (0.78%) Rundeck
17 10 (0.71%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 430 (30.56%) Atlassian
2 252 (17.91%) Oracle
3 105 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 87 (6.18%) VMware
5 68 (4.83%) Google
6 66 (4.69%) Sonatype
7 59 (4.19%) IBM
8 58 (4.12%) Microsoft
9 48 (3.41%) Splunk
10 34 (2.42%) AppDynamics
11 29 (2.06%) HP
11 29 (2.06%) Sybase
12 26 (1.85%) Adobe
12 26 (1.85%) MuleSoft
12 26 (1.85%) New Relic
13 19 (1.35%) Hortonworks
13 19 (1.35%) SAP
14 17 (1.21%) Vyatta
15 16 (1.14%) ATG
16 15 (1.07%) ServiceNow
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £560 per day £Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £405.94 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 4 days ago