The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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
UK / Wales
Rank 65 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.67% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 3.74% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £319 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
93 107 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 14.95% 17.89% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 69
Median daily rate £350 £350 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £443 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £30.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £30.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Wales 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
South Wales +9 1 - - 1
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 19 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
3 12 (63.16%) Ansible
4 11 (57.89%) Puppet
4 11 (57.89%) IT Governance
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) IBM
5 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
5 10 (52.63%) Tivoli
5 10 (52.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
6 9 (47.37%) Zenoss
6 9 (47.37%) MCollective
6 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (47.37%) Rundeck
6 9 (47.37%) Packer
6 9 (47.37%) Unix
6 9 (47.37%) Apache
6 9 (47.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 9 (47.37%) AIX
6 9 (47.37%) Nessus
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Sonatype
6 9 (47.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (42.11%) ELK Stack
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (47.37%) Apache
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
3 9 (47.37%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (5.26%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Maven
6 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) MCollective
2 8 (42.11%) ELK Stack
3 6 (31.58%) JSON
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Clustering
1 7 (36.84%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) AIX
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) IT Governance
3 7 (36.84%) High Availability
3 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Test Management
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Scala
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (36.84%) PowerHA
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Ansible
2 11 (57.89%) Puppet
3 10 (52.63%) Tivoli
3 10 (52.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (47.37%) Nessus
4 9 (47.37%) Packer
4 9 (47.37%) Rundeck
4 9 (47.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 9 (47.37%) Zenoss
5 7 (36.84%) SCCM
6 1 (5.26%) Consul
6 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.26%) Pingdom
6 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) IBM
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
1 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
2 9 (47.37%) Sonatype
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Symantec
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
6 1 (5.26%) PagerDuty