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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 61 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% 1.59% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.45% 6.45% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £381 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.27% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £381 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £530
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
UK

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
93 217 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 13.90% 24.69% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 149 79
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £38.20 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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
South Wales +11 4 £334 -17.08% 2
West Wales - 2 £575 - 4
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UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) Maven
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) J2SE
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Adobe
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) EJB
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Ant
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) ILOG
6 3 (33.33%) FileNet
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) Document Management
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (33.33%) JSF

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 3 (33.33%) FileNet
1 3 (33.33%) LiveCycle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Hudson
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) J2SE
3 3 (33.33%) JSF
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) BC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) ILOG
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
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