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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 61 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 8 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.33% 1.82% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 7.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £574 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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
92 180 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.33% 23.41% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 100 103
Median daily rate £350 £424 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.40% +16.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £301 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £19.63 £19.23 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% -23.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +4 6 £473 +11.17%
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) Ant
4 10 (66.67%) SOAP
4 10 (66.67%) Adobe
4 10 (66.67%) ILOG
4 10 (66.67%) FileNet
4 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (66.67%) Subversion
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (66.67%) JSF
4 10 (66.67%) Maven
4 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) LiveCycle
4 10 (66.67%) Hudson
4 10 (66.67%) Splunk
5 9 (60.00%) Spring
5 9 (60.00%) Document Management
5 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) XSD
6 7 (46.67%) JBoss
6 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
6 7 (46.67%) JUnit

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 10 (66.67%) FileNet
1 10 (66.67%) LiveCycle
2 7 (46.67%) GeoServer
2 7 (46.67%) IIS
2 7 (46.67%) JBoss
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Gliffy
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (66.67%) Ant
2 10 (66.67%) Hudson
2 10 (66.67%) Maven
2 10 (66.67%) Subversion
3 7 (46.67%) DbUnit
3 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) JUnit
3 7 (46.67%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) Spock
3 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) JSF
2 10 (66.67%) SOAP
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) Dojo
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (46.67%) Java EE
4 7 (46.67%) Java SE
4 7 (46.67%) JRules
4 7 (46.67%) JSTS
4 7 (46.67%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) XSD
5 6 (40.00%) J2EE
5 6 (40.00%) JPA
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) OpenLayers
6 3 (20.00%) EJB
6 3 (20.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Document Management
4 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) CLAS
4 1 (6.67%) GIAC
4 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Adobe
1 10 (66.67%) ILOG
1 10 (66.67%) Splunk
2 7 (46.67%) Kofax
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.67%) SAP