The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.51% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £253 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £108.13 - -
Confluence
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
81 104 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.46% 22.17% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 66 28
Average daily rate £408 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 3 - -
Crawley - 2 £253 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £325 -
Horsham - 1 £150 -
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence.

1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) Maven
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) Ant
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Documentum
6 4 (40.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (30.00%) BEA
7 3 (30.00%) RUP
7 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (30.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) Unix
7 3 (30.00%) JUnit
7 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Documentum
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Ant
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (10.00%) Gradle
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
6 1 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (10.00%) jMock
6 1 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Documentum Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PMO Assistant
3 2 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Django
3 2 (20.00%) Guice
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (10.00%) WDK
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) RUP
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) BEA
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Pega
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (10.00%) SAP