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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
South East / West Sussex
Rank 35 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 15 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.44% 0.94% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.99% 4.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £449 £253 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.72% -
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 West Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
79 113 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.12% 21.28% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 52
Median daily rate £407 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £264 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +120.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 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
Worthing +3 14 £488 -
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
2 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (56.41%) Java
4 21 (53.85%) Scrum
5 20 (51.28%) Scala
6 19 (48.72%) Automated Testing
7 18 (46.15%) RESTful
8 15 (38.46%) Atlassian
9 14 (35.90%) Selenium
10 13 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (33.33%) User Stories
11 12 (30.77%) QA
11 12 (30.77%) Open Source
11 12 (30.77%) Web Services
12 11 (28.21%) Spring
12 11 (28.21%) Subversion
12 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
12 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
12 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (28.21%) Kanban
12 11 (28.21%) Groovy
12 11 (28.21%) REST
12 11 (28.21%) Gherkin
12 11 (28.21%) API Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Defect Management
13 10 (25.64%) Exploratory Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (25.64%) SoapUI
13 10 (25.64%) JSON
13 10 (25.64%) Usability Testing

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (10.26%) SAP Portal
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (35.90%) Selenium
3 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
3 11 (28.21%) Subversion
4 10 (25.64%) SoapUI
5 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 9 (23.08%) JUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.13%) Gatling
7 2 (5.13%) Maven
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Tester
4 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Scala Developer
6 5 (12.82%) ABAP Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Automation Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) SAP Developer
7 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (7.69%) QA Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) RESTful
2 12 (30.77%) Web Services
3 11 (28.21%) Gherkin
3 11 (28.21%) REST
3 11 (28.21%) Spring
4 10 (25.64%) JSON
5 9 (23.08%) Ajax
5 9 (23.08%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) CSS3
5 9 (23.08%) Django
5 9 (23.08%) Guice
5 9 (23.08%) HTML
5 9 (23.08%) HTML5
5 9 (23.08%) Play Framework
5 9 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (12.82%) Spring MVC
6 5 (12.82%) Web Dynpro
6 5 (12.82%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (5.13%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Scrum
3 19 (48.72%) Automated Testing
4 13 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (33.33%) User Stories
5 12 (30.77%) Open Source
6 11 (28.21%) API Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (28.21%) Kanban
6 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
7 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (25.64%) Defect Management
7 10 (25.64%) Exploratory Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Performance Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Security Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Usability Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) Scala
3 11 (28.21%) Groovy
4 10 (25.64%) Ruby
5 9 (23.08%) C#
5 9 (23.08%) Python
6 5 (12.82%) ABAP
6 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.26%) SQL
8 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Atlassian
2 9 (23.08%) Google
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe
3 5 (12.82%) SAP
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) webMethods
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft