The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£345 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £260 £375
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Confluence
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
326 291 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 18.58% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 159 189
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 13
Average hourly rate £21.75 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 2 £345 -
Confluence
Yorkshire

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (50.00%) SQLPlus
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
6 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (16.67%) dotCover
6 1 (16.67%) Atlassian

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) dotCover
3 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) RUP
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce