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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 89 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs citing Confluence 31 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.53% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.87% 1.39% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £378 £580
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 - -
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
394 433 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.44% 20.92% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 268 182
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 13
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Leeds +16 21 £435 +16.00% 5
Halifax - 3 £430 - 1
Confluence
Yorkshire

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 80 (100.00%) JIRA
2 75 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (82.50%) Jenkins
4 61 (76.25%) Java
5 52 (65.00%) DevOps
5 52 (65.00%) Puppet
6 47 (58.75%) Linux
7 46 (57.50%) Maven
8 45 (56.25%) SonarQube
9 42 (52.50%) Selenium
9 42 (52.50%) Git (software)
10 36 (45.00%) Ruby
11 31 (38.75%) Security Cleared
12 29 (36.25%) SC Cleared
12 29 (36.25%) Python
13 28 (35.00%) Atlassian
13 28 (35.00%) OpenStack
13 28 (35.00%) Bash Shell
13 28 (35.00%) Appium
14 27 (33.75%) Chai
14 27 (33.75%) Mocha
14 27 (33.75%) vSphere
14 27 (33.75%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (33.75%) Scrum
15 24 (30.00%) Microservices
16 21 (26.25%) VMware
16 21 (26.25%) C#
17 20 (25.00%) JUnit
17 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (23.75%) Data Protection

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 28 (35.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.25%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.25%) nginx
2 1 (1.25%) Node.js
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 27 (33.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.25%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) SNMP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
3 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.00%) Informix
5 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.25%) Redis
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (100.00%) JIRA
2 66 (82.50%) Jenkins
3 46 (57.50%) Maven
4 45 (56.25%) SonarQube
5 42 (52.50%) Git (software)
5 42 (52.50%) Selenium
6 28 (35.00%) Appium
7 27 (33.75%) Mocha
8 20 (25.00%) JUnit
9 19 (23.75%) Sonatype Nexus
10 18 (22.50%) Liquibase
11 14 (17.50%) Cucumber
12 11 (13.75%) Ant
13 7 (8.75%) HP UFT
13 7 (8.75%) JMeter
14 6 (7.50%) LoadRunner
15 2 (2.50%) Subversion
16 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
16 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
16 1 (1.25%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (5.00%) Games
1 4 (5.00%) Online Betting
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (35.00%) Architect
3 16 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 14 (17.50%) Developer
5 13 (16.25%) DevOps Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Scrum Master
9 2 (2.50%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Data Scientist
9 2 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (2.50%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.50%) Lead Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Scrum Master
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) Chai
2 11 (13.75%) YAML
3 8 (10.00%) .NET
3 8 (10.00%) Django
3 8 (10.00%) HTML
3 8 (10.00%) HTML5
3 8 (10.00%) JSON
3 8 (10.00%) Play Framework
3 8 (10.00%) RESTful
3 8 (10.00%) Spring
4 2 (2.50%) Ajax
4 2 (2.50%) CSS
4 2 (2.50%) CSS3
4 2 (2.50%) Guice
4 2 (2.50%) REST
4 2 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.25%) jQuery
5 1 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) User Experience
2 7 (8.75%) PKI
3 5 (6.25%) Social Media
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (58.75%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (21.25%) CentOS
4 16 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (8.75%) Mac OS X
5 7 (8.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (65.00%) DevOps
3 27 (33.75%) Scrum
4 24 (30.00%) Microservices
5 19 (23.75%) Data Protection
5 19 (23.75%) Service Design
6 18 (22.50%) Configuration Management
6 18 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (21.25%) Build Automation
7 17 (21.25%) SOA
8 16 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 15 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (12.50%) Open Source
11 7 (8.75%) Functional Testing
11 7 (8.75%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (8.75%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) Java
2 36 (45.00%) Ruby
3 29 (36.25%) Python
4 28 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 21 (26.25%) C#
6 18 (22.50%) Perl
7 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.75%) C
8 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.50%) Scala
10 2 (2.50%) PHP
10 2 (2.50%) R
11 1 (1.25%) Go
11 1 (1.25%) Groovy
11 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (38.75%) Security Cleared
2 29 (36.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) vSphere
2 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 52 (65.00%) Puppet
2 18 (22.50%) Bareos
2 18 (22.50%) yum
3 17 (21.25%) Ansible
4 11 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.25%) Grafana
5 1 (1.25%) Graphite
5 1 (1.25%) Graylog
5 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.25%) Icinga
5 1 (1.25%) logstash
5 1 (1.25%) Nagios
5 1 (1.25%) StatsD
5 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Atlassian
2 21 (26.25%) VMware
3 16 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.25%) New Relic
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) Palo Alto