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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 68 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 26 42 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.78% 2.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.04% 12.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 0
Median daily rate £475 £442 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
259 329 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.76% 17.03% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 220 215
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.03 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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
Leeds +4 25 £475 +9.69% 2
Halifax - 1 £396 - 1
Confluence
Yorkshire

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 72 (100.00%) JIRA
2 54 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 49 (68.06%) Spring
4 48 (66.67%) HTML
5 47 (65.28%) Open Source
6 45 (62.50%) Java
6 45 (62.50%) Python
7 44 (61.11%) Scrum
7 44 (61.11%) JSON
8 42 (58.33%) Linux
9 41 (56.94%) Ruby
9 41 (56.94%) RESTful
10 40 (55.56%) Scala
10 40 (55.56%) HTML5
10 40 (55.56%) Django
10 40 (55.56%) Play Framework
11 34 (47.22%) Relational Database
11 34 (47.22%) Puppet
12 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
13 29 (40.28%) MongoDB
13 29 (40.28%) NoSQL
13 29 (40.28%) Selenium
14 27 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (36.11%) Cucumber
16 25 (34.72%) TDD
17 21 (29.17%) Mentoring
18 20 (27.78%) Microservices
19 18 (25.00%) REST
20 17 (23.61%) JUnit

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 7 (9.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (5.56%) Apache
2 4 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) GitHub
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) CloudBees
2 3 (4.17%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) Relational Database
2 29 (40.28%) MongoDB
2 29 (40.28%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.94%) Riak
4 4 (5.56%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 72 (100.00%) JIRA
2 54 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 30 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 29 (40.28%) Selenium
5 26 (36.11%) Cucumber
6 17 (23.61%) JUnit
7 16 (22.22%) Subversion
8 7 (9.72%) Maven
9 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.56%) IntelliJ
10 4 (5.56%) JMeter
11 3 (4.17%) git-flow
11 3 (4.17%) SonarQube
12 1 (1.39%) Appium
12 1 (1.39%) Calabash
12 1 (1.39%) Gitweb
12 1 (1.39%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (1.39%) Liquibase
12 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) Architect
3 15 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 9 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (12.50%) Java Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Leader
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum Master
8 5 (6.94%) Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Lead Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Agile Scrum Master
9 3 (4.17%) Java Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) Spring
2 48 (66.67%) HTML
3 44 (61.11%) JSON
4 41 (56.94%) RESTful
5 40 (55.56%) Django
5 40 (55.56%) HTML5
5 40 (55.56%) Play Framework
6 18 (25.00%) REST
7 17 (23.61%) CSS
8 15 (20.83%) Ajax
8 15 (20.83%) CSS3
8 15 (20.83%) Guice
8 15 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
8 15 (20.83%) Spring MVC
9 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.33%) Middleware
10 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
11 4 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (5.56%) NHibernate
11 4 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 14 (19.44%) Social Media
3 10 (13.89%) Tandem
4 9 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.78%) NHS
8 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) CentOS
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (65.28%) Open Source
3 44 (61.11%) Scrum
4 25 (34.72%) TDD
5 21 (29.17%) Mentoring
6 20 (27.78%) Microservices
7 17 (23.61%) Business Analysis
7 17 (23.61%) Kanban
8 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (20.83%) Automated Testing
9 15 (20.83%) BDD
9 15 (20.83%) MVC
9 15 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (20.83%) Web Design
10 14 (19.44%) OWASP
11 12 (16.67%) UML
12 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (13.89%) Web Development
13 9 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) Java
1 45 (62.50%) Python
2 41 (56.94%) Ruby
3 40 (55.56%) Scala
4 14 (19.44%) C#
5 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) NFS
2 1 (1.39%) Squid
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (47.22%) Puppet
2 27 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) Grafana
4 1 (1.39%) Graphite
4 1 (1.39%) Graylog
4 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.39%) Icinga
4 1 (1.39%) logstash
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) StatsD
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Google
2 4 (5.56%) Splunk
3 3 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) F5
5 1 (1.39%) hybris
5 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.39%) New Relic
5 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) VMware