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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 61 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Confluence 49 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% - 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.10% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 0 1
Average daily rate £442 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £319
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £108.13 - -
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
405 332 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.09% 19.21% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 228 152
Average daily rate £413 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £14.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Leeds - 28 £430 - 4
Wakefield - 1 £600 -
Confluence
Yorkshire

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 70 (100.00%) JIRA
2 65 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (84.29%) Jenkins
4 56 (80.00%) Java
5 49 (70.00%) DevOps
6 48 (68.57%) Puppet
7 46 (65.71%) Maven
8 45 (64.29%) SonarQube
9 39 (55.71%) Git (software)
10 35 (50.00%) Security Cleared
10 35 (50.00%) Linux
11 34 (48.57%) Selenium
12 33 (47.14%) SC Cleared
13 25 (35.71%) Atlassian
14 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (34.29%) Bash Shell
14 24 (34.29%) Python
14 24 (34.29%) yum
15 23 (32.86%) Microservices
15 23 (32.86%) Data Protection
15 23 (32.86%) Ruby
16 22 (31.43%) vSphere
16 22 (31.43%) Mocha
16 22 (31.43%) SOA
16 22 (31.43%) JUnit
16 22 (31.43%) Appium
16 22 (31.43%) Liquibase
16 22 (31.43%) Bareos
16 22 (31.43%) Sonatype Nexus
16 22 (31.43%) OpenStack

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (31.43%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) GitHub
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) SNMP
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.29%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 70 (100.00%) JIRA
2 59 (84.29%) Jenkins
3 46 (65.71%) Maven
4 45 (64.29%) SonarQube
5 39 (55.71%) Git (software)
6 34 (48.57%) Selenium
7 22 (31.43%) Appium
7 22 (31.43%) JUnit
7 22 (31.43%) Liquibase
7 22 (31.43%) Mocha
7 22 (31.43%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (17.14%) Cucumber
9 10 (14.29%) Ant
9 10 (14.29%) HP UFT
9 10 (14.29%) JMeter
10 9 (12.86%) LoadRunner
11 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
12 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (2.86%) FishEye
12 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Architect
1 22 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) DevOps Architect
3 12 (17.14%) Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Test Leader
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Data Scientist
8 2 (2.86%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (2.86%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Junior
8 2 (2.86%) Junior Applications Support
8 2 (2.86%) Lead Tester
8 2 (2.86%) Principal Test Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) YAML
2 9 (12.86%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.86%) JSON
3 2 (2.86%) LAMP
3 2 (2.86%) OAuth
3 2 (2.86%) OAuth2
3 2 (2.86%) RESTful
3 2 (2.86%) SOAP
3 2 (2.86%) Swagger
3 2 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.43%) WSDL
4 1 (1.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) PKI
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (20.00%) CentOS
2 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 12 (17.14%) Windows
4 10 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.86%) Fedora
5 2 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (70.00%) DevOps
3 23 (32.86%) Data Protection
3 23 (32.86%) Microservices
4 22 (31.43%) SOA
5 21 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (27.14%) Test Automation
7 16 (22.86%) Scrum
8 13 (18.57%) Build Automation
8 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
10 10 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (10.00%) Open Source
13 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
14 4 (5.71%) Web Operations
15 3 (4.29%) Analytics
15 3 (4.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 56 (80.00%) Java
2 24 (34.29%) Bash Shell
2 24 (34.29%) Python
3 23 (32.86%) Ruby
4 21 (30.00%) Perl
5 19 (27.14%) C#
6 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.86%) C
7 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.71%) SQL
9 3 (4.29%) PHP
9 3 (4.29%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (47.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) GPG13
3 1 (1.43%) WAI
3 1 (1.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) vSphere
2 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.57%) Docker
4 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 48 (68.57%) Puppet
2 24 (34.29%) yum
3 22 (31.43%) Bareos
4 12 (17.14%) Ansible
5 4 (5.71%) logstash
6 1 (1.43%) Piwik
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Atlassian
2 14 (20.00%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.86%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.86%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.86%) Splunk
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