The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 122 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 14 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.086% 0.047%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 0.53% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£375 £345 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +245.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +58.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
582 378 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.49% 16.34% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 206 205
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £459 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 23
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £30.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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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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
West Yorkshire -12 11 £375 +8.69% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 16 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) MySQL
5 9 (56.25%) Docker
6 8 (50.00%) logstash
6 8 (50.00%) Vagrant
6 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (50.00%) Apache Camel
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) CSS
6 8 (50.00%) UML
6 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (50.00%) HTML5
6 8 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) Apache
9 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 5 (31.25%) ETL
9 5 (31.25%) XML
9 5 (31.25%) JUnit
9 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
9 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 5 (31.25%) WebSphere

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (25.00%) GlassFish
4 3 (18.75%) CICS
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) SAS
5 1 (6.25%) Jetty
5 1 (6.25%) nginx
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) DMZ
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Adabas
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
5 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
5 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
5 1 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
5 1 (6.25%) FishEye
5 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 1 (6.25%) Gradle
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) UI Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) WSDL
5 4 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 4 (25.00%) JAXB
5 4 (25.00%) Java EE
5 4 (25.00%) Grails
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) W3C
3 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Tandem
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) zOS
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) UML
2 8 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) RUP
5 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) JCL
5 3 (18.75%) COBOL
6 2 (12.50%) NATURAL
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Groovy
7 1 (6.25%) Scala
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) R
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 8 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Google