The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 94 140 126
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -14
Contract jobs citing Confluence 41 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.01% 1.13% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 3
Median daily rate £428 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £333 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £377 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Confluence
England

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
585 622 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.35% 21.36% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 398 261
Median daily rate £430 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.10% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 22
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.34 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +19.66%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +27 31 £425 +13.33% 7
South Yorkshire -1 7 £450 +35.84% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 91 (100.00%) JIRA
2 80 (87.91%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (80.22%) Jenkins
4 70 (76.92%) Java
5 58 (63.74%) DevOps
6 55 (60.44%) Linux
7 53 (58.24%) Puppet
8 49 (53.85%) Git (software)
9 46 (50.55%) Maven
10 45 (49.45%) SonarQube
11 44 (48.35%) Selenium
12 38 (41.76%) Ruby
13 31 (34.07%) Security Cleared
13 31 (34.07%) Python
14 30 (32.97%) Atlassian
15 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
15 29 (31.87%) OpenStack
15 29 (31.87%) Bash Shell
16 28 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (30.77%) Appium
16 28 (30.77%) Scrum
17 27 (29.67%) Chai
17 27 (29.67%) Mocha
17 27 (29.67%) vSphere
18 24 (26.37%) Microservices
18 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (24.18%) C#
20 21 (23.08%) JUnit
20 21 (23.08%) VMware
21 20 (21.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in 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 29 (31.87%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.10%) nginx
3 1 (1.10%) Node.js
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) SNMP
2 3 (3.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) Network Security
3 1 (1.10%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Informix
5 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 91 (100.00%) JIRA
2 73 (80.22%) Jenkins
3 49 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 46 (50.55%) Maven
5 45 (49.45%) SonarQube
6 44 (48.35%) Selenium
7 28 (30.77%) Appium
8 27 (29.67%) Mocha
9 21 (23.08%) JUnit
10 19 (20.88%) Sonatype Nexus
11 18 (19.78%) Liquibase
12 16 (17.58%) Cucumber
13 11 (12.09%) Ant
14 8 (8.79%) HP UFT
14 8 (8.79%) JMeter
15 7 (7.69%) LoadRunner
16 2 (2.20%) Subversion
17 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
17 1 (1.10%) JBehave
17 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (6.59%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Games
2 4 (4.40%) Online Betting
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (30.77%) Architect
3 17 (18.68%) Developer
4 16 (17.58%) Operations Engineer
5 13 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Test Leader
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Tester
9 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.20%) Agile Scrum Master
10 2 (2.20%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.20%) Data Scientist
10 2 (2.20%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.20%) Lead Tester
10 2 (2.20%) Scrum Master
10 2 (2.20%) Senior Tester
10 2 (2.20%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) Chai
2 14 (15.38%) RESTful
3 11 (12.09%) YAML
4 9 (9.89%) .NET
4 9 (9.89%) HTML
4 9 (9.89%) HTML5
4 9 (9.89%) JSON
5 8 (8.79%) Django
5 8 (8.79%) Play Framework
5 8 (8.79%) Spring
6 3 (3.30%) Ajax
6 3 (3.30%) CSS
6 3 (3.30%) REST
7 2 (2.20%) CSS3
7 2 (2.20%) Guice
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.20%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.10%) Behat
8 1 (1.10%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) User Experience
2 8 (8.79%) PKI
3 5 (5.49%) Social Media
4 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.10%) Economics
5 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (60.44%) Linux
2 20 (21.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (18.68%) CentOS
4 16 (17.58%) Ubuntu
5 15 (16.48%) Windows
6 8 (8.79%) Mac OS X
7 7 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (87.91%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (63.74%) DevOps
3 28 (30.77%) Scrum
4 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (26.37%) Microservices
5 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
5 19 (20.88%) Data Protection
5 19 (20.88%) Service Design
6 18 (19.78%) Test Automation
7 17 (18.68%) Build Automation
7 17 (18.68%) SOA
8 15 (16.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (10.99%) Open Source
10 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.79%) Functional Testing
10 8 (8.79%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (8.79%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.59%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (76.92%) Java
2 38 (41.76%) Ruby
3 31 (34.07%) Python
4 29 (31.87%) Bash Shell
5 22 (24.18%) C#
6 20 (21.98%) Perl
7 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
8 8 (8.79%) C
8 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.69%) Groovy
10 6 (6.59%) Scala
11 2 (2.20%) Go
11 2 (2.20%) PHP
11 2 (2.20%) R
12 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Security Cleared
2 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) vSphere
2 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.58%) Docker
4 1 (1.10%) NFS
4 1 (1.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 53 (58.24%) Puppet
2 18 (19.78%) Bareos
2 18 (19.78%) yum
3 17 (18.68%) Ansible
4 12 (13.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) Grafana
5 1 (1.10%) Graphite
5 1 (1.10%) Graylog
5 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.10%) Icinga
5 1 (1.10%) logstash
5 1 (1.10%) Nagios
5 1 (1.10%) StatsD
5 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) Atlassian
2 21 (23.08%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (3.30%) Google
6 1 (1.10%) F5
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.10%) New Relic
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle
6 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto
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