The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 109 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.086% 0.047% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£345 £100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+245.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £260 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
378 411 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.34% 19.38% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 205 243
Average daily rate £350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Confluence
England

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
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 25 July 2014. 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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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 - 2 £345 - 2
South Yorkshire - - - - 3
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (37.50%) nginx
6 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 3 (37.50%) OpenVPN
6 3 (37.50%) REST
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) SQLPlus
6 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
6 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (37.50%) Squid
6 3 (37.50%) PKI
6 3 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
6 3 (37.50%) UNIX
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) WebLogic

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (37.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (37.50%) SQLPlus
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) dotCover
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) FindBugs
4 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
4 1 (12.50%) Rational Rose
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) RUP
4 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce