Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 81 39
Rank change year-on-year +40 -42 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.19% 0.18% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 1.20% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Belfast median daily rate £432 - £420
County Antrim median daily rate £432 - £420
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 73 83 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 21.66% 15.34% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 51 21
Belfast median daily rate £422 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +16.20% -5.33%
10th Percentile £376 £258 £250
90th Percentile £506 £438 £420
County Antrim median daily rate £422 £413 £355
% change year-on-year +2.30% +16.20% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Belfast median hourly rate - £11.50 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.15% -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £11.50 £12.13
% change year-on-year - -5.15% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Belfast

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Talend
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Spark SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Equities
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Python

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Spark SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Talend
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO