Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 18 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 114 147
Rank change year-on-year -9 +33 +29
Contract jobs citing Confluence 50 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.23% 1.25% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.08% 8.53% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 15
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% +50.00%
10th Percentile £465 £385 £418
90th Percentile £600 £553 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £478 £425
% change year-on-year -5.76% +12.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £36.50 -
South East median hourly rate £51.25 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +38.51% -17.78% -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 619 598 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.24% 14.67% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 326 359
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £280 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.31% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -26.47% -12.82%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.05 £12.03
90th Percentile £38.65 £38.00 £55.04
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £19.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year +55.12% -14.04% +21.62%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Berkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Berkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Berkshire

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in Berkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +4 30 £550 +10.00% 2
Newbury -4 7 - - 3
Reading -10 5 £438 -2.78% 2
Maidenhead -7 1 - -
Slough -11 1 - - 1
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 50 (100.00%) JIRA
2 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (68.00%) DevOps
4 33 (66.00%) REST
5 31 (62.00%) Jenkins
5 31 (62.00%) Scrum
6 30 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (60.00%) Git (software)
7 28 (56.00%) Kanban
7 28 (56.00%) Unit Testing
7 28 (56.00%) BDD
7 28 (56.00%) TDD
8 27 (54.00%) Web Services
8 27 (54.00%) User Stories
9 26 (52.00%) Mercurial
9 26 (52.00%) Pair Programming
10 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
10 25 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (44.00%) Microservices
12 21 (42.00%) AngularJS
13 20 (40.00%) QA
14 19 (38.00%) Java
14 19 (38.00%) Maven
14 19 (38.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 19 (38.00%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (38.00%) Serverless
15 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
16 17 (34.00%) JUnit
17 16 (32.00%) SOA
17 16 (32.00%) Eclipse

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (22.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 11 (22.00%) Apache Solr
1 11 (22.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 25 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (38.00%) AWS Lambda
2 19 (38.00%) Serverless
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon S3
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (22.00%) CloudFront
4 8 (16.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 8 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.00%) Apigee
6 1 (2.00%) npm
6 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (100.00%) JIRA
2 31 (62.00%) Jenkins
3 30 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 26 (52.00%) Mercurial
5 19 (38.00%) Maven
6 17 (34.00%) JUnit
7 16 (32.00%) Eclipse
8 15 (30.00%) Gradle
8 15 (30.00%) IntelliJ
9 11 (22.00%) Checkstyle
9 11 (22.00%) SonarQube
10 6 (12.00%) Bitbucket
11 4 (8.00%) Selenium
12 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
12 2 (4.00%) JMeter
12 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (2.00%) Buildbot
13 1 (2.00%) FishEye
13 1 (2.00%) Grunt
13 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) .NET Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Backend Developer
5 6 (12.00%) React Developer
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Technical Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) JIRA Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) REST
2 27 (54.00%) Web Services
3 21 (42.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (32.00%) Spring
5 15 (30.00%) JSF
5 15 (30.00%) React
5 15 (30.00%) Spring MVC
5 15 (30.00%) Struts
6 12 (24.00%) HTML
7 11 (22.00%) CSS
7 11 (22.00%) CSS3
7 11 (22.00%) HTML5
7 11 (22.00%) LESS
7 11 (22.00%) Node.js
7 11 (22.00%) Sass
8 7 (14.00%) .NET
8 7 (14.00%) .NET Core
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) User Experience
2 7 (14.00%) iPad
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (68.00%) DevOps
3 31 (62.00%) Scrum
4 30 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (56.00%) BDD
5 28 (56.00%) Kanban
5 28 (56.00%) TDD
5 28 (56.00%) Unit Testing
6 27 (54.00%) User Stories
7 26 (52.00%) Pair Programming
8 22 (44.00%) Microservices
9 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
10 16 (32.00%) Release Management
10 16 (32.00%) SOA
11 15 (30.00%) MVC
11 15 (30.00%) Test Scripting
12 14 (28.00%) E-Commerce
13 11 (22.00%) Content Management
13 11 (22.00%) Cross-Browser Development
13 11 (22.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) Java
3 15 (30.00%) Java 8
4 4 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.00%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Adobe
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) webMethods