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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 118 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £438 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.35 - -

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 256 389 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 13.96% 16.46% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 206 161
Median daily rate £368 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.52% +0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -62.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Confluence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +7 4 £538 -
Slough - 2 £350 -
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 14 (63.64%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) DevOps
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Mercurial
6 10 (45.45%) BDD
6 10 (45.45%) REST
6 10 (45.45%) MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Spring
6 10 (45.45%) JSF
6 10 (45.45%) Maven
6 10 (45.45%) JUnit
6 10 (45.45%) Struts
6 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 10 (45.45%) SOA
6 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
6 10 (45.45%) IntelliJ
6 10 (45.45%) Microservices
6 10 (45.45%) Gradle
6 10 (45.45%) User Stories
7 9 (40.91%) TDD
7 9 (40.91%) Pair Programming
7 9 (40.91%) Kanban

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 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Solr
3 4 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) nginx
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (22.73%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (22.73%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.55%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 10 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 10 (45.45%) Gradle
4 10 (45.45%) IntelliJ
4 10 (45.45%) JUnit
4 10 (45.45%) Maven
4 10 (45.45%) Mercurial
5 4 (18.18%) Checkstyle
5 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
6 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) FishEye
6 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) JSF
1 10 (45.45%) REST
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
1 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
1 10 (45.45%) Struts
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) React
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) LAMP
4 3 (13.64%) Node.js
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.55%) Celery
6 1 (4.55%) Ember.js
6 1 (4.55%) Kafka
6 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 10 (45.45%) Microservices
4 10 (45.45%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) SOA
4 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 10 (45.45%) User Stories
5 9 (40.91%) Kanban
5 9 (40.91%) Pair Programming
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
6 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Content Management
7 4 (18.18%) ERP
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) KVM
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
1 2 (9.09%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) hybris
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Hortonworks