Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 November 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 107 98
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 1.38% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Bristol median daily rate £450 £448 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% -23.83% +38.24%
10th Percentile £348 £390 £335
90th Percentile £625 £488 £600
South West median daily rate £420 £475 £373
% change year-on-year -11.58% +27.52% -11.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £41.25
South West median hourly rate - - £41.25

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 280 290 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.23% 17.14% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 211 193
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £180
90th Percentile £525 £525 £598
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.82% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.00% -80.00% +506.06%
10th Percentile £22.55 £19.10 £51.50
90th Percentile £55.60 £94.50 £125.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +96.25%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Bristol

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Bristol

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) JMS
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) EJB
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) DHTML
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Terraform
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
6 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (14.29%) TestRail
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) DHTML
2 3 (42.86%) EJB
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
2 1 (14.29%) Capita