Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 104 99
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing Confluence 32 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.70% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.29% 3.00% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 6
Bristol median daily rate £425 £431 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -1.43% +11.11%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £384
90th Percentile £488 £522 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +3.03% -13.16% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £43.63 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.06% +28.57% -

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 311 200 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.49% 11.66% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 147 211
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £213
90th Percentile £528 £513 £500
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £366
% change year-on-year +10.13% +2.39% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Bristol median hourly rate £21.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.59% +30.77% -46.72%
10th Percentile £17.15 £17.85 £22.20
90th Percentile £36.45 £43.60 £41.90
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -55.56% +36.36% +26.92%

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 32 (100.00%) JIRA
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Banking
4 17 (53.13%) Scrum
4 17 (53.13%) Microservices
5 16 (50.00%) Finance
6 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
6 15 (46.88%) TeamCity
7 14 (43.75%) HTML5
7 14 (43.75%) CSS3
7 14 (43.75%) Artifactory
7 14 (43.75%) User Stories
7 14 (43.75%) DHTML
7 14 (43.75%) HTML
7 14 (43.75%) Java
7 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 14 (43.75%) SQL
7 14 (43.75%) CSS
7 14 (43.75%) Ant
7 14 (43.75%) XML
8 10 (31.25%) Unix
8 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 9 (28.13%) Spring
9 9 (28.13%) Maven
9 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
9 9 (28.13%) EJB
9 9 (28.13%) JMS
9 9 (28.13%) Eclipse
9 9 (28.13%) JSP
9 9 (28.13%) SOAP

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 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) BrowserStack
1 1 (3.13%) Sauce Labs
1 1 (3.13%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) DTS
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) Big Data
4 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) JIRA
2 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
2 15 (46.88%) TeamCity
3 14 (43.75%) Ant
3 14 (43.75%) Artifactory
4 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 9 (28.13%) Eclipse
5 9 (28.13%) Maven
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium
7 2 (6.25%) JMeter
8 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (3.13%) Subversion
8 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (56.25%) Banking
2 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.50%) Backend Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Transformation Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Environment Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Java Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) CSS
1 14 (43.75%) CSS3
1 14 (43.75%) DHTML
1 14 (43.75%) HTML
1 14 (43.75%) HTML5
1 14 (43.75%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) EJB
2 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
2 9 (28.13%) J2EE
2 9 (28.13%) JMS
2 9 (28.13%) JSP
2 9 (28.13%) REST
2 9 (28.13%) SOAP
2 9 (28.13%) Spring
2 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) Velocity
4 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Microservices
2 17 (53.13%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) User Stories
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) DevOps
9 2 (6.25%) Requirements Management
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Identification
9 2 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Dart
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) GoldenSource
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata