Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 October 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +29
Contract jobs citing Confluence 18 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.36% 1.67% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.64% 13.92% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 2
Cambridge median daily rate £405 £478 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.18% +9.14% -
10th Percentile £305 £397 £406
90th Percentile £511 £550 £479
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £405 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 132 79 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.30% 11.99% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 37 57
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £272 £213 £258
90th Percentile £544 £535 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £373 £400
% change year-on-year +13.94% -6.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £14.00 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -16.67%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Cambridge

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Cambridge

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Cambridge

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 18 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Atlassian
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) User Stories
5 4 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (16.67%) Java 8
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (16.67%) Big Data
6 3 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) HipChat
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
1 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Scala Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum Master
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) RESTful
1 3 (16.67%) Spring
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Django
3 1 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Kanban
4 4 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 4 (22.22%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java 8
2 3 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Atlassian
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau