Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 January 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 61 35 75
Rank change year-on-year -26 +40 -24
Contract jobs citing Confluence 8 3 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.07% 0.85% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.99% 5.00% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
10th Percentile £259 £343 £339
25th Percentile £431 £369 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £563 £469 £478
90th Percentile £615 £488 £533
East of England median daily rate £530 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +17.78% +1.69% -3.80%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 89 60 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.95% 17.00% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 124
10th Percentile £131 £310 £256
25th Percentile £181 £325 £359
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £500 £425
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -8.60%
75th Percentile £488 £675 £486
90th Percentile £533 £745 £668
East of England median daily rate £475 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 3
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.75 £14.84
25th Percentile £14.25 £18.96 £14.90
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -32.56% +34.38% -20.00%
75th Percentile £14.75 £25.63 £16.88
90th Percentile - £30.85 £16.95
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £21.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +31.82% -56.05%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Cambridgeshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Confluence in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Confluence in Cambridgeshire

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Confluence in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Confluence in Cambridgeshire

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Confluence in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Confluence in Cambridgeshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -9 7 £500 +17.65% 2
Confluence
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Social Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (37.50%) Requirements Gathering
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (37.50%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) GitHub
6 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Visualforce

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) AWS
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (12.50%) Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Power Platform
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Serverless
3 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Power BI
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Organisational Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) React Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) GraphQL
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Swagger
2 1 (12.50%) Velocity
2 1 (12.50%) XHR
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Situational Awareness
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (12.50%) Bash
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) DocuSign
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow