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 3 months to 25 April 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 60 67
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.23% 1.09% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.28% -22.22%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 62 92 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.61% 14.56% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 100
Median daily rate £413 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.87% -67.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Cambridgeshire

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 25 April 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
Cambridge - 2 £400 - 1
Confluence
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js

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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Lucene
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty