Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 52 71
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 28 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.39% 0.79% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.17% 7.46% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Coventry median daily rate £483 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £460
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Coventry with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 107 67 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 12.97% 10.55% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 37 99
Coventry median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £206 £305
90th Percentile £566 £498 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Coventry median hourly rate £34.25 £21.00 £13.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.10% +60.43% -33.11%
10th Percentile £16.00 £15.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £53.75 £23.00 £17.08
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.82 £12.50
% change year-on-year +1.14% +26.56% -24.70%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Coventry

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Coventry

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Coventry over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Coventry

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

1 28 (100.00%) JIRA
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Acceptance Criteria
4 13 (46.43%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (39.29%) User Experience
6 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) Velocity
7 8 (28.57%) System Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
7 8 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
7 8 (28.57%) Gherkin
7 8 (28.57%) User Stories
7 8 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Kanban
9 6 (21.43%) C#
10 5 (17.86%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) Finance
11 4 (14.29%) Google
11 4 (14.29%) QA
11 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (14.29%) JSON
12 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (10.71%) Line Management
12 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 10 (35.71%) Selenium
3 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 8 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) Ant
5 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 2 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
6 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (3.57%) GoCD
6 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Transformation Analyst
6 5 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum Master
8 3 (10.71%) Development Manager
8 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
8 3 (10.71%) Tester
9 2 (7.14%) Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Gherkin
1 8 (28.57%) Velocity
2 4 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) HATEOAS
3 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 2 (7.14%) JPA
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) RESTful
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Acceptance Criteria
3 13 (46.43%) Scrum
4 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (28.57%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (28.57%) System Testing
5 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) User Stories
6 7 (25.00%) Kanban
7 3 (10.71%) Line Management
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (7.14%) Dependency Management
8 2 (7.14%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GCP
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle