Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - +62 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 24 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.02% - 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.51% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Coventry median daily rate £475 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £473 £467 £460
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.47% +5.14%
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 123 77 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.47% 11.53% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 45 65
Coventry median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £290 £281 £302
90th Percentile £534 £498 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Coventry median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +52.73% -53.27%
10th Percentile £17.43 £14.95 £11.38
90th Percentile £29.84 £26.90 £20.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £19.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -19.48% +28.33% -5.36%

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 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 23 (95.83%) JIRA
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) User Stories
5 11 (45.83%) User Experience
6 10 (41.67%) Kanban
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) System Testing
8 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
8 5 (20.83%) Velocity
8 5 (20.83%) Selenium
8 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
8 5 (20.83%) BDD
8 5 (20.83%) SpecFlow
8 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
8 5 (20.83%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (16.67%) Google
9 4 (16.67%) C#
10 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.50%) Coaching
10 3 (12.50%) QA
11 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (8.33%) Line Management
11 2 (8.33%) Microservices

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 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) SpecFlow
2 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (41.67%) Digital Analyst
4 10 (41.67%) Digital Business Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
7 3 (12.50%) QA Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) QA Tester
7 3 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Product Owner
8 2 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
1 5 (20.83%) Velocity
2 1 (4.17%) HATEOAS
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
3 13 (54.17%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) User Stories
5 10 (41.67%) Kanban
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Line Management
8 2 (8.33%) Microservices
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) GCP
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian