Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 February 2019 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 117 130
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 +10
Contract jobs citing Confluence 29 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.19% 0.88% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.26% 7.39% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 6
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +22.58% -8.82%
10th Percentile £313 £403 £325
90th Percentile £550 £575 £413
England median daily rate £500 £500 £460
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.00 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% -20.83%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 351 352 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.45% 11.86% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 223 248
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -11.95% +13.57%
10th Percentile £296 £213 £206
90th Percentile £550 £538 £565
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.37 £14.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% -19.72% +24.15%
10th Percentile £11.76 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £25.25 £42.35 £27.12
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the East Midlands

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in the East Midlands

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the East Midlands

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 13 £550 +15.79% 2
Nottinghamshire +17 12 £550 +18.92% 4
Lincolnshire +4 3 £550 +15.79%
Derbyshire +7 1 £375 -42.31%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 28 (96.55%) JIRA
2 20 (68.97%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
6 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) Maven
8 10 (34.48%) Web Services
8 10 (34.48%) Gradle
9 9 (31.03%) JUnit
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 8 (27.59%) Scrum
10 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (27.59%) HTML
10 8 (27.59%) CSS
11 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
11 7 (24.14%) Ansible
12 6 (20.69%) Docker
12 6 (20.69%) DevOps
12 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.69%) HTML5
12 6 (20.69%) Subversion
12 6 (20.69%) Spring
13 5 (17.24%) Android
13 5 (17.24%) Selenium
13 5 (17.24%) SOAP
13 5 (17.24%) Oracle
13 5 (17.24%) Windows
13 5 (17.24%) Linux

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.34%) Mule
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.45%) Apigee
3 1 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) IPsec
3 2 (6.90%) SSL
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (96.55%) JIRA
2 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
3 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (37.93%) Maven
5 10 (34.48%) Gradle
6 9 (31.03%) JUnit
7 6 (20.69%) Subversion
8 5 (17.24%) Bitbucket
8 5 (17.24%) Selenium
9 3 (10.34%) CA Release Automation
9 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
9 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
9 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
9 3 (10.34%) NetBeans
10 2 (6.90%) JMeter
10 2 (6.90%) Spock
10 2 (6.90%) Travis CI
11 1 (3.45%) Appium
11 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
11 1 (3.45%) Protractor
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Android Developer
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) REST
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
5 5 (17.24%) Spring Boot
6 4 (13.79%) Android SDK
6 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.79%) Kafka
6 4 (13.79%) Node.js
7 3 (10.34%) Ajax
7 3 (10.34%) Android NDK
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) J2EE
7 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) LDAP
7 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
1 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
3 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.24%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Microservices
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Android Development
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) Data Transformation
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) GDPR
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) AppDynamics
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.34%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.90%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk