Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 124 125
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +16
Contract jobs citing Confluence 11 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.76% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.97% 4.74% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 12
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.56% +1.88% +18.52%
10th Percentile £406 £311 £313
90th Percentile £530 £488 £475
England median daily rate £500 £470 £438
% change year-on-year +6.44% +7.37% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% -25.00% +41.18%

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 370 527 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.50% 15.97% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 342 293
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £216 £263 £232
90th Percentile £532 £574 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +28.57% -9.68%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £26.94 £20.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +9 5 £475 +5.56%
Nottinghamshire -14 2 £425 +6.92% 2
Leicestershire -9 1 £520 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £475 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) Psychology
5 1 (9.09%) Human Factors
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) InVision
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum Master
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Compliance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Ethnography
5 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (9.09%) hybris
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft