Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 131 125
Rank change year-on-year +31 -6 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 39 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.42% 0.60% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.47% 4.45% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 18
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.02% -25.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £311
90th Percentile £426 £504 £504
England median daily rate £488 £488 £463
% change year-on-year - +5.41% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.63 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.72% -10.00% -25.00%

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 412 427 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.97% 13.45% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 271 328
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +7.38%
10th Percentile £281 £225 £266
90th Percentile £543 £519 £577
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.75% +153.97% +8.62%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.34 £13.13
90th Percentile £16.75 £52.50 £22.13
England median hourly rate £21.41 £20.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.62% +2.34% -

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 +10 26 £365 -23.25% 5
Nottinghamshire -1 11 £375 +11.11% 4
Leicestershire +8 1 £550 - 3
Derbyshire - 1 £375 - 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
2 29 (74.36%) Jenkins
3 26 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 25 (64.10%) Java
5 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (53.85%) Test Automation
7 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
8 16 (41.03%) Android
9 15 (38.46%) Unit Testing
10 14 (35.90%) CSS
10 14 (35.90%) HTML
10 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
10 14 (35.90%) Gradle
10 14 (35.90%) Android SDK
10 14 (35.90%) Android Development
11 13 (33.33%) DevOps
11 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.21%) HTML5
12 11 (28.21%) CSS3
12 11 (28.21%) Cryptography
12 11 (28.21%) C
12 11 (28.21%) C++
12 11 (28.21%) Android NDK
12 11 (28.21%) Ionic Framework
12 11 (28.21%) Secure Coding
13 10 (25.64%) Linux
14 9 (23.08%) Ansible
14 9 (23.08%) Bitbucket
15 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) InVision
1 2 (5.13%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) OpenShift
3 3 (7.69%) IaaS
3 3 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) SSL
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.26%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) HTTP
3 4 (10.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) NuoDB
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
2 29 (74.36%) Jenkins
3 26 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 14 (35.90%) Gradle
5 9 (23.08%) Bitbucket
6 8 (20.51%) Maven
6 8 (20.51%) Selenium
7 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
8 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
8 4 (10.26%) Subversion
9 2 (5.13%) Axure RP
9 2 (5.13%) JMeter
9 2 (5.13%) MSBuild
9 2 (5.13%) Protractor
9 2 (5.13%) QF-Test
9 2 (5.13%) SOAtest
9 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.56%) Ant
10 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (17.95%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Developer in Test
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) PMO Officer
6 1 (2.56%) React Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Android SDK
1 14 (35.90%) AngularJS
1 14 (35.90%) CSS
1 14 (35.90%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) Android NDK
2 11 (28.21%) CSS3
2 11 (28.21%) HTML5
2 11 (28.21%) Ionic Framework
3 5 (12.82%) SOAP
4 4 (10.26%) JSON
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (7.69%) J2EE
5 3 (7.69%) LDAP
5 3 (7.69%) Middleware
5 3 (7.69%) REST
5 3 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.13%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Android
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (53.85%) Test Automation
3 15 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 14 (35.90%) Android Development
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (33.33%) DevOps
6 11 (28.21%) Cryptography
6 11 (28.21%) Secure Coding
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
9 5 (12.82%) Decision-Making
9 5 (12.82%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (12.82%) User Stories
10 4 (10.26%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (7.69%) Server Building
11 3 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) C
3 11 (28.21%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Groovy
5 4 (10.26%) SQL
6 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 3 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Ansible
2 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
4 3 (7.69%) collectd
4 3 (7.69%) Grafana
4 3 (7.69%) Graphite
4 3 (7.69%) Kibana
4 3 (7.69%) logstash
5 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) AppDynamics
2 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
3 4 (10.26%) Ab Initio
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Splunk
6 1 (2.56%) SAP