Period
to 17 February 2020

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 2020 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 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 108 119
Rank change year-on-year +29 +11 +12
Contract jobs citing Confluence 20 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.28% 1.19% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.27% 8.36% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 18
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -2.63% +22.58%
10th Percentile £273 £313 £403
90th Percentile £689 £550 £575
England median daily rate £495 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -23.91% -8.00% +5.26%

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 163 347 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.41% 14.29% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 223 223
East Midlands median daily rate £394 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +14.29% -11.95%
10th Percentile £201 £294 £213
90th Percentile £536 £550 £538
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £15.37 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +7.86% -19.72%
10th Percentile £11.08 £11.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.63 £25.25 £42.35
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 2020.

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 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +10 13 £575 +4.55% 9
Northamptonshire +26 6 £360 -34.55%
Derbyshire +8 1 - -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) AWS
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Selenium
8 5 (25.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) TDD
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) Docker
8 5 (25.00%) DevOps
9 4 (20.00%) Splunk
9 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
9 4 (20.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) Postman
10 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
10 3 (15.00%) Travis CI
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) Solaris
10 3 (15.00%) CISSP
10 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
10 3 (15.00%) VMS
10 3 (15.00%) VMware

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 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.00%) BrowserStack
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
4 1 (5.00%) Trello
4 1 (5.00%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) Selenium
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (20.00%) Postman
5 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (15.00%) Gradle
6 3 (15.00%) Travis CI
7 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.00%) Protractor
7 2 (10.00%) Robot Framework
7 2 (10.00%) Spock
8 1 (5.00%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
8 1 (5.00%) GitLab
8 1 (5.00%) Maven
8 1 (5.00%) Mocha
8 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
8 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Project Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) RESTful
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Kafka
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) Sass
4 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Solaris
1 3 (15.00%) VMS
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Fintech
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Microservices
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) Groovy
3 2 (10.00%) Java 8
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Splunk
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft