Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 136 130
Rank change year-on-year +31 -6 +11
Contract jobs citing Confluence 41 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.40% 0.67% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.51% 4.70% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 12
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £338 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -21.97% -3.89%
10th Percentile £340 £300 £363
90th Percentile £500 £488 £533
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -22.22%

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 482 447 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.43% 14.30% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 273 295
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £500 £538
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.00% +233.33% -
10th Percentile £10.63 £15.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £16.75 £61.50 £20.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.93% -0.93% +5.26%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +14 28 £365 -23.25%
Nottinghamshire -11 8 £413 +22.22%
Leicestershire +12 1 £425 - 3
Derbyshire - 1 £650 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 38 (92.68%) JIRA
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) Android
4 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
5 18 (43.90%) Finance
6 16 (39.02%) CSS
6 16 (39.02%) HTML
7 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (34.15%) Java
8 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
9 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
9 13 (31.71%) User Experience
9 13 (31.71%) User Stories
10 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
10 12 (29.27%) Apple iOS
10 12 (29.27%) Axure RP
10 12 (29.27%) DevOps
10 12 (29.27%) CA Agile Central
10 12 (29.27%) Wireframes
10 12 (29.27%) Prototyping
10 12 (29.27%) Guerrilla Testing
10 12 (29.27%) InVision
10 12 (29.27%) Cognitive Psychology
10 12 (29.27%) Task Model
10 12 (29.27%) Usability Testing
10 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (29.27%) Rapid Prototyping
10 12 (29.27%) Psychology
10 12 (29.27%) Human Factors

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 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) InVision
2 11 (26.83%) UserZoom
3 2 (4.88%) HipChat
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (92.68%) JIRA
2 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
3 12 (29.27%) Axure RP
3 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.95%) Gradle
5 4 (9.76%) Bitbucket
5 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.76%) Selenium
6 2 (4.88%) Protractor
6 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.88%) SOAtest
6 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.44%) JUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (2.44%) MSI
7 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Marketing
3 9 (21.95%) Legal
4 3 (7.32%) Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.44%) Electronics
6 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Android Developer
3 8 (19.51%) User Experience Researcher
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Developer in Test
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Officer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Officer
5 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) CSS
1 16 (39.02%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) Android SDK
3 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.76%) Android NDK
4 4 (9.76%) CSS3
4 4 (9.76%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (9.76%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (7.32%) J2EE
5 3 (7.32%) JSON
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware
5 3 (7.32%) SOAP
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) Node.js
6 2 (4.88%) REST
6 2 (4.88%) XML
7 1 (2.44%) JPA
7 1 (2.44%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (31.71%) User Experience
3 3 (7.32%) Fintech
4 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Android
2 12 (29.27%) Apple iOS
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Unix
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
3 13 (31.71%) User Stories
4 12 (29.27%) Benchmarking
4 12 (29.27%) Cognitive Psychology
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (29.27%) DevOps
4 12 (29.27%) Guerrilla Testing
4 12 (29.27%) Human Factors
4 12 (29.27%) Prototyping
4 12 (29.27%) Psychology
4 12 (29.27%) Rapid Prototyping
4 12 (29.27%) Task Model
4 12 (29.27%) Usability Testing
4 12 (29.27%) Wireframes
5 11 (26.83%) Co-Creation
5 11 (26.83%) Ethnographic Research
5 11 (26.83%) Ethnography
6 10 (24.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.76%) C
5 4 (9.76%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PMO
2 1 (2.44%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Kibana
1 4 (9.76%) logstash
2 3 (7.32%) collectd
2 3 (7.32%) Grafana
2 3 (7.32%) Graphite
3 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.88%) Terraform
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (9.76%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.44%) Capita
4 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.44%) McAfee
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec