Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 81 105
Rank change year-on-year +32 +24 +28
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 37 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.94% 1.82% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.90% 13.12% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 31
Median daily rate £315 £463 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.89% +26.87% +8.02%
England median daily rate £475 £496 £483
% change year-on-year -4.28% +2.85% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.91 £35.00 £45.38
% change year-on-year +31.17% -22.87% +12.04%

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 42 282 426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.89% 13.87% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 167 278
Median daily rate £358 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.54% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £203 £164 £281
90th Percentile £519 £538 £539
England median daily rate £475 £463 £458
% change year-on-year +2.70% +1.09% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.58% +14.24% -72.22%
10th Percentile £14.13 £12.50 £10.63
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.83 £21.25
% change year-on-year +32.02% -1.98% +3.66%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend 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 September 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
Northamptonshire +8 4 £315 -30.00% 3
Derbyshire - 1 £425 - 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Security
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Mule
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Mockito
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (80.00%) RAML
2 4 (80.00%) Swagger
2 4 (80.00%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
2 4 (80.00%) npm
2 4 (80.00%) CA Release Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Deployment Automation

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 4 (80.00%) Mule
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) CA Release Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (80.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Mockito
2 4 (80.00%) NetBeans
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) RAML
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Spring Boot
1 4 (80.00%) Spring Security
1 4 (80.00%) Swagger
1 4 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Deployment Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Microservices
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (80.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix