Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 140 128
Rank change year-on-year +43 -12 -1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 45 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.66% 0.31% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.42% 2.72% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 16
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +13.10% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £406 £309
90th Percentile £550 £530 £489
England median daily rate £488 £500 £470
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.50% +9.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -0.57% -2.22% -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 394 368 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.51% 11.54% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 235 351
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £218 £263
90th Percentile £550 £523 £575
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 19
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +42.86% +22.81%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.55 £11.00
90th Percentile £15.70 £51.75 £24.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +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 15 November 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 15 November 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 25 £365 -23.25%
Nottinghamshire +24 16 £450 +5.88% 4
Lincolnshire +7 2 £550 +15.79%
Leicestershire +10 1 £550 +5.77% 2
Derbyshire - 1 £375 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 45 (100.00%) JIRA
2 31 (68.89%) Jenkins
3 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
3 29 (64.44%) Java
4 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (48.89%) Test Automation
5 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 15 (33.33%) DevOps
8 14 (31.11%) Gradle
8 14 (31.11%) Android
8 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
9 13 (28.89%) Android SDK
9 13 (28.89%) Android Development
10 12 (26.67%) HTML
10 12 (26.67%) CSS
11 11 (24.44%) C
11 11 (24.44%) C++
11 11 (24.44%) Linux
11 11 (24.44%) Cryptography
11 11 (24.44%) HTML5
11 11 (24.44%) CSS3
11 11 (24.44%) Android NDK
11 11 (24.44%) Bitbucket
11 11 (24.44%) Ansible
11 11 (24.44%) Ionic Framework
11 11 (24.44%) Secure Coding
12 10 (22.22%) Maven
13 9 (20.00%) 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) Mule
2 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.11%) OpenShift
3 3 (6.67%) IaaS
3 3 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Apigee
4 1 (2.22%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) SSL
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.89%) DHCP
4 4 (8.89%) DNS
4 4 (8.89%) HTTP
4 4 (8.89%) IPsec
5 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) NuoDB
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (100.00%) JIRA
2 31 (68.89%) Jenkins
3 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
4 14 (31.11%) Gradle
5 11 (24.44%) Bitbucket
6 10 (22.22%) Maven
7 8 (17.78%) Selenium
8 6 (13.33%) Cucumber
9 5 (11.11%) Subversion
10 4 (8.89%) JUnit
10 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
11 3 (6.67%) Protractor
12 2 (4.44%) JMeter
12 2 (4.44%) MSBuild
12 2 (4.44%) QF-Test
12 2 (4.44%) SOAtest
12 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
13 1 (2.22%) Ant
13 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Law
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Android Developer
3 7 (15.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Communications Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Developer in Test
5 2 (4.44%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Communications Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) IT Communications Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 13 (28.89%) Android SDK
3 12 (26.67%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 11 (24.44%) Android NDK
4 11 (24.44%) CSS3
4 11 (24.44%) HTML5
4 11 (24.44%) Ionic Framework
5 8 (17.78%) SOAP
5 8 (17.78%) Web Services
6 6 (13.33%) REST
7 4 (8.89%) LDAP
8 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (6.67%) J2EE
8 3 (6.67%) JSON
8 3 (6.67%) Middleware
8 3 (6.67%) Node.js
8 3 (6.67%) Swagger
9 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (4.44%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Android
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Unix
5 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
1 22 (48.89%) Test Automation
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) DevOps
4 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Android Development
6 11 (24.44%) Cryptography
6 11 (24.44%) Secure Coding
7 9 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (15.56%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (11.11%) TDD
11 4 (8.89%) Decision-Making
11 4 (8.89%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (8.89%) Server Building
11 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) C
3 11 (24.44%) C++
4 6 (13.33%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Python
6 4 (8.89%) Groovy
7 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.44%) Jython
9 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) GDPR
3 1 (2.22%) PMO
3 1 (2.22%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Docker
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Ansible
2 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
4 3 (6.67%) collectd
4 3 (6.67%) Grafana
4 3 (6.67%) Graphite
4 3 (6.67%) Kibana
4 3 (6.67%) logstash
5 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) AppDynamics
2 6 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.89%) Ab Initio
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.22%) Remedy
5 1 (2.22%) SAP