Period
to 18 July 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 105 136
Rank change year-on-year +6 +31 -6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 26 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.23% 1.40% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.84% 8.47% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 11
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +14.81% -21.97%
10th Percentile £337 £340 £300
90th Percentile £540 £500 £488
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +9.38% +14.29%

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 294 484 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.91% 16.50% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 289 273
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £150 £250 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 15
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.14 £12.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.12% -75.00% +233.33%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.63 £15.00
90th Percentile £49.88 £16.75 £61.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.82
% change year-on-year - +0.93% -0.93%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 +27 19 £456 +10.61%
Northamptonshire -7 7 £370 +1.49%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (96.15%) JIRA
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 19 (73.08%) Jenkins
4 18 (69.23%) Maven
5 15 (57.69%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (57.69%) Docker
5 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
6 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (50.00%) DevOps
6 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 12 (46.15%) OpenShift
7 12 (46.15%) Kafka
7 12 (46.15%) Bitbucket
7 12 (46.15%) Groovy
7 12 (46.15%) Ansible
8 11 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
9 10 (38.46%) Splunk
10 9 (34.62%) MSBuild
10 9 (34.62%) Reverse Engineering
10 9 (34.62%) CentOS
10 9 (34.62%) AppDynamics
10 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
10 9 (34.62%) Web Services
10 9 (34.62%) Systems Engineering
10 9 (34.62%) Issue Tracking
10 9 (34.62%) Terraform

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 (15.38%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.85%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) OpenShift
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (11.54%) PaaS
4 2 (7.69%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (3.85%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) JIRA
2 19 (73.08%) Jenkins
3 18 (69.23%) Maven
4 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
5 12 (46.15%) Bitbucket
6 9 (34.62%) MSBuild
7 7 (26.92%) Selenium
8 6 (23.08%) Gradle
8 6 (23.08%) JUnit
9 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
10 4 (15.38%) JMeter
11 3 (11.54%) CA Release Automation
11 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
11 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
11 3 (11.54%) NetBeans
11 3 (11.54%) QF-Test
11 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
11 3 (11.54%) Subversion
11 3 (11.54%) Travis CI
12 2 (7.69%) Spock
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Kafka
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
4 5 (19.23%) Spring Boot
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
5 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) Swagger
6 3 (11.54%) Ajax
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 3 (11.54%) Node.js
6 3 (11.54%) SOAP
6 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
6 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
1 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (50.00%) DevOps
4 11 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 9 (34.62%) Issue Tracking
6 9 (34.62%) Reverse Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) Systems Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Microservices
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) User Stories
8 4 (15.38%) Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) BDD
8 4 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (11.54%) API Development
9 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
9 3 (11.54%) QA Automation
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Groovy
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Jython
4 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (46.15%) Ansible
3 9 (34.62%) Terraform
4 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Splunk
2 9 (34.62%) AppDynamics
2 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Atlassian
3 4 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft