The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.05% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% -16.66%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 22 18 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 16.79% 12.24% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 26
Median daily rate £425 £463 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +48.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Confluence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Guildford

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Guildford

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
3 4 (57.14%) Kibana
3 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
3 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) logstash
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (57.14%) Rsyslog
4 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Kibana
1 4 (57.14%) logstash
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds