Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 6 December 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 156 154
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 +12
Contract jobs citing Confluence 31 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.92% 0.76% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.16% 3.77% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 6
Hampshire median daily rate £386 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.84% +6.74% +31.75%
10th Percentile £313 £382 £349
90th Percentile £509 £750 £531
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £500
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £61.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.95% +45.15%
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +35.14% -17.78%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 503 770 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.89% 20.13% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 520 363
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £460 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +18.71% +1.97%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £213
90th Percentile £590 £538 £499
South East median daily rate £425 £448 £410
% change year-on-year -5.19% +9.33% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 23
Hampshire median hourly rate £29.75 £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +142.86% -56.25%
10th Percentile £13.27 £13.50 £11.90
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.38 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £26.65 £19.00
% change year-on-year -32.46% +40.26% -15.56%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Hampshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Hampshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Hampshire over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Hampshire

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in Hampshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Basingstoke +3 6 - - 5
Andover - 6 £338 - 1
Portsmouth +5 5 £475 -20.83% 2
Southampton +11 4 £500 +35.14% 5
Farnborough -2 2 £386 -11.38% 3
Hook - 2 £475 - 2
Winchester - 2 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 31 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
4 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
5 13 (41.94%) Selenium
5 13 (41.94%) DevOps
6 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Atlassian
9 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (29.03%) Windows
9 9 (29.03%) Docker
10 8 (25.81%) Linux
10 8 (25.81%) C#
10 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
10 8 (25.81%) Release Management
11 7 (22.58%) Ansible
11 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
11 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (19.35%) SDLC
12 6 (19.35%) API Development
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
12 6 (19.35%) ServiceNow
12 6 (19.35%) GitHub
13 5 (16.13%) MariaDB

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) GitHub
2 5 (16.13%) Azure
3 4 (12.90%) AWS
3 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.45%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.13%) MariaDB
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.23%) Big Data
6 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.23%) HBase
6 1 (3.23%) MySQL
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) Power BI
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) JIRA
2 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
3 13 (41.94%) Selenium
4 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
5 5 (16.13%) GitLab
5 5 (16.13%) JMeter
5 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
6 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
7 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.45%) EasyMock
8 2 (6.45%) Gradle
8 2 (6.45%) JUnit
8 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.23%) PyCharm
9 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Automation Tester
1 8 (25.81%) Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Data Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Scrum Master
3 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) RESTful
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.45%) Kafka
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Spring
3 2 (6.45%) WSDL
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.23%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) GraphQL
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) Vaadin
4 1 (3.23%) WinForms
4 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) CoreOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
3 13 (41.94%) DevOps
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) Release Management
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (19.35%) API Development
8 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
8 6 (19.35%) SDLC
9 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
9 5 (16.13%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) Kanban
9 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
10 4 (12.90%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (12.90%) High Availability
10 4 (12.90%) OO
10 4 (12.90%) Sprint Planning
10 4 (12.90%) User Stories
11 3 (9.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Delphi
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) REXX
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Atlassian
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) ServiceNow
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Confluent