Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 148 152
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 +28
Contract jobs citing Confluence 27 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.73% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 1.27% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Hampshire median daily rate £468 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +38.46% -12.16%
10th Percentile £376 £386 £303
90th Percentile £750 £484 £413
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £61.69 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.95% +45.15% -
10th Percentile £49.50 £61.69 £41.25
90th Percentile £57.15 £61.69 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £51.25 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +38.51% -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 742 629 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.04% 17.61% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 370 474
Hampshire median daily rate £459 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.39% +1.97% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.31% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £18.67 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.64% -53.33% +9.59%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.05 £17.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £41.35 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £19.34 £22.25
% change year-on-year +55.12% -13.08% +20.27%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 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
Portsmouth -9 10 £675 - 3
Basingstoke +9 9 - -
Southampton - 2 £370 -
Farnborough - 2 £435 -
Winchester -10 1 £390 -13.33%
Fareham - 1 £475 -
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
6 11 (40.74%) Selenium
6 11 (40.74%) Atlassian
6 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
7 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (29.63%) Kanban
9 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
9 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
9 8 (29.63%) Scrum
9 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
10 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
10 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.93%) Ansible
10 7 (25.93%) DevOps
10 7 (25.93%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
10 7 (25.93%) GitHub
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (25.93%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (25.93%) ITIL

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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Drupal
1 2 (7.41%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Ethereum
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperledger
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (25.93%) GitHub
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DHCP
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 11 (40.74%) Selenium
3 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 7 (25.93%) Subversion
5 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.41%) GitLab
7 1 (3.70%) NSubstitute
7 1 (3.70%) NUnit
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (18.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
1 7 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 5 (18.52%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) 802.1X
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) Node.js
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) EJB
6 2 (7.41%) JAXB
6 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
6 2 (7.41%) LAMP
6 2 (7.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Debian
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 8 (29.63%) Kanban
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.93%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 7 (25.93%) High Availability
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 7 (25.93%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
6 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) Critical Thinking
7 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
8 3 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Docker
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
2 7 (25.93%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Atlassian
3 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Zend
7 1 (3.70%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco