Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 153 161
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 12 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.66% 1.32% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Hampshire median daily rate £405 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £351 £399 £305
90th Percentile £495 £488 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £418
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.77% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £60.00 £61.69 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +45.15% -
South East median hourly rate £56.25 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +52.03% -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 723 606 748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.73% 16.98% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 377 468
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £299 £240 £275
90th Percentile £538 £495 £502
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 17 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £19.34 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.34% -54.49% +16.44%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.50 £16.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.90 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £17.49 £20.83
% change year-on-year +34.36% -16.02% +4.14%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Southampton - 3 £340 - 1
Basingstoke +17 2 - - 2
Portsmouth -16 2 £430 -
Farnborough - 2 £435 -
Winchester -9 1 £390 -13.33%
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Apigee
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) API Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing

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 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Ethereum
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperledger
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
2 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (8.33%) GitLab
6 1 (8.33%) NSubstitute
6 1 (8.33%) NUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) EJB
2 2 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) Java EE
2 2 (16.67%) JAXB
2 2 (16.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (16.67%) JPA
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) Swagger
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (16.67%) API Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Telematics
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) Apigee
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Zend