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 3 months to 24 June 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.

Confluence
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 114 117
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.23% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 1.61% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +23.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £406
% change year-on-year - +10.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.69 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.35 - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 278 310 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 15.83% 15.60% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 217 279
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 6
Median hourly rate £29.13 £52.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.51% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £19.39 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.01 £59.31 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +6 2 £450 -4.00% 2
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) SELinux
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Consul
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Local Government
4 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Consul
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) SELinux
3 1 (20.00%) Kibana
3 1 (20.00%) logstash
3 1 (20.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds