Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 12 December 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 > Kent
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 53 60
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.92% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 2.00% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Kent median daily rate £383 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.14% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £340 £513 £413
90th Percentile £575 £538 £438
South East median daily rate £500 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -18.89% - -

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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 60 50 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.07% 10.27% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 77
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £138 £213 £220
90th Percentile £520 £638 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.58% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Kent median hourly rate - £14.45 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% -3.82%
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.56% +28.57% +2.94%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Kent

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Kent

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Kent over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Firebug
3 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (60.00%) Firebug
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analysis Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Modular Programming
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore