Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 88 126
Rank change year-on-year +31 +38 -3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 81 60 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.59% 2.29% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.33% 13.67% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 34 17
Leeds median daily rate £525 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +37.68%
10th Percentile £395 £258 £290
90th Percentile £638 £618 £545
West Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +37.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 419 439 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.57% 16.78% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 254 405
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £275 £264 £240
90th Percentile £575 £565 £545
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.73% +2.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 26
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.15% +1.67% +0.91%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £27.50 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -17.24% -3.33% +3.93%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Leeds

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Leeds

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 80 (98.77%) JIRA
2 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (60.49%) Git (software)
4 44 (54.32%) Microservices
4 44 (54.32%) Slack
5 42 (51.85%) Jenkins
6 39 (48.15%) Linux
7 37 (45.68%) Java
8 36 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (40.74%) Mentoring
10 32 (39.51%) Test Automation
10 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
11 31 (38.27%) Scrum
11 31 (38.27%) REST
12 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
13 29 (35.80%) TDD
13 29 (35.80%) MongoDB
13 29 (35.80%) BDD
13 29 (35.80%) Coaching
14 28 (34.57%) MySQL
15 27 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (33.33%) Open Source
16 26 (32.10%) Cucumber
16 26 (32.10%) Docker
17 25 (30.86%) SFIA
17 25 (30.86%) NoSQL
17 25 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (30.86%) SQL
18 22 (27.16%) DevOps
19 21 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 16 (19.75%) nginx
2 7 (8.64%) Apache Spark
3 6 (7.41%) Apache
4 5 (6.17%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.23%) CMS
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.23%) InDesign
3 1 (1.23%) InVision
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 44 (54.32%) Slack
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (7.41%) Trello
4 5 (6.17%) IaaS
5 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (4.94%) PaaS
5 4 (4.94%) SaaS
6 2 (2.47%) GitHub
7 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.23%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) MongoDB
2 28 (34.57%) MySQL
3 27 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (30.86%) NoSQL
5 21 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (13.58%) Big Data
7 9 (11.11%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.17%) HBase
8 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.47%) DB2
10 2 (2.47%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.23%) QlikView
11 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (98.77%) JIRA
2 49 (60.49%) Git (software)
3 42 (51.85%) Jenkins
4 26 (32.10%) Cucumber
5 18 (22.22%) JUnit
6 17 (20.99%) SonarQube
7 14 (17.28%) Jasmine
8 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.94%) Grunt
9 4 (4.94%) gulp
9 4 (4.94%) Maven
10 3 (3.70%) Subversion
11 2 (2.47%) JMeter
11 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
11 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (1.23%) Burp Suite
12 1 (1.23%) Flyway
12 1 (1.23%) git-flow
12 1 (1.23%) GitLab
12 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.35%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Marketing
4 5 (6.17%) Electronics
4 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.70%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Java Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 11 (13.58%) Senior DevOps
4 11 (13.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Scala Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.27%) REST
2 21 (25.93%) Node.js
3 13 (16.05%) Spring
4 11 (13.58%) HTML
5 10 (12.35%) CSS
6 9 (11.11%) CSS3
6 9 (11.11%) HTML5
7 7 (8.64%) Kafka
8 6 (7.41%) JSON
8 6 (7.41%) Spring Boot
9 5 (6.17%) Apache Camel
9 5 (6.17%) Drools
9 5 (6.17%) jQuery
10 4 (4.94%) Sass
10 4 (4.94%) Web Services
11 3 (3.70%) Ajax
11 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Clustering
2 6 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.15%) Linux
2 36 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (54.32%) Microservices
3 33 (40.74%) Mentoring
4 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
4 32 (39.51%) Test Automation
5 31 (38.27%) Scrum
6 29 (35.80%) BDD
6 29 (35.80%) Coaching
6 29 (35.80%) TDD
7 27 (33.33%) Open Source
8 25 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (30.86%) SFIA
9 22 (27.16%) DevOps
10 20 (24.69%) Configuration Management
10 20 (24.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (23.46%) Kanban
12 16 (19.75%) Load Balancing
12 16 (19.75%) Static Code Analysis
13 15 (18.52%) SDLC
14 13 (16.05%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Java
2 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.86%) SQL
4 19 (23.46%) Python
5 16 (19.75%) Bash Shell
6 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.41%) Perl
8 5 (6.17%) Scala
9 4 (4.94%) C#
10 3 (3.70%) Ruby
11 1 (1.23%) C
11 1 (1.23%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.47%) CCDP
4 2 (2.47%) CCNP
4 2 (2.47%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.47%) CISM
4 2 (2.47%) CISSP
4 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) Docker
2 8 (9.88%) Xen
3 7 (8.64%) HDFS
4 5 (6.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) Puppet
2 14 (17.28%) Terraform
3 13 (16.05%) Ansible
4 10 (12.35%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (9.88%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.94%) Rancher
7 2 (2.47%) Oozie
8 1 (1.23%) Grafana
8 1 (1.23%) Graylog
8 1 (1.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) Adobe
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) SAP
4 4 (4.94%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.47%) Logi
5 2 (2.47%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) Informatica
6 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.23%) Progress
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.23%) Tableau
6 1 (1.23%) Talend