Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 20 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Confluence 23 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 7.17% 1.39% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 41.07% 6.67% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 8
Luton median daily rate £450 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -11.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £403 £429 £439
90th Percentile £575 £486 £600
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 56 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 17.45% 20.91% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 31
Luton median daily rate £475 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -21.43% +44.83%
10th Percentile £403 £314 £300
90th Percentile £591 £488 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +16.13% - +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +132.26% +34.78%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -56.34% +1.43% +204.35%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Luton

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Luton

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Luton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 23 (100.00%) JIRA
2 15 (65.22%) RIA
3 13 (56.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (56.52%) Ruby
3 13 (56.52%) TeamCity
3 13 (56.52%) Ant
3 13 (56.52%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) Retail
4 12 (52.17%) Java
5 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
5 11 (47.83%) Atlassian
6 10 (43.48%) C#
6 10 (43.48%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
8 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 8 (34.78%) MSBuild
8 8 (34.78%) Ansible
8 8 (34.78%) DevOps
8 8 (34.78%) Functional Programming
9 7 (30.43%) Artifactory
9 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
9 7 (30.43%) Windows
10 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
10 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (26.09%) Release Automation
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
11 5 (21.74%) SDET

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (56.52%) Ant
2 13 (56.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (56.52%) TeamCity
3 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (34.78%) MSBuild
4 7 (30.43%) Artifactory
5 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
6 5 (21.74%) JBehave
6 5 (21.74%) JUnit
6 5 (21.74%) Maven
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
6 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
6 5 (21.74%) TestNG
6 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.35%) ERwin
7 1 (4.35%) FishEye
General
1 12 (52.17%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer in Test
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Release Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Sitecore Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Release Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) Middleware
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) RIA
2 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) CMDB
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) IVR
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 8 (34.78%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Functional Programming
4 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
5 6 (26.09%) Release Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
6 5 (21.74%) ATDD
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
6 5 (21.74%) Feature Driven Development
6 5 (21.74%) SDET
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Content Management
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Python
1 13 (56.52%) Ruby
2 12 (52.17%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) Perl
5 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Atlassian
1 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Ensighten
3 3 (13.04%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau