Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 February 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 91 103
Rank change year-on-year +35 +12 -1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 62 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.80% 0.16% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.80% 1.16% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £463 £426 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £365 -
% change year-on-year +26.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 419 172 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.71% 13.51% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 105 160
Milton Keynes median daily rate £457 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.05% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £445 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +18.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 16
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 - £16.14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.75 £16.14
% change year-on-year +96.36% -14.81% +0.88%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Milton Keynes

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Milton Keynes

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 62 (100.00%) JIRA
2 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (67.74%) Git (software)
4 41 (66.13%) Jenkins
5 38 (61.29%) DevOps
6 37 (59.68%) Selenium
7 33 (53.23%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (53.23%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (48.39%) Redis
8 30 (48.39%) Linux
8 30 (48.39%) IBM
9 28 (45.16%) PaaS
9 28 (45.16%) IaaS
10 26 (41.94%) MongoDB
11 25 (40.32%) OpenStack
12 24 (38.71%) OpenShift
12 24 (38.71%) Red Hat
12 24 (38.71%) Java
13 23 (37.10%) Firewall
13 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
13 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (37.10%) NuoDB
13 23 (37.10%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (35.48%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (35.48%) Finance
15 21 (33.87%) Test Automation
16 19 (30.65%) Web Services
17 17 (27.42%) Windows
17 17 (27.42%) SQL
18 16 (25.81%) JavaScript

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 25 (40.32%) OpenStack
2 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 7 (11.29%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 33 (53.23%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (45.16%) IaaS
2 28 (45.16%) PaaS
3 24 (38.71%) OpenShift
4 6 (9.68%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Firewall
2 10 (16.13%) Internet
3 7 (11.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (48.39%) Redis
3 26 (41.94%) MongoDB
4 23 (37.10%) NuoDB
5 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 8 (12.90%) Big Data
7 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
8 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
8 5 (8.06%) MySQL
9 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (3.23%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 62 (100.00%) JIRA
2 42 (67.74%) Git (software)
3 41 (66.13%) Jenkins
4 37 (59.68%) Selenium
5 13 (20.97%) Bitbucket
5 13 (20.97%) Eclipse
5 13 (20.97%) WebDriver
6 11 (17.74%) Appium
6 11 (17.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
7 7 (11.29%) Maven
8 5 (8.06%) GitLab
9 4 (6.45%) Calabash
9 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.84%) IntelliJ
10 3 (4.84%) PhantomJS
10 3 (4.84%) SonarQube
10 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
10 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) International Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Automation Tester
3 9 (14.52%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Tester
4 8 (12.90%) DevOps Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (11.29%) QA Automation Tester
5 7 (11.29%) QA Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Tester
8 3 (4.84%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) RabbitMQ
2 19 (30.65%) Web Services
3 12 (19.35%) AngularJS
4 10 (16.13%) REST
4 10 (16.13%) SOAP
5 8 (12.90%) HTML
6 7 (11.29%) Apache CXF
6 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
6 7 (11.29%) J2EE
6 7 (11.29%) JDBC
6 7 (11.29%) Spring
6 7 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.84%) CSS
7 3 (4.84%) JSON
7 3 (4.84%) Node.js
7 3 (4.84%) RESTful
8 2 (3.23%) .NET
8 2 (3.23%) Fluent NHibernate
8 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.23%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) Windows
3 11 (17.74%) Android
3 11 (17.74%) Apple iOS
3 11 (17.74%) Mac OS X
4 6 (9.68%) Unix
5 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (61.29%) DevOps
3 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
4 22 (35.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (33.87%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.97%) TDD
7 11 (17.74%) Open Source
8 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.29%) CRM
9 7 (11.29%) ITIL
9 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
9 7 (11.29%) Validation
9 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
9 7 (11.29%) Web Development
10 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
10 6 (9.68%) OO
10 6 (9.68%) OOP
10 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) SQL
3 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) Apple Swift
5 9 (14.52%) Ruby
6 5 (8.06%) Perl
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
6 5 (8.06%) Python
7 4 (6.45%) C#
8 2 (3.23%) Gremlin
9 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.23%) APMG
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.61%) OCA
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.23%) Ambari
3 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Terraform
4 1 (1.61%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) IBM
2 24 (38.71%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.29%) Atlassian
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) CA
4 6 (9.68%) Nimsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Remedy
5 3 (4.84%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.23%) Google
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft