Period
to 23 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 93 89
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 +21
Contract jobs citing Confluence 51 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.31% 0.88% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.13% 5.06% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £449 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.95% +0.69% -27.50%
10th Percentile £363 £244 £313
90th Percentile £469 £416 £421
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £358 £363
% change year-on-year +29.37% -1.38% -27.50%
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 337 257 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.85% 17.33% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 130 155
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +18.57%
10th Percentile £350 £312 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £573
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.59% -2.42%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +15.25% -9.23% -37.50%

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 51 (100.00%) JIRA
2 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 28 (54.90%) Git (software)
5 27 (52.94%) Redis
5 27 (52.94%) Linux
6 24 (47.06%) IBM
6 24 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (47.06%) MongoDB
6 24 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (41.18%) DevOps
7 21 (41.18%) NuoDB
7 21 (41.18%) OpenShift
8 20 (39.22%) Finance
8 20 (39.22%) Selenium
9 18 (35.29%) Web Services
9 18 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (31.37%) PaaS
10 16 (31.37%) IaaS
11 15 (29.41%) Open Source
11 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
12 14 (27.45%) SOAP
12 14 (27.45%) REST
13 13 (25.49%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (25.49%) OpenStack
13 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (25.49%) SQL
13 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
13 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
13 13 (25.49%) Firewall

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 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 13 (25.49%) OpenStack
3 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.80%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (9.80%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) InVision
4 1 (1.96%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) OpenShift
2 18 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (31.37%) IaaS
3 16 (31.37%) PaaS
4 4 (7.84%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) SAN
3 3 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) Redis
2 24 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 24 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (41.18%) NuoDB
4 12 (23.53%) MySQL
5 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
6 5 (9.80%) DB2
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
8 3 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 51 (100.00%) JIRA
2 36 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 28 (54.90%) Git (software)
4 20 (39.22%) Selenium
5 10 (19.61%) GitLab
6 7 (13.73%) Appium
6 7 (13.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (13.73%) Bitbucket
6 7 (13.73%) WebDriver
7 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
8 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.88%) Maven
9 3 (5.88%) SonarQube
9 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (3.92%) Calabash
10 2 (3.92%) git-flow
11 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
11 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
11 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) International Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Junior
5 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (9.80%) QA Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Junior Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Python Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) Web Services
2 14 (27.45%) REST
2 14 (27.45%) SOAP
3 13 (25.49%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (17.65%) JSON
4 9 (17.65%) RESTful
4 9 (17.65%) XML
5 8 (15.69%) LAMP
5 8 (15.69%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (15.69%) RAML
5 8 (15.69%) Swagger
5 8 (15.69%) YAML
6 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.80%) Middleware
7 4 (7.84%) HTML
7 4 (7.84%) Spring
8 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.88%) J2EE
8 3 (5.88%) JDBC
8 3 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Mainframe
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Android
3 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
3 8 (15.69%) Windows
4 7 (13.73%) Mac OS X
5 6 (11.76%) Unix
6 5 (9.80%) Solaris
6 5 (9.80%) zOS
7 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
3 21 (41.18%) DevOps
4 15 (29.41%) Open Source
5 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
6 11 (21.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
8 8 (15.69%) Process Improvement
8 8 (15.69%) Release Management
8 8 (15.69%) TDD
8 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.76%) Kanban
10 6 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (9.80%) ITIL
11 5 (9.80%) Programme Delivery
11 5 (9.80%) Project Management
11 5 (9.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) Ruby
4 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 9 (17.65%) Python
5 7 (13.73%) Apple Swift
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) C#
7 2 (3.92%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) APMG
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) IBM
2 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.96%) CA
5 1 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.96%) Cadence
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Planview
5 1 (1.96%) Remedy