Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 61 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +110
Contract jobs citing Confluence 31 60 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.68% 3.56% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.36% 14.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £443 -
% change year-on-year -15.25% - -
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 232 415 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.07% 24.61% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 204 98
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.16% +13.99% -1.25%
10th Percentile £210 £301 £263
90th Percentile £539 £529 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £22.33 £60.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.79% +300.00% -7.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 £27.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.30% +80.00% -7.06%

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 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 30 (96.77%) JIRA
2 25 (80.65%) Jenkins
3 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
5 16 (51.61%) Linux
5 16 (51.61%) DevOps
5 16 (51.61%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (48.39%) Redis
7 14 (45.16%) Selenium
8 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
8 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (38.71%) IBM
9 12 (38.71%) Java
9 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
9 12 (38.71%) NuoDB
9 12 (38.71%) OpenShift
10 11 (35.48%) IaaS
10 11 (35.48%) PaaS
10 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
11 10 (32.26%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (32.26%) Load Balancing
11 10 (32.26%) JSON
11 10 (32.26%) TDD
11 10 (32.26%) Firewall
11 10 (32.26%) OpenStack
12 9 (29.03%) Finance
13 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (25.81%) BDD
14 7 (22.58%) Open Source

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 10 (32.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (38.71%) OpenShift
3 11 (35.48%) IaaS
3 11 (35.48%) PaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.23%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) ATM
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Redis
2 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
3 12 (38.71%) NuoDB
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (96.77%) JIRA
2 25 (80.65%) Jenkins
3 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
4 14 (45.16%) Selenium
5 7 (22.58%) Maven
6 5 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (12.90%) Appium
7 4 (12.90%) IntelliJ
8 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
8 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
9 2 (6.45%) Calabash
9 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (6.45%) GitLab
10 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
10 1 (3.23%) FishEye
10 1 (3.23%) JMeter
10 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.23%) Subversion
10 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Automation Tester
2 8 (25.81%) Tester
3 5 (16.13%) QA Automation Tester
3 5 (16.13%) QA Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Android Tester
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Banking Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Product Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) JSON
1 10 (32.26%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (12.90%) REST
2 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) Middleware
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) LAMP
4 2 (6.45%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 2 (6.45%) RAML
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
4 2 (6.45%) Swagger
4 2 (6.45%) YAML
5 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.23%) Hystrix
5 1 (3.23%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.23%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (51.61%) DevOps
3 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
4 10 (32.26%) Load Balancing
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (22.58%) Open Source
7 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.90%) QA Automation
9 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (6.45%) Kanban
10 2 (6.45%) Migration
10 2 (6.45%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) Java 8
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Apple Swift
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
2 12 (38.71%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) GUPTA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Pega
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) White Clarke