Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 83 87
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 +23
Contract jobs citing Confluence 40 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.71% 1.90% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.66% 9.04% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £368 £389 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.47% +7.24% -
10th Percentile £285 £261 £313
90th Percentile £394 £400 £421
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £381 £363
% change year-on-year +1.64% +5.17% -
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 316 354 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.42% 21.00% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 160 134
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £327 £323 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £16.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.86% +11.07% +31.81%
10th Percentile £14.07 £16.66 £12.68
90th Percentile £16.24 £16.66 £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £22.83 £15.00
% change year-on-year -26.28% +52.20% -7.69%

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 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (100.00%) JIRA
2 32 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (67.50%) Git (software)
4 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (60.00%) Linux
6 22 (55.00%) Redis
7 19 (47.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (47.50%) Open Source
8 18 (45.00%) REST
8 18 (45.00%) SOAP
8 18 (45.00%) Web Services
9 17 (42.50%) DevOps
10 16 (40.00%) NuoDB
10 16 (40.00%) OpenShift
10 16 (40.00%) IBM
10 16 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
10 16 (40.00%) Ruby
11 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
11 15 (37.50%) Python
11 15 (37.50%) SQL
11 15 (37.50%) Ansible
12 14 (35.00%) XML
12 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
12 14 (35.00%) Finance
12 14 (35.00%) JSON
13 13 (32.50%) Selenium
13 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (30.00%) RESTful
14 12 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 14 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) InVision
4 1 (2.50%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) OpenShift
2 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.00%) IaaS
3 6 (15.00%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (7.50%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) Redis
2 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 16 (40.00%) NuoDB
2 16 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
4 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (25.00%) MySQL
5 5 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (100.00%) JIRA
2 32 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (67.50%) Git (software)
4 13 (32.50%) Selenium
5 9 (22.50%) GitLab
6 7 (17.50%) Appium
6 7 (17.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (17.50%) Bitbucket
6 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.50%) Calabash
7 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.00%) git-flow
9 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
9 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
4 5 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Junior
5 4 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Python Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) REST
1 18 (45.00%) SOAP
1 18 (45.00%) Web Services
2 14 (35.00%) JSON
2 14 (35.00%) XML
3 12 (30.00%) RESTful
4 11 (27.50%) RAML
4 11 (27.50%) Swagger
4 11 (27.50%) YAML
5 10 (25.00%) LAMP
5 10 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
6 7 (17.50%) Middleware
7 6 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.00%) HTML
9 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.50%) CSS
9 1 (2.50%) Node.js
9 1 (2.50%) Spring
9 1 (2.50%) Spring Boot
9 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Android
3 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
4 7 (17.50%) Windows
5 5 (12.50%) Solaris
5 5 (12.50%) Unix
5 5 (12.50%) zOS
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 19 (47.50%) Open Source
3 17 (42.50%) DevOps
4 12 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.00%) Kanban
7 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (15.00%) Release Management
8 5 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 5 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Ruby
2 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 15 (37.50%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (17.50%) Apple Swift
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.50%) C#
6 3 (7.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 5 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) Terraform
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) IBM
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.50%) Cadence
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Planview
5 1 (2.50%) Remedy