Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 69 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -22 +18
Contract jobs citing Confluence 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.73% 0.54% 1.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.90% 2.89% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 11
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £421 £308 £313
90th Percentile £488 £523 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 102 173 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.89% 18.62% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 128 79
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £243 £267 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +63.64% -31.25%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.30 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.75 £120.75 £11.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% +26.79% -9.68%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Northamptonshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Northamptonshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +4 3 £380 -5.00%
Confluence
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Ethnography
4 1 (20.00%) Ethnographic Research
4 1 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (20.00%) InVision
4 1 (20.00%) UserZoom
4 1 (20.00%) Slack
4 1 (20.00%) Cognitive Psychology

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (20.00%) InVision
1 1 (20.00%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) Cognitive Psychology
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Ethnographic Research
4 1 (20.00%) Ethnography
4 1 (20.00%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Human Factors
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Psychology
4 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) CA Agile Central