Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 57 68
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -15
Contract jobs citing Confluence 17 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.20% 0.81% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.00% 6.10% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £419 £475 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% +20.63% +5.00%
10th Percentile £345 £421 £322
90th Percentile £550 £488 £471
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £475 £390
% change year-on-year -10.53% +21.79% +4.00%
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 100 82 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.97% 13.20% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 50 98
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -13.69% +5.00%
10th Percentile £310 £212 £256
90th Percentile £488 £553 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +17.72% -15.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £13.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.78% -26.67% +70.45%
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.48 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -22.22% +24.14%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 January 2019. 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 +2 11 £365 -4.06%
Confluence
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 17 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) Android
5 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) Android SDK
5 8 (47.06%) Android Development
5 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 8 (47.06%) Gradle
6 7 (41.18%) CSS3
6 7 (41.18%) Android NDK
6 7 (41.18%) Ionic Framework
6 7 (41.18%) Secure Coding
6 7 (41.18%) C
6 7 (41.18%) C++
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) CSS
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Cryptography
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) DevOps
8 4 (23.53%) Ansible
8 4 (23.53%) Docker
8 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
9 3 (17.65%) AppDynamics
9 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Mule
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) IPsec
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) NuoDB
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
3 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) Gradle
5 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
6 3 (17.65%) Selenium
7 2 (11.76%) JUnit
8 1 (5.88%) Appium
8 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.88%) Protractor
8 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Android Developer
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Android SDK
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) Android NDK
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) CSS3
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) Ionic Framework
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (11.76%) RAML
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (47.06%) Android Development
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Cryptography
3 7 (41.18%) Secure Coding
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) C
3 7 (41.18%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Ab Initio
1 3 (17.65%) AppDynamics
1 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) MuleSoft
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy