Period
to 23 September 2018

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 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 59 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -9
Contract jobs citing Confluence 26 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.18% 0.29% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.80% 1.90% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 7
Northamptonshire median daily rate £365 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.25% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £339 £463 £310
90th Percentile £415 £488 £508
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £338 £450
% change year-on-year +8.02% -25.00% +20.00%
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 125 105 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.30% 15.35% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 77 132
Northamptonshire median daily rate £386 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.04% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £309 £281 £300
90th Percentile £491 £550 £573
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £15.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -68.75% +153.97% +8.62%

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 September 2018. 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 +5 21 £365 -23.25% 2
Confluence
East Midlands

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

1 26 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (73.08%) Jenkins
3 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (57.69%) Android
6 14 (53.85%) Java
7 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 13 (50.00%) Gradle
7 13 (50.00%) Android SDK
7 13 (50.00%) Android Development
8 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
8 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 12 (46.15%) HTML
8 12 (46.15%) CSS
9 10 (38.46%) C
9 10 (38.46%) C++
9 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
9 10 (38.46%) HTML5
9 10 (38.46%) CSS3
9 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
9 10 (38.46%) Android NDK
9 10 (38.46%) Ionic Framework
9 10 (38.46%) Secure Coding
10 9 (34.62%) DevOps
11 7 (26.92%) SSL
12 5 (19.23%) Linux
12 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
13 4 (15.38%) Ansible
13 4 (15.38%) Docker

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 3 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) InVision
1 2 (7.69%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SSL
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) IPsec
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) NuoDB
1 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (73.08%) Jenkins
3 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 13 (50.00%) Gradle
5 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
6 3 (11.54%) Selenium
7 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
8 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Android Developer
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Unix Support
5 1 (3.85%) Unix Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 10 (38.46%) Android NDK
3 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 10 (38.46%) CSS3
3 10 (38.46%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware
5 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Android
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (50.00%) Android Development
2 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
4 10 (38.46%) Secure Coding
5 9 (34.62%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
9 2 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Task Model
9 2 (7.69%) User Stories
9 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) C
3 10 (38.46%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
1 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.54%) collectd
2 3 (11.54%) Grafana
2 3 (11.54%) Graphite
2 3 (11.54%) Kibana
2 3 (11.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Ab Initio
1 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
1 4 (15.38%) Atlassian
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat