Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 69 67
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -20
Contract jobs citing Confluence 39 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.30% 1.82% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.90% 7.51% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 9 8
Oxford median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -19.81%
10th Percentile £389 £405 £363
90th Percentile £570 £534 £449
Oxfordshire median daily rate £465 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% +20.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 145 173 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 19.70% 24.23% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 139 114
Oxford median daily rate £450 £475 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +36.69% -26.84%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £155
90th Percentile £570 £570 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £471 £328
% change year-on-year -4.36% +43.66% -27.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Oxford median hourly rate £10.00 £20.65 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.56% +3.23% +25.00%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% - +26.98%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Oxford

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Oxford

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Oxford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
2 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) Scrum
4 20 (51.28%) Kanban
5 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 14 (35.90%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (30.77%) Software Delivery
8 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
10 9 (23.08%) Java
10 9 (23.08%) ITIL
10 9 (23.08%) Change Management
10 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.08%) Test Management
10 9 (23.08%) Open Source
10 9 (23.08%) SaaS
10 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
11 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
11 8 (20.51%) User Stories
11 8 (20.51%) Publishing
11 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
11 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
12 7 (17.95%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (17.95%) ISEB
12 7 (17.95%) JUnit
12 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
12 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
12 7 (17.95%) Computer Science

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (5.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (23.08%) SaaS
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.95%) JUnit
4 5 (12.82%) Maven
4 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
4 5 (12.82%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) FrontPage
5 2 (5.13%) GitLab
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
6 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (20.51%) Publishing
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Business Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Product Owner
3 7 (17.95%) Product Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Product Business Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Product Owner
3 7 (17.95%) Scrum Master
3 7 (17.95%) Test Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) QA Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum Product Owner
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Product Owner
5 5 (12.82%) Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) SOAP
2 5 (12.82%) Velocity
3 2 (5.13%) Classic ASP
3 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) JSP
4 1 (2.56%) JSTL
4 1 (2.56%) React
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Scrum
3 20 (51.28%) Kanban
4 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 12 (30.77%) Software Delivery
6 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Change Management
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (23.08%) ITIL
8 9 (23.08%) Open Source
8 9 (23.08%) Test Management
8 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
9 8 (20.51%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
9 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
9 8 (20.51%) User Stories
10 7 (17.95%) Matrix Management
10 7 (17.95%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) C-shell
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
1 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Packer
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Terraform
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (12.82%) Talend
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds