The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 124 122
Rank change year-on-year +32 -2  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.58% 0.39% 0.072%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.79% 2.05% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £358 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% -16.66%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 264 487 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.43% 18.87% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 293 229
Median daily rate £358 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +0.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £265 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -31.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Confluence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Scotland

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Scotland

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Scotland

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 6 £358 -4.66% 2
Edinburgh +20 4 £500 +33.33%
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) JIRA
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) REST
4 9 (45.00%) SOAP
5 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) User Experience
7 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (30.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 6 (30.00%) Wiki
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) JMS
7 6 (30.00%) IBM
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Spring
7 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) Ansible
8 5 (25.00%) User Stories
9 4 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Liferay
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) JIRA
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
4 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.00%) Gradle
4 3 (15.00%) JBehave
4 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 3 (15.00%) Selenium
5 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
6 1 (5.00%) git-flow
6 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Tester
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) REST
2 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) JMS
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) CSS3
5 3 (15.00%) Dojo
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) JSP
5 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
6 2 (10.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 6 (30.00%) Wiki
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Animation
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Microservices
2 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Kanban
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) WCAG
2 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) New Relic
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.00%) WSO2
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