Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 July 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 161 194
Rank change year-on-year +2 +33 -11
Contract jobs citing Confluence 45 50 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.81% 0.83% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% 4.69% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 15
South West median daily rate £438 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +26.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £296 £328 £275
90th Percentile £639 £656 £465
England median daily rate £475 £450 £403
% change year-on-year +5.56% +11.80% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% -

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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 870 1067 1076
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.73% 17.69% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 750 696
South West median daily rate £388 £365 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +1.04% +3.21%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £194
90th Percentile £561 £525 £514
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 55
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +47.73% +23.94%
10th Percentile £28.25 £10.75 £12.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.13 £42.90
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the South West over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Wiltshire +12 23 £413 -31.25% 2
Bristol 0 11 £450 +2.86% 6
Gloucestershire -4 10 £394 -17.11% 3
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 45 (100.00%) JIRA
2 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 21 (46.67%) DevOps
5 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 16 (35.56%) Bitbucket
7 15 (33.33%) Migration
7 15 (33.33%) XML
8 14 (31.11%) HTML
8 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
8 14 (31.11%) Scrum
9 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
9 13 (28.89%) Project Management
9 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
10 12 (26.67%) Atlassian
10 12 (26.67%) Finance
11 11 (24.44%) ITIL
11 11 (24.44%) CSS
11 11 (24.44%) Degree
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (22.22%) CITP
12 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 10 (22.22%) Chartered Engineer
12 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
12 10 (22.22%) HTML5
12 10 (22.22%) PMP
12 10 (22.22%) PMI Certification
12 10 (22.22%) MBCS
13 9 (20.00%) Google

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.67%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SPSS
2 1 (2.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Route 53
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) AMQP
1 3 (6.67%) VoIP
1 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.44%) dBASE
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
3 2 (4.44%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) OrientDB
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (35.56%) Bitbucket
3 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
4 9 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.11%) Artifactory
7 4 (8.89%) Ant
8 3 (6.67%) CMake
8 3 (6.67%) GoogleTest
9 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (4.44%) Hudson
9 2 (4.44%) Maven
9 2 (4.44%) TestPartner
10 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (2.22%) Selenium
10 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
10 1 (2.22%) Valgrind
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
2 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.33%) Electronics
3 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Head of Delivery
2 6 (13.33%) Head of Design
2 6 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (8.89%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Requirements Manager
5 3 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) XML
2 14 (31.11%) HTML
3 11 (24.44%) CSS
4 10 (22.22%) HTML5
5 8 (17.78%) DHTML
6 7 (15.56%) CSS3
7 6 (13.33%) React
7 6 (13.33%) REST
7 6 (13.33%) Web Services
8 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.89%) WSDL
8 4 (8.89%) XSD
9 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.44%) EJB
10 2 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (4.44%) JMS
10 2 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.44%) Node.js
10 2 (4.44%) Redux
11 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.56%) PMI
3 7 (15.56%) User Experience
4 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (8.89%) NHS
6 3 (6.67%) iPad
7 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.22%) Blog
8 1 (2.22%) CESG
8 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) CentOS
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) CoreOS
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) DevOps
3 15 (33.33%) Migration
4 14 (31.11%) Scrum
5 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
5 13 (28.89%) Project Management
6 11 (24.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (24.44%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) Microservices
8 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
8 7 (15.56%) Kanban
8 7 (15.56%) Service Management
9 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
9 6 (13.33%) SOA
9 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (11.11%) TDD
11 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) Ruby
4 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) R
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 20 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) Degree
4 10 (22.22%) Chartered Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) CITP
4 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (22.22%) MBCS
4 10 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 10 (22.22%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) HL7
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Docker
3 2 (4.44%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.22%) Grafana
4 1 (2.22%) Kibana
4 1 (2.22%) logstash
4 1 (2.22%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) OSSEC
4 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Atlassian
2 9 (20.00%) Google
2 9 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) New Relic
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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CPS Group Limited
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
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