Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 59 72
Rank change year-on-year +27 +13 +1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 39 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.33% 1.35% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.86% 7.63% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £580 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.45% +25.41% -11.90%
10th Percentile £260 £438 £396
90th Percentile £488 £645 £571
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -10.26% +8.33% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 140 131 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.54% 17.70% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 68 181
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% -12.43% +32.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £510 £650 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.09% +10.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.12 £12.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.67% -51.02% +46.27%
10th Percentile £18.01 £12.00 £21.10
90th Percentile £27.41 £12.00 £29.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.87% -16.25% +47.11%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in South Yorkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in South Yorkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in South Yorkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Sheffield +24 32 £425 -26.72% 6
Rotherham - 6 £313 -
Doncaster - 1 £415 -
Confluence
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 35 (89.74%) JIRA
2 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) Scrum
4 16 (41.03%) Java
4 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
4 16 (41.03%) DevOps
5 14 (35.90%) Linux
6 13 (33.33%) Python
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 12 (30.77%) Kanban
7 12 (30.77%) GitHub
8 11 (28.21%) Bitbucket
8 11 (28.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
8 11 (28.21%) GCP
9 10 (25.64%) Internet
9 10 (25.64%) Hadoop
9 10 (25.64%) Ansible
10 9 (23.08%) Big Data
10 9 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) .NET
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
11 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (20.51%) Metadata Management
11 8 (20.51%) Docker
11 8 (20.51%) Apache Spark
11 8 (20.51%) Kubernetes

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (20.51%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) GitHub
2 11 (28.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.69%) Slack
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
2 7 (17.95%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) Intranet
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Hadoop
2 9 (23.08%) Big Data
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.13%) BigQuery
6 2 (5.13%) Flink
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.56%) Bigtable
7 1 (2.56%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 35 (89.74%) JIRA
2 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.21%) Bitbucket
3 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
4 9 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (17.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (2.56%) Gatling
9 1 (2.56%) GitLab
9 1 (2.56%) JUnit
9 1 (2.56%) Maven
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium
9 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.56%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Python Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Project Leader
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.56%) Kafka
5 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.56%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) Spring Batch
5 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.56%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Scrum
3 16 (41.03%) DevOps
4 12 (30.77%) Kanban
5 8 (20.51%) Metadata Management
5 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) User Stories
7 6 (15.38%) Open Source
8 5 (12.82%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (12.82%) Feasibility Study
8 5 (12.82%) SDLC
8 5 (12.82%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) TDD
8 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.26%) Analytics
9 4 (10.26%) BDD
9 4 (10.26%) Coaching
9 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) Python
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
4 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) APMG
1 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) GCP
2 4 (10.26%) QA
3 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Docker
2 3 (7.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Ansible
2 8 (20.51%) Kubernetes
2 8 (20.51%) Terraform
3 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.13%) Grafana
4 2 (5.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.56%) Graylog
5 1 (2.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) SaltStack
3 5 (12.82%) Google
4 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Dell
4 3 (7.69%) EMC
4 3 (7.69%) F5
4 3 (7.69%) NetApp
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Splunk
4 3 (7.69%) Symantec
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) Cognos
5 1 (2.56%) IBM