Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 51 71
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20 -9
Contract jobs citing Confluence 16 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.84% 1.97% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.40% 11.85% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +19.05% +6.60%
10th Percentile £221 £439 £420
90th Percentile £493 £640 £613
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £506 £450
% change year-on-year -6.17% +12.50% -5.26%
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 129 135 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.84% 16.63% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 81 155
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £645 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.32% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.44% +7.14%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.19 £16.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year -0.40% -23.53% +41.67%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +3 15 £450 -28.00% 5
Doncaster - 1 £415 - 1
Confluence
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 15 (93.75%) JIRA
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making
6 3 (18.75%) Terraform
6 3 (18.75%) API Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
6 3 (18.75%) Puppet
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) PMI

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Slack
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
4 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Gatling
5 1 (6.25%) GitLab
5 1 (6.25%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Leader
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
1 2 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.25%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Batch
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) API Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) SFIA
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) APMG
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
1 3 (18.75%) Terraform
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Grafana
3 1 (6.25%) Graylog
3 1 (6.25%) Kibana
3 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) SaltStack