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 3 months to 23 April 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 53 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.93% 1.10% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.84% 5.08% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £415 £438 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.14% +32.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £363 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £463 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.28% -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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 51 118 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 11.89% 21.61% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 87 61
Median daily rate £415 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.63% +58.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £693 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
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 3 months to 23 April 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
Sheffield +7 3 £415 -5.14% 1
Confluence
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 24 (100.00%) JIRA
2 20 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 19 (79.17%) GitHub
4 15 (62.50%) DevOps
5 12 (50.00%) Selenium
6 11 (45.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 7 (29.17%) Unix
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) Banking
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (20.83%) Big Data
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
11 4 (16.67%) Python
11 4 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) Ansible
12 3 (12.50%) Docker
12 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
12 3 (12.50%) Splunk
12 3 (12.50%) MapReduce
12 3 (12.50%) HBase
12 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
12 3 (12.50%) MuleSoft
12 3 (12.50%) SDLC
12 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
12 3 (12.50%) Data Lake
12 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio

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 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 3 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.17%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 3 (12.50%) Data Lake
2 3 (12.50%) DataStage
2 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
3 1 (4.17%) Spark SQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) JIRA
2 20 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 12 (50.00%) Selenium
4 11 (45.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Big Data Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Tez
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
4 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP 5
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Packer
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
1 3 (12.50%) Informatica
1 3 (12.50%) MuleSoft
1 3 (12.50%) Splunk
2 2 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) New Relic
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.17%) Zend