Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 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
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 71 62
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 17 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.96% 1.55% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.41% 8.26% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £625 £474 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.93% -3.81% -
10th Percentile £528 £423 £427
90th Percentile £638 £583 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +37.68%
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 149 230 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.15% 18.81% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 157 144
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £233
90th Percentile £638 £575 £562
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +40.63% -8.57%
10th Percentile £12.80 £20.70 £8.93
90th Percentile £22.80 £28.75 £26.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% +43.33% +1.90%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 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
Sheffield +9 17 £625 +31.93% 1
Confluence
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (88.24%) JIRA
2 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
3 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
3 12 (70.59%) Coaching
3 12 (70.59%) Microservices
3 12 (70.59%) Slack
4 11 (64.71%) DevOps
4 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (64.71%) Linux
5 10 (58.82%) Python
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
6 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (52.94%) Clustering
6 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
6 9 (52.94%) HTTP
6 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
6 9 (52.94%) Static Code Analysis
6 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (52.94%) Docker
6 9 (52.94%) nginx
6 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
6 9 (52.94%) Puppet
6 9 (52.94%) SonarQube
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (41.18%) Xen
8 5 (29.41%) SFIA
8 5 (29.41%) MySQL
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript

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 9 (52.94%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Slack
2 1 (5.88%) G Suite
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) JIRA
2 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 9 (52.94%) SonarQube
5 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 1 (5.88%) Burp Suite
6 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.88%) JMeter
6 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Billing
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) DBA
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Writer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) XHTML
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Coaching
1 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
1 12 (70.59%) Microservices
2 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
4 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
4 9 (52.94%) Static Code Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) SFIA
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) BDD
8 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.76%) Content Management
9 2 (11.76%) Migration
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
2 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Docker
2 7 (41.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (52.94%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase