The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 19 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.56% 0.55% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.41% 2.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 0
Median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £418
% change year-on-year +2.22% +7.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.35 - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 202 293 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 16.58% 23.05% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 350 204
Median daily rate £475 £450 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +16.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 20
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.45% -72.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £9.50 £20.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £43.00 £40.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Surrey

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Surrey

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Surrey

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Redhill - 6 £519 -
Leatherhead - 4 £550 -
Staines - 1 £600 -
Confluence
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 30 (100.00%) JIRA
2 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 16 (53.33%) Puppet
4 16 (53.33%) DevOps
5 14 (46.67%) Atlassian
6 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
7 12 (40.00%) Bitbucket
7 12 (40.00%) Java
7 12 (40.00%) Docker
7 12 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (26.67%) OpenStack
10 8 (26.67%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
11 7 (23.33%) MySQL
11 7 (23.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (23.33%) CentOS
11 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Management
11 7 (23.33%) Ansible
11 7 (23.33%) Application Performance Management
11 7 (23.33%) AppDynamics
11 7 (23.33%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (20.00%) PagerDuty
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (26.67%) OpenStack
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (23.33%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
5 5 (16.67%) GitHub
5 5 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) JIRA
2 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (40.00%) Bitbucket
5 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (16.67%) git-flow
7 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum Master
4 5 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Development Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Process Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Coach
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) JIRA Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Velocity
2 4 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) CentOS
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) DevOps
3 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
4 7 (23.33%) Application Performance Management
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (20.00%) Coaching
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Task Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (3.33%) Auto-Scaling
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.33%) Data Validation
8 1 (3.33%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) Ansible
3 6 (20.00%) Pingdom
4 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (16.67%) Terraform
5 4 (13.33%) Consul
5 4 (13.33%) Kibana
5 4 (13.33%) logstash
5 4 (13.33%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Atlassian
2 7 (23.33%) AppDynamics
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) PagerDuty
4 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 4 (13.33%) LANDesk
5 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds