Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 21 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 23 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.45% 3.66% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.95% 21.95% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 4
Warrington median daily rate £575 £535 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.48% +27.38% -
10th Percentile £406 £525 £382
90th Percentile £663 £575 £508
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £535 £408
% change year-on-year -29.91% +31.29% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Warrington with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 39 41 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 19.21% 16.67% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 65
Warrington median daily rate £453 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.83% -19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £294
90th Percentile £631 £575 £620
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Warrington median hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.77% +148.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £15.25 £30.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £17.75 £33.00 £29.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £16.68
% change year-on-year -33.33% +79.86% -0.95%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Warrington

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Warrington

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Project Governance
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Velocity
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
7 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
7 1 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (14.29%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 1 (14.29%) BDD
7 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 1 (14.29%) Gatling
7 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Agile Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Velocity
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Project Governance
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft