Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 26 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 +18
Contract jobs citing Confluence 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.75% 2.92% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.63% 23.53% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 3
Warrington median daily rate £625 £535 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.82% +28.92% -2.35%
10th Percentile £390 £490 £380
90th Percentile £663 £575 £437
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £535 £388
% change year-on-year -31.86% +38.06% -8.82%
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 41 34 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 18.81% 12.41% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 46
Warrington median daily rate £375 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £120
90th Percentile £663 £575 £669
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +4.16% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Warrington median hourly rate £16.88 £21.86 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.79% +74.84% -28.57%
10th Percentile £15.34 £13.49 £11.25
90th Percentile £18.31 £30.89 £13.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.25 £24.00 £14.18
% change year-on-year -28.13% +69.25% -27.28%

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Warrington

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Project Governance
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Burndown Charts
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Velocity
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Gatling
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) JMeter
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Gatling
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Governance
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Burndown Charts
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared