The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
South East / West Sussex
Rank 44 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 -  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 20 44 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.88% 7.35% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.87% 40.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 0
Median daily rate £512 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.68% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% -16.66%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 106 108 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 20.54% 18.03% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 45 72
Median daily rate £500 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.67% -12.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in West Sussex

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in West Sussex

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Worthing +7 16 £516 +14.61% 1
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 37 (100.00%) JIRA
2 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (59.46%) Java
4 21 (56.76%) Subversion
4 21 (56.76%) Spring
4 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (56.76%) Git (software)
4 21 (56.76%) REST
5 17 (45.95%) Scala
5 17 (45.95%) Automated Testing
5 17 (45.95%) Scrum
6 16 (43.24%) Open Source
7 14 (37.84%) Ruby
8 13 (35.14%) Ajax
8 13 (35.14%) Google
8 13 (35.14%) Web Design
8 13 (35.14%) HTML
8 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 13 (35.14%) HTTP
8 13 (35.14%) HTML5
8 13 (35.14%) CSS3
8 13 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (35.14%) Play Framework
8 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
8 13 (35.14%) Guice
8 13 (35.14%) OWASP
8 13 (35.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (35.14%) JSON
8 13 (35.14%) Django
9 12 (32.43%) Web Services

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (21.62%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (13.51%) SAP Portal
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (13.51%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (56.76%) Git (software)
2 21 (56.76%) Subversion
3 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 10 (27.03%) JUnit
4 8 (21.62%) Maven
5 7 (18.92%) Selenium
6 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
7 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.41%) Gatling
9 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Scala Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (13.51%) SAP Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Digital Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Scala Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Scala Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) XML Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) REST
1 21 (56.76%) Spring
2 13 (35.14%) Ajax
2 13 (35.14%) CSS
2 13 (35.14%) CSS3
2 13 (35.14%) Django
2 13 (35.14%) Guice
2 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) HTML5
2 13 (35.14%) JSON
2 13 (35.14%) Play Framework
2 13 (35.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (32.43%) Web Services
4 11 (29.73%) RESTful
4 11 (29.73%) XML
5 9 (24.32%) Akka
6 8 (21.62%) EclipseLink
6 8 (21.62%) EJB 3.0
6 8 (21.62%) JPA
6 8 (21.62%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (45.95%) Automated Testing
3 17 (45.95%) Scrum
4 16 (43.24%) Open Source
5 13 (35.14%) OWASP
5 13 (35.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (35.14%) Web Design
6 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
7 11 (29.73%) Process Improvement
8 9 (24.32%) SDLC
9 8 (21.62%) Workflow
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) Web Development
11 6 (16.22%) SOA
12 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (13.51%) CRM
12 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
12 5 (13.51%) OO
12 5 (13.51%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) Scala
3 14 (37.84%) Ruby
4 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) C#
5 10 (27.03%) Python
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
7 5 (13.51%) ABAP
8 4 (10.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Google
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) Atlassian
4 5 (13.51%) Adobe
4 5 (13.51%) SAP
4 5 (13.51%) webMethods
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft