Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 22 July 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 121 169
Rank change year-on-year +51 +48 -27
Contract jobs citing Confluence 88 56 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.08% 1.38% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.09% 8.33% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +17.24% +3.57%
10th Percentile £375 £400 £319
90th Percentile £559 £503 £398
Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £425 £344
% change year-on-year +3.29% +23.64% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 438 672 808
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.34% 16.56% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 446 490
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +9.97% +3.93%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £240
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £404 £350
% change year-on-year -1.05% +15.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.63 £12.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.00% -8.05% -1.84%
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.80 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.83 £20.81 £38.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +13.79% +20.83% -18.48%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in West Yorkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in West Yorkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in West Yorkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Leeds +50 69 £475 +11.76% 4
Halifax +10 2 £463 +7.56%
Confluence
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 87 (98.86%) JIRA
2 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 52 (59.09%) Test Automation
5 51 (57.95%) Git (software)
6 50 (56.82%) Java
7 49 (55.68%) Linux
8 47 (53.41%) Spring
9 46 (52.27%) Scrum
9 46 (52.27%) Open Source
10 44 (50.00%) REST
11 43 (48.86%) HTML
12 41 (46.59%) RESTful
13 39 (44.32%) HTML5
14 38 (43.18%) JUnit
15 36 (40.91%) CSS
15 36 (40.91%) JSON
15 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (39.77%) Scala
17 34 (38.64%) Python
17 34 (38.64%) Configuration Management
17 34 (38.64%) Ruby
18 33 (37.50%) Django
18 33 (37.50%) Play Framework
19 32 (36.36%) CSS3
19 32 (36.36%) HTTP
20 29 (32.95%) Google
20 29 (32.95%) OWASP
21 28 (31.82%) Guice
21 28 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (7.95%) Apache
2 5 (5.68%) nginx
3 4 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 4 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.14%) HipChat
3 1 (1.14%) InDesign
3 1 (1.14%) InVision
3 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Slack
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) IaaS
3 2 (2.27%) PaaS
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (36.36%) HTTP
2 4 (4.55%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 22 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 19 (21.59%) NoSQL
4 18 (20.45%) MySQL
5 16 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (17.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.55%) Big Data
7 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.55%) HBase
8 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 87 (98.86%) JIRA
2 56 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 51 (57.95%) Git (software)
4 38 (43.18%) JUnit
5 28 (31.82%) Subversion
6 23 (26.14%) Cucumber
7 9 (10.23%) Jasmine
7 9 (10.23%) Selenium
8 6 (6.82%) Eclipse
8 6 (6.82%) Maven
9 4 (4.55%) GitLab
9 4 (4.55%) SonarQube
10 3 (3.41%) JMeter
11 2 (2.27%) Flyway
11 2 (2.27%) Grunt
11 2 (2.27%) gulp
11 2 (2.27%) HP UFT
11 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
11 2 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Electronics
4 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (52.27%) Developer
2 23 (26.14%) Scala Developer
3 21 (23.86%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Architect
8 6 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Data Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.55%) JavaScript Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
10 4 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (53.41%) Spring
2 44 (50.00%) REST
3 43 (48.86%) HTML
4 41 (46.59%) RESTful
5 39 (44.32%) HTML5
6 36 (40.91%) CSS
6 36 (40.91%) JSON
7 33 (37.50%) Django
7 33 (37.50%) Play Framework
8 32 (36.36%) CSS3
9 28 (31.82%) Ajax
9 28 (31.82%) Guice
9 28 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
10 25 (28.41%) Spring MVC
11 13 (14.77%) Node.js
12 9 (10.23%) Web Services
13 8 (9.09%) jQuery
14 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
14 6 (6.82%) Kafka
14 6 (6.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.55%) Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Social Media
6 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.68%) Linux
2 17 (19.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Android
3 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.09%) Test Automation
3 46 (52.27%) Open Source
3 46 (52.27%) Scrum
4 36 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (38.64%) Configuration Management
6 29 (32.95%) OWASP
7 28 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (30.68%) MVC
9 26 (29.55%) Software Engineering
10 24 (27.27%) Web Design
11 20 (22.73%) Microservices
11 20 (22.73%) TDD
12 18 (20.45%) BDD
13 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
13 12 (13.64%) SDLC
14 10 (11.36%) DevOps
14 10 (11.36%) Kanban
14 10 (11.36%) User Stories
14 10 (11.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) Java
2 35 (39.77%) Scala
3 34 (38.64%) Python
3 34 (38.64%) Ruby
4 28 (31.82%) C#
5 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.91%) SQL
7 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.41%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.27%) Groovy
10 2 (2.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.27%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.27%) CCDP
2 2 (2.27%) CCNP
2 2 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.27%) CISM
2 2 (2.27%) CISSP
2 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.55%) HDFS
3 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) Puppet
2 9 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.95%) Ansible
5 6 (6.82%) Terraform
6 4 (4.55%) Rancher
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Google
2 11 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) Adobe
5 4 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.27%) hybris
6 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.27%) Splunk
7 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
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