Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 16 July 2019 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 59 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +14
Contract jobs citing Confluence 61 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.30% 2.32% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.61% 12.92% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £489 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +18.64% -31.25%
10th Percentile £368 £413 £241
90th Percentile £566 £656 £668
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £48.75 £43.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% -2.78% +28.57%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 311 209 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.80% 17.99% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 135 157
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £300 £265 £203
90th Percentile £590 £574 £564
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.25 £42.52 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.79% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -50.00% +38.46%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Wiltshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Wiltshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Wiltshire

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in Wiltshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
Corsham -10 24 £425 -
Swindon -4 22 £488 +1.83%
Chippenham - 1 £550 -
Confluence
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 56 (91.80%) JIRA
2 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (52.46%) Bitbucket
4 31 (50.82%) Atlassian
5 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
5 27 (44.26%) VMware
5 27 (44.26%) Windows
6 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (40.98%) PowerShell
7 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
8 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
8 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
9 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
10 18 (29.51%) vCenter Server
11 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
12 16 (26.23%) Scrum
12 16 (26.23%) Data Centre
13 15 (24.59%) REST
13 15 (24.59%) DevOps
13 15 (24.59%) Cisco
14 14 (22.95%) Oracle
14 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
14 14 (22.95%) Infrastructure Automation
15 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (19.67%) MCSA
16 12 (19.67%) Reverse Engineering

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) GitHub
2 6 (9.84%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.20%) npm
4 2 (3.28%) BrowserStack
4 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) FTP
2 5 (8.20%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) SMTP
2 5 (8.20%) SSH
3 3 (4.92%) DHCP
3 3 (4.92%) SAN
3 3 (4.92%) Skype
4 2 (3.28%) BGP
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.28%) DMVPN
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) Multicast
4 2 (3.28%) OSPF
4 2 (3.28%) VSAN
4 2 (3.28%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (91.80%) JIRA
2 32 (52.46%) Bitbucket
3 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
4 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
6 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
6 7 (11.48%) Selenium
7 5 (8.20%) Babel
7 5 (8.20%) SonarQube
7 5 (8.20%) webpack
8 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
8 4 (6.56%) JUnit
9 3 (4.92%) ScriptRunner
10 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.64%) Checkstyle
11 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.64%) JMeter
11 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Automation Engineer
1 12 (19.67%) PowerShell Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Administrator
2 7 (11.48%) IT Administrator
2 7 (11.48%) IT Systems Administrator
2 7 (11.48%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (9.84%) Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Test Automation Specialist
5 4 (6.56%) Test Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Developer
6 3 (4.92%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Designer
7 2 (3.28%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) REST
2 6 (9.84%) Node.js
3 5 (8.20%) CSS
3 5 (8.20%) Enzyme
3 5 (8.20%) Jest
3 5 (8.20%) LESS
3 5 (8.20%) React
3 5 (8.20%) Redux
3 5 (8.20%) Sass
4 4 (6.56%) .NET
4 4 (6.56%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.92%) .NET Core
5 3 (4.92%) Spring
6 2 (3.28%) Django
6 2 (3.28%) Spine.js
6 2 (3.28%) Web Services
7 1 (1.64%) Drools
7 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.64%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.11%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.92%) PKI
3 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.75%) Linux
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (26.23%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
4 15 (24.59%) DevOps
5 14 (22.95%) Infrastructure Automation
6 12 (19.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 11 (18.03%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
9 9 (14.75%) Microservices
10 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (13.11%) OO
11 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
11 7 (11.48%) Change Management
11 7 (11.48%) ITIL
11 7 (11.48%) Kanban
11 7 (11.48%) Security Monitoring
12 6 (9.84%) NsoIT
12 6 (9.84%) Project Management
13 5 (8.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) PowerShell
2 10 (16.39%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) C#
5 5 (8.20%) ES6
5 5 (8.20%) ES7
5 5 (8.20%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.56%) C
6 4 (6.56%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.92%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby
9 1 (1.64%) Java 8
9 1 (1.64%) JPQL
9 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Security Cleared
2 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (19.67%) MCSA
4 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (18.03%) CCNA
5 11 (18.03%) MCSE
6 9 (14.75%) OCA
6 9 (14.75%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
8 7 (11.48%) CCENT
9 2 (3.28%) CCNP
9 2 (3.28%) SANS
10 1 (1.64%) APMP
10 1 (1.64%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) NCSC
1 2 (3.28%) NIST
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Docker
2 7 (11.48%) Firmware
2 7 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) vCenter Server
2 11 (18.03%) PowerCLI
3 10 (16.39%) SCCM
4 7 (11.48%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.28%) systemd
6 1 (1.64%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Atlassian
2 27 (44.26%) VMware
3 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
4 15 (24.59%) Cisco
5 14 (22.95%) Oracle
6 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.28%) Adobe
7 2 (3.28%) hybris
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
7 2 (3.28%) Veeam
8 1 (1.64%) CA