Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 58 60
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Confluence 58 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.11% 2.16% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.33% 13.41% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £538 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.98% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £410 £367 £405
90th Percentile £633 £620 £576
South West median daily rate £500 £420 £438
% change year-on-year +19.05% -4.00% +18.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 300 179 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.10% 16.11% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 127 167
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £291 £277 £185
90th Percentile £625 £613 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.69 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.21% - -
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +62.50% -27.27% -21.19%

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 18 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 January 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 - 37 £500 - 7
Swindon -26 13 £563 +33.93% 1
Confluence
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 (96.55%) JIRA
2 41 (70.69%) Security Cleared
3 38 (65.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (63.79%) Atlassian
5 36 (62.07%) SC Cleared
6 30 (51.72%) VMware
7 27 (46.55%) Windows
7 27 (46.55%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (41.38%) Reverse Engineering
9 23 (39.66%) Windows Server
10 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
11 21 (36.21%) vCenter Server
12 19 (32.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 19 (32.76%) Data Centre
12 19 (32.76%) Cisco
12 19 (32.76%) Finance
13 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (29.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (25.86%) NsoIT
15 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
16 14 (24.14%) .NET
17 13 (22.41%) C#
17 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (22.41%) DevOps
18 12 (20.69%) Marketing
19 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
19 11 (18.97%) SAP
19 11 (18.97%) MCSA

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 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) HipChat
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) BrowserStack
3 2 (3.45%) GitHub
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.72%) Apigee
4 1 (1.72%) npm
4 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Firewall
1 8 (13.79%) Skype
2 5 (8.62%) BGP
2 5 (8.62%) DNS
2 5 (8.62%) OSPF
3 4 (6.90%) SAN
3 4 (6.90%) VSAN
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.17%) DHCP
4 3 (5.17%) DMVPN
4 3 (5.17%) HTTP
4 3 (5.17%) Multicast
4 3 (5.17%) SSH
4 3 (5.17%) VXLAN
5 2 (3.45%) FTP
5 2 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (96.55%) JIRA
2 38 (65.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (13.79%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.17%) Selenium
6 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.72%) Babel
8 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.72%) GitLab
8 1 (1.72%) Hudson
8 1 (1.72%) JMeter
8 1 (1.72%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Marketing
3 10 (17.24%) Electronics
3 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Military
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Automation Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) PowerShell Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Network Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Network Design Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.62%) PowerShell Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Network Technical Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
3 10 (17.24%) REST
4 8 (13.79%) Entity Framework
5 6 (10.34%) .NET Core
5 6 (10.34%) WCF
6 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.17%) Spine.js
7 3 (5.17%) Web Services
8 1 (1.72%) Ajax
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
8 1 (1.72%) JSON
8 1 (1.72%) LAMP
8 1 (1.72%) LESS
8 1 (1.72%) Node.js
8 1 (1.72%) OpenID
8 1 (1.72%) Sass
8 1 (1.72%) SOAP
8 1 (1.72%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) PKI
3 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.17%) Replication
4 3 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Derivative
6 1 (1.72%) NHS
6 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) CentOS
6 1 (1.72%) Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (41.38%) Reverse Engineering
4 19 (32.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (25.86%) NsoIT
6 13 (22.41%) DevOps
7 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (17.24%) Programme Management
8 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
10 7 (12.07%) Network Virtualisation
11 6 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.62%) Critical Thinking
12 5 (8.62%) Scrum
13 4 (6.90%) Cryptography
13 4 (6.90%) Kanban
13 4 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 13 (22.41%) C#
3 6 (10.34%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) ES6
6 1 (1.72%) ES7
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (70.69%) Security Cleared
2 36 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (29.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (18.97%) CCNA
5 11 (18.97%) MCSA
5 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (17.24%) MCSE
7 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
7 8 (13.79%) OCA
7 8 (13.79%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (12.07%) CCIE
8 7 (12.07%) CCNP
9 2 (3.45%) APMP
9 2 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) PSD2
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (10.34%) Docker
4 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.72%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) vCenter Server
2 9 (15.52%) PowerCLI
3 6 (10.34%) Kubernetes
4 5 (8.62%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (5.17%) SCCM
6 2 (3.45%) Ansible
6 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.72%) Terraform
7 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Atlassian
2 30 (51.72%) VMware
3 19 (32.76%) Cisco
4 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.97%) SAP
6 10 (17.24%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.72%) Apple
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) QNAP
8 1 (1.72%) Veeam
8 1 (1.72%) WSO2