The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / Yorkshire
Rank 71 101 134
Rank change year-on-year +30 +33  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 53 35 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.50% 1.25% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.92% 6.25% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 1
Median daily rate £488 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +25.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.29%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 333 560 488
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.69% 19.99% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 355 300
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 19
Median hourly rate £18.50 £10.99 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.33% -8.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £21.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Yorkshire

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Yorkshire

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +23 34 £480 +12.94% 8
South Yorkshire +13 16 £495 +36.55% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 100 (100.00%) JIRA
2 70 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (50.00%) Java
5 42 (42.00%) Git (software)
6 37 (37.00%) Open Source
6 37 (37.00%) Python
7 36 (36.00%) Linux
7 36 (36.00%) Selenium
8 35 (35.00%) Spring
9 34 (34.00%) HTML
10 32 (32.00%) RESTful
11 30 (30.00%) Scrum
12 29 (29.00%) JSON
13 28 (28.00%) Scala
14 27 (27.00%) Ruby
15 26 (26.00%) TDD
15 26 (26.00%) GitHub
15 26 (26.00%) Puppet
15 26 (26.00%) DevOps
16 25 (25.00%) Play Framework
16 25 (25.00%) HTML5
16 25 (25.00%) Django
17 23 (23.00%) Cucumber
18 21 (21.00%) Relational Database
19 20 (20.00%) MongoDB
19 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
19 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
20 18 (18.00%) Configuration Management

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (7.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (7.00%) nginx
2 6 (6.00%) Apache
3 5 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.00%) SAS
4 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) Liferay
5 1 (1.00%) Tornado
5 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.00%) GitHub
2 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.00%) IaaS
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.00%) Slack
4 3 (3.00%) CloudBees
4 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.00%) PaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.00%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.00%) Big Data
4 5 (5.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.00%) DataStage
4 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.00%) HBase
4 5 (5.00%) Riak
5 4 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.00%) Data Lake
5 4 (4.00%) MySQL
5 4 (4.00%) Redis
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.00%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.00%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 100 (100.00%) JIRA
2 70 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 42 (42.00%) Git (software)
4 36 (36.00%) Selenium
5 23 (23.00%) Cucumber
6 12 (12.00%) JUnit
7 11 (11.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (10.00%) Subversion
9 7 (7.00%) JMeter
9 7 (7.00%) SonarQube
10 6 (6.00%) Maven
11 5 (5.00%) Eclipse
12 4 (4.00%) git-flow
12 4 (4.00%) WebDriver
13 3 (3.00%) IntelliJ
14 2 (2.00%) HP UFT
14 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
14 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
15 1 (1.00%) Capybara
General
1 11 (11.00%) Banking
2 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Developer
2 22 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (15.00%) Analyst
3 15 (15.00%) Architect
4 13 (13.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Scala Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Big Data Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.00%) Lead Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.00%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) Spring
2 34 (34.00%) HTML
3 32 (32.00%) RESTful
4 29 (29.00%) JSON
5 25 (25.00%) Django
5 25 (25.00%) HTML5
5 25 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 16 (16.00%) REST
7 13 (13.00%) CSS
8 11 (11.00%) Ajax
8 11 (11.00%) Spring MVC
9 10 (10.00%) CSS3
9 10 (10.00%) Guice
9 10 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (9.00%) Middleware
10 9 (9.00%) XML
11 6 (6.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.00%) Spring Boot
12 5 (5.00%) .NET
12 5 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) User Experience
2 8 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 7 (7.00%) Social Media
4 5 (5.00%) Tandem
5 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.00%) Wiki
7 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.00%) Clustering
7 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.00%) NHS
8 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.00%) Unix
3 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.00%) Android
4 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Open Source
3 30 (30.00%) Scrum
4 26 (26.00%) DevOps
4 26 (26.00%) TDD
5 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (18.00%) Configuration Management
7 17 (17.00%) Microservices
8 16 (16.00%) Kanban
9 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 14 (14.00%) BDD
11 13 (13.00%) Automated Testing
12 12 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
13 11 (11.00%) Business Analysis
13 11 (11.00%) MVC
14 10 (10.00%) OWASP
14 10 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (10.00%) Web Design
15 9 (9.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) Python
3 28 (28.00%) Scala
4 27 (27.00%) Ruby
5 17 (17.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.00%) C#
7 10 (10.00%) SQL
8 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.00%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.00%) C
9 3 (3.00%) Groovy
9 3 (3.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.00%) PHP
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.00%) C++
11 1 (1.00%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) HL7
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
2 3 (3.00%) HDFS
3 1 (1.00%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (26.00%) Puppet
2 20 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.00%) Ansible
4 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.00%) Rancher
5 1 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (12.00%) Google
2 9 (9.00%) Splunk
3 5 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 5 (5.00%) IBM
3 5 (5.00%) Informatica
3 5 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.00%) hybris
4 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
7 1 (1.00%) New Relic
7 1 (1.00%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.00%) WSO2
7 1 (1.00%) Zend
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Elevate Direct
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Experis Ltd
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