Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 77 125
Rank change year-on-year +3 +48 +49
Contract jobs citing Confluence 142 115 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.89% 2.70% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.93% 16.64% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 106 56
Yorkshire median daily rate £465 £500 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% +12.11% -6.11%
10th Percentile £375 £340 £327
90th Percentile £574 £638 £550
England median daily rate £488 £500 £455
% change year-on-year -2.50% +9.89% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.14% -2.22% -25.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 750 691 975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.27% 16.22% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 420 592
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £563 £563 £565
England median daily rate £464 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.05% +40.00%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.00 £13.07
90th Percentile £33.75 £24.60 £31.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.60% +4.78% +5.26%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -4 110 £483 -8.10% 10
South Yorkshire +8 24 £450 -22.41% 4
East Yorkshire - 2 £541 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 137 (96.48%) JIRA
2 79 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (50.00%) Microservices
4 65 (45.77%) Java
5 64 (45.07%) JavaScript
6 54 (38.03%) TDD
6 54 (38.03%) Git (software)
7 52 (36.62%) Linux
8 50 (35.21%) MySQL
9 48 (33.80%) Test Automation
9 48 (33.80%) Jenkins
10 45 (31.69%) Amazon AWS
11 44 (30.99%) Slack
12 43 (30.28%) DevOps
13 40 (28.17%) Node.js
14 38 (26.76%) SQL
15 37 (26.06%) BDD
16 36 (25.35%) REST
16 36 (25.35%) Amazon EC2
16 36 (25.35%) Scrum
17 35 (24.65%) Cucumber
17 35 (24.65%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (24.65%) Software Engineering
17 35 (24.65%) Mentoring
17 35 (24.65%) Coaching
18 34 (23.94%) MongoDB
19 33 (23.24%) PostgreSQL
19 33 (23.24%) Docker
20 31 (21.83%) Terraform
21 30 (21.13%) Bitbucket

Confluence
Co-occurring 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 10 (7.04%) Apache
2 8 (5.63%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.82%) nginx
6 3 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.93%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (2.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Capstone
3 1 (0.70%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (31.69%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (30.99%) Slack
3 36 (25.35%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (10.56%) Serverless
4 15 (10.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 14 (9.86%) Amazon S3
6 13 (9.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (9.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (9.15%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (8.45%) GitHub
7 12 (8.45%) Route 53
8 11 (7.75%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (6.34%) IaaS
10 9 (6.34%) PaaS
10 9 (6.34%) SaaS
11 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (2.82%) Trello
13 3 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (1.41%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.27%) VPN
2 9 (6.34%) DNS
2 9 (6.34%) Firewall
2 9 (6.34%) ICMP
2 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.63%) HTTP
4 7 (4.93%) SSH
5 2 (1.41%) SMS
6 1 (0.70%) ATM
6 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.21%) MySQL
2 34 (23.94%) MongoDB
3 33 (23.24%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (20.42%) Amazon RDS
4 29 (20.42%) NoSQL
5 18 (12.68%) Big Data
6 13 (9.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (8.45%) Hadoop
8 10 (7.04%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.11%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.41%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.41%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.41%) Flink
11 2 (1.41%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.70%) Amazon Athena
12 1 (0.70%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 137 (96.48%) JIRA
2 54 (38.03%) Git (software)
3 48 (33.80%) Jenkins
4 35 (24.65%) Cucumber
5 30 (21.13%) Bitbucket
6 28 (19.72%) Selenium
7 17 (11.97%) PHPUnit
7 17 (11.97%) Vagrant
8 14 (9.86%) GitLab
9 12 (8.45%) Artifactory
10 9 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (6.34%) JUnit
10 9 (6.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (4.93%) SonarQube
11 7 (4.93%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (3.52%) gulp
13 4 (2.82%) Eclipse
13 4 (2.82%) Gatling
13 4 (2.82%) git-flow
14 3 (2.11%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
2 7 (4.93%) Banking
3 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (47.89%) Developer
2 23 (16.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (14.79%) PHP Developer
4 20 (14.08%) Analyst
4 20 (14.08%) Java Developer
5 18 (12.68%) Software Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (5.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Cloud Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.23%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (4.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.52%) Hybris Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Lead DevOps
10 5 (3.52%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.82%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.17%) Node.js
2 36 (25.35%) REST
3 19 (13.38%) Doctrine
4 18 (12.68%) HTML
5 16 (11.27%) CSS
6 15 (10.56%) HTML5
6 15 (10.56%) XML
7 12 (8.45%) JSON
7 12 (8.45%) SOAP
7 12 (8.45%) Spring
8 11 (7.75%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (7.75%) Kafka
8 11 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (5.63%) CSS3
10 7 (4.93%) OAuth
10 7 (4.93%) Spring Boot
10 7 (4.93%) Web Services
11 6 (4.23%) Spring Batch
11 6 (4.23%) Spring Security
12 5 (3.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Public Cloud
2 11 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.93%) PKI
4 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.82%) Clustering
7 2 (1.41%) NHS
7 2 (1.41%) PMI
7 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.41%) User Experience
7 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.62%) Linux
2 27 (19.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (11.97%) VMS
4 6 (4.23%) Unix
5 4 (2.82%) Windows
6 3 (2.11%) CentOS
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (50.00%) Microservices
3 54 (38.03%) TDD
4 48 (33.80%) Test Automation
5 43 (30.28%) DevOps
6 37 (26.06%) BDD
7 36 (25.35%) Scrum
8 35 (24.65%) Coaching
8 35 (24.65%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (24.65%) Mentoring
8 35 (24.65%) Software Engineering
9 24 (16.90%) SDLC
10 21 (14.79%) Open Source
11 20 (14.08%) Kanban
12 19 (13.38%) Pair Programming
12 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
13 18 (12.68%) CQRS
13 18 (12.68%) Domain-Driven Design
14 17 (11.97%) Non-Functional Testing
15 16 (11.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.77%) Java
2 64 (45.07%) JavaScript
3 38 (26.76%) SQL
4 28 (19.72%) Python
5 22 (15.49%) PHP
6 21 (14.79%) Bash Shell
7 19 (13.38%) PHP 7
8 8 (5.63%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.52%) C
9 5 (3.52%) C#
9 5 (3.52%) Groovy
10 4 (2.82%) Perl
10 4 (2.82%) Ruby
10 4 (2.82%) Scala
11 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.41%) Go
12 2 (1.41%) Java 8
12 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) SC Cleared
1 18 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.11%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.11%) Degree
4 2 (1.41%) APMG
4 2 (1.41%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.41%) PMP
5 1 (0.70%) APMP
5 1 (0.70%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
2 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.11%) GDPR
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (23.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (21.83%) Terraform
2 18 (12.68%) Puppet
3 16 (11.27%) Grafana
4 14 (9.86%) Kubernetes
5 11 (7.75%) Ansible
6 10 (7.04%) Graylog
7 5 (3.52%) Kibana
7 5 (3.52%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.11%) Packer
9 3 (2.11%) Rancher
10 2 (1.41%) Graphite
11 1 (0.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (13.38%) Zend
2 15 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.63%) Oracle
4 7 (4.93%) SaltStack
5 6 (4.23%) Google
5 6 (4.23%) SAP
6 5 (3.52%) hybris
7 3 (2.11%) Adobe
7 3 (2.11%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.11%) Black Duck
7 3 (2.11%) Micro Focus
7 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.11%) Splunk
8 2 (1.41%) IBM
8 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.70%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.70%) Cognos
9 1 (0.70%) Telerik