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 27 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 113 139
Rank change year-on-year +45 +26  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 49 35 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.42% 1.24% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.78% 7.32% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 5
Median daily rate £430 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.26% +18.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.35 - -

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 292 478 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.41% 16.94% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 334 350
Median daily rate £400 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +22.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 13
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.79% +23.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.19 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +33 45 £430 +0.87% 7
South Yorkshire +3 2 £448 -3.24% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (99.01%) JIRA
2 72 (71.29%) Jenkins
3 68 (67.33%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (56.44%) Git (software)
5 51 (50.50%) Test Automation
6 49 (48.51%) Java
6 49 (48.51%) Linux
7 44 (43.56%) Open Source
8 42 (41.58%) Spring
9 41 (40.59%) Scrum
10 40 (39.60%) HTML
10 40 (39.60%) RESTful
11 39 (38.61%) REST
12 37 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (35.64%) Scala
13 36 (35.64%) HTML5
14 35 (34.65%) JUnit
14 35 (34.65%) Configuration Management
15 34 (33.66%) Python
16 33 (32.67%) CSS
16 33 (32.67%) Ruby
16 33 (32.67%) JSON
17 32 (31.68%) Django
17 32 (31.68%) Play Framework
18 31 (30.69%) C#
19 30 (29.70%) HTTP
20 29 (28.71%) Google
20 29 (28.71%) CSS3
21 28 (27.72%) OWASP
22 27 (26.73%) Guice

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 5 (4.95%) Apache
2 4 (3.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.96%) nginx
3 2 (1.98%) CMS
3 2 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) GitHub
2 14 (13.86%) Slack
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) Relational Database
2 22 (21.78%) MongoDB
3 19 (18.81%) NoSQL
4 14 (13.86%) MySQL
5 13 (12.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (11.88%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 100 (99.01%) JIRA
2 72 (71.29%) Jenkins
3 57 (56.44%) Git (software)
4 35 (34.65%) JUnit
5 27 (26.73%) Subversion
6 21 (20.79%) Cucumber
6 21 (20.79%) Selenium
7 9 (8.91%) Jasmine
8 8 (7.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (5.94%) Maven
10 5 (4.95%) JMeter
11 4 (3.96%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.97%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.98%) git-flow
13 2 (1.98%) GitLab
13 2 (1.98%) HP UFT
13 2 (1.98%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (10.89%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (42.57%) Developer
2 22 (21.78%) Scala Developer
3 20 (19.80%) Java Developer
4 19 (18.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (13.86%) Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) Business Analyst
7 10 (9.90%) Java Scala Developer
7 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Architect
9 6 (5.94%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Senior Java Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (41.58%) Spring
2 40 (39.60%) HTML
2 40 (39.60%) RESTful
3 39 (38.61%) REST
4 36 (35.64%) HTML5
5 33 (32.67%) CSS
5 33 (32.67%) JSON
6 32 (31.68%) Django
6 32 (31.68%) Play Framework
7 29 (28.71%) CSS3
8 27 (26.73%) Ajax
8 27 (26.73%) Guice
8 27 (26.73%) Ruby on Rails
9 24 (23.76%) Spring MVC
10 13 (12.87%) Node.js
11 6 (5.94%) jQuery
11 6 (5.94%) Web Services
12 4 (3.96%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.96%) Hibernate
12 4 (3.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) User Experience
2 5 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.96%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.97%) Clustering
4 3 (2.97%) Wiki
5 1 (0.99%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (48.51%) Linux
2 15 (14.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Unix
4 3 (2.97%) Android
4 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (67.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.50%) Test Automation
3 44 (43.56%) Open Source
4 41 (40.59%) Scrum
5 37 (36.63%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (34.65%) Configuration Management
7 28 (27.72%) OWASP
8 27 (26.73%) Software Engineering
9 26 (25.74%) MVC
10 25 (24.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 23 (22.77%) Web Design
12 22 (21.78%) DevOps
13 17 (16.83%) Microservices
13 17 (16.83%) TDD
14 16 (15.84%) BDD
15 15 (14.85%) SDLC
16 14 (13.86%) User Stories
17 13 (12.87%) Kanban
18 11 (10.89%) Continuous Delivery
19 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) Java
2 36 (35.64%) Scala
3 34 (33.66%) Python
4 33 (32.67%) Ruby
5 31 (30.69%) C#
6 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
7 12 (11.88%) SQL
8 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.96%) Groovy
9 3 (2.97%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.97%) C
9 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.98%) PHP
11 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.99%) CCDP
3 1 (0.99%) CCNP
3 1 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.99%) CISM
3 1 (0.99%) CISSP
3 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) Puppet
2 8 (7.92%) Ansible
2 8 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.97%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.97%) Rancher
4 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (28.71%) Google
2 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.94%) Splunk
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.96%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.96%) hybris
5 4 (3.96%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle
6 2 (1.98%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.99%) Adobe
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco
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