Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 123 175
Rank change year-on-year +45 +52 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 119 87 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.69% 1.60% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 9.17% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 53 34
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +37.68%
10th Percentile £339 £318 £300
90th Percentile £638 £600 £546
England median daily rate £500 £470 £430
% change year-on-year +6.38% +9.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% -25.00% +41.18%

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 714 949 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.11% 17.42% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 565 758
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £565 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.62% +40.00% -2.80%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £25.35 £31.05 £37.04
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +33 98 £523 +16.11% 3
South Yorkshire +17 17 £625 +22.25%
North Yorkshire - 3 £250 - 1
Humberside - 1 £400 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 116 (97.48%) JIRA
2 84 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (53.78%) Git (software)
4 60 (50.42%) Scrum
4 60 (50.42%) Jenkins
5 52 (43.70%) Linux
6 50 (42.02%) Slack
7 48 (40.34%) Test Automation
8 46 (38.66%) Java
9 45 (37.82%) Microservices
10 44 (36.97%) REST
11 40 (33.61%) Open Source
12 39 (32.77%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (30.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 36 (30.25%) Software Engineering
13 36 (30.25%) BDD
14 34 (28.57%) Mentoring
15 33 (27.73%) Kanban
15 33 (27.73%) JavaScript
16 32 (26.89%) Configuration Management
16 32 (26.89%) TDD
17 31 (26.05%) HTTP
17 31 (26.05%) MySQL
17 31 (26.05%) JUnit
17 31 (26.05%) Coaching
18 30 (25.21%) MongoDB
19 29 (24.37%) Cucumber
20 28 (23.53%) SQL
21 27 (22.69%) Python
21 27 (22.69%) PostgreSQL

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 16 (13.45%) nginx
2 7 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.04%) Apache
4 5 (4.20%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (3.36%) CMS
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.68%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.68%) WordPress
7 1 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.84%) InDesign
3 1 (0.84%) InVision
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 50 (42.02%) Slack
2 11 (9.24%) Trello
3 7 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.20%) IaaS
6 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.36%) PaaS
6 4 (3.36%) SaaS
7 3 (2.52%) GitHub
8 2 (1.68%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.84%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.84%) G Suite
9 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.05%) HTTP
2 5 (4.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.05%) MySQL
2 30 (25.21%) MongoDB
3 27 (22.69%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (21.85%) NoSQL
5 21 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 13 (10.92%) Big Data
8 9 (7.56%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.20%) HBase
10 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.68%) DB2
11 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.68%) Sqoop
12 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 116 (97.48%) JIRA
2 64 (53.78%) Git (software)
3 60 (50.42%) Jenkins
4 31 (26.05%) JUnit
5 29 (24.37%) Cucumber
6 17 (14.29%) SonarQube
6 17 (14.29%) Subversion
7 14 (11.76%) Jasmine
8 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.20%) Maven
10 4 (3.36%) Grunt
10 4 (3.36%) gulp
10 4 (3.36%) Selenium
11 3 (2.52%) JMeter
11 3 (2.52%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.68%) GitLab
12 2 (1.68%) HP UFT
12 2 (1.68%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.68%) Mockito
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.72%) Banking
4 6 (5.04%) Marketing
5 5 (4.20%) Electronics
5 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.52%) Billing
6 3 (2.52%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (31.93%) Developer
2 19 (15.97%) Analyst
3 18 (15.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 16 (13.45%) Java Developer
5 16 (13.45%) Scala Developer
6 15 (12.61%) Software Engineer
7 13 (10.92%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (9.24%) Java Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (9.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (9.24%) Senior DevOps
8 11 (9.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Tester
11 5 (4.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (36.97%) REST
2 26 (21.85%) HTML
2 26 (21.85%) Spring
3 25 (21.01%) CSS
4 22 (18.49%) CSS3
4 22 (18.49%) HTML5
5 21 (17.65%) Node.js
6 19 (15.97%) JSON
7 18 (15.13%) RESTful
8 17 (14.29%) Ajax
9 15 (12.61%) Django
9 15 (12.61%) Guice
9 15 (12.61%) Play Framework
9 15 (12.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (8.40%) Spring MVC
11 8 (6.72%) Kafka
12 7 (5.88%) Web Services
13 6 (5.04%) jQuery
13 6 (5.04%) Spring Boot
14 5 (4.20%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Clustering
2 6 (5.04%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.20%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) NHS
5 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (43.70%) Linux
2 36 (30.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.42%) Scrum
3 48 (40.34%) Test Automation
4 45 (37.82%) Microservices
5 40 (33.61%) Open Source
6 39 (32.77%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (30.25%) BDD
7 36 (30.25%) Software Engineering
8 34 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 33 (27.73%) Kanban
10 32 (26.89%) Configuration Management
10 32 (26.89%) TDD
11 31 (26.05%) Coaching
12 26 (21.85%) SFIA
13 24 (20.17%) DevOps
14 21 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (17.65%) User Stories
15 20 (16.81%) Project Management
15 20 (16.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.66%) Java
2 33 (27.73%) JavaScript
3 28 (23.53%) SQL
4 27 (22.69%) Python
5 20 (16.81%) Scala
6 16 (13.45%) Bash Shell
7 15 (12.61%) Ruby
8 12 (10.08%) C#
8 12 (10.08%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.88%) Perl
10 3 (2.52%) Groovy
10 3 (2.52%) PHP
11 2 (1.68%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.84%) C
12 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.68%) CCDP
5 2 (1.68%) CCNP
5 2 (1.68%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.68%) CISM
5 2 (1.68%) CISSP
5 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) PMO
2 2 (1.68%) WCAG
3 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (21.85%) Docker
2 8 (6.72%) Xen
3 7 (5.88%) HDFS
4 5 (4.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (17.65%) Puppet
2 14 (11.76%) Terraform
3 13 (10.92%) Ansible
4 10 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (6.72%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.36%) Rancher
7 2 (1.68%) Kibana
7 2 (1.68%) Nessus
7 2 (1.68%) Oozie
8 1 (0.84%) Grafana
8 1 (0.84%) Graylog
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Google
2 17 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.40%) Oracle
4 7 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.20%) Adobe
5 5 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.20%) SAP
6 3 (2.52%) Progress
6 3 (2.52%) Splunk
7 2 (1.68%) Cisco
7 2 (1.68%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.68%) Logi
7 2 (1.68%) Logi Analytics
7 2 (1.68%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.68%) Zend
8 1 (0.84%) Citrix
8 1 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.84%) Talend