Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 90 87
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3 +53
Contract jobs citing Confluence 131 123 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.24% 2.45% 2.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.47% 16.58% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 90 88
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -12.14% +7.50%
10th Percentile £325 £314 £339
90th Percentile £588 £538 £638
England median daily rate £496 £480 £488
% change year-on-year +3.39% -1.54% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.94 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.38 £40.50
% change year-on-year -22.87% +12.04% -4.71%

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 640 742 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.83% 14.77% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 470 397
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £217 £268 £245
90th Percentile £582 £563 £543
England median daily rate £463 £457 £450
% change year-on-year +1.20% +1.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 26
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £21.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.86% +26.87% -16.25%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.20 £9.88
90th Percentile £31.25 £34.15 £24.25
England median hourly rate £20.83 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.66% +2.50%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 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
West Yorkshire +35 85 £450 - 13
South Yorkshire -15 37 £459 +10.60% 11
North Yorkshire - 6 £330 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 131 (100.00%) JIRA
2 99 (75.57%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (56.49%) Jenkins
4 66 (50.38%) Git (software)
5 65 (49.62%) GitHub
6 50 (38.17%) JSON
7 49 (37.40%) Java
8 48 (36.64%) Scrum
9 47 (35.88%) Test Automation
10 45 (34.35%) REST
10 45 (34.35%) Sonatype Nexus
11 44 (33.59%) Maven
12 41 (31.30%) Spring
13 40 (30.53%) Finance
14 38 (29.01%) Splunk
14 38 (29.01%) Kanban
14 38 (29.01%) Slack
15 37 (28.24%) DevOps
16 33 (25.19%) Node.js
16 33 (25.19%) Spring Boot
17 32 (24.43%) Banking
18 31 (23.66%) AppDynamics
19 29 (22.14%) Ansible
19 29 (22.14%) SQL
19 29 (22.14%) Linux
20 28 (21.37%) AWS
20 28 (21.37%) Bash Shell
21 25 (19.08%) User Experience
21 25 (19.08%) Mobile App
22 23 (17.56%) iOS Development

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 15 (11.45%) Cloud Foundry
1 15 (11.45%) Mule
2 11 (8.40%) Apache
3 9 (6.87%) Jupyter
3 9 (6.87%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.34%) Apache ServiceMix
4 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (3.05%) SAS
6 3 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.53%) nginx
8 1 (0.76%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
8 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.53%) SPSS
5 2 (1.53%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.76%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 65 (49.62%) GitHub
2 38 (29.01%) Slack
3 28 (21.37%) AWS
4 22 (16.79%) Azure
5 12 (9.16%) GCP
6 10 (7.63%) npm
7 7 (5.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (5.34%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (5.34%) Office 365
8 5 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.82%) BrowserStack
9 3 (2.29%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.53%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.53%) G Suite
10 2 (1.53%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.53%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) Internet
2 7 (5.34%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.53%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) BigQuery
2 11 (8.40%) DB2
3 10 (7.63%) Big Data
3 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.58%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.53%) MySQL
6 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 131 (100.00%) JIRA
2 74 (56.49%) Jenkins
3 66 (50.38%) Git (software)
4 45 (34.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 44 (33.59%) Maven
6 23 (17.56%) Mockito
7 22 (16.79%) Selenium
8 19 (14.50%) Xcode
9 17 (12.98%) JUnit
10 14 (10.69%) Cucumber
11 11 (8.40%) Bitbucket
12 10 (7.63%) Gradle
13 3 (2.29%) git-flow
14 2 (1.53%) Hudson
15 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
15 1 (0.76%) Ant
15 1 (0.76%) FishEye
15 1 (0.76%) GitLab
15 1 (0.76%) SonarQube
15 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (30.53%) Finance
2 32 (24.43%) Banking
3 13 (9.92%) Financial Institution
4 10 (7.63%) Retail
5 7 (5.34%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.82%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.53%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (45.04%) Developer
2 15 (11.45%) Analyst
3 14 (10.69%) iOS Developer
4 12 (9.16%) Android Developer
5 11 (8.40%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.63%) Digital Analyst
6 10 (7.63%) Python Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Consultant
9 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Digital Performance Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Linux Consultant
10 5 (3.82%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Unix Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (38.17%) JSON
2 45 (34.35%) REST
3 41 (31.30%) Spring
4 33 (25.19%) Node.js
4 33 (25.19%) Spring Boot
5 18 (13.74%) React
6 14 (10.69%) Enzyme
6 14 (10.69%) Jest
6 14 (10.69%) WireMock
7 12 (9.16%) jQuery
8 11 (8.40%) Swagger
9 10 (7.63%) Express
9 10 (7.63%) Redux
9 10 (7.63%) SOAP
10 9 (6.87%) NumPy
10 9 (6.87%) Pandas
10 9 (6.87%) PySpark
10 9 (6.87%) scikit-learn
11 8 (6.11%) Apache Camel
11 8 (6.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.08%) Mobile App
1 25 (19.08%) User Experience
2 11 (8.40%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Linux
2 23 (17.56%) Apple iOS
3 17 (12.98%) Android
3 17 (12.98%) Windows
4 8 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.34%) SUSE
5 7 (5.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 7 (5.34%) Unix
6 1 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (75.57%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (36.64%) Scrum
3 47 (35.88%) Test Automation
4 38 (29.01%) Kanban
5 37 (28.24%) DevOps
6 23 (17.56%) iOS Development
7 22 (16.79%) Change Management
7 22 (16.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 17 (12.98%) Analytics
8 17 (12.98%) Android Development
9 16 (12.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (11.45%) Release Management
10 15 (11.45%) TDD
11 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (10.69%) Web Development
12 13 (9.92%) Data Analytics
13 12 (9.16%) Pair Programming
13 12 (9.16%) Process Improvement
14 11 (8.40%) Database Security
14 11 (8.40%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.40%) Java
2 29 (22.14%) SQL
3 28 (21.37%) Bash Shell
4 21 (16.03%) Java 8
4 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
5 19 (14.50%) Apple Swift
6 16 (12.21%) PHP
7 13 (9.92%) Python
7 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.40%) PowerShell
8 11 (8.40%) Shell Script
9 10 (7.63%) ES6
10 9 (6.87%) R
11 8 (6.11%) PL/SQL
12 7 (5.34%) AWK
13 3 (2.29%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.53%) C#
15 1 (0.76%) C
15 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (13.74%) Docker
2 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (22.14%) Ansible
2 11 (8.40%) Kubernetes
3 10 (7.63%) WMI
4 9 (6.87%) Puppet
5 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (4.58%) Terraform
7 5 (3.82%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.29%) Packer
9 2 (1.53%) Consul
10 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.76%) Grafana
10 1 (0.76%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.76%) Rancher
Vendors
1 38 (29.01%) Splunk
2 31 (23.66%) AppDynamics
3 20 (15.27%) Google
4 12 (9.16%) Oracle
4 12 (9.16%) SAP
5 11 (8.40%) MuleSoft
6 10 (7.63%) Blue Coat
6 10 (7.63%) F5
6 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.11%) Adobe
8 7 (5.34%) ForgeRock
8 7 (5.34%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.58%) Tableau
10 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.76%) Ariba
11 1 (0.76%) Black Duck