Period
to 19 May 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 19 May 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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 87 95
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +32
Contract jobs citing Confluence 104 133 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.33% 2.73% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.21% 17.71% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 122 59
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £316 £356 £388
90th Percentile £588 £588 £571
England median daily rate £500 £495 £460
% change year-on-year +1.01% +7.61% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +16.67% +20.00%

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 732 751 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.38% 15.44% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 510 379
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £268
90th Percentile £570 £548 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £430
% change year-on-year +3.26% +6.98% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.67% -14.29% -9.56%
10th Percentile £13.65 £11.10 £10.75
90th Percentile £31.25 £30.25 £26.35
England median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -5.00%

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 May 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 19 May 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 +13 80 £433 -4.95% 6
South Yorkshire -40 19 £450 - 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £465 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 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.

1 102 (98.08%) JIRA
2 85 (81.73%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (52.88%) Jenkins
4 49 (47.12%) Git (software)
5 42 (40.38%) Java
6 40 (38.46%) Scrum
7 35 (33.65%) REST
7 35 (33.65%) Slack
8 31 (29.81%) GitHub
8 31 (29.81%) Test Automation
9 30 (28.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 28 (26.92%) Kanban
11 26 (25.00%) Maven
12 24 (23.08%) Spring
12 24 (23.08%) JSON
13 23 (22.12%) Splunk
13 23 (22.12%) DevOps
14 22 (21.15%) User Experience
14 22 (21.15%) Mobile App
15 21 (20.19%) Apple iOS
15 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (20.19%) iOS Development
16 20 (19.23%) Spring Boot
16 20 (19.23%) Java 8
17 19 (18.27%) AppDynamics
17 19 (18.27%) TDD
18 18 (17.31%) Coaching
18 18 (17.31%) Docker
19 17 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
20 16 (15.38%) Node.js

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 (9.62%) nginx
2 6 (5.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (5.77%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.77%) Mule
3 4 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (3.85%) CMS
3 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.88%) Apache
4 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.92%) SAS
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.96%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.92%) SPSS
3 2 (1.92%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Changepoint
1 2 (1.92%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.96%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 35 (33.65%) Slack
2 31 (29.81%) GitHub
3 17 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (10.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (6.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (3.85%) PaaS
8 4 (3.85%) SaaS
8 4 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.88%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.88%) Google App Engine
9 3 (2.88%) Office 365
9 3 (2.88%) Route 53
9 3 (2.88%) Serverless
10 2 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) HTTP
2 4 (3.85%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) VPN
3 3 (2.88%) DNS
3 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.88%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.92%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.81%) MySQL
3 4 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.85%) Big Data
4 3 (2.88%) BigQuery
4 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.88%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.96%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 102 (98.08%) JIRA
2 55 (52.88%) Jenkins
3 49 (47.12%) Git (software)
4 30 (28.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 26 (25.00%) Maven
6 15 (14.42%) Bitbucket
6 15 (14.42%) Xcode
7 12 (11.54%) Selenium
8 11 (10.58%) Mockito
9 8 (7.69%) HP UFT
10 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
10 7 (6.73%) JUnit
10 7 (6.73%) SonarQube
11 6 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (5.77%) Burp Suite
11 6 (5.77%) JMeter
11 6 (5.77%) LoadRunner
12 4 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (2.88%) GitLab
13 3 (2.88%) GoCD
General
1 15 (14.42%) Banking
2 14 (13.46%) Finance
3 11 (10.58%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.92%) Back Office
5 2 (1.92%) Front Office
5 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Law
6 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (38.46%) Developer
2 19 (18.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (17.31%) Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) iOS Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.73%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) React Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Android Developer
11 3 (2.88%) AWS DevOps
11 3 (2.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.88%) Digital Business Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.65%) REST
2 24 (23.08%) JSON
2 24 (23.08%) Spring
3 20 (19.23%) Spring Boot
4 16 (15.38%) Node.js
4 16 (15.38%) React
5 9 (8.65%) SOAP
6 8 (7.69%) Web Services
7 6 (5.77%) CSS
7 6 (5.77%) Enzyme
7 6 (5.77%) HTML
7 6 (5.77%) Jest
7 6 (5.77%) WireMock
8 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.85%) .NET
9 4 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.85%) Apache Camel
9 4 (3.85%) Drools
9 4 (3.85%) OpenID
9 4 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Mobile App
1 22 (21.15%) User Experience
2 7 (6.73%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.77%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.81%) Clustering
5 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.92%) PMI
6 2 (1.92%) Wiki
7 1 (0.96%) EFT
7 1 (0.96%) FMCG
7 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Apple iOS
2 12 (11.54%) Linux
3 8 (7.69%) Android
4 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.77%) Windows
6 1 (0.96%) CentOS
6 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (81.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.46%) Scrum
3 31 (29.81%) Test Automation
4 28 (26.92%) Kanban
5 23 (22.12%) DevOps
6 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (20.19%) iOS Development
7 19 (18.27%) TDD
8 18 (17.31%) Coaching
9 16 (15.38%) Microservices
10 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
11 13 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 12 (11.54%) BDD
12 12 (11.54%) User Stories
13 10 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (8.65%) Migration
14 9 (8.65%) SDLC
14 9 (8.65%) Waterfall
15 8 (7.69%) Android Development
15 8 (7.69%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.38%) Java
2 20 (19.23%) Java 8
3 15 (14.42%) Apple Swift
3 15 (14.42%) Python
4 13 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 11 (10.58%) PHP
6 10 (9.62%) SQL
7 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.77%) Perl
8 6 (5.77%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.92%) C
10 2 (1.92%) R
11 1 (0.96%) C#
11 1 (0.96%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.96%) Ruby
11 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) OCA
3 1 (0.96%) OCAJ
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) WCAG
3 3 (2.88%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (17.31%) Docker
2 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) Ansible
2 14 (13.46%) Terraform
3 12 (11.54%) Kubernetes
4 10 (9.62%) Puppet
5 7 (6.73%) Packer
6 6 (5.77%) Consul
6 6 (5.77%) Nessus
6 6 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.88%) HP ALM
7 3 (2.88%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.96%) Grafana
8 1 (0.96%) Mesos
8 1 (0.96%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.96%) Rancher
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Splunk
2 19 (18.27%) AppDynamics
3 8 (7.69%) Adobe
3 8 (7.69%) Google
3 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.73%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.77%) Oracle
6 4 (3.85%) ForgeRock
7 3 (2.88%) HP
7 3 (2.88%) Tableau
8 2 (1.92%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.92%) Pega
8 2 (1.92%) Planview
8 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.96%) Ariba
9 1 (0.96%) Black Duck
9 1 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.96%) SAP