The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 133 162 190
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +28
Contract jobs citing Confluence 33 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 0.59% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.53% 3.71% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 12
Median daily rate £510 £423 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -11.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £346 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
Confluence
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
597 728 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.72% 15.99% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 567 660
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 26
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.69 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -28.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £22.50 £86.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +20.83%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Confluence across the City of London region.

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 50 (90.91%) JIRA
2 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (43.64%) Atlassian
4 22 (40.00%) Linux
4 22 (40.00%) Finance
5 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
6 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (29.09%) DevOps
7 15 (27.27%) Puppet
7 15 (27.27%) Java
7 15 (27.27%) Python
8 14 (25.45%) HTML
9 13 (23.64%) SQL
10 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
10 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
10 12 (21.82%) Ansible
11 11 (20.00%) Docker
11 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 11 (20.00%) Apache
11 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
12 10 (18.18%) Open Source
12 10 (18.18%) Windows
12 10 (18.18%) Project Management
13 9 (16.36%) Scrum
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle
13 9 (16.36%) CentOS
13 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
13 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (16.36%) MongoDB

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (20.00%) Apache
2 8 (14.55%) Apache Spark
3 6 (10.91%) OpenStack
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (5.45%) CMS
5 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.82%) Documentum
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.45%) HipChat
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) OpenVPN
2 3 (5.45%) SSH
3 2 (3.64%) AMQP
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.82%) Intranet
4 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.82%) LAN
4 1 (1.82%) NAS
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 11 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.27%) Big Data
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.64%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.82%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) Flink
6 1 (1.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 50 (90.91%) JIRA
2 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.55%) Subversion
5 7 (12.73%) Bitbucket
5 7 (12.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (12.73%) TeamCity
6 6 (10.91%) FishEye
6 6 (10.91%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (10.91%) Maven
7 5 (9.09%) SonarQube
7 5 (9.09%) Zephyr
8 4 (7.27%) Ant
8 4 (7.27%) Gradle
8 4 (7.27%) Selenium
9 3 (5.45%) Artifactory
9 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.45%) JUnit
10 2 (3.64%) Liquibase
10 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
2 8 (14.55%) Front Office
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) French Language
6 1 (1.82%) German Language
6 1 (1.82%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Administrator
4 6 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) NoSQL Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.45%) SDLC Manager
7 3 (5.45%) SDLC Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) HTML
2 7 (12.73%) CSS
3 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.27%) HTML5
5 4 (7.27%) jQuery
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.45%) ELK Stack
6 3 (5.45%) J2EE
6 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 3 (5.45%) Web Services
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) MCollective
7 2 (3.64%) REST
7 2 (3.64%) SignalR
7 2 (3.64%) Software Packaging
7 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Visualisation
2 5 (9.09%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.27%) Wiki
4 3 (5.45%) Derivative
4 3 (5.45%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Equities
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Windows
4 9 (16.36%) CentOS
5 7 (12.73%) Unix
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.82%) Android
7 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (29.09%) DevOps
3 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
4 10 (18.18%) Open Source
4 10 (18.18%) Project Management
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.55%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (12.73%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) High Availability
8 6 (10.91%) Service Design
8 6 (10.91%) TDD
9 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 5 (9.09%) Software Delivery
9 5 (9.09%) Systematic Trading
9 5 (9.09%) User Stories
10 4 (7.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.27%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) Python
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.73%) Groovy
5 5 (9.09%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) Ruby
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) Clojure
7 2 (3.64%) Go
7 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) Postfix
2 2 (3.64%) Squid
2 2 (3.64%) vCloud
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) HDFS
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) Puppet
2 12 (21.82%) Ansible
3 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (5.45%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.64%) Kibana
6 2 (3.64%) logstash
6 2 (3.64%) Rancher
6 2 (3.64%) Terraform
7 1 (1.82%) Graphite
7 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.82%) Nagios
7 1 (1.82%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Atlassian
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) Adobe
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) Sybase
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Calypso
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.64%) Murex
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.82%) Actimize
6 1 (1.82%) Apple
6 1 (1.82%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.82%) Netezza
6 1 (1.82%) QNAP
6 1 (1.82%) WorldPay
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