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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 128 133 197
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +64
Contract jobs citing Confluence 31 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 0.88% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.49% 5.63% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 8
Median daily rate £525 £525 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £345 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
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
565 533 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.51% 15.56% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 399 673
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £620 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.30 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.50 £30.30 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 65 (97.01%) JIRA
2 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (49.25%) Atlassian
4 30 (44.78%) Linux
5 26 (38.81%) JavaScript
6 25 (37.31%) DevOps
7 24 (35.82%) Finance
8 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (31.34%) Java
10 19 (28.36%) Python
10 19 (28.36%) Puppet
11 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
12 16 (23.88%) SQL
12 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
13 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
13 15 (22.39%) Ansible
14 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (19.40%) Open Source
14 13 (19.40%) HTML
15 12 (17.91%) Oracle
15 12 (17.91%) Project Management
15 12 (17.91%) Hadoop
15 12 (17.91%) Docker
16 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
16 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
16 11 (16.42%) NoSQL
16 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
16 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
17 10 (14.93%) Windows
17 10 (14.93%) Scrum

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 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) Apache
3 7 (10.45%) Apache Spark
4 6 (8.96%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.97%) CMS
6 3 (4.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.99%) Drupal
7 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.49%) IIS
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.49%) SAS
8 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) HipChat
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.48%) IaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) GitHub
4 2 (2.99%) PaaS
4 2 (2.99%) SaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Slack
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) DNS
1 3 (4.48%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.99%) LDAP
2 2 (2.99%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.99%) SSH
2 2 (2.99%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) AMQP
3 1 (1.49%) DMZ
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) Hadoop
2 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
2 11 (16.42%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.45%) Big Data
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.96%) MySQL
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.49%) HBase
7 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.49%) OLTP
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.49%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 65 (97.01%) JIRA
2 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
3 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.93%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (14.93%) Subversion
5 9 (13.43%) Bitbucket
6 7 (10.45%) Maven
6 7 (10.45%) TeamCity
6 7 (10.45%) Zephyr
7 6 (8.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (8.96%) FishEye
7 6 (8.96%) JIRA Agile
8 5 (7.46%) Gradle
8 5 (7.46%) SonarQube
9 4 (5.97%) Ant
9 4 (5.97%) JUnit
9 4 (5.97%) Selenium
10 3 (4.48%) Artifactory
10 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.48%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 9 (13.43%) Front Office
4 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (10.45%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) NoSQL Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Banking Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.48%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) .NET
4 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.97%) HTML5
5 4 (5.97%) jQuery
5 4 (5.97%) Node.js
6 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
7 2 (2.99%) EJB
7 2 (2.99%) J2EE
7 2 (2.99%) JSON
7 2 (2.99%) LAMP
7 2 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.99%) REST
7 2 (2.99%) RESTful
7 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
7 2 (2.99%) Spring
7 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.45%) Hedge funds
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.48%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.48%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.99%) Derivative
5 2 (2.99%) Equities
5 2 (2.99%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.99%) STB
5 2 (2.99%) Wiki
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.78%) Linux
2 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.93%) Windows
4 9 (13.43%) Unix
5 8 (11.94%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) DevOps
3 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.40%) Open Source
6 12 (17.91%) Project Management
7 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (14.93%) High Availability
8 10 (14.93%) Scrum
8 10 (14.93%) SDLC
8 10 (14.93%) TDD
9 9 (13.43%) BDD
10 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (8.96%) Service Design
13 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
13 5 (7.46%) Systematic Trading
13 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) JavaScript
2 21 (31.34%) Java
3 19 (28.36%) Python
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
6 9 (13.43%) Ruby
7 7 (10.45%) Groovy
8 5 (7.46%) C#
8 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Clojure
10 2 (2.99%) Go
10 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Postfix
2 2 (2.99%) Squid
2 2 (2.99%) vCloud
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) Puppet
2 15 (22.39%) Ansible
3 10 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (4.48%) Nagios
5 3 (4.48%) Terraform
6 2 (2.99%) Kibana
6 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.99%) logstash
6 2 (2.99%) Rancher
6 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Atlassian
2 12 (17.91%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.97%) Sybase
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) Murex
5 3 (4.48%) Splunk
5 3 (4.48%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.99%) Calypso
6 2 (2.99%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) IBM
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.99%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.49%) Actimize
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (1.49%) SAP