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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 188 203 212
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs citing Confluence 19 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.26% 0.099%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 1.48% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 7
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£488 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £260 £273
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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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
981 1282 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.39% 17.63% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 899 828
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 46
Average hourly rate £17.93 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £35.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence.

1 37 (86.05%) JIRA
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Java
4 12 (27.91%) Atlassian
4 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
5 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (25.58%) XML
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Scrum
6 10 (23.26%) Finance
7 9 (20.93%) .NET
7 9 (20.93%) HTML
7 9 (20.93%) Subversion
7 9 (20.93%) Maven
7 9 (20.93%) DevOps
8 8 (18.60%) Puppet
8 8 (18.60%) C#
8 8 (18.60%) Windows
9 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 7 (16.28%) UML
9 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
9 7 (16.28%) Sybase
9 7 (16.28%) TeamCity
9 7 (16.28%) QA
10 6 (13.95%) JSON
10 6 (13.95%) jQuery
10 6 (13.95%) HTML5
10 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
10 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
10 6 (13.95%) TDD

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Confluence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Confluence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) JBoss
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) FTP
1 3 (6.98%) WinSCP
2 2 (4.65%) AMQP
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) RFID
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (86.05%) JIRA
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Subversion
3 9 (20.93%) Maven
4 7 (16.28%) TeamCity
5 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.65%) FishEye
8 2 (4.65%) Selenium
8 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.65%) JUnit
9 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
9 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
9 1 (2.33%) MSI
9 1 (2.33%) JMeter
9 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Front Office
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Sybase Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Project Planner
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (4.65%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) XML
2 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 6 (13.95%) XSD
3 6 (13.95%) JSON
3 6 (13.95%) HTML5
3 6 (13.95%) jQuery
4 5 (11.63%) WPF
4 5 (11.63%) SOAP
5 4 (9.30%) Web Services
5 4 (9.30%) JSP
5 4 (9.30%) J2EE
5 4 (9.30%) JMS
5 4 (9.30%) Middleware
5 4 (9.30%) CSS3
5 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.98%) REST
6 3 (6.98%) Sass
6 3 (6.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Derivative
2 4 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.98%) Wiki
3 3 (6.98%) Open Source
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.65%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) pSOS
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) UML
6 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.95%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
7 5 (11.63%) Investment Management
8 4 (9.30%) Fund Management
8 4 (9.30%) Use Case
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) OO
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 3 (6.98%) SOA
9 3 (6.98%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) MVC
9 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) VBA
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) C
7 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) Golang
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) XPath
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) PMP
3 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.65%) MAPM
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Salt
3 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Atlassian
2 7 (16.28%) Sybase
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) BI-SAM
5 2 (4.65%) FactSet
5 2 (4.65%) DevExpress
5 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.65%) StatPro
6 1 (2.33%) Infragistics
6 1 (2.33%) ATG
6 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.33%) Murex
6 1 (2.33%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) hybris
6 1 (2.33%) 29West
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago