The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 178 200 221
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +21
Contract jobs citing Confluence 25 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.57% 1.11% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 9
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£480 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £260 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.65% -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
972 1173 1339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.62% 16.49% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 796 923
Average daily rate £401 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £576 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 57 38
Average hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% -12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £59.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Confluence
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 43 (87.76%) JIRA
2 21 (42.86%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
4 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.61%) Atlassian
6 13 (26.53%) Linux
6 13 (26.53%) QA
6 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
7 11 (22.45%) DevOps
8 10 (20.41%) Puppet
8 10 (20.41%) Scrum
8 10 (20.41%) SQL
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
9 9 (18.37%) Maven
10 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.29%) CSS
11 7 (14.29%) Web Services
11 7 (14.29%) Workflow
11 7 (14.29%) Selenium
11 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
12 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
12 6 (12.24%) Ruby
12 6 (12.24%) Ubuntu
12 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
12 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
1 2 (4.08%) FTP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) AMQP
2 1 (2.04%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (87.76%) JIRA
2 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
4 9 (18.37%) Maven
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium
6 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
8 4 (8.16%) Capybara
8 4 (8.16%) TestPartner
9 3 (6.12%) Ant
9 3 (6.12%) JUnit
10 2 (4.08%) Subversion
10 2 (4.08%) FishEye
10 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
11 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
11 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
11 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
11 1 (2.04%) JMeter
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Front Office
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
4 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Publishing
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Project Planner
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Sybase Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) GUI Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (4.08%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) CSS
1 7 (14.29%) Web Services
2 6 (12.24%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) JMS
3 5 (10.20%) jQuery
3 5 (10.20%) RESTful
3 5 (10.20%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) HTML5
4 4 (8.16%) J2EE
4 4 (8.16%) XML
4 4 (8.16%) Spring
4 4 (8.16%) JSON
5 3 (6.12%) CSS3
6 2 (4.08%) WebSockets
6 2 (4.08%) REST
6 2 (4.08%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (4.08%) D3.js
6 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.08%) MCollective
6 2 (4.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Derivative
2 5 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Open Source
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.12%) Wiki
5 2 (4.08%) EPoS
6 1 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Ubuntu
3 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) UNIX
5 2 (4.08%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) AIX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.45%) DevOps
4 10 (20.41%) Scrum
5 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.29%) Workflow
7 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.24%) UML
7 6 (12.24%) OO
7 6 (12.24%) SOA
7 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
9 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) OOP
9 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.16%) Service Management
9 4 (8.16%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Ruby
4 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) C#
5 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.16%) VBA
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) Golang
7 1 (2.04%) Scala
7 1 (2.04%) XPath
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) PMP
2 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (6.12%) MAPM
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) EMIR
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.16%) KVM
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.16%) Nagios
3 4 (8.16%) Ganglia
4 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.08%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Atlassian
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Sybase
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.12%) Ab Initio
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) 29West
5 2 (4.08%) Splunk
5 2 (4.08%) BI-SAM
5 2 (4.08%) FactSet
5 2 (4.08%) StatPro
5 2 (4.08%) InterSystems
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) Murex
6 1 (2.04%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.04%) GUPTA
6 1 (2.04%) Google
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £420 - £440 per day
Posted: 17 days ago