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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
London / City of London
Rank 121 130 182
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +52
Contract jobs citing Confluence 33 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 0.68% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.97% 4.57% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 5
Median daily rate £475 £525 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +26.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £320 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £790 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £108.13 -

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
553 460 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.78% 14.97% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 335 626
Median daily rate £450 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 17
Median hourly rate £16.15 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +34.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 68 (100.00%) JIRA
2 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (44.12%) Atlassian
4 29 (42.65%) Linux
5 25 (36.76%) Finance
6 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 23 (33.82%) DevOps
8 22 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (30.88%) Java
10 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
11 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
12 14 (20.59%) Puppet
12 14 (20.59%) SQL
12 14 (20.59%) Python
12 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
13 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
14 12 (17.65%) Scrum
14 12 (17.65%) Banking
14 12 (17.65%) Windows
14 12 (17.65%) Oracle
15 11 (16.18%) Open Source
16 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
16 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
16 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
16 10 (14.71%) Hadoop
16 10 (14.71%) Degree
16 10 (14.71%) Project Management
16 10 (14.71%) TDD
16 10 (14.71%) HTML

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 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.29%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) Apache Spark
4 5 (7.35%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.94%) CMS
5 2 (2.94%) Drupal
5 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) HipChat
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.41%) IaaS
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
3 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 2 (2.94%) Slack
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
1 2 (2.94%) LDAP
1 2 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) AMQP
2 1 (1.47%) DMZ
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.47%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.47%) SSH
2 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Hadoop
1 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
1 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.24%) Big Data
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.41%) MySQL
5 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.41%) VLDB
6 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) HBase
7 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.47%) OLTP
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 68 (100.00%) JIRA
2 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
4 9 (13.24%) Bitbucket
4 9 (13.24%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (10.29%) Zephyr
7 6 (8.82%) JIRA Agile
7 6 (8.82%) Subversion
8 5 (7.35%) FishEye
8 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.88%) JUnit
9 4 (5.88%) Maven
9 4 (5.88%) SonarQube
10 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
10 3 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.94%) Gradle
11 2 (2.94%) jMock
11 2 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Front Office
4 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Administrator
3 9 (13.24%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Banking Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Development DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.41%) SDLC Manager
8 3 (4.41%) SDLC Project Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Data Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) HTML
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) HTML5
3 5 (7.35%) Node.js
4 4 (5.88%) J2EE
4 4 (5.88%) REST
5 3 (4.41%) Ajax
5 3 (4.41%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) JSON
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (4.41%) Spring
6 2 (2.94%) CSS3
6 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.94%) RESTful
6 2 (2.94%) SOAP
6 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
6 2 (2.94%) XML
6 2 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Hedge funds
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.41%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.94%) Derivative
6 2 (2.94%) Fintech
6 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.94%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.94%) PKI
6 2 (2.94%) STB
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 2 (2.94%) Wiki
7 1 (1.47%) Clustering
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) IPTV
7 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.65%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (17.65%) Windows
4 9 (13.24%) Unix
5 6 (8.82%) CentOS
6 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) DevOps
3 22 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
5 12 (17.65%) Scrum
5 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 11 (16.18%) Open Source
7 10 (14.71%) High Availability
7 10 (14.71%) Project Management
7 10 (14.71%) TDD
8 9 (13.24%) BDD
8 9 (13.24%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (11.76%) SDLC
10 7 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.35%) Microservices
12 5 (7.35%) Software Delivery
12 5 (7.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 21 (30.88%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) Python
3 14 (20.59%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.29%) Groovy
5 7 (10.29%) Ruby
5 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.41%) C#
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.94%) Clojure
9 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.47%) Go
9 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Postfix
4 1 (1.47%) Squid
4 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Puppet
2 9 (13.24%) Ansible
2 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.94%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) Rancher
4 2 (2.94%) Terraform
5 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.47%) Kibana
5 1 (1.47%) logstash
5 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Atlassian
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.35%) WorldPay
5 4 (5.88%) Sybase
6 3 (4.41%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.94%) HP
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) New Relic
7 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.94%) Splunk
8 1 (1.47%) Actimize
8 1 (1.47%) Google
8 1 (1.47%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.47%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.47%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.47%) Twitter
8 1 (1.47%) Veracode
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Posted: Yesterday
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