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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 168 176 177
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 16 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.76% 2.46% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 14
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£500 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £250 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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
907 977 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.66% 16.84% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 672 677
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 40
Average hourly rate £20.45 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £95.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 27 (84.38%) JIRA
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Subversion
6 7 (21.88%) Maven
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) .NET
6 7 (21.88%) XML
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) Apache
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
7 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.75%) Change Management
8 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) C#
8 5 (15.63%) XSD

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Jetty
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Project
2 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.25%) MS Office
4 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
1 2 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (6.25%) WinSCP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (84.38%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 7 (21.88%) Maven
4 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.25%) Zephyr
5 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.25%) Ant
6 1 (3.13%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) MSI
6 1 (3.13%) JMeter
6 1 (3.13%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) SilkTest
6 1 (3.13%) SilkCentral
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.13%) NDepend
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Front Office
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Change Manager
5 2 (6.25%) SCM Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) XSD
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 4 (12.50%) JSP
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
4 3 (9.38%) WinForms
4 3 (9.38%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (9.38%) REST
4 3 (9.38%) Sass
4 3 (9.38%) WPF
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
4 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Derivative
3 2 (6.25%) IVR
3 2 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Wiki
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.63%) Kanban
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) UML
7 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Change Control
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Groovy
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PMP
1 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (3.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.13%) yum
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) nmon
3 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) DevExpress
4 2 (6.25%) Splunk
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Telerik
5 1 (3.13%) Endeca
5 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) Micro Focus
5 1 (3.13%) Infragistics
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 28 days ago