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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 170 175 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +39
Contract jobs citing Confluence 38 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 2.47% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £413 £260
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +58.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £50.00
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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
1036 973 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.69% 16.76% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 660 797
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 54
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.68 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.68% -23.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £29.25 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 54 (91.53%) JIRA
2 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (52.54%) Java
4 30 (50.85%) Scrum
5 21 (35.59%) TDD
6 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (32.20%) Atlassian
8 17 (28.81%) Jenkins
9 16 (27.12%) Finance
10 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.42%) Linux
11 14 (23.73%) Apache
11 14 (23.73%) Maven
11 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
12 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
12 13 (22.03%) HTML
12 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (20.34%) SDLC
13 12 (20.34%) Oracle
13 12 (20.34%) CSS
13 12 (20.34%) Python
13 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
13 12 (20.34%) jQuery
14 11 (18.64%) Puppet
14 11 (18.64%) MongoDB
14 11 (18.64%) JMS
14 11 (18.64%) EJB
14 11 (18.64%) .NET
14 11 (18.64%) C#
15 10 (16.95%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (23.73%) Apache
2 7 (11.86%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.17%) Node.js
4 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.78%) JBoss
6 3 (5.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Jetty
8 1 (1.69%) Mule
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.69%) IIS
8 1 (1.69%) Documentum
8 1 (1.69%) CMS
8 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Project
2 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.69%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) AMQP
2 5 (8.47%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) HTTP
3 4 (6.78%) SSL
4 2 (3.39%) LDAP
4 2 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) MongoDB
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.86%) Big Data
5 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.08%) MySQL
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.69%) DB2
8 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (91.53%) JIRA
2 17 (28.81%) Jenkins
3 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
3 14 (23.73%) Maven
4 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
5 9 (15.25%) Subversion
6 7 (11.86%) Mercurial
7 6 (10.17%) Hudson
7 6 (10.17%) Ant
7 6 (10.17%) JUnit
7 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.17%) Artifactory
8 5 (8.47%) Selenium
8 5 (8.47%) Mockito
9 4 (6.78%) Gradle
10 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
10 3 (5.08%) JMeter
11 2 (3.39%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (3.39%) NuGet
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Front Office
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Change Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) SCM Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) GUI Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Development Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) HTML
2 12 (20.34%) CSS
2 12 (20.34%) jQuery
3 11 (18.64%) .NET
3 11 (18.64%) JMS
3 11 (18.64%) EJB
4 10 (16.95%) HTML5
5 9 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (15.25%) Web Services
5 9 (15.25%) JSON
6 6 (10.17%) Spring
7 5 (8.47%) Java EE
8 4 (6.78%) CSS3
8 4 (6.78%) Apache Camel
8 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.78%) D3.js
8 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.78%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (6.78%) WPF
8 4 (6.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) IVR
4 2 (3.39%) Social Media
4 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (15.25%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) UNIX
5 3 (5.08%) Android
6 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Scrum
3 21 (35.59%) TDD
4 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (20.34%) SDLC
6 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
6 10 (16.95%) Project Management
7 9 (15.25%) Kanban
7 9 (15.25%) Open Source
8 8 (13.56%) DevOps
8 8 (13.56%) Software Delivery
8 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
9 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) Change Management
10 5 (8.47%) OO
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) Java
2 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.34%) Python
4 11 (18.64%) C#
5 8 (13.56%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) C
7 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.39%) VB
9 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.39%) Scala
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.69%) Perl
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
10 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.39%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ISEB
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Varnish
2 2 (3.39%) vCloud
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 7 (11.86%) Vagrant
3 5 (8.47%) yum
4 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.69%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Atlassian
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.47%) WorldPay
5 4 (6.78%) Adobe
6 3 (5.08%) VMware
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) InterSystems
8 1 (1.69%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.69%) SAP
8 1 (1.69%) Zend
8 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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