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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 126 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +2
Contract jobs citing Confluence 33 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.12% 1.92% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 23
Median daily rate £463 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Confluence
London

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
644 989 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.21% 17.55% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 751 741
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.80 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016, 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 44 (88.00%) JIRA
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.00%) Java
4 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) .NET
5 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (26.00%) Atlassian
6 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (26.00%) TDD
6 13 (26.00%) Finance
7 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.00%) DevOps
8 11 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (22.00%) VPN
8 11 (22.00%) BDD
9 10 (20.00%) Puppet
9 10 (20.00%) Docker
9 10 (20.00%) PaaS
9 10 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 9 (18.00%) IBM
10 9 (18.00%) DMZ
10 9 (18.00%) High Availability
10 9 (18.00%) Splunk
10 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (18.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (18.00%) IaaS
10 9 (18.00%) Azure Active Directory

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 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Documentum
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Project
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) PaaS
2 9 (18.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) IaaS
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) VPN
2 9 (18.00%) DMZ
3 1 (2.00%) AMQP
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) SSH
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
2 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 2 (4.00%) HBase
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) Flink
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (88.00%) JIRA
2 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (18.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.00%) Selenium
7 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (4.00%) Subversion
7 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.00%) ERwin
8 1 (2.00%) Geb
8 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (2.00%) Spock
8 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.00%) French Language
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) German Language
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Analyst
1 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Azure Consultant
2 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Author
6 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Author
7 1 (2.00%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 2 (4.00%) Grails
4 2 (4.00%) J2EE
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) JSP
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.00%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.00%) FpML
5 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.00%) Java EE
5 1 (2.00%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.00%) LAMP
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (10.00%) Wiki
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Economics
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (26.00%) TDD
3 12 (24.00%) DevOps
4 11 (22.00%) BDD
4 11 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (20.00%) Scrum
6 9 (18.00%) High Availability
7 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 7 (14.00%) User Stories
8 6 (12.00%) SDLC
9 5 (10.00%) Migration
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) ETL
10 4 (8.00%) Time Management
11 3 (6.00%) Change Management
11 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Java
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) C
3 5 (10.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.00%) VBA
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) Groovy
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Graphite
2 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) Atlassian
3 9 (18.00%) IBM
3 9 (18.00%) Splunk
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Black Duck
5 2 (4.00%) Coverity
5 2 (4.00%) Hortonworks
5 2 (4.00%) hybris
5 2 (4.00%) Netezza
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Sybase
6 1 (2.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) QNAP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) WorldPay
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