The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 307 328 392
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +64
Contract jobs citing Confluence 107 96 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.36% 2.09% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 63 24
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £273 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £525 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Confluence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4529 4588 4644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.69% 18.19% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3090 3067 3005
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 103 162
Average hourly rate £18.92 £21.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.89% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Confluence across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in London

Confluence
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Confluence across the London region.

Confluence Daily Rate Trend in London

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Confluence across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Confluence Daily Rate Histogram in London

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 16 £475 +18.60%
Docklands, London - 1 £350 -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 192 (92.75%) JIRA
2 136 (65.70%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (44.93%) Java
4 82 (39.61%) Git (software)
5 66 (31.88%) Atlassian
6 62 (29.95%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (29.95%) DevOps
7 58 (28.02%) Scrum
8 55 (26.57%) TDD
9 53 (25.60%) XML
10 51 (24.64%) Linux
10 51 (24.64%) Maven
11 49 (23.67%) UNIX
11 49 (23.67%) Jenkins
12 46 (22.22%) Subversion
13 38 (18.36%) HTML
14 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
14 37 (17.87%) Configuration Management
15 36 (17.39%) jQuery
16 35 (16.91%) Middleware
17 34 (16.43%) SQL
17 34 (16.43%) Web Services
17 34 (16.43%) JSON
17 34 (16.43%) Finance
18 32 (15.46%) XSD
19 31 (14.98%) UML
19 31 (14.98%) E-Commerce
20 30 (14.49%) TeamCity
21 29 (14.01%) Apache
22 27 (13.04%) CSS

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (14.01%) Apache
2 20 (9.66%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.38%) Node.js
6 6 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.42%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.42%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.42%) GemFire
7 5 (2.42%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.93%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.45%) IIS
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.97%) CMS
10 2 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.48%) Jetty
11 1 (0.48%) SAS
11 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.31%) MS Office
3 6 (2.90%) MS Project
4 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.35%) RMDS
2 6 (2.90%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.42%) GitHub
3 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.93%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.21%) DNS
2 15 (7.25%) HTTP
2 15 (7.25%) Firewall
3 6 (2.90%) SSH
3 6 (2.90%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.42%) SSL
5 4 (1.93%) Internet
6 3 (1.45%) WinSCP
6 3 (1.45%) AMQP
6 3 (1.45%) FTP
7 2 (0.97%) LDAP
7 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.48%) MVNO
8 1 (0.48%) Multicast
8 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.48%) DVB
8 1 (0.48%) RFID
8 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.56%) MySQL
2 25 (12.08%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.90%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.42%) Impala
7 5 (2.42%) Couchbase
7 5 (2.42%) CouchDB
7 5 (2.42%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.93%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.97%) DB2
9 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 192 (92.75%) JIRA
2 82 (39.61%) Git (software)
3 51 (24.64%) Maven
4 49 (23.67%) Jenkins
5 46 (22.22%) Subversion
6 30 (14.49%) TeamCity
7 26 (12.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (8.70%) JUnit
9 11 (5.31%) Hudson
10 8 (3.86%) Grunt
10 8 (3.86%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (3.86%) Yeoman
10 8 (3.86%) Bower
10 8 (3.86%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.90%) IntelliJ
11 6 (2.90%) Selenium
11 6 (2.90%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.90%) FishEye
11 6 (2.90%) Artifactory
12 5 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (16.43%) Finance
2 23 (11.11%) Banking
3 12 (5.80%) Front Office
4 10 (4.83%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.90%) Marketing
6 5 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.93%) Publishing
8 3 (1.45%) Retail
9 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 2 (0.97%) Electronics
9 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.97%) Games
10 1 (0.48%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.48%) International Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (40.58%) Developer
2 24 (11.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.11%) Analyst
4 15 (7.25%) Middleware Developer
5 14 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (4.35%) Administrator
6 9 (4.35%) Consultant
7 8 (3.86%) Architect
7 8 (3.86%) Hybris Developer
8 7 (3.38%) Senior Developer
9 6 (2.90%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.42%) Configuration Engineer
10 5 (2.42%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (2.42%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (2.42%) Tester
10 5 (2.42%) Author
10 5 (2.42%) Technical Author
10 5 (2.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.60%) XML
2 38 (18.36%) HTML
3 36 (17.39%) jQuery
4 35 (16.91%) Middleware
5 34 (16.43%) Web Services
5 34 (16.43%) JSON
6 32 (15.46%) XSD
7 27 (13.04%) CSS
7 27 (13.04%) HTML5
8 26 (12.56%) Spring
9 25 (12.08%) RESTful
10 23 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
11 21 (10.14%) SOAP
11 21 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (10.14%) Apache Camel
12 20 (9.66%) AngularJS
13 16 (7.73%) CSS3
13 16 (7.73%) OSGi
14 14 (6.76%) .NET
14 14 (6.76%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (8.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (6.28%) Wiki
3 10 (4.83%) User Experience
3 10 (4.83%) Open Source
4 9 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.86%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.38%) Derivative
7 6 (2.90%) Equities
7 6 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.90%) Video on Demand
8 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.93%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.93%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.45%) STB
11 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.64%) Linux
2 49 (23.67%) UNIX
3 26 (12.56%) Windows
4 11 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.90%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.93%) CentOS
7 3 (1.45%) pSOS
8 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (65.70%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (29.95%) Continuous Integration
2 62 (29.95%) DevOps
3 58 (28.02%) Scrum
4 55 (26.57%) TDD
5 37 (17.87%) Configuration Management
6 31 (14.98%) UML
6 31 (14.98%) E-Commerce
7 27 (13.04%) Release Management
8 23 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 21 (10.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 19 (9.18%) DSDM
10 19 (9.18%) RUP
10 19 (9.18%) Project Management
11 18 (8.70%) Kanban
12 17 (8.21%) OO
13 14 (6.76%) SOA
13 14 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.76%) Integration Testing
13 14 (6.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 93 (44.93%) Java
2 37 (17.87%) JavaScript
3 34 (16.43%) SQL
4 16 (7.73%) Perl
4 16 (7.73%) C#
5 12 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.31%) Ruby
7 10 (4.83%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.83%) VBA
7 10 (4.83%) Python
8 9 (4.35%) C
9 8 (3.86%) PHP
10 7 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.90%) XPath
11 6 (2.90%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.42%) XQuery
12 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.97%) C++
13 2 (0.97%) VC++
13 2 (0.97%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 23 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.31%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.86%) Degree
4 6 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.42%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (1.93%) PMP
6 4 (1.93%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.93%) MAPM
7 2 (0.97%) PhD
7 2 (0.97%) ISEB
8 1 (0.48%) IIBA
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.21%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) WCAG
3 1 (0.48%) EMIR
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.90%) Varnish
2 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.97%) vSphere
3 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.97%) KVM
4 1 (0.48%) HDFS
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (13.04%) Puppet
2 10 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.86%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (2.90%) YUM
4 6 (2.90%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (2.42%) Nagios
6 2 (0.97%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.97%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.97%) Salt
7 1 (0.48%) logstash
7 1 (0.48%) Kibana
7 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 66 (31.88%) Atlassian
2 26 (12.56%) JBoss
3 23 (11.11%) Oracle
3 23 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.73%) 29West
5 13 (6.28%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.31%) VMware
7 10 (4.83%) Sybase
8 8 (3.86%) hybris
9 6 (2.90%) ION Trading
9 6 (2.90%) Splunk
10 5 (2.42%) Informatica
11 4 (1.93%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.45%) Perforce
13 2 (0.97%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.97%) GUPTA
13 2 (0.97%) Google
13 2 (0.97%) Reuters
13 2 (0.97%) Bloomberg
13 2 (0.97%) StatPro
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