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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 295 323 349
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Contract jobs citing Confluence 109 95 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 2.15% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 62 32
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
4254 4423 3891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.69% 18.59% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3051 2559
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 78 155
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.50 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +1 12 £450 +5.88% 2
Uxbridge - 1 £380 -
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 201 (92.63%) JIRA
2 138 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (50.23%) Java
4 92 (42.40%) Git (software)
5 73 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (30.41%) DevOps
7 58 (26.73%) Scrum
7 58 (26.73%) Subversion
7 58 (26.73%) Linux
8 57 (26.27%) Atlassian
9 53 (24.42%) Jenkins
10 52 (23.96%) HTML
10 52 (23.96%) XML
11 49 (22.58%) UNIX
12 47 (21.66%) TDD
13 46 (21.20%) Maven
13 46 (21.20%) JavaScript
13 46 (21.20%) SQL
14 43 (19.82%) TeamCity
15 41 (18.89%) jQuery
16 39 (17.97%) Finance
17 37 (17.05%) CSS
17 37 (17.05%) HTML5
18 35 (16.13%) Puppet
19 34 (15.67%) XSD
20 33 (15.21%) Apache
20 33 (15.21%) Banking
21 32 (14.75%) RESTful
22 31 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 30 (13.82%) Kanban

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (15.21%) Apache
2 30 (13.82%) Tomcat
3 29 (13.36%) JBoss
4 9 (4.15%) WebLogic
4 9 (4.15%) Node.js
5 8 (3.69%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (2.76%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.30%) SAS
8 4 (1.84%) CMS
8 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.84%) nginx
9 3 (1.38%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.38%) IIS
10 2 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.46%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.46%) Jetty
11 1 (0.46%) Mule
11 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.07%) MS Office
3 6 (2.76%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.38%) MS Project
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.60%) DNS
2 19 (8.76%) Firewall
3 10 (4.61%) HTTP
4 5 (2.30%) SSL
5 4 (1.84%) FTP
5 4 (1.84%) WinSCP
6 3 (1.38%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.38%) SSH
7 2 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.92%) Network Security
7 2 (0.92%) Internet
7 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.92%) VPN
7 2 (0.92%) LDAP
8 1 (0.46%) LAN
8 1 (0.46%) WAN
8 1 (0.46%) IPv6
8 1 (0.46%) Intranet
8 1 (0.46%) OSPF
8 1 (0.46%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.82%) MySQL
2 24 (11.06%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.91%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.99%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.07%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.84%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.92%) Redis
9 2 (0.92%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) DB2
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.46%) QlikView
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.46%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 201 (92.63%) JIRA
2 92 (42.40%) Git (software)
3 58 (26.73%) Subversion
4 53 (24.42%) Jenkins
5 46 (21.20%) Maven
6 43 (19.82%) TeamCity
7 31 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (7.83%) JUnit
9 13 (5.99%) Jasmine
10 10 (4.61%) Artifactory
10 10 (4.61%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (4.61%) Hudson
10 10 (4.61%) FishEye
11 8 (3.69%) Yeoman
11 8 (3.69%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.69%) MSI
11 8 (3.69%) NUnit
11 8 (3.69%) Selenium
11 8 (3.69%) Bower
11 8 (3.69%) Grunt
General
1 39 (17.97%) Finance
2 33 (15.21%) Banking
3 16 (7.37%) Front Office
4 12 (5.53%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.69%) Marketing
6 5 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.30%) Games
7 2 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.46%) International Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (42.40%) Developer
2 27 (12.44%) Analyst
3 24 (11.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (7.83%) Java Developer
5 15 (6.91%) Middleware Developer
5 15 (6.91%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (6.45%) Hybris Developer
7 13 (5.99%) Test Analyst
7 13 (5.99%) Tester
8 10 (4.61%) Business Analyst
8 10 (4.61%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.61%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.69%) Consultant
10 7 (3.23%) Architect
10 7 (3.23%) Author
10 7 (3.23%) Technical Author
11 6 (2.76%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.76%) C# Developer
11 6 (2.76%) Banking Business Analyst
12 5 (2.30%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (23.96%) HTML
1 52 (23.96%) XML
2 41 (18.89%) jQuery
3 37 (17.05%) HTML5
3 37 (17.05%) CSS
4 34 (15.67%) XSD
5 32 (14.75%) RESTful
6 30 (13.82%) JSON
7 26 (11.98%) Spring
7 26 (11.98%) Middleware
8 24 (11.06%) Web Services
9 23 (10.60%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.68%) CSS3
10 21 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (9.22%) ActiveMQ
11 20 (9.22%) Ajax
12 19 (8.76%) SOAP
12 19 (8.76%) .NET
12 19 (8.76%) Apache Camel
13 17 (7.83%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Open Source
2 15 (6.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (5.99%) Wiki
4 11 (5.07%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.61%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.69%) User Experience
7 7 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.76%) iPad
8 6 (2.76%) Derivative
9 4 (1.84%) Online Games
9 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.84%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.38%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.38%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.92%) STB
11 2 (0.92%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.46%) IPTV
12 1 (0.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 58 (26.73%) Linux
2 49 (22.58%) UNIX
3 26 (11.98%) Windows
4 7 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.30%) CentOS
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.92%) AIX
6 2 (0.92%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (30.41%) DevOps
4 58 (26.73%) Scrum
5 47 (21.66%) TDD
6 30 (13.82%) Kanban
7 27 (12.44%) Release Management
8 25 (11.52%) Configuration Management
9 24 (11.06%) E-Commerce
10 23 (10.60%) UML
11 22 (10.14%) Project Management
11 22 (10.14%) Integration Testing
12 20 (9.22%) BDD
12 20 (9.22%) Unit Testing
13 19 (8.76%) Pair Programming
13 19 (8.76%) MVC
14 17 (7.83%) Requirements Analysis
15 16 (7.37%) RUP
15 16 (7.37%) DSDM
16 15 (6.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 109 (50.23%) Java
2 46 (21.20%) JavaScript
2 46 (21.20%) SQL
3 19 (8.76%) Ruby
4 14 (6.45%) Python
5 12 (5.53%) C#
5 12 (5.53%) Perl
6 10 (4.61%) PHP
7 7 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.76%) VBA
9 5 (2.30%) C++
9 5 (2.30%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.30%) C
9 5 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.84%) Scala
11 3 (1.38%) Groovy
11 3 (1.38%) XPath
11 3 (1.38%) XQuery
12 2 (0.92%) C++/CLI
12 2 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.53%) Degree
2 12 (5.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.92%) PhD
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PMP
4 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.46%) MAPM
4 1 (0.46%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.14%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.23%) Varnish
2 5 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.92%) vCloud
3 2 (0.92%) Squid
4 1 (0.46%) HDFS
4 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) Samba
4 1 (0.46%) Postfix
4 1 (0.46%) XenServer
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (16.13%) Puppet
2 8 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.76%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (2.76%) logstash
3 6 (2.76%) Salt
3 6 (2.76%) yum
4 4 (1.84%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.38%) Kibana
5 3 (1.38%) Ansible
6 2 (0.92%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.92%) Nagios
7 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.46%) OpenView
7 1 (0.46%) Control-M
7 1 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 57 (26.27%) Atlassian
2 20 (9.22%) Oracle
3 17 (7.83%) 29West
4 14 (6.45%) hybris
5 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.07%) TIBCO
6 11 (5.07%) Splunk
7 10 (4.61%) VMware
8 9 (4.15%) DevExpress
8 9 (4.15%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.69%) IBM
9 8 (3.69%) Infragistics
10 7 (3.23%) Sybase
11 5 (2.30%) Informatica
12 4 (1.84%) Adobe
12 4 (1.84%) SaltStack
13 3 (1.38%) SAP
13 3 (1.38%) Perforce
14 2 (0.92%) GUPTA
14 2 (0.92%) Google
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