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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 306 333 394
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +61
Contract jobs citing Confluence 111 95 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 2.08% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 61 25
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£450 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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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
4482 4567 4754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.61% 18.22% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3001 3016 3076
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £59.00 £43.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +16 16 £475 +18.60% 2
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 17 September 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.

1 198 (92.52%) JIRA
2 142 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (43.93%) Java
4 87 (40.65%) Git (software)
5 65 (30.37%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (29.91%) DevOps
7 62 (28.97%) Atlassian
8 60 (28.04%) Scrum
9 57 (26.64%) TDD
10 56 (26.17%) XML
11 53 (24.77%) UNIX
12 52 (24.30%) Linux
12 52 (24.30%) Maven
13 49 (22.90%) Jenkins
14 48 (22.43%) Subversion
15 41 (19.16%) JavaScript
16 40 (18.69%) HTML
17 39 (18.22%) Configuration Management
18 37 (17.29%) jQuery
19 36 (16.82%) Middleware
19 36 (16.82%) Web Services
19 36 (16.82%) JSON
20 35 (16.36%) E-Commerce
21 33 (15.42%) XSD
21 33 (15.42%) TeamCity
22 32 (14.95%) UML
22 32 (14.95%) Finance
23 31 (14.49%) Apache
23 31 (14.49%) SQL
24 30 (14.02%) HTML5

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 31 (14.49%) Apache
2 19 (8.88%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.67%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.21%) Node.js
5 5 (2.34%) GemFire
5 5 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.34%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.34%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.93%) CMS
6 2 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.47%) Jetty
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.67%) MS Office
3 9 (4.21%) MS Project
4 5 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.74%) RMDS
2 6 (2.80%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.34%) GitHub
3 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.41%) DNS
1 18 (8.41%) Firewall
2 15 (7.01%) HTTP
3 6 (2.80%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.80%) SSH
4 5 (2.34%) SSL
5 4 (1.87%) Internet
6 3 (1.40%) WinSCP
6 3 (1.40%) AMQP
6 3 (1.40%) FTP
6 3 (1.40%) LDAP
7 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.47%) MVNO
8 1 (0.47%) Multicast
8 1 (0.47%) DVB
8 1 (0.47%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.62%) MySQL
2 25 (11.68%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.61%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.14%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.80%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.80%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.34%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.34%) Impala
8 5 (2.34%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.34%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.87%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.87%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.40%) DB2
11 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 198 (92.52%) JIRA
2 87 (40.65%) Git (software)
3 52 (24.30%) Maven
4 49 (22.90%) Jenkins
5 48 (22.43%) Subversion
6 33 (15.42%) TeamCity
7 25 (11.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (8.41%) JUnit
9 11 (5.14%) Hudson
10 8 (3.74%) Jasmine
10 8 (3.74%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (3.74%) Yeoman
10 8 (3.74%) Grunt
10 8 (3.74%) Bower
11 6 (2.80%) IntelliJ
11 6 (2.80%) Artifactory
11 6 (2.80%) FishEye
12 5 (2.34%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.34%) Selenium
13 4 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (14.95%) Finance
2 25 (11.68%) Banking
3 16 (7.48%) Front Office
4 14 (6.54%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.34%) Marketing
5 5 (2.34%) Publishing
6 4 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.40%) Retail
8 2 (0.93%) Games
8 2 (0.93%) Legal
8 2 (0.93%) Electronics
8 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.47%) International Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 85 (39.72%) Developer
2 24 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (10.28%) Analyst
3 22 (10.28%) Java Developer
4 16 (7.48%) Middleware Developer
5 14 (6.54%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.14%) Consultant
7 10 (4.67%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (4.21%) Administrator
9 8 (3.74%) Architect
9 8 (3.74%) Project Planner
9 8 (3.74%) Hybris Developer
10 7 (3.27%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.27%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.80%) QA Consultant
12 5 (2.34%) Configuration Engineer
12 5 (2.34%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (2.34%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.34%) Tester
13 4 (1.87%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (26.17%) XML
2 40 (18.69%) HTML
3 37 (17.29%) jQuery
4 36 (16.82%) Middleware
4 36 (16.82%) Web Services
4 36 (16.82%) JSON
5 33 (15.42%) XSD
6 30 (14.02%) HTML5
7 29 (13.55%) CSS
8 26 (12.15%) Spring
9 25 (11.68%) RESTful
10 24 (11.21%) ActiveMQ
11 23 (10.75%) Apache Camel
12 22 (10.28%) AngularJS
12 22 (10.28%) SOAP
13 21 (9.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (8.41%) OSGi
14 18 (8.41%) CSS3
15 17 (7.94%) WebSockets
16 13 (6.07%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.07%) Open Source
4 12 (5.61%) Wiki
5 10 (4.67%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.67%) User Experience
6 9 (4.21%) Derivative
7 8 (3.74%) Equities
7 8 (3.74%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.80%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.87%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.40%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.40%) STB
10 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.77%) UNIX
2 52 (24.30%) Linux
3 25 (11.68%) Windows
4 11 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.87%) pSOS
5 4 (1.87%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.87%) CentOS
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.37%) Continuous Integration
3 64 (29.91%) DevOps
4 60 (28.04%) Scrum
5 57 (26.64%) TDD
6 39 (18.22%) Configuration Management
7 35 (16.36%) E-Commerce
8 32 (14.95%) UML
9 27 (12.62%) Release Management
10 23 (10.75%) Pair Programming
10 23 (10.75%) OO
11 22 (10.28%) Requirements Analysis
12 20 (9.35%) Kanban
12 20 (9.35%) RUP
12 20 (9.35%) DSDM
13 17 (7.94%) User Stories
13 17 (7.94%) Project Management
14 16 (7.48%) Low Latency
15 15 (7.01%) Software Engineering
16 14 (6.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (43.93%) Java
2 41 (19.16%) JavaScript
3 31 (14.49%) SQL
4 18 (8.41%) Perl
5 15 (7.01%) C#
6 14 (6.54%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.14%) Ruby
8 10 (4.67%) VBA
8 10 (4.67%) Python
9 9 (4.21%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.21%) C
10 8 (3.74%) PHP
11 7 (3.27%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.80%) XPath
12 6 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.34%) XQuery
13 5 (2.34%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.93%) VC++
14 2 (0.93%) C++
14 2 (0.93%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 24 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.61%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.74%) Degree
4 7 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (3.27%) MAPM
4 7 (3.27%) PMP
4 7 (3.27%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.34%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) PhD
7 2 (0.93%) ISEB
8 1 (0.47%) IIBA
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.41%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) WCAG
3 1 (0.47%) EMIR
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.80%) Varnish
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.93%) vSphere
2 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.93%) KVM
3 1 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (10.75%) Puppet
2 12 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.67%) ITRS Geneos
4 9 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (2.80%) YUM
6 5 (2.34%) Nagios
7 3 (1.40%) Salt
8 2 (0.93%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.93%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 62 (28.97%) Atlassian
2 27 (12.62%) JBoss
3 24 (11.21%) Oracle
4 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 17 (7.94%) 29West
6 13 (6.07%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.14%) VMware
8 10 (4.67%) Sybase
8 10 (4.67%) Splunk
9 8 (3.74%) hybris
10 6 (2.80%) ION Trading
11 5 (2.34%) Informatica
12 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.40%) SaltStack
13 3 (1.40%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.40%) Perforce
14 2 (0.93%) Reuters
14 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
14 2 (0.93%) StatPro
14 2 (0.93%) Google
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