Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 130 175
Rank change year-on-year +34 +45 -6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 141 190 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.28% 2.12% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.36% 11.87% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 141 72
Central London median daily rate £513 £550 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +10.55% +2.05%
10th Percentile £336 £350 £364
90th Percentile £646 £650 £599
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 918 1,601 1,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.83% 17.89% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 1,193 1,061
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.53% +4.74%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £278
90th Percentile £667 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £501 £500
% change year-on-year -0.20% +0.20% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 16
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £19.25 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.06% +7.84% -4.67%
10th Percentile £19.87 £13.00 £11.43
90th Percentile £37.05 £33.88 £28.75
London median hourly rate £25.84 £24.11 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.18% +7.16% +21.33%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Central London over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 105 £525 -4.55% 33
Southwark +50 7 £500 -
City of Westminster +3 5 £525 -
West End of London +34 3 £400 -12.81%
Confluence
London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 138 (97.87%) JIRA
2 96 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (29.79%) DevOps
4 38 (26.95%) Scrum
5 35 (24.82%) Java
6 30 (21.28%) SQL
7 29 (20.57%) Finance
8 28 (19.86%) AWS
9 27 (19.15%) Jenkins
9 27 (19.15%) Web Services
10 25 (17.73%) Git (software)
11 24 (17.02%) Linux
11 24 (17.02%) Public Sector
12 23 (16.31%) Azure
12 23 (16.31%) Security Cleared
13 22 (15.60%) Atlassian
13 22 (15.60%) Kubernetes
13 22 (15.60%) Software Engineering
13 22 (15.60%) Terraform
14 21 (14.89%) Test Automation
15 20 (14.18%) Docker
15 20 (14.18%) Banking
16 17 (12.06%) Ansible
16 17 (12.06%) GitHub
16 17 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (11.35%) Kanban
17 16 (11.35%) TDD
17 16 (11.35%) QA
17 16 (11.35%) CSS
18 15 (10.64%) JavaScript

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.84%) Camunda
2 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.13%) JBoss
3 3 (2.13%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Fuse
4 2 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.84%) Sketch
3 4 (2.84%) Zeplin
4 3 (2.13%) InVision
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.42%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.86%) AWS
2 23 (16.31%) Azure
3 17 (12.06%) GitHub
4 13 (9.22%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (7.80%) GCP
5 11 (7.80%) Trello
6 8 (5.67%) Serverless
7 7 (4.96%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (4.96%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (4.96%) Slack
8 6 (4.26%) Amazon S3
8 6 (4.26%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 6 (4.26%) AWS CodePipeline
8 6 (4.26%) PaaS
8 6 (4.26%) Route 53
8 6 (4.26%) Stackdriver
9 5 (3.55%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.55%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (2.84%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) HTTP
2 3 (2.13%) Firewall
2 3 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) LAN
3 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.42%) VPN
3 2 (1.42%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) 4G
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.71%) RTMP
4 1 (0.71%) SAN
4 1 (0.71%) VoIP
4 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.71%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) MySQL
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.96%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.13%) Redis
8 2 (1.42%) HBase
9 1 (0.71%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.71%) Impala
9 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.71%) Spark SQL
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.71%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 138 (97.87%) JIRA
2 27 (19.15%) Jenkins
3 25 (17.73%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.38%) Selenium
5 7 (4.96%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.26%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.26%) JMeter
6 6 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.55%) Postman
8 4 (2.84%) Axure RP
8 4 (2.84%) Cypress.io
8 4 (2.84%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.13%) Artifactory
9 3 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.13%) Gradle
9 3 (2.13%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
9 3 (2.13%) Maven
9 3 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.42%) CircleCI
General
1 29 (20.57%) Finance
2 24 (17.02%) Public Sector
3 20 (14.18%) Banking
4 11 (7.80%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.26%) Marketing
7 5 (3.55%) Front Office
8 4 (2.84%) Electronics
8 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.84%) Retail
9 3 (2.13%) Fire and Rescue
10 2 (1.42%) Advertising
10 2 (1.42%) Back Office
11 1 (0.71%) Billing
11 1 (0.71%) German Language
11 1 (0.71%) Legal
11 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (17.73%) Developer
2 21 (14.89%) Analyst
3 16 (11.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (5.67%) Azure Developer
5 7 (4.96%) Product Manager
6 6 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.26%) Consultant
6 6 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.26%) Test Analyst
6 6 (4.26%) Tester
7 5 (3.55%) .NET Developer
7 5 (3.55%) Designer
7 5 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (3.55%) React Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Architect
8 4 (2.84%) Business Process Analyst
8 4 (2.84%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Software Developer
8 4 (2.84%) Technical Manager
8 4 (2.84%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.15%) Web Services
2 16 (11.35%) CSS
3 15 (10.64%) RESTful
4 13 (9.22%) HTML
5 12 (8.51%) Spring Boot
6 11 (7.80%) JSON
7 10 (7.09%) Node.js
7 10 (7.09%) React
7 10 (7.09%) REST
7 10 (7.09%) XML
8 9 (6.38%) .NET
8 9 (6.38%) HTML5
9 7 (4.96%) Jest
9 7 (4.96%) Redux
9 7 (4.96%) Spring
10 6 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.26%) XML Messaging
11 5 (3.55%) CSS3
11 5 (3.55%) Express
11 5 (3.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) User Experience
2 13 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.26%) Derivative
3 6 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.55%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.84%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.84%) Equities
6 3 (2.13%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.42%) Replication
7 2 (1.42%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.42%) Wiki
8 1 (0.71%) AS400
8 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.71%) EPoS
8 1 (0.71%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Linux
2 7 (4.96%) Unix
3 6 (4.26%) Windows
4 4 (2.84%) Debian
4 4 (2.84%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.13%) Android
5 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Solaris
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (29.79%) DevOps
3 38 (26.95%) Scrum
4 22 (15.60%) Software Engineering
5 21 (14.89%) Test Automation
6 17 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (11.35%) Kanban
7 16 (11.35%) TDD
8 15 (10.64%) Microservices
8 15 (10.64%) User Stories
9 14 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (8.51%) Analytics
10 12 (8.51%) Infrastructure as Code
11 10 (7.09%) Workflow
12 9 (6.38%) Defect Management
12 9 (6.38%) Project Management
12 9 (6.38%) Release Management
13 8 (5.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (5.67%) Decision-Making
13 8 (5.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) Java
2 30 (21.28%) SQL
3 15 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.22%) Python
5 12 (8.51%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.26%) C#
6 6 (4.26%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.55%) Groovy
8 4 (2.84%) Ruby
9 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.13%) Scala
9 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.42%) C
10 2 (1.42%) Go
10 2 (1.42%) Java 8
10 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (16.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.26%) Degree
4 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.13%) OSCP
5 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.42%) CISSP
5 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) GIAC
5 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.42%) SANS
6 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.71%) MCITP
6 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.35%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) GDPR
3 2 (1.42%) NIST
3 2 (1.42%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.71%) MiFID
4 1 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (14.18%) Docker
2 6 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) Varnish
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (15.60%) Kubernetes
1 22 (15.60%) Terraform
2 17 (12.06%) Ansible
3 12 (8.51%) Packer
4 6 (4.26%) Istio
5 4 (2.84%) Kibana
5 4 (2.84%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.13%) Puppet
7 2 (1.42%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.42%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.42%) MIIS
8 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.71%) Grafana
8 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.71%) Salt
8 1 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Atlassian
2 11 (7.80%) Google
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle
3 10 (7.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.26%) Adobe
5 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.55%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) HP
6 3 (2.13%) Tealium
6 3 (2.13%) VMware
7 2 (1.42%) Acunetix
7 2 (1.42%) Apple
7 2 (1.42%) Axway
7 2 (1.42%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.42%) IBM
7 2 (1.42%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.42%) Netsparker
7 2 (1.42%) Okta
7 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.42%) Sybase