Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 155 172
Rank change year-on-year +52 +17 +29
Contract jobs citing Confluence 182 140 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.38% 1.55% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.33% 9.01% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 105 75
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £363 £365 £322
90th Percentile £650 £650 £576
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 £39.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.52% - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year -10.83% - -

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 1,270 1,554 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.62% 17.24% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1,160 898
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +9.44%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 45 13
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -9.21%
10th Percentile £18.09 £13.10 £11.58
90th Percentile £60.70 £33.45 £27.50
London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £20.44
% change year-on-year +16.28% +5.21% +18.12%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 +49 139 £525 - 20
City of Westminster -3 7 £500 -5.88%
West End of London +20 4 £400 -24.71%
Southwark +2 4 £550 +10.00%
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £325 -
Confluence
London

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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.

1 178 (97.80%) JIRA
2 124 (68.13%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (32.97%) DevOps
4 53 (29.12%) AWS
5 51 (28.02%) Finance
6 49 (26.92%) Scrum
7 48 (26.37%) Java
8 44 (24.18%) Python
9 42 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 40 (21.98%) Linux
10 40 (21.98%) SQL
11 38 (20.88%) Git (software)
12 36 (19.78%) Test Automation
13 33 (18.13%) GitHub
14 32 (17.58%) Docker
15 31 (17.03%) AWS Lambda
15 31 (17.03%) Serverless
16 29 (15.93%) Banking
16 29 (15.93%) Atlassian
17 27 (14.84%) Azure
18 26 (14.29%) User Stories
18 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
18 26 (14.29%) Fintech
19 24 (13.19%) Unix
19 24 (13.19%) Ansible
19 24 (13.19%) Node.js
20 22 (12.09%) Amazon S3
20 22 (12.09%) Web Services
21 21 (11.54%) HTML
21 21 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.40%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.20%) Camunda
4 2 (1.10%) JBoss
4 2 (1.10%) Jetty
4 2 (1.10%) Jupyter
4 2 (1.10%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.55%) Drupal
5 1 (0.55%) Mule
5 1 (0.55%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.55%) nginx
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.55%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.55%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.12%) AWS
2 33 (18.13%) GitHub
3 31 (17.03%) AWS Lambda
3 31 (17.03%) Serverless
4 27 (14.84%) Azure
5 22 (12.09%) Amazon S3
6 20 (10.99%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (9.89%) Amazon ECS
7 18 (9.89%) Route 53
8 15 (8.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (6.59%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (6.59%) CloudFront
10 10 (5.49%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (4.40%) AWS CodePipeline
11 8 (4.40%) Trello
12 7 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (3.85%) Azure Functions
13 5 (2.75%) Office 365
14 4 (2.20%) OpenShift
14 4 (2.20%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) LAN
1 5 (2.75%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.75%) WAN
2 4 (2.20%) Firewall
2 4 (2.20%) VPN
3 3 (1.65%) DNS
3 3 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.10%) DHCP
4 2 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.10%) SSH
4 2 (1.10%) VoIP
4 2 (1.10%) X.509
5 1 (0.55%) BGP
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) OSPF
5 1 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.55%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.79%) MySQL
1 16 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.40%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.20%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.65%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.65%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.65%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.65%) Redis
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Zeppelin
9 2 (1.10%) Big Data
9 2 (1.10%) HBase
9 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 178 (97.80%) JIRA
2 42 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 38 (20.88%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.24%) Cucumber
5 13 (7.14%) Selenium
6 9 (4.95%) Jasmine
6 9 (4.95%) Maven
7 6 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.30%) Subversion
8 5 (2.75%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.75%) JMeter
8 5 (2.75%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.20%) Gradle
9 4 (2.20%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (2.20%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.20%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.20%) Protractor
9 4 (2.20%) TestRail
10 3 (1.65%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.65%) RStudio
General
1 51 (28.02%) Finance
2 29 (15.93%) Banking
3 16 (8.79%) Public Sector
4 14 (7.69%) Front Office
5 12 (6.59%) Retail
6 8 (4.40%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.75%) Games
8 4 (2.20%) Billing
9 3 (1.65%) Advertising
9 3 (1.65%) Back Office
9 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.10%) Marketing
10 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.55%) Automotive
11 1 (0.55%) Legal
11 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (22.53%) Developer
2 34 (18.68%) Analyst
3 21 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (8.79%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (8.24%) Business Analyst
6 14 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
7 13 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 9 (4.95%) Python Developer
9 9 (4.95%) Scrum Master
10 8 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.40%) Tester
11 7 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (3.30%) Platform Engineer
12 6 (3.30%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.75%) Architect
13 5 (2.75%) Automation Tester
13 5 (2.75%) DevOps Manager
13 5 (2.75%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.75%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.19%) Node.js
2 22 (12.09%) Web Services
3 21 (11.54%) HTML
3 21 (11.54%) RESTful
4 20 (10.99%) CSS
5 15 (8.24%) AngularJS
6 12 (6.59%) HTML5
7 11 (6.04%) JSON
8 10 (5.49%) Kafka
9 9 (4.95%) React
9 9 (4.95%) Spring
10 8 (4.40%) Flask
11 7 (3.85%) CSS3
11 7 (3.85%) Django
11 7 (3.85%) Gherkin
11 7 (3.85%) OAuth
11 7 (3.85%) OAuth2
12 6 (3.30%) jQuery
12 6 (3.30%) Velocity
12 6 (3.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.69%) User Experience
2 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.04%) Cloud Native
3 11 (6.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.49%) Equities
5 8 (4.40%) Derivative
5 8 (4.40%) PKI
6 6 (3.30%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (3.30%) Fixed Income
6 6 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.75%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.65%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.10%) CMDB
10 2 (1.10%) NHS
10 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.10%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.98%) Linux
2 24 (13.19%) Unix
3 18 (9.89%) Windows
4 8 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.75%) Debian
6 5 (2.75%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.10%) Android
8 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.10%) CentOS
8 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (68.13%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (32.97%) DevOps
3 49 (26.92%) Scrum
4 36 (19.78%) Test Automation
5 26 (14.29%) Fintech
5 26 (14.29%) User Stories
6 21 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (10.44%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.89%) Microservices
10 16 (8.79%) Configuration Management
11 15 (8.24%) Kanban
11 15 (8.24%) TDD
11 15 (8.24%) Workflow
12 13 (7.14%) BDD
13 12 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.59%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.04%) Pair Programming
14 11 (6.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.37%) Java
2 44 (24.18%) Python
3 40 (21.98%) SQL
4 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.59%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.49%) Ruby
7 9 (4.95%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.95%) Perl
8 8 (4.40%) C#
8 8 (4.40%) Groovy
9 7 (3.85%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.85%) VBA
10 6 (3.30%) Scala
11 4 (2.20%) C
11 4 (2.20%) PHP
11 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.65%) C-shell
12 3 (1.65%) ES6
12 3 (1.65%) R
12 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.14%) Degree
2 11 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) AWS Certification
4 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.20%) HND
7 3 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.65%) HNC
8 2 (1.10%) CISSP
8 2 (1.10%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.10%) MCSA
8 2 (1.10%) OSCP
8 2 (1.10%) PMP
9 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.69%) QA
2 6 (3.30%) GDPR
3 3 (1.65%) MiFID
3 3 (1.65%) PMO
4 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.10%) ISO 13485
4 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.10%) NIST
4 2 (1.10%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (17.58%) Docker
2 7 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.65%) Varnish
4 2 (1.10%) HDFS
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (13.19%) Ansible
2 21 (11.54%) Terraform
3 16 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.49%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.85%) Puppet
6 6 (3.30%) Packer
7 5 (2.75%) Kibana
8 4 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (2.20%) Salt
9 3 (1.65%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.65%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.10%) Consul
10 2 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (1.10%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.55%) logstash
11 1 (0.55%) Marathon
11 1 (0.55%) Mesos
Vendors
1 29 (15.93%) Atlassian
2 17 (9.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.69%) Splunk
4 10 (5.49%) Oracle
4 10 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.85%) Google
6 6 (3.30%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.30%) Tableau
7 5 (2.75%) Adobe
7 5 (2.75%) New Relic
8 4 (2.20%) HP
8 4 (2.20%) Sybase
8 4 (2.20%) VMware
9 3 (1.65%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.10%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.10%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.10%) Okta
10 2 (1.10%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.10%) ServiceNow