Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 99 153
Rank change year-on-year +16 +54 -5
Contract jobs citing Confluence 69 219 163
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 2.49% 2.59% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.56% 14.79% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 157 116
Median daily rate £519 £525 £541
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% -3.00% +13.95%
10th Percentile £407 £363 £394
90th Percentile £650 £650 £704
London median daily rate £500 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £82.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.19% -
London median hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +45.71% -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 393 1,481 1,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.17% 17.51% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 1,131 1,217
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £299 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £663 £650
London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.03% +4.15% +6.10%
10th Percentile £23.14 £14.11 £15.05
90th Percentile £47.88 £55.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +45.83% +12.94% +11.84%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Confluence in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Confluence in Central London over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Confluence in Central London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Confluence in Central London.

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 3 August 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 +20 53 £525 - 19
West End of London +16 4 £456 -9.11%
City of Westminster +25 3 £488 -4.88%
Southwark +42 2 £450 -18.18%
Confluence
London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 68 (98.55%) JIRA
2 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 24 (34.78%) DevOps
4 22 (31.88%) Linux
5 21 (30.43%) Atlassian
6 20 (28.99%) Scrum
7 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
8 17 (24.64%) Docker
9 16 (23.19%) Kubernetes
9 16 (23.19%) Terraform
9 16 (23.19%) Public Sector
10 15 (21.74%) Ansible
11 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure as Code
11 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
12 13 (18.84%) Web Services
13 12 (17.39%) SQL
13 12 (17.39%) Finance
13 12 (17.39%) GitHub
14 11 (15.94%) REST
14 11 (15.94%) Packer
14 11 (15.94%) Java
14 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (14.49%) Degree
15 10 (14.49%) Banking
15 10 (14.49%) Oracle
15 10 (14.49%) Istio
16 9 (13.04%) Python
16 9 (13.04%) Kanban
16 9 (13.04%) Test Automation

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 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.90%) Tornado
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.45%) InVision
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.45%) Sketch
2 1 (1.45%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) GitHub
2 7 (10.14%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (10.14%) AWS
3 6 (8.70%) Azure
4 4 (5.80%) OpenShift
4 4 (5.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 4 (5.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (4.35%) GCP
5 3 (4.35%) NuGet
6 2 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.90%) Azure Functions
6 2 (2.90%) PaaS
6 2 (2.90%) Serverless
6 2 (2.90%) Slack
7 1 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.45%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.45%) SaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Smartsheet
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
1 3 (4.35%) Intranet
1 3 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.90%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.45%) AMQP
3 1 (1.45%) BGP
3 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.45%) Broadband
3 1 (1.45%) HSRP
3 1 (1.45%) IPv4
3 1 (1.45%) MPLS
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) RSVP
3 1 (1.45%) SNMP
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) VPLS
3 1 (1.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.45%) HBase
4 1 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 68 (98.55%) JIRA
2 24 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (8.70%) Selenium
6 5 (7.25%) Bitbucket
6 5 (7.25%) Subversion
7 4 (5.80%) FishEye
7 4 (5.80%) JUnit
7 4 (5.80%) SonarQube
7 4 (5.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.35%) GitLab
8 3 (4.35%) Hudson
8 3 (4.35%) Mockito
8 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.90%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.90%) Maven
9 2 (2.90%) VisualSVN
General
1 16 (23.19%) Public Sector
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
3 10 (14.49%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.35%) International Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Front Office
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Developer
1 12 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Analyst
3 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) Architect
4 4 (5.80%) Salesforce Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Administrator
5 3 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.35%) User Researcher
6 2 (2.90%) Build Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Data Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Designer
6 2 (2.90%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (2.90%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Web Services
2 11 (15.94%) REST
3 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 5 (7.25%) HTML
4 5 (7.25%) XML
5 4 (5.80%) CSS
5 4 (5.80%) JSON
6 3 (4.35%) CSS3
6 3 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (4.35%) Kafka
6 3 (4.35%) Node.js
6 3 (4.35%) Spring
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) Flask
7 2 (2.90%) HTML5
7 2 (2.90%) Material Design
7 2 (2.90%) React
7 2 (2.90%) RxJava
7 2 (2.90%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.90%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.35%) User Experience
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.90%) Replication
2 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.45%) Animation
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Unix
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) DevOps
3 20 (28.99%) Scrum
4 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.04%) Kanban
6 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.14%) TDD
8 6 (8.70%) Change Management
8 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.70%) Requirements Gathering
8 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.25%) Microservices
9 5 (7.25%) Project Management
9 5 (7.25%) SDLC
9 5 (7.25%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) Java
3 9 (13.04%) Python
4 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.25%) Groovy
5 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.80%) Apex Code
6 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.80%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) Go
7 2 (2.90%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.45%) Java 8
8 1 (1.45%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.49%) Degree
3 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.35%) ISEB
5 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCIE
6 1 (1.45%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) EMIR
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.45%) MiFID
3 1 (1.45%) PMO
3 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) Docker
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) Kubernetes
1 16 (23.19%) Terraform
2 15 (21.74%) Ansible
3 11 (15.94%) Packer
4 10 (14.49%) Istio
5 3 (4.35%) Puppet
6 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.45%) Control-M
7 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.45%) Icinga
7 1 (1.45%) Netcool
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.45%) QRadar
7 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Atlassian
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.35%) Sybase
6 2 (2.90%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.90%) Google
6 2 (2.90%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.90%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.90%) RedGate
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Splunk
6 2 (2.90%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.45%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.45%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.45%) Huawei
7 1 (1.45%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec