Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 19 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 154 160
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6 +33
Contract jobs citing Confluence 146 98 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.14% 1.39% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.66% 9.47% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 63 56
City of London median daily rate £538 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £321 £314 £279
90th Percentile £650 £635 £575
Central London median daily rate £540 £500 £455
% change year-on-year +8.00% +9.89% -5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,252 1,035 1,132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.36% 14.66% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 837 905
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £277 £278 £311
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £496 £475
% change year-on-year +5.85% +4.42% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
City of London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.54 £13.00
90th Percentile £31.28 £27.50 £56.87
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £19.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.43% +1.84% -2.56%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the City of London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in the City of London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Moorgate - 1 £500 -
London Bridge - 1 £500 -
Confluence
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 141 (96.58%) JIRA
2 114 (78.08%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (40.41%) Java
4 49 (33.56%) Scrum
5 44 (30.14%) DevOps
6 42 (28.77%) Atlassian
7 41 (28.08%) Linux
8 39 (26.71%) Finance
8 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
8 39 (26.71%) Jenkins
9 38 (26.03%) JavaScript
10 36 (24.66%) Unix
11 32 (21.92%) Docker
12 31 (21.23%) TDD
13 30 (20.55%) SDLC
13 30 (20.55%) BDD
14 29 (19.86%) Banking
15 28 (19.18%) Test Automation
16 25 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (17.12%) User Stories
16 25 (17.12%) SQL
17 23 (15.75%) Python
17 23 (15.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (15.07%) OO
18 22 (15.07%) Front Office
19 21 (14.38%) HTML
19 21 (14.38%) Subversion
19 21 (14.38%) FishEye
19 21 (14.38%) REST

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 11 (7.53%) Apache
1 11 (7.53%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.42%) JBoss
3 4 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.05%) Drupal
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.37%) WordPress
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.68%) BPCS
2 1 (0.68%) HFM
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.16%) GitHub
4 8 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (4.79%) Datadog
5 7 (4.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (4.11%) Serverless
7 5 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (3.42%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.42%) CloudFront
7 5 (3.42%) Route 53
7 5 (3.42%) Trello
8 4 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.74%) Google Analytics
8 4 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.74%) SaaS
8 4 (2.74%) Slack
9 3 (2.05%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (2.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) AMQP
2 3 (2.05%) HTTP
2 3 (2.05%) X.509
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.33%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.59%) Hadoop
3 14 (9.59%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.53%) Apache Kudu
4 11 (7.53%) Impala
5 10 (6.85%) MySQL
5 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.16%) Big Data
7 7 (4.79%) Redis
8 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.05%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 141 (96.58%) JIRA
2 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
2 39 (26.71%) Jenkins
3 23 (15.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (14.38%) Cucumber
4 21 (14.38%) FishEye
4 21 (14.38%) Subversion
5 18 (12.33%) Maven
6 17 (11.64%) JUnit
7 15 (10.27%) jMock
8 14 (9.59%) Selenium
9 9 (6.16%) SonarQube
9 9 (6.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (5.48%) Bitbucket
10 8 (5.48%) TeamCity
11 7 (4.79%) webpack
12 6 (4.11%) Hudson
13 4 (2.74%) Babel
13 4 (2.74%) TestComplete
14 3 (2.05%) Appium
General
1 39 (26.71%) Finance
2 29 (19.86%) Banking
3 22 (15.07%) Front Office
4 14 (9.59%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.42%) Retail
6 4 (2.74%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.05%) Marketing
8 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (26.71%) Developer
2 25 (17.12%) Analyst
3 21 (14.38%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.27%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.53%) Architect
7 10 (6.85%) Apache Spark Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Applications Specialist
10 6 (4.11%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.11%) Manual Test Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Applications Support Specialist
11 5 (3.42%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (3.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.42%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.38%) HTML
1 21 (14.38%) REST
2 16 (10.96%) Node.js
2 16 (10.96%) Web Services
3 13 (8.90%) React
3 13 (8.90%) Spring
4 12 (8.22%) .NET
5 11 (7.53%) JSON
6 10 (6.85%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.85%) CSS
6 10 (6.85%) Kafka
7 9 (6.16%) HTML5
7 9 (6.16%) OAuth
7 9 (6.16%) OAuth2
7 9 (6.16%) OpenID
7 9 (6.16%) XML
8 7 (4.79%) Hibernate
8 7 (4.79%) RESTful
9 6 (4.11%) Java EE
9 6 (4.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Fintech
2 18 (12.33%) User Experience
3 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.48%) iPad
3 8 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.11%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.05%) iPhone
7 3 (2.05%) PKI
8 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.37%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.37%) Derivative
8 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.37%) Wiki
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.08%) Linux
2 36 (24.66%) Unix
3 20 (13.70%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.74%) Android
7 3 (2.05%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (78.08%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.56%) Scrum
3 44 (30.14%) DevOps
4 31 (21.23%) TDD
5 30 (20.55%) BDD
5 30 (20.55%) SDLC
6 28 (19.18%) Test Automation
7 25 (17.12%) User Stories
8 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (15.07%) OO
10 16 (10.96%) Microservices
10 16 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (10.96%) Project Management
10 16 (10.96%) UML
11 14 (9.59%) Change Control
11 14 (9.59%) Data Modelling
12 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (8.90%) Kanban
13 12 (8.22%) Logical Data Model
13 12 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.41%) Java
2 38 (26.03%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.12%) SQL
4 23 (15.75%) Python
5 17 (11.64%) Java 8
6 12 (8.22%) C#
7 11 (7.53%) PHP
7 11 (7.53%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.85%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.85%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.42%) ES6
10 4 (2.74%) ES7
10 4 (2.74%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.05%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.05%) Groovy
11 3 (2.05%) Perl
11 3 (2.05%) Ruby
12 2 (1.37%) C
12 2 (1.37%) Go
12 2 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.64%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) MiFID
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (21.92%) Docker
2 11 (7.53%) HDFS
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (12.33%) Ansible
2 12 (8.22%) Kubernetes
2 12 (8.22%) Terraform
3 5 (3.42%) Mesos
4 4 (2.74%) Marathon
5 2 (1.37%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.68%) Fluentd
6 1 (0.68%) Grafana
6 1 (0.68%) Kibana
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Atlassian
2 17 (11.64%) Sybase
3 13 (8.90%) Oracle
4 11 (7.53%) Google
5 10 (6.85%) Splunk
6 6 (4.11%) Sonatype
7 5 (3.42%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.42%) Ping Identity
8 4 (2.74%) Murex
9 3 (2.05%) Apple
9 3 (2.05%) IBM
9 3 (2.05%) Perfecto Mobile
10 2 (1.37%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.37%) FXall
10 2 (1.37%) New Relic
10 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.68%) hybris
11 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.68%) Tableau