Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 157 187
Rank change year-on-year +15 +30 +46
Contract jobs citing Confluence 106 87 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.52% 1.28% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.79% 8.69% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 39
City of London median daily rate £525 £488 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.83% +10.47%
10th Percentile £394 £313 £355
90th Percentile £650 £575 £628
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £470
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.50% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £39.25 - -

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 1,206 1,001 1,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.25% 14.78% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 751 888
City of London median daily rate £513 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.02% +10.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £268 £288
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £496 £450
% change year-on-year +0.76% +10.28% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 8 15
City of London median hourly rate £20.63 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.01 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.38 £59.63 £43.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £16.25
% change year-on-year +12.04% +9.85% -4.41%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 25 September 2018, 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.

1 100 (94.34%) JIRA
2 89 (83.96%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (39.62%) Finance
4 38 (35.85%) Scrum
5 30 (28.30%) Java
6 28 (26.42%) DevOps
7 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
8 24 (22.64%) Linux
9 23 (21.70%) Unix
9 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
10 22 (20.75%) Banking
11 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
11 21 (19.81%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (18.87%) GitHub
12 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
12 20 (18.87%) Atlassian
13 19 (17.92%) Node.js
14 18 (16.98%) TDD
14 18 (16.98%) Python
15 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
15 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (14.15%) HTML
16 15 (14.15%) SQL
16 15 (14.15%) Windows
17 14 (13.21%) Workflow
17 14 (13.21%) Kanban
18 13 (12.26%) Salesforce.com
18 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
18 13 (12.26%) HTML5
19 12 (11.32%) Web Services

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 5 (4.72%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.77%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.94%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) Mule
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.83%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.89%) InDesign
4 2 (1.89%) InVision
4 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.94%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.81%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (18.87%) GitHub
3 10 (9.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (6.60%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (6.60%) Serverless
5 6 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (5.66%) Amazon S3
6 5 (4.72%) CloudFront
6 5 (4.72%) Route 53
6 5 (4.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.83%) Trello
9 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (1.89%) Basecamp
9 2 (1.89%) IaaS
9 2 (1.89%) npm
9 2 (1.89%) PaaS
9 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) SMS
2 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 2 (1.89%) X.509
3 1 (0.94%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.94%) LAN
3 1 (0.94%) Skype
3 1 (0.94%) SSL
3 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (5.66%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.77%) Big Data
5 3 (2.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.83%) MySQL
5 3 (2.83%) Redis
5 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.89%) Apache Kudu
6 2 (1.89%) Impala
6 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 100 (94.34%) JIRA
2 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
3 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.55%) JIRA Agile
4 8 (7.55%) Selenium
5 6 (5.66%) Subversion
6 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.72%) JMeter
6 5 (4.72%) Maven
6 5 (4.72%) SonarQube
6 5 (4.72%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.77%) JUnit
7 4 (3.77%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.83%) FishEye
8 3 (2.83%) jMock
8 3 (2.83%) Protractor
8 3 (2.83%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.83%) Xcode
9 2 (1.89%) Axure RP
General
1 42 (39.62%) Finance
2 22 (20.75%) Banking
3 10 (9.43%) Retail
4 7 (6.60%) Marketing
5 6 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.72%) Front Office
7 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.94%) Billing
8 1 (0.94%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.94%) Publishing
8 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (11.32%) Developer
2 12 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.43%) Salesforce Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Production Support Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Salesforce Support
5 8 (7.55%) Scrum Master
5 8 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Marketing Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.72%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (4.72%) Designer
7 5 (4.72%) Digital Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.72%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.92%) Node.js
2 15 (14.15%) HTML
3 13 (12.26%) HTML5
4 12 (11.32%) Web Services
5 9 (8.49%) CSS
5 9 (8.49%) JSON
6 8 (7.55%) REST
6 8 (7.55%) RESTful
7 7 (6.60%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.60%) CSS3
8 6 (5.66%) .NET
8 6 (5.66%) Gherkin
9 5 (4.72%) JSP
9 5 (4.72%) Middleware
9 5 (4.72%) React
9 5 (4.72%) Velocity
10 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.77%) Chai
10 4 (3.77%) OAuth
10 4 (3.77%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) User Experience
2 10 (9.43%) Fintech
3 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.60%) iPad
4 5 (4.72%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) Life Science
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) W3C
5 2 (1.89%) Wiki
6 1 (0.94%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Digital Wallet
6 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.94%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.94%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.94%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Linux
2 23 (21.70%) Unix
3 15 (14.15%) Windows
4 7 (6.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (83.96%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.85%) Scrum
3 28 (26.42%) DevOps
4 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
5 18 (16.98%) TDD
6 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (13.21%) Kanban
7 14 (13.21%) Workflow
8 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.38%) CRM
9 11 (10.38%) Microservices
9 11 (10.38%) User Stories
10 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.43%) SDLC
11 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.49%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (7.55%) BDD
12 8 (7.55%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (7.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.30%) Java
2 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.98%) Python
4 15 (14.15%) SQL
5 9 (8.49%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.77%) C#
6 4 (3.77%) Java 8
6 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.77%) Ruby
7 2 (1.89%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.89%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.89%) Groovy
7 2 (1.89%) PHP
7 2 (1.89%) PyPy
7 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.94%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) ES6
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) CCNA
3 2 (1.89%) CCNP
3 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) GDPR
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.89%) WCAG
3 1 (0.94%) PMO
3 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Docker
2 3 (2.83%) HDFS
3 2 (1.89%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Ansible
1 11 (10.38%) Terraform
2 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 4 (3.77%) HP ALM
3 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.89%) Grafana
4 2 (1.89%) Kibana
4 2 (1.89%) logstash
4 2 (1.89%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) collectd
5 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.94%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.94%) Graphite
5 1 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.94%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.94%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Atlassian
2 13 (12.26%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.66%) Google
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle
5 4 (3.77%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) Splunk
6 3 (2.83%) Adobe
6 3 (2.83%) Cisco
6 3 (2.83%) Sybase
7 2 (1.89%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.89%) IBM
7 2 (1.89%) Nintex
7 2 (1.89%) Okta
7 2 (1.89%) Pega
7 2 (1.89%) Qualys
7 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.89%) Symantec
7 2 (1.89%) Talend