Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 106 147
Rank change year-on-year +19 +41 -16
Contract jobs citing Confluence 100 164 116
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.38% 2.43% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.47% 13.30% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 119 71
Median daily rate £550 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +6.38%
10th Percentile £356 £306 £375
90th Percentile £660 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £538 £538 £500
% change year-on-year - +7.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 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 607 1,233 1,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.46% 18.28% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 934 890
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £291 £306
90th Percentile £650 £663 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.09% -4.38% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24.50 £15.68 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.25 £36.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +84.21% -5.00% +5.26%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Confluence in the City of London

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the City of London over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 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
Moorgate - 1 £500 -
Confluence
Central London

For the 6 months to 2 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 97 (97.00%) JIRA
2 69 (69.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (39.00%) DevOps
4 32 (32.00%) Jenkins
4 32 (32.00%) Git (software)
5 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 29 (29.00%) Linux
6 29 (29.00%) Public Sector
7 27 (27.00%) Scrum
8 25 (25.00%) Terraform
9 23 (23.00%) Ansible
9 23 (23.00%) Kubernetes
9 23 (23.00%) SQL
9 23 (23.00%) Atlassian
10 22 (22.00%) Docker
11 21 (21.00%) Infrastructure as Code
12 19 (19.00%) Packer
13 17 (17.00%) Istio
13 17 (17.00%) Java
13 17 (17.00%) Azure
14 15 (15.00%) Finance
15 14 (14.00%) Web Services
15 14 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
16 13 (13.00%) TDD
17 12 (12.00%) Kanban
17 12 (12.00%) AWS
17 12 (12.00%) GitHub
18 11 (11.00%) User Experience
18 11 (11.00%) Problem-Solving

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 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.00%) JBoss
2 2 (2.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Fuse
2 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.00%) IIS
3 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Sketch
2 4 (4.00%) InVision
2 4 (4.00%) Zeplin
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.00%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.00%) Azure
2 14 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (12.00%) AWS
3 12 (12.00%) GitHub
4 6 (6.00%) PaaS
5 4 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (4.00%) GCP
5 4 (4.00%) Serverless
6 3 (3.00%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.00%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (3.00%) Google Analytics
7 2 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.00%) Azure Functions
7 2 (2.00%) G Suite
7 2 (2.00%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (1.00%) Apigee
8 1 (1.00%) IaaS
8 1 (1.00%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) DNS
2 2 (2.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.00%) BGP
3 1 (1.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.00%) Broadband
3 1 (1.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.00%) HSRP
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.00%) IPv4
3 1 (1.00%) MPLS
3 1 (1.00%) Network Security
3 1 (1.00%) RSVP
3 1 (1.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.00%) SNMP
3 1 (1.00%) VoIP
3 1 (1.00%) VPLS
3 1 (1.00%) VRRP
3 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) MySQL
2 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.00%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.00%) Redis
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 97 (97.00%) JIRA
2 32 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 32 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (6.00%) Postman
5 4 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.00%) Axure RP
5 4 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.00%) Selenium
6 3 (3.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.00%) Cypress.io
6 3 (3.00%) JMeter
6 3 (3.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.00%) JUnit
7 2 (2.00%) Maven
7 2 (2.00%) Mockito
7 2 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (29.00%) Public Sector
2 15 (15.00%) Finance
3 9 (9.00%) Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Marketing
6 3 (3.00%) Electronics
6 3 (3.00%) Fire and Rescue
6 3 (3.00%) Front Office
6 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.00%) Advertising
7 2 (2.00%) Legal
8 1 (1.00%) German Language
8 1 (1.00%) Retail
8 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (20.00%) Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Azure Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Consultant
5 7 (7.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.00%) Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Designer
7 5 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.00%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (4.00%) React Developer
8 4 (4.00%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.00%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 3 (3.00%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (3.00%) MySQL Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) UX Designer
9 3 (3.00%) Web Analytics Consultant
9 3 (3.00%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) Web Services
2 11 (11.00%) .NET
3 10 (10.00%) RESTful
4 7 (7.00%) CSS
5 6 (6.00%) Jest
5 6 (6.00%) Redux
6 5 (5.00%) HTML
6 5 (5.00%) React
6 5 (5.00%) Spring
6 5 (5.00%) Spring Boot
6 5 (5.00%) XML
7 4 (4.00%) Express
7 4 (4.00%) HTML5
7 4 (4.00%) JSON
7 4 (4.00%) OAuth
7 4 (4.00%) OAuth2
8 3 (3.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.00%) Node.js
8 3 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) User Experience
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) Derivative
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Animation
5 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Unix
3 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.00%) Debian
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Solaris
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) DevOps
3 27 (27.00%) Scrum
4 21 (21.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 13 (13.00%) TDD
6 12 (12.00%) Kanban
7 11 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.00%) SDLC
9 9 (9.00%) Project Management
9 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.00%) Analytics
10 7 (7.00%) Defect Management
11 6 (6.00%) API Design
11 6 (6.00%) Data Mapping
11 6 (6.00%) Microservices
11 6 (6.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.00%) Performance Testing
12 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.00%) SQL
2 17 (17.00%) Java
3 8 (8.00%) C#
3 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.00%) Python
4 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.00%) TypeScript
5 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.00%) Go
7 2 (2.00%) Groovy
7 2 (2.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.00%) Scala
7 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.00%) Java 8
8 1 (1.00%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.00%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.00%) ISEB
5 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.00%) CCA
6 1 (1.00%) CCIE
6 1 (1.00%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (1.00%) CCNP
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.00%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.00%) MCITP
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PMP
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (2.00%) MiFID
3 1 (1.00%) GDPR
3 1 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (22.00%) Docker
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (25.00%) Terraform
2 23 (23.00%) Ansible
2 23 (23.00%) Kubernetes
3 19 (19.00%) Packer
4 17 (17.00%) Istio
5 4 (4.00%) Puppet
6 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.00%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (2.00%) MIIS
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.00%) Grafana
7 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.00%) Kibana
7 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.00%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Atlassian
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Google
4 5 (5.00%) Adobe
5 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.00%) SAP
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.00%) Tealium
7 2 (2.00%) GoldenSource
7 2 (2.00%) HP
7 2 (2.00%) Okta
7 2 (2.00%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.00%) Apple
8 1 (1.00%) Axway
8 1 (1.00%) BEA
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco
8 1 (1.00%) Huawei
8 1 (1.00%) Nokia
8 1 (1.00%) Sybase
8 1 (1.00%) webMethods