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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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 / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 145 175
Rank change year-on-year +16 +30  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 34 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.04% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.72% 3.81% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 21
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £346 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £605 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.35 - -

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 506 551 998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 15.45% 16.58% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 427 746
Median daily rate £493 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £22.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Confluence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 93 (97.89%) JIRA
2 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (36.84%) Finance
4 33 (34.74%) SQL
5 32 (33.68%) Banking
5 32 (33.68%) Jenkins
6 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
7 27 (28.42%) DevOps
8 24 (25.26%) Java
9 21 (22.11%) Linux
9 21 (22.11%) Scrum
10 20 (21.05%) Python
11 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
12 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (17.89%) Bitbucket
14 16 (16.84%) HTML
15 14 (14.74%) Oracle
15 14 (14.74%) Unix
15 14 (14.74%) QA
15 14 (14.74%) TDD
15 14 (14.74%) User Stories
15 14 (14.74%) HTML5
15 14 (14.74%) BDD
16 13 (13.68%) Atlassian
17 12 (12.63%) Kanban
17 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
17 12 (12.63%) CSS
17 12 (12.63%) Project Management
17 12 (12.63%) NoSQL

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 (5.26%) JBoss
2 3 (3.16%) IIS
2 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.11%) Mule
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.05%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.05%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.05%) nginx
4 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.11%) HipChat
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.05%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) Slack
3 7 (7.37%) GitHub
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (2.11%) Trello
7 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.05%) Basecamp
7 1 (1.05%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.05%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.05%) IaaS
7 1 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Office 365
7 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.05%) PaaS
7 1 (1.05%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (1.05%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.53%) MySQL
3 8 (8.42%) Big Data
3 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.16%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.16%) QlikView
7 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.05%) HBase
8 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.05%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 93 (97.89%) JIRA
2 32 (33.68%) Jenkins
3 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
4 17 (17.89%) Bitbucket
5 10 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 9 (9.47%) JUnit
6 9 (9.47%) TeamCity
7 6 (6.32%) Subversion
8 5 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.21%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.21%) JMeter
9 4 (4.21%) Maven
9 4 (4.21%) Selenium
9 4 (4.21%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (4.21%) Xcode
10 3 (3.16%) Appium
10 3 (3.16%) Calabash
10 3 (3.16%) Gatling
10 3 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 32 (33.68%) Banking
3 10 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Front Office
7 1 (1.05%) Games
7 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Release Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Administrator
8 4 (4.21%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) DBA
8 4 (4.21%) Django Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Python/Django Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Tester
9 3 (3.16%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) HTML
2 14 (14.74%) HTML5
3 12 (12.63%) CSS
3 12 (12.63%) REST
4 11 (11.58%) AngularJS
4 11 (11.58%) jQuery
5 10 (10.53%) D3.js
5 10 (10.53%) Django
6 7 (7.37%) XML
7 6 (6.32%) Highcharts JS
8 5 (5.26%) JSON
8 5 (5.26%) Node.js
8 5 (5.26%) SOAP
8 5 (5.26%) Spring
9 4 (4.21%) J2EE
9 4 (4.21%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.16%) LAMP
10 3 (3.16%) Web Services
10 3 (3.16%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.47%) Fintech
2 7 (7.37%) Equities
2 7 (7.37%) User Experience
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.21%) Wiki
5 3 (3.16%) Derivative
5 3 (3.16%) PKI
6 2 (2.11%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.11%) Clustering
6 2 (2.11%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.11%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.05%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.05%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Linux
2 14 (14.74%) Unix
3 9 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Windows
4 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (1.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.42%) DevOps
3 21 (22.11%) Scrum
4 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.74%) BDD
6 14 (14.74%) TDD
6 14 (14.74%) User Stories
7 12 (12.63%) Kanban
7 12 (12.63%) Project Management
7 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.58%) Data Management
8 11 (11.58%) Open Source
9 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.42%) ITSM
9 8 (8.42%) Microservices
9 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.37%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (6.32%) Analytics
11 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 24 (25.26%) Java
3 20 (21.05%) Python
4 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.42%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.37%) Ruby
7 5 (5.26%) C#
7 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.21%) Apple Swift
8 4 (4.21%) Perl
9 3 (3.16%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.11%) C++
10 2 (2.11%) Groovy
10 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.11%) PHP
10 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.11%) SOQL
10 2 (2.11%) SOSL
11 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.11%) ISEB
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.05%) MCP
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.05%) PMP
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) MiFID
3 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.11%) PMO
3 2 (2.11%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.05%) COBIT
4 1 (1.05%) ISO 20022
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Docker
2 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Ansible
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 8 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.21%) HockeyApp
4 3 (3.16%) Galera Cluster
4 3 (3.16%) Terraform
5 2 (2.11%) Dollar Universe
5 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.11%) MOM
6 1 (1.05%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (1.05%) logstash
6 1 (1.05%) Nagios
6 1 (1.05%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.05%) Rancher
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle
2 13 (13.68%) Atlassian
3 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.32%) Apple
5 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.21%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.16%) F5
7 3 (3.16%) Informatica
7 3 (3.16%) New Relic
7 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.16%) Tableau
8 2 (2.11%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.05%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.05%) Facebook
9 1 (1.05%) JDA
9 1 (1.05%) PagerDuty
9 1 (1.05%) Splunk
9 1 (1.05%) Veracode
9 1 (1.05%) Xerox
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