Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 152 154
Rank change year-on-year +52 +2 +40
Contract jobs citing Confluence 137 109 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.30% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.88% 9.05% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 87 69
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £363 £368 £313
90th Percentile £650 £643 £575
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £105.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.38% - -
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year +167.52% - -

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 987 1,205 1,004
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.55% 17.16% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 913 772
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.53% +10.56%
10th Percentile £279 £275 £275
90th Percentile £674 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £493
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 35 9
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +25.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £17.53 £13.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £65.90 £33.45 £47.75
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -9.21%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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
London Bridge +10 3 £550 +10.00%
Confluence
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 134 (97.81%) JIRA
2 99 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (37.23%) DevOps
4 43 (31.39%) AWS
5 42 (30.66%) Finance
6 38 (27.74%) Scrum
6 38 (27.74%) Jenkins
7 37 (27.01%) Java
8 33 (24.09%) Git (software)
9 30 (21.90%) Python
9 30 (21.90%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (21.90%) Serverless
10 29 (21.17%) Linux
11 28 (20.44%) GitHub
11 28 (20.44%) Docker
12 27 (19.71%) SQL
13 26 (18.98%) Atlassian
13 26 (18.98%) Banking
14 24 (17.52%) Test Automation
15 23 (16.79%) Unix
16 22 (16.06%) Amazon S3
16 22 (16.06%) Node.js
16 22 (16.06%) Fintech
17 21 (15.33%) Ansible
18 20 (14.60%) Azure
18 20 (14.60%) Amazon EC2
18 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
19 19 (13.87%) Web Services
19 19 (13.87%) Continuous Delivery
20 18 (13.14%) Terraform

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 8 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.11%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.46%) Camunda
5 2 (1.46%) JBoss
5 2 (1.46%) Jetty
5 2 (1.46%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.46%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.73%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.73%) Apache
6 1 (0.73%) Drupal
6 1 (0.73%) Mule
6 1 (0.73%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.38%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.73%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.73%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 43 (31.39%) AWS
2 30 (21.90%) AWS Lambda
2 30 (21.90%) Serverless
3 28 (20.44%) GitHub
4 22 (16.06%) Amazon S3
5 20 (14.60%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (14.60%) Azure
6 18 (13.14%) Amazon ECS
6 18 (13.14%) Route 53
7 14 (10.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 12 (8.76%) CloudFront
9 10 (7.30%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (6.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (5.84%) AWS CodePipeline
12 7 (5.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (4.38%) Azure Functions
14 3 (2.19%) Amazon EKS
14 3 (2.19%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (2.19%) GCP
14 3 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) DHCP
1 2 (1.46%) DNS
1 2 (1.46%) Firewall
1 2 (1.46%) LAN
1 2 (1.46%) SSH
1 2 (1.46%) VoIP
1 2 (1.46%) WAN
1 2 (1.46%) X.509
2 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.73%) VPN
2 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) MySQL
2 12 (8.76%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (6.57%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.11%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.19%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.19%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.19%) Redis
9 2 (1.46%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.46%) Apache Zeppelin
9 2 (1.46%) Big Data
9 2 (1.46%) HBase
9 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.46%) Parquet
9 2 (1.46%) Presto
Development Applications
1 134 (97.81%) JIRA
2 38 (27.74%) Jenkins
3 33 (24.09%) Git (software)
4 14 (10.22%) Cucumber
5 10 (7.30%) Selenium
6 8 (5.84%) Maven
7 7 (5.11%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.92%) Gradle
9 4 (2.92%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (2.92%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.92%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.19%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (2.19%) Mocha
10 3 (2.19%) Protractor
10 3 (2.19%) RStudio
10 3 (2.19%) Subversion
10 3 (2.19%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.46%) ClearCase
11 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
General
1 42 (30.66%) Finance
2 26 (18.98%) Banking
3 11 (8.03%) Front Office
4 10 (7.30%) Public Sector
4 10 (7.30%) Retail
5 8 (5.84%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.65%) Games
7 3 (2.19%) Back Office
7 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.46%) Billing
8 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.73%) Advertising
9 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.25%) Analyst
1 25 (18.25%) Developer
2 19 (13.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (9.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
7 10 (7.30%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.57%) Scrum Master
9 8 (5.84%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.38%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Tester
11 5 (3.65%) Architect
11 5 (3.65%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (3.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.65%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.92%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) Business Process Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) Process Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.06%) Node.js
2 19 (13.87%) Web Services
3 15 (10.95%) HTML
3 15 (10.95%) RESTful
4 14 (10.22%) CSS
5 11 (8.03%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.57%) HTML5
6 9 (6.57%) JSON
6 9 (6.57%) Kafka
6 9 (6.57%) Spring
7 7 (5.11%) OAuth
7 7 (5.11%) OAuth2
7 7 (5.11%) React
8 6 (4.38%) Django
8 6 (4.38%) Flask
8 6 (4.38%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.65%) CSS3
9 5 (3.65%) jQuery
9 5 (3.65%) Velocity
10 4 (2.92%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (8.03%) Cloud Native
1 11 (8.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (7.30%) Equities
3 9 (6.57%) User Experience
4 8 (5.84%) Derivative
4 8 (5.84%) PKI
5 6 (4.38%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.65%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.46%) CMDB
8 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.73%) AS400
9 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.73%) iSeries
9 1 (0.73%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.73%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.17%) Linux
2 23 (16.79%) Unix
3 10 (7.30%) Windows
4 5 (3.65%) Debian
4 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.46%) Android
6 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.46%) CentOS
6 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (37.23%) DevOps
3 38 (27.74%) Scrum
4 24 (17.52%) Test Automation
5 22 (16.06%) Fintech
6 19 (13.87%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (13.14%) User Stories
8 17 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (12.41%) Microservices
9 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.22%) Configuration Management
10 14 (10.22%) TDD
11 13 (9.49%) Kanban
12 12 (8.76%) Workflow
13 11 (8.03%) BDD
13 11 (8.03%) Software Engineering
14 10 (7.30%) ITIL
14 10 (7.30%) Unit Testing
15 9 (6.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.01%) Java
2 30 (21.90%) Python
3 27 (19.71%) SQL
4 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.84%) Groovy
6 8 (5.84%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.38%) Perl
7 6 (4.38%) Ruby
7 6 (4.38%) Scala
7 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.92%) PHP
9 3 (2.19%) AWK
9 3 (2.19%) C-shell
9 3 (2.19%) Java 8
9 3 (2.19%) R
9 3 (2.19%) VBA
10 2 (1.46%) Clojure
10 2 (1.46%) ClojureScript
10 2 (1.46%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 8 (5.84%) AWS Certification
3 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.92%) HND
4 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.19%) HNC
6 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.46%) CISSP
6 2 (1.46%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.46%) OSCP
6 2 (1.46%) PMP
7 1 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) MCSA
7 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) GDPR
2 3 (2.19%) MiFID
2 3 (2.19%) PMO
3 2 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.46%) NIST
3 2 (1.46%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (20.44%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) Varnish
3 2 (1.46%) HDFS
4 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (15.33%) Ansible
2 18 (13.14%) Terraform
3 14 (10.22%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.84%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.65%) Kibana
5 5 (3.65%) Puppet
6 4 (2.92%) Packer
7 3 (2.19%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.46%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (1.46%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.46%) Salt
8 2 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.73%) Consul
9 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.73%) logstash
9 1 (0.73%) Marathon
9 1 (0.73%) Mesos
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) Atlassian
2 14 (10.22%) Splunk
3 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.57%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle
6 6 (4.38%) AppDynamics
7 5 (3.65%) Google
7 5 (3.65%) New Relic
8 4 (2.92%) Adobe
8 4 (2.92%) Sybase
9 3 (2.19%) Tableau
10 2 (1.46%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.46%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.46%) IBM
10 2 (1.46%) Okta
10 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.73%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 1 (0.73%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.73%) VMware