Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 165 186
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 +88
Contract jobs citing Confluence 84 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.19% 1.08% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.31% 5.96% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 39
City of London median daily rate £488 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +10.61% -7.69%
10th Percentile £354 £338 £324
90th Percentile £595 £625 £745
Central London median daily rate £495 £488 £444
% change year-on-year +1.54% +9.86% -13.41%
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 1,011 1,124 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.35% 18.08% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 815 900 834
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £279 £313 £263
90th Percentile £675 £657 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +7.57% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 12
City of London median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% -2.56% +25.81%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.43 £12.04
90th Percentile £27.50 £56.68 £58.23
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £18.73 £18.50
% change year-on-year -4.67% +1.22% +17.46%

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 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 78 (92.86%) JIRA
2 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.67%) Finance
4 34 (40.48%) Java
5 29 (34.52%) Git (software)
6 27 (32.14%) Banking
7 24 (28.57%) TDD
7 24 (28.57%) Scrum
8 21 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 19 (22.62%) DevOps
10 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (19.05%) QA
11 16 (19.05%) SQL
11 16 (19.05%) BDD
12 15 (17.86%) REST
12 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
13 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 14 (16.67%) Atlassian
13 14 (16.67%) Docker
14 13 (15.48%) Python
15 12 (14.29%) .NET
15 12 (14.29%) HTML
15 12 (14.29%) MVC
15 12 (14.29%) PowerShell
16 11 (13.10%) Microservices
16 11 (13.10%) HTML5
16 11 (13.10%) JSON
16 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
17 10 (11.90%) Web Services
17 10 (11.90%) Maven

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 (5.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.38%) JBoss
4 2 (2.38%) nginx
4 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.19%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.19%) Drupal
5 1 (1.19%) Mule
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.57%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) GitHub
2 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.95%) Trello
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.57%) npm
4 3 (3.57%) Office 365
4 3 (3.57%) Route 53
4 3 (3.57%) Slack
4 3 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.19%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.19%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.19%) Force.com
6 1 (1.19%) G Suite
6 1 (1.19%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Firewall
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) DSL
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.33%) Big Data
4 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.95%) HBase
6 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.38%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.19%) DB2
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 78 (92.86%) JIRA
2 29 (34.52%) Git (software)
3 21 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
5 10 (11.90%) Maven
6 9 (10.71%) Cucumber
6 9 (10.71%) Selenium
7 7 (8.33%) Mockito
8 6 (7.14%) Bitbucket
9 4 (4.76%) JUnit
9 4 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.57%) Appium
10 3 (3.57%) Axure RP
10 3 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.57%) LoadRunner
10 3 (3.57%) MSBuild
10 3 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 27 (32.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Automotive
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 12 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Release Manager
7 5 (5.95%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Scrum Master
8 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.38%) QA Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) REST
2 12 (14.29%) .NET
2 12 (14.29%) HTML
3 11 (13.10%) HTML5
3 11 (13.10%) JSON
4 10 (11.90%) RESTful
4 10 (11.90%) Web Services
5 9 (10.71%) CSS
5 9 (10.71%) Hibernate
6 8 (9.52%) Spring
7 7 (8.33%) Node.js
7 7 (8.33%) XML
8 6 (7.14%) Kafka
9 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.95%) Gherkin
9 5 (5.95%) JPA
9 5 (5.95%) jQuery
9 5 (5.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) User Experience
2 7 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) Fintech
6 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.38%) PDA
6 2 (2.38%) PKI
6 2 (2.38%) Wiki
7 1 (1.19%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) iPhone
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) NHS
7 1 (1.19%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Unix
2 4 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) Scrum
2 24 (28.57%) TDD
3 19 (22.62%) DevOps
4 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (19.05%) BDD
6 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 12 (14.29%) MVC
8 11 (13.10%) Microservices
9 9 (10.71%) Release Management
10 8 (9.52%) Project Management
10 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 7 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (8.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (8.33%) User Stories
12 6 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
12 6 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 6 (7.14%) Kanban
13 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) Java
2 16 (19.05%) SQL
3 13 (15.48%) Python
4 12 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.52%) C#
7 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.95%) Groovy
8 3 (3.57%) Ruby
9 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.38%) VBA
10 1 (1.19%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.19%) C++
10 1 (1.19%) Go
10 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.19%) Perl
10 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) IIBA
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB
2 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.38%) PMP
3 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) PMO
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Ansible
2 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.95%) Puppet
3 4 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.38%) Control-M
4 2 (2.38%) Mesos
4 2 (2.38%) WMI
5 1 (1.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.19%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (1.19%) Grafana
5 1 (1.19%) Salt
5 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) Adobe
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Splunk
4 4 (4.76%) HP
5 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.57%) VMware
6 2 (2.38%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.38%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.19%) Black Duck
7 1 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.19%) Demandware
7 1 (1.19%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.19%) New Relic
7 1 (1.19%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.19%) Solace