Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 138 140
Rank change year-on-year +46 +2 +43
Contract jobs citing Confluence 178 123 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.66% 1.75% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.95% 10.60% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 90 82
City of London median daily rate £525 £533 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +12.11% +8.57%
10th Percentile £363 £393 £278
90th Percentile £650 £725 £556
Central London median daily rate £525 £535 £475
% change year-on-year -1.87% +12.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £82.50 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.66% - -
Central London median hourly rate £82.50 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year +110.19% - -

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 1,191 1,160 1,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.82% 16.47% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 886 799
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £267
90th Percentile £675 £675 £665
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.57% +43.38%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.88 £14.44
90th Percentile £60.00 £33.38 £83.13
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -

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 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor hourly 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 19 July 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 - 7 £550 -
Confluence
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 169 (94.94%) JIRA
2 125 (70.22%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (30.90%) Finance
3 55 (30.90%) Scrum
3 55 (30.90%) DevOps
4 49 (27.53%) Java
5 47 (26.40%) Git (software)
6 45 (25.28%) Jenkins
6 45 (25.28%) Linux
7 42 (23.60%) Amazon AWS
8 41 (23.03%) Atlassian
9 39 (21.91%) Docker
10 37 (20.79%) Unix
11 35 (19.66%) Banking
12 32 (17.98%) Python
12 32 (17.98%) JavaScript
12 32 (17.98%) SQL
12 32 (17.98%) Fintech
12 32 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (15.17%) Microsoft Azure
13 27 (15.17%) Serverless
13 27 (15.17%) AWS Lambda
14 26 (14.61%) Node.js
15 24 (13.48%) GitHub
16 23 (12.92%) User Stories
16 23 (12.92%) Ansible
16 23 (12.92%) Microservices
17 22 (12.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (12.36%) Test Automation
17 22 (12.36%) TDD

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 12 (6.74%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.37%) Apache
2 6 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.37%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.81%) JBoss
3 5 (2.81%) nginx
3 5 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.81%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.69%) Drupal
5 2 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.12%) Jetty
5 2 (1.12%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.12%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.56%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Mule
6 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.69%) InVision
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.69%) Sketch
5 1 (0.56%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.56%) BPCS
2 1 (0.56%) HFM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.56%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.60%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.17%) AWS Lambda
2 27 (15.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (15.17%) Serverless
3 24 (13.48%) GitHub
4 18 (10.11%) Amazon S3
5 16 (8.99%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (7.87%) Amazon ECS
6 14 (7.87%) Route 53
7 13 (7.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (6.18%) CloudFront
9 9 (5.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (4.49%) Azure Functions
10 8 (4.49%) Slack
10 8 (4.49%) Trello
11 7 (3.93%) Google Analytics
12 6 (3.37%) G Suite
12 6 (3.37%) Office 365
13 5 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.25%) VPN
2 3 (1.69%) DHCP
2 3 (1.69%) DNS
3 2 (1.12%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) LAN
3 2 (1.12%) SSH
3 2 (1.12%) VoIP
3 2 (1.12%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) AMQP
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.30%) Hadoop
3 12 (6.74%) MySQL
3 12 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.18%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.93%) Redis
8 5 (2.81%) Big Data
9 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.69%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.12%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.12%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.12%) Apache Zeppelin
11 2 (1.12%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.12%) Parquet
11 2 (1.12%) Presto
Development Applications
1 169 (94.94%) JIRA
2 47 (26.40%) Git (software)
3 45 (25.28%) Jenkins
4 18 (10.11%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.74%) Maven
5 12 (6.74%) Selenium
6 10 (5.62%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.06%) webpack
8 8 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (3.93%) IBM UrbanCode
9 7 (3.93%) Jasmine
9 7 (3.93%) JUnit
9 7 (3.93%) RStudio
10 6 (3.37%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.37%) Grunt
10 6 (3.37%) gulp
11 5 (2.81%) Ant
11 5 (2.81%) FishEye
11 5 (2.81%) Subversion
11 5 (2.81%) Travis CI
General
1 55 (30.90%) Finance
2 35 (19.66%) Banking
3 14 (7.87%) Front Office
4 10 (5.62%) Retail
5 6 (3.37%) Games
5 6 (3.37%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Billing
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (24.16%) Developer
2 28 (15.73%) Analyst
3 17 (9.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.43%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (7.30%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (7.30%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 9 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.06%) Scrum Master
9 8 (4.49%) Python Developer
9 8 (4.49%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.93%) Hadoop Engineer
10 7 (3.93%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.93%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (3.93%) Salesforce Analyst
10 7 (3.93%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.93%) Unix Engineer
11 6 (3.37%) Salesforce Support
11 6 (3.37%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.61%) Node.js
2 20 (11.24%) Spring
3 18 (10.11%) Kafka
4 17 (9.55%) AngularJS
4 17 (9.55%) RESTful
5 16 (8.99%) HTML
6 14 (7.87%) JSON
7 13 (7.30%) CSS
8 12 (6.74%) Web Services
9 10 (5.62%) REST
10 8 (4.49%) Django
10 8 (4.49%) Flask
10 8 (4.49%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.49%) OAuth
10 8 (4.49%) OAuth2
10 8 (4.49%) React
10 8 (4.49%) Spring Boot
11 7 (3.93%) HTML5
11 7 (3.93%) jQuery
11 7 (3.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.55%) User Experience
2 12 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.49%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.49%) PKI
4 7 (3.93%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.81%) Equities
7 4 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.69%) Derivative
8 3 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.12%) CMDB
9 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.12%) Wiki
10 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.28%) Linux
2 37 (20.79%) Unix
3 18 (10.11%) Windows
4 7 (3.93%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.81%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.12%) Android
7 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.12%) CentOS
7 2 (1.12%) Debian
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (70.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.90%) DevOps
2 55 (30.90%) Scrum
3 32 (17.98%) Fintech
3 32 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (12.92%) Microservices
4 23 (12.92%) User Stories
5 22 (12.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (12.36%) TDD
5 22 (12.36%) Test Automation
6 19 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (9.55%) BDD
8 16 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (7.30%) Configuration Management
9 13 (7.30%) Kanban
9 13 (7.30%) Project Management
10 11 (6.18%) Analytics
10 11 (6.18%) Unit Testing
10 11 (6.18%) Workflow
11 10 (5.62%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.53%) Java
2 32 (17.98%) JavaScript
2 32 (17.98%) Python
2 32 (17.98%) SQL
3 9 (5.06%) Java 8
4 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.49%) ES6
4 8 (4.49%) Ruby
5 7 (3.93%) Perl
5 7 (3.93%) R
6 6 (3.37%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.37%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.81%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.81%) Scala
8 4 (2.25%) C#
8 4 (2.25%) ES7
8 4 (2.25%) PHP
8 4 (2.25%) VBA
9 3 (1.69%) AWK
9 3 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (8.99%) Degree
2 8 (4.49%) AWS Certification
3 6 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) HNC
4 3 (1.69%) HND
4 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) PMP
6 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) QA
2 4 (2.25%) PMO
3 3 (1.69%) MiFID
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) GDPR
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (21.91%) Docker
2 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.69%) HDFS
3 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.12%) Varnish
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (12.92%) Ansible
2 15 (8.43%) Terraform
3 13 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.93%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.37%) Marathon
5 6 (3.37%) Mesos
6 5 (2.81%) Puppet
7 3 (1.69%) Kibana
8 2 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (1.12%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.12%) Salt
8 2 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.56%) Consul
9 1 (0.56%) logstash
9 1 (0.56%) Packer
9 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (23.03%) Atlassian
2 16 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.87%) Splunk
4 13 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (6.74%) Google
6 8 (4.49%) Oracle
7 7 (3.93%) Sybase
8 5 (2.81%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.81%) Apple
8 5 (2.81%) New Relic
9 4 (2.25%) Adobe
9 4 (2.25%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.25%) Tableau
10 3 (1.69%) VMware
11 2 (1.12%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.12%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.12%) IBM
11 2 (1.12%) Informatica
11 2 (1.12%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.12%) Ping Identity