Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 139 183
Rank change year-on-year +2 +44 +64
Contract jobs citing Confluence 122 106 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.74% 1.63% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.52% 9.83% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 81 37
City of London median daily rate £535 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.56% -4.76%
10th Percentile £394 £278 £306
90th Percentile £725 £550 £638
Central London median daily rate £535 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +12.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £39.25 - -

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 1,160 1,078 1,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.52% 16.59% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 796 858
City of London median daily rate £500 £489 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +8.61% +5.88%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £290
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 18
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.17 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% +37.72% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.95 £14.44 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.30 £83.13 £26.38
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%

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 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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.

1 111 (90.98%) JIRA
2 98 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (36.89%) Finance
3 45 (36.89%) Scrum
4 42 (34.43%) Java
5 37 (30.33%) DevOps
6 34 (27.87%) Git (software)
7 32 (26.23%) Banking
8 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
8 25 (20.49%) Test Automation
9 24 (19.67%) Python
10 22 (18.03%) HTML
10 22 (18.03%) Jenkins
11 21 (17.21%) Unix
12 20 (16.39%) Linux
12 20 (16.39%) GitHub
13 19 (15.57%) Node.js
14 17 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (13.93%) SQL
15 16 (13.11%) Atlassian
16 15 (12.30%) Retail
16 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (12.30%) Ansible
16 15 (12.30%) Terraform
17 14 (11.48%) User Stories
17 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
17 14 (11.48%) TDD
18 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
18 13 (10.66%) Analytics
18 13 (10.66%) HTML5

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 (4.10%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.46%) Anypoint
2 3 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.46%) CMS
2 3 (2.46%) Ethereum
2 3 (2.46%) Hyperledger
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.64%) Apache
3 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.82%) JBoss
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.64%) InDesign
4 2 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.82%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.82%) HipChat
5 1 (0.82%) InVision
5 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.46%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (2.46%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.39%) GitHub
2 17 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (9.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (9.02%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (9.02%) Amazon S3
4 11 (9.02%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (9.02%) Serverless
5 10 (8.20%) CloudFront
5 10 (8.20%) Route 53
5 10 (8.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.46%) npm
7 2 (1.64%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (1.64%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.82%) Firebase
8 1 (0.82%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) SMS
2 2 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (0.82%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.82%) Skype
3 1 (0.82%) SSL
3 1 (0.82%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.02%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.28%) Big Data
3 4 (3.28%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.46%) KDB
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) MySQL
6 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.82%) Redis
6 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 111 (90.98%) JIRA
2 34 (27.87%) Git (software)
3 22 (18.03%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.84%) Selenium
5 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.74%) JIRA Agile
6 7 (5.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (4.92%) Subversion
8 5 (4.10%) JMeter
8 5 (4.10%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.28%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.28%) Maven
10 3 (2.46%) Calabash
11 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.64%) Capybara
11 2 (1.64%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.64%) Protractor
11 2 (1.64%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (36.89%) Finance
2 32 (26.23%) Banking
3 15 (12.30%) Retail
4 7 (5.74%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.74%) Front Office
4 7 (5.74%) Marketing
4 7 (5.74%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.10%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (24.59%) Analyst
2 20 (16.39%) Developer
3 15 (12.30%) Scrum Master
4 13 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (9.84%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.20%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (7.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Architect
8 7 (5.74%) Marketing Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Digital Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Salesforce Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Data Insight Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Insight Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Insight Data Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Marketing Insight Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) HTML
2 19 (15.57%) Node.js
3 13 (10.66%) HTML5
4 11 (9.02%) Web Services
5 9 (7.38%) JSON
6 8 (6.56%) REST
6 8 (6.56%) RESTful
7 7 (5.74%) AngularJS
7 7 (5.74%) CSS
7 7 (5.74%) XML
8 6 (4.92%) JSP
8 6 (4.92%) React
9 5 (4.10%) Gherkin
9 5 (4.10%) Velocity
10 4 (3.28%) CSS3
10 4 (3.28%) jQuery
10 4 (3.28%) Spring
11 3 (2.46%) OAuth2
11 3 (2.46%) Swagger
11 3 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Fintech
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.38%) iPad
4 6 (4.92%) User Experience
5 5 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.28%) PKI
7 3 (2.46%) Tandem
8 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.64%) Equities
8 2 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.64%) Robotics
8 2 (1.64%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.82%) DataPower
9 1 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.82%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.82%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Unix
2 20 (16.39%) Linux
3 9 (7.38%) Windows
4 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.46%) Android
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.82%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.82%) OS/2
6 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.89%) Scrum
3 37 (30.33%) DevOps
4 25 (20.49%) Test Automation
5 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
6 14 (11.48%) TDD
6 14 (11.48%) User Stories
7 13 (10.66%) Analytics
7 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
8 12 (9.84%) Kanban
8 12 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.02%) Workflow
10 9 (7.38%) Microservices
10 9 (7.38%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (6.56%) SDLC
12 7 (5.74%) BDD
12 7 (5.74%) Change Management
12 7 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.43%) Java
2 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
3 24 (19.67%) Python
4 17 (13.93%) SQL
5 11 (9.02%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.56%) C#
7 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.10%) R
8 4 (3.28%) Ruby
9 3 (2.46%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.64%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.64%) Groovy
10 2 (1.64%) PyPy
11 1 (0.82%) ES6
11 1 (0.82%) ES7
11 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.82%) VBScript
11 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) AWS Certification
2 5 (4.10%) Degree
3 2 (1.64%) CCNA
3 2 (1.64%) CCNP
3 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) ISO 20022
2 3 (2.46%) PMO
2 3 (2.46%) PSD2
3 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (9.84%) Docker
2 2 (1.64%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (12.30%) Ansible
1 15 (12.30%) Terraform
2 12 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.92%) PingFederate
4 4 (3.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 4 (3.28%) HP ALM
5 3 (2.46%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.64%) Puppet
6 2 (1.64%) SCCM
7 1 (0.82%) collectd
7 1 (0.82%) Consul
7 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.82%) Grafana
7 1 (0.82%) Graphite
7 1 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.82%) Kibana
7 1 (0.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Atlassian
2 9 (7.38%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle
4 4 (3.28%) Adobe
4 4 (3.28%) Google
4 4 (3.28%) HP
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.46%) Blue Prism
5 3 (2.46%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.46%) Splunk
6 2 (1.64%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco
6 2 (1.64%) IBM
6 2 (1.64%) Nintex
6 2 (1.64%) Okta
6 2 (1.64%) Qualys
6 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.64%) Symantec
7 1 (0.82%) Automation Anywhere