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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 12 August 2022 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 130 80
Rank change year-on-year +40 -50 +18
Contract jobs citing Confluence 123 41 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.72% 1.18% 2.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.03% 9.98% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 32 38
10th Percentile £384 £388 £411
25th Percentile £468 £441 £443
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £502 £525
Median % change year-on-year +13.49% -4.33% -
75th Percentile £696 £623 £647
90th Percentile £711 £671 £680
Central London median daily rate £575 £488 £513
% change year-on-year +17.95% -4.88% -2.38%

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 534 411 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.79% 11.85% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 285 182
10th Percentile £264 £313 £325
25th Percentile £442 £425 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £548 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £588
90th Percentile £750 £688 £638
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
10th Percentile £25.36 £22.00 £19.35
25th Percentile £25.52 £23.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate £26.42 £27.00 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year -2.15% -28.00% +83.69%
75th Percentile £27.40 £30.50 £47.88
90th Percentile £27.61 £32.00 £53.65
Central London median hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year +20.45% -34.86% +62.15%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Confluence in the City of London

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 116 (94.31%) JIRA
2 80 (65.04%) Agile
3 39 (31.71%) Finance
4 38 (30.89%) Scrum
5 31 (25.20%) AWS
5 31 (25.20%) CI/CD
6 28 (22.76%) Social Skills
7 27 (21.95%) Project Management
8 26 (21.14%) DevOps
9 24 (19.51%) SQL
10 23 (18.70%) Docker
11 20 (16.26%) Java
11 20 (16.26%) Atlassian
12 19 (15.45%) Kanban
12 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (15.45%) User Stories
13 18 (14.63%) Azure
13 18 (14.63%) Python
13 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
13 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
14 17 (13.82%) Git (software)
15 16 (13.01%) Banking
16 15 (12.20%) Kubernetes
17 14 (11.38%) Jenkins
17 14 (11.38%) Bitbucket
17 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
17 14 (11.38%) Linux
17 14 (11.38%) Requirements Gathering
18 13 (10.57%) Node.js

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 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.63%) Appian
3 2 (1.63%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.63%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.63%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Mule
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.20%) AWS
2 18 (14.63%) Azure
3 12 (9.76%) GitHub
4 10 (8.13%) GCP
5 6 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.88%) Serverless
6 3 (2.44%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.44%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (2.44%) Azure Service Bus
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (2.44%) Nutanix
6 3 (2.44%) Snowflake
7 2 (1.63%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 2 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.63%) Miro
7 2 (1.63%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.63%) PaaS
7 2 (1.63%) Slack
7 2 (1.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) DNS
3 3 (2.44%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) DHCP
4 2 (1.63%) FTP
4 2 (1.63%) HTTP
4 2 (1.63%) IPv6
4 2 (1.63%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.63%) NGN
4 2 (1.63%) SD-WAN
4 2 (1.63%) VPN
4 2 (1.63%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) SSH
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (4.88%) DynamoDB
5 4 (3.25%) DB2
5 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.63%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.63%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.63%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.81%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.81%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 116 (94.31%) JIRA
2 17 (13.82%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.38%) Bitbucket
3 14 (11.38%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.76%) GitLab
5 6 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.25%) JMeter
7 3 (2.44%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.44%) JUnit
7 3 (2.44%) Selenium
7 3 (2.44%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.44%) Zephyr
8 2 (1.63%) Babel
8 2 (1.63%) Checkstyle
8 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.63%) Cypress.io
8 2 (1.63%) Maven
8 2 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.63%) Subversion
8 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (31.71%) Finance
2 28 (22.76%) Social Skills
3 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (13.01%) Banking
5 12 (9.76%) Public Sector
6 7 (5.69%) Retail
7 6 (4.88%) Financial Institution
8 5 (4.07%) Legal
8 5 (4.07%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (3.25%) Retail Banking
10 3 (2.44%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.63%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (1.63%) Law
12 1 (0.81%) Advertising
12 1 (0.81%) International Banking
12 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.81%) Marketing
12 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Analyst
2 26 (21.14%) Business Analyst
3 24 (19.51%) Developer
4 12 (9.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 11 (8.94%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.50%) Architect
8 8 (6.50%) Public Sector Business Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (4.07%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Project Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) Scrum Master
11 5 (4.07%) Service Analyst
12 4 (3.25%) AWS Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.57%) Node.js
1 13 (10.57%) React
2 9 (7.32%) .NET
2 9 (7.32%) Gherkin
3 8 (6.50%) HTML
4 7 (5.69%) CSS
5 6 (4.88%) Kafka
5 6 (4.88%) REST
6 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.25%) RESTful
6 4 (3.25%) Spring
6 4 (3.25%) Velocity
7 3 (2.44%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.44%) JAX-RS
7 3 (2.44%) JSON
7 3 (2.44%) Redux
7 3 (2.44%) RxJava
7 3 (2.44%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Cloud Native
1 5 (4.07%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.25%) Hedge funds
3 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.63%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.63%) PMI
4 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.63%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.63%) Replication
4 2 (1.63%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.81%) Media Streaming
5 1 (0.81%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Linux
2 11 (8.94%) Unix
3 10 (8.13%) Windows
4 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.81%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Solaris
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (65.04%) Agile
2 38 (30.89%) Scrum
3 31 (25.20%) CI/CD
4 27 (21.95%) Project Management
5 26 (21.14%) DevOps
6 19 (15.45%) Kanban
6 19 (15.45%) User Stories
7 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.38%) Requirements Gathering
9 13 (10.57%) Software Delivery
10 11 (8.94%) Microservices
10 11 (8.94%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.13%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.13%) Containerisation
11 10 (8.13%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.32%) Change Management
12 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure as Code
12 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
13 8 (6.50%) Acceptance Criteria
13 8 (6.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) SQL
2 20 (16.26%) Java
3 18 (14.63%) Python
4 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.88%) Bash
7 4 (3.25%) C#
8 3 (2.44%) C
8 3 (2.44%) ES6
8 3 (2.44%) Perl
8 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.44%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.63%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) Groovy
10 1 (0.81%) Ruby
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.07%) Degree
4 2 (1.63%) CBAP
4 2 (1.63%) ISEB
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.63%) PMP
4 2 (1.63%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.81%) APMG
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) IIBA
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) PMO
2 5 (4.07%) GDPR
3 3 (2.44%) Accessibility
3 3 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.44%) QA
4 2 (1.63%) WCAG
5 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.81%) P3O
5 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (18.70%) Docker
2 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (12.20%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.50%) Terraform
3 5 (4.07%) Ansible
4 3 (2.44%) Grafana
5 2 (1.63%) Control-M
5 2 (1.63%) Dollar Universe
5 2 (1.63%) Puppet
5 2 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.81%) Kibana
6 1 (0.81%) logstash
6 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.81%) Netcool
6 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.81%) QRadar
6 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (16.26%) Atlassian
2 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) Google
3 7 (5.69%) Oracle
4 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.25%) Splunk
5 3 (2.44%) Arista
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco
5 3 (2.44%) Fortinet
5 3 (2.44%) Informatica
5 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Dell
6 2 (1.63%) Pega
6 2 (1.63%) RedGate
6 2 (1.63%) Refinitiv
7 1 (0.81%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.81%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.81%) F5