Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 98 140
Rank change year-on-year +15 +42 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 51 163 119
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 2.51% 1.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.06% 14.39% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 122 89
Median daily rate £525 £525 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.67% +14.74%
10th Percentile £411 £363 £394
90th Percentile £675 £650 £725
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £548
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +15.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
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 299 1,133 1,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.42% 17.44% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 878 882
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +4.95% +0.55%
10th Percentile £325 £307 £300
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 27
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.03% -1.98% -9.57%
10th Percentile £23.00 £14.11 £14.33
90th Percentile £49.80 £59.10 £37.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year +67.34% +4.58% +6.10%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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
Moorgate - 1 £500 -
Confluence
Central London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 50 (98.04%) JIRA
2 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
4 22 (43.14%) DevOps
5 21 (41.18%) Linux
6 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 17 (33.33%) Docker
7 16 (31.37%) Kubernetes
7 16 (31.37%) Terraform
8 15 (29.41%) Ansible
9 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure as Code
9 14 (27.45%) Public Sector
10 13 (25.49%) Atlassian
11 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 12 (23.53%) Scrum
12 11 (21.57%) Packer
12 11 (21.57%) Finance
12 11 (21.57%) GitHub
13 10 (19.61%) SQL
13 10 (19.61%) Istio
14 9 (17.65%) Java
14 9 (17.65%) Oracle
14 9 (17.65%) Python
14 9 (17.65%) Banking
15 7 (13.73%) Web Services
15 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
15 7 (13.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (11.76%) Kanban

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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.92%) Tornado
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) GitHub
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (11.76%) AWS
4 5 (9.80%) Azure
5 4 (7.84%) OpenShift
6 3 (5.88%) GCP
6 3 (5.88%) NuGet
7 2 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.92%) Azure Functions
7 2 (3.92%) Serverless
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.96%) Apigee
8 1 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.96%) IaaS
8 1 (1.96%) PaaS
8 1 (1.96%) SaaS
8 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
1 3 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.92%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.96%) AMQP
3 1 (1.96%) BGP
3 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.96%) Broadband
3 1 (1.96%) HSRP
3 1 (1.96%) IPv4
3 1 (1.96%) MPLS
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) RSVP
3 1 (1.96%) SNMP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) VPLS
3 1 (1.96%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.96%) HBase
4 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 50 (98.04%) JIRA
2 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
3 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (9.80%) Subversion
6 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.84%) FishEye
6 4 (7.84%) JUnit
6 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.88%) GitLab
7 3 (5.88%) Hudson
7 3 (5.88%) Mockito
7 3 (5.88%) Selenium
7 3 (5.88%) SonarQube
7 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.92%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (3.92%) Liquibase
8 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.92%) VisualSVN
General
1 14 (27.45%) Public Sector
2 11 (21.57%) Finance
3 9 (17.65%) Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.88%) International Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Android Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Payments Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) React Developer
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Coach
7 1 (1.96%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 6 (11.76%) REST
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 3 (5.88%) CSS3
4 3 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (5.88%) JSON
4 3 (5.88%) Kafka
4 3 (5.88%) Spring
5 2 (3.92%) Anaconda
5 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.92%) Dagger
5 2 (3.92%) Material Design
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) PySpark
5 2 (3.92%) Retrofit
5 2 (3.92%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.92%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Native
1 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
1 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
1 2 (3.92%) Replication
1 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) DevOps
3 14 (27.45%) Infrastructure as Code
4 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.76%) Kanban
5 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.80%) Microservices
6 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.80%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (7.84%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) SDLC
7 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.88%) High Availability
8 3 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) Java
2 9 (17.65%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.80%) Groovy
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) C#
7 2 (3.92%) Go
7 2 (3.92%) Kotlin
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) Java 8
8 1 (1.96%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.92%) ISEB
5 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CCIE
6 1 (1.96%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (1.96%) CCNP
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) GDPR
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.96%) PMO
3 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Kubernetes
1 16 (31.37%) Terraform
2 15 (29.41%) Ansible
3 11 (21.57%) Packer
4 10 (19.61%) Istio
5 3 (5.88%) Puppet
6 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.96%) Control-M
7 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.96%) Icinga
7 1 (1.96%) Netcool
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.96%) QRadar
7 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Atlassian
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.88%) Sybase
5 2 (3.92%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.92%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.92%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.92%) RedGate
5 2 (3.92%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.96%) Altiris
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Huawei
6 1 (1.96%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.96%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.96%) Qualys
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Serena
6 1 (1.96%) VMware