Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 143 174
Rank change year-on-year +6 +31 +76
Contract jobs citing Confluence 118 90 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.68% 1.48% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.26% 8.24% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 63 36
City of London median daily rate £507 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.63% -2.56% +3.17%
10th Percentile £379 £278 £306
90th Percentile £662 £575 £719
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.32% - +0.26%
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 1,150 1,092 1,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.41% 17.96% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 842 742
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £285
90th Percentile £650 £644 £649
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £441
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.71% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +17.55% +11.76%
10th Percentile £12.73 £14.13 £15.43
90th Percentile £33.00 £34.50 £46.90
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.34 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.45% +14.54% +11.43%

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 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 106 (89.83%) JIRA
2 89 (75.42%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (38.98%) Java
4 41 (34.75%) Finance
5 37 (31.36%) Git (software)
6 36 (30.51%) Scrum
6 36 (30.51%) DevOps
7 31 (26.27%) Banking
8 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
9 24 (20.34%) Python
10 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
10 21 (17.80%) GitHub
11 20 (16.95%) Node.js
12 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (16.10%) SQL
13 18 (15.25%) HTML
13 18 (15.25%) Jenkins
14 16 (13.56%) Ansible
14 16 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (13.56%) QA
15 15 (12.71%) Linux
15 15 (12.71%) User Stories
15 15 (12.71%) Analytics
16 14 (11.86%) Docker
16 14 (11.86%) Atlassian
17 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
17 13 (11.02%) Retail
17 13 (11.02%) TDD
17 13 (11.02%) Unix

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 (4.24%) Apache
1 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.54%) Anypoint
2 3 (2.54%) Ethereum
2 3 (2.54%) Hyperledger
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.69%) CMS
3 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.69%) IIS
3 2 (1.69%) nginx
3 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.39%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.85%) Gliffy
4 1 (0.85%) HipChat
4 1 (0.85%) InDesign
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (2.54%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) GitHub
2 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (9.32%) Route 53
3 11 (9.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 10 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (8.47%) Amazon S3
4 10 (8.47%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (8.47%) Serverless
5 9 (7.63%) CloudFront
6 5 (4.24%) npm
7 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (2.54%) Office 365
8 3 (2.54%) Trello
9 2 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.69%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (1.69%) BrowserStack
9 2 (1.69%) Slack
10 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.85%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (0.85%) Skype
2 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.39%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.54%) KDB
5 3 (2.54%) MySQL
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) DB2
7 1 (0.85%) HBase
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 106 (89.83%) JIRA
2 37 (31.36%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.25%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.17%) Selenium
5 11 (9.32%) TeamCity
6 9 (7.63%) Maven
6 9 (7.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.08%) Subversion
8 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.39%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.54%) Axure RP
10 3 (2.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (2.54%) CA Release Automation
10 3 (2.54%) JMeter
10 3 (2.54%) JUnit
11 2 (1.69%) Calabash
11 2 (1.69%) Moq
General
1 41 (34.75%) Finance
2 31 (26.27%) Banking
3 13 (11.02%) Retail
4 8 (6.78%) Retail Banking
5 7 (5.93%) Front Office
6 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.24%) Marketing
7 3 (2.54%) Automotive
7 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Analyst
2 22 (18.64%) Developer
3 17 (14.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) Business Analyst
5 13 (11.02%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (11.02%) Scrum Master
6 12 (10.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.24%) Architect
9 5 (4.24%) Data Conversion Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Data Insight Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Insight Data Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Marketing Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Marketing Data Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Marketing Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.95%) Node.js
2 18 (15.25%) HTML
3 11 (9.32%) REST
4 10 (8.47%) .NET
5 8 (6.78%) HTML5
5 8 (6.78%) Web Services
5 8 (6.78%) XML
6 7 (5.93%) JSON
6 7 (5.93%) React
7 6 (5.08%) Spring
8 5 (4.24%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.24%) CSS
9 4 (3.39%) JSP
9 4 (3.39%) RESTful
9 4 (3.39%) SOAP
10 3 (2.54%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.54%) J2EE
10 3 (2.54%) SAML
10 3 (2.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Fintech
2 10 (8.47%) User Experience
3 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.39%) iPad
5 4 (3.39%) PKI
6 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.54%) Tandem
7 2 (1.69%) Equities
7 2 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Robotics
8 1 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Linux
2 13 (11.02%) Unix
3 5 (4.24%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.85%) OS/2
6 1 (0.85%) VMS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (75.42%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.51%) DevOps
2 36 (30.51%) Scrum
3 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
4 16 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (12.71%) Analytics
5 15 (12.71%) User Stories
6 13 (11.02%) TDD
7 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.32%) Project Management
8 10 (8.47%) BDD
8 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.63%) Microservices
9 9 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (6.78%) Acceptance Criteria
10 8 (6.78%) Change Management
10 8 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.78%) MVC
11 7 (5.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.98%) Java
2 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.34%) Python
4 19 (16.10%) SQL
5 13 (11.02%) C#
5 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.63%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.24%) R
8 2 (1.69%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.69%) PyPy
8 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.69%) XPath
9 1 (0.85%) ES6
9 1 (0.85%) Korn
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) Scala
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) AWS Certification
2 6 (5.08%) Degree
3 4 (3.39%) IIBA
4 2 (1.69%) CCNA
4 2 (1.69%) CCNP
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.69%) ISEB
4 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.69%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) QA
2 5 (4.24%) PMO
3 3 (2.54%) ISO 20022
3 3 (2.54%) PSD2
4 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (11.86%) Docker
2 2 (1.69%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) Ansible
2 12 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.47%) Terraform
4 7 (5.93%) PingFederate
5 4 (3.39%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.54%) Puppet
7 2 (1.69%) Mesos
7 2 (1.69%) WMI
8 1 (0.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.85%) Consul
8 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.85%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Atlassian
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle
3 6 (5.08%) Splunk
4 5 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.39%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.54%) Adobe
6 3 (2.54%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.69%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.69%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.69%) Cisco
7 2 (1.69%) Google
7 2 (1.69%) HP
7 2 (1.69%) New Relic
7 2 (1.69%) Qualys
7 2 (1.69%) Sonatype
7 2 (1.69%) Sybase
7 2 (1.69%) Symantec
7 2 (1.69%) VMware