Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 111 150
Rank change year-on-year +28 +39 +5
Contract jobs citing Confluence 28 132 109
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.55% 2.22% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.44% 13.52% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 103 89
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £407 £363 £367
90th Percentile £664 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £105.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +141.38% -
Central London median hourly rate - £105.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +167.52% -

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 225 976 1,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.46% 16.43% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 782 941
Median daily rate £475 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £305 £275
90th Percentile £625 £668 £675
Central London median daily rate £480 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -8.57% +5.00% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 32
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.00% +28.68%
10th Percentile £16.60 £17.53 £13.10
90th Percentile £35.20 £65.90 £32.93
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +12.04%

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 31 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 28 (100.00%) JIRA
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) Banking
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 8 (28.57%) Python
6 8 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (28.57%) DevOps
7 7 (25.00%) REST
7 7 (25.00%) GitHub
7 7 (25.00%) Atlassian
8 6 (21.43%) Subversion
8 6 (21.43%) Scrum
8 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) Ansible
8 6 (21.43%) Docker
9 5 (17.86%) Groovy
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) Hudson
9 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
9 5 (17.86%) FishEye
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft

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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) Tornado
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) GitHub
2 4 (14.29%) AWS
2 4 (14.29%) GCP
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.71%) NuGet
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 2 (7.14%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (3.57%) Azure
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.57%) IaaS
5 1 (3.57%) PaaS
5 1 (3.57%) SaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) Intranet
1 3 (10.71%) Kerberos
2 2 (7.14%) AMQP
2 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.14%) HBase
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) JIRA
2 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 8 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) Subversion
5 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
5 5 (17.86%) FishEye
5 5 (17.86%) Hudson
5 5 (17.86%) JUnit
6 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 3 (10.71%) GitLab
7 3 (10.71%) Maven
7 3 (10.71%) Mockito
7 3 (10.71%) ProC
7 3 (10.71%) SonarQube
7 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
8 2 (7.14%) jMock
8 2 (7.14%) Liquibase
8 2 (7.14%) VisualSVN
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Front Office
3 3 (10.71%) International Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Android Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.14%) React Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Coach
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) REST
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) Kafka
5 3 (10.71%) Anaconda
5 3 (10.71%) Flask
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 3 (10.71%) JSON
5 3 (10.71%) PySpark
5 3 (10.71%) Spring
5 3 (10.71%) Twisted
5 3 (10.71%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) Dagger
6 2 (7.14%) Material Design
6 2 (7.14%) Retrofit
6 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
1 3 (10.71%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) BDD
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Microservices
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Economics
5 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.71%) Requirements Gathering
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Blue-Green Deployment
6 2 (7.14%) Chaos Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) Groovy
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Scala
6 2 (7.14%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) Kotlin
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) Java 8
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 20022
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.71%) Terraform
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) Control-M
4 1 (3.57%) Icinga
4 1 (3.57%) Netcool
4 1 (3.57%) Packer
4 1 (3.57%) QRadar
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Sybase
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 3 (10.71%) Cloudera
4 3 (10.71%) Google
4 3 (10.71%) Hortonworks
5 2 (7.14%) Micro Focus
5 2 (7.14%) Murex
5 2 (7.14%) RedGate
6 1 (3.57%) BMC
6 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (3.57%) CyberArk
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec