Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 152 183
Rank change year-on-year +11 +31 +24
Contract jobs citing Confluence 112 100 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.59% 1.41% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.88% 9.67% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 74 43
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £350 £324 £328
90th Percentile £650 £576 £635
Central London median daily rate £544 £500 £472
% change year-on-year +8.75% +5.88% +11.12%
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 1,261 1,034 1,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.87% 14.58% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 809 918
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £271 £278 £306
90th Percentile £663 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £498 £450
% change year-on-year +0.50% +10.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 8 15
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.53% +5.67%
10th Percentile £13.20 £10.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.10 £27.50 £56.12
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £18.45
% change year-on-year +12.04% -3.25% +2.61%

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 20 November 2018.

Contractor 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 20 November 2018. 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 -
London Bridge - 1 £500 -
Confluence
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 109 (97.32%) JIRA
2 88 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (35.71%) Finance
4 35 (31.25%) Scrum
4 35 (31.25%) DevOps
5 34 (30.36%) Java
6 29 (25.89%) Test Automation
7 27 (24.11%) Git (software)
7 27 (24.11%) Unix
7 27 (24.11%) Linux
8 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 25 (22.32%) Banking
10 24 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 22 (19.64%) TDD
12 20 (17.86%) Atlassian
12 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
12 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (16.96%) SQL
13 19 (16.96%) Windows
14 18 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (15.18%) HTML
16 16 (14.29%) Python
16 16 (14.29%) BDD
16 16 (14.29%) SDLC
17 15 (13.39%) User Stories
17 15 (13.39%) GitHub
17 15 (13.39%) QA
17 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (12.50%) JSON
18 14 (12.50%) 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 7 (6.25%) Apache
2 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.79%) CMS
5 2 (1.79%) JBoss
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.79%) WordPress
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.89%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.89%) IIS
6 1 (0.89%) Mule
6 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.79%) InDesign
5 2 (1.79%) InVision
5 2 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.39%) GitHub
3 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.57%) PaaS
5 4 (3.57%) Trello
6 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.68%) Slack
7 2 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.79%) IaaS
7 2 (1.79%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) SaaS
7 2 (1.79%) Serverless
7 2 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Akamai
8 1 (0.89%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.89%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.89%) Office 365
8 1 (0.89%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) X.509
2 1 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) LAN
2 1 (0.89%) SMS
2 1 (0.89%) SSL
2 1 (0.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.36%) Apache Kudu
4 6 (5.36%) Impala
4 6 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (3.57%) Big Data
5 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.57%) Redis
6 3 (2.68%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
8 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.89%) Power BI
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 109 (97.32%) JIRA
2 27 (24.11%) Git (software)
3 24 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.61%) Cucumber
4 13 (11.61%) Selenium
5 8 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
5 8 (7.14%) Maven
5 8 (7.14%) Subversion
6 7 (6.25%) JUnit
7 6 (5.36%) FishEye
7 6 (5.36%) jMock
8 4 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.57%) JMeter
8 4 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.68%) Appium
9 3 (2.68%) Protractor
9 3 (2.68%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.68%) Xcode
General
1 40 (35.71%) Finance
2 25 (22.32%) Banking
3 11 (9.82%) Front Office
4 6 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.36%) Retail
5 5 (4.46%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.68%) Marketing
8 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.89%) Billing
9 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.32%) Analyst
2 18 (16.07%) Developer
3 13 (11.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 11 (9.82%) Architect
6 10 (8.93%) Salesforce Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Production Support Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Salesforce Support
7 8 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Apache Spark Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Designer
10 4 (3.57%) Digital Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Scrum Master
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.57%) SOA Architect
10 4 (3.57%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.68%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.18%) HTML
2 14 (12.50%) HTML5
2 14 (12.50%) JSON
2 14 (12.50%) Node.js
3 13 (11.61%) CSS
4 12 (10.71%) REST
5 11 (9.82%) Web Services
6 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
7 9 (8.04%) .NET
8 7 (6.25%) CSS3
8 7 (6.25%) RESTful
9 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.46%) Middleware
10 4 (3.57%) Chai
10 4 (3.57%) JSP
10 4 (3.57%) OAuth
10 4 (3.57%) OAuth2
10 4 (3.57%) OpenID
10 4 (3.57%) React
10 4 (3.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) User Experience
2 8 (7.14%) Fintech
2 8 (7.14%) iPad
3 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) PKI
4 3 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.68%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.79%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.79%) Derivative
5 2 (1.79%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.79%) iPhone
5 2 (1.79%) Life Science
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.89%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.11%) Linux
1 27 (24.11%) Unix
2 19 (16.96%) Windows
3 9 (8.04%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.68%) Android
6 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.25%) DevOps
2 35 (31.25%) Scrum
3 29 (25.89%) Test Automation
4 22 (19.64%) TDD
5 18 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.29%) BDD
6 16 (14.29%) SDLC
7 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.39%) User Stories
8 13 (11.61%) Kanban
8 13 (11.61%) Microservices
9 11 (9.82%) Change Control
9 11 (9.82%) CRM
9 11 (9.82%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.82%) OO
9 11 (9.82%) Workflow
10 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.36%) Java
2 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.96%) SQL
4 16 (14.29%) Python
5 10 (8.93%) C#
6 9 (8.04%) Java 8
7 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.46%) Ruby
9 4 (3.57%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.79%) Groovy
12 1 (0.89%) C++
12 1 (0.89%) ES6
12 1 (0.89%) Go
12 1 (0.89%) Perl
12 1 (0.89%) Scala
12 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.79%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.89%) RHCE
3 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) PMO
3 2 (1.79%) GDPR
4 1 (0.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.89%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (8.04%) Docker
2 6 (5.36%) HDFS
3 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Terraform
2 9 (8.04%) Ansible
2 9 (8.04%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.68%) HP ALM
3 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.79%) Grafana
4 2 (1.79%) Kibana
4 2 (1.79%) logstash
4 2 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (0.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.89%) collectd
5 1 (0.89%) Fluentd
5 1 (0.89%) Graphite
5 1 (0.89%) Mesos
5 1 (0.89%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Atlassian
2 11 (9.82%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (8.04%) Oracle
4 7 (6.25%) Google
4 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.36%) Sybase
6 3 (2.68%) Adobe
6 3 (2.68%) Perfecto Mobile
6 3 (2.68%) Splunk
7 2 (1.79%) Apple
7 2 (1.79%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.79%) FXall
7 2 (1.79%) IBM
7 2 (1.79%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.79%) Nintex
7 2 (1.79%) Okta
7 2 (1.79%) Pega
7 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.79%) Talend
8 1 (0.89%) hybris