Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 75 87
Rank change year-on-year -46 +12 +58
Contract jobs citing Confluence 31 76 178
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.05% 2.66% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.58% 19.59% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 57 129
10th Percentile £395 £409 £363
25th Percentile £425 £431 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £550 £538
Median % change year-on-year -11.00% +2.33% +6.12%
75th Percentile £623 £600 £600
90th Percentile £628 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 409 388 1,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.83% 13.57% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 273 880
10th Percentile £309 £335 £313
25th Percentile £438 £413 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £619 £600 £588
90th Percentile £679 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
10th Percentile " £17.85 £12.48
25th Percentile £31.00 £22.13 £18.63
Median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.00% +28.21% -2.50%
75th Percentile £33.00 £33.50 £33.75
90th Percentile " £47.90 £42.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +28.21% -2.50%

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 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 31 (100.00%) JIRA
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
5 11 (35.48%) Python
6 9 (29.03%) GitHub
7 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
7 8 (25.81%) GCP
7 8 (25.81%) BDD
7 8 (25.81%) Java
8 7 (22.58%) Atlassian
8 7 (22.58%) Microservices
8 7 (22.58%) Docker
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) QA
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Banking
10 5 (16.13%) Subversion
10 5 (16.13%) Spring
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
10 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
10 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 5 (16.13%) Azure
10 5 (16.13%) AWS
10 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
10 5 (16.13%) Ansible
10 5 (16.13%) User Stories
10 5 (16.13%) REST

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 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) InVision
3 1 (3.23%) Marvel
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) GitHub
2 8 (25.81%) GCP
3 5 (16.13%) AWS
3 5 (16.13%) Azure
3 5 (16.13%) Slack
4 4 (12.90%) IaaS
5 3 (9.68%) Miro
6 2 (6.45%) PaaS
6 2 (6.45%) SaaS
6 2 (6.45%) Serverless
7 1 (3.23%) Akamai
7 1 (3.23%) npm
7 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
7 1 (3.23%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Kerberos
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.13%) Subversion
5 4 (12.90%) Maven
5 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.68%) JUnit
6 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.45%) CircleCI
7 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) GitLab
7 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
8 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.23%) FishEye
8 1 (3.23%) Hudson
8 1 (3.23%) Postman
8 1 (3.23%) REST Assured
8 1 (3.23%) Selenium
8 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Social Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) International Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Data Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Java Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Product Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Integration Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) REST
1 5 (16.13%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) LDAP
2 4 (12.90%) Node.js
3 3 (9.68%) Gherkin
3 3 (9.68%) Kafka
3 3 (9.68%) OAuth
3 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
4 2 (6.45%) Apache NiFi
4 2 (6.45%) Flask
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
4 2 (6.45%) JWT
4 2 (6.45%) OpenID
4 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (6.45%) SQLAlchemy
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) DevOps
4 7 (22.58%) Microservices
5 5 (16.13%) User Stories
5 5 (16.13%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Storage Management
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.68%) System Testing
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Go
6 1 (3.23%) Java 8
6 1 (3.23%) JSX
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CISM
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) NFS
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas File System
3 2 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 4 (12.90%) Control-M
2 4 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.90%) QRadar
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Netcool
3 3 (9.68%) Terraform
4 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (3.23%) Grafana
5 1 (3.23%) Icinga
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) Prometheus
5 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Atlassian
2 5 (16.13%) Splunk
3 4 (12.90%) BMC
3 4 (12.90%) CyberArk
3 4 (12.90%) EMC
3 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 4 (12.90%) Qualys
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
5 2 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) Altiris
6 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.23%) Serena
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow