Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 127 167
Rank change year-on-year +32 +40 +3
Contract jobs citing Confluence 114 134 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 1.97% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.47% 10.73% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 99 60
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +12.82% -2.06%
10th Percentile £350 £345 £358
90th Percentile £645 £650 £591
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £498
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.55% +2.05%
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 737 1,249 1,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.83% 18.36% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 943 821
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £280
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £498
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.53% +9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 8
City of London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.25 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.48% +7.84% -6.05%
10th Percentile £19.60 £13.00 £10.88
90th Percentile £35.55 £25.50 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £18.70
% change year-on-year +29.87% +2.94% -0.13%

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 17 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 111 (97.37%) JIRA
2 72 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.82%) DevOps
4 28 (24.56%) SQL
4 28 (24.56%) Scrum
5 26 (22.81%) Web Services
6 25 (21.93%) Finance
6 25 (21.93%) Git (software)
6 25 (21.93%) Jenkins
7 24 (21.05%) AWS
7 24 (21.05%) Java
8 23 (20.18%) Atlassian
9 19 (16.67%) Linux
9 19 (16.67%) Banking
9 19 (16.67%) Docker
10 18 (15.79%) Azure
10 18 (15.79%) GitHub
11 17 (14.91%) QA
11 17 (14.91%) Public Sector
12 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
12 16 (14.04%) TDD
12 16 (14.04%) Test Automation
12 16 (14.04%) RESTful
13 15 (13.16%) Ansible
13 15 (13.16%) Terraform
13 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (12.28%) Kubernetes
15 13 (11.40%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (11.40%) CSS
15 13 (11.40%) JavaScript

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 4 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.75%) Camunda
3 2 (1.75%) JBoss
3 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.88%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.51%) Sketch
3 4 (3.51%) Zeplin
4 3 (2.63%) InVision
4 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.05%) AWS
2 18 (15.79%) Azure
2 18 (15.79%) GitHub
3 13 (11.40%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (9.65%) Serverless
5 10 (8.77%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (7.02%) Amazon S3
7 7 (6.14%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (6.14%) Route 53
8 6 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (5.26%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 6 (5.26%) AWS CodePipeline
8 6 (5.26%) PaaS
9 5 (4.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (4.39%) GCP
10 4 (3.51%) Amazon Glacier
10 4 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (2.63%) BlazeMeter
11 3 (2.63%) CloudFront
11 3 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) DHCP
1 2 (1.75%) DNS
1 2 (1.75%) Firewall
1 2 (1.75%) VoIP
1 2 (1.75%) X.509
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.88%) LAN
2 1 (0.88%) SAN
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) VPN
2 1 (0.88%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) MySQL
2 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.39%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (4.39%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.63%) Redis
7 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.75%) HBase
8 1 (0.88%) Big Data
8 1 (0.88%) DB2
8 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 111 (97.37%) JIRA
2 25 (21.93%) Git (software)
2 25 (21.93%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.02%) Selenium
4 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.26%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.39%) Postman
7 4 (3.51%) Axure RP
7 4 (3.51%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.51%) Cypress.io
7 4 (3.51%) JMeter
8 3 (2.63%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.63%) Gradle
8 3 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
8 3 (2.63%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.63%) REST Assured
8 3 (2.63%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.75%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (21.93%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Banking
3 17 (14.91%) Public Sector
4 11 (9.65%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.02%) Front Office
6 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.51%) Marketing
7 4 (3.51%) Retail
8 3 (2.63%) Back Office
8 3 (2.63%) Electronics
8 3 (2.63%) Fire and Rescue
8 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.88%) Advertising
9 1 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Developer
2 18 (15.79%) Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Azure Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Tester
6 6 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.39%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.39%) React Developer
7 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Business Process Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Designer
8 4 (3.51%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.51%) Process Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.81%) Web Services
2 16 (14.04%) RESTful
3 13 (11.40%) CSS
4 9 (7.89%) .NET
4 9 (7.89%) HTML
4 9 (7.89%) React
5 7 (6.14%) HTML5
5 7 (6.14%) Jest
5 7 (6.14%) Redux
5 7 (6.14%) Spring
6 6 (5.26%) Spring Boot
7 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.39%) Express
7 5 (4.39%) Gherkin
7 5 (4.39%) JPA
7 5 (4.39%) JSON
7 5 (4.39%) Node.js
7 5 (4.39%) OAuth
7 5 (4.39%) OAuth2
8 4 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) User Experience
2 8 (7.02%) Derivative
2 8 (7.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) Equities
4 5 (4.39%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.39%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.63%) PKI
6 2 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.75%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.75%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
6 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.75%) Wiki
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) iSeries
7 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (6.14%) Unix
3 4 (3.51%) Debian
3 4 (3.51%) Windows
4 3 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.75%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.82%) DevOps
3 28 (24.56%) Scrum
4 16 (14.04%) TDD
4 16 (14.04%) Test Automation
5 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.53%) User Stories
8 11 (9.65%) Kanban
9 10 (8.77%) Defect Management
9 10 (8.77%) Infrastructure as Code
9 10 (8.77%) Microservices
10 9 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (7.89%) Fintech
10 9 (7.89%) SDLC
11 8 (7.02%) Pair Programming
11 8 (7.02%) Project Management
12 7 (6.14%) Performance Testing
12 7 (6.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.56%) SQL
2 24 (21.05%) Java
3 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.65%) Python
5 8 (7.02%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.14%) C#
7 6 (5.26%) Groovy
7 6 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.51%) Scala
9 3 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.75%) Go
10 2 (1.75%) Java 8
10 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.88%) RPG
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.75%) CISSP
5 2 (1.75%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.75%) OSCP
5 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.88%) CCA
6 1 (0.88%) HND
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.75%) GDPR
2 2 (1.75%) NIST
2 2 (1.75%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.88%) MiFID
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (16.67%) Docker
2 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) HDFS
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.88%) Varnish
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (13.16%) Ansible
1 15 (13.16%) Terraform
2 14 (12.28%) Kubernetes
3 10 (8.77%) Packer
4 5 (4.39%) Istio
5 4 (3.51%) Kibana
5 4 (3.51%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.63%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.75%) MIIS
7 2 (1.75%) Puppet
7 2 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.88%) Grafana
8 1 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Atlassian
2 10 (8.77%) Oracle
3 6 (5.26%) Google
3 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.51%) Adobe
5 3 (2.63%) Okta
5 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.63%) SAP
5 3 (2.63%) Sybase
5 3 (2.63%) Tealium
6 2 (1.75%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.75%) Splunk
7 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.88%) BEA
7 1 (0.88%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) webMethods