Period
to 21 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 April 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 100 119
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 +29
Contract jobs citing Confluence 514 586 967
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.32% 2.52% 2.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.42% 16.65% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 375 636
10th Percentile £350 £350 £355
25th Percentile £403 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £513 £538
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% -4.65% +2.38%
75th Percentile £575 £600 £600
90th Percentile £659 £680 £675
England median daily rate £475 £488 £500
% change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
10th Percentile " " £15.20
25th Percentile £76.25 £12.13 £18.88
Median hourly rate £77.50 £12.25 £26.00
Median % change year-on-year +532.65% -52.88% -
75th Percentile £78.75 £12.38 £43.50
90th Percentile " " £53.40
England median hourly rate £52.50 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -13.64%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,130 3,520 6,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.13% 15.14% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,255 2,432 4,741
10th Percentile £325 £305 £313
25th Percentile £413 £408 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £613 £600 £600
90th Percentile £688 £688 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 39
10th Percentile £17.20 £15.10 £16.07
25th Percentile £21.25 £18.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £24.11
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% +3.69% +17.61%
75th Percentile £57.50 £33.20 £38.13
90th Percentile £70.88 £59.00 £49.76
England median hourly rate £25.00 £19.90 £18.00
% change year-on-year +25.63% +10.56% -3.36%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Confluence in London.

Daily rate trend for Confluence in London

Confluence
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Confluence in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Confluence in London.

Hourly rate trend for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 21 April 2021. 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
South London +12 26 £575 +4.55% 2
Central London -41 25 £476 -10.40% 29
West London +21 5 £533 +23.84% 6
East London +24 2 £478 +5.64% 6
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 475 (92.41%) JIRA
2 340 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (29.18%) DevOps
4 146 (28.40%) Finance
5 136 (26.46%) Jenkins
6 135 (26.26%) Scrum
7 128 (24.90%) Java
8 125 (24.32%) Python
9 118 (22.96%) AWS
10 105 (20.43%) Git (software)
11 98 (19.07%) Banking
12 83 (16.15%) Azure
13 81 (15.76%) Linux
14 78 (15.18%) Security Cleared
15 74 (14.40%) Test Automation
16 72 (14.01%) SQL
17 71 (13.81%) Atlassian
18 65 (12.65%) Project Management
18 65 (12.65%) Microservices
19 63 (12.26%) Docker
19 63 (12.26%) SC Cleared
19 63 (12.26%) GitHub
20 59 (11.48%) BDD
20 59 (11.48%) JavaScript
21 58 (11.28%) SDLC
22 57 (11.09%) REST
22 57 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
23 54 (10.51%) GCP
23 54 (10.51%) SharePoint
23 54 (10.51%) Continuous Integration

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 54 (10.51%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.89%) Apache Spark
3 19 (3.70%) SAS
4 17 (3.31%) Red Hat Fuse
5 16 (3.11%) JBoss
6 12 (2.33%) CMS
7 11 (2.14%) Mule
8 9 (1.75%) Apache
9 7 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.17%) Headless CMS
10 6 (1.17%) nginx
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.97%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.78%) IIS
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 41 (7.98%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.36%) Figma
6 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.19%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.19%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.19%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (0.58%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 118 (22.96%) AWS
2 83 (16.15%) Azure
3 63 (12.26%) GitHub
4 54 (10.51%) GCP
5 29 (5.64%) Amazon S3
6 27 (5.25%) Slack
7 21 (4.09%) Serverless
8 19 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (3.70%) OpenShift
9 18 (3.50%) Amazon EMR
10 17 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (3.31%) IaaS
11 16 (3.11%) Amazon Glacier
12 15 (2.92%) SaaS
13 12 (2.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 10 (1.95%) PaaS
14 10 (1.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (1.75%) Google Docs
16 8 (1.56%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.11%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.72%) HTTPS
3 12 (2.33%) HTTP
3 12 (2.33%) VPN
4 11 (2.14%) DNS
5 9 (1.75%) Firewall
5 9 (1.75%) OSPF
5 9 (1.75%) SSL
6 8 (1.56%) SAN
7 7 (1.36%) BGP
7 7 (1.36%) DWDM
7 7 (1.36%) EIGRP
7 7 (1.36%) HSRP
7 7 (1.36%) Kerberos
7 7 (1.36%) MPLS
7 7 (1.36%) NAS
7 7 (1.36%) RIP
8 6 (1.17%) Network Security
8 6 (1.17%) Unified Communications
9 5 (0.97%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.23%) MongoDB
1 32 (6.23%) NoSQL
2 26 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (4.86%) Tableau
4 23 (4.47%) Hadoop
5 22 (4.28%) Amazon Redshift
6 18 (3.50%) Big Data
6 18 (3.50%) MySQL
7 17 (3.31%) Amazon Athena
7 17 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
7 17 (3.31%) Qlik Sense
8 16 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.72%) Data Lake
10 13 (2.53%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.14%) Looker
12 10 (1.95%) HBase
13 9 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.56%) QlikView
15 6 (1.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 475 (92.41%) JIRA
2 136 (26.46%) Jenkins
3 105 (20.43%) Git (software)
4 41 (7.98%) Bitbucket
5 38 (7.39%) JUnit
6 37 (7.20%) Maven
7 35 (6.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (6.23%) Cucumber
9 30 (5.84%) Selenium
10 23 (4.47%) GitLab
11 22 (4.28%) SonarQube
12 18 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
12 18 (3.50%) TeamCity
13 17 (3.31%) Subversion
14 15 (2.92%) Hudson
15 13 (2.53%) FishEye
15 13 (2.53%) Mockito
16 12 (2.33%) JMeter
17 11 (2.14%) jMock
18 9 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 146 (28.40%) Finance
2 98 (19.07%) Banking
3 40 (7.78%) Public Sector
4 23 (4.47%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.53%) Legal
6 10 (1.95%) Marketing
6 10 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.75%) Retail
8 8 (1.56%) Games
9 6 (1.17%) Front Office
10 5 (0.97%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.58%) Advertising
12 3 (0.58%) Billing
12 3 (0.58%) International Banking
12 3 (0.58%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.58%) Publishing
13 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 114 (22.18%) Developer
2 96 (18.68%) Analyst
3 51 (9.92%) Business Analyst
4 33 (6.42%) Java Developer
5 32 (6.23%) Architect
6 29 (5.64%) Data Engineer
7 28 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 25 (4.86%) AWS Engineer
9 24 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.70%) Scrum Master
11 18 (3.50%) Data Analyst
12 17 (3.31%) Python Engineer
12 17 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
13 16 (3.11%) Consultant
13 16 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.11%) Test Analyst
14 15 (2.92%) Integration Developer
15 14 (2.72%) Test Engineer
16 13 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
16 13 (2.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (11.09%) REST
2 44 (8.56%) XML
3 43 (8.37%) JSON
4 42 (8.17%) Web Services
5 35 (6.81%) Node.js
6 34 (6.61%) React
6 34 (6.61%) Spring
7 33 (6.42%) HTML
8 25 (4.86%) Kafka
9 24 (4.67%) .NET
9 24 (4.67%) CSS
10 23 (4.47%) Middleware
11 21 (4.09%) Hibernate
12 19 (3.70%) SOAP
13 18 (3.50%) Apache Camel
14 17 (3.31%) AngularJS
14 17 (3.31%) RESTful
15 15 (2.92%) Spring Boot
16 14 (2.72%) Express
16 14 (2.72%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.78%) User Experience
3 29 (5.64%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.89%) Cloud Native
5 15 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.33%) Fixed Income
6 12 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.75%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (1.56%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.17%) Derivative
10 6 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.17%) Wiki
11 5 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.97%) Media Streaming
11 5 (0.97%) Replication
11 5 (0.97%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (15.76%) Linux
2 29 (5.64%) Unix
3 27 (5.25%) Windows
4 21 (4.09%) Android
5 13 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.14%) CentOS
7 8 (1.56%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.36%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.39%) MVS
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
10 2 (0.39%) SUSE
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (29.18%) DevOps
3 135 (26.26%) Scrum
4 74 (14.40%) Test Automation
5 65 (12.65%) Microservices
5 65 (12.65%) Project Management
6 59 (11.48%) BDD
7 58 (11.28%) SDLC
8 57 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
9 54 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (10.31%) TDD
11 50 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 48 (9.34%) Kanban
13 44 (8.56%) Waterfall
14 43 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 43 (8.37%) User Stories
15 41 (7.98%) Change Management
16 36 (7.00%) Business Analysis
17 33 (6.42%) Analytics
18 31 (6.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 128 (24.90%) Java
2 125 (24.32%) Python
3 72 (14.01%) SQL
4 59 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.84%) PowerShell
6 27 (5.25%) Bash Shell
7 21 (4.09%) C#
8 17 (3.31%) TypeScript
9 16 (3.11%) Scala
10 15 (2.92%) Java 8
10 15 (2.92%) Kotlin
10 15 (2.92%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.72%) C
11 14 (2.72%) Perl
12 13 (2.53%) C++
13 12 (2.33%) R
14 10 (1.95%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.75%) Go
15 9 (1.75%) Groovy
16 8 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (15.18%) Security Cleared
2 63 (12.26%) SC Cleared
3 37 (7.20%) Degree
4 21 (4.09%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.75%) PMP
6 7 (1.36%) CCNP
6 7 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.36%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.58%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.58%) ISEB
9 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.19%) ACCA
11 1 (0.19%) CISM
11 1 (0.19%) MBA
11 1 (0.19%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.95%) QA
2 11 (2.14%) SLA
3 9 (1.75%) PMO
4 8 (1.56%) GDPR
5 6 (1.17%) MiFID
6 5 (0.97%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.58%) EMIR
9 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.19%) IFRS
9 1 (0.19%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.19%) NCSC
9 1 (0.19%) NIST
9 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 63 (12.26%) Docker
2 14 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.75%) HDFS
5 6 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.39%) NFS
7 2 (0.39%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.19%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 46 (8.95%) Ansible
2 45 (8.75%) Kubernetes
3 43 (8.37%) Terraform
4 28 (5.45%) Puppet
5 24 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.53%) Grafana
6 13 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (2.14%) Prometheus
8 9 (1.75%) Control-M
9 7 (1.36%) HP NNM
9 7 (1.36%) Kibana
10 6 (1.17%) Packer
10 6 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.97%) QRadar
11 5 (0.97%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.78%) Icinga
12 4 (0.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 71 (13.81%) Atlassian
2 48 (9.34%) Microsoft
3 37 (7.20%) Oracle
4 30 (5.84%) Google
5 22 (4.28%) Splunk
6 17 (3.31%) HP
6 17 (3.31%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.92%) VMware
8 13 (2.53%) Cisco
8 13 (2.53%) Sybase
9 12 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
10 11 (2.14%) Murex
10 11 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.95%) IBM
11 10 (1.95%) Informatica
12 9 (1.75%) Adobe
13 8 (1.56%) F5
13 8 (1.56%) Juniper
13 8 (1.56%) Qualys
13 8 (1.56%) ServiceNow