Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 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
England > London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 113 149
Rank change year-on-year +9 +36 +15
Contract jobs citing Confluence 469 964 876
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.51% 2.43% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.46% 15.18% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 644 565
Median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £377 £369 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £495 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -1.00% +2.56% +5.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £23.63 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.50% - -
England median hourly rate £24.10 £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -31.14% -36.36% +22.22%

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 2,850 6,351 7,824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.27% 15.98% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,871 4,391 5,578
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £455
% change year-on-year - +4.32% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 47 79
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.51 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +68.34% -8.22%
10th Percentile £17.25 £17.24 £13.25
90th Percentile £52.33 £54.50 £49.01
Median hourly rate £24.05 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.27% -6.25% +2.56%

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 4 June 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Confluence in London over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 4 June 2020. 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
Central London +19 98 £495 -7.26% 16
South London +27 49 £550 -3.08%
West London +25 6 £430 -18.10% 1
East London +5 3 £452 -13.90%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 445 (94.88%) JIRA
2 345 (73.56%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (39.23%) DevOps
4 154 (32.84%) Scrum
5 131 (27.93%) Security Cleared
6 119 (25.37%) Jenkins
7 116 (24.73%) Git (software)
8 113 (24.09%) Java
9 111 (23.67%) AWS
10 99 (21.11%) Finance
10 99 (21.11%) SC Cleared
11 95 (20.26%) Docker
12 93 (19.83%) SQL
13 88 (18.76%) Linux
14 81 (17.27%) TDD
15 80 (17.06%) Atlassian
16 79 (16.84%) Kubernetes
17 76 (16.20%) Terraform
18 72 (15.35%) Test Automation
19 70 (14.93%) Azure
20 69 (14.71%) Kanban
21 64 (13.65%) REST
22 62 (13.22%) Python
22 62 (13.22%) Public Sector
23 61 (13.01%) Ansible
24 59 (12.58%) Microservices
24 59 (12.58%) Oracle
25 57 (12.15%) BDD
26 55 (11.73%) JSON
27 54 (11.51%) 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 39 (8.32%) WebLogic
2 32 (6.82%) Red Hat Fuse
3 20 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.84%) JBoss
5 17 (3.62%) MQSeries
6 15 (3.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (2.35%) nginx
8 10 (2.13%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.71%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.28%) IIS
11 5 (1.07%) CMS
11 5 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.85%) Apache
13 2 (0.43%) Mule
13 2 (0.43%) SAS
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.43%) Tornado
14 1 (0.21%) Luigi
14 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (5.54%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.49%) Sketch
4 6 (1.28%) Zeplin
5 5 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.64%) InVision
7 3 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Blender
9 1 (0.21%) MODO
Business Applications
1 11 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.28%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (1.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) Maximo
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 111 (23.67%) AWS
2 70 (14.93%) Azure
3 46 (9.81%) GitHub
4 40 (8.53%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (6.61%) Slack
6 24 (5.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (4.90%) Amazon S3
8 20 (4.26%) Serverless
9 17 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
10 14 (2.99%) GCP
10 14 (2.99%) OpenShift
11 11 (2.35%) SaaS
11 11 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (2.13%) Sauce Labs
13 9 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (1.92%) PaaS
14 8 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (1.71%) BlazeMeter
15 7 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.62%) Firewall
2 14 (2.99%) HTTP
2 14 (2.99%) Network Security
3 13 (2.77%) IPv4
4 12 (2.56%) BGP
4 12 (2.56%) HSRP
4 12 (2.56%) MPLS
4 12 (2.56%) RSVP
4 12 (2.56%) SNMP
4 12 (2.56%) VPLS
4 12 (2.56%) VRRP
5 11 (2.35%) Broadband
6 10 (2.13%) BIG-IP
7 9 (1.92%) DNS
7 9 (1.92%) Internet
8 8 (1.71%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.07%) SSL
10 4 (0.85%) Intranet
10 4 (0.85%) X.509
11 3 (0.64%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.69%) Big Data
5 21 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 20 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 17 (3.62%) MySQL
8 16 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (2.99%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 9 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (1.92%) Looker
12 9 (1.92%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
14 7 (1.49%) Amazon Athena
14 7 (1.49%) Pentaho
15 6 (1.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 445 (94.88%) JIRA
2 119 (25.37%) Jenkins
3 116 (24.73%) Git (software)
4 45 (9.59%) Selenium
5 42 (8.96%) Bitbucket
6 34 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 34 (7.25%) Cucumber
7 30 (6.40%) Sonatype Nexus
8 24 (5.12%) SonarQube
9 23 (4.90%) SpecFlow
10 22 (4.69%) Postman
11 19 (4.05%) JMeter
12 17 (3.62%) GitLab
13 13 (2.77%) Zephyr
14 12 (2.56%) LoadRunner
14 12 (2.56%) WebDriver
15 10 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (2.13%) Xcode
16 9 (1.92%) CocoaPods
16 9 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 99 (21.11%) Finance
2 62 (13.22%) Public Sector
3 36 (7.68%) Banking
4 14 (2.99%) Retail
5 11 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.13%) Marketing
7 9 (1.92%) Front Office
8 7 (1.49%) Law
9 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.07%) Advertising
10 5 (1.07%) Legal
10 5 (1.07%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.85%) Billing
11 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.85%) Games
12 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.64%) Police
12 3 (0.64%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 95 (20.26%) Developer
2 58 (12.37%) Analyst
3 55 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (9.17%) Architect
5 32 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.12%) Java Developer
7 19 (4.05%) Consultant
8 18 (3.84%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (3.41%) Test Analyst
9 16 (3.41%) Tester
10 15 (3.20%) DBA
11 14 (2.99%) Oracle DBA
11 14 (2.99%) Platform Engineer
11 14 (2.99%) Technical Architect
12 13 (2.77%) AWS Developer
12 13 (2.77%) Network Engineer
13 12 (2.56%) Applications Architect
14 11 (2.35%) .NET Developer
14 11 (2.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 11 (2.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (13.65%) REST
2 55 (11.73%) JSON
3 51 (10.87%) Web Services
4 40 (8.53%) XML
5 35 (7.46%) .NET
6 33 (7.04%) RESTful
7 25 (5.33%) Node.js
8 24 (5.12%) Hibernate
9 23 (4.90%) Spring Boot
10 22 (4.69%) Spring
11 20 (4.26%) Apache Camel
11 20 (4.26%) Gherkin
12 19 (4.05%) CSS
12 19 (4.05%) Kafka
12 19 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (3.84%) HTML
13 18 (3.84%) React
14 17 (3.62%) ActiveMQ
15 16 (3.41%) MSMQ
16 14 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.81%) User Experience
2 20 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.20%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.71%) PKI
6 8 (1.71%) Replication
6 8 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.28%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.28%) Wiki
9 5 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.07%) NHS
9 5 (1.07%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.07%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.07%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.85%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 88 (18.76%) Linux
2 31 (6.61%) Unix
3 26 (5.54%) Windows
4 17 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.41%) Android
5 16 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.28%) Solaris
7 6 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.64%) CentOS
9 2 (0.43%) SUSE
9 2 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.21%) Debian
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (73.56%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (39.23%) DevOps
3 154 (32.84%) Scrum
4 81 (17.27%) TDD
5 72 (15.35%) Test Automation
6 69 (14.71%) Kanban
7 59 (12.58%) Microservices
8 57 (12.15%) BDD
9 54 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (10.02%) Waterfall
11 42 (8.96%) Project Management
12 41 (8.74%) Infrastructure as Code
12 41 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
13 38 (8.10%) Data Modelling
13 38 (8.10%) User Stories
14 37 (7.89%) Change Management
15 36 (7.68%) SDLC
16 34 (7.25%) Analytics
17 31 (6.61%) Migration
18 30 (6.40%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 113 (24.09%) Java
2 93 (19.83%) SQL
3 62 (13.22%) Python
4 43 (9.17%) C#
5 33 (7.04%) JavaScript
6 25 (5.33%) PL/SQL
7 21 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 20 (4.26%) Groovy
9 19 (4.05%) T-SQL
10 16 (3.41%) Scala
11 14 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.35%) Java 8
13 10 (2.13%) Apple Swift
13 10 (2.13%) Ruby
13 10 (2.13%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.28%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.28%) Kotlin
14 6 (1.28%) Perl
15 5 (1.07%) C++
15 5 (1.07%) Go
Qualifications
1 131 (27.93%) Security Cleared
2 99 (21.11%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.69%) Degree
4 17 (3.62%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.77%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.92%) CCIE
6 9 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.92%) ISEB
7 8 (1.71%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.71%) CCIE Service Provider
8 4 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.85%) PMP
9 3 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.43%) CCNP
10 2 (0.43%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.43%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.66%) QA
2 11 (2.35%) PMO
2 11 (2.35%) SLA
3 8 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.64%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (0.64%) MiFID
4 3 (0.64%) NCSC
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 95 (20.26%) Docker
2 20 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.21%) HDFS
5 1 (0.21%) iptables
5 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 79 (16.84%) Kubernetes
2 76 (16.20%) Terraform
3 61 (13.01%) Ansible
4 30 (6.40%) Packer
5 19 (4.05%) Istio
6 17 (3.62%) Puppet
7 16 (3.41%) Consul
8 9 (1.92%) Data Guard
9 8 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.85%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.43%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.43%) Marathon
12 2 (0.43%) Mesos
13 1 (0.21%) Grafana
13 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.21%) Rancher
Vendors
1 80 (17.06%) Atlassian
2 59 (12.58%) Oracle
3 38 (8.10%) Microsoft
4 35 (7.46%) Red Hat
5 21 (4.48%) Splunk
5 21 (4.48%) Sybase
6 17 (3.62%) MuleSoft
7 16 (3.41%) Axway
8 14 (2.99%) SAP
9 13 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.56%) Cisco
11 11 (2.35%) Google
11 11 (2.35%) Tableau
12 10 (2.13%) Huawei
12 10 (2.13%) Nokia
13 9 (1.92%) AppDynamics
14 8 (1.71%) HP
14 8 (1.71%) hybris
15 7 (1.49%) Informatica
15 7 (1.49%) Talend