Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 142 249
Rank change year-on-year +21 +107 +145
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1016 845 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.16% 1.87% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.64% 9.46% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 464 268
London median daily rate £513 £495 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.54% +16.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £343 £313
90th Percentile £631 £625 £625
England median daily rate £500 £470 £428
% change year-on-year +6.38% +9.94% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £60.00
England median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% -25.00% +41.18%

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 8040 8929 8479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.07% 19.80% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5738 6160 5745
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 108 116
London median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.61% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £44.50
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily 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 24 November 2017. 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 +16 153 £531 +10.10% 3
Central London +22 115 £500 +5.88% 9
West London -24 33 £525 +10.53% 6
East London -1 18 £508 +35.33% 3
North London -9 2 £300 -30.23%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 970 (95.47%) JIRA
2 685 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
3 490 (48.23%) Java
4 364 (35.83%) Git (software)
5 341 (33.56%) Jenkins
6 322 (31.69%) Scrum
7 308 (30.31%) Docker
7 308 (30.31%) DevOps
8 296 (29.13%) TDD
9 268 (26.38%) Microservices
10 264 (25.98%) BDD
11 241 (23.72%) REST
12 239 (23.52%) Linux
13 220 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
14 215 (21.16%) Security Cleared
14 215 (21.16%) Test Automation
15 214 (21.06%) Amazon AWS
16 204 (20.08%) Finance
17 201 (19.78%) Atlassian
18 197 (19.39%) Spring
19 178 (17.52%) Ansible
20 171 (16.83%) Python
21 170 (16.73%) SC Cleared
22 166 (16.34%) Hadoop
22 166 (16.34%) RESTful
22 166 (16.34%) Cucumber
23 160 (15.75%) SQL
24 157 (15.45%) Banking
25 152 (14.96%) Kubernetes
26 145 (14.27%) HTML

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 55 (5.41%) Apache Solr
2 52 (5.12%) WildFly
3 48 (4.72%) Apache
3 48 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 44 (4.33%) Apache Spark
5 41 (4.04%) OpenStack
6 32 (3.15%) CMS
7 30 (2.95%) Tomcat
8 22 (2.17%) JBoss
9 19 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 17 (1.67%) nginx
11 17 (1.67%) SharePoint
12 14 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 13 (1.28%) Drupal
14 12 (1.18%) Mule
15 11 (1.08%) IIS
16 7 (0.69%) SAS
16 7 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
17 6 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (2.36%) MS Visio
2 22 (2.17%) HipChat
3 21 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 19 (1.87%) Photoshop
5 12 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.30%) InVision
8 3 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) InDesign
10 1 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.098%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.098%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 25 (2.46%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.20%) Lawson
4 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.098%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 214 (21.06%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (13.98%) GitHub
3 80 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (3.74%) Amazon S3
6 30 (2.95%) Slack
6 30 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 28 (2.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 26 (2.56%) Trello
9 22 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 21 (2.07%) Serverless
11 20 (1.97%) npm
12 19 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (1.77%) Route 53
14 17 (1.67%) CloudFront
14 17 (1.67%) IaaS
15 16 (1.57%) OpenShift
16 15 (1.48%) PaaS
17 14 (1.38%) SaaS
18 12 (1.18%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.72%) Kerberos
2 34 (3.35%) HTTP
3 25 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.07%) LDAP
5 18 (1.77%) SSL
6 15 (1.48%) DNS
7 13 (1.28%) Firewall
8 11 (1.08%) SMS
9 9 (0.89%) OpenLDAP
9 9 (0.89%) OpenVPN
9 9 (0.89%) SSH
10 8 (0.79%) Network Security
11 7 (0.69%) LAN
12 6 (0.59%) DSL
13 5 (0.49%) DHCP
13 5 (0.49%) WAN
14 4 (0.39%) VPN
15 3 (0.30%) AMQP
15 3 (0.30%) DVB
15 3 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (16.34%) Hadoop
2 140 (13.78%) PostgreSQL
3 112 (11.02%) HBase
4 105 (10.33%) Big Data
5 82 (8.07%) Relational Database
6 76 (7.48%) SQL Server
7 72 (7.09%) NoSQL
8 71 (6.99%) MongoDB
9 69 (6.79%) RDBMS
10 54 (5.31%) MySQL
11 35 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (2.85%) Oracle Database
13 26 (2.56%) Endeca
14 15 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
16 10 (0.98%) DB2
17 8 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.79%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 970 (95.47%) JIRA
2 364 (35.83%) Git (software)
3 341 (33.56%) Jenkins
4 166 (16.34%) Cucumber
5 125 (12.30%) JUnit
6 117 (11.52%) Maven
7 102 (10.04%) Selenium
8 100 (9.84%) Mockito
9 88 (8.66%) IntelliJ
10 83 (8.17%) SonarQube
11 82 (8.07%) Vagrant
12 79 (7.78%) TeamCity
13 74 (7.28%) Bitbucket
14 61 (6.00%) Liquibase
15 59 (5.81%) Sonatype Nexus
16 57 (5.61%) Checkstyle
17 53 (5.22%) GitLab
18 52 (5.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 41 (4.04%) Grunt
20 40 (3.94%) Gradle
General
1 204 (20.08%) Finance
2 157 (15.45%) Banking
3 30 (2.95%) Investment Banking
4 29 (2.85%) Marketing
5 26 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.87%) Retail Banking
7 18 (1.77%) Games
7 18 (1.77%) Retail
8 13 (1.28%) Back Office
9 11 (1.08%) Electronics
9 11 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.98%) Billing
11 8 (0.79%) Legal
12 7 (0.69%) Front Office
13 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.49%) Publishing
15 4 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.30%) Advertising
16 3 (0.30%) Digital Economy
16 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 364 (35.83%) Developer
2 181 (17.81%) Java Developer
3 143 (14.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 127 (12.50%) Analyst
5 65 (6.40%) Business Analyst
6 59 (5.81%) Senior Developer
7 52 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
8 51 (5.02%) Architect
8 51 (5.02%) AWS DevOps
9 50 (4.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 49 (4.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 35 (3.44%) Tester
12 32 (3.15%) Linux Engineer
13 31 (3.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 30 (2.95%) Project Manager
14 30 (2.95%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (2.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 29 (2.85%) Oracle Developer
15 29 (2.85%) Test Analyst
16 26 (2.56%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (23.72%) REST
2 197 (19.39%) Spring
3 166 (16.34%) RESTful
4 145 (14.27%) HTML
4 145 (14.27%) Web Services
5 116 (11.42%) Hibernate
6 109 (10.73%) CSS
7 108 (10.63%) Spring Boot
8 105 (10.33%) HTML5
9 99 (9.74%) Node.js
10 96 (9.45%) Apache Camel
11 92 (9.06%) Drools
12 91 (8.96%) AngularJS
13 84 (8.27%) Kafka
14 75 (7.38%) .NET
15 72 (7.09%) CSS3
16 70 (6.89%) JSON
17 66 (6.50%) XML
18 63 (6.20%) JAX-RS
19 62 (6.10%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.28%) Linux Command Line
2 65 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.02%) Algorithms
3 51 (5.02%) User Experience
4 39 (3.84%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.44%) iPad
7 32 (3.15%) Mobile App
8 28 (2.76%) Social Media
9 20 (1.97%) Wiki
10 16 (1.57%) Video on Demand
11 15 (1.48%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.48%) Mobile Banking
12 14 (1.38%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.38%) Public Cloud
13 13 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (1.28%) Online Banking
13 13 (1.28%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
15 11 (1.08%) STB
Operating Systems
1 239 (23.52%) Linux
2 143 (14.07%) Unix
3 66 (6.50%) Windows
4 56 (5.51%) VMS
5 44 (4.33%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.44%) Windows Server
7 29 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (2.76%) CentOS
9 27 (2.66%) Android
10 14 (1.38%) Solaris
11 11 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.20%) AIX
14 1 (0.098%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (31.69%) Scrum
3 308 (30.31%) DevOps
4 296 (29.13%) TDD
5 268 (26.38%) Microservices
6 264 (25.98%) BDD
7 220 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
8 215 (21.16%) Test Automation
9 129 (12.70%) OO
10 106 (10.43%) Kanban
11 98 (9.65%) Configuration Management
11 98 (9.65%) Open Source
12 96 (9.45%) User Stories
13 88 (8.66%) SOA
14 79 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 68 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 65 (6.40%) MVC
16 65 (6.40%) OOA/OOD
17 62 (6.10%) E-Commerce
18 59 (5.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 490 (48.23%) Java
2 171 (16.83%) Python
3 160 (15.75%) SQL
4 139 (13.68%) JavaScript
5 84 (8.27%) Bash Shell
6 52 (5.12%) C#
6 52 (5.12%) JPQL
7 47 (4.63%) Groovy
8 46 (4.53%) PowerShell
8 46 (4.53%) Ruby
9 33 (3.25%) Shell Script
10 29 (2.85%) PL/SQL
11 27 (2.66%) Objective-C
12 22 (2.17%) PHP
13 19 (1.87%) Apple Swift
14 17 (1.67%) Perl
15 16 (1.57%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.38%) Scala
17 13 (1.28%) C++
17 13 (1.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 215 (21.16%) Security Cleared
2 170 (16.73%) SC Cleared
3 56 (5.51%) Degree
4 30 (2.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (1.77%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.67%) ISEB
7 14 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (1.18%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.59%) IIBA
9 6 (0.59%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.59%) PMP
10 5 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.49%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.39%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.30%) CBAP
13 1 (0.098%) CAPM
13 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.59%) QA
2 12 (1.18%) PMO
3 8 (0.79%) GCP
4 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.39%) GDPR
5 3 (0.30%) MiFID
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) PSD2
6 2 (0.20%) WAI
7 1 (0.098%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.098%) EMIR
7 1 (0.098%) HL7
7 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 308 (30.31%) Docker
2 41 (4.04%) HDFS
3 31 (3.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 29 (2.85%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.18%) vCloud
6 9 (0.89%) Postfix
6 9 (0.89%) Squid
7 8 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (0.39%) Gluster
9 4 (0.39%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.30%) Cronacle
10 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 178 (17.52%) Ansible
2 152 (14.96%) Kubernetes
3 120 (11.81%) Terraform
4 110 (10.83%) Puppet
5 73 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (2.46%) Rancher
7 20 (1.97%) Kibana
8 17 (1.67%) ZABBIX
9 16 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (1.48%) Nagios
11 12 (1.18%) Ambari
12 11 (1.08%) Mesos
13 10 (0.98%) logstash
14 9 (0.89%) Icinga
15 8 (0.79%) Rsyslog
15 8 (0.79%) Sysdig
16 7 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
17 5 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
18 4 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 201 (19.78%) Atlassian
2 135 (13.29%) Oracle
3 58 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 38 (3.74%) Adobe
5 35 (3.44%) VMware
6 31 (3.05%) SAP
6 31 (3.05%) Splunk
7 29 (2.85%) Red Hat
8 28 (2.76%) ATG
8 28 (2.76%) Google
9 24 (2.36%) ServiceNow
10 23 (2.26%) IBM
11 20 (1.97%) AppDynamics
11 20 (1.97%) HP
12 19 (1.87%) Sybase
13 17 (1.67%) hybris
13 17 (1.67%) New Relic
14 15 (1.48%) Hortonworks
14 15 (1.48%) Sonatype
15 12 (1.18%) Cisco