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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / London
Rank 128 215 294
Rank change year-on-year +87 +79  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 381 251 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.98% 1.13% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 6.71% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 150 81
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% -16.66%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3669 3742 3750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.06% 16.90% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2550 2573 2473
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 96
Median hourly rate £22.34 £24.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +17.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £11.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.50 £50.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Confluence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Confluence in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 61 £475 -5.00% 12
Canary Wharf -1 6 £850 +114.64%
Croydon +6 4 - -
Docklands, London - 4 £550 -
Hammersmith -2 2 £518 +21.76% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £530 -
Moorgate - 1 £340 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 742 (96.24%) JIRA
2 460 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (34.37%) Java
4 259 (33.59%) Git (software)
5 255 (33.07%) DevOps
6 248 (32.17%) Atlassian
7 245 (31.78%) Jenkins
8 222 (28.79%) Scrum
9 207 (26.85%) Linux
10 189 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
11 170 (22.05%) Finance
12 145 (18.81%) JavaScript
13 135 (17.51%) Docker
14 133 (17.25%) Oracle
15 127 (16.47%) Banking
15 127 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
16 123 (15.95%) HTML
17 120 (15.56%) TDD
18 115 (14.92%) Sonatype Nexus
19 114 (14.79%) SQL
19 114 (14.79%) Security Cleared
20 110 (14.27%) Ansible
21 108 (14.01%) Continuous Delivery
22 107 (13.88%) Puppet
23 105 (13.62%) BDD
24 103 (13.36%) Python
25 102 (13.23%) Spring
26 100 (12.97%) CSS
27 99 (12.84%) SC Cleared
28 93 (12.06%) PostgreSQL

Confluence
Top Related 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 56 (7.26%) Apache
2 44 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 40 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 32 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (4.02%) WebSphere
6 29 (3.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 26 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
8 25 (3.24%) OpenStack
9 24 (3.11%) nginx
10 17 (2.20%) CMS
10 17 (2.20%) IIS
10 17 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 16 (2.08%) JBoss
12 13 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 13 (1.69%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (1.30%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.91%) Anypoint
15 7 (0.91%) Mule
15 7 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (4.93%) HipChat
2 35 (4.54%) MS Excel
3 31 (4.02%) MS Visio
4 25 (3.24%) MS Project
5 22 (2.85%) MS Office
6 19 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.52%) Gliffy
8 3 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.95%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.13%) RMDS
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 127 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (10.25%) GitHub
3 63 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (4.15%) PaaS
5 21 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 19 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 17 (2.20%) IaaS
8 17 (2.20%) Slack
9 9 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (1.04%) G Suite
10 8 (1.04%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.91%) Basecamp
11 7 (0.91%) CloudBees
12 6 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.78%) Bluemix
12 6 (0.78%) Force.com
12 6 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.93%) DNS
2 36 (4.67%) VPN
3 32 (4.15%) LDAP
4 26 (3.37%) HTTP
5 25 (3.24%) OpenVPN
6 23 (2.98%) OpenLDAP
6 23 (2.98%) SSH
7 22 (2.85%) Reverse Proxy
8 17 (2.20%) IPsec
8 17 (2.20%) SSL
9 16 (2.08%) Firewall
10 11 (1.43%) Internet
10 11 (1.43%) TCP/IP
11 10 (1.30%) Kerberos
12 9 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.65%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.52%) AMQP
14 4 (0.52%) SAN
14 4 (0.52%) Skype
14 4 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
2 59 (7.65%) Hadoop
3 58 (7.52%) SQL Server
4 53 (6.87%) Oracle Database
5 52 (6.74%) Big Data
6 37 (4.80%) Relational Database
7 35 (4.54%) MySQL
8 28 (3.63%) MongoDB
9 27 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 24 (3.11%) HBase
11 23 (2.98%) NoSQL
12 22 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (2.08%) QlikView
14 15 (1.95%) Endeca
15 11 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.43%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
17 5 (0.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 742 (96.24%) JIRA
2 259 (33.59%) Git (software)
3 245 (31.78%) Jenkins
4 115 (14.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 92 (11.93%) Bitbucket
6 81 (10.51%) Cucumber
6 81 (10.51%) Maven
7 79 (10.25%) JUnit
8 72 (9.34%) Subversion
9 68 (8.82%) Selenium
10 61 (7.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 59 (7.65%) TeamCity
12 46 (5.97%) SonarQube
13 38 (4.93%) Vagrant
14 33 (4.28%) Ant
15 28 (3.63%) JIRA Agile
16 27 (3.50%) Octopus Deploy
17 26 (3.37%) Mockito
18 25 (3.24%) Gradle
18 25 (3.24%) WebDriver
General
1 170 (22.05%) Finance
2 127 (16.47%) Banking
3 44 (5.71%) Retail
4 23 (2.98%) Legal
5 22 (2.85%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.59%) Publishing
7 17 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.20%) Games
8 15 (1.95%) Back Office
8 15 (1.95%) Front Office
9 10 (1.30%) Marketing
10 6 (0.78%) Advertising
10 6 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 184 (23.87%) Developer
2 127 (16.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 80 (10.38%) Analyst
4 58 (7.52%) Consultant
5 53 (6.87%) Architect
6 51 (6.61%) Business Analyst
7 42 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
7 42 (5.45%) Java Developer
8 38 (4.93%) AWS DevOps
9 32 (4.15%) Senior Developer
10 29 (3.76%) Administrator
11 26 (3.37%) Project Manager
12 25 (3.24%) Linux Engineer
13 22 (2.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 20 (2.59%) Cloud Engineer
14 20 (2.59%) DBA
14 20 (2.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 20 (2.59%) Tester
15 18 (2.33%) Angular Developer
15 18 (2.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (15.95%) HTML
2 102 (13.23%) Spring
3 100 (12.97%) CSS
4 86 (11.15%) AngularJS
5 85 (11.02%) HTML5
6 79 (10.25%) REST
7 64 (8.30%) Node.js
8 63 (8.17%) .NET
9 61 (7.91%) RESTful
10 56 (7.26%) XML
11 55 (7.13%) CSS3
11 55 (7.13%) Web Services
12 52 (6.74%) JSON
13 43 (5.58%) J2EE
14 42 (5.45%) SOAP
15 35 (4.54%) Software Packaging
16 32 (4.15%) jQuery
17 31 (4.02%) Sass
18 29 (3.76%) Middleware
18 29 (3.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.32%) User Experience
3 40 (5.19%) iPad
4 32 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.89%) Computer Science
6 29 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.85%) Equities
8 20 (2.59%) Fintech
9 19 (2.46%) Virtual Team
10 18 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (2.20%) Social Media
12 16 (2.08%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.82%) Data Centre
14 11 (1.43%) PKI
15 10 (1.30%) Fixed Income
15 10 (1.30%) Management Information System
16 9 (1.17%) Derivative
16 9 (1.17%) Wiki
17 8 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 8 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 207 (26.85%) Linux
2 88 (11.41%) Unix
3 71 (9.21%) Windows
4 51 (6.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (5.19%) CentOS
6 23 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 18 (2.33%) Windows Server
8 17 (2.20%) VyOS
9 13 (1.69%) RancherOS
10 8 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.78%) Android
12 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.13%) AIX
14 1 (0.13%) Debian
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (33.07%) DevOps
3 222 (28.79%) Scrum
4 189 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
5 120 (15.56%) TDD
6 108 (14.01%) Continuous Delivery
7 105 (13.62%) BDD
8 92 (11.93%) Configuration Management
9 88 (11.41%) Microservices
10 85 (11.02%) Kanban
11 76 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 73 (9.47%) Open Source
13 65 (8.43%) E-Commerce
14 63 (8.17%) Workflow
15 58 (7.52%) Project Management
16 53 (6.87%) Service Management
17 52 (6.74%) Software Engineering
18 48 (6.23%) Release Management
19 44 (5.71%) Coaching
20 42 (5.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 265 (34.37%) Java
2 145 (18.81%) JavaScript
3 114 (14.79%) SQL
4 103 (13.36%) Python
5 66 (8.56%) Ruby
6 56 (7.26%) C#
7 48 (6.23%) Bash Shell
8 42 (5.45%) Shell Script
9 38 (4.93%) Perl
10 35 (4.54%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.72%) C++
12 19 (2.46%) Groovy
12 19 (2.46%) Objective-C
12 19 (2.46%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.95%) C
15 14 (1.82%) ActionScript
16 12 (1.56%) Apex Code
17 10 (1.30%) PHP
18 9 (1.17%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 114 (14.79%) Security Cleared
2 99 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 57 (7.39%) Degree
4 33 (4.28%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.59%) ISEB
6 16 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (1.56%) BC Cleared
8 8 (1.04%) AWS Certification
8 8 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.65%) PMP
9 5 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.52%) IIBA
10 4 (0.52%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.39%) CISA
11 3 (0.39%) CISSP
12 2 (0.26%) CBAP
12 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (11.93%) QA
2 27 (3.50%) PMO
3 8 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.65%) Basel III
4 5 (0.65%) CRD IV
4 5 (0.65%) WCAG
5 4 (0.52%) COBIT
5 4 (0.52%) MiFID
6 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.39%) SDET
7 2 (0.26%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) ISO20022
System Software
1 135 (17.51%) Docker
2 33 (4.28%) vCloud
3 25 (3.24%) Active Directory
4 23 (2.98%) Postfix
4 23 (2.98%) Squid
5 10 (1.30%) Corosync
5 10 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.26%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.26%) Gluster
11 1 (0.13%) HDFS
11 1 (0.13%) KVM
11 1 (0.13%) Varnish
11 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (14.27%) Ansible
2 107 (13.88%) Puppet
3 51 (6.61%) Terraform
4 44 (5.71%) ZABBIX
5 40 (5.19%) Kubernetes
6 34 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (4.02%) Kibana
8 27 (3.50%) logstash
9 24 (3.11%) Rancher
10 23 (2.98%) Docker Swarm
11 20 (2.59%) Consul
12 16 (2.08%) Nagios
13 14 (1.82%) Packer
14 13 (1.69%) HAProxy
15 11 (1.43%) HockeyApp
16 10 (1.30%) Data Guard
16 10 (1.30%) Pacemaker
17 9 (1.17%) FortiGate
17 9 (1.17%) Forum Sentry
18 7 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 248 (32.17%) Atlassian
2 133 (17.25%) Oracle
3 53 (6.87%) Red Hat
4 46 (5.97%) VMware
5 44 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 40 (5.19%) Splunk
7 30 (3.89%) Sonatype
8 28 (3.63%) AppDynamics
9 24 (3.11%) IBM
9 24 (3.11%) Sybase
10 22 (2.85%) Google
11 21 (2.72%) MuleSoft
12 20 (2.59%) ATG
13 19 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
14 18 (2.33%) New Relic
15 17 (2.20%) Vyatta
16 16 (2.08%) Adobe
17 13 (1.69%) Apple
17 13 (1.69%) ServiceNow
18 12 (1.56%) Hortonworks
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ClearHub
Rate: From £400 to £700 per day Based on Accreditation and Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 18 days ago