Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 133 147
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 +37
Contract jobs citing Confluence 972 960 798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.43% 2.09% 1.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.29% 12.03% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 636 550
London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £375 £383 £350
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.83% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +20.83% +2.86%

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 6,356 7,982 7,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.88% 17.40% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,386 5,632 5,236
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £451 £450
% change year-on-year +5.44% +0.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 97 94
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +11.69% +9.62%
10th Percentile £15.37 £13.90 £12.75
90th Percentile £53.50 £57.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -2.38% +1.20% +3.75%

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 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Confluence in London

Confluence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor 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 17 August 2019. 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 +60 221 £525 -2.33% 35
South London -8 65 £575 +4.55% 9
West London +23 27 £448 -14.76% 23
East London +12 23 £525 -6.67% 8
North London - 4 £450 - 4
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 929 (95.58%) JIRA
2 687 (70.68%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (34.16%) Scrum
4 312 (32.10%) DevOps
5 287 (29.53%) Java
6 275 (28.29%) Jenkins
7 270 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 265 (27.26%) Amazon AWS
9 256 (26.34%) Docker
10 221 (22.74%) Finance
11 199 (20.47%) JavaScript
12 192 (19.75%) Linux
13 182 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
14 172 (17.70%) SQL
15 170 (17.49%) Microservices
16 154 (15.84%) Atlassian
17 153 (15.74%) Python
18 152 (15.64%) Ansible
19 149 (15.33%) BDD
20 148 (15.23%) Test Automation
21 138 (14.20%) Security Cleared
22 132 (13.58%) REST
23 130 (13.37%) Banking
24 128 (13.17%) Terraform
25 126 (12.96%) Web Services
26 125 (12.86%) Kubernetes
27 116 (11.93%) User Stories
28 113 (11.63%) AngularJS
29 112 (11.52%) SC Cleared
29 112 (11.52%) TDD

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 57 (5.86%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (5.45%) nginx
3 36 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 27 (2.78%) Apache
5 21 (2.16%) Apache Spark
6 20 (2.06%) CMS
7 18 (1.85%) JBoss
8 14 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.23%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.72%) IIS
12 5 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.51%) Jetty
12 5 (0.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 5 (0.51%) WordPress
13 4 (0.41%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.31%) Drupal
14 3 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 43 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.23%) InVision
5 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.13%) Sketch
6 10 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.21%) Marvel
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.10%) HipChat
8 1 (0.10%) InDesign
8 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.10%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (0.82%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.31%) Magento
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.21%) assyst
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.10%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 265 (27.26%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (10.60%) GitHub
4 58 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 56 (5.76%) Serverless
6 54 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
7 47 (4.84%) Amazon S3
7 47 (4.84%) npm
8 46 (4.73%) Amazon EC2
9 41 (4.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 36 (3.70%) Trello
11 34 (3.50%) Office 365
11 34 (3.50%) OpenShift
12 33 (3.40%) Route 53
13 32 (3.29%) Amazon ECS
13 32 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
14 31 (3.19%) CloudFront
15 30 (3.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 26 (2.67%) SaaS
17 25 (2.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.42%) VPN
2 25 (2.57%) FTP
3 21 (2.16%) LAN
4 20 (2.06%) WAN
5 17 (1.75%) DNS
5 17 (1.75%) Firewall
6 14 (1.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (1.03%) DHCP
8 10 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.72%) HTTP
10 5 (0.51%) Intranet
10 5 (0.51%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.51%) Skype
10 5 (0.51%) SMTP
10 5 (0.51%) SSH
10 5 (0.51%) SSL
11 4 (0.41%) BGP
11 4 (0.41%) OSPF
11 4 (0.41%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 67 (6.89%) MySQL
3 65 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 38 (3.91%) NoSQL
6 36 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 35 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 28 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
9 26 (2.67%) HBase
10 22 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (2.16%) Big Data
12 20 (2.06%) Blockchain
13 18 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (1.85%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (1.44%) Redis
16 13 (1.34%) Power BI
17 11 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 9 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
19 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 929 (95.58%) JIRA
2 275 (28.29%) Jenkins
3 270 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 102 (10.49%) Maven
5 94 (9.67%) Bitbucket
6 91 (9.36%) Cucumber
7 60 (6.17%) Selenium
8 52 (5.35%) Jasmine
9 43 (4.42%) Protractor
10 41 (4.22%) Karma Test Runner
10 41 (4.22%) TeamCity
11 36 (3.70%) GitLab
12 35 (3.60%) JUnit
13 33 (3.40%) gulp
14 30 (3.09%) Grunt
15 29 (2.98%) Subversion
16 28 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
17 27 (2.78%) IntelliJ
18 26 (2.67%) Eclipse
19 24 (2.47%) Artifactory
General
1 221 (22.74%) Finance
2 130 (13.37%) Banking
3 43 (4.42%) Retail
4 36 (3.70%) Front Office
5 32 (3.29%) Marketing
6 29 (2.98%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.06%) Games
7 20 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 18 (1.85%) Retail Banking
9 14 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.44%) Legal
10 12 (1.23%) Advertising
11 8 (0.82%) Billing
12 6 (0.62%) Publishing
13 5 (0.51%) Back Office
13 5 (0.51%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.41%) Automotive
14 4 (0.41%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.41%) Law
15 3 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (27.88%) Developer
2 162 (16.67%) Analyst
3 114 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 102 (10.49%) Business Analyst
5 66 (6.79%) Java Developer
6 52 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 47 (4.84%) Architect
7 47 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 44 (4.53%) Scrum Master
9 40 (4.12%) AWS Engineer
10 34 (3.50%) AWS DevOps
11 32 (3.29%) Angular Developer
11 32 (3.29%) Technical Analyst
12 30 (3.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 28 (2.88%) Python Developer
14 26 (2.67%) Technical Business Analyst
15 25 (2.57%) Senior Developer
16 23 (2.37%) JavaScript Developer
17 21 (2.16%) Backend Developer
18 20 (2.06%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (13.58%) REST
2 126 (12.96%) Web Services
3 113 (11.63%) AngularJS
4 101 (10.39%) JSON
5 98 (10.08%) RESTful
6 97 (9.98%) CSS
7 91 (9.36%) HTML
8 82 (8.44%) Node.js
9 76 (7.82%) Spring
10 65 (6.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 56 (5.76%) React
12 52 (5.35%) HTML5
13 50 (5.14%) Kafka
14 49 (5.04%) .NET
15 48 (4.94%) Hibernate
16 43 (4.42%) Elastic Stack
17 42 (4.32%) SOAP
17 42 (4.32%) Spring Boot
18 41 (4.22%) XML
19 39 (4.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.36%) User Experience
2 58 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (2.98%) Cloud Native
3 29 (2.98%) PKI
4 25 (2.57%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.47%) NHS
6 18 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
6 18 (1.85%) Virtual Team
7 16 (1.65%) Equities
8 15 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.23%) Derivative
11 11 (1.13%) Analytical Mindset
11 11 (1.13%) Social Media
12 10 (1.03%) iPad
13 8 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.72%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.72%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 192 (19.75%) Linux
2 87 (8.95%) Unix
3 64 (6.58%) Windows
4 30 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 27 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 22 (2.26%) CentOS
8 12 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.93%) Android
11 8 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.62%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.51%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.51%) Debian
14 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.10%) HPUX
16 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (70.68%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (34.16%) Scrum
3 312 (32.10%) DevOps
4 170 (17.49%) Microservices
5 149 (15.33%) BDD
6 148 (15.23%) Test Automation
7 116 (11.93%) User Stories
8 112 (11.52%) TDD
9 96 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
10 92 (9.47%) Kanban
11 78 (8.02%) Business Analysis
11 78 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 69 (7.10%) Front End Development
13 68 (7.00%) Project Management
14 67 (6.89%) Open Source
15 62 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
16 59 (6.07%) Coaching
17 58 (5.97%) Pair Programming
18 56 (5.76%) Acceptance Criteria
18 56 (5.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 287 (29.53%) Java
2 199 (20.47%) JavaScript
3 172 (17.70%) SQL
4 153 (15.74%) Python
5 59 (6.07%) TypeScript
6 57 (5.86%) Java 8
7 51 (5.25%) Bash Shell
8 48 (4.94%) C#
8 48 (4.94%) Ruby
9 47 (4.84%) ES6
10 28 (2.88%) Groovy
11 26 (2.67%) PowerShell
12 24 (2.47%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.26%) Perl
14 20 (2.06%) PHP
14 20 (2.06%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.95%) C
16 17 (1.75%) Scala
17 15 (1.54%) R
18 14 (1.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 138 (14.20%) Security Cleared
2 112 (11.52%) SC Cleared
3 58 (5.97%) Degree
4 29 (2.98%) AWS Certification
5 25 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.93%) CISSP
8 9 (0.93%) MCSA
9 8 (0.82%) ISEB
9 8 (0.82%) PMP
10 6 (0.62%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.51%) ACCA
11 5 (0.51%) CIMA
12 4 (0.41%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.41%) CEH
13 3 (0.31%) CISA
13 3 (0.31%) CISM
13 3 (0.31%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (7.61%) QA
2 10 (1.03%) GDPR
2 10 (1.03%) PMO
3 8 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.51%) MiFID
5 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) PSD2
7 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 256 (26.34%) Docker
2 27 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.51%) HDFS
5 5 (0.51%) Squid
6 4 (0.41%) Varnish
6 4 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.31%) pfSense
8 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.21%) vSphere
9 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 152 (15.64%) Ansible
2 128 (13.17%) Terraform
3 125 (12.86%) Kubernetes
4 50 (5.14%) Consul
5 45 (4.63%) Packer
6 35 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (3.40%) Puppet
8 10 (1.03%) Kibana
9 9 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.93%) Marathon
9 9 (0.93%) Mesos
10 8 (0.82%) Prometheus
10 8 (0.82%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.72%) Grafana
11 7 (0.72%) Salt
12 6 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.51%) Graphite
13 5 (0.51%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (0.51%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 154 (15.84%) Atlassian
2 78 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 67 (6.89%) Splunk
4 53 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
5 52 (5.35%) Google
6 49 (5.04%) Oracle
7 38 (3.91%) Red Hat
8 25 (2.57%) VMware
9 23 (2.37%) Adobe
10 22 (2.26%) MuleSoft
11 16 (1.65%) AppDynamics
12 15 (1.54%) New Relic
13 14 (1.44%) Apple
13 14 (1.44%) ServiceNow
14 11 (1.13%) HP
14 11 (1.13%) SAP
15 10 (1.03%) Cisco
15 10 (1.03%) Tableau
16 9 (0.93%) Sparx
17 8 (0.82%) hybris