Period
to

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 25 June 2022 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
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 81 113 103
Rank change year-on-year +32 -10 +18
Contract jobs citing Confluence 1,172 624 447
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 3.01% 2.33% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.66% 17.06% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 440 305
10th Percentile £400 £363 £396
25th Percentile £463 £430 £444
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £594
90th Percentile £725 £675 £650
England median daily rate £525 £495 £498
% change year-on-year +6.06% -0.50% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £15.00 - £48.00
Median hourly rate £17.25 - £51.00
75th Percentile £53.75 - £54.00
90th Percentile £68.75 - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £65.50 £45.91
% change year-on-year +6.87% +42.67% +25.88%

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 4,953 3,657 2,732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.74% 13.68% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,531 2,591 1,894
10th Percentile £363 £325 £315
25th Percentile £462 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.62% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £688 £619 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 21
10th Percentile £20.38 £17.39 £15.00
25th Percentile £28.40 £21.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £30.05
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +24.79% +33.56%
75th Percentile £68.75 £57.53 £51.75
90th Percentile £77.59 £69.18 £60.00
England median hourly rate £32.75 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.39% +15.00% +12.68%

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 25 June 2022.

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 25 June 2022.

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 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +54 135 £535 +12.63% 38
South London -2 42 £600 +4.35% 4
West London -4 20 £515 -4.85% 10
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 1,108 (94.54%) JIRA
2 808 (68.94%) Agile
3 366 (31.23%) Scrum
4 332 (28.33%) DevOps
5 307 (26.19%) Social Skills
6 279 (23.81%) Finance
7 258 (22.01%) CI/CD
8 232 (19.80%) Java
9 229 (19.54%) Git (software)
10 217 (18.52%) Jenkins
11 214 (18.26%) Azure
12 196 (16.72%) AWS
13 181 (15.44%) Banking
13 181 (15.44%) Test Automation
14 175 (14.93%) Python
15 161 (13.74%) SQL
16 159 (13.57%) Project Management
17 158 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
18 155 (13.23%) User Stories
19 153 (13.05%) Linux
20 150 (12.80%) Kanban
20 150 (12.80%) Docker
21 141 (12.03%) Microsoft
22 133 (11.35%) Security Cleared
22 133 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
23 132 (11.26%) Atlassian
24 127 (10.84%) Kubernetes
24 127 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
25 124 (10.58%) GitHub
26 118 (10.07%) SC Cleared

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 98 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.96%) nginx
3 17 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.37%) IIS
5 14 (1.19%) Apache
5 14 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (1.02%) CMS
8 11 (0.94%) JBoss
9 10 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.85%) Ethereum
10 8 (0.68%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.60%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.51%) Red Hat Fuse
13 5 (0.43%) CICS
13 5 (0.43%) SAS
13 5 (0.43%) WildFly
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 70 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (4.61%) MS Visio
3 45 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
4 43 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 24 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.51%) Sketch
7 5 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.34%) InVision
9 2 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.17%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.085%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 8 (0.68%) Markit EDM
1 8 (0.68%) thinkFolio
2 6 (0.51%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.34%) Workfront
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.17%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.17%) Shopify
6 1 (0.085%) Bloomberg AIM
6 1 (0.085%) Cloudability
6 1 (0.085%) Magento
6 1 (0.085%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 214 (18.26%) Azure
2 196 (16.72%) AWS
3 124 (10.58%) GitHub
4 94 (8.02%) GCP
5 37 (3.16%) PaaS
5 37 (3.16%) Slack
6 36 (3.07%) SaaS
7 32 (2.73%) Miro
8 30 (2.56%) IaaS
9 29 (2.47%) Power Platform
10 25 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
11 24 (2.05%) Serverless
12 23 (1.96%) Figma
12 23 (1.96%) OpenShift
13 16 (1.37%) Google Workspace
14 15 (1.28%) Trello
15 14 (1.19%) Amazon S3
16 13 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (1.11%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.65%) Firewall
2 28 (2.39%) DNS
3 23 (1.96%) Internet
4 21 (1.79%) HTTP
5 15 (1.28%) VPN
5 15 (1.28%) WAN
6 14 (1.19%) IPv4
7 13 (1.11%) IPv6
8 11 (0.94%) Kerberos
8 11 (0.94%) Network Security
9 10 (0.85%) DHCP
9 10 (0.85%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.77%) LAN
10 9 (0.77%) SSL
11 8 (0.68%) SAN
11 8 (0.68%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (0.51%) NGN
13 6 (0.51%) SD-WAN
13 6 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 24 (2.05%) NoSQL
5 22 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (1.88%) MySQL
6 21 (1.79%) Power BI
7 20 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
8 15 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.19%) Big Data
10 10 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (0.85%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.77%) Data Lake
12 8 (0.68%) DB2
12 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.51%) Hazelcast
13 6 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1,108 (94.54%) JIRA
2 229 (19.54%) Git (software)
3 217 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 87 (7.42%) Bitbucket
5 85 (7.25%) GitLab
6 59 (5.03%) Maven
7 52 (4.44%) Cucumber
8 46 (3.92%) SonarQube
9 39 (3.33%) TeamCity
10 34 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 30 (2.56%) JUnit
12 28 (2.39%) Selenium
12 28 (2.39%) WebDriver
13 27 (2.30%) REST Assured
14 21 (1.79%) Gradle
15 19 (1.62%) Artifactory
15 19 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (1.54%) Crucible
17 16 (1.37%) JMeter
18 15 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 307 (26.19%) Social Skills
2 279 (23.81%) Finance
3 181 (15.44%) Banking
4 133 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (8.19%) Public Sector
6 71 (6.06%) Retail
7 59 (5.03%) Presentation Skills
8 37 (3.16%) Telecoms
9 33 (2.82%) Investment Banking
10 31 (2.65%) Financial Institution
11 30 (2.56%) Front Office
12 27 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
12 27 (2.30%) Marketing
13 25 (2.13%) Legal
14 23 (1.96%) Retail Banking
15 17 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
15 17 (1.45%) Publishing
16 15 (1.28%) Games
17 14 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
18 11 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (20.05%) Analyst
2 195 (16.64%) Developer
3 187 (15.96%) Business Analyst
4 88 (7.51%) Architect
4 88 (7.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 67 (5.72%) Scrum Master
6 66 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 38 (3.24%) Senior Developer
8 35 (2.99%) Java Developer
9 32 (2.73%) Product Manager
10 29 (2.47%) Administrator
11 28 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (2.13%) Designer
12 25 (2.13%) Software Developer
13 23 (1.96%) Delivery Manager
14 22 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (1.88%) Technical Analyst
15 21 (1.79%) JIRA Administrator
16 19 (1.62%) Systems Administrator
17 18 (1.54%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (8.28%) Spring
2 83 (7.08%) REST
3 69 (5.89%) RESTful
4 66 (5.63%) Node.js
5 64 (5.46%) .NET
6 63 (5.38%) Kafka
7 61 (5.20%) HTML
8 57 (4.86%) React
9 50 (4.27%) CSS
9 50 (4.27%) Spring Boot
10 49 (4.18%) JSON
11 37 (3.16%) XML
12 31 (2.65%) SOAP
13 29 (2.47%) Hibernate
14 28 (2.39%) AngularJS
14 28 (2.39%) JPA
15 22 (1.88%) Web Services
16 21 (1.79%) Velocity
16 21 (1.79%) WireMock
17 19 (1.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 75 (6.40%) User Experience
2 53 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 45 (3.84%) Public Cloud
4 43 (3.67%) Virtual Team
5 31 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 19 (1.62%) Cloud Native
9 18 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
10 17 (1.45%) Blockchain
10 17 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
11 16 (1.37%) Derivative
11 16 (1.37%) Fixed Income
12 14 (1.19%) Legacy Systems
13 13 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
14 12 (1.02%) Private Cloud
14 12 (1.02%) Reference Data
15 11 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 11 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 153 (13.05%) Linux
2 83 (7.08%) Windows
3 50 (4.27%) Unix
4 38 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 37 (3.16%) Android
6 27 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (1.96%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.02%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.60%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (0.43%) CentOS
13 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.43%) Solaris
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.34%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (68.94%) Agile
2 366 (31.23%) Scrum
3 332 (28.33%) DevOps
4 258 (22.01%) CI/CD
5 181 (15.44%) Test Automation
6 159 (13.57%) Project Management
7 158 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 155 (13.23%) User Stories
9 150 (12.80%) Kanban
10 127 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
11 107 (9.13%) Microservices
12 93 (7.94%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 87 (7.42%) SDLC
14 86 (7.34%) Waterfall
15 78 (6.66%) Business Analysis
16 77 (6.57%) Coaching
17 76 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
18 75 (6.40%) TDD
19 74 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
20 70 (5.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 232 (19.80%) Java
2 175 (14.93%) Python
3 161 (13.74%) SQL
4 101 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 69 (5.89%) Bash
6 63 (5.38%) PowerShell
7 51 (4.35%) C#
8 45 (3.84%) Shell Script
9 35 (2.99%) C
9 35 (2.99%) Go
10 27 (2.30%) TypeScript
11 24 (2.05%) C++
12 23 (1.96%) Kotlin
13 22 (1.88%) Apple Swift
13 22 (1.88%) Perl
14 18 (1.54%) Rust
15 15 (1.28%) Groovy
16 13 (1.11%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.02%) Scala
18 10 (0.85%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 133 (11.35%) Security Cleared
2 118 (10.07%) SC Cleared
3 35 (2.99%) Degree
4 16 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (1.19%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.02%) IIBA
7 10 (0.85%) PMP
8 8 (0.68%) CISSP
9 7 (0.60%) AWS Certification
9 7 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
10 6 (0.51%) CCA
10 6 (0.51%) CEH
10 6 (0.51%) CISM
10 6 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.43%) CBAP
12 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.66%) QA
2 27 (2.30%) PMO
3 25 (2.13%) Accessibility
4 21 (1.79%) GDPR
5 20 (1.71%) Data Quality
6 15 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.60%) ISO 20022
7 7 (0.60%) MiFID
8 6 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.51%) EMIR
8 6 (0.51%) SLA
9 5 (0.43%) WCAG
10 4 (0.34%) NIST
11 3 (0.26%) COBIT
11 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.26%) P3O
12 2 (0.17%) GRC
12 2 (0.17%) NCSC
13 1 (0.085%) SOC 2
System Software
1 150 (12.80%) Docker
2 37 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.85%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 8 (0.68%) vSphere
6 8 (0.68%) XenApp
6 8 (0.68%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.26%) NFS
9 2 (0.17%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.17%) Snort
9 2 (0.17%) Squid
9 2 (0.17%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.085%) HDFS
10 1 (0.085%) OpenDJ
10 1 (0.085%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 127 (10.84%) Kubernetes
2 104 (8.87%) Terraform
3 87 (7.42%) Ansible
4 36 (3.07%) Puppet
5 30 (2.56%) Packer
6 21 (1.79%) Consul
7 19 (1.62%) Grafana
8 18 (1.54%) Control-M
9 16 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 13 (1.11%) Kibana
10 13 (1.11%) Prometheus
11 12 (1.02%) Jamf Pro
12 10 (0.85%) SCCM
13 8 (0.68%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.60%) Argo
14 7 (0.60%) logstash
15 6 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (0.51%) QRadar
15 6 (0.51%) Tivoli
16 5 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 141 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 132 (11.26%) Atlassian
3 78 (6.66%) Google
4 73 (6.23%) ServiceNow
5 60 (5.12%) Oracle
6 35 (2.99%) Splunk
7 31 (2.65%) Dynatrace
7 31 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (2.05%) IBM
9 21 (1.79%) VMware
10 20 (1.71%) AppDynamics
10 20 (1.71%) Apple
11 19 (1.62%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.37%) SAP
13 15 (1.28%) BMC
14 14 (1.19%) EMC
15 13 (1.11%) Adobe
16 12 (1.02%) F5
16 12 (1.02%) HP
17 11 (0.94%) Infoblox