Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 145 179
Rank change year-on-year +10 +34 +108
Contract jobs citing Confluence 960 808 680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.09% 1.88% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.98% 10.72% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 556 428
London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +20.85%
10th Percentile £383 £350 £346
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
England median daily rate £500 £480 £470
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.18% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £39.25 - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +20.83% +2.86% -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 8,012 7,539 8,578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.47% 17.50% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,650 5,280 6,059
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £619
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 96 93
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.86% +12.86% -10.26%
10th Percentile £13.90 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.83 £43.29
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 18 August 2018.

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
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 18 August 2018. 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 0 152 £538 +10.26% 34
South London -11 126 £550 +4.02% 1
West London -29 21 £525 +1.45% 25
East London -17 18 £563 +7.14% 9
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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.

1 903 (94.06%) JIRA
2 706 (73.54%) Agile Software Development
3 430 (44.79%) Java
4 356 (37.08%) Git (software)
5 331 (34.48%) Jenkins
5 331 (34.48%) Scrum
6 262 (27.29%) Test Automation
7 246 (25.63%) DevOps
8 235 (24.48%) Linux
9 229 (23.85%) Finance
10 225 (23.44%) REST
11 223 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
12 220 (22.92%) TDD
13 215 (22.40%) JavaScript
14 187 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
15 185 (19.27%) Microservices
16 175 (18.23%) Atlassian
17 173 (18.02%) Unix
18 172 (17.92%) Banking
19 171 (17.81%) Python
19 171 (17.81%) Ansible
20 169 (17.60%) Docker
21 167 (17.40%) BDD
22 163 (16.98%) Security Cleared
23 145 (15.10%) RESTful
24 138 (14.38%) JUnit
25 136 (14.17%) Spring
25 136 (14.17%) SC Cleared
26 135 (14.06%) Java 8
27 134 (13.96%) Problem-Solving

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 80 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (4.79%) WildFly
3 34 (3.54%) Apache
4 28 (2.92%) Apache Spark
5 24 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 24 (2.50%) JBoss
6 23 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 17 (1.77%) CMS
9 15 (1.56%) SharePoint
10 14 (1.46%) WordPress
11 10 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.83%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.73%) Ethereum
13 7 (0.73%) Hyperledger
13 7 (0.73%) nginx
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.73%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 37 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 26 (2.71%) Photoshop
3 25 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.04%) HipChat
6 8 (0.83%) InVision
6 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.73%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.42%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.42%) InDesign
9 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (2.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.73%) R3 Corda
4 6 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.21%) Magento
6 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 223 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (12.50%) GitHub
3 67 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 59 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 53 (5.52%) Amazon S3
6 52 (5.42%) Amazon EC2
7 47 (4.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 44 (4.58%) Serverless
9 38 (3.96%) AWS Lambda
10 33 (3.44%) CloudFront
10 33 (3.44%) Route 53
11 30 (3.13%) Slack
12 16 (1.67%) BlazeMeter
13 14 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (1.46%) BrowserStack
14 13 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (1.04%) npm
16 9 (0.94%) OpenShift
17 8 (0.83%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.85%) HTTP
2 22 (2.29%) DNS
2 22 (2.29%) Kerberos
3 14 (1.46%) Firewall
3 14 (1.46%) Internet
4 12 (1.25%) AMQP
4 12 (1.25%) SSH
5 10 (1.04%) SMS
5 10 (1.04%) SSL
6 9 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (0.94%) OpenVPN
6 9 (0.94%) VPN
7 8 (0.83%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.83%) VLAN
8 7 (0.73%) BGP
9 6 (0.63%) OSPF
9 6 (0.63%) X.509
10 5 (0.52%) MPLS
11 4 (0.42%) DHCP
11 4 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (12.92%) PostgreSQL
2 118 (12.29%) Relational Database
3 68 (7.08%) Hadoop
4 64 (6.67%) Big Data
5 63 (6.56%) RDBMS
6 61 (6.35%) SQL Server
7 53 (5.52%) HBase
8 49 (5.10%) NoSQL
9 44 (4.58%) Amazon RDS
10 42 (4.38%) MongoDB
11 40 (4.17%) MySQL
12 16 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.25%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.04%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.04%) Blockchain
15 8 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.83%) Data Lake
16 7 (0.73%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 903 (94.06%) JIRA
2 356 (37.08%) Git (software)
3 331 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 138 (14.38%) JUnit
5 129 (13.44%) Maven
6 94 (9.79%) SonarQube
7 92 (9.58%) Selenium
8 71 (7.40%) Liquibase
9 69 (7.19%) Mockito
10 64 (6.67%) Cucumber
10 64 (6.67%) Subversion
11 63 (6.56%) Checkstyle
12 59 (6.15%) Bitbucket
13 51 (5.31%) TeamCity
14 50 (5.21%) Vagrant
15 44 (4.58%) Sonatype Nexus
16 40 (4.17%) JMeter
17 38 (3.96%) Hudson
18 36 (3.75%) Zephyr
19 35 (3.65%) WebDriver
General
1 229 (23.85%) Finance
2 172 (17.92%) Banking
3 37 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 36 (3.75%) Retail
5 22 (2.29%) Marketing
6 21 (2.19%) Front Office
7 18 (1.88%) Retail Banking
8 13 (1.35%) Games
9 10 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.04%) Legal
10 9 (0.94%) Law
10 9 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.52%) German Language
11 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.52%) Publishing
12 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Back Office
13 3 (0.31%) Electronics
13 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.31%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 301 (31.35%) Developer
2 162 (16.88%) Analyst
3 131 (13.65%) Java Developer
4 103 (10.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 84 (8.75%) Business Analyst
6 63 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 49 (5.10%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 47 (4.90%) Scrum Master
9 44 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 39 (4.06%) AWS DevOps
10 39 (4.06%) AWS Engineer
11 37 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 36 (3.75%) Architect
12 36 (3.75%) Tester
13 31 (3.23%) Project Manager
14 26 (2.71%) Test Analyst
15 22 (2.29%) Consultant
15 22 (2.29%) Python Developer
15 22 (2.29%) Scala Developer
15 22 (2.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (23.44%) REST
2 145 (15.10%) RESTful
3 136 (14.17%) Spring
4 118 (12.29%) Hibernate
5 109 (11.35%) Web Services
6 105 (10.94%) Node.js
7 98 (10.21%) JSON
8 96 (10.00%) HTML
9 80 (8.33%) CSS
10 78 (8.13%) JMS
11 72 (7.50%) Drools
12 71 (7.40%) AngularJS
13 66 (6.88%) HTML5
14 64 (6.67%) XML
15 63 (6.56%) JAX-RS
15 63 (6.56%) Kafka
16 62 (6.46%) Lambda Expressions
17 61 (6.35%) WireMock
18 59 (6.15%) React
19 54 (5.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.81%) Linux Command Line
2 73 (7.60%) User Experience
3 63 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.48%) Fintech
5 27 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (2.71%) iPad
7 22 (2.29%) Wiki
8 21 (2.19%) Equities
9 19 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.88%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.88%) Fixed Income
10 18 (1.88%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.46%) Cloud Native
11 14 (1.46%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.35%) PKI
13 12 (1.25%) Video on Demand
14 11 (1.15%) Computer Science
14 11 (1.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 235 (24.48%) Linux
2 173 (18.02%) Unix
3 75 (7.81%) Windows
4 49 (5.10%) VMS
5 32 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 31 (3.23%) CentOS
7 28 (2.92%) Ubuntu
8 20 (2.08%) Apple iOS
9 19 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.25%) Android
11 5 (0.52%) Debian
11 5 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.42%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.42%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.31%) Nucleus RTOS
13 3 (0.31%) Solaris
13 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 706 (73.54%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (34.48%) Scrum
3 262 (27.29%) Test Automation
4 246 (25.63%) DevOps
5 220 (22.92%) TDD
6 187 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
7 185 (19.27%) Microservices
8 167 (17.40%) BDD
9 134 (13.96%) OO
9 134 (13.96%) Problem-Solving
10 120 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 116 (12.08%) Kanban
12 87 (9.06%) SDLC
13 79 (8.23%) Pair Programming
14 78 (8.13%) User Stories
15 76 (7.92%) Open Source
16 73 (7.60%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 73 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
17 67 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
18 66 (6.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 430 (44.79%) Java
2 215 (22.40%) JavaScript
3 171 (17.81%) Python
4 135 (14.06%) Java 8
5 133 (13.85%) SQL
6 77 (8.02%) Bash Shell
7 60 (6.25%) JPQL
8 58 (6.04%) Groovy
9 51 (5.31%) C#
10 50 (5.21%) Ruby
11 44 (4.58%) Perl
12 41 (4.27%) Go
13 40 (4.17%) Scala
14 27 (2.81%) PowerShell
15 23 (2.40%) Shell Script
16 21 (2.19%) C++
17 18 (1.88%) PHP
18 17 (1.77%) R
19 11 (1.15%) PL/SQL
20 7 (0.73%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 163 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 136 (14.17%) SC Cleared
3 57 (5.94%) Degree
4 42 (4.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 24 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 22 (2.29%) ISEB
7 18 (1.88%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.46%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.63%) CCNA
9 6 (0.63%) CCNP
9 6 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.63%) PMP
9 6 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.42%) CISA
10 4 (0.42%) CISM
10 4 (0.42%) CISSP
10 4 (0.42%) CSSLP
10 4 (0.42%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.42%) MCSE
10 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (9.90%) QA
2 14 (1.46%) GDPR
2 14 (1.46%) MiFID
2 14 (1.46%) PMO
3 9 (0.94%) WCAG
4 7 (0.73%) PSD2
4 7 (0.73%) SLA
5 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.42%) GCP
7 4 (0.42%) IFRS
7 4 (0.42%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.42%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.10%) EMIR
9 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 169 (17.60%) Docker
2 21 (2.19%) HDFS
3 13 (1.35%) Squid
4 12 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.15%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.15%) Postfix
6 10 (1.04%) vCloud
7 8 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.63%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.10%) NFS
10 1 (0.10%) OpenDJ
10 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 171 (17.81%) Ansible
2 93 (9.69%) Terraform
3 90 (9.38%) Puppet
4 85 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
5 69 (7.19%) Kubernetes
6 31 (3.23%) Salt
7 25 (2.60%) Kibana
8 14 (1.46%) Grafana
9 13 (1.35%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.25%) logstash
10 12 (1.25%) Sysdig
11 11 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
11 11 (1.15%) Rancher
12 8 (0.83%) Rsyslog
12 8 (0.83%) SCCM
13 7 (0.73%) Prometheus
14 6 (0.63%) Graphite
14 6 (0.63%) HP ALM
15 5 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 175 (18.23%) Atlassian
2 69 (7.19%) Oracle
3 59 (6.15%) Google
4 43 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 38 (3.96%) Sybase
6 35 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (3.33%) Adobe
8 23 (2.40%) VMware
9 21 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.67%) Cisco
10 16 (1.67%) Hortonworks
11 15 (1.56%) IBM
12 14 (1.46%) Splunk
13 13 (1.35%) hybris
14 12 (1.25%) Dynatrace
15 11 (1.15%) AppDynamics
15 11 (1.15%) Cloudera
15 11 (1.15%) New Relic
15 11 (1.15%) Sonatype
16 10 (1.04%) Tableau