Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 124 125
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +20
Contract jobs citing Confluence 773 1,057 1,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.26% 2.26% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.85% 13.12% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 719 746
London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +3.54%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £350
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £495 £493 £500
% change year-on-year +0.35% -1.35% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £51.50 £43.75 £44.00
% change year-on-year +17.71% -0.57% -2.22%

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 5,205 8,058 8,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.22% 17.22% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,653 5,665 5,833
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £278 £303 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £644
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 92 106
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.67 £21.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +10.31% +19.19%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.08 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.75% +8.75% -

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +42 164 £525 -4.55% 39
South London +9 62 £559 +1.59% 8
West London +11 19 £425 -19.05% 12
East London +15 17 £511 -9.16% 9
North London +6 3 £525 +16.67% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 751 (97.15%) JIRA
2 523 (67.66%) Agile Software Development
3 261 (33.76%) Scrum
4 259 (33.51%) DevOps
5 226 (29.24%) Java
6 211 (27.30%) Git (software)
7 189 (24.45%) AWS
8 179 (23.16%) Jenkins
9 166 (21.47%) Docker
9 166 (21.47%) Security Cleared
10 162 (20.96%) SQL
11 161 (20.83%) Microservices
12 148 (19.15%) Azure
13 144 (18.63%) SC Cleared
14 140 (18.11%) Finance
15 132 (17.08%) Web Services
15 132 (17.08%) Linux
16 119 (15.39%) Test Automation
17 115 (14.88%) JavaScript
18 106 (13.71%) Python
19 105 (13.58%) REST
20 99 (12.81%) Atlassian
21 98 (12.68%) Terraform
22 93 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
23 92 (11.90%) User Stories
24 90 (11.64%) SQL Server
25 88 (11.38%) Kubernetes
26 87 (11.25%) JSON
27 85 (11.00%) Ansible
28 79 (10.22%) RESTful

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 40 (5.17%) WebLogic
2 37 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.40%) JBoss
4 27 (3.49%) nginx
5 20 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (2.33%) MQSeries
7 13 (1.68%) Apache Spark
8 10 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.03%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (0.91%) CMS
11 6 (0.78%) Apache
11 6 (0.78%) Jetty
11 6 (0.78%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 4 (0.52%) Camunda
13 3 (0.39%) Headless CMS
13 3 (0.39%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.39%) Mule
13 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.26%) InVision
7 2 (0.26%) Sketch
7 2 (0.26%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.13%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (1.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 189 (24.45%) AWS
2 148 (19.15%) Azure
3 65 (8.41%) GitHub
4 41 (5.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 37 (4.79%) Serverless
6 35 (4.53%) GCP
7 34 (4.40%) Amazon S3
8 31 (4.01%) AWS Lambda
9 29 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (3.75%) Trello
10 24 (3.10%) Power Platform
11 23 (2.98%) Route 53
12 22 (2.85%) Office 365
12 22 (2.85%) OpenShift
12 22 (2.85%) PaaS
13 21 (2.72%) npm
14 20 (2.59%) Slack
15 18 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
16 17 (2.20%) AWS CodePipeline
17 15 (1.94%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.85%) Firewall
2 20 (2.59%) FTP
3 18 (2.33%) LAN
3 18 (2.33%) WAN
4 16 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (1.68%) Kerberos
5 13 (1.68%) VPN
6 12 (1.55%) DNS
7 11 (1.42%) Wireshark
8 9 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.91%) DHCP
9 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.78%) Internet
10 6 (0.78%) SSH
11 5 (0.65%) HTTP
12 4 (0.52%) SAN
12 4 (0.52%) X.509
13 3 (0.39%) SSL
13 3 (0.39%) VoIP
14 2 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 59 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (7.50%) MySQL
4 26 (3.36%) NoSQL
5 23 (2.98%) Relational Database
6 22 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
8 18 (2.33%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.20%) HBase
10 14 (1.81%) Azure SQL Database
11 13 (1.68%) Big Data
12 12 (1.55%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.55%) Power BI
12 12 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.78%) Redis
15 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (0.65%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 751 (97.15%) JIRA
2 211 (27.30%) Git (software)
3 179 (23.16%) Jenkins
4 66 (8.54%) Maven
5 62 (8.02%) Selenium
6 61 (7.89%) Bitbucket
7 56 (7.24%) Cucumber
8 48 (6.21%) JUnit
9 40 (5.17%) Gradle
10 37 (4.79%) Mockito
11 30 (3.88%) Jasmine
12 28 (3.62%) GitLab
13 26 (3.36%) IntelliJ
13 26 (3.36%) SonarQube
14 22 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 21 (2.72%) Subversion
16 20 (2.59%) Protractor
17 19 (2.46%) TeamCity
18 18 (2.33%) Artifactory
18 18 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 140 (18.11%) Finance
2 75 (9.70%) Banking
3 72 (9.31%) Public Sector
4 24 (3.10%) Marketing
5 23 (2.98%) Retail
6 19 (2.46%) Front Office
6 19 (2.46%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.55%) Advertising
8 12 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.42%) German Language
10 10 (1.29%) Billing
11 9 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.03%) Electronics
13 7 (0.91%) Games
13 7 (0.91%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.78%) Back Office
15 5 (0.65%) Law
15 5 (0.65%) Police
16 4 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 224 (28.98%) Developer
2 128 (16.56%) Analyst
3 83 (10.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 73 (9.44%) Business Analyst
5 64 (8.28%) Java Developer
6 56 (7.24%) Architect
7 39 (5.05%) Backend Developer
8 34 (4.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 33 (4.27%) Scrum Master
10 27 (3.49%) Tester
11 26 (3.36%) Project Manager
12 25 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
12 25 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
13 24 (3.10%) Angular Developer
14 22 (2.85%) JavaScript Developer
15 21 (2.72%) Senior Developer
16 18 (2.33%) .NET Developer
16 18 (2.33%) Agile Business Analyst
16 18 (2.33%) Test Analyst
17 17 (2.20%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (17.08%) Web Services
2 105 (13.58%) REST
3 87 (11.25%) JSON
4 79 (10.22%) RESTful
5 75 (9.70%) AngularJS
6 72 (9.31%) Spring
7 68 (8.80%) CSS
8 64 (8.28%) HTML
9 57 (7.37%) Node.js
10 53 (6.86%) Hibernate
11 52 (6.73%) .NET
12 48 (6.21%) XML
13 43 (5.56%) Kafka
13 43 (5.56%) Spring Boot
14 42 (5.43%) RabbitMQ
15 37 (4.79%) React
16 34 (4.40%) HTML5
17 32 (4.14%) Apache Camel
18 29 (3.75%) Elastic Stack
19 25 (3.23%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.02%) User Experience
2 56 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.20%) Cloud Native
6 16 (2.07%) Derivative
6 16 (2.07%) Virtual Team
7 14 (1.81%) Wiki
8 13 (1.68%) Equities
8 13 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (1.68%) NHS
9 12 (1.55%) PKI
10 10 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.29%) iPad
11 9 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.03%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.91%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 132 (17.08%) Linux
2 51 (6.60%) Windows
3 48 (6.21%) Unix
4 31 (4.01%) Android
4 31 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.85%) Ubuntu
6 21 (2.72%) Windows Server
7 17 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.81%) CentOS
9 13 (1.68%) Debian
9 13 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.65%) VMS
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
12 2 (0.26%) SUSE
12 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (67.66%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (33.76%) Scrum
3 259 (33.51%) DevOps
4 161 (20.83%) Microservices
5 119 (15.39%) Test Automation
6 93 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
7 92 (11.90%) User Stories
8 72 (9.31%) BDD
9 67 (8.67%) TDD
10 64 (8.28%) Kanban
11 60 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (7.50%) Project Management
13 57 (7.37%) Waterfall
14 54 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (6.73%) SDLC
16 51 (6.60%) Pair Programming
17 48 (6.21%) Analytics
18 47 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (5.69%) Acceptance Criteria
20 43 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 226 (29.24%) Java
2 162 (20.96%) SQL
3 115 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 106 (13.71%) Python
5 60 (7.76%) PL/SQL
6 58 (7.50%) Java 8
7 43 (5.56%) Groovy
8 42 (5.43%) C#
9 36 (4.66%) T-SQL
10 30 (3.88%) TypeScript
11 26 (3.36%) PowerShell
12 25 (3.23%) Perl
13 24 (3.10%) Ruby
14 23 (2.98%) Bash Shell
15 21 (2.72%) Scala
16 13 (1.68%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.55%) ES6
17 12 (1.55%) Kotlin
18 11 (1.42%) C
19 9 (1.16%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 166 (21.47%) Security Cleared
2 144 (18.63%) SC Cleared
3 36 (4.66%) Degree
4 24 (3.10%) AWS Certification
5 17 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.94%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.68%) MCSA
8 9 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.16%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (1.03%) ISEB
10 7 (0.91%) CISSP
10 7 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.91%) OSCP
11 6 (0.78%) HND
12 4 (0.52%) ACCA
12 4 (0.52%) CIMA
12 4 (0.52%) GIAC
12 4 (0.52%) PMP
12 4 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (10.22%) QA
2 11 (1.42%) GDPR
3 10 (1.29%) PMO
4 8 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.52%) MiFID
6 3 (0.39%) NIST
6 3 (0.39%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.26%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.26%) WCAG
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 166 (21.47%) Docker
2 20 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.52%) HDFS
6 4 (0.52%) pfSense
6 4 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.26%) KVM
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.26%) Varnish
7 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.26%) vSphere
8 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.13%) iptables
8 1 (0.13%) NFS
8 1 (0.13%) SRDF
8 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 98 (12.68%) Terraform
2 88 (11.38%) Kubernetes
3 85 (11.00%) Ansible
4 46 (5.95%) Packer
5 38 (4.92%) Consul
6 31 (4.01%) Puppet
7 17 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.16%) Kibana
10 7 (0.91%) Prometheus
10 7 (0.91%) Salt
11 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.52%) Grafana
12 4 (0.52%) Istio
12 4 (0.52%) Nagios
12 4 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.52%) WSUS
13 3 (0.39%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 99 (12.81%) Atlassian
2 75 (9.70%) Oracle
3 64 (8.28%) Microsoft
4 46 (5.95%) Google
5 43 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 43 (5.56%) Splunk
6 26 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (3.36%) Sybase
7 25 (3.23%) MuleSoft
8 23 (2.98%) HP
9 21 (2.72%) Axway
10 19 (2.46%) SAP
11 18 (2.33%) Adobe
12 17 (2.20%) VMware
13 13 (1.68%) webMethods
14 12 (1.55%) Sparx
15 11 (1.42%) BEA
16 10 (1.29%) hybris
17 9 (1.16%) ServiceNow
18 8 (1.03%) AppDynamics