Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 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
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 118 113 123
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 +6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 381 701 1,004
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.20% 2.31% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.10% 15.44% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 469 692
Median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +2.44%
10th Percentile £330 £358 £356
90th Percentile £650 £675 £665
England median daily rate £450 £488 £500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £77.50 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +532.65% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £53.75 £45.75
% change year-on-year -16.28% +17.49% +3.98%

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 2,523 4,541 7,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.60% 14.95% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,779 3,249 5,367
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £300 £275 £305
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £473 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 46 53
Median hourly rate £36.25 £21.88 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.71% -5.43% +20.16%
10th Percentile £20.93 £15.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £57.33 £49.31 £38.00
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +34.21% -1.30% +1.32%

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 16 January 2021.

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
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 16 January 2021. 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
South London +14 25 £540 -6.09% 7
Central London -10 25 £525 - 17
East London +30 4 £450 -11.94%
West London +28 3 £477 +12.29% 3
North London +11 2 £300 -42.86%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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.

1 353 (92.65%) JIRA
2 256 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (31.23%) Jenkins
4 118 (30.97%) DevOps
5 116 (30.45%) Scrum
6 113 (29.66%) Finance
7 96 (25.20%) AWS
8 95 (24.93%) Java
9 79 (20.73%) Git (software)
10 78 (20.47%) Python
11 74 (19.42%) Azure
12 73 (19.16%) Linux
13 71 (18.64%) Banking
14 67 (17.59%) Atlassian
15 64 (16.80%) SQL
16 60 (15.75%) Kanban
16 60 (15.75%) Security Cleared
17 59 (15.49%) GitHub
18 58 (15.22%) Project Management
19 56 (14.70%) SC Cleared
20 55 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
21 54 (14.17%) Microservices
22 53 (13.91%) REST
23 50 (13.12%) Kubernetes
24 49 (12.86%) Docker
24 49 (12.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 49 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
24 49 (12.86%) XML
25 44 (11.55%) SQL Server
25 44 (11.55%) Data Modelling

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 32 (8.40%) JBoss
1 32 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 31 (8.14%) Red Hat Fuse
3 16 (4.20%) Apache Spark
4 15 (3.94%) Mule
5 12 (3.15%) SAS
5 12 (3.15%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.62%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.36%) IIS
8 8 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.57%) Apache
9 6 (1.57%) CMS
10 5 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.31%) Jupyter
10 5 (1.31%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 28 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 96 (25.20%) AWS
2 74 (19.42%) Azure
3 59 (15.49%) GitHub
4 32 (8.40%) GCP
5 27 (7.09%) Slack
6 20 (5.25%) Amazon S3
7 19 (4.99%) OpenShift
8 17 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (4.20%) Amazon EMR
10 15 (3.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (3.94%) Serverless
11 13 (3.41%) Amazon Glacier
12 11 (2.89%) Apigee
12 11 (2.89%) Power Platform
12 11 (2.89%) SaaS
13 10 (2.62%) Boomi
14 9 (2.36%) PaaS
15 7 (1.84%) Trello
15 7 (1.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.25%) HTTP
2 15 (3.94%) HTTPS
3 12 (3.15%) DNS
4 9 (2.36%) Firewall
5 8 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.84%) SSL
7 6 (1.57%) VPN
8 5 (1.31%) DHCP
9 4 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (1.05%) SAN
9 4 (1.05%) Skype
9 4 (1.05%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.05%) VLAN
10 3 (0.79%) LAN
10 3 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.79%) SSH
10 3 (0.79%) WAN
11 2 (0.52%) FTP
11 2 (0.52%) PBX
11 2 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.45%) NoSQL
3 34 (8.92%) MongoDB
4 24 (6.30%) MySQL
5 20 (5.25%) Big Data
5 20 (5.25%) Data Lake
5 20 (5.25%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.99%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.72%) Qlik Sense
8 17 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (4.46%) Tableau
9 16 (4.20%) Apache Hive
9 16 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (3.67%) Amazon Redshift
11 13 (3.41%) Amazon Athena
11 13 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.62%) Power BI
13 9 (2.36%) Looker
14 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 353 (92.65%) JIRA
2 119 (31.23%) Jenkins
3 79 (20.73%) Git (software)
4 49 (12.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 43 (11.29%) JUnit
6 34 (8.92%) Maven
7 28 (7.35%) Subversion
8 26 (6.82%) Bitbucket
9 24 (6.30%) Hudson
10 22 (5.77%) FishEye
11 20 (5.25%) Cucumber
11 20 (5.25%) SonarQube
12 19 (4.99%) GitLab
13 16 (4.20%) jMock
14 15 (3.94%) Mockito
15 14 (3.67%) Artifactory
16 13 (3.41%) Selenium
16 13 (3.41%) TeamCity
17 12 (3.15%) JMeter
18 11 (2.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 113 (29.66%) Finance
2 71 (18.64%) Banking
3 38 (9.97%) Public Sector
4 24 (6.30%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.46%) Retail
6 11 (2.89%) Legal
7 7 (1.84%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.57%) Front Office
8 6 (1.57%) Marketing
8 6 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.05%) Advertising
9 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.79%) Games
10 3 (0.79%) Japanese Language
10 3 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.52%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (21.52%) Developer
2 67 (17.59%) Analyst
3 38 (9.97%) Business Analyst
4 30 (7.87%) Architect
5 29 (7.61%) Java Developer
6 27 (7.09%) Data Engineer
7 25 (6.56%) AWS Engineer
8 21 (5.51%) Project Manager
8 21 (5.51%) Senior Developer
9 20 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.46%) Data Analyst
11 16 (4.20%) Integration Developer
11 16 (4.20%) Scrum Master
12 14 (3.67%) Middleware Developer
12 14 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (3.41%) Java Middleware Developer
13 13 (3.41%) Python Engineer
13 13 (3.41%) Senior Integration Developer
13 13 (3.41%) Senior Middleware Developer
14 11 (2.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (13.91%) REST
2 49 (12.86%) XML
3 42 (11.02%) Web Services
4 41 (10.76%) Spring
5 35 (9.19%) JSON
6 32 (8.40%) Apache Camel
7 31 (8.14%) Middleware
8 25 (6.56%) .NET
9 23 (6.04%) Hibernate
9 23 (6.04%) HTML
10 22 (5.77%) Node.js
11 20 (5.25%) CSS
11 20 (5.25%) SOAP
11 20 (5.25%) Spring Boot
11 20 (5.25%) XSLT
12 19 (4.99%) JMS
12 19 (4.99%) RESTful
13 18 (4.72%) HTML5
13 18 (4.72%) React
14 17 (4.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.30%) User Experience
3 18 (4.72%) Fixed Income
4 17 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.62%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.36%) Taxonomies
7 8 (2.10%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.84%) Cloud Native
8 7 (1.84%) iPad
8 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.57%) iPhone
9 6 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.57%) W3C
10 5 (1.31%) NHS
11 4 (1.05%) Derivative
11 4 (1.05%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.79%) FMCG
12 3 (0.79%) Media Streaming
12 3 (0.79%) PKI
12 3 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.16%) Linux
2 30 (7.87%) Unix
3 26 (6.82%) Windows
4 24 (6.30%) Android
5 17 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.36%) CentOS
8 8 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.84%) Debian
10 6 (1.57%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.26%) AIX
12 1 (0.26%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (30.97%) DevOps
3 116 (30.45%) Scrum
4 60 (15.75%) Kanban
5 58 (15.22%) Project Management
6 55 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 54 (14.17%) Microservices
8 49 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (11.55%) Data Modelling
10 43 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
11 41 (10.76%) User Stories
12 38 (9.97%) BDD
12 38 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (9.71%) SDLC
13 37 (9.71%) TDD
14 36 (9.45%) Change Management
14 36 (9.45%) Test Automation
15 35 (9.19%) Waterfall
16 34 (8.92%) Analytics
17 30 (7.87%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (24.93%) Java
2 78 (20.47%) Python
3 64 (16.80%) SQL
4 39 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 26 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 25 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 23 (6.04%) Perl
8 20 (5.25%) Bash Shell
9 17 (4.46%) Groovy
10 14 (3.67%) Kotlin
10 14 (3.67%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.15%) R
11 12 (3.15%) Scala
11 12 (3.15%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.62%) C#
13 9 (2.36%) C++
13 9 (2.36%) Ruby
14 7 (1.84%) PHP
15 6 (1.57%) Go
15 6 (1.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 56 (14.70%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.94%) Degree
4 8 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.84%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.79%) ISEB
8 3 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) ACCA
10 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) CISM
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MBA
10 1 (0.26%) MCP
10 1 (0.26%) MCSA
10 1 (0.26%) MCSE
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.92%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.57%) PMO
4 4 (1.05%) GDPR
4 4 (1.05%) PSD2
5 2 (0.52%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.52%) MiFID
5 2 (0.52%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.26%) EMIR
6 1 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.26%) IFRS
6 1 (0.26%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.26%) NCSC
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) SEPA
6 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (12.86%) Docker
2 8 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.10%) HDFS
3 5 (1.31%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 4 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.26%) GPFS
6 1 (0.26%) NFS
6 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 50 (13.12%) Kubernetes
2 43 (11.29%) Ansible
3 31 (8.14%) Terraform
4 25 (6.56%) Puppet
5 16 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.62%) Grafana
7 8 (2.10%) Salt
8 7 (1.84%) Kibana
8 7 (1.84%) Prometheus
9 5 (1.31%) Control-M
9 5 (1.31%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.79%) Nessus
11 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.52%) OpenVAS
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 67 (17.59%) Atlassian
2 38 (9.97%) Oracle
3 37 (9.71%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.30%) Red Hat
5 22 (5.77%) Sybase
6 20 (5.25%) ServiceNow
7 16 (4.20%) MuleSoft
7 16 (4.20%) Murex
8 15 (3.94%) Axway
9 13 (3.41%) CA Agile Central
9 13 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (3.41%) Talend
10 12 (3.15%) Splunk
11 11 (2.89%) Dell
11 11 (2.89%) Google
11 11 (2.89%) TIBCO
12 10 (2.62%) Fiorano
12 10 (2.62%) Jitterbit
12 10 (2.62%) VMware
12 10 (2.62%) webMethods