Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 104 133 121
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 +6
Contract jobs citing Confluence 961 377 682
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.57% 2.14% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.16% 14.57% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 254 443
10th Percentile £400 £340 £351
25th Percentile £463 £400 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £598
90th Percentile £700 £655 £675
England median daily rate £525 £450 £486
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.41% -2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £49.00 £76.25 £12.13
Median hourly rate £50.00 £77.50 £12.25
Median % change year-on-year -35.48% +532.65% -
75th Percentile £51.00 £78.75 £12.38
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £50.64 £45.00 £53.75
% change year-on-year +12.52% -16.28% +17.49%

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 4,766 2,587 4,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.74% 14.68% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,405 1,844 3,222
10th Percentile £356 £300 £275
25th Percentile £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £671 £613 £588
90th Percentile £750 £697 £675
England median daily rate £525 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +10.99% +5.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 21 47
10th Percentile £19.35 £21.25 £15.00
25th Percentile £23.25 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% +66.67% -2.72%
75th Percentile £52.38 £47.50 £36.70
90th Percentile £70.02 £55.00 £49.18
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.84% +34.21% +1.33%

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 21 January 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
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 21 January 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 +16 94 £558 +8.78% 52
South London -15 16 £450 -21.74% 6
West London -20 8 £525 +10.01% 4
East London -9 3 - - 13
North London +1 2 £800 +166.67%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 908 (94.48%) JIRA
2 619 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (31.84%) Scrum
4 288 (29.97%) DevOps
5 255 (26.53%) Finance
6 247 (25.70%) Social Skills
7 234 (24.35%) Jenkins
8 209 (21.75%) Java
9 208 (21.64%) Git (software)
10 194 (20.19%) CI/CD
11 182 (18.94%) Banking
12 181 (18.83%) Azure
13 167 (17.38%) SQL
14 152 (15.82%) Python
14 152 (15.82%) AWS
15 131 (13.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 125 (13.01%) Docker
17 123 (12.80%) Microservices
18 118 (12.28%) Test Automation
19 115 (11.97%) Ansible
20 114 (11.86%) Linux
21 111 (11.55%) Atlassian
22 110 (11.45%) User Stories
23 102 (10.61%) Microsoft
24 101 (10.51%) Project Management
25 100 (10.41%) Kubernetes
26 98 (10.20%) JavaScript
27 96 (9.99%) Security Cleared
28 93 (9.68%) Spring
28 93 (9.68%) 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 87 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 42 (4.37%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.98%) CMS
4 18 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (1.66%) Apache
6 15 (1.56%) IIS
6 15 (1.56%) nginx
6 15 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.94%) JBoss
9 8 (0.83%) Red Hat Fuse
10 6 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.62%) Headless CMS
10 6 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (0.52%) Magnolia
11 5 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.42%) Jupyter
12 4 (0.42%) Mattermost
12 4 (0.42%) SAS
12 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (5.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (4.99%) MS Visio
3 44 (4.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 34 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
5 21 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.52%) Sketch
7 4 (0.42%) InVision
7 4 (0.42%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.21%) Zeplin
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.10%) InDesign
10 1 (0.10%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Cloudability
2 4 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.10%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) Primavera
5 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.10%) Summit
5 1 (0.10%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 181 (18.83%) Azure
2 152 (15.82%) AWS
3 89 (9.26%) GitHub
4 69 (7.18%) GCP
5 41 (4.27%) SaaS
6 38 (3.95%) PaaS
7 37 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
7 37 (3.85%) Power Platform
8 33 (3.43%) Serverless
9 30 (3.12%) Slack
10 27 (2.81%) Figma
10 27 (2.81%) Miro
10 27 (2.81%) OpenShift
11 26 (2.71%) Amazon S3
12 23 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
13 19 (1.98%) IaaS
14 17 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (1.77%) Azure Monitor
15 16 (1.66%) Amazon EKS
15 16 (1.66%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.66%) Firewall
2 14 (1.46%) Kerberos
3 13 (1.35%) DNS
4 11 (1.14%) Internet
5 10 (1.04%) FIX Connectivity
5 10 (1.04%) VPN
6 9 (0.94%) HTTP
6 9 (0.94%) LAN
7 8 (0.83%) SSL
7 8 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.73%) Network Security
8 7 (0.73%) Skype
9 6 (0.62%) Bluetooth
9 6 (0.62%) FTP
10 4 (0.42%) SAN
10 4 (0.42%) VoIP
10 4 (0.42%) WAN
11 3 (0.31%) BGP
11 3 (0.31%) Multicast
11 3 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.10%) Big Data
3 47 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (4.16%) MySQL
5 36 (3.75%) NoSQL
5 36 (3.75%) Power BI
6 28 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.71%) Apache Hive
7 26 (2.71%) MongoDB
8 22 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (1.87%) Data Lake
11 17 (1.77%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.77%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (0.94%) HBase
15 6 (0.62%) Cloud Spanner
15 6 (0.62%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 908 (94.48%) JIRA
2 234 (24.35%) Jenkins
3 208 (21.64%) Git (software)
4 89 (9.26%) Bitbucket
5 83 (8.64%) GitLab
6 76 (7.91%) Maven
7 69 (7.18%) Cucumber
8 48 (4.99%) TeamCity
9 38 (3.95%) WebDriver
10 37 (3.85%) SonarQube
11 34 (3.54%) REST Assured
12 33 (3.43%) Selenium
12 33 (3.43%) Subversion
13 32 (3.33%) Hudson
13 32 (3.33%) JUnit
14 31 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 31 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
15 26 (2.71%) JMeter
16 22 (2.29%) Postman
17 18 (1.87%) SoapUI
General
1 255 (26.53%) Finance
2 247 (25.70%) Social Skills
3 182 (18.94%) Banking
4 87 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (5.83%) Investment Banking
6 50 (5.20%) Retail
7 44 (4.58%) Public Sector
8 38 (3.95%) Presentation Skills
9 37 (3.85%) Marketing
10 27 (2.81%) Front Office
11 23 (2.39%) Influencing Skills
12 19 (1.98%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
13 15 (1.56%) Publishing
14 14 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
14 14 (1.46%) Legal
14 14 (1.46%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.94%) Advertising
16 8 (0.83%) Telecoms
17 6 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 198 (20.60%) Developer
2 128 (13.32%) Analyst
3 118 (12.28%) Business Analyst
4 80 (8.32%) Architect
5 54 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (4.99%) Java Developer
7 40 (4.16%) Scrum Master
8 38 (3.95%) Data Engineer
9 36 (3.75%) Designer
10 31 (3.23%) Administrator
11 30 (3.12%) Software Developer
12 29 (3.02%) Project Manager
12 29 (3.02%) UI Designer
13 28 (2.91%) UX Designer
14 27 (2.81%) Developer in Test
15 26 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
15 26 (2.71%) UI/UX Designer
16 25 (2.60%) Agile Coach
17 23 (2.39%) JIRA Administrator
17 23 (2.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (9.68%) Spring
2 88 (9.16%) REST
3 72 (7.49%) .NET
4 62 (6.45%) RESTful
5 55 (5.72%) XML
6 50 (5.20%) HTML
6 50 (5.20%) Spring Boot
7 49 (5.10%) React
8 48 (4.99%) Node.js
9 43 (4.47%) JSON
10 42 (4.37%) Kafka
11 37 (3.85%) CSS
11 37 (3.85%) Hibernate
12 35 (3.64%) AngularJS
13 32 (3.33%) PySpark
14 31 (3.23%) ASP.NET
14 31 (3.23%) JPA
15 28 (2.91%) Web Services
16 22 (2.29%) GraphQL
16 22 (2.29%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.84%) User Experience
2 58 (6.04%) Virtual Team
3 42 (4.37%) Mobile App
4 24 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 23 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.77%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.77%) Derivative
8 16 (1.66%) Reference Data
9 14 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 13 (1.35%) Cloud Native
11 12 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.14%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.14%) Replication
13 10 (1.04%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.94%) Legacy Systems
15 8 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.73%) Clustering
16 7 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.86%) Linux
2 85 (8.84%) Windows
3 59 (6.14%) Unix
4 21 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.98%) Android
7 17 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.46%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (0.73%) CentOS
10 7 (0.73%) Solaris
10 7 (0.73%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.52%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
13 3 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.21%) MVS
14 2 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (31.84%) Scrum
3 288 (29.97%) DevOps
4 194 (20.19%) CI/CD
5 131 (13.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 123 (12.80%) Microservices
7 118 (12.28%) Test Automation
8 110 (11.45%) User Stories
9 101 (10.51%) Project Management
10 93 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
11 92 (9.57%) Kanban
12 87 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (8.01%) Data Modelling
14 76 (7.91%) BDD
15 75 (7.80%) TDD
16 69 (7.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 64 (6.66%) Analytics
18 63 (6.56%) SDLC
19 61 (6.35%) Business Analysis
20 54 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 209 (21.75%) Java
2 167 (17.38%) SQL
3 152 (15.82%) Python
4 98 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 88 (9.16%) C#
6 71 (7.39%) PowerShell
7 36 (3.75%) Scala
8 29 (3.02%) Bash
8 29 (3.02%) Groovy
9 25 (2.60%) Java 8
9 25 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 20 (2.08%) Java 11
11 12 (1.25%) C++
12 11 (1.14%) C
12 11 (1.14%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.04%) Kotlin
13 10 (1.04%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.94%) Apple Swift
14 9 (0.94%) Ruby
14 9 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 96 (9.99%) Security Cleared
2 78 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 37 (3.85%) Degree
4 11 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.73%) ISEB
7 7 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (0.52%) PMP
9 5 (0.52%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.42%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.42%) MCSE
10 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.42%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.31%) CBAP
11 3 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.56%) QA
2 30 (3.12%) PMO
3 29 (3.02%) Accessibility
4 28 (2.91%) GDPR
5 22 (2.29%) EMIR
5 22 (2.29%) MiFID
6 19 (1.98%) Dodd-Frank
7 13 (1.35%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.31%) ISO 20022
10 2 (0.21%) COBIT
10 2 (0.21%) NCSC
10 2 (0.21%) SEPA
10 2 (0.21%) SLA
11 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.10%) GLBA
11 1 (0.10%) HL7
11 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.10%) NIST
System Software
1 125 (13.01%) Docker
2 54 (5.62%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.62%) OpenAM
5 6 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.52%) vSphere
7 3 (0.31%) NFS
8 2 (0.21%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 2 (0.21%) HDFS
8 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.21%) KVM
8 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.10%) iptables
9 1 (0.10%) OpenDJ
9 1 (0.10%) vCloud
9 1 (0.10%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 115 (11.97%) Ansible
2 100 (10.41%) Kubernetes
3 76 (7.91%) Terraform
4 28 (2.91%) Puppet
5 20 (2.08%) Kibana
5 20 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.56%) Grafana
7 12 (1.25%) Prometheus
8 11 (1.14%) Control-M
9 10 (1.04%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.94%) logstash
10 9 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (0.83%) Consul
11 8 (0.83%) Packer
11 8 (0.83%) QRadar
12 7 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (0.73%) Rancher
13 6 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.62%) Netcool
14 5 (0.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 111 (11.55%) Atlassian
2 102 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 57 (5.93%) Google
4 54 (5.62%) Oracle
5 42 (4.37%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (4.16%) Hortonworks
7 38 (3.95%) Splunk
8 36 (3.75%) ServiceNow
9 29 (3.02%) Cloudera
10 26 (2.71%) VMware
11 19 (1.98%) Red Hat
12 14 (1.46%) CA Agile Central
13 13 (1.35%) IBM
13 13 (1.35%) SAP
14 12 (1.25%) Bloomberg
14 12 (1.25%) CyberArk
14 12 (1.25%) ION Trading
15 11 (1.14%) Adobe
15 11 (1.14%) MarketAxess
15 11 (1.14%) Tradeweb