Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 135 241
Rank change year-on-year +3 +106 +125
Contract jobs citing Confluence 960 819 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.07% 2.00% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.17% 10.22% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 456 275
London median daily rate £513 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £350 £338 £305
90th Percentile £638 £613 £636
England median daily rate £500 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
London median hourly rate - £47.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.83% -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -20.83% +37.14%

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 7,890 8,012 7,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.04% 19.54% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,724 5,549 5,084
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £262
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 94 103
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -11.21% +7.00%
10th Percentile £12.70 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.13 £56.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.35
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.36% +7.50%

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 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily 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 February 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 -18 128 £500 +9.89% 27
South London +14 116 £550 +13.99% 1
West London -26 29 £513 +3.54% 12
East London -12 9 £475 +7.34% 8
North London - 1 £300 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 919 (95.73%) JIRA
2 672 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 425 (44.27%) Java
4 369 (38.44%) Git (software)
5 321 (33.44%) Jenkins
6 319 (33.23%) DevOps
7 265 (27.60%) Scrum
8 249 (25.94%) Docker
9 240 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 224 (23.33%) Linux
11 212 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
11 212 (22.08%) BDD
12 208 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
12 208 (21.67%) TDD
13 206 (21.46%) Microservices
14 200 (20.83%) Atlassian
14 200 (20.83%) Python
15 195 (20.31%) Finance
16 180 (18.75%) REST
17 176 (18.33%) Security Cleared
18 172 (17.92%) RESTful
19 168 (17.50%) Ansible
20 163 (16.98%) Unix
21 149 (15.52%) JUnit
22 145 (15.10%) SC Cleared
23 134 (13.96%) Web Services
24 131 (13.65%) JavaScript
25 130 (13.54%) Maven
26 127 (13.23%) Banking
27 125 (13.02%) Kanban

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 63 (6.56%) WildFly
2 38 (3.96%) Apache
3 35 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 28 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (2.92%) Tomcat
5 27 (2.81%) OpenStack
6 23 (2.40%) nginx
7 21 (2.19%) CMS
8 19 (1.98%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.67%) WordPress
10 14 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.46%) IIS
10 14 (1.46%) JBoss
10 14 (1.46%) Mule
11 12 (1.25%) Apache Spark
11 12 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
11 12 (1.25%) Drupal
12 10 (1.04%) Mule ESB
13 8 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (0.63%) EPiServer
Applications
1 18 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.67%) HipChat
3 13 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.31%) InVision
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.10%) InDesign
11 1 (0.10%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 21 (2.19%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 212 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (13.02%) GitHub
3 78 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (5.10%) Amazon S3
5 44 (4.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 43 (4.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 41 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
8 40 (4.17%) Slack
9 36 (3.75%) Serverless
10 33 (3.44%) Route 53
11 31 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
12 29 (3.02%) CloudFront
13 25 (2.60%) Trello
14 22 (2.29%) npm
15 16 (1.67%) BrowserStack
16 15 (1.56%) G Suite
17 13 (1.35%) PaaS
18 12 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
18 12 (1.25%) IaaS
19 10 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.69%) HTTP
2 28 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.50%) SSL
4 22 (2.29%) Firewall
5 21 (2.19%) DNS
6 18 (1.88%) Kerberos
7 10 (1.04%) VPN
8 8 (0.83%) SMS
9 7 (0.73%) Network Security
10 6 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (0.63%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (0.63%) OpenVPN
10 6 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.63%) SSH
11 5 (0.52%) FTP
11 5 (0.52%) IMAP
11 5 (0.52%) SMTP
12 4 (0.42%) DHCP
13 3 (0.31%) OSPF
13 3 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 86 (8.96%) RDBMS
3 83 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
4 79 (8.23%) Hadoop
5 56 (5.83%) MySQL
6 54 (5.63%) Big Data
6 54 (5.63%) SQL Server
7 45 (4.69%) MongoDB
8 42 (4.38%) Amazon RDS
9 41 (4.27%) NoSQL
10 30 (3.13%) HBase
11 21 (2.19%) Endeca
12 20 (2.08%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (0.94%) DB2
16 8 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (0.83%) Redis
17 7 (0.73%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 919 (95.73%) JIRA
2 369 (38.44%) Git (software)
3 321 (33.44%) Jenkins
4 149 (15.52%) JUnit
5 130 (13.54%) Maven
6 114 (11.88%) Mockito
7 110 (11.46%) Cucumber
8 109 (11.35%) Selenium
9 99 (10.31%) SonarQube
10 79 (8.23%) Vagrant
11 76 (7.92%) Bitbucket
11 76 (7.92%) Checkstyle
11 76 (7.92%) Liquibase
12 61 (6.35%) TeamCity
13 45 (4.69%) WebDriver
14 44 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 44 (4.58%) Subversion
15 42 (4.38%) IntelliJ
16 36 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
17 34 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 195 (20.31%) Finance
2 127 (13.23%) Banking
3 22 (2.29%) Retail
3 22 (2.29%) Retail Banking
4 19 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.46%) Games
5 14 (1.46%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.25%) Front Office
7 10 (1.04%) Billing
7 10 (1.04%) Marketing
8 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.63%) Legal
10 5 (0.52%) Publishing
11 3 (0.31%) Automotive
11 3 (0.31%) Back Office
12 2 (0.21%) Advertising
12 2 (0.21%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 297 (30.94%) Developer
2 162 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 151 (15.73%) Java Developer
4 118 (12.29%) Analyst
5 56 (5.83%) Business Analyst
6 54 (5.63%) AWS DevOps
7 51 (5.31%) AWS Engineer
8 50 (5.21%) Scrum Master
9 49 (5.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 48 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 44 (4.58%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 40 (4.17%) Project Manager
13 37 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 34 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
15 31 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 28 (2.92%) Architect
16 28 (2.92%) Tester
17 26 (2.71%) Test Analyst
18 25 (2.60%) Administrator
18 25 (2.60%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (18.75%) REST
2 172 (17.92%) RESTful
3 134 (13.96%) Web Services
4 115 (11.98%) Spring
5 109 (11.35%) Hibernate
6 105 (10.94%) Node.js
7 103 (10.73%) HTML
8 86 (8.96%) JAX-RS
9 81 (8.44%) Drools
10 77 (8.02%) CSS
11 76 (7.92%) HTML5
12 75 (7.81%) JMS
13 74 (7.71%) WireMock
14 73 (7.60%) Lambda Expressions
15 65 (6.77%) Java EE
16 63 (6.56%) .NET
17 58 (6.04%) Gherkin
17 58 (6.04%) XML
18 56 (5.83%) JSON
19 47 (4.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.79%) Linux Command Line
2 64 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.10%) User Experience
4 40 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 38 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 27 (2.81%) iPad
8 26 (2.71%) Social Media
9 24 (2.50%) Fintech
10 23 (2.40%) Virtual Team
11 22 (2.29%) Wiki
12 19 (1.98%) Data Centre
13 16 (1.67%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (1.56%) Video on Demand
15 14 (1.46%) Video\Live Streaming
16 13 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
16 13 (1.35%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.35%) Public Cloud
17 10 (1.04%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 224 (23.33%) Linux
2 163 (16.98%) Unix
3 69 (7.19%) Windows
4 66 (6.88%) VMS
5 43 (4.48%) Apple iOS
6 42 (4.38%) CentOS
6 42 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (3.02%) Android
7 29 (3.02%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (33.23%) DevOps
3 265 (27.60%) Scrum
4 240 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 212 (22.08%) BDD
6 208 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
6 208 (21.67%) TDD
7 206 (21.46%) Microservices
8 125 (13.02%) Kanban
9 121 (12.60%) Configuration Management
10 116 (12.08%) OO
11 87 (9.06%) Open Source
11 87 (9.06%) User Stories
12 84 (8.75%) Project Management
13 80 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 77 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
15 76 (7.92%) Domain-Driven Design
16 75 (7.81%) OOA/OOD
17 74 (7.71%) CQRS
18 73 (7.60%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 425 (44.27%) Java
2 200 (20.83%) Python
3 131 (13.65%) JavaScript
4 111 (11.56%) Bash Shell
5 107 (11.15%) SQL
6 70 (7.29%) JPQL
7 55 (5.73%) C#
8 50 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 50 (5.21%) Ruby
9 46 (4.79%) Groovy
10 30 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 28 (2.92%) Perl
12 19 (1.98%) PHP
13 16 (1.67%) Apple Swift
13 16 (1.67%) Go
14 15 (1.56%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.35%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.15%) Scala
17 10 (1.04%) ES6
18 9 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 145 (15.10%) SC Cleared
3 65 (6.77%) Degree
4 36 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 25 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (1.88%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.35%) AWS Certification
7 13 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.83%) ISEB
9 7 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.73%) PMP
10 5 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.42%) IIBA
12 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.10%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (9.17%) QA
2 20 (2.08%) PMO
3 11 (1.15%) WCAG
4 7 (0.73%) GDPR
5 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.52%) GCP
6 4 (0.42%) PSD2
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.21%) MiFID
7 2 (0.21%) SLA
7 2 (0.21%) WAI
8 1 (0.10%) EMIR
8 1 (0.10%) HL7
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 249 (25.94%) Docker
2 20 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.94%) HDFS
4 9 (0.94%) vCloud
5 8 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.63%) Postfix
7 6 (0.63%) Squid
8 2 (0.21%) Cronacle
8 2 (0.21%) Gluster
8 2 (0.21%) NFS
8 2 (0.21%) OpenDJ
8 2 (0.21%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.10%) iptables
9 1 (0.10%) KVM
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 168 (17.50%) Ansible
2 114 (11.88%) Terraform
3 111 (11.56%) Puppet
4 102 (10.63%) Kubernetes
5 96 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.71%) Rancher
7 21 (2.19%) Nagios
8 15 (1.56%) Icinga
8 15 (1.56%) ZABBIX
9 14 (1.46%) HP ALM
10 12 (1.25%) Kibana
11 11 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (1.15%) Packer
12 10 (1.04%) Mesos
13 9 (0.94%) logstash
13 9 (0.94%) Salt
14 8 (0.83%) Consul
15 6 (0.63%) Ambari
15 6 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
16 5 (0.52%) yum
Vendors
1 200 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 82 (8.54%) Oracle
3 59 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 37 (3.85%) Splunk
5 31 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 31 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 29 (3.02%) Google
7 28 (2.92%) AppDynamics
8 23 (2.40%) Cisco
8 23 (2.40%) VMware
9 22 (2.29%) ATG
10 19 (1.98%) HP
10 19 (1.98%) New Relic
11 17 (1.77%) Adobe
12 16 (1.67%) IBM
13 15 (1.56%) Sonatype
14 13 (1.35%) Hortonworks
14 13 (1.35%) hybris
14 13 (1.35%) Sybase
15 12 (1.25%) Apple