Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 138 144
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6 +82
Contract jobs citing Confluence 978 924 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.32% 2.00% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.36% 11.50% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 617 442
London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £360 £360 £345
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
London median hourly rate £35.00 - £47.50
10th Percentile £17.65 - £43.75
90th Percentile £50.00 - £51.25
England median hourly rate £46.00 £52.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -12.38% +16.67% +10.77%

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 6,810 8,032 7,594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.13% 17.40% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,734 5,758 5,262
London median daily rate £525 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 84 68
London median hourly rate £32.49 £21.88 £22.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.51% -3.50% +6.22%
10th Percentile £18.59 £13.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.73 £56.38 £48.28
England median hourly rate £18.76 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.26% -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 19 April 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +46 227 £550 +7.32% 3
East London +16 63 £525 -6.67%
South London -31 59 £550 - 3
West London +28 39 £525 +2.44% 5
North London +3 11 £450 +50.00%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 932 (95.30%) JIRA
2 715 (73.11%) Agile Software Development
3 334 (34.15%) Java
4 312 (31.90%) Scrum
5 302 (30.88%) Jenkins
6 279 (28.53%) Git (software)
7 275 (28.12%) Amazon AWS
8 258 (26.38%) DevOps
9 240 (24.54%) Docker
10 220 (22.49%) Finance
11 214 (21.88%) JavaScript
12 204 (20.86%) Atlassian
13 196 (20.04%) Test Automation
14 191 (19.53%) Linux
15 190 (19.43%) BDD
15 190 (19.43%) REST
16 185 (18.92%) TDD
17 168 (17.18%) SQL
18 167 (17.08%) Banking
19 157 (16.05%) Microservices
20 154 (15.75%) Python
21 144 (14.72%) Bitbucket
22 140 (14.31%) Microsoft Azure
23 135 (13.80%) Ansible
24 134 (13.70%) Web Services
25 125 (12.78%) Kubernetes
26 123 (12.58%) User Stories
27 118 (12.07%) Security Cleared
28 114 (11.66%) Open Source
29 111 (11.35%) 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 66 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (4.40%) nginx
3 34 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.56%) Apache
5 22 (2.25%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.64%) CMS
6 16 (1.64%) IIS
7 15 (1.53%) JBoss
7 15 (1.53%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (1.23%) WildFly
10 9 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 9 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.82%) WordPress
12 7 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.51%) Drupal
14 4 (0.41%) Jupyter
15 3 (0.31%) Mule
15 3 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.51%) InVision
7 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.10%) HipChat
8 1 (0.10%) InDesign
8 1 (0.10%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.41%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) assyst
5 2 (0.20%) Magento
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.20%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.10%) BPCS
6 1 (0.10%) HFM
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.10%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 275 (28.12%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (14.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (9.41%) GitHub
4 47 (4.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 43 (4.40%) Serverless
6 40 (4.09%) SaaS
7 35 (3.58%) AWS Lambda
8 34 (3.48%) Amazon S3
9 33 (3.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 32 (3.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 30 (3.07%) Slack
12 29 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (2.86%) npm
14 24 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (2.25%) CloudFront
15 22 (2.25%) Office 365
15 22 (2.25%) Route 53
16 20 (2.04%) OpenShift
17 15 (1.53%) PaaS
18 14 (1.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.17%) VPN
2 28 (2.86%) HTTP
3 13 (1.33%) DNS
4 12 (1.23%) Firewall
5 10 (1.02%) SSL
6 9 (0.92%) LAN
6 9 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.82%) Internet
8 7 (0.72%) FTP
8 7 (0.72%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.72%) WAN
9 5 (0.51%) VoIP
10 4 (0.41%) AMQP
10 4 (0.41%) IMAP
10 4 (0.41%) Skype
10 4 (0.41%) SMTP
11 3 (0.31%) DHCP
11 3 (0.31%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 72 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
3 71 (7.26%) NoSQL
4 66 (6.75%) MongoDB
5 53 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 52 (5.32%) MySQL
7 47 (4.81%) Hadoop
8 44 (4.50%) Big Data
9 43 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 41 (4.19%) HBase
11 38 (3.89%) Redis
12 18 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (1.74%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.12%) Blockchain
14 11 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.92%) Apache Hive
17 8 (0.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 932 (95.30%) JIRA
2 302 (30.88%) Jenkins
3 279 (28.53%) Git (software)
4 144 (14.72%) Bitbucket
5 98 (10.02%) Maven
6 95 (9.71%) Cucumber
7 67 (6.85%) Selenium
8 62 (6.34%) JUnit
9 52 (5.32%) Subversion
10 46 (4.70%) TeamCity
11 42 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 42 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
12 38 (3.89%) Pylint
12 38 (3.89%) Sourcetree
13 35 (3.58%) gulp
14 32 (3.27%) SonarQube
15 31 (3.17%) GitLab
15 31 (3.17%) Grunt
15 31 (3.17%) Jasmine
16 29 (2.97%) Eclipse
General
1 220 (22.49%) Finance
2 167 (17.08%) Banking
3 46 (4.70%) Retail
4 43 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 39 (3.99%) Front Office
6 35 (3.58%) Marketing
7 21 (2.15%) Retail Banking
8 16 (1.64%) Law
8 16 (1.64%) Legal
9 14 (1.43%) Games
10 12 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.92%) Back Office
11 9 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.61%) Publishing
14 5 (0.51%) Advertising
14 5 (0.51%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.41%) Electronics
15 4 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 297 (30.37%) Developer
2 125 (12.78%) Analyst
3 109 (11.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 101 (10.33%) Java Developer
5 70 (7.16%) Business Analyst
6 63 (6.44%) Project Manager
7 46 (4.70%) Architect
8 44 (4.50%) Python Developer
9 40 (4.09%) Scrum Master
10 39 (3.99%) Full Stack Developer
11 34 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 34 (3.48%) Tester
12 28 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
13 27 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
14 26 (2.66%) Administrator
14 26 (2.66%) AWS DevOps
15 25 (2.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 24 (2.45%) Test Analyst
17 21 (2.15%) Senior Developer
18 20 (2.04%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (19.43%) REST
2 134 (13.70%) Web Services
3 102 (10.43%) RESTful
3 102 (10.43%) Spring
4 93 (9.51%) JSON
5 91 (9.30%) HTML
6 87 (8.90%) React
7 84 (8.59%) AngularJS
8 78 (7.98%) Kafka
9 77 (7.87%) CSS
10 74 (7.57%) Node.js
11 67 (6.85%) Elastic Stack
12 57 (5.83%) HTML5
13 55 (5.62%) Redux
14 54 (5.52%) Hibernate
15 50 (5.11%) .NET
16 43 (4.40%) Spring Boot
17 42 (4.29%) Gherkin
17 42 (4.29%) SOAP
18 41 (4.19%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 101 (10.33%) User Experience
2 65 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.81%) Fintech
4 38 (3.89%) Linux Command Line
5 37 (3.78%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (1.94%) Cloud Native
7 19 (1.94%) NHS
7 19 (1.94%) Virtual Team
8 17 (1.74%) iPad
9 16 (1.64%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
11 13 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.23%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.12%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.92%) Bitcoin
15 9 (0.92%) Equities
16 8 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 191 (19.53%) Linux
2 108 (11.04%) Unix
3 64 (6.54%) Windows
4 26 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 26 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (1.53%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.43%) Android
7 13 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.23%) VMS
9 10 (1.02%) CentOS
10 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.72%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 715 (73.11%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (31.90%) Scrum
3 258 (26.38%) DevOps
4 196 (20.04%) Test Automation
5 190 (19.43%) BDD
6 185 (18.92%) TDD
7 157 (16.05%) Microservices
8 123 (12.58%) User Stories
9 114 (11.66%) Open Source
10 111 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
11 107 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
12 103 (10.53%) Kanban
13 97 (9.92%) SDLC
14 88 (9.00%) Project Management
15 70 (7.16%) Web Development
16 68 (6.95%) E-Commerce
17 66 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 64 (6.54%) Sprint Planning
19 59 (6.03%) Business Analysis
20 56 (5.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 334 (34.15%) Java
2 214 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 168 (17.18%) SQL
4 154 (15.75%) Python
5 77 (7.87%) Java 8
6 63 (6.44%) Bash Shell
7 43 (4.40%) C#
7 43 (4.40%) ES6
8 41 (4.19%) TypeScript
9 39 (3.99%) Shell Script
10 37 (3.78%) Ruby
11 35 (3.58%) Groovy
12 32 (3.27%) Scala
13 31 (3.17%) PowerShell
14 24 (2.45%) Perl
15 22 (2.25%) PHP
16 21 (2.15%) C
17 16 (1.64%) C++
18 14 (1.43%) Go
19 13 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 118 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 95 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 47 (4.81%) Degree
4 21 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.84%) AWS Certification
7 17 (1.74%) ISEB
8 15 (1.53%) PMP
9 14 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 14 (1.43%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.23%) ACCA
10 12 (1.23%) CIMA
11 8 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.51%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.41%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.31%) CHECK Team Member
16 2 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (10.33%) QA
2 20 (2.04%) PMO
3 5 (0.51%) MiFID
4 4 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.41%) GDPR
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.31%) PSD2
6 2 (0.20%) SLA
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 240 (24.54%) Docker
2 23 (2.35%) HDFS
3 21 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.51%) Squid
5 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.20%) etcd
6 2 (0.20%) flannel
6 2 (0.20%) iptables
6 2 (0.20%) KVM
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) Varnish
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 135 (13.80%) Ansible
2 125 (12.78%) Kubernetes
3 98 (10.02%) Terraform
4 38 (3.89%) Packer
5 28 (2.86%) Consul
6 26 (2.66%) Puppet
7 25 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (2.25%) Kibana
9 17 (1.74%) logstash
10 13 (1.33%) Mesos
11 12 (1.23%) Marathon
12 8 (0.82%) Salt
13 7 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
13 7 (0.72%) Prometheus
13 7 (0.72%) SCCM
13 7 (0.72%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.61%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.51%) Grafana
15 5 (0.51%) Graphite
15 5 (0.51%) rkt
Vendors
1 204 (20.86%) Atlassian
2 66 (6.75%) Splunk
3 56 (5.73%) Oracle
4 55 (5.62%) Google
5 54 (5.52%) Microsoft
6 41 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (3.17%) Adobe
8 23 (2.35%) MuleSoft
8 23 (2.35%) VMware
9 19 (1.94%) Sybase
10 18 (1.84%) Red Hat
11 16 (1.64%) ServiceNow
12 15 (1.53%) SAP
13 12 (1.23%) Apple
13 12 (1.23%) Informatica
14 11 (1.12%) New Relic
15 10 (1.02%) hybris
16 9 (0.92%) IBM
16 9 (0.92%) TIBCO
17 7 (0.72%) Northgate