Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 120 138
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing Confluence 667 1,005 969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.36% 2.28% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.93% 13.70% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 662 676
London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £350 £356 £350
90th Percentile £675 £675 £641
England median daily rate £498 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -0.50% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -25.53% -6.00% +5.26%

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 4,188 7,334 7,956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.84% 16.65% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,900 5,192 5,761
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £306 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 87
London median hourly rate £26.74 £24.56 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.90% +19.78% +7.89%
10th Percentile £15.25 £16.03 £12.80
90th Percentile £49.59 £47.80 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.25 £19.57 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.46% +3.01% -2.88%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 +20 140 £525 -4.55% 39
South London +44 70 £550 +2.33% 5
West London +17 10 £456 -13.10% 6
East London +3 7 £489 -6.95% 11
North London +11 2 £500 +11.11% 2
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 648 (97.15%) JIRA
2 467 (70.01%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (38.38%) DevOps
4 203 (30.43%) Scrum
5 192 (28.79%) Java
6 183 (27.44%) Security Cleared
7 168 (25.19%) Git (software)
8 160 (23.99%) SQL
9 159 (23.84%) AWS
10 156 (23.39%) SC Cleared
11 150 (22.49%) Jenkins
12 134 (20.09%) Docker
13 119 (17.84%) Linux
14 109 (16.34%) Microservices
15 107 (16.04%) Kubernetes
15 107 (16.04%) Azure
16 106 (15.89%) Finance
17 105 (15.74%) Terraform
18 90 (13.49%) Web Services
19 88 (13.19%) Atlassian
19 88 (13.19%) Test Automation
19 88 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
20 87 (13.04%) Oracle
21 86 (12.89%) Python
22 85 (12.74%) REST
23 84 (12.59%) TDD
23 84 (12.59%) Public Sector
24 79 (11.84%) QA
25 77 (11.54%) Kanban
26 76 (11.39%) JSON

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 67 (10.04%) WebLogic
2 46 (6.90%) Red Hat Fuse
3 37 (5.55%) JBoss
4 35 (5.25%) MQSeries
5 31 (4.65%) nginx
6 19 (2.85%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.80%) Apache Spark
9 11 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.90%) Apache
12 4 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.60%) Camunda
12 4 (0.60%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.45%) IIS
13 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.30%) Mule
14 2 (0.30%) SAS
15 1 (0.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 22 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.85%) MS Visio
3 16 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.35%) Sketch
5 8 (1.20%) Zeplin
6 5 (0.75%) InVision
6 5 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.15%) Blender
8 1 (0.15%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.15%) MODO
8 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.75%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Magento
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 159 (23.84%) AWS
2 107 (16.04%) Azure
3 59 (8.85%) GitHub
4 46 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (5.85%) Serverless
6 33 (4.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 32 (4.80%) GCP
8 31 (4.65%) Amazon S3
8 31 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
9 26 (3.90%) Slack
10 19 (2.85%) PaaS
11 18 (2.70%) Route 53
12 13 (1.95%) Amazon ECS
12 13 (1.95%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (1.95%) Amazon Glacier
12 13 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (1.95%) AWS CodePipeline
12 13 (1.95%) Power Platform
13 12 (1.80%) BlazeMeter
13 12 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.40%) Firewall
1 16 (2.40%) HTTP
2 14 (2.10%) Wireshark
3 11 (1.65%) DNS
4 10 (1.50%) Internet
4 10 (1.50%) Kerberos
5 9 (1.35%) Network Security
6 7 (1.05%) Broadband
6 7 (1.05%) IPv4
6 7 (1.05%) LAN
7 6 (0.90%) BGP
7 6 (0.90%) BIG-IP
7 6 (0.90%) HSRP
7 6 (0.90%) MPLS
7 6 (0.90%) RSVP
7 6 (0.90%) SNMP
7 6 (0.90%) VPLS
7 6 (0.90%) VRRP
7 6 (0.90%) WAN
7 6 (0.90%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.09%) PostgreSQL
2 69 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 45 (6.75%) MySQL
4 42 (6.30%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.85%) Oracle Database
8 18 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 18 (2.70%) Big Data
9 17 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.80%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
13 9 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (1.20%) Power BI
15 7 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.05%) Hadoop
15 7 (1.05%) HBase
15 7 (1.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 648 (97.15%) JIRA
2 168 (25.19%) Git (software)
3 150 (22.49%) Jenkins
4 50 (7.50%) Bitbucket
5 46 (6.90%) Selenium
6 41 (6.15%) Cucumber
7 34 (5.10%) Gradle
8 28 (4.20%) Postman
9 24 (3.60%) JUnit
9 24 (3.60%) Maven
10 23 (3.45%) SpecFlow
11 22 (3.30%) Mockito
12 20 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (2.85%) GitLab
14 18 (2.70%) JMeter
15 16 (2.40%) SonarQube
16 13 (1.95%) Bugzilla
16 13 (1.95%) Jasmine
17 12 (1.80%) IntelliJ
17 12 (1.80%) Zephyr
General
1 106 (15.89%) Finance
2 84 (12.59%) Public Sector
3 51 (7.65%) Banking
4 22 (3.30%) Retail
5 20 (3.00%) Marketing
6 16 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.80%) Front Office
8 12 (1.80%) German Language
9 11 (1.65%) Advertising
9 11 (1.65%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.20%) Law
11 7 (1.05%) Italian Language
12 6 (0.90%) Electronics
12 6 (0.90%) Games
13 5 (0.75%) Billing
13 5 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Back Office
14 3 (0.45%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 170 (25.49%) Developer
2 88 (13.19%) Analyst
3 84 (12.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 63 (9.45%) Architect
5 57 (8.55%) Java Developer
6 41 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 31 (4.65%) Tester
8 28 (4.20%) Backend Developer
9 25 (3.75%) Consultant
10 23 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
11 21 (3.15%) Applications Architect
11 21 (3.15%) Technical Architect
12 20 (3.00%) .NET Developer
12 20 (3.00%) Test Analyst
13 19 (2.85%) Azure Developer
14 18 (2.70%) Scrum Master
15 16 (2.40%) AWS DevOps
15 16 (2.40%) Cloud Architect
15 16 (2.40%) Senior Developer
15 16 (2.40%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (13.49%) Web Services
2 85 (12.74%) REST
3 76 (11.39%) JSON
4 66 (9.90%) RESTful
5 56 (8.40%) XML
6 55 (8.25%) RabbitMQ
6 55 (8.25%) Spring
7 48 (7.20%) .NET
8 44 (6.60%) Hibernate
9 43 (6.45%) Node.js
9 43 (6.45%) Spring Boot
10 42 (6.30%) CSS
11 38 (5.70%) Apache Camel
11 38 (5.70%) HTML
12 36 (5.40%) ActiveMQ
12 36 (5.40%) AngularJS
12 36 (5.40%) Kafka
13 34 (5.10%) MSMQ
14 27 (4.05%) React
15 20 (3.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.55%) User Experience
2 53 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (2.55%) Wiki
4 16 (2.40%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.25%) Cloud Native
5 15 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.65%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.65%) Replication
7 10 (1.50%) PKI
8 8 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.05%) iPad
9 7 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.90%) Derivative
10 6 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.90%) NHS
10 6 (0.90%) Private Cloud
10 6 (0.90%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 119 (17.84%) Linux
2 36 (5.40%) Unix
3 31 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 31 (4.65%) Windows
4 30 (4.50%) Android
5 18 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.55%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (1.35%) Debian
8 9 (1.35%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.20%) Solaris
10 5 (0.75%) CentOS
10 5 (0.75%) VMS
11 4 (0.60%) SUSE
11 4 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (70.01%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (38.38%) DevOps
3 203 (30.43%) Scrum
4 109 (16.34%) Microservices
5 88 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
5 88 (13.19%) Test Automation
6 84 (12.59%) TDD
7 77 (11.54%) Kanban
8 71 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (10.19%) Waterfall
10 64 (9.60%) BDD
11 59 (8.85%) SDLC
12 54 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
13 53 (7.95%) User Stories
14 52 (7.80%) Project Management
15 44 (6.60%) Software Engineering
16 43 (6.45%) Analytics
16 43 (6.45%) Data Modelling
17 40 (6.00%) Open Source
18 39 (5.85%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (28.79%) Java
2 160 (23.99%) SQL
3 86 (12.89%) Python
4 65 (9.75%) PL/SQL
5 61 (9.15%) JavaScript
6 50 (7.50%) C#
7 49 (7.35%) T-SQL
8 44 (6.60%) Groovy
9 35 (5.25%) Java 8
10 30 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 24 (3.60%) Bash Shell
12 23 (3.45%) Scala
13 15 (2.25%) Ruby
13 15 (2.25%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.65%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.35%) Kotlin
15 9 (1.35%) Perl
16 5 (0.75%) C++
16 5 (0.75%) Go
16 5 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 183 (27.44%) Security Cleared
2 156 (23.39%) SC Cleared
3 22 (3.30%) Degree
4 14 (2.10%) AWS Certification
5 10 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.35%) ISEB
7 7 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.05%) OSCP
8 6 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.90%) MCSA
9 5 (0.75%) CCIE
9 5 (0.75%) CCIE Service Provider
9 5 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.60%) CREST Certified
10 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.60%) PMP
10 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (11.84%) QA
2 11 (1.65%) PMO
3 9 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (1.05%) SLA
5 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.60%) GDPR
5 4 (0.60%) MiFID
6 3 (0.45%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.45%) NCSC
6 3 (0.45%) NIST
6 3 (0.45%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.30%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.30%) WCAG
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 134 (20.09%) Docker
2 17 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.30%) KVM
6 2 (0.30%) Varnish
7 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.15%) HDFS
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) iptables
7 1 (0.15%) NFS
7 1 (0.15%) SRDF
7 1 (0.15%) vSphere
7 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (16.04%) Kubernetes
2 105 (15.74%) Terraform
3 68 (10.19%) Ansible
4 59 (8.85%) Packer
5 36 (5.40%) Consul
6 24 (3.60%) Puppet
7 16 (2.40%) Istio
8 14 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (1.50%) Data Guard
10 9 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (1.20%) Kibana
11 8 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (1.05%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.75%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 2 (0.30%) Cobbler
15 2 (0.30%) Control-M
15 2 (0.30%) Grafana
15 2 (0.30%) Jamf Pro
15 2 (0.30%) MIIS
Vendors
1 88 (13.19%) Atlassian
2 87 (13.04%) Oracle
3 54 (8.10%) Red Hat
4 44 (6.60%) Microsoft
5 36 (5.40%) Sybase
6 34 (5.10%) Axway
6 34 (5.10%) MuleSoft
7 32 (4.80%) Google
8 22 (3.30%) HP
9 20 (3.00%) SAP
10 18 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (2.55%) webMethods
12 16 (2.40%) Adobe
12 16 (2.40%) hybris
12 16 (2.40%) Splunk
13 15 (2.25%) BEA
14 10 (1.50%) Tableau
15 8 (1.20%) Cisco
15 8 (1.20%) Talend
15 8 (1.20%) VMware