The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridgeshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Foundry Networks.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foundry 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
356 306 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.38% 51.00% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 126 172
Average daily rate £375 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 47
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Foundry
East of England

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Foundry across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foundry across the Cambridgeshire region.

Foundry Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Foundry
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Foundry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Foundry.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Akamai
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Percona
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) collectd

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Foundry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Foundry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) collectd
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Akamai
1 1 (100.00%) Percona
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace