The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foundry over the 3 months to 16 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 England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foundry
Rank 550 - 553
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foundry 16 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% - 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.067% - 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 8
Average daily rate £465 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £411
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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24018 20541 25376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.86% 46.77% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13757 11298 13318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1136 1256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in England

Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Foundry Daily Rate Trend in England

Foundry
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Foundry across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Foundry Daily Rate Histogram in England

Foundry
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Foundry across the England region.

Foundry Hourly Rate Trend in England

Foundry
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - 14 £470 - 1
South East - 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Foundry
UK

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (62.07%) Tomcat
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) Web Services
5 16 (55.17%) Java
5 16 (55.17%) DNS
5 16 (55.17%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (55.17%) Node.js
5 16 (55.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (51.72%) Apache
7 14 (48.28%) Ruby
7 14 (48.28%) Security Management
8 13 (44.83%) Akamai
8 13 (44.83%) nginx
9 12 (41.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (41.38%) UNIX
10 11 (37.93%) Nagios
10 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (37.93%) Open Source
11 9 (31.03%) CloudStack
11 9 (31.03%) collectd
12 8 (27.59%) VMware
13 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.69%) OpenStack
14 5 (17.24%) Ansible
14 5 (17.24%) TDD
15 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
15 4 (13.79%) HTML
15 4 (13.79%) CSS

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (68.97%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (62.07%) Tomcat
3 16 (55.17%) Node.js
4 15 (51.72%) Apache
5 13 (44.83%) nginx
6 9 (31.03%) CloudStack
7 6 (20.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Heroku
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
3 1 (3.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.34%) Capybara
2 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) Mocha
3 1 (3.45%) Grunt
3 1 (3.45%) PhantomJS
3 1 (3.45%) Yeoman
3 1 (3.45%) Bower
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Managed Services Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) HTML5
2 4 (13.79%) CSS3
3 3 (10.34%) Sass
3 3 (10.34%) Sinatra
4 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (48.28%) Security Management
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.34%) Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) Ruby
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) VCAP
2 1 (3.45%) CCIE
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) RHCE
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) vCloud
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (37.93%) Nagios
3 9 (31.03%) collectd
4 5 (17.24%) Ansible
5 3 (10.34%) Puppet
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Akamai
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) New Relic
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.90%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Percona
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago