The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Foundry products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 398 - 414
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foundry 14 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% - 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% - 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Average daily rate £470 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 - £413
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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Foundry
England

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Foundry Daily Rate Trend in London

Foundry
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Foundry across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Foundry Daily Rate Histogram in London

Foundry
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Foundry Hourly Rate Trend in London

Foundry
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foundry within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £250 -
Foundry
England

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
4 16 (59.26%) Web Services
4 16 (59.26%) DNS
4 16 (59.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (55.56%) Node.js
5 15 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (55.56%) Java
6 14 (51.85%) Security Management
6 14 (51.85%) Apache
7 13 (48.15%) Ruby
7 13 (48.15%) nginx
8 12 (44.44%) Akamai
9 11 (40.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (40.74%) Open Source
9 11 (40.74%) UNIX
10 10 (37.04%) Nagios
10 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (29.63%) CloudStack
11 8 (29.63%) collectd
12 6 (22.22%) VMware
12 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
13 5 (18.52%) Ansible
13 5 (18.52%) TDD
13 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
14 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
14 4 (14.81%) HTML

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
3 15 (55.56%) Node.js
4 14 (51.85%) Apache
5 13 (48.15%) nginx
6 8 (29.63%) CloudStack
7 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Heroku
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.11%) Capybara
2 3 (11.11%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.70%) Mocha
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Bower
3 1 (3.70%) PhantomJS
3 1 (3.70%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (3.70%) Games
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Managed Services Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) CSS3
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 3 (11.11%) Sinatra
3 3 (11.11%) Sass
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (51.85%) Security Management
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.11%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCIE
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (37.04%) Nagios
3 8 (29.63%) collectd
4 5 (18.52%) Ansible
5 3 (11.11%) Puppet
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Akamai
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) New Relic
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
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Hydrogen Group
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