The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Foundry skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Foundry over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Foundry
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
617 554 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.28% 16.94% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 297 211
Average daily rate £375 £354 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 24 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Cloud Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Foundry across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Cloud Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cloud Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cloud Foundry Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cloud Foundry
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Cloud 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 Cloud Foundry.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Bluemix

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Cloud 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 Cloud Foundry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Bluemix
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware