The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Foundry skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Foundry over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 248 270 242
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.79% 0.40% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £450 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £700
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1647 1739 1711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.71% 17.78% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1050 937
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 65 83
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.16 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Cloud Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Cloud Foundry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Cloud Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cloud Foundry Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cloud Foundry Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 4 - -
Surrey - 4 £450 - 1
Kent +10 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Cloud Foundry
England

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 55 (94.83%) Java
2 33 (56.90%) TDD
3 32 (55.17%) PaaS
4 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
5 29 (50.00%) Go
6 27 (46.55%) DevOps
6 27 (46.55%) Heroku
6 27 (46.55%) Ruby
7 26 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (43.10%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (41.38%) Spring
10 23 (39.66%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (39.66%) OpenStack
11 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (34.48%) Docker
12 20 (34.48%) Microservices
13 18 (31.03%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (29.31%) vSphere
14 17 (29.31%) Scrum
15 16 (27.59%) Web Services
15 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
15 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
16 15 (25.86%) Redis
17 14 (24.14%) Linux
17 14 (24.14%) J2EE
17 14 (24.14%) Finance
17 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
18 13 (22.41%) JSON
18 13 (22.41%) Tomcat

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (39.66%) OpenStack
2 13 (22.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.17%) GemFire
5 1 (1.72%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.72%) Jetty
5 1 (1.72%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 32 (55.17%) PaaS
2 27 (46.55%) Heroku
3 26 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (22.41%) Bluemix
5 13 (22.41%) IBM Cloud
6 8 (13.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (8.62%) GitHub
8 3 (5.17%) IaaS
9 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (3.45%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.72%) Engine Yard
10 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) AMQP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (25.86%) Redis
3 8 (13.79%) MySQL
3 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.34%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.90%) Big Data
7 3 (5.17%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.17%) HBase
7 3 (5.17%) OLTP
8 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.45%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.69%) Eclipse
4 9 (15.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (15.52%) JIRA
5 8 (13.79%) Ant
5 8 (13.79%) Maven
5 8 (13.79%) Subversion
6 4 (6.90%) Gradle
6 4 (6.90%) JUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Aerospace
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Java Engineer
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (15.52%) Cloud Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (15.52%) Java Software Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
8 7 (12.07%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (12.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (12.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (12.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (8.62%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 4 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (6.90%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) Spring
2 23 (39.66%) RabbitMQ
3 16 (27.59%) Web Services
4 14 (24.14%) J2EE
5 13 (22.41%) JSON
6 10 (17.24%) Spring Boot
7 9 (15.52%) REST
8 8 (13.79%) JDBC
8 8 (13.79%) JSP
8 8 (13.79%) Servlets
8 8 (13.79%) XML
9 7 (12.07%) JMS
9 7 (12.07%) OAuth2
9 7 (12.07%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (10.34%) OAuth
11 5 (8.62%) Kafka
12 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
13 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.17%) Middleware
13 3 (5.17%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) TDD
2 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
3 27 (46.55%) DevOps
4 25 (43.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (34.48%) Microservices
7 17 (29.31%) Scrum
8 8 (13.79%) AOP
8 8 (13.79%) OOD
8 8 (13.79%) OOP
8 8 (13.79%) RUP
8 8 (13.79%) UML
9 7 (12.07%) Open Source
9 7 (12.07%) SOA
10 6 (10.34%) High Availability
10 6 (10.34%) Kanban
11 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.90%) Benchmarking
12 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 55 (94.83%) Java
2 29 (50.00%) Go
3 27 (46.55%) Ruby
4 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
5 11 (18.97%) SQL
6 8 (13.79%) AspectJ
7 6 (10.34%) Python
8 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Erlang
10 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Docker
2 17 (29.31%) vSphere
3 3 (5.17%) HDFS
4 2 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (3.45%) vCloud
5 1 (1.72%) Dovecot
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) OpenSSH
5 1 (1.72%) Postfix
5 1 (1.72%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.17%) Puppet
3 2 (3.45%) Ansible
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.72%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.72%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.72%) Icinga
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) IBM
2 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) BMC
4 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.72%) EMC
4 1 (1.72%) Foundry
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) New Relic
4 1 (1.72%) Splunk