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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Foundry
England / South East
Rank 232 244 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 9 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Median daily rate £575 £598 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £598 -
% change year-on-year
-7.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1095 1428 1616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.31% 17.16% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 863 943
Median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 54 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +17 6 £575 +15.00%
Berkshire +13 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £475 -
Cloud Foundry
England

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 27 (87.10%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) PaaS
3 19 (61.29%) TDD
4 18 (58.06%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
5 14 (45.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (45.16%) DevOps
6 13 (41.94%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (38.71%) Apache Spark
7 12 (38.71%) Web Services
7 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
7 12 (38.71%) Ruby
7 12 (38.71%) Go
8 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
8 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
9 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (32.26%) Heroku
10 9 (29.03%) Finance
10 9 (29.03%) Degree
10 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) Python
10 9 (29.03%) vSphere
10 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (29.03%) Redis
10 9 (29.03%) Big Data
11 8 (25.81%) Kafka
11 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
11 8 (25.81%) HBase
11 8 (25.81%) BDD

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 12 (38.71%) Apache Spark
2 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
3 7 (22.58%) GemFire
3 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
4 6 (19.35%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 22 (70.97%) PaaS
2 18 (58.06%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (32.26%) Heroku
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (22.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
3 9 (29.03%) Big Data
3 9 (29.03%) Redis
4 8 (25.81%) HBase
5 6 (19.35%) Apache Hive
5 6 (19.35%) OLTP
6 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
1 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
2 7 (22.58%) Gradle
2 7 (22.58%) JUnit
3 4 (12.90%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Big Data Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Lead Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Big Data Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (25.81%) JSON
3 8 (25.81%) Kafka
3 8 (25.81%) Spring
3 8 (25.81%) Spring Boot
4 6 (19.35%) REST
4 6 (19.35%) Spark Streaming
4 6 (19.35%) Spring Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Middleware
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.23%) Node.js
7 1 (3.23%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) TDD
2 14 (45.16%) DevOps
3 13 (41.94%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) Benchmarking
6 7 (22.58%) Validation
7 4 (12.90%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (12.90%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) ETL
9 2 (6.45%) Microservices
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (6.45%) System Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Analytics
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (3.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
3 12 (38.71%) Go
3 12 (38.71%) Ruby
4 9 (29.03%) Python
5 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
6 5 (16.13%) Scala
7 4 (12.90%) Groovy
7 4 (12.90%) PHP
8 2 (6.45%) SQL
9 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) vSphere
2 7 (22.58%) HDFS
3 3 (9.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) Cloudera
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Splunk
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks