The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Foundry skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Foundry over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 533 622 602
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -20
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 110 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.034% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 16 18
Median daily rate £550 £450 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -26.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £707
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £450 £700
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9426 9825 9389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.57% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6296 6134 5667
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 339 354
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.80 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

Cloud Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Cloud Foundry
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK.

Cloud Foundry Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Cloud Foundry Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Foundry within the UK.

Cloud Foundry Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cloud Foundry
Top 24 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +99 109 £550 +22.22% 5
London +74 68 £550 +10.00% 3
South East - 32 £750 -
Kent - 23 £750 -
City of London - 17 £550 -
Tunbridge Wells - 8 - -
Yorkshire -6 6 £463 +2.77% 1
Sheffield - 5 £463 -
Staines - 5 - -
Surrey - 5 - -
Tonbridge - 5 £750 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £463 -
Hampshire - 3 £415 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -1 1 £498 +10.55% 1
Leeds -6 1 £498 +32.66% 1
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £330 -
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 132 (60.83%) Java
2 111 (51.15%) DevOps
3 99 (45.62%) Ruby
4 96 (44.24%) Amazon AWS
5 91 (41.94%) PaaS
6 75 (34.56%) Go
7 74 (34.10%) Finance
8 72 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (32.72%) OpenStack
10 70 (32.26%) Heroku
11 68 (31.34%) TDD
12 65 (29.95%) Python
13 61 (28.11%) Web Services
14 60 (27.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 55 (25.35%) Bash Shell
15 55 (25.35%) vSphere
15 55 (25.35%) Software Engineering
16 54 (24.88%) Microsoft Azure
17 53 (24.42%) Apache Cassandra
17 53 (24.42%) Linux
18 51 (23.50%) Jenkins
19 48 (22.12%) Docker
19 48 (22.12%) RabbitMQ
20 42 (19.35%) Git (software)
21 37 (17.05%) Redis
22 33 (15.21%) VMware
23 32 (14.75%) Banking
24 29 (13.36%) Puppet
24 29 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (13.36%) IaaS

Cloud Foundry
Top Related IT Skills 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 71 (32.72%) OpenStack
2 25 (11.52%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.07%) Confluence
3 11 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.69%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.76%) Mule
6 3 (1.38%) Apache
7 2 (0.92%) nginx
7 2 (0.92%) SAS
7 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.46%) JBoss
8 1 (0.46%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
1 1 (0.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 96 (44.24%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (41.94%) PaaS
3 70 (32.26%) Heroku
4 54 (24.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (13.36%) IaaS
6 24 (11.06%) GitHub
7 22 (10.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 21 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (7.37%) Bluemix
9 16 (7.37%) SaaS
10 8 (3.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (3.23%) OpenShift
12 3 (1.38%) Engine Yard
13 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.53%) Firewall
2 10 (4.61%) AMQP
3 7 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (3.23%) SAN
4 6 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.30%) HTTP
6 4 (1.84%) Internet
7 2 (0.92%) DNS
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.42%) Apache Cassandra
2 37 (17.05%) Redis
3 25 (11.52%) Hadoop
4 20 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (6.91%) Big Data
6 14 (6.45%) MySQL
7 13 (5.99%) Neo4j
8 12 (5.53%) NoSQL
9 11 (5.07%) MongoDB
10 7 (3.23%) Datomic
11 1 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (23.50%) Jenkins
2 42 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.68%) JIRA
3 21 (9.68%) Maven
4 18 (8.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (7.83%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (4.15%) Ant
6 9 (4.15%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.69%) Subversion
8 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.92%) Gradle
10 1 (0.46%) Gitweb
10 1 (0.46%) Grunt
10 1 (0.46%) gulp
10 1 (0.46%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.46%) JUnit
10 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.46%) Mocha
10 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (34.10%) Finance
2 32 (14.75%) Banking
3 7 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 7 (3.23%) Retail
4 6 (2.76%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.76%) Games
5 5 (2.30%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (37.79%) Developer
2 74 (34.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (20.28%) Java Developer
4 42 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 30 (13.82%) Architect
6 25 (11.52%) Java Engineer
7 24 (11.06%) Software Engineer
8 16 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.91%) Cloud Developer
10 14 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (5.99%) Automation Developer
11 13 (5.99%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (5.99%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.99%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (5.99%) Software Developer
12 12 (5.53%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (5.07%) Java Software Developer
14 9 (4.15%) Cloud Architect
14 9 (4.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
15 8 (3.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.11%) Web Services
2 48 (22.12%) RabbitMQ
3 28 (12.90%) Spring
4 18 (8.29%) Node.js
5 16 (7.37%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (6.91%) Kafka
7 13 (5.99%) RESTful
8 12 (5.53%) J2EE
9 11 (5.07%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.07%) CSS
10 10 (4.61%) REST
11 9 (4.15%) .NET
11 9 (4.15%) JMS
11 9 (4.15%) JSON
12 8 (3.69%) JDBC
12 8 (3.69%) JSP
12 8 (3.69%) Servlets
12 8 (3.69%) XML
13 7 (3.23%) Sass
13 7 (3.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) VCE vBlock
2 11 (5.07%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.69%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.69%) Private Cloud
4 7 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.30%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.38%) Clustering
6 3 (1.38%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.38%) Online Games
6 3 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (0.92%) Grid Computing
7 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.42%) Linux
2 22 (10.14%) Unix
3 21 (9.68%) Windows
4 6 (2.76%) Android
4 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.76%) CentOS
5 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.92%) Mesosphere
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.15%) DevOps
2 72 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (31.34%) TDD
4 60 (27.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 55 (25.35%) Software Engineering
6 29 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (11.98%) Open Source
8 23 (10.60%) Microservices
9 22 (10.14%) High Availability
10 17 (7.83%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.37%) Scrum
12 13 (5.99%) Web Operations
13 11 (5.07%) Release Management
14 10 (4.61%) Coaching
14 10 (4.61%) Migration
14 10 (4.61%) SOA
15 8 (3.69%) OOD
15 8 (3.69%) OOP
15 8 (3.69%) RUP
15 8 (3.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 132 (60.83%) Java
2 99 (45.62%) Ruby
3 75 (34.56%) Go
4 65 (29.95%) Python
5 55 (25.35%) Bash Shell
6 21 (9.68%) Groovy
7 14 (6.45%) PHP
7 14 (6.45%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.99%) JavaScript
9 11 (5.07%) SQL
10 9 (4.15%) Scala
11 8 (3.69%) AspectJ
11 8 (3.69%) Erlang
12 7 (3.23%) Clojure
13 2 (0.92%) Perl
13 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.46%) ES6
Qualifications
1 25 (11.52%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.46%) EMC Certification
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 55 (25.35%) vSphere
2 48 (22.12%) Docker
3 12 (5.53%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.69%) NFS
4 8 (3.69%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.76%) vCloud
6 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.38%) LXC
7 1 (0.46%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.46%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.46%) Postfix
7 1 (0.46%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.46%) Squid
Systems Management
1 29 (13.36%) Puppet
2 22 (10.14%) Kubernetes
3 13 (5.99%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.61%) Ansible
5 7 (3.23%) Mesos
6 6 (2.76%) Nagios
7 3 (1.38%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.38%) Cobbler
7 3 (1.38%) Graphite
7 3 (1.38%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (1.38%) OpenView
8 2 (0.92%) Cacti
8 2 (0.92%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.92%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.92%) Icinga
8 2 (0.92%) logstash
9 1 (0.46%) Graylog
9 1 (0.46%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.46%) StatsD
9 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (15.21%) VMware
2 27 (12.44%) Splunk
3 15 (6.91%) Oracle
4 14 (6.45%) EMC
5 10 (4.61%) AppDynamics
5 10 (4.61%) IBM
6 8 (3.69%) Cisco
6 8 (3.69%) F5
7 6 (2.76%) New Relic
8 5 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.38%) BMC
9 3 (1.38%) HP
9 3 (1.38%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.92%) Google
10 2 (0.92%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.46%) Foundry
11 1 (0.46%) MapR
11 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.46%) Palo Alto
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