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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Foundry
UK
Rank 480 572 589
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +17
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 107 58 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.39% 0.68% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 31 17
Median daily rate £550 £525 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £450 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £625 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £598 -
% change year-on-year
-13.17% -
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 across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7703 8507 8832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.17% 17.02% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4938 5438 5516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 234 315
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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 30 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 23 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
England +69 96 £550 +4.76% 10
London +40 71 £550 +4.76% 6
South East +16 9 £575 -3.76% 2
West Yorkshire - 7 £550 -
Yorkshire - 7 £550 -
Leeds - 7 £550 -
Hampshire +15 6 £575 +15.00%
South West - 5 £525 -
City of London -3 4 £538 +7.50% 3
Wiltshire - 4 £525 -
Scotland - 4 £525 -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 4 £525 -
Southampton - 4 £575 -
Swindon - 4 £525 -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Newport - 2 £505 - 2
Wales - 2 £500 - 3
South Wales - 2 £500 - 2
Berkshire +19 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £475 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £500 -
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £475 -
Newbury - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 2
South Coast - 1 £450 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 164 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (63.82%) Java
3 144 (58.54%) PaaS
4 140 (56.91%) DevOps
5 139 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (39.43%) Jenkins
7 90 (36.59%) Microservices
8 85 (34.55%) Git (software)
9 84 (34.15%) Spring
10 78 (31.71%) TDD
11 71 (28.86%) Splunk
12 68 (27.64%) Python
13 67 (27.24%) MongoDB
14 61 (24.80%) Spring Boot
15 59 (23.98%) Confluence
16 57 (23.17%) Continuous Delivery
16 57 (23.17%) Ansible
16 57 (23.17%) JIRA
17 56 (22.76%) GitHub
18 55 (22.36%) Banking
18 55 (22.36%) HTML
19 54 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
20 52 (21.14%) JavaScript
21 51 (20.73%) CSS
22 48 (19.51%) Finance
23 47 (19.11%) Linux
23 47 (19.11%) BDD
24 46 (18.70%) HTML5
24 46 (18.70%) CSS3
24 46 (18.70%) MuleSoft

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 59 (23.98%) Confluence
2 28 (11.38%) OpenStack
3 19 (7.72%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.50%) Apache Spark
5 14 (5.69%) Apache
6 13 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (5.28%) nginx
7 11 (4.47%) WebSphere
8 10 (4.07%) Mule
9 9 (3.66%) GemFire
10 6 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (2.03%) IIS
11 5 (2.03%) JBoss
12 4 (1.63%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.63%) FileNet
13 3 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (1.22%) CMS
13 3 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.81%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.81%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 5 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 164 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (58.54%) PaaS
3 56 (22.76%) GitHub
4 54 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 44 (17.89%) IaaS
6 36 (14.63%) Heroku
6 36 (14.63%) OpenShift
7 27 (10.98%) CloudBees
8 13 (5.28%) Bluemix
8 13 (5.28%) IBM Cloud
9 11 (4.47%) Datadog
10 7 (2.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.63%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.63%) Google App Engine
12 4 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.63%) SaaS
13 3 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (1.22%) Google Play
14 1 (0.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.66%) Firewall
2 7 (2.85%) DNS
2 7 (2.85%) HTTP
3 6 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.63%) Internet
5 3 (1.22%) AMQP
6 2 (0.81%) FCoE
6 2 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.81%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.81%) LAN
6 2 (0.81%) Multicast
6 2 (0.81%) NAS
6 2 (0.81%) SAN
6 2 (0.81%) WAN
7 1 (0.41%) DMARC
7 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.41%) Intranet
7 1 (0.41%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (27.24%) MongoDB
2 29 (11.79%) Redis
3 26 (10.57%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 22 (8.94%) Hadoop
6 18 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 15 (6.10%) Big Data
8 14 (5.69%) NoSQL
9 12 (4.88%) MySQL
10 10 (4.07%) HBase
11 9 (3.66%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.85%) SQL Server
13 6 (2.44%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.44%) OLTP
13 6 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.22%) Riak
15 2 (0.81%) DB2
15 2 (0.81%) Neo4j
16 1 (0.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 97 (39.43%) Jenkins
2 85 (34.55%) Git (software)
3 57 (23.17%) JIRA
4 33 (13.41%) SonarQube
5 28 (11.38%) Maven
6 22 (8.94%) Gradle
6 22 (8.94%) Selenium
7 16 (6.50%) JUnit
8 15 (6.10%) gulp
9 14 (5.69%) Eclipse
9 14 (5.69%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (5.28%) Subversion
11 12 (4.88%) Cucumber
12 11 (4.47%) Bazaar
12 11 (4.47%) Mercurial
13 9 (3.66%) JMeter
13 9 (3.66%) Travis CI
14 7 (2.85%) CircleCI
14 7 (2.85%) IntelliJ
15 6 (2.44%) Mocha
General
1 55 (22.36%) Banking
2 48 (19.51%) Finance
3 9 (3.66%) Retail
4 6 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.03%) Electronics
5 5 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.03%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 77 (31.30%) Developer
2 71 (28.86%) Architect
3 40 (16.26%) Java Developer
4 32 (13.01%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (10.16%) Cloud Architect
6 20 (8.13%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.72%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.28%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Consultant
10 11 (4.47%) Platform Engineer
10 11 (4.47%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.07%) Cloud Developer
11 10 (4.07%) Digital Architect
11 10 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.66%) AWS DevOps
12 9 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (3.25%) AWS Developer
13 8 (3.25%) Python Developer
13 8 (3.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (34.15%) Spring
2 61 (24.80%) Spring Boot
3 55 (22.36%) HTML
4 51 (20.73%) CSS
5 46 (18.70%) CSS3
5 46 (18.70%) HTML5
6 42 (17.07%) REST
7 41 (16.67%) JSON
8 40 (16.26%) Web Services
9 37 (15.04%) AngularJS
10 35 (14.23%) Node.js
11 32 (13.01%) Middleware
12 30 (12.20%) SOAP
13 25 (10.16%) RabbitMQ
14 24 (9.76%) jQuery
15 21 (8.54%) Dojo
16 20 (8.13%) React
17 19 (7.72%) Ember.js
17 19 (7.72%) Sass
17 19 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.98%) User Experience
3 26 (10.57%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.28%) iPad
5 10 (4.07%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.66%) Cloud Native
6 9 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.66%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.44%) Minimum Viable Product
7 6 (2.44%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.03%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.63%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Replication
10 2 (0.81%) VCE vBlock
11 1 (0.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.11%) Linux
2 26 (10.57%) Unix
3 15 (6.10%) Windows
4 9 (3.66%) Android
5 8 (3.25%) Solaris
6 7 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.22%) CentOS
8 3 (1.22%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.81%) AIX
9 2 (0.81%) zOS
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) VMS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (56.91%) DevOps
2 139 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (36.59%) Microservices
4 78 (31.71%) TDD
5 57 (23.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 47 (19.11%) BDD
7 46 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (17.48%) Scrum
9 42 (17.07%) Kanban
10 32 (13.01%) Open Source
11 31 (12.60%) Configuration Management
12 30 (12.20%) Software Engineering
13 28 (11.38%) ATDD
14 26 (10.57%) Software Delivery
15 21 (8.54%) High Availability
16 20 (8.13%) SOA
17 18 (7.32%) Release Management
18 16 (6.50%) E-Commerce
19 14 (5.69%) Web Operations
20 13 (5.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 157 (63.82%) Java
2 68 (27.64%) Python
3 52 (21.14%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.48%) Ruby
5 35 (14.23%) Go
6 28 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 19 (7.72%) Shell Script
8 17 (6.91%) Groovy
9 16 (6.50%) Scala
10 13 (5.28%) PHP
11 11 (4.47%) SQL
12 6 (2.44%) Perl
12 6 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.63%) C#
14 3 (1.22%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.22%) R
15 2 (0.81%) Erlang
15 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) Degree
2 14 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (14.23%) Docker
2 18 (7.32%) vSphere
3 8 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.85%) HDFS
5 6 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (1.22%) NFS
6 3 (1.22%) vCloud
6 3 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.22%) Xen
7 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.81%) KVM
7 2 (0.81%) SRDF
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.41%) Squid
8 1 (0.41%) Varnish
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 57 (23.17%) Ansible
2 38 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (14.23%) Puppet
4 19 (7.72%) Salt
5 15 (6.10%) Terraform
6 10 (4.07%) Kubernetes
7 9 (3.66%) Mesos
7 9 (3.66%) Nagios
8 8 (3.25%) logstash
9 5 (2.03%) Kibana
10 4 (1.63%) Graphite
11 3 (1.22%) Cacti
11 3 (1.22%) Control-M
11 3 (1.22%) Ganglia
11 3 (1.22%) Hyperic
11 3 (1.22%) rkt
11 3 (1.22%) Unicenter
11 3 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.81%) CA Endevor
12 2 (0.81%) vRealize
Vendors
1 71 (28.86%) Splunk
2 46 (18.70%) MuleSoft
3 36 (14.63%) New Relic
4 35 (14.23%) AppDynamics
5 33 (13.41%) Oracle
6 15 (6.10%) VMware
7 14 (5.69%) IBM
8 10 (4.07%) Cloudera
9 7 (2.85%) Microsoft
9 7 (2.85%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.44%) SAP
10 6 (2.44%) Telerik
10 6 (2.44%) Veracode
10 6 (2.44%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.63%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.63%) EMC
11 4 (1.63%) Google
11 4 (1.63%) Teradata
12 3 (1.22%) Adobe
12 3 (1.22%) Apple
Wales
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £520 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Newport
TRG
Rate: 500-520 Per Day
Posted: 7 days ago