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 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 538 618 583
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -35
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 105 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.049% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.07% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 22 17
Median daily rate £525 £500 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £403 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £499 £450 £700
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -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
9817 9995 9304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 17.55% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6489 6276 5478
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 312 385
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £41.85 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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 24 July 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 27 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 24 July 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 +60 103 £520 +4.00% 6
London +48 66 £525 +5.00% 5
South East +13 19 £625 - 1
Yorkshire +10 12 £480 +6.66%
Kent +9 9 £750 -
City of London - 9 £525 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 7 - -
Surrey - 7 £450 - 1
Leeds +4 6 £423 +5.62%
West Yorkshire +2 6 £423 -6.11%
Staines - 6 - -
South Yorkshire - 6 £525 -
Sheffield - 6 £525 -
East of England - 4 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £375 -
North West -4 2 - -
Wales - 2 £550 -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £500 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £550 -
Cardiff - 1 £550 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 £450 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 136 (59.65%) Java
2 115 (50.44%) DevOps
3 105 (46.05%) Amazon AWS
4 103 (45.18%) Ruby
5 96 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (41.23%) PaaS
7 73 (32.02%) TDD
7 73 (32.02%) Go
8 67 (29.39%) OpenStack
9 66 (28.95%) Heroku
10 63 (27.63%) Python
10 63 (27.63%) Jenkins
11 60 (26.32%) Linux
12 57 (25.00%) Finance
13 54 (23.68%) Docker
14 53 (23.25%) Web Services
15 52 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
16 51 (22.37%) RabbitMQ
16 51 (22.37%) Continuous Delivery
17 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
17 49 (21.49%) Git (software)
18 47 (20.61%) Apache Cassandra
19 41 (17.98%) Bash Shell
20 40 (17.54%) vSphere
20 40 (17.54%) Redis
21 38 (16.67%) Banking
22 36 (15.79%) Puppet
23 35 (15.35%) Spring
24 34 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
25 33 (14.47%) Open Source

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 67 (29.39%) OpenStack
2 24 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (7.89%) Confluence
4 15 (6.58%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.39%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.07%) Apache
6 7 (3.07%) nginx
7 6 (2.63%) Mule
8 5 (2.19%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.88%) SAS
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.44%) JBoss
11 1 (0.44%) Jetty
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 105 (46.05%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (41.23%) PaaS
3 66 (28.95%) Heroku
4 52 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (14.47%) GitHub
6 30 (13.16%) IaaS
7 22 (9.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 20 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (7.02%) Bluemix
10 15 (6.58%) SaaS
11 9 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (3.95%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (1.75%) Engine Yard
13 3 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.88%) CloudBees
14 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.46%) Firewall
2 8 (3.51%) AMQP
3 6 (2.63%) DNS
3 6 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (2.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (2.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (2.19%) HTTP
4 5 (2.19%) SAN
5 4 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 40 (17.54%) Redis
3 25 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (9.65%) MongoDB
5 20 (8.77%) Hadoop
6 15 (6.58%) Big Data
7 13 (5.70%) MySQL
8 10 (4.39%) Neo4j
9 9 (3.95%) NoSQL
10 8 (3.51%) Datomic
11 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (27.63%) Jenkins
2 49 (21.49%) Git (software)
3 27 (11.84%) JIRA
4 18 (7.89%) Maven
5 17 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (6.58%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (3.95%) Ant
7 9 (3.95%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.51%) Subversion
9 5 (2.19%) Gitweb
10 4 (1.75%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.75%) Grunt
10 4 (1.75%) gulp
10 4 (1.75%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.75%) Mocha
10 4 (1.75%) Selenium
10 4 (1.75%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.32%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.88%) Gradle
General
1 57 (25.00%) Finance
2 38 (16.67%) Banking
3 7 (3.07%) Investment Banking
3 7 (3.07%) Retail
4 6 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.63%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Games
6 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (34.21%) Developer
2 72 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (19.30%) Cloud Engineer
4 43 (18.86%) Java Developer
5 33 (14.47%) Architect
6 23 (10.09%) Java Engineer
7 21 (9.21%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.14%) Cloud Developer
8 14 (6.14%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (5.70%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.70%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.82%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Automation Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) Java Software Developer
12 10 (4.39%) WebOps Engineer
13 9 (3.95%) Cloud Architect
14 8 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.25%) Web Services
2 51 (22.37%) RabbitMQ
3 35 (15.35%) Spring
4 24 (10.53%) Node.js
5 21 (9.21%) CSS
6 17 (7.46%) J2EE
6 17 (7.46%) REST
7 15 (6.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (5.70%) AngularJS
8 13 (5.70%) RESTful
9 11 (4.82%) JSON
9 11 (4.82%) Kafka
9 11 (4.82%) Spring Boot
10 10 (4.39%) .NET
10 10 (4.39%) HTML
11 9 (3.95%) CSS3
11 9 (3.95%) HTML5
11 9 (3.95%) Middleware
12 8 (3.51%) JDBC
12 8 (3.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.14%) VCE vBlock
2 11 (4.82%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.82%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.51%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.07%) User Experience
6 6 (2.63%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.75%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.32%) Clustering
8 3 (1.32%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.88%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.88%) Online Games
9 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.32%) Linux
2 27 (11.84%) Unix
3 19 (8.33%) Windows
4 10 (4.39%) CentOS
5 6 (2.63%) Android
5 6 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.88%) Mesosphere
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (50.44%) DevOps
2 96 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (32.02%) TDD
4 51 (22.37%) Continuous Delivery
5 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
6 34 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (14.47%) Open Source
8 32 (14.04%) Microservices
9 24 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 24 (10.53%) Scrum
10 23 (10.09%) High Availability
11 16 (7.02%) Web Operations
12 14 (6.14%) Kanban
13 12 (5.26%) Release Management
13 12 (5.26%) SOA
14 10 (4.39%) Load Balancing
15 9 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (3.51%) OOD
16 8 (3.51%) OOP
16 8 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 136 (59.65%) Java
2 103 (45.18%) Ruby
3 73 (32.02%) Go
4 63 (27.63%) Python
5 41 (17.98%) Bash Shell
6 24 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 18 (7.89%) Groovy
9 15 (6.58%) PHP
10 11 (4.82%) Scala
10 11 (4.82%) SQL
11 9 (3.95%) Erlang
12 8 (3.51%) AspectJ
12 8 (3.51%) Clojure
13 4 (1.75%) ES6
13 4 (1.75%) Perl
14 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.44%) EMC Certification
4 1 (0.44%) PMP
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 54 (23.68%) Docker
2 40 (17.54%) vSphere
3 14 (6.14%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.39%) NFS
5 6 (2.63%) LXC
5 6 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.19%) Squid
6 5 (2.19%) Varnish
7 4 (1.75%) vCloud
8 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.44%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.44%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.44%) Postfix
9 1 (0.44%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 36 (15.79%) Puppet
2 20 (8.77%) Kubernetes
2 20 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (7.02%) Ansible
4 11 (4.82%) Terraform
5 10 (4.39%) Mesos
6 8 (3.51%) Nagios
7 6 (2.63%) HAProxy
7 6 (2.63%) Icinga
8 5 (2.19%) Grafana
8 5 (2.19%) Graphite
8 5 (2.19%) Graylog
8 5 (2.19%) StatsD
9 3 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.32%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.44%) OpenView
10 1 (0.44%) Packer
10 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (13.60%) VMware
2 27 (11.84%) Splunk
3 17 (7.46%) AppDynamics
4 15 (6.58%) Oracle
5 14 (6.14%) EMC
6 10 (4.39%) F5
6 10 (4.39%) IBM
7 9 (3.95%) New Relic
7 9 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.63%) Cisco
9 5 (2.19%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.19%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.75%) Adobe
11 3 (1.32%) BMC
11 3 (1.32%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.88%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.88%) Google
12 2 (0.88%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.44%) MapR
13 1 (0.44%) Rackspace
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago