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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 522 604 604
Rank change year-on-year
+82 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 125 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.057% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.19% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 21 13
Median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £520 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
10489 10325 9576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.87% 18.49% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6904 6297 5918
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 383 325
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £40.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 4 May 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 22 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 4 May 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 +65 114 £575 +27.77% 6
London +35 53 £575 +29.94% 2
South East - 43 £650 - 4
Kent - 33 £675 - 3
City of London - 17 £550 - 1
Yorkshire 0 16 £425 -5.55%
Tonbridge - 12 £650 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £500 -
West Yorkshire 0 8 £394 -12.50%
Leeds -4 8 £394 -10.00%
South Yorkshire - 8 £450 -
Sheffield - 8 £450 -
Eastleigh - 5 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - - 2
North West -6 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £600 -
Birmingham - 1 £600 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £330 -
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Farnborough - 1 £380 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 114 (60.96%) Java
2 97 (51.87%) DevOps
3 81 (43.32%) Ruby
4 80 (42.78%) PaaS
5 79 (42.25%) OpenStack
5 79 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
6 75 (40.11%) Finance
7 67 (35.83%) vSphere
8 64 (34.22%) Go
9 63 (33.69%) Heroku
10 62 (33.16%) Continuous Delivery
11 61 (32.62%) Web Services
11 61 (32.62%) Python
12 56 (29.95%) Bash Shell
13 53 (28.34%) Software Engineering
14 52 (27.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 51 (27.27%) TDD
16 50 (26.74%) Microsoft Azure
17 46 (24.60%) RabbitMQ
18 42 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
19 41 (21.93%) Linux
20 40 (21.39%) VMware
21 36 (19.25%) Jenkins
22 35 (18.72%) IaaS
23 33 (17.65%) Docker
23 33 (17.65%) Redis
23 33 (17.65%) Puppet
24 29 (15.51%) Git (software)
25 26 (13.90%) Banking
26 25 (13.37%) Windows

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 79 (42.25%) OpenStack
2 25 (13.37%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (9.63%) Node.js
4 8 (4.28%) Confluence
5 6 (3.21%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.21%) Mule
6 4 (2.14%) Apache
6 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.07%) SAS
7 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.53%) Jetty
8 1 (0.53%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 80 (42.78%) PaaS
2 79 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (33.69%) Heroku
4 50 (26.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (18.72%) IaaS
6 22 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 19 (10.16%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (9.63%) SaaS
9 10 (5.35%) GitHub
10 7 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (3.74%) Bluemix
11 4 (2.14%) OpenShift
12 2 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.53%) Engine Yard
13 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.35%) AMQP
1 10 (5.35%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (5.35%) SAN
2 6 (3.21%) Firewall
2 6 (3.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.67%) HTTP
4 2 (1.07%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 33 (17.65%) Redis
3 24 (12.83%) Hadoop
4 18 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (8.56%) Big Data
6 12 (6.42%) Neo4j
6 12 (6.42%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.28%) MySQL
8 7 (3.74%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.21%) Datomic
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 36 (19.25%) Jenkins
2 29 (15.51%) Git (software)
3 17 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (7.49%) Maven
5 12 (6.42%) JIRA
6 11 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.07%) Ant
8 2 (1.07%) Gradle
8 2 (1.07%) Subversion
9 1 (0.53%) JUnit
9 1 (0.53%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 75 (40.11%) Finance
2 26 (13.90%) Banking
3 7 (3.74%) Retail
4 6 (3.21%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.21%) Games
5 5 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.60%) Legal
7 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.07%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (32.09%) Developer
2 56 (29.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (18.72%) Cloud Engineer
4 29 (15.51%) Architect
5 26 (13.90%) Java Developer
6 25 (13.37%) Java Engineer
7 22 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 21 (11.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (8.56%) Cloud Developer
10 14 (7.49%) Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (6.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (6.95%) Software Developer
12 12 (6.42%) Automation Developer
12 12 (6.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
13 11 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
14 9 (4.81%) Consultant
15 8 (4.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 8 (4.28%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (32.62%) Web Services
2 46 (24.60%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (8.02%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (7.49%) Kafka
5 12 (6.42%) Spring
6 11 (5.88%) RESTful
7 9 (4.81%) JMS
8 8 (4.28%) .NET
9 6 (3.21%) CSS
9 6 (3.21%) J2EE
9 6 (3.21%) Sass
10 5 (2.67%) Middleware
11 3 (1.60%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.60%) JSON
11 3 (1.60%) REST
12 2 (1.07%) JDBC
12 2 (1.07%) JSP
12 2 (1.07%) Servlets
12 2 (1.07%) XML
13 1 (0.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.56%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.49%) VCE vBlock
3 13 (6.95%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.21%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (3.21%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.67%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.60%) Online Games
6 3 (1.60%) User Experience
7 2 (1.07%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.53%) Clustering
8 1 (0.53%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.93%) Linux
2 25 (13.37%) Windows
3 11 (5.88%) Unix
4 6 (3.21%) Android
4 6 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.60%) CentOS
6 2 (1.07%) Mesosphere
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (51.87%) DevOps
2 62 (33.16%) Continuous Delivery
3 53 (28.34%) Software Engineering
4 51 (27.27%) TDD
5 42 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (11.23%) High Availability
6 21 (11.23%) Open Source
7 17 (9.09%) Microservices
8 16 (8.56%) Coaching
8 16 (8.56%) Migration
9 14 (7.49%) API Development
10 12 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (6.42%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.35%) SOA
12 9 (4.81%) Release Management
13 8 (4.28%) Analytics
14 7 (3.74%) Investment Management
14 7 (3.74%) Web Operations
15 6 (3.21%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 114 (60.96%) Java
2 81 (43.32%) Ruby
3 64 (34.22%) Go
4 61 (32.62%) Python
5 56 (29.95%) Bash Shell
6 18 (9.63%) Groovy
7 14 (7.49%) PowerShell
8 12 (6.42%) PHP
9 8 (4.28%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.74%) Erlang
10 7 (3.74%) Scala
11 6 (3.21%) Clojure
12 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.60%) SQL
14 2 (1.07%) AspectJ
14 2 (1.07%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (11.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.53%) EMC Certification
2 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 67 (35.83%) vSphere
2 33 (17.65%) Docker
3 13 (6.95%) VMware ESX
3 13 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.35%) NFS
5 6 (3.21%) vCloud
6 1 (0.53%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.53%) Postfix
6 1 (0.53%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 33 (17.65%) Puppet
2 17 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 11 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.21%) Ansible
5 5 (2.67%) Mesos
6 3 (1.60%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (1.60%) Nagios
6 3 (1.60%) OpenView
7 2 (1.07%) Cacti
7 2 (1.07%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.07%) Graphite
7 2 (1.07%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.07%) logstash
8 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.53%) Icinga
8 1 (0.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (21.39%) VMware
2 18 (9.63%) Splunk
3 14 (7.49%) EMC
4 13 (6.95%) Oracle
5 11 (5.88%) Cisco
6 10 (5.35%) F5
7 6 (3.21%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.67%) IBM
8 5 (2.67%) New Relic
9 3 (1.60%) HP
10 2 (1.07%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.53%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.53%) BMC
11 1 (0.53%) Foundry
11 1 (0.53%) Google
11 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
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