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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Cloud Foundry
Rank 520 595 610
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +15
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 124 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.051% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.19% 0.28% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 19 7
Median daily rate £560 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £395 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £501 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £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
10455 10147 9526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.48% 18.42% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6963 6299 5900
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 360 326
Median hourly rate £19.63 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

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 30 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 25 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 30 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 +98 116 £575 +27.77% 9
London +45 49 £575 +15.00% 2
South East - 47 £675 - 3
Kent - 33 £700 - 3
Yorkshire +10 17 £425 -5.55% 2
City of London - 16 £550 -
Tonbridge - 11 £650 -
Leeds +3 9 £413 -2.94% 2
West Yorkshire -5 9 £413 -8.33% 2
Hampshire - 9 £440 -
South Yorkshire - 8 £450 -
Sheffield - 8 £450 -
Tunbridge Wells - 6 - - 2
Eastleigh - 5 - -
Staines - 4 - -
Surrey - 4 - -
North West -17 2 - - 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Southampton - 1 £330 -
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Farnborough - 1 £380 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £600 -
West Midlands - 1 £600 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 120 (62.83%) Java
2 92 (48.17%) DevOps
3 81 (42.41%) Ruby
3 81 (42.41%) Amazon AWS
4 78 (40.84%) PaaS
5 77 (40.31%) Finance
6 74 (38.74%) OpenStack
7 65 (34.03%) Heroku
7 65 (34.03%) Go
8 64 (33.51%) vSphere
9 63 (32.98%) Web Services
10 59 (30.89%) Python
10 59 (30.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 57 (29.84%) Bash Shell
12 56 (29.32%) TDD
13 53 (27.75%) Software Engineering
13 53 (27.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 50 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (25.65%) Apache Cassandra
16 44 (23.04%) RabbitMQ
17 41 (21.47%) Linux
17 41 (21.47%) Jenkins
18 38 (19.90%) Git (software)
19 36 (18.85%) VMware
19 36 (18.85%) Docker
20 34 (17.80%) Redis
21 29 (15.18%) IaaS
22 28 (14.66%) Puppet
23 26 (13.61%) Banking
24 25 (13.09%) Hadoop

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 74 (38.74%) OpenStack
2 22 (11.52%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.90%) Node.js
4 9 (4.71%) Confluence
4 9 (4.71%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.14%) Mule
7 3 (1.57%) Apache
8 2 (1.05%) nginx
8 2 (1.05%) SAS
8 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 81 (42.41%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (40.84%) PaaS
3 65 (34.03%) Heroku
4 53 (27.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (15.18%) IaaS
6 22 (11.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 21 (10.99%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (9.42%) SaaS
9 13 (6.81%) GitHub
10 11 (5.76%) Bluemix
11 7 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (2.09%) OpenShift
13 3 (1.57%) Engine Yard
14 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.24%) AMQP
2 8 (4.19%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (4.19%) SAN
3 7 (3.66%) Firewall
4 6 (3.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.62%) HTTP
6 2 (1.05%) DNS
6 2 (1.05%) Internet
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 34 (17.80%) Redis
3 25 (13.09%) Hadoop
4 19 (9.95%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (8.38%) Big Data
6 12 (6.28%) MySQL
6 12 (6.28%) Neo4j
6 12 (6.28%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.19%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.14%) Datomic
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (21.47%) Jenkins
2 38 (19.90%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.47%) Maven
4 17 (8.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (8.90%) JIRA
5 9 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (3.66%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.14%) Ant
7 6 (3.14%) Subversion
8 3 (1.57%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.05%) Gradle
10 1 (0.52%) Gitweb
10 1 (0.52%) JUnit
10 1 (0.52%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 77 (40.31%) Finance
2 26 (13.61%) Banking
3 7 (3.66%) Retail
4 6 (3.14%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.14%) Games
5 5 (2.62%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (1.05%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (37.70%) Developer
2 58 (30.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (18.32%) Java Developer
4 34 (17.80%) Cloud Engineer
5 29 (15.18%) Architect
6 25 (13.09%) Java Engineer
7 22 (11.52%) Software Engineer
8 20 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (8.38%) Cloud Developer
10 14 (7.33%) Automation Developer
10 14 (7.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (6.81%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (6.81%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (6.81%) Software Developer
12 12 (6.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (5.76%) Java Software Developer
14 10 (5.24%) Cloud Architect
15 8 (4.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 8 (4.19%) Senior Developer
15 8 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.98%) Web Services
2 44 (23.04%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (10.99%) Spring
4 15 (7.85%) Ruby on Rails
5 14 (7.33%) Kafka
6 11 (5.76%) RESTful
7 10 (5.24%) J2EE
8 9 (4.71%) JMS
9 8 (4.19%) .NET
9 8 (4.19%) REST
10 7 (3.66%) JSON
11 6 (3.14%) CSS
11 6 (3.14%) JDBC
11 6 (3.14%) JSP
11 6 (3.14%) Sass
11 6 (3.14%) Servlets
11 6 (3.14%) Spring Boot
11 6 (3.14%) XML
12 5 (2.62%) Middleware
12 5 (2.62%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) VCE vBlock
2 13 (6.81%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.24%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.19%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.14%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.14%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (2.62%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.57%) Clustering
7 3 (1.57%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.57%) Online Games
7 3 (1.57%) User Experience
8 2 (1.05%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.47%) Linux
2 21 (10.99%) Windows
3 13 (6.81%) Unix
4 6 (3.14%) Android
4 6 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.14%) CentOS
5 3 (1.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.05%) Mesosphere
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (48.17%) DevOps
2 59 (30.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 56 (29.32%) TDD
4 53 (27.75%) Software Engineering
5 50 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (11.52%) Microservices
7 21 (10.99%) Open Source
8 19 (9.95%) High Availability
9 16 (8.38%) Coaching
9 16 (8.38%) Migration
10 14 (7.33%) Configuration Management
11 13 (6.81%) Scrum
12 10 (5.24%) API Development
12 10 (5.24%) SOA
13 9 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (4.71%) Release Management
14 8 (4.19%) Analytics
15 7 (3.66%) Investment Management
15 7 (3.66%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 120 (62.83%) Java
2 81 (42.41%) Ruby
3 65 (34.03%) Go
4 59 (30.89%) Python
5 57 (29.84%) Bash Shell
6 20 (10.47%) Groovy
7 15 (7.85%) PHP
8 14 (7.33%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.71%) SQL
10 8 (4.19%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.19%) Scala
11 7 (3.66%) Erlang
12 6 (3.14%) AspectJ
12 6 (3.14%) Clojure
13 2 (1.05%) Perl
13 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (13.09%) Degree
2 3 (1.57%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.52%) EMC Certification
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 64 (33.51%) vSphere
2 36 (18.85%) Docker
3 14 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.24%) VMware ESX
5 9 (4.71%) NFS
6 6 (3.14%) vCloud
7 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.52%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.52%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.52%) Postfix
8 1 (0.52%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (14.66%) Puppet
2 17 (8.90%) Kubernetes
3 10 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.14%) Ansible
4 6 (3.14%) Nagios
5 3 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (1.57%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.57%) Graphite
5 3 (1.57%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.57%) OpenView
6 2 (1.05%) Cacti
6 2 (1.05%) Ganglia
6 2 (1.05%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.05%) Icinga
6 2 (1.05%) logstash
6 2 (1.05%) Mesos
7 1 (0.52%) Graylog
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 36 (18.85%) VMware
2 20 (10.47%) Splunk
3 16 (8.38%) Oracle
4 14 (7.33%) EMC
5 9 (4.71%) Cisco
5 9 (4.71%) F5
6 6 (3.14%) New Relic
7 5 (2.62%) IBM
7 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.57%) BMC
8 3 (1.57%) HP
8 3 (1.57%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.05%) Google
9 2 (1.05%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.52%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.52%) Foundry
10 1 (0.52%) MapR
10 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.52%) Rackspace
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