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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Foundry
Rank 508 629 618
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -11
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 145 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.059% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 16 19
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £475 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £383 £710
% change year-on-year
+40.52% -46.12%
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
10053 10399 10216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.93% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6570 6621 6140
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 320 407
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 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 29 September 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 +114 136 £500 - 6
London +60 82 £475 -5.00% 4
South East +31 23 £600 - 2
Yorkshire - 22 £563 -
West Yorkshire - 19 £575 -
Leeds - 19 £575 -
Hampshire - 10 £563 -
Kent +5 9 £613 -
East of England - 8 £363 -
Wales - 5 £463 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £350 -
City of London - 5 £619 - 1
South Wales - 5 £463 - 1
Farnborough - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
Hitchin - 3 £350 -
Newport - 3 £425 - 1
Sheffield - 3 £550 -
Southampton - 3 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £375 -
Surrey - 2 £450 - 2
Reading +21 1 - -
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells -1 1 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £625 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -

Cloud Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 157 (62.06%) Java
2 148 (58.50%) DevOps
3 140 (55.34%) Amazon AWS
4 132 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (49.41%) PaaS
6 102 (40.32%) Jenkins
7 87 (34.39%) TDD
8 82 (32.41%) Spring
9 81 (32.02%) Git (software)
10 78 (30.83%) Ruby
11 74 (29.25%) Microservices
12 70 (27.67%) GitHub
13 64 (25.30%) Linux
14 58 (22.92%) MongoDB
15 57 (22.53%) Docker
15 57 (22.53%) JIRA
15 57 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 55 (21.74%) Go
17 53 (20.95%) CSS
17 53 (20.95%) Finance
18 52 (20.55%) Confluence
18 52 (20.55%) Heroku
19 51 (20.16%) Splunk
20 50 (19.76%) Python
21 49 (19.37%) HTML
21 49 (19.37%) Banking
22 48 (18.97%) JavaScript
23 47 (18.58%) Scrum
24 46 (18.18%) Web Services
24 46 (18.18%) Spring Boot

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 52 (20.55%) Confluence
2 39 (15.42%) OpenStack
3 26 (10.28%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.93%) Apache Spark
5 13 (5.14%) Apache
6 11 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (3.95%) nginx
8 7 (2.77%) Mule
9 6 (2.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (2.37%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.98%) GemFire
11 4 (1.58%) FileNet
12 2 (0.79%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.79%) CMS
12 2 (0.79%) Jetty
13 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.40%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.40%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.58%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (1.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.58%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 140 (55.34%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (49.41%) PaaS
3 70 (27.67%) GitHub
4 57 (22.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 52 (20.55%) Heroku
6 34 (13.44%) IaaS
7 24 (9.49%) OpenShift
8 19 (7.51%) CloudBees
9 12 (4.74%) Bluemix
9 12 (4.74%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (2.37%) Slack
13 5 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (1.98%) SaaS
14 4 (1.58%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (1.58%) Engine Yard
15 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (1.19%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.91%) Firewall
2 7 (2.77%) AMQP
2 7 (2.77%) DNS
3 6 (2.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (2.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (2.37%) Internet
4 5 (1.98%) HTTP
4 5 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.92%) MongoDB
2 37 (14.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 34 (13.44%) Redis
4 18 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (5.93%) MySQL
6 13 (5.14%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.74%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.95%) Big Data
9 9 (3.56%) Oracle Database
10 8 (3.16%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.98%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.98%) HBase
12 5 (1.98%) OLTP
13 3 (1.19%) Datomic
13 3 (1.19%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 102 (40.32%) Jenkins
2 81 (32.02%) Git (software)
3 57 (22.53%) JIRA
4 21 (8.30%) SonarQube
5 17 (6.72%) Sonatype Nexus
6 16 (6.32%) Maven
7 13 (5.14%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (4.74%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.74%) Selenium
9 10 (3.95%) JUnit
10 9 (3.56%) Ant
10 9 (3.56%) Jasmine
10 9 (3.56%) Mocha
10 9 (3.56%) Subversion
11 6 (2.37%) Gitweb
11 6 (2.37%) JMeter
12 5 (1.98%) Capybara
12 5 (1.98%) Gradle
12 5 (1.98%) QUnit
General
1 53 (20.95%) Finance
2 49 (19.37%) Banking
3 7 (2.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.19%) Retail
5 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (32.02%) Developer
2 55 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (20.55%) Java Developer
4 43 (17.00%) Architect
5 41 (16.21%) Cloud Engineer
6 22 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 19 (7.51%) Java Engineer
8 18 (7.11%) Platform Engineer
8 18 (7.11%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.72%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (5.53%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (4.74%) WebOps Engineer
12 11 (4.35%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.95%) AWS Engineer
13 10 (3.95%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (3.95%) J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.95%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (3.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 9 (3.56%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (32.41%) Spring
2 53 (20.95%) CSS
3 49 (19.37%) HTML
4 46 (18.18%) Spring Boot
4 46 (18.18%) Web Services
5 43 (17.00%) RabbitMQ
6 42 (16.60%) REST
7 41 (16.21%) CSS3
8 40 (15.81%) HTML5
9 38 (15.02%) JSON
10 35 (13.83%) AngularJS
11 26 (10.28%) Node.js
12 22 (8.70%) J2EE
12 22 (8.70%) Middleware
13 18 (7.11%) SOAP
14 16 (6.32%) RESTful
15 15 (5.93%) React
15 15 (5.93%) Sass
16 14 (5.53%) Dojo
16 14 (5.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.70%) User Experience
3 21 (8.30%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.16%) Cloud Native
5 7 (2.77%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.98%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.58%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.19%) Clustering
8 3 (1.19%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.19%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.19%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) IVR
10 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (25.30%) Linux
2 36 (14.23%) Unix
3 16 (6.32%) Windows
4 11 (4.35%) CentOS
5 6 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.58%) Android
7 4 (1.58%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.19%) Solaris
9 2 (0.79%) Mesosphere
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (58.50%) DevOps
2 132 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (34.39%) TDD
4 74 (29.25%) Microservices
5 47 (18.58%) Scrum
6 44 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 42 (16.60%) Software Engineering
8 36 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.25%) Configuration Management
9 31 (12.25%) Kanban
9 31 (12.25%) Open Source
10 30 (11.86%) BDD
11 23 (9.09%) High Availability
12 22 (8.70%) Software Delivery
13 20 (7.91%) Web Operations
14 19 (7.51%) ATDD
14 19 (7.51%) Release Management
15 18 (7.11%) SOA
16 15 (5.93%) Test Automation
17 14 (5.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 157 (62.06%) Java
2 78 (30.83%) Ruby
3 55 (21.74%) Go
4 50 (19.76%) Python
5 48 (18.97%) JavaScript
6 26 (10.28%) Bash Shell
7 15 (5.93%) Groovy
7 15 (5.93%) PHP
8 14 (5.53%) Scala
8 14 (5.53%) SQL
9 9 (3.56%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.16%) AspectJ
11 6 (2.37%) Perl
12 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.58%) ES6
14 3 (1.19%) Clojure
14 3 (1.19%) Erlang
15 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.79%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (6.72%) Degree
2 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.19%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.19%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 57 (22.53%) Docker
2 23 (9.09%) vSphere
3 12 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.37%) LXC
5 6 (2.37%) NFS
5 6 (2.37%) Squid
5 6 (2.37%) Varnish
6 5 (1.98%) HDFS
7 3 (1.19%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.40%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.40%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.40%) Postfix
9 1 (0.40%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (11.86%) Puppet
2 21 (8.30%) Kubernetes
2 21 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (7.91%) Ansible
4 14 (5.53%) Mesos
4 14 (5.53%) Terraform
5 9 (3.56%) Nagios
6 8 (3.16%) HAProxy
7 7 (2.77%) Icinga
8 6 (2.37%) Grafana
8 6 (2.37%) Graphite
8 6 (2.37%) Graylog
8 6 (2.37%) StatsD
9 3 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.19%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.79%) Packer
10 2 (0.79%) vRealize
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 51 (20.16%) Splunk
2 42 (16.60%) AppDynamics
3 35 (13.83%) MuleSoft
4 29 (11.46%) New Relic
5 24 (9.49%) Oracle
6 15 (5.93%) VMware
7 14 (5.53%) Red Hat
8 11 (4.35%) IBM
9 8 (3.16%) Cloudera
10 6 (2.37%) Adobe
10 6 (2.37%) F5
10 6 (2.37%) Palo Alto
11 5 (1.98%) Google
11 5 (1.98%) Microsoft
11 5 (1.98%) Telerik
11 5 (1.98%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.58%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.19%) BMC
13 3 (1.19%) EMC
14 2 (0.79%) Apple
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