Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cloud Foundry skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Foundry over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cloud Foundry
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 224 201 213
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 23 54 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.77% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 4.70% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 9
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £445 £446 £463
90th Percentile £698 £635 £723
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Cloud Foundry is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,184 1,150 1,104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.71% 16.40% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 906 851
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £663 £656 £644
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 5
City of London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.88% -10.45% +17.55%
10th Percentile £15.68 £12.73 £14.13
90th Percentile £39.75 £33.00 £34.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £22.34
% change year-on-year -1.88% -10.45% +14.54%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cloud Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the City of London

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in the City of London

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
3 14 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (60.87%) Docker
4 13 (56.52%) Kubernetes
5 11 (47.83%) Microservices
5 11 (47.83%) DevOps
6 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
6 10 (43.48%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) REST
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (39.13%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) JSON
8 8 (34.78%) JIRA
8 8 (34.78%) Python
8 8 (34.78%) Ansible
9 7 (30.43%) RESTful
9 7 (30.43%) Spring
10 6 (26.09%) Ruby
10 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (26.09%) Confluence
10 6 (26.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
10 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
10 6 (26.09%) User Stories
10 6 (26.09%) SDLC
10 6 (26.09%) API Integration

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (21.74%) AWS Fargate
4 5 (21.74%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (21.74%) PaaS
5 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (4.35%) Apigee
6 1 (4.35%) npm
6 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
4 5 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (17.39%) Bitbucket
5 4 (17.39%) SonarQube
5 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (8.70%) Ant
6 2 (8.70%) CF BOSH
7 1 (4.35%) Gatling
7 1 (4.35%) Gradle
7 1 (4.35%) gulp
7 1 (4.35%) JMeter
7 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Agile Developer
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Cloud Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Architect
8 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) REST
2 8 (34.78%) JSON
3 7 (30.43%) RESTful
3 7 (30.43%) Spring
4 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
5 5 (21.74%) Spring Boot
6 4 (17.39%) Kafka
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 2 (8.70%) Middleware
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) XML Messaging
8 1 (4.35%) CSS
8 1 (4.35%) HTML
8 1 (4.35%) Hystrix
8 1 (4.35%) RxJava
8 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iPad
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) Microservices
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) API Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 6 (26.09%) User Stories
5 5 (21.74%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Groovy
6 2 (8.70%) Go
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) Java 8
7 1 (4.35%) Kotlin
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Kubernetes
2 8 (34.78%) Ansible
3 6 (26.09%) Terraform
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Prometheus
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Dynatrace
3 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.35%) New Relic
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) VMware