Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 226 211
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 58 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.91% 1.35% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 24
City of London median daily rate £550 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £438 £466 £466
90th Percentile £616 £779 £636
Central London median daily rate £550 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 1,182 1,036 1,167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.92% 15.80% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 758 889
City of London median daily rate £501 £498 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% +13.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £290
90th Percentile £675 £675 £626
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 18
City of London median hourly rate £20.63 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £14.87 £11.73 £11.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £74.00 £26.38
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -1.58% +11.76%

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 14 August 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 48 (82.76%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (75.86%) DevOps
3 38 (65.52%) Jenkins
4 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (58.62%) Python
6 33 (56.90%) TDD
6 33 (56.90%) Ruby
6 33 (56.90%) Kubernetes
7 31 (53.45%) E-Commerce
7 31 (53.45%) iPad
8 29 (50.00%) Bash Shell
8 29 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 28 (48.28%) Git (software)
9 28 (48.28%) Node.js
10 26 (44.83%) Groovy
11 25 (43.10%) SonarQube
11 25 (43.10%) BDD
11 25 (43.10%) Docker
11 25 (43.10%) Banking
12 24 (41.38%) Gerrit
13 23 (39.66%) Maven
13 23 (39.66%) Scrum
13 23 (39.66%) Java
13 23 (39.66%) Google Cloud Platform
14 22 (37.93%) npm
14 22 (37.93%) IBM
14 22 (37.93%) Heroku
14 22 (37.93%) GitHub
15 20 (34.48%) GCP
15 20 (34.48%) Ant

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 5 (8.62%) Confluence
2 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.72%) Anypoint
3 1 (1.72%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.72%) Mule
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (82.76%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (39.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 22 (37.93%) GitHub
3 22 (37.93%) Heroku
3 22 (37.93%) npm
4 19 (32.76%) IBM Cloud
4 19 (32.76%) PaaS
5 7 (12.07%) IaaS
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.72%) Slack
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
1 6 (10.34%) Redis
2 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (65.52%) Jenkins
2 29 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 28 (48.28%) Git (software)
4 25 (43.10%) SonarQube
5 24 (41.38%) Gerrit
6 23 (39.66%) Maven
7 20 (34.48%) Ant
7 20 (34.48%) GitLab
8 8 (13.79%) JIRA
9 4 (6.90%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (6.90%) Selenium
10 3 (5.17%) CF BOSH
10 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
11 2 (3.45%) Liquibase
11 2 (3.45%) Pivotal Tracker
11 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
11 2 (3.45%) Xcode
12 1 (1.72%) Gradle
12 1 (1.72%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (1.72%) Mocha
General
1 25 (43.10%) Banking
2 15 (25.86%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (44.83%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 20 (34.48%) Senior DevOps
3 20 (34.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Java Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
6 6 (10.34%) Python Developer
7 5 (8.62%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) Node.js
2 9 (15.52%) Spring
3 7 (12.07%) Spring Boot
4 6 (10.34%) REST
4 6 (10.34%) RESTful
4 6 (10.34%) Web Services
5 5 (8.62%) Django
5 5 (8.62%) React
6 3 (5.17%) JSON
6 3 (5.17%) SAML
6 3 (5.17%) Spring Cloud
7 2 (3.45%) Kafka
7 2 (3.45%) RxSwift
7 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.45%) XML
8 1 (1.72%) Chai
8 1 (1.72%) CSS3
8 1 (1.72%) Jest
8 1 (1.72%) Redux
8 1 (1.72%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 31 (53.45%) iPad
2 7 (12.07%) Cloud Native
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (75.86%) DevOps
2 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (56.90%) TDD
4 31 (53.45%) E-Commerce
5 25 (43.10%) BDD
6 23 (39.66%) Scrum
7 7 (12.07%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (12.07%) Pair Programming
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (8.62%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.62%) Microservices
10 4 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (3.45%) Extreme Programming
12 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) Python
2 33 (56.90%) Ruby
3 29 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 26 (44.83%) Groovy
5 23 (39.66%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) Go
6 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.90%) C#
7 4 (6.90%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.45%) C
8 2 (3.45%) Java 8
8 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.72%) ES6
9 1 (1.72%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) GCP
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (43.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (56.90%) Kubernetes
2 20 (34.48%) Consul
2 20 (34.48%) Mesos
3 8 (13.79%) Ansible
4 4 (6.90%) Terraform
5 2 (3.45%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) IBM
2 8 (13.79%) AppDynamics
2 8 (13.79%) Splunk
3 4 (6.90%) MuleSoft
3 4 (6.90%) New Relic
4 3 (5.17%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) SAP