Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 237 223
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 44 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.69% 0.99% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 15
City of London median daily rate £563 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.46% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £425 £650 £468
90th Percentile £675 £650 £660
Central London median daily rate £563 £500 £518
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1,193 1,011 1,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.21% 14.74% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 784 908
City of London median daily rate £525 £498 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.53% +10.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £276 £293
90th Percentile £675 £675 £639
Central London median daily rate £500 £493 £450
% change year-on-year +1.52% +9.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 18
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.13 £11.25
90th Percentile £32.93 £37.63 £55.56
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £18.45
% change year-on-year +12.04% -3.25% +6.96%

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 20 October 2018.

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

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £575 -
Cloud Foundry
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 36 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) Jenkins
4 27 (61.36%) DevOps
5 26 (59.09%) Git (software)
5 26 (59.09%) Python
6 24 (54.55%) TDD
7 22 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 22 (50.00%) iPad
8 21 (47.73%) Kubernetes
9 20 (45.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (45.45%) Scrum
9 20 (45.45%) Banking
10 19 (43.18%) IBM
10 19 (43.18%) Node.js
10 19 (43.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 18 (40.91%) npm
11 18 (40.91%) Groovy
11 18 (40.91%) Ruby
12 17 (38.64%) Java
12 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
12 17 (38.64%) GitHub
12 17 (38.64%) Consul
12 17 (38.64%) SonarQube
12 17 (38.64%) Docker
13 16 (36.36%) IBM Cloud
13 16 (36.36%) BDD
13 16 (36.36%) Maven
14 15 (34.09%) Ant
14 15 (34.09%) Gerrit

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 (11.36%) Confluence
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.27%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 36 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (43.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (40.91%) npm
4 17 (38.64%) GitHub
5 16 (36.36%) IBM Cloud
6 15 (34.09%) Heroku
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (20.45%) PaaS
9 6 (13.64%) IaaS
10 3 (6.82%) OpenShift
11 2 (4.55%) Datadog
12 1 (2.27%) SaaS
12 1 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Redis
2 3 (6.82%) Hazelcast
2 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) Aerospike
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (65.91%) Jenkins
2 26 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 20 (45.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (38.64%) SonarQube
5 16 (36.36%) Maven
6 15 (34.09%) Ant
6 15 (34.09%) Gerrit
6 15 (34.09%) GitLab
7 7 (15.91%) JIRA
8 6 (13.64%) Selenium
9 3 (6.82%) Jasmine
9 3 (6.82%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (6.82%) Pivotal Tracker
9 3 (6.82%) Xcode
10 2 (4.55%) Artifactory
10 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
10 2 (4.55%) Gradle
10 2 (4.55%) IBM UrbanCode
10 2 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (45.45%) Banking
2 13 (29.55%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Senior DevOps
4 12 (27.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Python Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.82%) iOS Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Node.js
2 8 (18.18%) REST
2 8 (18.18%) Spring Boot
3 7 (15.91%) Spring
4 6 (13.64%) RESTful
5 5 (11.36%) CSS
5 5 (11.36%) Django
5 5 (11.36%) HTML
5 5 (11.36%) HTML5
6 4 (9.09%) JSON
6 4 (9.09%) Web Services
7 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.82%) RxSwift
7 3 (6.82%) SAML
7 3 (6.82%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (6.82%) XML
8 2 (4.55%) CSS3
8 2 (4.55%) Kafka
8 2 (4.55%) LDAP
8 2 (4.55%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
1 5 (11.36%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) DevOps
3 24 (54.55%) TDD
4 22 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 20 (45.45%) Scrum
6 16 (36.36%) BDD
7 7 (15.91%) Microservices
8 5 (11.36%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (11.36%) Machine Learning
8 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.82%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (6.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (6.82%) iOS Development
10 3 (6.82%) Kanban
10 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Python
2 18 (40.91%) Groovy
2 18 (40.91%) Ruby
3 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
3 17 (38.64%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) Go
5 4 (9.09%) Java 8
6 3 (6.82%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.82%) C
6 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.55%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.27%) ES6
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (47.73%) Kubernetes
2 17 (38.64%) Consul
3 15 (34.09%) Mesos
4 5 (11.36%) Ansible
5 3 (6.82%) Puppet
6 2 (4.55%) Nagios
6 2 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) IBM
2 7 (15.91%) AppDynamics
2 7 (15.91%) Google
2 7 (15.91%) Splunk
3 5 (11.36%) New Relic
4 4 (9.09%) MuleSoft
5 2 (4.55%) Micro Focus
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco