Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 630 551 491
Rank change year-on-year -79 -60 +171
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 183 336 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% 2.15% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 192 234
England median daily rate £559 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% - -
10th Percentile £431 £439 £425
90th Percentile £713 £713 £750
UK median daily rate £555 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +0.91% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
England median hourly rate - £55.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.65% -12.94%
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +48.65% -12.94%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 13,341 15,644 14,926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.71% 16.57% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,572 10,362 9,658
England median daily rate £475 £450 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.67% +5.18%
10th Percentile £273 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £602
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 368 374
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.48 £19.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.32% +3.33% +0.49%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.25 £51.70 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +4.28% +3.90% -3.75%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cloud Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. 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 +1 111 £575 - 21
South East -41 41 £525 +2.44% 4
North of England +4 23 £475 -20.83% 6
Yorkshire +15 18 £550 +10.00% 2
South West -19 7 £750 +15.38%
East of England +8 3 £466 -4.41%
North West -3 3 £425 -39.29% 4
North East +22 2 £425 -
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 England region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 119 (65.03%) DevOps
2 116 (63.39%) Java
3 110 (60.11%) Amazon AWS
4 104 (56.83%) Jenkins
5 90 (49.18%) Python
6 89 (48.63%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (46.45%) Ansible
8 69 (37.70%) Opscode Chef
8 69 (37.70%) PaaS
9 66 (36.07%) Puppet
10 64 (34.97%) Kubernetes
11 59 (32.24%) Docker
12 58 (31.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 57 (31.15%) Finance
14 45 (24.59%) Test Automation
15 44 (24.04%) Ruby
16 43 (23.50%) Maven
16 43 (23.50%) Git (software)
17 41 (22.40%) nginx
17 41 (22.40%) Groovy
18 40 (21.86%) Spring
18 40 (21.86%) Google Cloud Platform
19 38 (20.77%) Terraform
20 37 (20.22%) Spring Boot
20 37 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (20.22%) JSON
21 36 (19.67%) Banking
21 36 (19.67%) JavaScript
21 36 (19.67%) Microservices
21 36 (19.67%) Gradle

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 41 (22.40%) nginx
2 22 (12.02%) Tomcat
2 22 (12.02%) WebSphere
3 17 (9.29%) Confluence
4 14 (7.65%) OpenStack
5 11 (6.01%) Mule
6 7 (3.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.73%) GemFire
8 4 (2.19%) Apache
8 4 (2.19%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Magento
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.55%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 110 (60.11%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (37.70%) PaaS
3 58 (31.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (21.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 30 (16.39%) npm
6 26 (14.21%) GitHub
7 17 (9.29%) OpenShift
8 15 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (7.10%) Heroku
9 13 (7.10%) Serverless
10 11 (6.01%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (6.01%) IaaS
11 10 (5.46%) Slack
12 8 (4.37%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (3.28%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (3.28%) Amazon S3
13 6 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (2.73%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (2.19%) Amazon ECS
15 4 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.65%) DSL
2 12 (6.56%) Firewall
3 8 (4.37%) HTTP
4 4 (2.19%) Internet
5 3 (1.64%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.09%) AMQP
6 2 (1.09%) DHCP
6 2 (1.09%) DNS
6 2 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) NoSQL
2 13 (7.10%) Big Data
3 12 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (4.37%) MySQL
6 7 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.73%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.55%) HBase
11 1 (0.55%) Impala
11 1 (0.55%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 104 (56.83%) Jenkins
2 43 (23.50%) Git (software)
2 43 (23.50%) Maven
3 36 (19.67%) Gradle
4 29 (15.85%) gulp
4 29 (15.85%) JUnit
5 26 (14.21%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (11.48%) JIRA
6 21 (11.48%) Selenium
7 17 (9.29%) IBM UrbanCode
8 15 (8.20%) CF BOSH
9 13 (7.10%) CircleCI
9 13 (7.10%) Travis CI
10 11 (6.01%) Mockito
10 11 (6.01%) SonarQube
10 11 (6.01%) TeamCity
11 10 (5.46%) Jasmine
12 9 (4.92%) Cucumber
12 9 (4.92%) GitLab
13 8 (4.37%) Subversion
General
1 57 (31.15%) Finance
2 36 (19.67%) Banking
3 11 (6.01%) Retail
4 9 (4.92%) Games
5 4 (2.19%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.19%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.64%) Automotive
7 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 2 (1.09%) Front Office
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (43.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (25.14%) Developer
3 27 (14.75%) Java Developer
4 11 (6.01%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (6.01%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (5.46%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (4.92%) Architect
6 9 (4.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (4.92%) Platform Engineer
7 8 (4.37%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (3.83%) Consultant
8 7 (3.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.28%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (3.28%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.73%) Azure Engineer
10 5 (2.73%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.19%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (2.19%) Python Developer
11 4 (2.19%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.86%) Spring
2 37 (20.22%) JSON
2 37 (20.22%) Spring Boot
3 33 (18.03%) REST
4 30 (16.39%) Node.js
5 25 (13.66%) RESTful
6 16 (8.74%) SOAP
7 15 (8.20%) Web Services
8 14 (7.65%) CSS
8 14 (7.65%) HTML
8 14 (7.65%) React
8 14 (7.65%) WireMock
9 13 (7.10%) Kafka
9 13 (7.10%) XML
10 11 (6.01%) AngularJS
10 11 (6.01%) Middleware
11 10 (5.46%) Enzyme
11 10 (5.46%) Jest
11 10 (5.46%) Swagger
12 9 (4.92%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.46%) User Experience
3 9 (4.92%) FMCG
3 9 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.37%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (3.28%) PKI
6 4 (2.19%) iSeries
6 4 (2.19%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.19%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.64%) Equities
8 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.55%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.94%) Linux
2 13 (7.10%) Android
3 12 (6.56%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.01%) Unix
5 7 (3.83%) Windows
6 6 (3.28%) Solaris
7 4 (2.19%) Kali Linux
8 3 (1.64%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.09%) AIX
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (65.03%) DevOps
2 89 (48.63%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (24.59%) Test Automation
4 37 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (19.67%) Microservices
6 33 (18.03%) Open Source
7 26 (14.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (14.21%) Scrum
8 24 (13.11%) Software Engineering
9 20 (10.93%) Deployment Automation
9 20 (10.93%) TDD
10 18 (9.84%) Software Delivery
11 16 (8.74%) Continuous Deployment
11 16 (8.74%) Infrastructure as Code
11 16 (8.74%) Kanban
11 16 (8.74%) Release Management
12 14 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (7.10%) Configuration Management
13 13 (7.10%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 116 (63.39%) Java
2 90 (49.18%) Python
3 44 (24.04%) Ruby
4 41 (22.40%) Groovy
5 36 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 31 (16.94%) Shell Script
7 23 (12.57%) Go
8 20 (10.93%) Java 8
9 13 (7.10%) C++
10 11 (6.01%) PowerShell
11 10 (5.46%) C#
11 10 (5.46%) SQL
12 7 (3.83%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.73%) Kotlin
13 5 (2.73%) Perl
13 5 (2.73%) PHP
14 3 (1.64%) ES6
14 3 (1.64%) Korn
15 2 (1.09%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.19%) PhD
4 2 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.09%) Degree
4 2 (1.09%) MCSE
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.73%) PSD2
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 59 (32.24%) Docker
2 29 (15.85%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.19%) vCloud
5 3 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.09%) vSphere
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 85 (46.45%) Ansible
2 69 (37.70%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (36.07%) Puppet
4 64 (34.97%) Kubernetes
5 38 (20.77%) Terraform
6 7 (3.83%) Prometheus
7 4 (2.19%) Mesos
7 4 (2.19%) Nessus
7 4 (2.19%) Nmap
7 4 (2.19%) Rancher
7 4 (2.19%) Sysdig
8 3 (1.64%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (1.64%) OpenView
9 2 (1.09%) Grafana
9 2 (1.09%) Istio
9 2 (1.09%) yum
10 1 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.55%) Oozie
10 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (13.66%) Splunk
2 16 (8.74%) AppDynamics
3 15 (8.20%) Google
4 14 (7.65%) F5
5 13 (7.10%) Oracle
6 12 (6.56%) EMC
6 12 (6.56%) NetApp
6 12 (6.56%) TOWER Software
7 10 (5.46%) MuleSoft
8 9 (4.92%) Facebook
9 7 (3.83%) Adobe
9 7 (3.83%) VMware
10 6 (3.28%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.28%) New Relic
10 6 (3.28%) Palo Alto
10 6 (3.28%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.73%) IBM
12 4 (2.19%) Qualys
12 4 (2.19%) Veritas
13 3 (1.64%) Blue Coat