Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 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
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 592 451 656
Rank change year-on-year -141 +205 -84
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 109 78 179
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 1.65% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 52 136
10th Percentile £452 £376 £433
25th Percentile £500 £443 £461
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £564
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% -2.53% +2.59%
75th Percentile £594 £623 £650
90th Percentile £625 £675 £713
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £563
% change year-on-year -4.55% -2.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
10th Percentile £56.05 £54.20 "
25th Percentile £61.75 £56.75 £11.25
Median hourly rate £63.50 £62.00 £11.50
Median % change year-on-year +2.42% +439.13% -79.09%
75th Percentile £68.36 £66.25 £11.75
90th Percentile " £68.20 "
UK median hourly rate £63.50 £62.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +2.42% +439.13% -79.09%

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 7,588 4,721 13,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.18% 14.62% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,189 3,221 8,464
10th Percentile £300 £306 £266
25th Percentile £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £569 £573
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.30% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 100 260
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.61 £11.25
25th Percentile £16.23 £15.00 £12.69
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.13
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.58% -4.38%
75th Percentile £55.44 £32.25 £34.51
90th Percentile £68.08 £54.35 £52.28
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cloud Foundry in England.

Daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cloud Foundry in England over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Cloud Foundry in England.

Hourly rate trend for Cloud Foundry in England

Cloud Foundry
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Cloud Foundry in England over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 31 July 2021. 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 -121 79 £535 -2.73% 19
North of England -45 12 £525 +31.25% 2
South East -51 7 £568 -2.58% 1
Yorkshire -30 6 £525 +5.00%
North West -35 6 £525 +31.25% 1
South West -14 3 £375 -21.05% 2
East of England - 2 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Midlands - 1 £450 -
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 73 (66.97%) Java
2 61 (55.96%) AWS
3 51 (46.79%) Spring Boot
4 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (45.87%) DevOps
5 49 (44.95%) Spring
6 46 (42.20%) Microservices
7 40 (36.70%) Kubernetes
8 39 (35.78%) Git (software)
9 37 (33.94%) TDD
9 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
10 36 (33.03%) Jenkins
11 31 (28.44%) GCP
12 29 (26.61%) Azure
13 28 (25.69%) Docker
14 26 (23.85%) Python
15 25 (22.94%) Linux
15 25 (22.94%) Scrum
15 25 (22.94%) Software Engineering
16 24 (22.02%) Pair Programming
17 23 (21.10%) React
17 23 (21.10%) PaaS
17 23 (21.10%) Terraform
17 23 (21.10%) Backlog Management
18 22 (20.18%) REST
19 21 (19.27%) Full Stack Development
20 19 (17.43%) IntelliJ
21 18 (16.51%) CA
21 18 (16.51%) Social Skills
21 18 (16.51%) CA Agile Central

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 13 (11.93%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.26%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.50%) Jetty
4 4 (3.67%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (2.75%) Confluence
5 3 (2.75%) JBoss
5 3 (2.75%) Mule
5 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.83%) Apache
6 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.83%) GemFire
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.92%) Camunda
7 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 61 (55.96%) AWS
2 31 (28.44%) GCP
3 29 (26.61%) Azure
4 23 (21.10%) PaaS
5 14 (12.84%) IaaS
6 11 (10.09%) OpenShift
7 10 (9.17%) GitHub
8 8 (7.34%) Serverless
9 6 (5.50%) Amazon S3
9 6 (5.50%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (3.67%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (3.67%) Heroku
10 4 (3.67%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (3.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (2.75%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.83%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (1.83%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) DNS
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.50%) Neo4j
3 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.67%) DB2
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.83%) BigQuery
5 2 (1.83%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.83%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) Git (software)
2 36 (33.03%) Jenkins
3 19 (17.43%) IntelliJ
4 15 (13.76%) Gradle
5 12 (11.01%) Postman
6 8 (7.34%) Eclipse
6 8 (7.34%) JIRA
6 8 (7.34%) Maven
6 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio
6 8 (7.34%) Visual Studio Code
7 7 (6.42%) JUnit
7 7 (6.42%) Mockito
8 6 (5.50%) Travis CI
9 4 (3.67%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.75%) Mocha
10 3 (2.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.83%) GitLab
11 2 (1.83%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (16.51%) Social Skills
2 17 (15.60%) Manufacturing
3 14 (12.84%) Finance
4 13 (11.93%) Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.67%) Automotive
7 3 (2.75%) Games
7 3 (2.75%) Retail
8 2 (1.83%) Law
8 2 (1.83%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.92%) Electronics
9 1 (0.92%) Front Office
9 1 (0.92%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.92%) Marketing
9 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (49.54%) Developer
2 29 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Backend Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Agile Developer
9 5 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Cloud Native Architect
10 4 (3.67%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) Spring Boot
2 49 (44.95%) Spring
3 23 (21.10%) React
4 22 (20.18%) REST
5 17 (15.60%) RESTful
6 12 (11.01%) HTML
6 12 (11.01%) Web Services
7 11 (10.09%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.17%) Node.js
9 9 (8.26%) CSS
9 9 (8.26%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (8.26%) Spring Cloud
10 8 (7.34%) Hibernate
10 8 (7.34%) JSON
10 8 (7.34%) OAuth
10 8 (7.34%) Swagger
11 7 (6.42%) Drools
11 7 (6.42%) Middleware
11 7 (6.42%) Vue.js
12 6 (5.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Cloud Native
2 12 (11.01%) User Experience
3 9 (8.26%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (8.26%) Legacy Applications
4 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.59%) Equities
5 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.75%) Blog
6 3 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) PKI
8 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Unix
3 4 (3.67%) Android
4 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) CentOS
4 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
1 50 (45.87%) DevOps
2 46 (42.20%) Microservices
3 37 (33.94%) TDD
4 25 (22.94%) Scrum
4 25 (22.94%) Software Engineering
5 24 (22.02%) Pair Programming
6 23 (21.10%) Backlog Management
7 21 (19.27%) Full Stack Development
8 17 (15.60%) Clean Code
9 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.01%) Test Automation
11 11 (10.09%) SOLID
12 10 (9.17%) Extreme Programming
13 9 (8.26%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (8.26%) Data Protection
13 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure as Code
14 8 (7.34%) API Development
14 8 (7.34%) BDD
14 8 (7.34%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 73 (66.97%) Java
2 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 26 (23.85%) Python
4 16 (14.68%) Ruby
5 14 (12.84%) Kotlin
5 14 (12.84%) SQL
6 8 (7.34%) Java 8
7 6 (5.50%) PHP
8 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.75%) Go
10 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.83%) C#
11 1 (0.92%) ABAP
11 1 (0.92%) C++
11 1 (0.92%) Groovy
11 1 (0.92%) Java 11
11 1 (0.92%) Perl
11 1 (0.92%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) DBS Check
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Degree
4 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (25.69%) Docker
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (36.70%) Kubernetes
2 23 (21.10%) Terraform
3 16 (14.68%) Ansible
4 7 (6.42%) Puppet
5 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.92%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.92%) Rancher
6 1 (0.92%) Salt
6 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (16.51%) CA
1 18 (16.51%) CA Agile Central
2 14 (12.84%) Google
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle
4 7 (6.42%) SAP
5 6 (5.50%) MuleSoft
5 6 (5.50%) Splunk
6 5 (4.59%) IBM
6 5 (4.59%) VMware
7 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.75%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.83%) Databricks
9 2 (1.83%) F5
10 1 (0.92%) Adobe
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco