Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 527 521 589
Rank change year-on-year -6 +68 -38
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 90 82 248
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.49% 1.29% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 51 177
10th Percentile £425 £363 £438
25th Percentile £461 £436 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £550 £575
Median % change year-on-year -6.82% -4.35% +4.64%
75th Percentile £588 £600 £650
90th Percentile £613 £650 £713
UK median daily rate £515 £550 £575
% change year-on-year -6.32% -4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £68.36 £62.00 £11.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.26% +439.13% -79.09%
UK median hourly rate £68.36 £62.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +10.26% +101.63% -44.09%

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 6,027 6,377 13,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.23% 14.39% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,178 4,312 8,715
10th Percentile £300 £275 £285
25th Percentile £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.05% - +4.40%
75th Percentile £576 £571 £575
90th Percentile £660 £650 £648
UK median daily rate £475 £474 £475
% change year-on-year +0.14% -0.14% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 146 245
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.63 £11.49
25th Percentile £15.74 £14.85 £12.50
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £17.06
Median % change year-on-year +22.50% +17.23% -9.23%
75th Percentile £56.50 £34.69 £31.25
90th Percentile £65.53 £54.38 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £20.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.15% +14.60% -

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 18 May 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
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 18 May 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 -22 74 £513 -6.82% 6
North of England +27 4 £513 +36.67% 3
South East +24 3 £560 +1.82% 1
North West +15 3 £513 +28.13%
South West +40 2 £375 -36.17%
Yorkshire +23 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £500 -
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 71 (78.89%) Java
2 54 (60.00%) AWS
2 54 (60.00%) Microservices
3 53 (58.89%) Spring
4 51 (56.67%) Spring Boot
5 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (47.78%) Git (software)
7 41 (45.56%) Jenkins
8 35 (38.89%) DevOps
9 29 (32.22%) JavaScript
10 28 (31.11%) TDD
10 28 (31.11%) Azure
11 27 (30.00%) Kubernetes
12 26 (28.89%) REST
13 25 (27.78%) Scrum
14 23 (25.56%) Finance
14 23 (25.56%) Kotlin
15 22 (24.44%) Social Skills
15 22 (24.44%) PaaS
15 22 (24.44%) Docker
16 18 (20.00%) Pair Programming
16 18 (20.00%) Java 8
16 18 (20.00%) Cloud Native
17 17 (18.89%) MuleSoft
17 17 (18.89%) Python
17 17 (18.89%) Mobile App
18 16 (17.78%) Splunk
18 16 (17.78%) JIRA
18 16 (17.78%) Terraform
18 16 (17.78%) Backlog Management

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 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.78%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.56%) Jetty
4 3 (3.33%) Confluence
4 3 (3.33%) nginx
4 3 (3.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.22%) GemFire
5 2 (2.22%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) Mule
5 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.11%) Blender
1 1 (1.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 54 (60.00%) AWS
2 28 (31.11%) Azure
3 22 (24.44%) PaaS
4 14 (15.56%) GCP
5 13 (14.44%) IaaS
6 10 (11.11%) OpenShift
7 8 (8.89%) GitHub
8 4 (4.44%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (4.44%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (4.44%) SaaS
8 4 (4.44%) Serverless
9 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (3.33%) Amazon S3
9 3 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (3.33%) Azure Service Fabric
9 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (2.22%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (2.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) BIG-IP
1 2 (2.22%) LAN
1 2 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.33%) DB2
4 3 (3.33%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.11%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 43 (47.78%) Git (software)
2 41 (45.56%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.78%) JIRA
4 10 (11.11%) Gradle
5 8 (8.89%) IntelliJ
6 7 (7.78%) Maven
7 6 (6.67%) CF BOSH
7 6 (6.67%) Postman
7 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 5 (5.56%) JUnit
8 5 (5.56%) Mockito
8 5 (5.56%) SonarQube
8 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
8 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio Code
9 4 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (4.44%) Subversion
9 4 (4.44%) Travis CI
10 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 23 (25.56%) Finance
2 22 (24.44%) Social Skills
3 12 (13.33%) Banking
3 12 (13.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.44%) Automotive
4 4 (4.44%) Games
4 4 (4.44%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.22%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.11%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (13.33%) Architect
6 10 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Java Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.44%) 3D Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Agile Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Cloud Native Architect
11 4 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Backend Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (58.89%) Spring
2 51 (56.67%) Spring Boot
3 26 (28.89%) REST
4 13 (14.44%) React
5 12 (13.33%) RESTful
6 11 (12.22%) HTML
7 10 (11.11%) Hystrix
7 10 (11.11%) Node.js
7 10 (11.11%) RxJava
8 9 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.00%) Vue.js
9 8 (8.89%) CSS
9 8 (8.89%) Spring Cloud
9 8 (8.89%) Web Services
10 7 (7.78%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.78%) JSON
10 7 (7.78%) OAuth
10 7 (7.78%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (6.67%) .NET
11 6 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 17 (18.89%) Mobile App
3 10 (11.11%) User Experience
4 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.22%) Blog
6 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.11%) Animation
7 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) iPhone
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) MPEG
7 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) Unix
2 10 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.00%) Microservices
2 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (38.89%) DevOps
4 28 (31.11%) TDD
5 25 (27.78%) Scrum
6 18 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 16 (17.78%) Backlog Management
8 15 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (13.33%) SDLC
10 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.11%) Functional Programming
11 9 (10.00%) Change Management
11 9 (10.00%) Performance Testing
12 8 (8.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 8 (8.89%) Incident Management
12 8 (8.89%) Migration
13 7 (7.78%) Continuous Deployment
13 7 (7.78%) Extreme Programming
14 6 (6.67%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 71 (78.89%) Java
2 29 (32.22%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.56%) Kotlin
4 18 (20.00%) Java 8
5 17 (18.89%) Python
6 11 (12.22%) Ruby
7 8 (8.89%) SQL
8 4 (4.44%) Go
8 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.33%) C#
10 2 (2.22%) Groovy
10 2 (2.22%) PHP
11 1 (1.11%) C++
11 1 (1.11%) Perl
11 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
1 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
1 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 22 (24.44%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (17.78%) Terraform
3 14 (15.56%) Ansible
4 10 (11.11%) Prometheus
5 7 (7.78%) Puppet
6 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.22%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.22%) vRealize
8 1 (1.11%) Argo
8 1 (1.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) MuleSoft
2 16 (17.78%) Splunk
3 14 (15.56%) CA
3 14 (15.56%) CA Agile Central
4 13 (14.44%) AppDynamics
5 10 (11.11%) Google
6 5 (5.56%) SAP
7 4 (4.44%) IBM
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.44%) VMware
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco
9 2 (2.22%) F5
10 1 (1.11%) Apple
10 1 (1.11%) Autodesk
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle
10 1 (1.11%) SoundCloud