Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 554 557 540
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 +35
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 112 287 347
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.41% 2.01% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 231 220
Median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% -7.49%
10th Percentile £393 £438 £413
90th Percentile £700 £700 £658
UK median daily rate £575 £575 £550
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £58.50 - £45.00
UK median hourly rate £58.50 - £45.00

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,925 14,287 15,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.26% 16.12% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,088 9,297 10,248
Median daily rate £473 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £271
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 286 340
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.30% -1.29% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.38 £47.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.80
% change year-on-year +19.97% -0.21% -1.08%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 +55 78 £600 - 6
South East +63 15 £500 -4.76% 1
North of England +40 14 £400 -42.86% 2
Yorkshire +32 6 £375 -25.00%
South West +27 6 £588 -21.67% 2
North West +25 5 £400 -42.86% 2
North East +35 3 £500 +17.65%
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 64 (57.14%) Java
2 55 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (44.64%) Python
3 50 (44.64%) Azure
4 46 (41.07%) DevOps
5 45 (40.18%) AWS
6 43 (38.39%) Microservices
7 40 (35.71%) Kubernetes
7 40 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 37 (33.04%) Spring
9 31 (27.68%) Git (software)
10 29 (25.89%) Ansible
10 29 (25.89%) Spring Boot
11 28 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 27 (24.11%) Terraform
13 26 (23.21%) Cloud Native
13 26 (23.21%) PaaS
13 26 (23.21%) TDD
13 26 (23.21%) Oracle
14 25 (22.32%) Finance
15 23 (20.54%) OO
16 22 (19.64%) Maven
16 22 (19.64%) Docker
17 21 (18.75%) Groovy
18 20 (17.86%) GCP
18 20 (17.86%) Gradle
18 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
19 19 (16.96%) Linux
20 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (16.07%) The Twelve-Factor App

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 14 (12.50%) nginx
2 8 (7.14%) Apache
2 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
4 6 (5.36%) GemFire
4 6 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.79%) Jetty
6 1 (0.89%) Camunda
6 1 (0.89%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 50 (44.64%) Azure
2 45 (40.18%) AWS
3 26 (23.21%) PaaS
4 20 (17.86%) GCP
5 13 (11.61%) npm
5 13 (11.61%) OpenShift
6 10 (8.93%) Amazon S3
6 10 (8.93%) GitHub
7 8 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (4.46%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (4.46%) IaaS
9 5 (4.46%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (4.46%) SaaS
10 3 (2.68%) Heroku
11 2 (1.79%) CloudFront
11 2 (1.79%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) DSL
2 3 (2.68%) HTTP
3 2 (1.79%) DNS
3 2 (1.79%) Firewall
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) SAN
3 2 (1.79%) SSL
3 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) MySQL
1 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.46%) Redis
7 4 (3.57%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.79%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.79%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.79%) HBase
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.89%) Big Data
9 1 (0.89%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 31 (27.68%) Git (software)
3 22 (19.64%) Maven
4 20 (17.86%) Gradle
5 13 (11.61%) gulp
6 10 (8.93%) CircleCI
6 10 (8.93%) JUnit
6 10 (8.93%) Subversion
6 10 (8.93%) Travis CI
7 9 (8.04%) Spinnaker
8 8 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (7.14%) Liquibase
9 7 (6.25%) Cucumber
9 7 (6.25%) JIRA
9 7 (6.25%) TeamCity
10 6 (5.36%) Selenium
10 6 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (4.46%) GitLab
11 5 (4.46%) Protractor
12 4 (3.57%) Mocha
General
1 25 (22.32%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Front Office
4 3 (2.68%) Automotive
5 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.89%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (52.68%) Developer
2 25 (22.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (19.64%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Architect
4 13 (11.61%) Python Developer
5 10 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Angular Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (3.57%) React Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) AWS Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.04%) Spring
2 29 (25.89%) Spring Boot
3 17 (15.18%) .NET
3 17 (15.18%) AngularJS
3 17 (15.18%) RESTful
4 13 (11.61%) .NET Framework
4 13 (11.61%) Node.js
4 13 (11.61%) React
5 11 (9.82%) CSS
5 11 (9.82%) HTML
5 11 (9.82%) Kafka
6 10 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (8.04%) Vue.js
8 8 (7.14%) HTML5
8 8 (7.14%) Web Services
9 7 (6.25%) Apache Camel
10 5 (4.46%) J2EE
10 5 (4.46%) JSON
10 5 (4.46%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (4.46%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Cloud Native
2 10 (8.93%) Equities
3 7 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.79%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.89%) Derivative
7 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Linux
2 14 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.07%) DevOps
3 43 (38.39%) Microservices
4 26 (23.21%) TDD
5 23 (20.54%) OO
6 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.07%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 16 (14.29%) Investment Management
8 15 (13.39%) Scrum
9 14 (12.50%) Kanban
9 14 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 13 (11.61%) Open Source
11 12 (10.71%) SOA
11 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.82%) Mathematics
12 11 (9.82%) OOD
12 11 (9.82%) Pair Programming
12 11 (9.82%) Software Delivery
13 10 (8.93%) Quantitative Finance
13 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (57.14%) Java
2 50 (44.64%) Python
3 21 (18.75%) Groovy
4 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.93%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.14%) SQL
7 6 (5.36%) Kotlin
8 5 (4.46%) Ruby
9 4 (3.57%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) ES6
10 3 (2.68%) ES7
10 3 (2.68%) ES8
11 2 (1.79%) Go
12 1 (0.89%) Java 8
12 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.89%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 22 (19.64%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.79%) HDFS
3 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.79%) vSphere
4 1 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 40 (35.71%) Kubernetes
2 29 (25.89%) Ansible
3 28 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (24.11%) Terraform
5 15 (13.39%) Puppet
6 3 (2.68%) Nagios
6 3 (2.68%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.79%) Cacti
7 2 (1.79%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.79%) Graphite
7 2 (1.79%) logstash
8 1 (0.89%) Grafana
8 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Oracle
2 14 (12.50%) Google
3 5 (4.46%) Charles River
3 5 (4.46%) IBM
3 5 (4.46%) Splunk
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.68%) VMware
5 2 (1.79%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.79%) CA
5 2 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.79%) Databricks
5 2 (1.79%) EMC
5 2 (1.79%) NetApp
5 2 (1.79%) New Relic
5 2 (1.79%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.79%) Veritas
6 1 (0.89%) BT
6 1 (0.89%) F5
6 1 (0.89%) SAP