Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 637 394 668
Rank change year-on-year -243 +274 -66
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 102 104 124
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% 2.60% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 71 94
10th Percentile £497 £413 £426
25th Percentile £510 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £575
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% -13.04% +2.22%
75th Percentile £615 £575 £650
90th Percentile £701 £638 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £538 £575
% change year-on-year +2.33% -6.52% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £63.50 £42.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +51.19% - -
UK median hourly rate £63.50 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year +51.19% - -

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 8,703 4,003 11,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.87% 14.70% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,049 2,736 7,757
10th Percentile £303 £300 £263
25th Percentile £406 £375 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% -
75th Percentile £600 £563 £556
90th Percentile £688 £664 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 112 241
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.23 £16.14 £13.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year - +15.38% -2.50%
75th Percentile £51.00 £37.69 £35.00
90th Percentile £65.50 £57.02 £50.25
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.89
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.71% +4.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -203 70 £550 +10.00% 14
North of England -94 11 £525 +16.67% 2
North West -56 6 £525 - 1
Yorkshire -74 5 £525 +16.67%
South East -95 4 £575 -6.50% 2
Midlands - 4 £500 -
West Midlands - 2 £475 -
East of England - 2 £550 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £525 -
South West - 1 - - 3
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 63 (61.76%) Java
2 52 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (47.06%) DevOps
4 46 (45.10%) AWS
5 39 (38.24%) Spring
6 38 (37.25%) Microservices
7 37 (36.27%) Jenkins
7 37 (36.27%) TDD
8 35 (34.31%) Spring Boot
9 32 (31.37%) JavaScript
10 31 (30.39%) Software Engineering
10 31 (30.39%) Kubernetes
11 29 (28.43%) Python
11 29 (28.43%) Git (software)
12 27 (26.47%) GCP
13 24 (23.53%) Azure
14 23 (22.55%) Test Automation
15 22 (21.57%) Scrum
16 21 (20.59%) Linux
16 21 (20.59%) Backlog Management
17 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (18.63%) NoSQL
18 18 (17.65%) IntelliJ
18 18 (17.65%) Clean Code
18 18 (17.65%) Full Stack Development
19 17 (16.67%) Pair Programming
19 17 (16.67%) REST
19 17 (16.67%) IaaS
20 16 (15.69%) Social Skills
21 15 (14.71%) 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 10 (9.80%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.88%) Apache
3 6 (5.88%) Confluence
4 4 (3.92%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (3.92%) Jetty
5 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
6 2 (1.96%) Mule
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.98%) Camunda
7 1 (0.98%) JBoss
7 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (45.10%) AWS
2 27 (26.47%) GCP
3 24 (23.53%) Azure
4 17 (16.67%) IaaS
5 12 (11.76%) PaaS
6 10 (9.80%) GitHub
7 8 (7.84%) Heroku
8 7 (6.86%) Apigee
9 6 (5.88%) Serverless
10 4 (3.92%) Amazon S3
11 3 (2.94%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (2.94%) SaaS
12 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (1.96%) Azure Functions
12 2 (1.96%) Azure Storage
12 2 (1.96%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
1 4 (3.92%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
3 2 (1.96%) LAN
3 2 (1.96%) WAN
4 1 (0.98%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.94%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.94%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.96%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.98%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.98%) DB2
7 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (36.27%) Jenkins
2 29 (28.43%) Git (software)
3 18 (17.65%) IntelliJ
4 15 (14.71%) Gradle
5 10 (9.80%) JIRA
5 10 (9.80%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.82%) Postman
7 6 (5.88%) Maven
8 5 (4.90%) JUnit
8 5 (4.90%) Mockito
9 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.92%) SonarQube
9 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket Server
10 3 (2.94%) Selenium
10 3 (2.94%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.96%) Mocha
11 2 (1.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (15.69%) Social Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.78%) Banking
3 11 (10.78%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Automotive
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (1.96%) Law
6 2 (1.96%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.98%) Electronics
7 1 (0.98%) Front Office
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (43.14%) Developer
2 20 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Java Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Backend Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Architect
6 7 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (4.90%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.24%) Spring
2 35 (34.31%) Spring Boot
3 17 (16.67%) REST
4 14 (13.73%) React
5 13 (12.75%) Kafka
5 13 (12.75%) OAuth
6 10 (9.80%) HTML
6 10 (9.80%) RESTful
6 10 (9.80%) XML
7 8 (7.84%) JSON
7 8 (7.84%) Middleware
7 8 (7.84%) Node.js
8 7 (6.86%) Web Services
9 6 (5.88%) CSS
9 6 (5.88%) OAuth2
9 6 (5.88%) Swagger
10 5 (4.90%) Drools
10 5 (4.90%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (4.90%) SOAP
11 4 (3.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) User Experience
2 10 (9.80%) Cloud Native
2 10 (9.80%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (5.88%) Equities
3 6 (5.88%) Legacy Applications
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.94%) Blog
6 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.98%) PKI
7 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.59%) Linux
2 11 (10.78%) Unix
3 2 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.98%) CentOS
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (47.06%) DevOps
3 38 (37.25%) Microservices
4 37 (36.27%) TDD
5 31 (30.39%) Software Engineering
6 23 (22.55%) Test Automation
7 22 (21.57%) Scrum
8 21 (20.59%) Backlog Management
9 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (17.65%) Clean Code
10 18 (17.65%) Full Stack Development
11 17 (16.67%) Pair Programming
12 14 (13.73%) SOLID
13 10 (9.80%) Data Protection
14 9 (8.82%) Extreme Programming
15 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure as Code
15 8 (7.84%) Service Management
16 7 (6.86%) Customer Requirements
16 7 (6.86%) Observability
16 7 (6.86%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 63 (61.76%) Java
2 32 (31.37%) JavaScript
3 29 (28.43%) Python
4 14 (13.73%) Ruby
5 12 (11.76%) SQL
6 10 (9.80%) Kotlin
7 6 (5.88%) Go
7 6 (5.88%) PHP
8 4 (3.92%) Java 11
8 4 (3.92%) Java 8
9 3 (2.94%) Perl
9 3 (2.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.96%) C#
10 2 (1.96%) Elixir
10 2 (1.96%) Groovy
11 1 (0.98%) ABAP
11 1 (0.98%) C++
11 1 (0.98%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) DBS Check
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.98%) CAPM
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Accessibility
1 1 (0.98%) QA
1 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (30.39%) Kubernetes
2 14 (13.73%) Terraform
3 8 (7.84%) Ansible
4 6 (5.88%) Puppet
5 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.96%) Consul
6 2 (1.96%) Kibana
6 2 (1.96%) logstash
6 2 (1.96%) PingFederate
7 1 (0.98%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.98%) Rancher
7 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) CA
1 15 (14.71%) CA Agile Central
2 9 (8.82%) Oracle
3 7 (6.86%) Google
4 4 (3.92%) SAP
5 3 (2.94%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.94%) Splunk
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco
6 2 (1.96%) Databricks
6 2 (1.96%) F5
6 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.98%) Ariba
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.98%) VMware