Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 April 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 368 494
Rank change year-on-year -99 +126 +81
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 169 222 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.11% 2.96% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 150 65
London median daily rate £525 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £425 £438 £432
90th Percentile £650 £788 £678
England median daily rate £525 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,018 7,509 7,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.39% 18.72% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,741 5,199 5,205
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £264
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 67 103
London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.34 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.50% +4.66% +6.70%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £66.50 £48.70 £54.75
England median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.10% +2.50% +6.95%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in London

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in London

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in London over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in London

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
Central London +6 64 £525 -4.55% 7
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 127 (75.15%) DevOps
2 100 (59.17%) Amazon AWS
3 97 (57.40%) Jenkins
4 95 (56.21%) Java
5 94 (55.62%) Docker
6 89 (52.66%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (48.52%) PaaS
8 67 (39.64%) Kubernetes
9 60 (35.50%) Spring
10 56 (33.14%) Ansible
11 52 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (30.18%) Python
13 50 (29.59%) Banking
14 48 (28.40%) Ruby
14 48 (28.40%) Microservices
15 46 (27.22%) Maven
15 46 (27.22%) Finance
16 45 (26.63%) Git (software)
17 42 (24.85%) JavaScript
18 40 (23.67%) Node.js
19 39 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
20 38 (22.49%) AppDynamics
21 37 (21.89%) npm
21 37 (21.89%) Splunk
22 36 (21.30%) Opscode Chef
22 36 (21.30%) Spring Boot
23 33 (19.53%) Firewall
23 33 (19.53%) TDD
24 32 (18.93%) Puppet
25 31 (18.34%) Bash Shell

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 16 (9.47%) Mule
2 15 (8.88%) Mule ESB
3 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (4.14%) Apache
4 7 (4.14%) Confluence
4 7 (4.14%) nginx
4 7 (4.14%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.96%) WildFly
7 4 (2.37%) Anypoint
7 4 (2.37%) Jetty
8 3 (1.78%) Drupal
8 3 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.18%) CloudStack
9 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.59%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) HipChat
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (3.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 100 (59.17%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (48.52%) PaaS
3 37 (21.89%) npm
4 25 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (14.20%) IaaS
6 19 (11.24%) Heroku
7 15 (8.88%) GitHub
8 14 (8.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (7.69%) Bluemix
9 13 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
10 10 (5.92%) OpenShift
11 8 (4.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (2.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (2.37%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (2.37%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (2.37%) Amazon S3
14 3 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.59%) DigitalOcean
15 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.53%) Firewall
2 9 (5.33%) SSL
3 8 (4.73%) FTP
3 8 (4.73%) SMTP
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) SSH
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) VPN
4 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.61%) NoSQL
2 12 (7.10%) Redis
3 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.37%) DB2
7 3 (1.78%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.18%) MySQL
8 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.59%) Big Data
9 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.59%) HBase
9 1 (0.59%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.59%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 97 (57.40%) Jenkins
2 46 (27.22%) Maven
3 45 (26.63%) Git (software)
4 39 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
5 29 (17.16%) SonarQube
6 25 (14.79%) JIRA
7 24 (14.20%) Selenium
8 23 (13.61%) Cucumber
9 20 (11.83%) IBM UrbanCode
10 19 (11.24%) Gradle
10 19 (11.24%) TeamCity
11 18 (10.65%) Gerrit
12 17 (10.06%) Liquibase
13 15 (8.88%) gulp
13 15 (8.88%) JUnit
14 8 (4.73%) Bower
14 8 (4.73%) Grunt
15 7 (4.14%) Bitbucket
15 7 (4.14%) CircleCI
15 7 (4.14%) Travis CI
General
1 50 (29.59%) Banking
2 46 (27.22%) Finance
3 23 (13.61%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.37%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Retail
6 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (49.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (24.26%) Developer
3 22 (13.02%) Architect
3 22 (13.02%) Java Engineer
4 17 (10.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 15 (8.88%) Java Developer
6 14 (8.28%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
7 13 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
7 13 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) WebOps Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (4.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) MuleSoft Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.50%) Spring
2 40 (23.67%) Node.js
3 36 (21.30%) Spring Boot
4 31 (18.34%) Web Services
5 29 (17.16%) RESTful
6 20 (11.83%) OAuth
6 20 (11.83%) Spring Cloud
7 17 (10.06%) Spring MVC
8 16 (9.47%) OAuth2
8 16 (9.47%) React
9 14 (8.28%) REST
10 13 (7.69%) SAML
11 12 (7.10%) AngularJS
12 11 (6.51%) Spring Security
13 9 (5.33%) SOAP
13 9 (5.33%) XML
13 9 (5.33%) XSLT
14 8 (4.73%) JDBC
14 8 (4.73%) Kafka
14 8 (4.73%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) iPad
1 18 (10.65%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.51%) Cloud Native
3 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.37%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.37%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (2.37%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.78%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.78%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.78%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Blog
7 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.98%) Unix
2 22 (13.02%) Linux
3 2 (1.18%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.59%) Android
4 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.59%) CentOS
4 1 (0.59%) Solaris
4 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (75.15%) DevOps
2 89 (52.66%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (28.40%) Microservices
5 33 (19.53%) TDD
6 31 (18.34%) Open Source
7 30 (17.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 29 (17.16%) Deployment Automation
9 28 (16.57%) BDD
10 25 (14.79%) MVC
11 22 (13.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 19 (11.24%) E-Commerce
13 17 (10.06%) Kanban
14 16 (9.47%) High Availability
15 14 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (7.10%) Load Balancing
16 12 (7.10%) Scrum
16 12 (7.10%) Security Architecture
16 12 (7.10%) Software Deployment
16 12 (7.10%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 95 (56.21%) Java
2 51 (30.18%) Python
3 48 (28.40%) Ruby
4 42 (24.85%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.34%) Bash Shell
6 27 (15.98%) Groovy
7 21 (12.43%) C#
8 15 (8.88%) Scala
9 14 (8.28%) C++
10 12 (7.10%) Go
10 12 (7.10%) PHP
11 8 (4.73%) Perl
12 7 (4.14%) Java 8
13 6 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.18%) SQL
15 1 (0.59%) Clojure
15 1 (0.59%) ES6
15 1 (0.59%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Degree
2 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) QA
2 8 (4.73%) GCP
3 4 (2.37%) HIPAA
3 4 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (55.62%) Docker
2 7 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) vCloud
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (39.64%) Kubernetes
2 56 (33.14%) Ansible
3 36 (21.30%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (18.93%) Puppet
5 19 (11.24%) Docker Swarm
6 14 (8.28%) Terraform
7 8 (4.73%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (4.14%) Mesos
9 6 (3.55%) Consul
10 3 (1.78%) Packer
11 2 (1.18%) Rancher
12 1 (0.59%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (22.49%) AppDynamics
2 37 (21.89%) Splunk
3 20 (11.83%) MuleSoft
4 16 (9.47%) New Relic
5 10 (5.92%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.73%) Oracle
7 7 (4.14%) Adobe
7 7 (4.14%) IBM
8 6 (3.55%) Google
8 6 (3.55%) Tealium
9 4 (2.37%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.78%) Okta
10 3 (1.78%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.18%) SAP
11 2 (1.18%) VMware
12 1 (0.59%) Apigee
12 1 (0.59%) CA
12 1 (0.59%) RightScale
12 1 (0.59%) TIBCO