Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 458 484 462
Rank change year-on-year +26 -22 +95
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 168 152 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.23% 1.90% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 107 92
London median daily rate £600 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £450 £425 £401
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
England median daily rate £600 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.01% +9.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.08 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -26.49% -5.26% -

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 7,533 8,015 8,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.96% 17.24% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,323 5,773 5,755
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £645 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 96 106
London median hourly rate £24.08 £21.71 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.94% +17.04% -17.58%
10th Percentile £13.60 £12.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £53.13
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -23 31 £575 +15.00% 4
West London - 6 £534 - 8
East London - 3 £539 - 2
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 106 (63.10%) DevOps
2 100 (59.52%) Java
2 100 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
4 85 (50.60%) Python
5 78 (46.43%) PaaS
6 74 (44.05%) Ansible
7 68 (40.48%) Jenkins
8 63 (37.50%) Puppet
8 63 (37.50%) Docker
9 53 (31.55%) Spring Boot
10 52 (30.95%) Spring
11 50 (29.76%) Microservices
12 49 (29.17%) Finance
13 47 (27.98%) Git (software)
14 46 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 45 (26.79%) Open Source
16 43 (25.60%) Kubernetes
17 42 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (22.62%) Maven
19 37 (22.02%) Banking
20 36 (21.43%) nginx
20 36 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
21 35 (20.83%) Groovy
22 33 (19.64%) TDD
22 33 (19.64%) Google Cloud Platform
22 33 (19.64%) npm
23 31 (18.45%) Continuous Deployment
23 31 (18.45%) JIRA
24 30 (17.86%) RESTful

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 36 (21.43%) nginx
2 15 (8.93%) OpenStack
3 10 (5.95%) Confluence
3 10 (5.95%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.17%) Mule
5 6 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.38%) Apache
6 4 (2.38%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.79%) Mule ESB
7 3 (1.79%) Tornado
8 2 (1.19%) Anypoint
8 2 (1.19%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.60%) GemFire
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.60%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 88 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (46.43%) PaaS
3 46 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (19.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (19.64%) npm
5 18 (10.71%) IaaS
6 16 (9.52%) Heroku
7 11 (6.55%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (6.55%) GitHub
7 11 (6.55%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (4.17%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (3.57%) SaaS
10 5 (2.98%) Amazon S3
11 4 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.38%) AWS Fargate
11 4 (2.38%) Datadog
12 3 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.76%) SSL
2 6 (3.57%) Firewall
2 6 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.79%) FTP
3 3 (1.79%) SMTP
4 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) Network Security
4 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.12%) Relational Database
2 16 (9.52%) Big Data
3 8 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.57%) Hazelcast
6 5 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.38%) Amazon Athena
7 4 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.38%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.38%) HBase
7 4 (2.38%) Impala
7 4 (2.38%) Mahout
7 4 (2.38%) Parquet
7 4 (2.38%) Redis
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.79%) Aerospike
8 3 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 47 (27.98%) Git (software)
3 38 (22.62%) Maven
4 31 (18.45%) JIRA
5 30 (17.86%) Gradle
6 26 (15.48%) CircleCI
6 26 (15.48%) gulp
6 26 (15.48%) Travis CI
7 24 (14.29%) IBM UrbanCode
8 19 (11.31%) CF BOSH
8 19 (11.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 18 (10.71%) SonarQube
10 16 (9.52%) Bitbucket
11 12 (7.14%) Selenium
12 10 (5.95%) JUnit
13 8 (4.76%) JMeter
14 7 (4.17%) GitLab
15 6 (3.57%) TeamCity
16 5 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 4 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 49 (29.17%) Finance
2 37 (22.02%) Banking
3 4 (2.38%) Law
4 3 (1.79%) Automotive
4 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.79%) Front Office
4 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (38.10%) Developer
2 57 (33.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (13.69%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.31%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
6 13 (7.74%) Architect
6 13 (7.74%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 9 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (5.36%) Java Engineer
9 8 (4.76%) Python Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Azure DevOps
10 7 (4.17%) ForgeRock Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.57%) Angular Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (3.57%) IAM Developer
12 5 (2.98%) Agile Developer
12 5 (2.98%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (31.55%) Spring Boot
2 52 (30.95%) Spring
3 30 (17.86%) RESTful
3 30 (17.86%) Web Services
4 28 (16.67%) REST
5 18 (10.71%) HTML
5 18 (10.71%) Node.js
6 16 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 16 (9.52%) CSS
6 16 (9.52%) HTML5
7 11 (6.55%) JSON
8 9 (5.36%) Hystrix
8 9 (5.36%) SAML
9 8 (4.76%) CSS3
9 8 (4.76%) Kafka
9 8 (4.76%) React
10 7 (4.17%) Apache Camel
11 6 (3.57%) RxJava
11 6 (3.57%) XML
12 5 (2.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 10 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.76%) PKI
4 7 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.57%) User Experience
6 5 (2.98%) iPad
7 4 (2.38%) Derivative
7 4 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.79%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.79%) iSeries
8 3 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.19%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.19%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.71%) Linux
2 16 (9.52%) Unix
3 10 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 10 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.36%) Windows
5 8 (4.76%) Android
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (63.10%) DevOps
2 100 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.76%) Microservices
4 45 (26.79%) Open Source
5 42 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (19.64%) TDD
7 31 (18.45%) Continuous Deployment
8 30 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (17.26%) Scrum
10 28 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 25 (14.88%) Test Automation
12 23 (13.69%) High Availability
13 21 (12.50%) BDD
13 21 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
13 21 (12.50%) OO
14 16 (9.52%) Pair Programming
15 15 (8.93%) Kanban
16 14 (8.33%) SDLC
17 12 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 12 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 100 (59.52%) Java
2 85 (50.60%) Python
3 35 (20.83%) Groovy
4 24 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 22 (13.10%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.12%) Kotlin
6 17 (10.12%) Ruby
7 16 (9.52%) Java 8
8 14 (8.33%) SQL
9 13 (7.74%) Perl
10 11 (6.55%) Go
11 6 (3.57%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.38%) C#
12 4 (2.38%) ES6
13 3 (1.79%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.79%) C
13 3 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.79%) PHP
14 2 (1.19%) Scala
15 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (4.76%) Degree
1 8 (4.76%) Sun Certification
2 3 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.19%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.60%) CCNA
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.60%) CRISC
4 1 (0.60%) ISACA
4 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.60%) MCITP
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) MCTS
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PMP
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 63 (37.50%) Docker
2 21 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (5.36%) OpenAM
4 6 (3.57%) OpenDJ
5 4 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.38%) Apache Flume
5 4 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (2.38%) HDFS
6 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.60%) LXC
7 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (44.05%) Ansible
2 63 (37.50%) Puppet
3 43 (25.60%) Kubernetes
4 36 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (11.90%) Terraform
6 13 (7.74%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (4.17%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.38%) Consul
8 4 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (2.38%) Oozie
9 3 (1.79%) Nagios
10 2 (1.19%) Mesos
10 2 (1.19%) Salt
11 1 (0.60%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.60%) Rancher
11 1 (0.60%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (0.60%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) Splunk
2 20 (11.90%) Google
3 15 (8.93%) F5
3 15 (8.93%) MuleSoft
4 12 (7.14%) IBM
4 12 (7.14%) Oracle
5 11 (6.55%) AppDynamics
6 9 (5.36%) Atlassian
6 9 (5.36%) ForgeRock
7 8 (4.76%) Dynatrace
8 6 (3.57%) NetApp
9 5 (2.98%) EMC
9 5 (2.98%) New Relic
9 5 (2.98%) TOWER Software
10 4 (2.38%) Charles River
11 3 (1.79%) Micro Focus
11 3 (1.79%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.19%) VMware
13 1 (0.60%) Citrix