Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 449 540
Rank change year-on-year -36 +91 +19
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 159 146 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 1.76% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 90 30
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £425 £400 £424
90th Percentile £675 £651 £613
England median daily rate £500 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -9.01% +4.67% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -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 8,014 8,288 7,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.18% 19.78% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,780 5,709 5,147
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.91%
10th Percentile £300 £279 £256
90th Percentile £644 £625 £613
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 104 105
London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.55 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.33% -15.70% +15.79%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.13 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +5 40 £500 -9.09% 7
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 112 (70.44%) DevOps
2 92 (57.86%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (55.35%) Java
3 88 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (52.83%) Jenkins
5 77 (48.43%) Docker
6 71 (44.65%) PaaS
7 55 (34.59%) Kubernetes
8 53 (33.33%) Ansible
9 52 (32.70%) Python
10 51 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (30.82%) Spring
12 45 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
12 45 (28.30%) Microservices
13 44 (27.67%) Banking
14 43 (27.04%) Finance
14 43 (27.04%) Puppet
15 41 (25.79%) Git (software)
16 38 (23.90%) Maven
17 37 (23.27%) JavaScript
18 36 (22.64%) Node.js
19 32 (20.13%) AppDynamics
20 30 (18.87%) Spring Boot
20 30 (18.87%) Unix
20 30 (18.87%) Ruby
21 29 (18.24%) Linux
21 29 (18.24%) Splunk
21 29 (18.24%) npm
22 28 (17.61%) JIRA
23 27 (16.98%) Open Source

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 15 (9.43%) Mule
2 13 (8.18%) Confluence
2 13 (8.18%) Mule ESB
3 10 (6.29%) nginx
4 7 (4.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (4.40%) Apache
4 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.14%) Anypoint
7 4 (2.52%) WildFly
8 3 (1.89%) Jetty
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.26%) CloudStack
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.63%) Drupal
10 1 (0.63%) Tornado
10 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) HipChat
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (3.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 92 (57.86%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (44.65%) PaaS
3 29 (18.24%) npm
4 23 (14.47%) Heroku
5 20 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (8.18%) IaaS
7 12 (7.55%) Bluemix
7 12 (7.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (7.55%) IBM Cloud
8 11 (6.92%) GitHub
9 10 (6.29%) OpenShift
10 8 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (4.40%) Amazon S3
11 7 (4.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 6 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.84%) Firewall
2 7 (4.40%) SSL
3 6 (3.77%) FTP
3 6 (3.77%) SMTP
4 1 (0.63%) LAN
4 1 (0.63%) SSH
4 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) VPN
4 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.72%) NoSQL
2 19 (11.95%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (10.69%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.81%) MySQL
5 12 (7.55%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.92%) Redis
7 7 (4.40%) DB2
8 6 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.89%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.26%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.63%) Big Data
12 1 (0.63%) DataStage
12 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.63%) OrientDB
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 84 (52.83%) Jenkins
2 41 (25.79%) Git (software)
3 38 (23.90%) Maven
4 28 (17.61%) JIRA
5 26 (16.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 23 (14.47%) TeamCity
7 20 (12.58%) Gradle
8 19 (11.95%) Cucumber
8 19 (11.95%) Selenium
9 17 (10.69%) Travis CI
10 16 (10.06%) Bitbucket
10 16 (10.06%) gulp
10 16 (10.06%) IBM UrbanCode
11 15 (9.43%) SonarQube
12 13 (8.18%) Liquibase
13 11 (6.92%) JUnit
14 10 (6.29%) CircleCI
15 6 (3.77%) Bower
15 6 (3.77%) Gerrit
15 6 (3.77%) Grunt
General
1 44 (27.67%) Banking
2 43 (27.04%) Finance
3 17 (10.69%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.29%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Retail
6 2 (1.26%) Advertising
6 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (42.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (27.04%) Developer
3 16 (10.06%) Architect
4 14 (8.81%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.18%) Java Engineer
6 11 (6.92%) Cloud Developer
7 10 (6.29%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (5.66%) Integration Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) WebOps Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Digital Architect
11 6 (3.77%) MuleSoft Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.14%) Cloud Architect
12 5 (3.14%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.14%) Node.js Developer
12 5 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (30.82%) Spring
2 36 (22.64%) Node.js
3 30 (18.87%) Spring Boot
4 26 (16.35%) Web Services
5 21 (13.21%) RESTful
6 19 (11.95%) AngularJS
6 19 (11.95%) React
7 17 (10.69%) OAuth
8 15 (9.43%) REST
8 15 (9.43%) Spring Cloud
9 13 (8.18%) SAML
9 13 (8.18%) Spring MVC
10 10 (6.29%) Spring Security
11 9 (5.66%) Kafka
11 9 (5.66%) OpenID
12 8 (5.03%) HTML
12 8 (5.03%) HTML5
12 8 (5.03%) JSON
12 8 (5.03%) OAuth2
12 8 (5.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.77%) iPad
3 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.77%) User Experience
4 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.89%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.26%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.87%) Unix
2 29 (18.24%) Linux
3 13 (8.18%) CoreOS
4 5 (3.14%) Solaris
5 2 (1.26%) Android
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (70.44%) DevOps
2 88 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (28.30%) Microservices
5 27 (16.98%) Open Source
5 27 (16.98%) TDD
6 25 (15.72%) BDD
7 22 (13.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 22 (13.84%) Kanban
8 21 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (12.58%) Configuration Management
10 19 (11.95%) MVC
11 16 (10.06%) High Availability
12 13 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 13 (8.18%) Scrum
13 12 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (6.92%) Web Operations
15 10 (6.29%) SDLC
15 10 (6.29%) Test Automation
16 9 (5.66%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 88 (55.35%) Java
2 52 (32.70%) Python
3 37 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.87%) Ruby
5 19 (11.95%) Groovy
6 15 (9.43%) Bash Shell
7 14 (8.81%) Go
8 12 (7.55%) PHP
9 11 (6.92%) C#
9 11 (6.92%) Scala
10 8 (5.03%) Perl
11 7 (4.40%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.77%) C++
13 4 (2.52%) SQL
14 3 (1.89%) ES6
15 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.63%) GraphQL
15 1 (0.63%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.26%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.81%) QA
2 7 (4.40%) GCP
3 2 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.63%) PSD2
System Software
1 77 (48.43%) Docker
2 10 (6.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 55 (34.59%) Kubernetes
2 53 (33.33%) Ansible
3 45 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (27.04%) Puppet
5 18 (11.32%) Docker Swarm
6 16 (10.06%) Terraform
7 7 (4.40%) Packer
8 6 (3.77%) Rancher
9 5 (3.14%) Mesos
10 1 (0.63%) Control-M
10 1 (0.63%) Grafana
10 1 (0.63%) logstash
10 1 (0.63%) Salt
10 1 (0.63%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (20.13%) AppDynamics
2 29 (18.24%) Splunk
3 18 (11.32%) MuleSoft
4 15 (9.43%) New Relic
5 13 (8.18%) Oracle
6 7 (4.40%) Adobe
7 6 (3.77%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.77%) Google
7 6 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.14%) IBM
8 5 (3.14%) Tealium
9 3 (1.89%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.26%) CA
10 2 (1.26%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.63%) Apigee
11 1 (0.63%) RightScale
11 1 (0.63%) Sonatype
11 1 (0.63%) Sun
11 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.63%) VMware