Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 31 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.99% 0.10% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.71% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 43 3 0
Manchester median daily rate £700 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
North West median daily rate £700 £563 -
% change year-on-year +24.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 462 478 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.72% 16.09% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 291 323
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -7.32%
10th Percentile £165 £213 £213
90th Percentile £658 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year - +1.07% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 15
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +34.62%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.74 £14.43
90th Percentile £185.00 £118.75 £38.08
North West median hourly rate £21.25 £23.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.57% +56.67% -12.64%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in Manchester

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (87.10%) Ansible
2 27 (87.10%) DevOps
3 26 (83.87%) Docker
3 26 (83.87%) Groovy
3 26 (83.87%) Jenkins
4 21 (67.74%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (67.74%) Puppet
4 21 (67.74%) nginx
4 21 (67.74%) Open Source
4 21 (67.74%) PaaS
4 21 (67.74%) Maven
4 21 (67.74%) Gradle
4 21 (67.74%) gulp
4 21 (67.74%) Travis CI
4 21 (67.74%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (67.74%) CircleCI
4 21 (67.74%) IBM UrbanCode
4 21 (67.74%) npm
5 20 (64.52%) Shell Script
6 14 (45.16%) Terraform
7 13 (41.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
8 10 (32.26%) iPad
9 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) TDD
10 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 21 (67.74%) nginx
2 5 (16.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 21 (67.74%) npm
1 21 (67.74%) PaaS
2 13 (41.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) Jenkins
2 21 (67.74%) CircleCI
2 21 (67.74%) Gradle
2 21 (67.74%) gulp
2 21 (67.74%) IBM UrbanCode
2 21 (67.74%) Maven
2 21 (67.74%) Travis CI
3 6 (19.35%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Python Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Node.js
2 5 (16.13%) React
2 5 (16.13%) REST
2 5 (16.13%) Spring
3 4 (12.90%) Django
4 1 (3.23%) Flask
4 1 (3.23%) NumPy
4 1 (3.23%) Pandas
4 1 (3.23%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) DevOps
2 21 (67.74%) Open Source
3 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Microservices
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Python
2 26 (83.87%) Groovy
3 20 (64.52%) Shell Script
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Docker
2 21 (67.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (87.10%) Ansible
2 21 (67.74%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (67.74%) Puppet
3 14 (45.16%) Terraform
4 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) IBM
2 5 (16.13%) Blue Prism