The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 161 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.052% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.17% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £466 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £650 £450
% change year-on-year -15.38% +44.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -

Cloud Foundry is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 427 620 560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.51% 16.21% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 375 322
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -24.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.49 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £36.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Cloud Foundry as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the North West

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in the North West

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 4 £473 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £405 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Foundry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) JMeter
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Middleware
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) OpenShift
4 4 (50.00%) PaaS
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (50.00%) GitHub
4 4 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (50.00%) Gradle
4 4 (50.00%) Artifactory
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Salt

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Bluemix
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (50.00%) Datadog
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (50.00%) OpenShift
1 4 (50.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) Gradle
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 4 (50.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
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