Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 - 244
Rank change year-on-year - +244 -39
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% - 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.12% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
North West median daily rate £563 - £383
10th Percentile £504 - £381
90th Percentile £661 - £384
England median daily rate £500 £511 £500
% change year-on-year -2.20% +2.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.68% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 895 1099 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.69% 16.08% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 699 779
North West median daily rate £388 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.06% +25.00%
10th Percentile £233 £262 £255
90th Percentile £598 £555 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 66
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -12.64% +2.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £20.73 £36.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cloud Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Merseyside - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 £600 - 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
Lancashire - 1 £525 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (80.00%) DevOps
1 8 (80.00%) Ansible
2 7 (70.00%) Groovy
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) PaaS
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Docker
3 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (40.00%) nginx
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) iPad

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 (40.00%) nginx
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) Mule
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) PaaS
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (20.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
1 4 (40.00%) React
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Groovy
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Ansible
2 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) VMware