Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 313 356
Rank change year-on-year +33 +43 +17
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 93 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.15% 1.23% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 19 8
South East median daily rate £500 £575 £573
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +0.44% -
10th Percentile £329 £406 £450
90th Percentile £525 £638 £615
England median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.01% +9.90% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,949 2,681 3,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.88% 17.33% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,736 1,579 2,026
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.31% +9.25%
10th Percentile £250 £237 £238
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 104 118
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.22 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.28% +18.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.27
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.65 £49.88
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cloud Foundry in the South East

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +34 52 £500 +5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 50 £500 +5.26% 2
Hampshire +6 23 £413 -26.67%
Surrey - 11 £475 - 3
West Sussex - 7 £330 -
Berkshire -16 2 £500 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 65 (69.89%) Java
2 53 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (49.46%) TDD
4 44 (47.31%) Jenkins
5 43 (46.24%) Spring
6 41 (44.09%) Amazon AWS
7 38 (40.86%) Linux
7 38 (40.86%) DevOps
8 36 (38.71%) PaaS
9 34 (36.56%) Spring Boot
9 34 (36.56%) OpenShift
10 27 (29.03%) Ruby
10 27 (29.03%) Go
11 26 (27.96%) Finance
12 25 (26.88%) Scrum
12 25 (26.88%) Banking
12 25 (26.88%) SQL
12 25 (26.88%) Docker
12 25 (26.88%) Microservices
13 24 (25.81%) Ansible
14 23 (24.73%) GitHub
14 23 (24.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (23.66%) RESTful
15 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
16 21 (22.58%) Degree
16 21 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
17 20 (21.51%) Apache Spark
17 20 (21.51%) Kafka
18 19 (20.43%) QA
18 19 (20.43%) Shell Script

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (21.51%) Apache Spark
2 16 (17.20%) Tomcat
3 14 (15.05%) Apache
4 13 (13.98%) GemFire
5 7 (7.53%) IBM Domino
6 6 (6.45%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.23%) Drupal
8 2 (2.15%) Alfresco
8 2 (2.15%) CMS
8 2 (2.15%) Liferay
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.08%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 41 (44.09%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (38.71%) PaaS
3 34 (36.56%) OpenShift
4 23 (24.73%) GitHub
4 23 (24.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.15%) IaaS
7 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.08%) Heroku
7 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) MongoDB
2 14 (15.05%) Hadoop
2 14 (15.05%) HBase
3 13 (13.98%) Apache Hive
3 13 (13.98%) OLTP
4 12 (12.90%) Big Data
4 12 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 12 (12.90%) Redis
5 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
6 9 (9.68%) DB2
7 7 (7.53%) MySQL
8 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.08%) InfluxDB
9 1 (1.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 44 (47.31%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.20%) Gradle
4 15 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (13.98%) IntelliJ
5 13 (13.98%) JUnit
6 10 (10.75%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.45%) gulp
7 6 (6.45%) Maven
7 6 (6.45%) Protractor
7 6 (6.45%) Selenium
8 5 (5.38%) Subversion
9 4 (4.30%) GitLab
10 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.08%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.08%) Travis CI
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 25 (26.88%) Banking
3 9 (9.68%) Automotive
3 9 (9.68%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (39.78%) Developer
2 33 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 24 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Java Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Ruby Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Java Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Development Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (5.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.24%) Spring
2 34 (36.56%) Spring Boot
3 22 (23.66%) RESTful
4 20 (21.51%) Kafka
5 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
6 14 (15.05%) JSON
7 13 (13.98%) Apache Camel
7 13 (13.98%) J2EE
7 13 (13.98%) Middleware
7 13 (13.98%) Spark Streaming
7 13 (13.98%) Spring Integration
7 13 (13.98%) Web Services
8 12 (12.90%) CSS
8 12 (12.90%) HTML
8 12 (12.90%) HTML5
8 12 (12.90%) React
9 9 (9.68%) REST
10 8 (8.60%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (8.60%) Spring Cloud
11 7 (7.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Public Cloud
2 13 (13.98%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (13.98%) Replication
2 13 (13.98%) Virtual Team
3 9 (9.68%) Cloud Native
4 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.86%) Linux
2 14 (15.05%) Unix
3 13 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (49.46%) TDD
3 38 (40.86%) DevOps
4 25 (26.88%) Microservices
4 25 (26.88%) Scrum
5 16 (17.20%) Migration
6 14 (15.05%) Acceptance Criteria
7 13 (13.98%) Benchmarking
7 13 (13.98%) ETL
7 13 (13.98%) MapReduce
7 13 (13.98%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (13.98%) System Testing
7 13 (13.98%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.98%) User Stories
7 13 (13.98%) Validation
8 10 (10.75%) Kanban
8 10 (10.75%) Pair Programming
9 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.53%) Project Management
10 7 (7.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (69.89%) Java
2 27 (29.03%) Go
2 27 (29.03%) Ruby
3 25 (26.88%) SQL
4 19 (20.43%) Shell Script
5 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.90%) Perl
7 11 (11.83%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.43%) QA
2 12 (12.90%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (26.88%) Docker
2 14 (15.05%) HDFS
3 13 (13.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.08%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (25.81%) Ansible
2 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.75%) Puppet
4 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.08%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.08%) Graphite
5 1 (1.08%) Mesos
5 1 (1.08%) Nagios
5 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Red Hat
2 12 (12.90%) Oracle
3 10 (10.75%) IBM
4 9 (9.68%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.15%) OpenText
6 1 (1.08%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.08%) New Relic
6 1 (1.08%) Splunk