Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 323 312
Rank change year-on-year +39 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 97 32 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.65% 1.23% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 22 52
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
10th Percentile £471 £463 £525
90th Percentile £597 £625 £775
England median daily rate £550 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -4.43% +4.55% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
South East median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £55.00 - £42.50

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 2,658 2,599 3,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.02% 16.78% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,624 1,504 2,079
South East median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.55% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 83 102
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.94% +3.88%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £53.10 £53.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.73% -1.70% +5.26%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Hampshire +15 33 £500 -13.04%
Thames Valley -2 31 £550 +9.90% 3
Surrey -3 30 £500 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire +8 29 £550 +9.90% 3
East Sussex - 2 - -
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 73 (75.26%) Java
2 62 (63.92%) TDD
3 61 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (58.76%) Scrum
5 46 (47.42%) Jenkins
5 46 (47.42%) Microservices
6 43 (44.33%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (43.30%) Spring
8 41 (42.27%) Linux
9 40 (41.24%) DevOps
10 39 (40.21%) Kafka
11 31 (31.96%) GitHub
11 31 (31.96%) HBase
11 31 (31.96%) RabbitMQ
11 31 (31.96%) JSON
11 31 (31.96%) Unix
11 31 (31.96%) HDFS
12 29 (29.90%) Apache Spark
12 29 (29.90%) PaaS
13 28 (28.87%) REST
14 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
14 27 (27.84%) Git (software)
15 26 (26.80%) Test Automation
15 26 (26.80%) Big Data
15 26 (26.80%) Finance
16 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
16 25 (25.77%) Docker
16 25 (25.77%) Spring Cloud
17 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
17 24 (24.74%) Hadoop

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 29 (29.90%) Apache Spark
2 23 (23.71%) Apache
3 12 (12.37%) JBoss
4 11 (11.34%) GemFire
5 1 (1.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 43 (44.33%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (31.96%) GitHub
3 29 (29.90%) PaaS
4 9 (9.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (8.25%) OpenShift
6 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (4.12%) Heroku
8 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.03%) IaaS
8 1 (1.03%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) HTTP
2 4 (4.12%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.96%) HBase
2 26 (26.80%) Big Data
3 24 (24.74%) Hadoop
4 12 (12.37%) Parquet
5 11 (11.34%) Apache Hive
6 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (7.22%) Redis
6 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 46 (47.42%) Jenkins
2 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
2 27 (27.84%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.46%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (14.43%) Gradle
5 12 (12.37%) Selenium
6 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
6 11 (11.34%) IntelliJ
6 11 (11.34%) JUnit
7 9 (9.28%) gulp
8 8 (8.25%) Protractor
9 6 (6.19%) Subversion
10 1 (1.03%) Gatling
10 1 (1.03%) IBM UrbanCode
10 1 (1.03%) JIRA
10 1 (1.03%) JMeter
10 1 (1.03%) Maven
10 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Automotive
3 5 (5.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Developer
2 25 (25.77%) Java Developer
3 19 (19.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (17.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) Java Engineer
6 13 (13.40%) Big Data Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Big Data Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Development Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Hadoop Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Architect
9 7 (7.22%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (7.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Java Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (43.30%) Spring
2 39 (40.21%) Kafka
3 31 (31.96%) JSON
3 31 (31.96%) RabbitMQ
4 28 (28.87%) REST
5 25 (25.77%) Spring Cloud
6 22 (22.68%) Middleware
7 20 (20.62%) Spring Boot
8 19 (19.59%) RESTful
9 14 (14.43%) OAuth
9 14 (14.43%) OAuth2
10 12 (12.37%) Apache Avro
10 12 (12.37%) Drools
11 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.31%) Gherkin
13 9 (9.28%) Node.js
14 8 (8.25%) WireMock
14 8 (8.25%) XML
15 2 (2.06%) Java EE
16 1 (1.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Linux Command Line
1 23 (23.71%) Virtual Team
2 16 (16.49%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (10.31%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Fintech
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.27%) Linux
2 31 (31.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.92%) TDD
2 61 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (58.76%) Scrum
4 46 (47.42%) Microservices
5 40 (41.24%) DevOps
6 26 (26.80%) Test Automation
7 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
8 23 (23.71%) BDD
9 22 (22.68%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (18.56%) ATDD
11 17 (17.53%) Kanban
12 15 (15.46%) OO
12 15 (15.46%) OOP
13 13 (13.40%) Capacity Management
13 13 (13.40%) Open Source
13 13 (13.40%) Software Testing
14 12 (12.37%) Benchmarking
14 12 (12.37%) Scenario Testing
14 12 (12.37%) Secure Coding
14 12 (12.37%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 73 (75.26%) Java
2 23 (23.71%) Shell Script
3 15 (15.46%) Java 8
4 13 (13.40%) Ruby
5 10 (10.31%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.28%) Go
7 6 (6.19%) Python
8 5 (5.15%) Groovy
9 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.06%) OCA
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
System Software
1 31 (31.96%) HDFS
2 25 (25.77%) Docker
3 23 (23.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (9.28%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (16.49%) Puppet
3 14 (14.43%) Ansible
4 12 (12.37%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (5.15%) Terraform
6 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.03%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Google
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle