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 3 months to 25 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 244 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 -  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 23 33 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.37% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 0
Median daily rate £500 £750 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £700 £450
% change year-on-year -21.42% +55.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1295 1596 1555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.95% 18.12% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 1010 943
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Buckinghamshire - 20 £500 - 4
Hampshire +5 2 - - 3
Surrey -1 1 £475 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (65.63%) Spring
4 18 (56.25%) Ruby
4 18 (56.25%) Go
4 18 (56.25%) Microservices
5 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
6 12 (37.50%) TDD
6 12 (37.50%) Ansible
6 12 (37.50%) PaaS
7 11 (34.38%) Spring Boot
8 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (31.25%) Kanban
9 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (28.13%) DevOps
10 7 (21.88%) J2EE
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (21.88%) Cloud Native
11 6 (18.75%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (18.75%) Bluemix
11 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
11 6 (18.75%) BDD
11 6 (18.75%) JDBC
11 6 (18.75%) JMS
11 6 (18.75%) SOA
11 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
11 6 (18.75%) JMX
11 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture

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 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) GemFire
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (37.50%) PaaS
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (18.75%) Bluemix
4 6 (18.75%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (15.63%) GitHub
6 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
7 1 (3.13%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Redis
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) HBase
3 1 (3.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (6.25%) Gradle
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) GitLab
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.13%) Protractor
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Spring
2 11 (34.38%) Spring Boot
3 7 (21.88%) J2EE
4 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 6 (18.75%) JDBC
4 6 (18.75%) JMS
4 6 (18.75%) JMX
5 5 (15.63%) Web Services
6 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.38%) Velocity
8 2 (6.25%) Kafka
8 2 (6.25%) Node.js
9 1 (3.13%) .NET
9 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
9 1 (3.13%) JSON
9 1 (3.13%) Middleware
9 1 (3.13%) RESTful
9 1 (3.13%) Spark Streaming
9 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Cloud Native
2 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Microservices
3 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
4 12 (37.50%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (31.25%) Kanban
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (28.13%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
7 6 (18.75%) SOA
7 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) CRM
10 1 (3.13%) ETL
10 1 (3.13%) Migration
10 1 (3.13%) Strategic Management
10 1 (3.13%) System Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) Go
2 18 (56.25%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
1 2 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
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