Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 340 380
Rank change year-on-year +81 +40 -3
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 113 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.23% 0.093%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.83% 1.25% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 16 2
South East median daily rate £500 £563 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -28.57%
10th Percentile £380 £396 £450
90th Percentile £563 £638 £550
England median daily rate £500 £510 £500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% -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 £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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2948 3034 3546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.63% 18.39% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1760 1793 2117
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley +67 76 £500 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 73 £500 - 3
Hampshire +21 28 £401 -5.76%
Surrey -16 5 £475 +5.56%
West Sussex - 4 £330 -
Berkshire +5 3 £500 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 81 (71.68%) Java
2 62 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (46.90%) Spring
4 50 (44.25%) DevOps
5 49 (43.36%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (41.59%) Jenkins
7 46 (40.71%) TDD
7 46 (40.71%) Linux
8 44 (38.94%) PaaS
9 42 (37.17%) OpenShift
10 41 (36.28%) Go
10 41 (36.28%) Ruby
11 38 (33.63%) Microservices
12 34 (30.09%) Spring Boot
12 34 (30.09%) Ansible
13 29 (25.66%) Finance
13 29 (25.66%) Banking
14 27 (23.89%) Scrum
14 27 (23.89%) GitHub
15 24 (21.24%) Docker
16 22 (19.47%) Apache Spark
17 21 (18.58%) Kafka
17 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (18.58%) Git (software)
18 20 (17.70%) RESTful
19 19 (16.81%) QA
19 19 (16.81%) Shell Script
20 18 (15.93%) SQL
20 18 (15.93%) J2EE
20 18 (15.93%) Software Engineering

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 22 (19.47%) Apache Spark
2 17 (15.04%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.39%) Apache
4 13 (11.50%) GemFire
5 8 (7.08%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.54%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.77%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.77%) CMS
7 2 (1.77%) Drupal
7 2 (1.77%) Liferay
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 49 (43.36%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (38.94%) PaaS
3 42 (37.17%) OpenShift
4 27 (23.89%) GitHub
5 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (13.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (4.42%) Bluemix
7 5 (4.42%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.88%) Heroku
8 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.16%) Hadoop
1 16 (14.16%) HBase
2 14 (12.39%) Redis
3 13 (11.50%) Apache Hive
3 13 (11.50%) Big Data
3 13 (11.50%) MySQL
3 13 (11.50%) OLTP
4 6 (5.31%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.42%) DB2
5 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.88%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (41.59%) Jenkins
2 21 (18.58%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.16%) Gradle
4 14 (12.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (11.50%) Cucumber
5 13 (11.50%) IntelliJ
5 13 (11.50%) JUnit
6 9 (7.96%) GitLab
7 6 (5.31%) gulp
7 6 (5.31%) Maven
7 6 (5.31%) Protractor
7 6 (5.31%) Selenium
8 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.88%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.88%) Subversion
9 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (25.66%) Banking
1 29 (25.66%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Automotive
2 10 (8.85%) Retail Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (27.43%) Developer
3 28 (24.78%) Java Developer
4 16 (14.16%) Java Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Senior Java Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Java Software Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Ruby Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Big Data Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Development Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.90%) Spring
2 34 (30.09%) Spring Boot
3 21 (18.58%) Kafka
4 20 (17.70%) RESTful
5 18 (15.93%) J2EE
6 15 (13.27%) JSON
6 15 (13.27%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (11.50%) Apache Camel
7 13 (11.50%) Middleware
7 13 (11.50%) Spark Streaming
7 13 (11.50%) Spring Integration
8 12 (10.62%) Web Services
9 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.96%) JDBC
11 7 (6.19%) Velocity
12 6 (5.31%) Node.js
12 6 (5.31%) REST
12 6 (5.31%) WireMock
13 5 (4.42%) React
13 5 (4.42%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Cloud Native
2 13 (11.50%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (11.50%) Replication
2 13 (11.50%) Virtual Team
3 11 (9.73%) Public Cloud
4 8 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.71%) Linux
2 15 (13.27%) Unix
3 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.77%) CentOS
4 2 (1.77%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (44.25%) DevOps
3 46 (40.71%) TDD
4 38 (33.63%) Microservices
5 27 (23.89%) Scrum
6 18 (15.93%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (14.16%) Kanban
8 15 (13.27%) Acceptance Criteria
9 14 (12.39%) Migration
10 13 (11.50%) Benchmarking
10 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.50%) ETL
10 13 (11.50%) MapReduce
10 13 (11.50%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (11.50%) System Testing
10 13 (11.50%) Unit Testing
10 13 (11.50%) User Stories
10 13 (11.50%) Validation
11 11 (9.73%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 81 (71.68%) Java
2 41 (36.28%) Go
2 41 (36.28%) Ruby
3 19 (16.81%) Shell Script
4 18 (15.93%) SQL
5 12 (10.62%) Perl
5 12 (10.62%) Python
6 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (21.24%) Docker
2 15 (13.27%) HDFS
3 13 (11.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (8.85%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.77%) Xen
6 1 (0.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 34 (30.09%) Ansible
2 16 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (10.62%) Puppet
4 8 (7.08%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.54%) Terraform
6 2 (1.77%) Packer
7 1 (0.88%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.88%) Graphite
7 1 (0.88%) Mesos
7 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle
3 11 (9.73%) IBM
4 10 (8.85%) Google
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.77%) OpenText
6 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.88%) New Relic
6 1 (0.88%) Splunk