Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 14 December 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
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 181 239
Rank change year-on-year -34 +58 +5
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 14 72 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.20% 0.94% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 5.00% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 52 1
Thames Valley median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.90% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £475 £412 £463
90th Percentile £710 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £563
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Thames Valley median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Thames Valley with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Thames Valley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,101 1,440 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 15.56% 18.72% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 772 743
Thames Valley median daily rate £425 £428 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -2.29% +12.18%
10th Percentile £268 £286 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 62 39
Thames Valley median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -22.37% +17.72%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £42.45 £37.75 £50.73
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the Thames Valley

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in the Thames Valley

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Thames Valley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in the Thames Valley

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Buckinghamshire -33 11 £525 +4.95%
Berkshire -11 3 £650 +30.00%
Cloud Foundry
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) PaaS
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (42.86%) Ruby
4 6 (42.86%) Ansible
5 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (35.71%) Google
5 5 (35.71%) High Availability
5 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Puppet
6 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 3 (21.43%) Splunk
6 3 (21.43%) GitHub
6 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Groovy
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
6 3 (21.43%) Banking

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) PaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (21.43%) GitHub
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Ruby Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Go
3 3 (21.43%) Groovy
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Splunk