Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 September 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 84 86
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 13 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.06% 1.51% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Wales median daily rate £550 £625 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +28.21% -
10th Percentile £509 £625 £424
90th Percentile £644 £625 £561
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £33.08 £37.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -10.59% -22.11% -

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 257 199 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.68% 17.21% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 122 94
Wales median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £261 £154 £202
90th Percentile £575 £511 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
Wales median hourly rate £15.81 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.95% +5.56% -35.71%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.50 £16.67 £21.55
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Cloud Foundry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in Wales

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in Wales

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in Wales over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in Wales

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
South Wales -16 13 £550 -12.00%
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 9 (69.23%) Docker
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) PaaS
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Puppet
4 6 (46.15%) Microservices
4 6 (46.15%) Ansible
4 6 (46.15%) Cloud Native
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 4 (30.77%) IaaS
6 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (23.08%) GitHub
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) Heroku
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) AMQP
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) Google
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) VMware
8 2 (15.38%) TDD

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (15.38%) Gunicorn
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) PaaS
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) IaaS
4 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 3 (23.08%) Heroku
5 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (15.38%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (15.38%) Slack
5 2 (15.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) AMQP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) HBase
2 1 (7.69%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) CF BOSH
3 2 (15.38%) Liquibase
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Gatling
4 1 (7.69%) GitLab
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
1 3 (23.08%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) Flask
2 2 (15.38%) React
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
2 2 (15.38%) SQLAlchemy
3 1 (7.69%) Enzyme
3 1 (7.69%) GraphQL
3 1 (7.69%) Jest
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Microservices
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Data Science
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.69%) OWASP
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Ansible
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Oozie
3 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cloudera