Period
to 12 December 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 12 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 91 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 11 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.63% 0.49% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 3.31% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Wales median daily rate £550 £625 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.08% +35.14% -
10th Percentile £450 £560 £413
90th Percentile £575 £681 £560
UK median daily rate £575 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £33.08 £41.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -19.32% -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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 312 181 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.91% 14.72% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 117 136
Wales median daily rate £450 £350 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -14.11% +7.24%
10th Percentile £306 £130 £266
90th Percentile £588 £545 £606
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Wales median hourly rate £23.00 £12.50 £15.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.00% -19.81% -25.77%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.00 £16.05 £21.25
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 12 December 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 12 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
South Wales -13 11 £550 -12.08% 1
Cloud Foundry
UK

For the 6 months to 12 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 9 (81.82%) Docker
2 7 (63.64%) PaaS
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) AMQP
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Microservices
5 4 (36.36%) Liquibase
5 4 (36.36%) Trello
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
5 4 (36.36%) Slack
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Cloud
5 4 (36.36%) GitHub
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 4 (36.36%) Maven
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (27.27%) Cloud Native

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 (18.18%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) GitHub
2 4 (36.36%) Slack
2 4 (36.36%) Trello
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) IaaS
4 2 (18.18%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) AMQP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Liquibase
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) CF BOSH
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Backend Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 4 (36.36%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Cloud
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Flask
3 2 (18.18%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (9.09%) Enzyme
4 1 (9.09%) GraphQL
4 1 (9.09%) Jest
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Native
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware