Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 December 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 210 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Foundry 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.017% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.60% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £580 - -
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 689 988 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.32% 16.79% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 562 444
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £206 £238 £228
90th Percentile £574 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.08 £10.96
90th Percentile £45.80 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year - +7.07% +3.78%

Cloud Foundry
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Foundry in the West Midlands

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Foundry in the West Midlands

Cloud Foundry
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Foundry in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Foundry in the West Midlands

Cloud Foundry
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Walsall - 5 £580 -
Birmingham -4 4 £500 -
Coventry - 1 £575 -
Cloud Foundry
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Foundry.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
1 10 (90.91%) PaaS
1 10 (90.91%) REST
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
1 10 (90.91%) Spring Boot
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (72.73%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) Billing
3 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (72.73%) Heroku
3 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
3 8 (72.73%) Microservices
3 8 (72.73%) API Development
3 8 (72.73%) API Design
3 8 (72.73%) API Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) Open Source
4 5 (45.45%) GitHub
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) OpenShift
5 3 (27.27%) IaaS

Cloud Foundry
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) PaaS
2 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (72.73%) Heroku
4 5 (45.45%) GitHub
5 3 (27.27%) IaaS
5 3 (27.27%) OpenShift
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MariaDB
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
1 3 (27.27%) GitLab
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JHipster
2 2 (18.18%) Liquibase
General
1 8 (72.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Java Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) REST
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
1 10 (90.91%) Spring Boot
2 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) API Design
1 8 (72.73%) API Development
1 8 (72.73%) API Integration
1 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source Development
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
2 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (27.27%) Apigee
2 3 (27.27%) MuleSoft
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat