The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 73 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £474 £550 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.86% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenStack
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
175 112 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.29% 15.49% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 77 71
Average daily rate £400 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £463 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenStack across the Bristol region.

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

OpenStack
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef