The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 140 189 200
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 22 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.62% 1.99% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 8
Median daily rate £525 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £345 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £543 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +163.15%
OpenStack
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
607 1004 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.07% 16.88% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 759 647
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -8.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenStack across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 City of London region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 40 (80.00%) DevOps
2 36 (72.00%) Linux
3 30 (60.00%) Ruby
4 29 (58.00%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (56.00%) Java
6 21 (42.00%) Go
6 21 (42.00%) Puppet
7 19 (38.00%) Web Services
8 18 (36.00%) Redis
8 18 (36.00%) Docker
9 17 (34.00%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (34.00%) Finance
10 16 (32.00%) Python
11 15 (30.00%) vSphere
12 14 (28.00%) MongoDB
12 14 (28.00%) Cloud Foundry
12 14 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (26.00%) Ansible
13 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
13 13 (26.00%) TDD
14 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (24.00%) PaaS
14 12 (24.00%) Bash Shell
14 12 (24.00%) Open Source
14 12 (24.00%) Heroku
15 11 (22.00%) Node.js
15 11 (22.00%) Mesos
15 11 (22.00%) Kubernetes
15 11 (22.00%) Windows

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (28.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.00%) Confluence
4 2 (4.00%) CloudStack
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 29 (58.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.00%) Heroku
3 12 (24.00%) PaaS
4 6 (12.00%) GitHub
5 2 (4.00%) IaaS
5 2 (4.00%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.00%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.00%) HTTP
2 9 (18.00%) SSL
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) SAN
5 3 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) LDAP
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) SSH
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.00%) FTP
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Redis
2 14 (28.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Bitbucket
3 5 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (8.00%) FishEye
4 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) Hudson
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Front Office
3 3 (6.00%) Law
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Java Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (6.00%) NoSQL Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) Web Services
2 11 (22.00%) Node.js
3 9 (18.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (8.00%) .NET
5 3 (6.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) Django
6 1 (2.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (72.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) Windows
3 9 (18.00%) CoreOS
3 9 (18.00%) RancherOS
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.00%) Unix
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (26.00%) TDD
4 12 (24.00%) Open Source
4 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.00%) Security Hardening
7 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
8 4 (8.00%) Service Design
9 3 (6.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Dependency Management
9 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.00%) Systematic Trading
10 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) Ruby
2 28 (56.00%) Java
3 21 (42.00%) Go
4 16 (32.00%) Python
5 12 (24.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.00%) Perl
7 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 2 (4.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) RHCE
3 3 (6.00%) RHCA
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Docker
2 15 (30.00%) vSphere
3 9 (18.00%) etcd
3 9 (18.00%) flannel
4 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.00%) NFS
5 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.00%) Xen
6 2 (4.00%) XenServer
7 1 (2.00%) vCloud
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) Puppet
2 17 (34.00%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (26.00%) Ansible
4 11 (22.00%) Kubernetes
4 11 (22.00%) Mesos
5 9 (18.00%) Consul
5 9 (18.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 9 (18.00%) Marathon
5 9 (18.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 9 (18.00%) Rancher
6 5 (10.00%) Nagios
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (6.00%) Salt
9 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
9 2 (4.00%) Terraform
9 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
10 1 (2.00%) Graphite
10 1 (2.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Rackspace
2 8 (16.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) HP
6 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) hybris
6 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle
7 2 (4.00%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (2.00%) Altiris
8 1 (2.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Tableau
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