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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 178 193 220
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +27
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 20 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.15% 0.083%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.10% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
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£400 £388 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -24.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £370 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £518 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+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
952 1009 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.71% 17.35% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 692 803
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 40
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.87 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.83% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 25 (67.57%) DevOps
2 24 (64.86%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Puppet
4 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (43.24%) Python
5 15 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (40.54%) Ansible
6 14 (37.84%) Docker
6 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
7 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (32.43%) Java
9 11 (29.73%) Windows
9 11 (29.73%) KVM
10 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
10 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
11 9 (24.32%) Ruby
11 9 (24.32%) JIRA
11 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
11 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.62%) Vagrant
12 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
12 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
13 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (18.92%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (16.22%) Open Source
14 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
14 6 (16.22%) PowerShell

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
1 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
3 2 (5.41%) GitHub
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
1 3 (8.11%) NAS
2 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.41%) LDAP
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) Multicast
3 1 (2.70%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MySQL
1 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) Mahout
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) JIRA
3 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.11%) Subversion
6 2 (5.41%) Maven
7 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.70%) Hudson
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) Spring
2 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) XSL
2 2 (5.41%) Sinatra
2 2 (5.41%) Django
2 2 (5.41%) Flask
3 1 (2.70%) RESTful
3 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) Spring Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Kafka
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) Java EE
3 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.81%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) PMI
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 10 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX
5 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.41%) CentOS
5 2 (5.41%) Solaris
6 1 (2.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) DevOps
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Open Source
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Demand Management
8 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
9 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
10 1 (2.70%) Automation Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Python
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) Ruby
4 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
5 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
8 3 (8.11%) Korn
9 2 (5.41%) VBScript
10 1 (2.70%) Scala
10 1 (2.70%) Groovy
10 1 (2.70%) PHP
10 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.70%) C
10 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) VCDX
2 1 (2.70%) VCAP
2 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Docker
2 11 (29.73%) KVM
3 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.11%) vSphere
6 2 (5.41%) Ceph
7 1 (2.70%) iptables
7 1 (2.70%) GPFS
7 1 (2.70%) Gluster
7 1 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (2.70%) NFS
7 1 (2.70%) Firmware
7 1 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Puppet
2 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (40.54%) Ansible
4 8 (21.62%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.41%) Cobbler
5 2 (5.41%) SCOM
6 1 (2.70%) yum
6 1 (2.70%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.70%) Nagios
6 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.70%) logstash
6 1 (2.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) HP
3 5 (13.51%) Perforce
4 4 (10.81%) EMC
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) BMC
5 3 (8.11%) Hitachi
5 3 (8.11%) WorldPay
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.41%) Akamai
6 2 (5.41%) Splunk
6 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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