The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
England / East of England
Rank 119 124 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.092% 0.086% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.26% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
373 368 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.18% 15.89% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 197 281
Median daily rate £375 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 35
Median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £45.00 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £525 +16.66% 3
Suffolk - 1 - -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Vertica
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Vertica
1 1 (33.33%) VMware