The table below looks at the statistics for CloudStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CloudStack over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache CloudStack
UK / England
Rank 565 589 585
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 10 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.17% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £440 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.86% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £340 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £910 £416 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +0.12%
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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7313 8006 8419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.68% 16.76% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4799 5132 5207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 217 296
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%

CloudStack
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CloudStack Jobs Demand Trend in England

CloudStack
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CloudStack Daily Rate Trend in England

CloudStack
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CloudStack across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

CloudStack Daily Rate Histogram in England

CloudStack
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CloudStack within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
London - 4 £750 - 1
North West +13 3 £430 - 1
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 3
South East - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 - -
CloudStack
UK

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CloudStack 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 England region with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 24 (92.31%) OpenStack
1 24 (92.31%) DevOps
2 22 (84.62%) Puppet
2 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) Python
2 22 (84.62%) Ruby
3 21 (80.77%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (73.08%) vSphere
4 19 (73.08%) Xen
5 18 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (69.23%) XenServer
5 18 (69.23%) Bash Shell
6 16 (61.54%) Shell Script
7 15 (57.69%) Unix
8 13 (50.00%) Cobbler
9 7 (26.92%) Ansible
10 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (19.23%) Open Source
12 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
13 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
13 3 (11.54%) ITIL
13 3 (11.54%) Oracle
13 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
13 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (11.54%) Scrum

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills in 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 24 (92.31%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (3.85%) Heroku
5 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) NAS
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) GoCD
3 1 (3.85%) Hudson
3 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Chief Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) DSDM
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Python
1 22 (84.62%) Ruby
2 18 (69.23%) Bash Shell
3 16 (61.54%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Go
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) vSphere
1 19 (73.08%) Xen
2 18 (69.23%) XenServer
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Docker
4 2 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) Puppet
2 21 (80.77%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (50.00%) Cobbler
4 7 (26.92%) Ansible
5 1 (3.85%) Packer
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) Terraform
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) BT
4 1 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Rackspace