The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +163.15%
OpenStack
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
61 121 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.82% 19.36% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 83 65
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 12
Median hourly rate £29.50 £37.45 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.22% +24.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £17.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £42.00 £37.50
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 Essex

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Essex