The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.65% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £638 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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
103 94 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.68% 20.35% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 35 39
Average daily rate £413 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £28.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.49 £17.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £25.00 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Essex