The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
124 130 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.76% 20.70% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 86
Average daily rate £425 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £138 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) lighttpd
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) lighttpd
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet