The table below looks at the statistics for CloudStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CloudStack over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache CloudStack
Rank 423 407 411
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.022% 0.12% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CloudStack
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4647 4280 4163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.92% 18.68% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3157 2878 2656
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 74 143
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £45.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

CloudStack
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CloudStack Jobs Demand Trend in London

CloudStack
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CloudStack Daily Rate Trend in London

CloudStack
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CloudStack within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Uxbridge - 1 - -
CloudStack
England

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CloudStack 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 CloudStack.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (66.67%) collectd
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Opsview
1 2 (66.67%) Graphite
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Akamai
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CloudStack 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 CloudStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) VCDX
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) collectd
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opsview
1 2 (66.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Akamai
2 1 (33.33%) VMware