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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache CloudStack
Rank 411 420 404
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.044% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.066% 0.24% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4560 4510 4713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.74% 18.03% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2985 2939 3083
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 109 169
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Nagios
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Akamai
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (77.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 7 (77.78%) collectd
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Opsview
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Ansible
3 6 (66.67%) Node.js
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Security Management
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 2 (22.22%) IaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (22.22%) AppSense

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
1 7 (77.78%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 6 (66.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
1 2 (22.22%) XenServer
1 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Nagios
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (77.78%) collectd
1 7 (77.78%) Opsview
2 6 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Akamai
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) AppSense
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Vyatta
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago