The table below looks at the statistics for CloudStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CloudStack over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache CloudStack
Rank 450 441 435
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.004% 0.029%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.022% 0.022% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4556 4460 4332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.79% 18.83% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3136 3030 2796
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 60 116
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

CloudStack
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CloudStack as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CloudStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Salt
2 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
1 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Salt
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) VMware