The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack 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 OpenStack over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 348 379 405
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +26
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 77 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.19% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.63% 0.98% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £371 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £463 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -
OpenStack
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
4716 4474 4315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.09% 19.02% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3212 2940 2747
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 96 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.13 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenStack across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenStack
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 OpenStack within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +1 19 £400 -0.31% 2
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 113 (62.78%) DevOps
2 110 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (55.56%) Puppet
4 96 (53.33%) VMware
5 90 (50.00%) Linux
6 80 (44.44%) Python
6 80 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
7 73 (40.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 70 (38.89%) Jenkins
9 62 (34.44%) Java
10 58 (32.22%) Ruby
11 55 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (28.33%) Configuration Management
13 49 (27.22%) Ansible
14 42 (23.33%) Windows
14 42 (23.33%) Git (software)
15 39 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 36 (20.00%) Perl
17 33 (18.33%) Vagrant
18 31 (17.22%) New Relic
18 31 (17.22%) Red Hat
19 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
20 29 (16.11%) Hybrid Cloud
20 29 (16.11%) Data Centre
21 28 (15.56%) Bash Shell
21 28 (15.56%) Web Services
22 27 (15.00%) IBM
22 27 (15.00%) Open Source
22 27 (15.00%) Docker
22 27 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (10.56%) IIS
2 16 (8.89%) Node.js
3 13 (7.22%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.56%) Apache
6 9 (5.00%) Eucalyptus
7 8 (4.44%) Confluence
7 8 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (2.78%) JBoss
9 4 (2.22%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.22%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.67%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.11%) nginx
12 1 (0.56%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.56%) Tornado
Applications
1 9 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 110 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (7.22%) IaaS
5 6 (3.33%) PaaS
6 5 (2.78%) SaaS
7 4 (2.22%) Heroku
7 4 (2.22%) Engine Yard
8 3 (1.67%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.67%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (1.67%) GitHub
9 2 (1.11%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.44%) SAN
2 25 (13.89%) NAS
3 20 (11.11%) DNS
4 15 (8.33%) Internet
5 13 (7.22%) TCP/IP
6 12 (6.67%) VLAN
7 10 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
8 9 (5.00%) Firewall
9 8 (4.44%) Network Security
10 7 (3.89%) NetScaler
11 6 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (3.33%) MGCP
11 6 (3.33%) Megaco
11 6 (3.33%) ISUP
12 5 (2.78%) VPN
12 5 (2.78%) WAN
12 5 (2.78%) DHCP
12 5 (2.78%) LAN
13 4 (2.22%) DMZ
14 3 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.67%) MySQL
1 21 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.22%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.33%) Big Data
8 4 (2.22%) Redis
9 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.56%) MemSQL
10 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 42 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 26 (14.44%) Subversion
3 26 (14.44%) JIRA
4 10 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.22%) Maven
6 4 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.67%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.56%) Gradle
8 1 (0.56%) Hudson
General
1 17 (9.44%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.44%) Games
4 6 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 67 (37.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (15.56%) Architect
3 21 (11.67%) Consultant
4 17 (9.44%) DevOps Consultant
5 15 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 15 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (7.78%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (7.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Telecoms Engineer
8 8 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.33%) Administrator
10 6 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.78%) Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.78%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (2.78%) Storage Architect
12 4 (2.22%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.56%) Web Services
2 26 (14.44%) .NET
3 10 (5.56%) Middleware
4 6 (3.33%) J2EE
5 5 (2.78%) LAMP
5 5 (2.78%) RESTful
5 5 (2.78%) REST
6 4 (2.22%) Java EE
6 4 (2.22%) MCollective
7 3 (1.67%) HTML
7 3 (1.67%) CSS
7 3 (1.67%) SOAP
7 3 (1.67%) Django
7 3 (1.67%) HTML5
7 3 (1.67%) Flask
8 2 (1.11%) Sinatra
8 2 (1.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.11%) jQuery
8 2 (1.11%) XML
8 2 (1.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 29 (16.11%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.78%) Replication
3 13 (7.22%) Public Cloud
4 12 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.44%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.33%) EMC VNX
6 6 (3.33%) EMC VMAX
6 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (3.33%) Clustering
6 6 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.78%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.78%) CESG
7 5 (2.78%) CLARiiON
7 5 (2.78%) PMI
7 5 (2.78%) Thin Client
7 5 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.78%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 90 (50.00%) Linux
2 42 (23.33%) Windows
3 23 (12.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (7.78%) Ubuntu
4 14 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.22%) CentOS
6 12 (6.67%) UNIX
7 7 (3.89%) Solaris
8 6 (3.33%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.67%) Debian
11 1 (0.56%) Fedora
11 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (62.78%) DevOps
2 55 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.33%) Configuration Management
4 27 (15.00%) Open Source
4 27 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 19 (10.56%) Load Balancing
5 19 (10.56%) Service Delivery
6 14 (7.78%) SOA
7 13 (7.22%) Scrum
7 13 (7.22%) Workflow
7 13 (7.22%) Migration
7 13 (7.22%) Release Management
7 13 (7.22%) SDLC
8 12 (6.67%) Project Management
9 11 (6.11%) ITIL
9 11 (6.11%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.44%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.44%) Python
2 62 (34.44%) Java
3 58 (32.22%) Ruby
4 36 (20.00%) Perl
5 28 (15.56%) Bash Shell
6 26 (14.44%) PHP
7 20 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 16 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.56%) Korn
10 8 (4.44%) VBScript
11 7 (3.89%) C#
11 7 (3.89%) SQL
11 7 (3.89%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.11%) Go
13 1 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.33%) Degree
4 5 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.78%) IBM Certification
4 5 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.22%) CCNP
5 4 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.22%) VCDX
6 3 (1.67%) VCAP
6 3 (1.67%) CCIE
6 3 (1.67%) RHCE
7 2 (1.11%) HP ASE
7 2 (1.11%) HP MASE
7 2 (1.11%) CCNA
7 2 (1.11%) LPIC
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.44%) QA
2 9 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 73 (40.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (15.00%) Docker
3 24 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 24 (13.33%) vSphere
4 21 (11.67%) vCloud
5 18 (10.00%) KVM
6 11 (6.11%) Active Directory
7 8 (4.44%) XenApp
7 8 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.89%) NFS
9 6 (3.33%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (2.78%) SRDF
10 5 (2.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 5 (2.78%) VirtualBox
10 5 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (2.22%) Firmware
11 4 (2.22%) Ceph
12 3 (1.67%) GPFS
12 3 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 100 (55.56%) Puppet
2 80 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (27.22%) Ansible
4 33 (18.33%) Vagrant
5 22 (12.22%) Nagios
6 18 (10.00%) Salt
7 17 (9.44%) ZABBIX
8 10 (5.56%) Kibana
9 8 (4.44%) NetBackup
9 8 (4.44%) Cobbler
9 8 (4.44%) SCOM
10 6 (3.33%) SCVMM
10 6 (3.33%) SCCM
10 6 (3.33%) Rundeck
11 5 (2.78%) EMC VPLEX
11 5 (2.78%) SnapMirror
11 5 (2.78%) SnapVault
12 4 (2.22%) logstash
12 4 (2.22%) Zenoss
12 4 (2.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 96 (53.33%) VMware
2 31 (17.22%) Red Hat
2 31 (17.22%) New Relic
3 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.00%) IBM
5 25 (13.89%) HP
6 24 (13.33%) Perforce
7 21 (11.67%) Cisco
8 19 (10.56%) Oracle
9 17 (9.44%) Atlassian
10 16 (8.89%) Citrix
11 15 (8.33%) EMC
12 14 (7.78%) NetApp
12 14 (7.78%) AppDynamics
13 13 (7.22%) Rackspace
14 12 (6.67%) Dell
15 8 (4.44%) Hitachi
15 8 (4.44%) Veeam
15 8 (4.44%) Symantec
16 7 (3.89%) Brocade
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