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 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
OpenStack
Rank 320 366 407
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +41
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 104 46 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.20% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 1.07% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 30 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £408 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £370 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
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%

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 3 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 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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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 +6 25 £425 +2.40% 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 124 (65.96%) DevOps
2 119 (63.30%) Amazon AWS
3 116 (61.70%) Puppet
4 98 (52.13%) VMware
5 97 (51.60%) Linux
6 94 (50.00%) Python
7 89 (47.34%) Opscode Chef
8 78 (41.49%) Jenkins
9 75 (39.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 72 (38.30%) Java
11 65 (34.57%) Ruby
12 61 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (31.38%) Configuration Management
14 49 (26.06%) Ansible
15 46 (24.47%) Windows
16 43 (22.87%) Perl
16 43 (22.87%) Git (software)
17 37 (19.68%) New Relic
18 34 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
19 32 (17.02%) vSphere
19 32 (17.02%) Vagrant
20 31 (16.49%) Hybrid Cloud
20 31 (16.49%) Red Hat
21 30 (15.96%) Nagios
21 30 (15.96%) Continuous Delivery
22 29 (15.43%) Perforce
22 29 (15.43%) Web Services
22 29 (15.43%) Subversion
23 28 (14.89%) PHP
23 28 (14.89%) .NET

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 24 (12.77%) IIS
2 20 (10.64%) Node.js
3 14 (7.45%) Apache
4 13 (6.91%) Tomcat
5 12 (6.38%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.72%) Eucalyptus
7 6 (3.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (3.19%) Confluence
8 5 (2.66%) JBoss
8 5 (2.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.13%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.13%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.60%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.60%) nginx
11 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.53%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.53%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 119 (63.30%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (9.57%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (6.91%) IaaS
5 8 (4.26%) PaaS
6 7 (3.72%) SaaS
7 5 (2.66%) Heroku
7 5 (2.66%) Engine Yard
8 3 (1.60%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.60%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (1.06%) GitHub
10 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.64%) DNS
1 20 (10.64%) SAN
2 19 (10.11%) NAS
3 18 (9.57%) TCP/IP
3 18 (9.57%) Internet
4 11 (5.85%) VLAN
5 10 (5.32%) Firewall
5 10 (5.32%) Software-Defined Networking
5 10 (5.32%) NetScaler
6 7 (3.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (3.19%) Network Security
7 6 (3.19%) MGCP
7 6 (3.19%) Megaco
7 6 (3.19%) ISUP
8 5 (2.66%) VPN
8 5 (2.66%) WAN
8 5 (2.66%) DHCP
8 5 (2.66%) LAN
9 4 (2.13%) SSL
9 4 (2.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.23%) MySQL
3 22 (11.70%) NoSQL
4 19 (10.11%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.19%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.66%) Big Data
10 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.60%) Redis
12 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.53%) MemSQL
12 1 (0.53%) OpenStack Swift
12 1 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 78 (41.49%) Jenkins
2 43 (22.87%) Git (software)
3 29 (15.43%) Subversion
4 26 (13.83%) JIRA
5 8 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.19%) Maven
7 3 (1.60%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.60%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.06%) Hudson
8 2 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.53%) Gradle
General
1 16 (8.51%) Finance
2 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.72%) Games
4 4 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (40.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (12.77%) Consultant
3 23 (12.23%) Architect
4 22 (11.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 20 (10.64%) DevOps Consultant
5 20 (10.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.57%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (5.32%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.26%) Telecoms Engineer
8 8 (4.26%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (3.72%) Wintel Analyst
9 7 (3.72%) Analyst
10 6 (3.19%) Developer
11 5 (2.66%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (2.66%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (2.13%) Administrator
13 3 (1.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (1.60%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.43%) Web Services
2 28 (14.89%) .NET
3 13 (6.91%) Middleware
4 7 (3.72%) MCollective
5 6 (3.19%) J2EE
6 5 (2.66%) REST
6 5 (2.66%) RESTful
7 4 (2.13%) LAMP
7 4 (2.13%) Java EE
8 3 (1.60%) JSON
8 3 (1.60%) CSS
8 3 (1.60%) SOAP
8 3 (1.60%) XML
8 3 (1.60%) HTML
8 3 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.06%) HTML5
9 2 (1.06%) Spring
9 2 (1.06%) Django
9 2 (1.06%) jQuery
9 2 (1.06%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 26 (13.83%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.98%) Replication
4 12 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.38%) Private Cloud
5 8 (4.26%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.72%) Clustering
7 6 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.19%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.66%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.66%) CESG
8 5 (2.66%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.13%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.13%) Spread Betting
9 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (2.13%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (1.60%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.60%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (1.60%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 97 (51.60%) Linux
2 46 (24.47%) Windows
3 23 (12.23%) CentOS
4 19 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (8.51%) Ubuntu
5 16 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.85%) UNIX
7 4 (2.13%) Solaris
7 4 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.06%) Debian
10 1 (0.53%) Fedora
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (65.96%) DevOps
2 61 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (31.38%) Configuration Management
4 30 (15.96%) Continuous Delivery
5 26 (13.83%) Open Source
6 24 (12.77%) Load Balancing
7 21 (11.17%) Service Delivery
8 18 (9.57%) ITIL
9 17 (9.04%) SOA
10 16 (8.51%) Scrum
11 15 (7.98%) Project Management
12 13 (6.91%) Release Management
12 13 (6.91%) SDLC
13 12 (6.38%) Kanban
14 10 (5.32%) ITSM
14 10 (5.32%) Workflow
14 10 (5.32%) Low Latency
15 9 (4.79%) Migration
15 9 (4.79%) E-Commerce
15 9 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 94 (50.00%) Python
2 72 (38.30%) Java
3 65 (34.57%) Ruby
4 43 (22.87%) Perl
5 28 (14.89%) PHP
6 26 (13.83%) Bash Shell
7 19 (10.11%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.85%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.85%) VBScript
9 10 (5.32%) C#
10 7 (3.72%) SQL
10 7 (3.72%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.66%) Korn
12 2 (1.06%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) Groovy
13 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (7.98%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.72%) CCNP
3 7 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.60%) CCIE
5 3 (1.60%) RHCE
5 3 (1.60%) IBM Certification
5 3 (1.60%) CCSA
5 3 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.06%) LPIC
6 2 (1.06%) Degree
6 2 (1.06%) CCNA
6 2 (1.06%) HP ASE
6 2 (1.06%) HP MASE
6 2 (1.06%) VCDX
7 1 (0.53%) VCAP
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.51%) QA
2 8 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 75 (39.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (17.02%) vSphere
3 28 (14.89%) vCloud
4 27 (14.36%) Docker
5 25 (13.30%) Hyper-V
6 15 (7.98%) KVM
7 11 (5.85%) XenApp
7 11 (5.85%) Active Directory
7 11 (5.85%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.79%) XenDesktop
8 9 (4.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (2.66%) VirtualBox
9 5 (2.66%) NFS
9 5 (2.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.13%) Firmware
10 4 (2.13%) Ceph
10 4 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (1.60%) GPFS
11 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.60%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 116 (61.70%) Puppet
2 89 (47.34%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (26.06%) Ansible
4 32 (17.02%) Vagrant
5 30 (15.96%) Nagios
6 24 (12.77%) ZABBIX
7 20 (10.64%) Salt
8 12 (6.38%) Kibana
9 11 (5.85%) SCOM
9 11 (5.85%) Cobbler
10 9 (4.79%) SCVMM
10 9 (4.79%) SCCM
11 6 (3.19%) NetBackup
11 6 (3.19%) Zenoss
11 6 (3.19%) HAProxy
11 6 (3.19%) HP SIM
11 6 (3.19%) Rundeck
11 6 (3.19%) EdgeSight
12 5 (2.66%) collectd
13 4 (2.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 98 (52.13%) VMware
2 37 (19.68%) New Relic
3 31 (16.49%) Red Hat
4 29 (15.43%) Perforce
5 27 (14.36%) Microsoft
6 26 (13.83%) IBM
7 24 (12.77%) HP
8 21 (11.17%) Cisco
9 19 (10.11%) Citrix
10 15 (7.98%) Oracle
10 15 (7.98%) Atlassian
10 15 (7.98%) AppDynamics
11 13 (6.91%) Dell
12 10 (5.32%) Veritas
13 9 (4.79%) Veeam
13 9 (4.79%) Rackspace
13 9 (4.79%) ServiceNow
14 8 (4.26%) Brocade
14 8 (4.26%) EMC
15 7 (3.72%) CA
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