The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 293 327 388
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +61
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 133 97 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 2.27% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 76 23
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £318 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
3964 4278 4144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.31% 18.32% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2851 2778
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £569 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 102 76
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.54 £35.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 18 £500 +25.78% 3
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Westminster - 4 £513 -
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £500 -
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 OpenStack.

1 193 (68.44%) DevOps
2 175 (62.06%) Linux
3 171 (60.64%) Amazon AWS
4 145 (51.42%) Puppet
5 118 (41.84%) Opscode Chef
6 112 (39.72%) Python
7 109 (38.65%) Java
8 99 (35.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 97 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (32.62%) Ansible
11 83 (29.43%) Ruby
12 82 (29.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 74 (26.24%) Docker
14 69 (24.47%) Open Source
15 66 (23.40%) Jenkins
15 66 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (23.40%) Windows
16 65 (23.05%) Configuration Management
17 63 (22.34%) VMware
18 62 (21.99%) Web Services
19 58 (20.57%) PaaS
20 55 (19.50%) Private Cloud
21 53 (18.79%) Bash Shell
22 52 (18.44%) Git (software)
23 50 (17.73%) CentOS
24 48 (17.02%) Perl
24 48 (17.02%) Red Hat
25 47 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
26 43 (15.25%) IaaS
27 39 (13.83%) Cloud Foundry

OpenStack
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 39 (13.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 23 (8.16%) Confluence
3 17 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (5.67%) Apache
5 10 (3.55%) Apache Spark
6 8 (2.84%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.48%) nginx
8 3 (1.06%) JBoss
8 3 (1.06%) SAS
8 3 (1.06%) Smallworld
8 3 (1.06%) Zimbra
9 2 (0.71%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.71%) IIS
9 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 171 (60.64%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (35.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (20.57%) PaaS
4 43 (15.25%) IaaS
5 18 (6.38%) Heroku
6 10 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (2.48%) GitHub
9 7 (2.48%) OpenShift
9 7 (2.48%) SaaS
10 4 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.06%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.35%) Office 365
12 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.57%) DNS
2 26 (9.22%) SAN
3 23 (8.16%) Firewall
4 22 (7.80%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.26%) LAN
5 12 (4.26%) WAN
6 11 (3.90%) LDAP
7 9 (3.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (2.84%) HTTP
9 7 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (2.48%) iSCSI
9 7 (2.48%) VPN
10 6 (2.13%) BGP
10 6 (2.13%) BIG-IP
10 6 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (2.13%) DHCP
10 6 (2.13%) NAS
10 6 (2.13%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (1.77%) Network Security
11 5 (1.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (9.57%) MySQL
3 26 (9.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.38%) Redis
6 16 (5.67%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.84%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (2.48%) Datomic
8 7 (2.48%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.13%) DB2
9 6 (2.13%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.71%) Big Data
11 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.35%) OpenTSDB
12 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 66 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 52 (18.44%) Git (software)
3 35 (12.41%) JIRA
4 24 (8.51%) Maven
5 19 (6.74%) Vagrant
6 18 (6.38%) Ant
7 15 (5.32%) Subversion
8 14 (4.96%) Gradle
9 13 (4.61%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (3.19%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.84%) Hudson
12 6 (2.13%) git-flow
13 5 (1.77%) GoCD
13 5 (1.77%) Travis CI
14 4 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.42%) SonarQube
14 4 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (1.06%) Artifactory
15 3 (1.06%) Bitbucket
15 3 (1.06%) FishEye
General
1 37 (13.12%) Finance
2 18 (6.38%) Games
3 10 (3.55%) Marketing
3 10 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.84%) Banking
4 8 (2.84%) Retail
5 5 (1.77%) Law
6 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.42%) Publishing
7 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 138 (48.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (17.02%) Linux Engineer
3 38 (13.48%) Cloud Engineer
4 34 (12.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 32 (11.35%) Architect
5 32 (11.35%) Senior DevOps
6 28 (9.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 27 (9.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 22 (7.80%) AWS Engineer
9 18 (6.38%) AWS DevOps
9 18 (6.38%) Developer
10 17 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
11 14 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (4.61%) Automation Engineer
12 13 (4.61%) Consultant
13 12 (4.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 12 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (3.90%) Java Engineer
15 10 (3.55%) AWS Architect
15 10 (3.55%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.99%) Web Services
2 31 (10.99%) Node.js
3 29 (10.28%) .NET
4 22 (7.80%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (4.61%) LAMP
6 12 (4.26%) REST
7 10 (3.55%) ELK Stack
7 10 (3.55%) RESTful
8 9 (3.19%) CSS
8 9 (3.19%) Kafka
9 8 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (2.48%) Sass
10 7 (2.48%) Velocity
11 6 (2.13%) SOAP
11 6 (2.13%) XML
12 4 (1.42%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.42%) HTML
12 4 (1.42%) HTML5
12 4 (1.42%) JSON
13 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 55 (19.50%) Private Cloud
2 30 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 11 (3.90%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.55%) Online Games
7 9 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.48%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (2.48%) User Experience
10 6 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.42%) Cloud Native
11 4 (1.42%) CMDB
12 3 (1.06%) BBC
12 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.06%) IPTV
12 3 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (1.06%) STB
Operating Systems
1 175 (62.06%) Linux
2 66 (23.40%) Windows
3 50 (17.73%) CentOS
4 35 (12.41%) Unix
5 31 (10.99%) Ubuntu
6 21 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (6.03%) Fedora
8 14 (4.96%) Windows Server
9 8 (2.84%) VMS
10 6 (2.13%) CoreOS
10 6 (2.13%) Debian
10 6 (2.13%) RancherOS
11 4 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.06%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.71%) Solaris
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (68.44%) DevOps
2 97 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (29.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 69 (24.47%) Open Source
5 66 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (23.05%) Configuration Management
7 29 (10.28%) Migration
8 24 (8.51%) Scrum
8 24 (8.51%) TDD
9 23 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 22 (7.80%) E-Commerce
11 20 (7.09%) Dependency Management
12 19 (6.74%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.74%) Service Delivery
13 18 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (5.32%) ITIL
15 14 (4.96%) SDLC
15 14 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (4.61%) High Availability
16 13 (4.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.72%) Python
2 109 (38.65%) Java
3 83 (29.43%) Ruby
4 53 (18.79%) Bash Shell
5 48 (17.02%) Perl
6 37 (13.12%) Go
7 31 (10.99%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.61%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.61%) SQL
9 11 (3.90%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.19%) Scala
11 7 (2.48%) Clojure
11 7 (2.48%) Erlang
12 6 (2.13%) C++
12 6 (2.13%) PHP
13 5 (1.77%) C
13 5 (1.77%) C#
13 5 (1.77%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (1.42%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (4.96%) SC Cleared
1 14 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.61%) RHCA
2 13 (4.61%) RHCE
3 9 (3.19%) Degree
4 7 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.13%) CCNA
5 6 (2.13%) CCNP
5 6 (2.13%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.06%) MCSE
7 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) VCAP
8 1 (0.35%) VCP5
8 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) QA
1 3 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (26.24%) Docker
2 47 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.99%) KVM
4 28 (9.93%) vSphere
5 26 (9.22%) NFS
6 25 (8.87%) Active Directory
7 22 (7.80%) vCloud
8 19 (6.74%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (5.67%) Xen
10 14 (4.96%) Hyper-V
11 11 (3.90%) VMware ESX
12 9 (3.19%) Ceph
12 9 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (2.48%) iptables
14 6 (2.13%) etcd
15 5 (1.77%) flannel
15 5 (1.77%) XenServer
16 4 (1.42%) Squid
17 3 (1.06%) Snort
17 3 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 145 (51.42%) Puppet
2 118 (41.84%) Opscode Chef
3 92 (32.62%) Ansible
4 30 (10.64%) Nagios
5 24 (8.51%) Kubernetes
6 23 (8.16%) logstash
7 20 (7.09%) Mesos
8 16 (5.67%) SCCM
9 13 (4.61%) Consul
9 13 (4.61%) Kibana
10 12 (4.26%) Packer
10 12 (4.26%) Salt
10 12 (4.26%) Terraform
11 8 (2.84%) HAProxy
11 8 (2.84%) SCOM
12 7 (2.48%) CFEngine
13 6 (2.13%) Marathon
13 6 (2.13%) Rancher
13 6 (2.13%) ZABBIX
13 6 (2.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 63 (22.34%) VMware
2 48 (17.02%) Red Hat
3 28 (9.93%) Cisco
4 26 (9.22%) NetApp
5 22 (7.80%) Rackspace
6 21 (7.45%) Microsoft
7 17 (6.03%) Atlassian
7 17 (6.03%) Splunk
8 15 (5.32%) HP
9 14 (4.96%) EMC
10 13 (4.61%) F5
11 9 (3.19%) Oracle
12 8 (2.84%) Dell
13 7 (2.48%) Citrix
14 6 (2.13%) ArcSight
14 6 (2.13%) Google
15 5 (1.77%) New Relic
15 5 (1.77%) ServiceNow
16 4 (1.42%) hybris
16 4 (1.42%) Palo Alto
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Initial Contract to 31st December 2016
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £0 - £650 per day
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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MA Associates Worldwide
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