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 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 279 352 385
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +33
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 171 82 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.74% 1.86% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 64 36
Median daily rate £550 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +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
4578 4404 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.83% 18.93% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3153 2999 2769
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 £595 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 55 114
Median hourly rate £16.66 £21.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% +14.15%
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 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 30 August 2016.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenStack
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OpenStack Hourly Rate Trend 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 30 August 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 +39 31 £550 +37.50% 5
Westminster - 14 £550 -
Harrow - 3 £500 -
Hammersmith +1 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 229 (72.24%) DevOps
2 212 (66.88%) Linux
3 176 (55.52%) Amazon AWS
4 164 (51.74%) Puppet
5 138 (43.53%) Python
6 117 (36.91%) Opscode Chef
7 115 (36.28%) Java
8 103 (32.49%) Ansible
9 99 (31.23%) Ruby
10 94 (29.65%) Docker
11 92 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
12 88 (27.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 83 (26.18%) Continuous Integration
14 79 (24.92%) Configuration Management
15 70 (22.08%) Continuous Delivery
16 66 (20.82%) Jenkins
17 64 (20.19%) Open Source
17 64 (20.19%) Perl
18 63 (19.87%) Git (software)
19 61 (19.24%) Bash Shell
20 60 (18.93%) CentOS
20 60 (18.93%) PaaS
21 59 (18.61%) Web Services
22 52 (16.40%) Windows
22 52 (16.40%) Red Hat
23 50 (15.77%) PostgreSQL
23 50 (15.77%) VMware
24 49 (15.46%) IaaS
25 47 (14.83%) MongoDB
26 45 (14.20%) Private Cloud

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 38 (11.99%) Confluence
2 35 (11.04%) Apache
3 28 (8.83%) Cloud Foundry
4 18 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (5.36%) Apache Spark
6 13 (4.10%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.58%) nginx
8 3 (0.95%) JBoss
8 3 (0.95%) Zimbra
9 2 (0.63%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.32%) Hubot
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (55.52%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (27.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (18.93%) PaaS
4 49 (15.46%) IaaS
5 18 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (4.73%) Heroku
8 14 (4.42%) SaaS
9 13 (4.10%) GitHub
10 8 (2.52%) OpenShift
11 7 (2.21%) Google Compute Engine
12 6 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.95%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.32%) HP Helion
15 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.30%) TCP/IP
2 29 (9.15%) DNS
3 22 (6.94%) Firewall
3 22 (6.94%) HTTP
3 22 (6.94%) SSL
4 21 (6.62%) SAN
5 14 (4.42%) VLAN
6 13 (4.10%) WAN
7 12 (3.79%) LAN
8 11 (3.47%) LDAP
9 8 (2.52%) BGP
9 8 (2.52%) VPN
10 7 (2.21%) iSCSI
10 7 (2.21%) NAS
10 7 (2.21%) SNMP
11 6 (1.89%) BIG-IP
11 6 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (1.58%) DHCP
13 3 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.77%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (14.83%) MongoDB
3 32 (10.09%) MySQL
4 24 (7.57%) Redis
5 23 (7.26%) NoSQL
6 21 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.10%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.21%) Datomic
8 7 (2.21%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.58%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.95%) Big Data
11 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.32%) DB2
12 1 (0.32%) HBase
12 1 (0.32%) OpenStack Swift
12 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 66 (20.82%) Jenkins
2 63 (19.87%) Git (software)
3 43 (13.56%) JIRA
4 22 (6.94%) Maven
5 18 (5.68%) Ant
5 18 (5.68%) Subversion
5 18 (5.68%) Vagrant
6 17 (5.36%) Gradle
7 12 (3.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (3.47%) FishEye
9 10 (3.15%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.15%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.52%) SonarQube
11 7 (2.21%) GitLab
12 6 (1.89%) git-flow
12 6 (1.89%) Travis CI
13 5 (1.58%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.95%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.95%) Hudson
General
1 45 (14.20%) Finance
2 14 (4.42%) Games
3 12 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.15%) Retail
5 6 (1.89%) Banking
5 6 (1.89%) Front Office
6 4 (1.26%) Marketing
6 4 (1.26%) Publishing
7 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Law
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 168 (53.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 53 (16.72%) Linux Engineer
3 46 (14.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 42 (13.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 36 (11.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 34 (10.73%) Architect
7 29 (9.15%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 26 (8.20%) AWS Engineer
8 26 (8.20%) Senior DevOps
8 26 (8.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 22 (6.94%) AWS DevOps
10 20 (6.31%) Automation Engineer
11 18 (5.68%) Cloud Architect
12 17 (5.36%) Developer
13 12 (3.79%) AWS Architect
13 12 (3.79%) Consultant
13 12 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (3.47%) Security Architect
14 11 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.15%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (18.61%) Web Services
2 32 (10.09%) Node.js
3 27 (8.52%) .NET
4 24 (7.57%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (5.99%) LAMP
6 13 (4.10%) CSS
6 13 (4.10%) REST
7 12 (3.79%) ELK Stack
7 12 (3.79%) RESTful
7 12 (3.79%) XML
8 10 (3.15%) Kafka
9 9 (2.84%) JSON
10 8 (2.52%) HTML
10 8 (2.52%) Ruby on Rails
11 7 (2.21%) Sass
12 6 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (1.89%) boto
12 6 (1.89%) libvirt
13 5 (1.58%) Catalyst
13 5 (1.58%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.20%) Private Cloud
2 33 (10.41%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.99%) Public Cloud
4 14 (4.42%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.79%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.52%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.21%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.89%) Online Games
9 5 (1.58%) CMDB
9 5 (1.58%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.58%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.95%) User Experience
12 2 (0.63%) Clustering
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 212 (66.88%) Linux
2 60 (18.93%) CentOS
3 52 (16.40%) Windows
4 39 (12.30%) Ubuntu
5 29 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (7.57%) Unix
7 23 (7.26%) Fedora
8 19 (5.99%) CoreOS
8 19 (5.99%) RancherOS
9 11 (3.47%) Debian
10 9 (2.84%) Windows Server
11 4 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.95%) VMS
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.32%) Solaris
13 1 (0.32%) SUSE
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (72.24%) DevOps
2 92 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (26.18%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (24.92%) Configuration Management
5 70 (22.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 64 (20.19%) Open Source
7 30 (9.46%) Continuous Deployment
8 26 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.57%) Scrum
9 24 (7.57%) TDD
10 20 (6.31%) Migration
11 19 (5.99%) E-Commerce
12 18 (5.68%) SOA
13 17 (5.36%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.36%) SDLC
14 16 (5.05%) Refactoring
15 15 (4.73%) Release Management
16 14 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (4.42%) ITIL
16 14 (4.42%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 138 (43.53%) Python
2 115 (36.28%) Java
3 99 (31.23%) Ruby
4 64 (20.19%) Perl
5 61 (19.24%) Bash Shell
6 39 (12.30%) Go
7 31 (9.78%) PowerShell
8 19 (5.99%) JavaScript
9 11 (3.47%) SQL
10 10 (3.15%) Clojure
11 9 (2.84%) Scala
12 7 (2.21%) C#
12 7 (2.21%) Erlang
12 7 (2.21%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.26%) C++
14 2 (0.63%) PHP
15 1 (0.32%) C
15 1 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (7.89%) SC Cleared
1 25 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.99%) RHCE
3 17 (5.36%) Degree
4 14 (4.42%) RHCA
5 11 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.21%) CCNA
6 7 (2.21%) CCNP
6 7 (2.21%) RHCSA
7 5 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.95%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.95%) CISSP
10 1 (0.32%) MCP
10 1 (0.32%) MCSA
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.32%) VCAP
10 1 (0.32%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (29.65%) Docker
2 39 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (11.04%) KVM
4 22 (6.94%) vSphere
5 21 (6.62%) NFS
6 19 (5.99%) etcd
6 19 (5.99%) vCloud
7 17 (5.36%) Xen
8 16 (5.05%) Active Directory
9 15 (4.73%) flannel
10 13 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (3.79%) Hyper-V
11 12 (3.79%) iptables
12 9 (2.84%) XenServer
13 8 (2.52%) Ceph
13 8 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (1.89%) Squid
15 5 (1.58%) oVirt
16 4 (1.26%) VMware ESX
17 3 (0.95%) Snort
Systems Management
1 164 (51.74%) Puppet
2 117 (36.91%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (32.49%) Ansible
4 32 (10.09%) Kubernetes
5 27 (8.52%) Mesos
6 22 (6.94%) logstash
7 21 (6.62%) Consul
8 19 (5.99%) Marathon
8 19 (5.99%) Rancher
9 17 (5.36%) Nagios
9 17 (5.36%) Packer
10 16 (5.05%) Terraform
11 15 (4.73%) Kibana
12 14 (4.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 14 (4.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 13 (4.10%) HAProxy
14 11 (3.47%) SCCM
15 9 (2.84%) Salt
16 8 (2.52%) CFEngine
16 8 (2.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (16.40%) Red Hat
2 50 (15.77%) VMware
3 34 (10.73%) Atlassian
4 20 (6.31%) Rackspace
5 19 (5.99%) NetApp
6 17 (5.36%) Splunk
7 16 (5.05%) Cisco
8 15 (4.73%) Google
9 13 (4.10%) Microsoft
10 11 (3.47%) EMC
11 9 (2.84%) HP
12 7 (2.21%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.89%) ArcSight
13 6 (1.89%) Citrix
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle
14 5 (1.58%) IBM
15 3 (0.95%) F5
15 3 (0.95%) SAP
15 3 (0.95%) Tableau
16 2 (0.63%) EnterpriseDB
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