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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 369 411 404
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -7
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 60 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.057% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 0.31% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £450 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £570 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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
4555 4512 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.62% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3054 2981 2991
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 104 163
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £59.00 £42.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +27 8 £414 -19.26% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 72 (73.47%) Linux
2 60 (61.22%) Puppet
3 56 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (57.14%) DevOps
4 45 (45.92%) Python
5 40 (40.82%) Jenkins
6 36 (36.73%) Java
7 35 (35.71%) VMware
8 30 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (29.59%) vCloud
10 28 (28.57%) Nagios
11 27 (27.55%) Open Source
11 27 (27.55%) Ruby
12 26 (26.53%) Red Hat
13 23 (23.47%) Ubuntu
14 21 (21.43%) Load Balancing
14 21 (21.43%) CentOS
14 21 (21.43%) NoSQL
15 20 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (20.41%) Configuration Management
15 20 (20.41%) Windows
16 19 (19.39%) Shell Script
16 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
16 19 (19.39%) Kanban
17 18 (18.37%) MongoDB
17 18 (18.37%) ITIL
17 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
18 17 (17.35%) Internet

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 16 (16.33%) Apache
2 13 (13.27%) Node.js
3 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.06%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Office
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.20%) IaaS
2 10 (10.20%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (6.12%) PaaS
4 4 (4.08%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.06%) SaaS
6 2 (2.04%) Heroku
7 1 (1.02%) Joyent
7 1 (1.02%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) Internet
2 13 (13.27%) SAN
3 10 (10.20%) NAS
4 8 (8.16%) DNS
5 6 (6.12%) LDAP
6 5 (5.10%) WAN
7 4 (4.08%) LAN
7 4 (4.08%) Firewall
8 3 (3.06%) VLAN
8 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.06%) HTTP
8 3 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.06%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.04%) Multicast
10 1 (1.02%) OpenFlow
10 1 (1.02%) MRTG
10 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.02%) VPN
10 1 (1.02%) FTP
10 1 (1.02%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 18 (18.37%) MongoDB
3 16 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.06%) Big Data
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (40.82%) Jenkins
2 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.29%) Maven
4 12 (12.24%) JIRA
5 3 (3.06%) Subversion
6 2 (2.04%) JUnit
6 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (7.14%) Publishing
2 6 (6.12%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Games
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 17 (17.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 15 (15.31%) Consultant
5 12 (12.24%) DevOps Consultant
5 12 (12.24%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (9.18%) Storage Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Administrator
8 8 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.14%) Architect
9 7 (7.14%) Developer
9 7 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.08%) VMware Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
12 3 (3.06%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.06%) Cloud Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) JSON
2 14 (14.29%) XML
3 12 (12.24%) Web Services
4 4 (4.08%) REST
5 3 (3.06%) Middleware
5 3 (3.06%) Java EE
5 3 (3.06%) .NET
6 2 (2.04%) HTML
6 2 (2.04%) SOAP
6 2 (2.04%) XSLT
6 2 (2.04%) JAXB
6 2 (2.04%) SAML
6 2 (2.04%) RESTful
6 2 (2.04%) OpenID
6 2 (2.04%) HTML5
6 2 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.02%) ExpressJS
7 1 (1.02%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Open Source
2 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.22%) Wiki
4 6 (6.12%) Replication
5 4 (4.08%) Spread Betting
6 2 (2.04%) Online Games
6 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.02%) Firmware
7 1 (1.02%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) CESG
7 1 (1.02%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 72 (73.47%) Linux
2 23 (23.47%) Ubuntu
3 21 (21.43%) CentOS
4 20 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (20.41%) Windows
5 6 (6.12%) UNIX
6 5 (5.10%) Debian
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.04%) Solaris
9 1 (1.02%) AIX
9 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (57.14%) DevOps
2 30 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 20 (20.41%) Configuration Management
5 19 (19.39%) Kanban
6 18 (18.37%) ITIL
7 16 (16.33%) Service Delivery
8 11 (11.22%) Scrum
9 7 (7.14%) SOA
9 7 (7.14%) Build Automation
10 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.12%) Service Management
11 5 (5.10%) Validation
11 5 (5.10%) Migration
12 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.06%) OOP
12 3 (3.06%) OO
12 3 (3.06%) Performance Management
12 3 (3.06%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.06%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.92%) Python
2 36 (36.73%) Java
3 27 (27.55%) Ruby
4 19 (19.39%) Shell Script
5 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.10%) Perl
8 3 (3.06%) PHP
8 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.04%) XPath
10 1 (1.02%) Groovy
10 1 (1.02%) Scala
10 1 (1.02%) C
10 1 (1.02%) SQL
10 1 (1.02%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (8.16%) VCDX
1 8 (8.16%) VCAP
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) MCSA
5 1 (1.02%) CCNA
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 30 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (29.59%) vCloud
3 10 (10.20%) vSphere
4 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.14%) KVM
6 4 (4.08%) XenServer
6 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.06%) Docker
8 2 (2.04%) NFS
9 1 (1.02%) Varnish
9 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.02%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.02%) Squid
9 1 (1.02%) Xen
9 1 (1.02%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 60 (61.22%) Puppet
2 56 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (28.57%) Nagios
4 17 (17.35%) ZABBIX
5 14 (14.29%) Zenoss
5 14 (14.29%) Salt
6 13 (13.27%) Kibana
6 13 (13.27%) Graylog2
6 13 (13.27%) Vagrant
6 13 (13.27%) Ansible
7 11 (11.22%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (3.06%) Ganglia
9 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.04%) SCOM
10 1 (1.02%) Cacti
10 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.02%) collectd
10 1 (1.02%) StatsD
10 1 (1.02%) logstash
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) VMware
2 26 (26.53%) Red Hat
3 16 (16.33%) Perforce
4 13 (13.27%) Splunk
4 13 (13.27%) New Relic
5 10 (10.20%) Atlassian
6 8 (8.16%) Rackspace
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle
7 5 (5.10%) Cisco
8 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.08%) Google
9 3 (3.06%) NetApp
9 3 (3.06%) HP
9 3 (3.06%) JBoss
10 1 (1.02%) IBM
10 1 (1.02%) Dell
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix
10 1 (1.02%) Symantec
10 1 (1.02%) F5
10 1 (1.02%) SaltStack
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