The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenStack
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
237 317 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.05% 16.48% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 160 130
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 17
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.15% -9.70%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 18 (90.00%) Linux
1 18 (90.00%) Puppet
2 16 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) DevOps
4 12 (60.00%) Ruby
5 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (45.00%) Unix
6 9 (45.00%) Perl
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (35.00%) CloudStack
8 7 (35.00%) Open Source
8 7 (35.00%) vSphere
9 6 (30.00%) CentOS
9 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
9 6 (30.00%) PHP
9 6 (30.00%) Apache
9 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (25.00%) HAProxy
10 5 (25.00%) KVM
10 5 (25.00%) Dovecot
10 5 (25.00%) MRTG
10 5 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (25.00%) Cobbler
10 5 (25.00%) OpenNebula

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (35.00%) CloudStack
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) IMAP
1 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (25.00%) MRTG
1 5 (25.00%) SMTP
2 3 (15.00%) LDAP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Broadcast Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) MCollective
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) Servlets
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) BBC
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) CentOS
3 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (25.00%) Debian
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Fedora
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (45.00%) Perl
5 6 (30.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) C
6 5 (25.00%) Korn
7 4 (20.00%) C++
8 3 (15.00%) Java
9 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) Dovecot
3 5 (25.00%) iptables
3 5 (25.00%) KVM
3 5 (25.00%) Sendmail
3 5 (25.00%) Squid
3 5 (25.00%) Xen
3 5 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) Ceph
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) Puppet
2 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (25.00%) Cacti
3 5 (25.00%) Cobbler
3 5 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 5 (25.00%) Nagios
3 5 (25.00%) OpenNebula
4 3 (15.00%) Ansible
5 2 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (5.00%) Salt
6 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) Isilon
5 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
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