The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.59% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.23% 12.61% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 25
Average daily rate £325 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £515 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.15% -13.15%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Eucalyptus
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CA

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Platform Architect
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) VCDX
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat