The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £463 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +42.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
153 197 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.35% 21.89% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 79
Average daily rate £440 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 14
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.90 £8.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £19.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Reading

OpenStack
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Tripwire
2 5 (83.33%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) OpenFlow
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Internet

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
1 5 (83.33%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Symantec
1 5 (83.33%) Tripwire
1 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark