The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 2.08% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +163.15%
OpenStack
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.25% 17.39% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £388 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +21.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Salford

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Salford

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 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 Salford region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) OpenNebula
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware