The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 80 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 16 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 0.21% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.80% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £395 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £500 £320
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenStack
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
276 252 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.98% 17.81% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 159 118
Average daily rate £400 £365 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 10
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.53 £37.60 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staines - 5 £450 -
Godalming - 1 £340 -
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) DevOps
3 19 (67.86%) Ansible
3 19 (67.86%) Docker
3 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (67.86%) Puppet
3 19 (67.86%) Ruby
3 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (64.29%) JIRA
4 18 (64.29%) Subversion
4 18 (64.29%) Maven
4 18 (64.29%) Ant
4 18 (64.29%) Python
4 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 18 (64.29%) Splunk
4 18 (64.29%) Software Deployment
4 18 (64.29%) Jenkins
4 18 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (60.71%) Hudson
6 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
7 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (53.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (53.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (53.57%) SQL
7 15 (53.57%) VMS
7 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
7 15 (53.57%) SCCM
7 15 (53.57%) SCOM
7 15 (53.57%) Service Management
8 14 (50.00%) Microsoft

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (21.43%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (53.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (7.14%) IaaS
5 2 (7.14%) PaaS
6 1 (3.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 4 (14.29%) SSH
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (25.00%) OpenStack Swift
3 5 (17.86%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Ant
1 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
1 18 (64.29%) Jenkins
1 18 (64.29%) JIRA
1 18 (64.29%) Maven
1 18 (64.29%) Subversion
2 17 (60.71%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.57%) Billing
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 7 (25.00%) Kafka
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) boto
4 2 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) VMS
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) DevOps
3 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (64.29%) Software Deployment
5 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
5 15 (53.57%) Service Management
6 13 (46.43%) Use Case
7 5 (17.86%) Business Development
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
9 3 (10.71%) TDD
10 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
10 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Operations
10 1 (3.57%) Data Management
10 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 1 (3.57%) Line Management
10 1 (3.57%) Migration
10 1 (3.57%) Network Design
10 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Ruby
2 18 (64.29%) Python
3 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 15 (53.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) C
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) MCSE
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Docker
2 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Ansible
1 19 (67.86%) Puppet
2 18 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (53.57%) SCCM
3 15 (53.57%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Splunk
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) VMware