The table below looks at the statistics for CloudStack skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CloudStack over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache CloudStack
Rank 607 642 648
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +6
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 17 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.043% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 4
Median daily rate £430 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.26% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8868 9329 10104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.85% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5693 5909 6414
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 259 365
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

CloudStack
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CloudStack Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CloudStack
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CloudStack within the UK.

CloudStack Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CloudStack
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CloudStack within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

CloudStack Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CloudStack
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CloudStack within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 17 £430 -8.26% 8
Yorkshire +24 8 £430 - 2
Leeds +23 8 £430 - 2
West Yorkshire +19 8 £430 - 2
North West - 7 £430 - 5
Manchester - 7 £430 - 2
London 0 2 £450 -4.00% 1

CloudStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CloudStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 17 (89.47%) Linux
1 17 (89.47%) Python
1 17 (89.47%) Ruby
1 17 (89.47%) Puppet
1 17 (89.47%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 16 (84.21%) OpenStack
3 15 (78.95%) vSphere
4 14 (73.68%) Bash Shell
4 14 (73.68%) XenServer
4 14 (73.68%) Xen
5 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
6 12 (63.16%) Unix
6 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (57.89%) Cobbler
8 6 (31.58%) Ansible
9 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (21.05%) Windows
11 3 (15.79%) Oracle
11 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
11 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.79%) Scrum
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
12 2 (10.53%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
12 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

CloudStack
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (84.21%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Jetty
3 1 (5.26%) Mongrel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.26%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (5.26%) Heroku
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) GoCD
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) DSDM
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) RUP
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Python
1 17 (89.47%) Ruby
2 14 (73.68%) Bash Shell
3 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Go
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) vSphere
2 14 (73.68%) Xen
2 14 (73.68%) XenServer
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Docker
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (89.47%) Puppet
2 11 (57.89%) Cobbler
3 6 (31.58%) Ansible
4 2 (10.53%) Terraform
5 1 (5.26%) Packer
5 1 (5.26%) SCCM
5 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £430 per day 12 Months
Posted: 2 days ago