The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.58% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenStack
Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
424 333 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.60% 18.59% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 205 127
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £15.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £11.50 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £15.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenStack across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Leeds - 31 £300 - 3
OpenStack
Yorkshire

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (97.30%) Python
1 36 (97.30%) Configuration Management
1 36 (97.30%) Bash Shell
2 35 (94.59%) Linux
3 27 (72.97%) Puppet
3 27 (72.97%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (70.27%) DevOps
5 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (51.35%) KVM
6 19 (51.35%) QEMU
6 19 (51.35%) Open Source
6 19 (51.35%) VMware
6 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (45.95%) Ruby
8 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (40.54%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (40.54%) Rackspace
9 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (40.54%) Apache
9 15 (40.54%) MySQL
10 8 (21.62%) Servlets
10 8 (21.62%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.41%) UNIX
11 2 (5.41%) PHP
11 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (2.70%) XenServer
12 1 (2.70%) EnterpriseDB
12 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (40.54%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (40.54%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (21.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Web Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Open Source
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Configuration Management
2 26 (70.27%) DevOps
3 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Scrum
6 1 (2.70%) RUP
6 1 (2.70%) DSDM
6 1 (2.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Python
1 36 (97.30%) Bash Shell
2 17 (45.95%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (51.35%) QEMU
1 19 (51.35%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) XenServer
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (72.97%) Puppet
1 27 (72.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Graphite
2 1 (2.70%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) EnterpriseDB
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