The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
England / Yorkshire
Rank 113 107 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 10 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 1.16% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 6.10% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 0
Median daily rate £410 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £421 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.49% -15.90%
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 in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
370 541 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.95% 18.94% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 361 300
Median daily rate £410 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £11.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.25% -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.99 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £12.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OpenStack Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

OpenStack Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire -6 7 £410 -3.52% 3
South Yorkshire +1 2 £550 +12.82% 2
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (84.62%) Linux
3 19 (73.08%) Ruby
4 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
5 17 (65.38%) Docker
6 16 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (57.69%) Puppet
7 15 (57.69%) MongoDB
7 15 (57.69%) Python
7 15 (57.69%) CoreOS
7 15 (57.69%) Kubernetes
8 14 (53.85%) Java
8 14 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (53.85%) Redis
9 13 (50.00%) HTTP
10 10 (38.46%) Node.js
10 10 (38.46%) Go
10 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (38.46%) etcd
10 10 (38.46%) Mesos
10 10 (38.46%) RancherOS
10 10 (38.46%) Rancher
10 10 (38.46%) Marathon
10 10 (38.46%) Consul
10 10 (38.46%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (34.62%) Ansible
11 9 (34.62%) Oracle
12 8 (30.77%) SSL
12 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
12 8 (30.77%) VMware

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (30.77%) CloudStack
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
3 5 (19.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Jetty
5 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) GitHub
3 6 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (23.08%) IaaS
4 5 (19.23%) Loggly
4 5 (19.23%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (3.85%) Heroku
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365
6 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) HTTP
2 8 (30.77%) SSL
2 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) Internet
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MongoDB
2 14 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (53.85%) Redis
3 6 (23.08%) MySQL
4 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
4 5 (19.23%) HBase
4 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (15.38%) Riak
6 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Bitbucket
3 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
4 6 (23.08%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) Grunt
5 5 (19.23%) Vagrant
6 2 (7.69%) Hudson
6 2 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (3.85%) Ant
7 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.85%) Gitweb
7 1 (3.85%) GoCD
7 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Node.js
2 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (19.23%) CSS3
3 5 (19.23%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) LAMP
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) CoreOS
3 10 (38.46%) RancherOS
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Security Hardening
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Kanban
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Coaching
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Ruby
2 15 (57.69%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) Go
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) PHP
6 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Perl
9 1 (3.85%) C#
9 1 (3.85%) C++
9 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Docker
2 10 (38.46%) etcd
3 8 (30.77%) flannel
3 8 (30.77%) Xen
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) vSphere
4 7 (26.92%) XenServer
5 5 (19.23%) HDFS
5 5 (19.23%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) KVM
6 1 (3.85%) NFS
6 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (57.69%) Kubernetes
2 15 (57.69%) Puppet
3 10 (38.46%) Consul
3 10 (38.46%) Docker Swarm
3 10 (38.46%) Marathon
3 10 (38.46%) Mesos
3 10 (38.46%) Rancher
4 9 (34.62%) Ansible
5 8 (30.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (30.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (23.08%) Nagios
7 5 (19.23%) Cobbler
7 5 (19.23%) Salt
7 5 (19.23%) ZABBIX
8 2 (7.69%) SCCM
8 2 (7.69%) Terraform
9 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
9 1 (3.85%) SCOM
9 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Rackspace
4 6 (23.08%) Google
4 6 (23.08%) New Relic
4 6 (23.08%) Splunk
5 5 (19.23%) SaltStack
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (3.85%) F5
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto