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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 122 146 122
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 20 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.25% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.94% 1.20% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 0
Median daily rate £550 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £50.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +163.15%
OpenStack
England

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
507 665 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.96% 20.84% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 433 272
Median daily rate £425 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 36
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.37% +9.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 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
West Yorkshire +12 12 £430 +32.30% 5
South Yorkshire - 8 £550 - 4
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) DevOps
3 20 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (57.58%) Jenkins
5 17 (51.52%) Puppet
6 16 (48.48%) Ansible
7 15 (45.45%) MongoDB
7 15 (45.45%) Ruby
8 14 (42.42%) CentOS
8 14 (42.42%) Java
8 14 (42.42%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (42.42%) Node.js
8 14 (42.42%) Redis
9 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
10 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
10 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
11 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (33.33%) Go
11 11 (33.33%) Docker
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle
13 9 (27.27%) Scrum
13 9 (27.27%) Mesos
13 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
13 9 (27.27%) GitHub
13 9 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (27.27%) Open Source
13 9 (27.27%) PaaS
14 8 (24.24%) Kanban

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 7 (21.21%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (21.21%) Confluence
1 7 (21.21%) nginx
1 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) GlassFish
3 5 (15.15%) CloudStack
4 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Jetty
5 1 (3.03%) Mongrel
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (27.27%) GitHub
2 9 (27.27%) PaaS
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.03%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (3.03%) Heroku
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
1 8 (24.24%) SSL
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 14 (42.42%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (42.42%) Redis
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Jenkins
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (21.21%) JIRA
4 6 (18.18%) Bitbucket
4 6 (18.18%) Gitweb
5 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.03%) GoCD
6 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Node.js
2 9 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (18.18%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (9.09%) Akka
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.03%) React
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) CentOS
3 8 (24.24%) CoreOS
3 8 (24.24%) RancherOS
3 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
4 7 (21.21%) Fedora
5 4 (12.12%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) DevOps
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Open Source
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Kanban
4 8 (24.24%) Security Hardening
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Security Patching
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.03%) OO
9 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Ruby
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) Go
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.18%) PHP
6 4 (12.12%) Perl
6 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Docker
2 8 (24.24%) etcd
2 8 (24.24%) flannel
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) NFS
4 6 (18.18%) Squid
5 4 (12.12%) Xen
6 3 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (51.52%) Puppet
3 16 (48.48%) Ansible
4 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
4 9 (27.27%) Mesos
5 8 (24.24%) Consul
5 8 (24.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (24.24%) Marathon
5 8 (24.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (24.24%) Rancher
5 8 (24.24%) Terraform
6 6 (18.18%) Grafana
6 6 (18.18%) Graphite
6 6 (18.18%) Graylog
6 6 (18.18%) HAProxy
6 6 (18.18%) Icinga
6 6 (18.18%) Nagios
6 6 (18.18%) Salt
6 6 (18.18%) StatsD
7 3 (9.09%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) F5
4 6 (18.18%) New Relic
4 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft