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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 129 141 116
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 18 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.28% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 1.44% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 0
Median daily rate £550 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +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
521 627 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.01% 19.82% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 387 256
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 38
Median hourly rate £18.13 £13.60 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.32% -11.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.55 £37.04 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 11 £450 +33.33% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £550 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) Jenkins
4 19 (57.58%) Ansible
4 19 (57.58%) Puppet
5 17 (51.52%) Java
6 16 (48.48%) CentOS
6 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (45.45%) Ruby
7 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
8 14 (42.42%) Docker
9 12 (36.36%) Redis
9 12 (36.36%) Node.js
9 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
9 12 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (36.36%) Scrum
9 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
10 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (33.33%) Ubuntu
11 10 (30.30%) JIRA
11 10 (30.30%) Confluence
11 10 (30.30%) Open Source
12 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (27.27%) VMware
12 9 (27.27%) Go
12 9 (27.27%) Mesos

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 10 (30.30%) Confluence
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (15.15%) GlassFish
2 5 (15.15%) nginx
2 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (24.24%) GitHub
2 8 (24.24%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
1 7 (21.21%) SSL
1 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 12 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (36.36%) Redis
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Jenkins
2 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
3 10 (30.30%) JIRA
4 5 (15.15%) Bitbucket
4 5 (15.15%) Gitweb
5 4 (12.12%) Appium
5 4 (12.12%) Maven
5 4 (12.12%) Mocha
5 4 (12.12%) Selenium
5 4 (12.12%) SonarQube
6 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Node.js
2 8 (24.24%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (15.15%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (12.12%) Chai
5 3 (9.09%) Akka
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
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 16 (48.48%) CentOS
3 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 7 (21.21%) CoreOS
4 7 (21.21%) Fedora
4 7 (21.21%) RancherOS
5 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) DevOps
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Open Source
5 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) Kanban
6 7 (21.21%) Security Hardening
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.15%) Security Patching
8 4 (12.12%) Build Automation
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
11 1 (3.03%) Coaching
11 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.03%) Microservices
11 1 (3.03%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Ruby
3 9 (27.27%) Go
4 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) Perl
7 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 15 (45.45%) 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 14 (42.42%) Docker
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) etcd
3 7 (21.21%) flannel
4 5 (15.15%) NFS
4 5 (15.15%) Squid
5 4 (12.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Ansible
1 19 (57.58%) Puppet
2 16 (48.48%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (27.27%) Mesos
4 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
5 7 (21.21%) Consul
5 7 (21.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (21.21%) Marathon
5 7 (21.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (21.21%) Rancher
6 6 (18.18%) Salt
6 6 (18.18%) Terraform
7 5 (15.15%) Grafana
7 5 (15.15%) Graphite
7 5 (15.15%) Graylog
7 5 (15.15%) HAProxy
7 5 (15.15%) Icinga
7 5 (15.15%) Nagios
7 5 (15.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) F5
4 5 (15.15%) New Relic
4 5 (15.15%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.06%) Rackspace