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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 114 144 121
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 16 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.15% 1.10% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Median daily rate £550 £700 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.45% +86.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
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
386 544 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.79% 17.75% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 360 288
Median daily rate £430 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £13.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

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 2 December 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 2 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
West Yorkshire +21 9 £430 -38.59% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £550 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 32 (94.12%) DevOps
2 30 (88.24%) Linux
3 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 19 (55.88%) MongoDB
4 19 (55.88%) Ruby
5 18 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (52.94%) Redis
6 17 (50.00%) Node.js
6 17 (50.00%) Docker
6 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (50.00%) Java
7 16 (47.06%) Kubernetes
8 15 (44.12%) CoreOS
8 15 (44.12%) Mesos
8 15 (44.12%) Puppet
8 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
8 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
9 14 (41.18%) etcd
9 14 (41.18%) RancherOS
9 14 (41.18%) Rancher
9 14 (41.18%) Marathon
9 14 (41.18%) Consul
10 13 (38.24%) HTTP
10 13 (38.24%) Ansible
10 13 (38.24%) Go
11 12 (35.29%) GitHub
11 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
11 12 (35.29%) SSL
11 12 (35.29%) flannel
11 12 (35.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System

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 (20.59%) CloudStack
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (17.65%) nginx
2 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) Confluence
3 5 (14.71%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) JBoss
5 1 (2.94%) Jetty
5 1 (2.94%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) GitHub
2 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (14.71%) PaaS
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.94%) Heroku
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.94%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 12 (35.29%) SSL
2 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) MongoDB
2 18 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (52.94%) Redis
3 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) HBase
5 1 (2.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (29.41%) Bitbucket
3 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.71%) Gitweb
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
5 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.94%) GoCD
6 1 (2.94%) Grunt
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (5.88%) Akka
4 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) LAMP
5 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Cloud
1 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) CoreOS
3 14 (41.18%) RancherOS
4 10 (29.41%) CentOS
5 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
6 5 (14.71%) Unix
7 4 (11.76%) Fedora
8 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) DevOps
2 12 (35.29%) Security Hardening
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) Kanban
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.71%) Security Patching
7 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Open Source
9 3 (8.82%) BDD
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
10 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
10 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.94%) Extreme Programming
11 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Ruby
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) Go
4 8 (23.53%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.82%) SQL
8 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.94%) Perl
9 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) SC Cleared
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Docker
2 14 (41.18%) etcd
3 12 (35.29%) flannel
4 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.59%) Xen
5 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 6 (17.65%) XenServer
6 5 (14.71%) NFS
6 5 (14.71%) Squid
7 1 (2.94%) HDFS
7 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (47.06%) Kubernetes
3 15 (44.12%) Mesos
3 15 (44.12%) Puppet
4 14 (41.18%) Consul
4 14 (41.18%) Marathon
4 14 (41.18%) Rancher
5 13 (38.24%) Ansible
6 12 (35.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 12 (35.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (20.59%) Terraform
8 6 (17.65%) Nagios
9 5 (14.71%) Cobbler
9 5 (14.71%) Grafana
9 5 (14.71%) Graphite
9 5 (14.71%) Graylog
9 5 (14.71%) HAProxy
9 5 (14.71%) Icinga
9 5 (14.71%) Salt
9 5 (14.71%) StatsD
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
1 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) New Relic
4 5 (14.71%) F5
4 5 (14.71%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.94%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk