Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

OpenStack
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.53% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £600 £450
% change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £50.00

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 104 88 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.90% 13.84% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 63 51
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £285 £200 £113
90th Percentile £615 £485 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £15.25 - £22.30
90th Percentile £15.75 - £45.25
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £16.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +124.24% -29.79% +11.90%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Bedfordshire

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OpenStack in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenStack in Bedfordshire

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenStack in Bedfordshire

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 4 £270 -
OpenStack
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) AIX
3 8 (80.00%) Solaris
4 7 (70.00%) IaaS
5 6 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (60.00%) Google
6 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (50.00%) Android
6 5 (50.00%) Information Security
6 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (50.00%) Java
6 5 (50.00%) Web Services
6 5 (50.00%) Unix
6 5 (50.00%) Internet
6 5 (50.00%) DevOps
6 5 (50.00%) Data Privacy
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (50.00%) vCloud
6 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
6 5 (50.00%) vSphere

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (70.00%) IaaS
4 6 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
6 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) GitLab
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) AIX
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
1 5 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) vCloud
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) VocaLink
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat