Period
to 15 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 1.22% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 8.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £463 -
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 121 98 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.08% 14.96% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 86
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +19.57%
10th Percentile £312 £281 £223
90th Percentile £600 £575 £544
East of England median daily rate £450 £447 £413
% change year-on-year +0.67% +8.36% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £15.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.34% -5.33%
East of England median hourly rate £26.45 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -24.43% +22.81% -3.39%

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