Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OpenShift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenShift over the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Red Hat OpenShift
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 145 180
Rank change year-on-year -10 +35 -
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.052% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.43% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Berkshire median daily rate £650 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £495 £439 £475
90th Percentile £825 £461 £525
South East median daily rate £475 £484 £488
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

OpenShift is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 782 463 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.03% 12.06% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 261 316
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £228
90th Percentile £638 £575 £569
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -36.26% +35.24%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £11.68
90th Percentile £25.00 £32.13 £20.52
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +15.15% -18.52% -5.81%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in Berkshire

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenShift in Berkshire

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in Berkshire

OpenShift
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Reading -1 4 £650 +44.44%
Slough - 2 - -
OpenShift
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OpenShift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Groovy
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) VMware