Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 November 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 105 107
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.52% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.89% 3.00% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Bristol median daily rate £375 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.19% - -
South West median daily rate £401 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -25.49% +7.50% -44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £43.00 - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 277 300 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.03% 17.18% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 218 199
Bristol median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £222 £263 £180
90th Percentile £525 £525 £590
South West median daily rate £388 £360 £370
% change year-on-year +7.64% -2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.00% -80.00% +506.06%
10th Percentile £22.55 £19.10 £51.50
90th Percentile £55.60 £94.50 £125.00
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £38.77
% change year-on-year +29.51% -21.33% +104.05%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Bristol

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenStack in Bristol

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenStack in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) SUSE
6 1 (12.50%) Samba
6 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
6 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Billing
6 1 (12.50%) Network Planning

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Bluemix
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Server Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C-shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (12.50%) Samba
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Opsware
3 1 (12.50%) PlateSpin
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin