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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.22% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £329
% change year-on-year +5.88% +29.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenStack is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 123 120 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.15% 13.14% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 90 104
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £440 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing OpenStack as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (33.33%) LXC
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Intel