The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 29 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.84% 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 62 90 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.48% 14.24% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 71
Median daily rate £465 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 17
Median hourly rate £43.50 £9.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +370.27% -55.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.10 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenStack in Cambridgeshire

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 2 £525 +16.66%
OpenStack
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Anypoint
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (33.33%) Anypoint
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Vertica
2 1 (33.33%) VMware