Period
to 16 September 2021

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 6 months to 16 September 2021 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
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - +91 -24
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 4 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.60% - 0.083%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 65 64 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.77% 21.19% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 143
10th Percentile £131 £313 £204
25th Percentile £193 £354 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £488 £425
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +14.71% +4.94%
75th Percentile £504 £525 £544
90th Percentile £600 £653 £675
East of England median daily rate £473 £473 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £75.00 £15.57
Median % change year-on-year - +381.77% +11.20%
East of England median hourly rate £55.50 £26.91 £19.00
% change year-on-year +106.24% +41.63% -15.56%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Cambridgeshire

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenStack in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for OpenStack in Cambridgeshire

OpenStack
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenStack in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 16 September 2021. 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
Cambridge - 4 £500 - 1
OpenStack
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) GitLab
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Life Science
2 3 (75.00%) Drupal
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Packer
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (25.00%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Grafana
3 1 (25.00%) TestRail
3 1 (25.00%) Buildbot
3 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Drupal
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) GitLab
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Buildbot
2 1 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) TestRail
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) Packer
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Grafana
3 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Scalr
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google