Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 24 June 2019 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
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 271 232
Rank change year-on-year +64 -39 +24
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 64 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.76% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.31% 0.94% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 12 20
Central London median daily rate £525 £563 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £500 £514 £483
90th Percentile £688 £715 £639
London median daily rate £600 £578 £569
% change year-on-year +3.90% +1.54% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,767 2,441 1,221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 32.86% 26.75% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,190 1,919 955
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £300
90th Percentile £668 £663 £625
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 15
Central London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.46% -3.84%
10th Percentile £15.93 £16.25 £13.07
90th Percentile £42.73 £40.63 £29.77
London median hourly rate £25.25 £25.00 £21.16
% change year-on-year +1.00% +18.18% -15.38%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in Central London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenShift in Central London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in Central London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in Central London

OpenShift
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the Central London region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
City of London +33 37 £588 +6.82% 3
Southwark - 1 £600 -
City of Westminster - 1 - -
OpenShift
London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 50 (78.13%) Docker
1 50 (78.13%) DevOps
1 50 (78.13%) Kubernetes
2 43 (67.19%) Finance
3 41 (64.06%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (54.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (51.56%) .NET
5 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (51.56%) Microservices
6 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
6 30 (46.88%) Node.js
7 29 (45.31%) Kafka
8 28 (43.75%) AngularJS
9 27 (42.19%) Git (software)
10 26 (40.63%) Scrum
10 26 (40.63%) React
10 26 (40.63%) Vue.js
11 24 (37.50%) User Stories
11 24 (37.50%) Use Case
12 20 (31.25%) Java
12 20 (31.25%) Ansible
13 12 (18.75%) Linux
14 10 (15.63%) Migration
14 10 (15.63%) Spring
15 9 (14.06%) Spring Boot
15 9 (14.06%) Banking
15 9 (14.06%) C#
16 8 (12.50%) Go
17 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
18 6 (9.38%) CQRS

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (3.13%) Confluence
1 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.56%) nginx
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 41 (64.06%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (54.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon ECS
3 5 (7.81%) Serverless
4 4 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 4 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.13%) IaaS
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.56%) GitHub
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) npm
7 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.69%) Redis
4 2 (3.13%) InfluxDB
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) FoundationDB
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (42.19%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) GitLab
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
4 3 (4.69%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.56%) Ant
6 1 (1.56%) CF BOSH
6 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.56%) JUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.56%) Protractor
6 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (67.19%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 25 (39.06%) Azure Developer
3 10 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 4 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Java Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Java Swing Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) .NET
2 30 (46.88%) Node.js
3 29 (45.31%) Kafka
4 28 (43.75%) AngularJS
5 26 (40.63%) React
5 26 (40.63%) Vue.js
6 10 (15.63%) Spring
7 9 (14.06%) Spring Boot
8 6 (9.38%) Web Services
9 4 (6.25%) JavaFX
9 4 (6.25%) JPA
10 3 (4.69%) J2EE
10 3 (4.69%) J2SE
10 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.69%) Swing
11 2 (3.13%) Middleware
11 2 (3.13%) RESTful
12 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.56%) CSS3
12 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) PKI
3 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (78.13%) DevOps
2 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) Microservices
3 26 (40.63%) Scrum
4 24 (37.50%) Use Case
4 24 (37.50%) User Stories
5 10 (15.63%) Migration
6 6 (9.38%) CQRS
7 5 (7.81%) BDD
7 5 (7.81%) Open Source
8 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.69%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (4.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (4.69%) Release Automation
9 3 (4.69%) Release Management
10 2 (3.13%) Fintech
10 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure as Code
10 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (31.25%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) Go
5 6 (9.38%) Java 8
5 6 (9.38%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) Ruby
6 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.25%) SQL
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) Clojure
9 1 (1.56%) ClojureScript
9 1 (1.56%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) RHCE
4 1 (1.56%) RHCSA
System Software
1 50 (78.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (78.13%) Kubernetes
2 20 (31.25%) Ansible
3 6 (9.38%) Terraform
4 4 (6.25%) Puppet
5 2 (3.13%) Grafana
5 2 (3.13%) Kibana
6 1 (1.56%) Consul
6 1 (1.56%) logstash
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
6 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) VMware
2 2 (3.13%) Google
2 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
3 1 (1.56%) NetApp
3 1 (1.56%) Okta
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas