Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 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
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 252 266
Rank change year-on-year +59 +14 -17
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 32 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.52% 0.46% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.57% 1.57% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 14
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £456 £463 £525
90th Percentile £651 £663 £621
London median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 2,040 2,618 1,881
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 33.23% 29.45% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,565 2,040 1,487
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £300 £319 £313
90th Percentile £660 £650 £625
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 26
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.76 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.97% +1.38% -7.13%
10th Percentile £18.12 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.38 £24.88 £39.63
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +20.48% -9.78% -8.00%

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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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 +56 20 £611 +11.14% 10
OpenShift
London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 25 (78.13%) DevOps
2 21 (65.63%) AWS
3 17 (53.13%) Docker
4 15 (46.88%) Kubernetes
4 15 (46.88%) Azure
5 14 (43.75%) Java
5 14 (43.75%) Ansible
6 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) Microservices
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) SaaS
9 9 (28.13%) Puppet
10 8 (25.00%) Scrum
10 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Automation
10 8 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
11 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
11 7 (21.88%) Kafka
12 6 (18.75%) Node.js
12 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Python
12 6 (18.75%) Terraform
13 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure as Code
13 5 (15.63%) Migration
13 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
14 4 (12.50%) PaaS
14 4 (12.50%) REST
14 4 (12.50%) Kanban

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 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.25%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Ethereum
2 2 (6.25%) Hyperledger
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (6.25%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 21 (65.63%) AWS
2 15 (46.88%) Azure
3 9 (28.13%) SaaS
4 8 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (12.50%) PaaS
6 3 (9.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
6 3 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (9.38%) IaaS
7 2 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (6.25%) Amazon SageMaker
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (6.25%) GCP
8 1 (3.13%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (3.13%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (3.13%) Azure Stack
8 1 (3.13%) NuGet
8 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (6.25%) Blockchain
1 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.25%) Redis
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Ignite
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Flink
2 1 (3.13%) FoundationDB
2 1 (3.13%) InfluxDB
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) GitLab
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
4 1 (3.13%) MSI
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) Spinnaker
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) WiX
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
1 7 (21.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Azure Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Blockchain Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Kafka
2 6 (18.75%) Node.js
3 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.50%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) React
4 4 (12.50%) REST
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (9.38%) RESTful
5 3 (9.38%) Spring
5 3 (9.38%) Vue.js
6 2 (6.25%) Qt
6 2 (6.25%) STL
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Microservices
4 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Automation
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Use Case
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
7 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Clojure
7 1 (3.13%) ClojureScript
7 1 (3.13%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) Java 8
7 1 (3.13%) Kotlin
7 1 (3.13%) R
7 1 (3.13%) RPG
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) etcd
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Kubernetes
2 14 (43.75%) Ansible
3 9 (28.13%) Puppet
4 6 (18.75%) Terraform
5 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.25%) Packer
7 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
7 1 (3.13%) Consul
7 1 (3.13%) Grafana
7 1 (3.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (3.13%) Prometheus
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.13%) rkt
7 1 (3.13%) Salt
7 1 (3.13%) SCOM
7 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Splunk
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto