Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 13 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 237 231
Rank change year-on-year +42 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 26 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.29% 1.00% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 24
City of London median daily rate £575 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -6.38% +22.08%
10th Percentile £447 £455 £538
90th Percentile £686 £645 £664
Central London median daily rate £545 £525 £588
% change year-on-year +3.81% -10.64% +15.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,016 1,898 1,248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.05% 27.03% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,585 1,566 1,007
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £329 £340 £313
90th Percentile £667 £659 £643
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 20
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% -45.86%
10th Percentile £18.68 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.85 £23.75 £26.12
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.10 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.02% -4.74% -45.71%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the City of London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenShift in the City of London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the City of London

OpenShift
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
London Bridge - 1 £600 -
OpenShift
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 17 (65.38%) DevOps
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Kubernetes
4 12 (46.15%) Docker
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
5 10 (38.46%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) AWS
6 9 (34.62%) Ansible
7 8 (30.77%) Microservices
7 8 (30.77%) Puppet
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) Azure
9 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) JIRA
9 6 (23.08%) Terraform
10 5 (19.23%) Migration
10 5 (19.23%) Python
10 5 (19.23%) Kanban
11 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (15.38%) RESTful
11 4 (15.38%) Open Source
11 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
11 4 (15.38%) Kafka
11 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
11 4 (15.38%) SQL
11 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
12 3 (11.54%) React
12 3 (11.54%) .NET

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (7.69%) Ethereum
3 2 (7.69%) Hyperledger
4 1 (3.85%) Anypoint
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.85%) Mule
4 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (7.69%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
3 3 (11.54%) PaaS
3 3 (11.54%) SaaS
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (7.69%) GCP
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Stack
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) Blockchain
2 2 (7.69%) FoundationDB
2 2 (7.69%) InfluxDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Ignite
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Flink
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.85%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Protractor
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) Spinnaker
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Blockchain Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer in Test
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) React Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Kafka
1 4 (15.38%) RESTful
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) React
2 3 (11.54%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
3 2 (7.69%) Qt
3 2 (7.69%) STL
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) RAML
4 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) DevOps
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Microservices
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Kanban
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) Change Control
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
7 2 (7.69%) Fintech
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) Go
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) Clojure
6 2 (7.69%) ClojureScript
6 2 (7.69%) Java 8
6 2 (7.69%) Kotlin
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) RPG
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) etcd
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Kubernetes
2 9 (34.62%) Ansible
3 8 (30.77%) Puppet
4 6 (23.08%) Terraform
5 2 (7.69%) Consul
5 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
6 1 (3.85%) Grafana
6 1 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (3.85%) Kibana
6 1 (3.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (3.85%) Packer
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.85%) rkt
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) Splunk
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.85%) MuleSoft