Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 199 241
Rank change year-on-year +94 +42 -24
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 15 27 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.54% 1.35% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 12
Median daily rate £525 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £450 £453 £479
90th Percentile £640 £679 £648
Central London median daily rate £525 £540 £538
% change year-on-year -2.78% +0.47% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 590 2,002 1,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.61% 33.59% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 1,582 1,520
Median daily rate £515 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £319 £338 £345
90th Percentile £638 £651 £675
Central London median daily rate £523 £523 £520
% change year-on-year - +0.48% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.02% +0.56%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.55 £23.68
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £18.76
% change year-on-year +36.90% +11.94% -1.26%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing OpenShift as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenShift in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for OpenShift in the City of London

OpenShift
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenShift in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 12 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 11 (73.33%) DevOps
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) AWS
5 5 (33.33%) Docker
6 4 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Secure Coding
6 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
6 4 (26.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (26.67%) Ansible
6 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
6 4 (26.67%) SIEM
6 4 (26.67%) CyberArk
6 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) IPsec
6 4 (26.67%) HTTP
6 4 (26.67%) Qualys
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL

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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) AWS
2 3 (20.00%) GCP
3 2 (13.33%) Azure
3 2 (13.33%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.67%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (6.67%) AWS CodeCommit
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (6.67%) NuGet
4 1 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Serverless
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
1 4 (26.67%) HTTPS
1 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (26.67%) IPsec
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) FishEye
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) CyberArk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Database Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) ArcSight Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
3 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (26.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (26.67%) Secure Coding
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
3 4 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (26.67%) Ansible
3 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (20.00%) Terraform
4 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.67%) Grafana
5 1 (6.67%) Packer
5 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
5 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
1 4 (26.67%) CyberArk
1 4 (26.67%) McAfee
1 4 (26.67%) Qualys
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase