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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 144 146 138
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +67
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 43 11 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.02% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.60% 1.10% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 12
10th Percentile £537 £483 £529
25th Percentile £558 £525 £609
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £630 £600 £650
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £741 £650 £781
90th Percentile £791 £685 £845
Central London median daily rate £630 £600 £563
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.27%

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 1,652 1,004 999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.00% 35.20% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,297 729 786
10th Percentile £375 £363 £300
25th Percentile £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £508
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +3.45% -3.33%
75th Percentile £688 £619 £600
90th Percentile £775 £682 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
10th Percentile - £13.50 £17.10
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.69 £22.11
Median hourly rate £18.34 £18.38 £41.40
Median % change year-on-year -0.18% -55.62% +104.44%
75th Percentile £27.00 £24.82 £52.63
90th Percentile £59.25 £27.34 £59.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £26.44
% change year-on-year -10.29% -14.90% +34.73%

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 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 28 (65.12%) Kubernetes
2 24 (55.81%) Docker
3 21 (48.84%) DevOps
4 19 (44.19%) Java
5 17 (39.53%) CI/CD
6 16 (37.21%) Finance
6 16 (37.21%) Agile
7 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
8 14 (32.56%) Ansible
8 14 (32.56%) Microservices
9 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
9 13 (30.23%) Python
9 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
10 12 (27.91%) Azure
11 11 (25.58%) AWS
12 9 (20.93%) Terraform
12 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
12 9 (20.93%) Social Skills
13 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
13 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
13 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
13 8 (18.60%) React
13 8 (18.60%) GitHub
14 7 (16.28%) Node.js
14 7 (16.28%) Kafka
14 7 (16.28%) Public Cloud
14 7 (16.28%) Oracle
14 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (16.28%) Spring
14 7 (16.28%) JIRA

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 6 (13.95%) Confluence
2 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.33%) Jetty
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Azure
2 11 (25.58%) AWS
3 8 (18.60%) GitHub
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon EKS
4 5 (11.63%) GCP
5 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.65%) Serverless
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.33%) NuGet
7 1 (2.33%) PaaS
7 1 (2.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) VSAN
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
1 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.65%) Redis
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.28%) JIRA
4 5 (11.63%) Artifactory
4 5 (11.63%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.98%) GitLab
5 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 3 (6.98%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.65%) Gerrit
6 2 (4.65%) Gradle
6 2 (4.65%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) FishEye
7 1 (2.33%) Moq
7 1 (2.33%) NUnit
7 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.33%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Social Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 4 (9.30%) Legal
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Public Sector
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
1 10 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
1 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 8 (18.60%) Java Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Azure Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (2.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) React
2 7 (16.28%) Kafka
2 7 (16.28%) Node.js
2 7 (16.28%) Spring
3 5 (11.63%) REST
4 4 (9.30%) OAuth
4 4 (9.30%) Spring Boot
5 3 (6.98%) J2EE
5 3 (6.98%) JWT
6 2 (4.65%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (4.65%) JSON
6 2 (4.65%) Middleware
6 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (4.65%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) Autofac
7 1 (2.33%) Memcached
7 1 (2.33%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) Hedge funds
2 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Equities
5 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) DevOps
2 17 (39.53%) CI/CD
3 16 (37.21%) Agile
4 14 (32.56%) Microservices
5 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) AOP
7 6 (13.95%) Full Stack Development
7 6 (13.95%) ITIL
7 6 (13.95%) Scrum
7 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure as Code
8 5 (11.63%) TDD
9 4 (9.30%) Change Control
9 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (9.30%) Service Management
10 3 (6.98%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) Python
3 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) Bash
5 3 (6.98%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) Groovy
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) Perl
5 3 (6.98%) Scala
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) Go
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) AWS Certification
4 4 (9.30%) RHCA
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) OCP
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (4.65%) CCIE
6 2 (4.65%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) CCNP
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) Docker
2 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
4 2 (4.65%) vCloud
4 2 (4.65%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 28 (65.12%) Kubernetes
2 14 (32.56%) Ansible
3 9 (20.93%) Terraform
4 5 (11.63%) Grafana
5 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.98%) Prometheus
5 3 (6.98%) Puppet
6 2 (4.65%) Kibana
6 2 (4.65%) vRealize
7 1 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.33%) Istio
7 1 (2.33%) logstash
7 1 (2.33%) Packer
7 1 (2.33%) Rancher
7 1 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) IBM
4 4 (9.30%) Splunk
5 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Informatica
7 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.33%) Sybase
7 1 (2.33%) Synopsys