Period
to 23 April 2021

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 23 April 2021 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
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 135 150 216
Rank change year-on-year +15 +66 +27
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 11 18 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.23% 1.51% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 27
10th Percentile £435 £525 £508
25th Percentile £550 £594 £531
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £650 £600
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £650 £788 £681
90th Percentile £685 £850 £688
Central London median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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 893 1,193 2,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.25% 31.31% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 938 1,630
10th Percentile £363 £300 £363
25th Percentile £433 £413 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £599
90th Percentile £668 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 10
10th Percentile £13.45 £18.64 £12.05
25th Percentile £13.56 £19.68 £13.25
Median hourly rate £18.60 £33.92 £19.13
Median % change year-on-year -45.17% +77.36% -11.05%
75th Percentile £26.26 £50.19 £21.31
90th Percentile £28.20 £58.63 £22.85
Central London median hourly rate £23.45 £23.22 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.99% +22.21% -11.63%

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 23 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 10 (90.91%) Kubernetes
2 8 (72.73%) Docker
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Terraform
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
6 3 (27.27%) HP Fortify
6 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
6 3 (27.27%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (27.27%) Snyk
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon EKS
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) Artifactory
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Azure
7 2 (18.18%) AWS

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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Mule
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EKS
2 2 (18.18%) AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Artifactory
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Snyk
2 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) FishEye
4 1 (9.09%) GitLab
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) jMock
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Middleware Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Programme Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Django
2 1 (9.09%) FpML
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) JAXB
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) JTA
2 1 (9.09%) JTS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Swagger
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Java 8
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Go
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Kubernetes
2 4 (36.36%) Terraform
3 3 (27.27%) HP Fortify
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
5 1 (9.09%) Puppet
5 1 (9.09%) Salt
5 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Murex
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Sybase
1 1 (9.09%) VMware