Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 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
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 168 103 204
Rank change year-on-year -65 +101 +39
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 12 14 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.84% 2.36% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 20
10th Percentile £447 £465 £453
25th Percentile £507 £513 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £548 £525 £575
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% -8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £678 £581 £641
90th Percentile £688 £623 £679
Central London median daily rate £548 £525 £545
% change year-on-year +4.29% -3.67% +1.40%

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 1,436 593 2,026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.82% 32.87% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,116 466 1,627
10th Percentile £382 £313 £343
25th Percentile £463 £413 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £514 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.06% -2.14% -
75th Percentile £650 £588 £600
90th Percentile £738 £638 £663
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 18
10th Percentile £13.70 £16.00 £18.68
25th Percentile £13.88 £17.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -28.75% -4.76% +16.02%
75th Percentile £23.75 £21.25 £23.69
90th Percentile £48.55 £22.00 £31.69
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - -6.98% +14.61%

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 26 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 9 (75.00%) Docker
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Ansible
3 6 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (50.00%) React
4 5 (41.67%) Microservices
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) API Design
5 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
5 4 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) Project Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
6 3 (25.00%) Swagger
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) Use Case
6 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) AWS
6 3 (25.00%) Cost Optimisation

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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) GeoServer
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (16.67%) Apigee
3 1 (8.33%) GCP
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (8.33%) FishEye
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) RSpec
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) CloudOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Architect
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) React
2 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) Swagger
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Kafka
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JavaFX
5 1 (8.33%) OAuth
5 1 (8.33%) OAuth2
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (8.33%) PostGIS
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (8.33%) Swing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) API Design
3 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
4 3 (25.00%) Cost Optimisation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Project Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) Java 8
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
2 6 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (16.67%) Terraform
4 1 (8.33%) Cobbler
4 1 (8.33%) Packer
4 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase