Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 - 149
Rank change year-on-year - +149 -
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% - 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.76% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £409 - -
England median daily rate £500 £513 £505
% change year-on-year -2.44% +1.49% +15.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 - £55.00

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 East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 507 352 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.47% 11.39% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 217 154
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £215 £219 £313
90th Percentile £550 £563 £625
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.26% +5.47% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.29 £10.38
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.30 £19.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -19.10%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the East Midlands

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OpenShift in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenShift in the East Midlands

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the East Midlands

OpenShift
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire - 8 £350 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £419 -
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Docker
5 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (57.14%) Ansible
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) Release Management
6 7 (50.00%) Maven
6 7 (50.00%) JIRA
6 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
7 6 (42.86%) Artifactory
7 6 (42.86%) Node.js
7 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
7 6 (42.86%) Spring
7 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
7 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 6 (42.86%) Selenium
8 5 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
8 5 (35.71%) Google
8 5 (35.71%) Confluence
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (35.71%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Tricentis Tosca
4 2 (14.29%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (7.14%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DSL
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) NuoDB
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Redis
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 7 (50.00%) JIRA
3 7 (50.00%) Maven
4 6 (42.86%) Artifactory
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
5 5 (35.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
7 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
7 2 (14.29%) SonarQube
8 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Node.js
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) React
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.14%) Kafka
4 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.14%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Release Management
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (35.71%) ATDD
6 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
7 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Ansible
1 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 5 (35.71%) Puppet
4 4 (28.57%) OpenView
4 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 4 (28.57%) ZABBIX
5 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco