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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 133 109 132
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23 +50
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 7 5 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.28% 0.040%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.90% 1.04% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
10th Percentile £455 £417 -
25th Percentile £463 £442 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £531 £620
Median % change year-on-year -10.59% -14.31% +18.10%
75th Percentile £675 £625 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 774 479 642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.46% 26.67% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 312 431
10th Percentile £185 £200 £213
25th Percentile £325 £333 £353
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £607 £550 £538
90th Percentile £675 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 49 12
10th Percentile £13.28 £11.25 £17.93
25th Percentile £15.00 £12.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £26.25
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% -46.67% +50.00%
75th Percentile £21.25 £22.89 £39.31
90th Percentile £55.00 £30.00 £61.98
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OpenShift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the East of England

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenShift in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for OpenShift in the East of England

OpenShift
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenShift in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for OpenShift in the East of England

OpenShift
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -4 5 £650 +8.33% 1
Essex -7 2 £475 +2.70%
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 5 (71.43%) AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Agile
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) jBPM
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
5 2 (28.57%) Micro Frontends
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Fuse
5 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Fintech
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
5 2 (28.57%) Kafka
5 2 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (28.57%) Red Hat Fuse
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
3 3 (42.86%) jBPM
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Kafka
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) WSDL
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 4 (57.14%) Agile
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) CI/CD
3 2 (28.57%) Event-Driven
3 2 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Fintech
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Development
3 2 (28.57%) Micro Frontends
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Process Management
3 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
3 1 (14.29%) RHCA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe