Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 137 - 177
Rank change year-on-year - +177 +31
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 3 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% - 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.41% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile £465 " "
25th Percentile £477 " £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £501 - £525
75th Percentile £522 " £538
90th Percentile £533 " "
England median daily rate £575 £550 £575
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +15.00%

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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 723 319 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.94% 27.60% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 215 618
10th Percentile £186 £251 £264
25th Percentile £313 £362 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £550 £538 £545
90th Percentile £625 £600 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 16 12
10th Percentile £12.25 £16.43 £15.00
25th Percentile £12.75 £19.41 £15.19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% -5.71%
75th Percentile £27.00 £51.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £46.07 £59.75 £25.15
England median hourly rate £20.51 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -4.60% +2.38% +20.00%

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
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 26 September 2021. 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
Essex - 2 £463 -
Suffolk - 1 £540 -
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EKS
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Pipelines
2 2 (66.67%) Alibaba
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CodePipeline
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) GitLab
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef

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 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EKS
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CodePipeline
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Pipelines
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CodeCommit
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 5G
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) GitLab
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) Express
2 1 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Alibaba
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat