Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 September 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 98 125
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 -
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 34 34 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.14% 1.29% 0.083%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.83% 11.26% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £456 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.85% +54.66% -
10th Percentile £409 £351 £288
90th Percentile £613 £574 £303
Scotland median daily rate £463 £456 £295
% change year-on-year +1.37% +54.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 434 302 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.60% 11.46% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 183 63
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £306 £269 £229
90th Percentile £621 £620 £495
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.75% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.38% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £17.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.58% -50.69% +157.14%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in Edinburgh

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenShift in Edinburgh

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) Ansible
3 27 (79.41%) Kubernetes
4 26 (76.47%) Kanban
5 23 (67.65%) Docker
5 23 (67.65%) Scrum
6 21 (61.76%) Python
6 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
6 21 (61.76%) Puppet
7 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (47.06%) Java
9 15 (44.12%) Linux
9 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
11 13 (38.24%) TDD
12 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (35.29%) Artifactory
12 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (32.35%) DevOps
13 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
15 9 (26.47%) BDD
15 9 (26.47%) Apache
15 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
15 9 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (23.53%) Logical Data Model
16 8 (23.53%) Physical Data Model
16 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
16 8 (23.53%) Firewall
16 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) nginx
3 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.59%) PaaS
3 4 (11.76%) Datadog
3 4 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (11.76%) Tricentis Tosca
4 3 (8.82%) IaaS
5 2 (5.88%) SaaS
6 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) DSL
2 4 (11.76%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (11.76%) Couchbase
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) Redis
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 12 (35.29%) Artifactory
4 8 (23.53%) Bitbucket
5 7 (20.59%) Subversion
6 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
6 6 (17.65%) Selenium
7 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (11.76%) GitLab
7 4 (11.76%) HP UFT
7 4 (11.76%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (11.76%) Maven
7 4 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.88%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) REST
2 7 (20.59%) Spring
3 4 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (11.76%) LDAP
4 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) React
4 3 (8.82%) Sass
4 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
1 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Solaris
4 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.76%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) Mesosphere
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) Kanban
3 23 (67.65%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) TDD
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (32.35%) DevOps
7 9 (26.47%) BDD
7 9 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
8 8 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (23.53%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (23.53%) Microservices
8 8 (23.53%) Physical Data Model
8 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
11 4 (11.76%) Analytics
11 4 (11.76%) ATDD
11 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
11 4 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Python
2 16 (47.06%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.71%) Go
4 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) Java 8
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Docker
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) VMware NSX
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) iptables
5 1 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (88.24%) Ansible
2 27 (79.41%) Kubernetes
3 21 (61.76%) Puppet
4 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (17.65%) SELinux
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (11.76%) Nagios
7 4 (11.76%) OpenView
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (11.76%) Prometheus
7 4 (11.76%) SCOM
7 4 (11.76%) Xymon
7 4 (11.76%) ZABBIX
8 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Google
4 4 (11.76%) AppDynamics
4 4 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) New Relic
4 4 (11.76%) Splunk
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) Micro Focus