Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 123 103
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20 -
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 35 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.34% 0.66% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% 5.99% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £423 £388 £363
90th Percentile £613 £613 £388
Scotland median daily rate £525 £475 £375
% change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% -
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 490 317 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.73% 10.95% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 175 69
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £230
90th Percentile £700 £600 £525
Scotland median daily rate £430 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £67.75 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.10% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +47.06% -

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 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 28 (80.00%) Ansible
2 27 (77.14%) Docker
2 27 (77.14%) Kubernetes
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (68.57%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (65.71%) Kanban
4 23 (65.71%) Python
5 22 (62.86%) Linux
6 21 (60.00%) Puppet
7 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
7 20 (57.14%) Java
8 19 (54.29%) Scrum
9 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (40.00%) Bash Shell
10 14 (40.00%) DevOps
10 14 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (37.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (34.29%) Windows
13 10 (28.57%) Microservices
13 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (28.57%) Artifactory
13 10 (28.57%) REST
14 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
15 8 (22.86%) Domain-Driven Design
15 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (22.86%) Analytics
15 8 (22.86%) Logical Data Model
15 8 (22.86%) Physical Data Model
15 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
15 8 (22.86%) Unix

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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) IIS
3 5 (14.29%) nginx
3 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (5.71%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (68.57%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.14%) Datadog
3 6 (17.14%) SaaS
4 5 (14.29%) PaaS
5 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) DSL
2 4 (11.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 10 (28.57%) Artifactory
3 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
4 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
4 6 (17.14%) IBM UrbanCode
4 6 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (17.14%) Selenium
4 6 (17.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (17.14%) TeamCity
4 6 (17.14%) Zephyr
5 4 (11.43%) GitLab
6 3 (8.57%) Subversion
7 2 (5.71%) RSpec
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) REST
2 6 (17.14%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (11.43%) LDAP
3 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.57%) React
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.71%) Java EE
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) Node.js
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) Unix
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris
6 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) Kanban
3 19 (54.29%) Scrum
4 14 (40.00%) DevOps
5 13 (37.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (28.57%) Microservices
7 8 (22.86%) Analytics
7 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
7 8 (22.86%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (22.86%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (22.86%) Physical Data Model
8 7 (20.00%) Business Transformation
8 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.14%) BDD
9 6 (17.14%) TDD
10 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
10 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 14 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.00%) Go
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Docker
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (80.00%) Ansible
2 27 (77.14%) Kubernetes
3 21 (60.00%) Puppet
4 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (20.00%) SELinux
6 6 (17.14%) Nagios
6 6 (17.14%) Prometheus
7 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (11.43%) Terraform
8 4 (11.43%) Xymon
9 2 (5.71%) Consul
9 2 (5.71%) Mesos
9 2 (5.71%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) AppDynamics
2 6 (17.14%) Micro Focus
2 6 (17.14%) New Relic
2 6 (17.14%) Splunk
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Google
5 3 (8.57%) IBM