Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 123 122
Rank change year-on-year +29 -1 -
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 45 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.54% 0.65% 0.092%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.93% 5.72% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £463 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +56.78% -
10th Percentile £400 £338 £288
90th Percentile £613 £600 £303
Scotland median daily rate £500 £463 £295
% change year-on-year +8.11% +56.78% -
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 504 332 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.24% 11.42% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 187 75
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +13.48%
10th Percentile £325 £255 £243
90th Percentile £689 £600 £520
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +4.63%
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 £24.88 £22.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.56% +60.71% +16.67%

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 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenShift in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (84.44%) Ansible
2 36 (80.00%) Kubernetes
3 34 (75.56%) Docker
4 31 (68.89%) Kanban
5 30 (66.67%) Python
6 28 (62.22%) Jenkins
7 26 (57.78%) Linux
7 26 (57.78%) Scrum
8 25 (55.56%) Puppet
8 25 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (51.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (48.89%) DevOps
11 20 (44.44%) Java
12 17 (37.78%) Bash Shell
13 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (31.11%) Artifactory
14 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (26.67%) SELinux
16 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (26.67%) TDD
17 11 (24.44%) PaaS
17 11 (24.44%) Go
18 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
18 10 (22.22%) Bitbucket
18 10 (22.22%) Apache
18 10 (22.22%) Windows

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 10 (22.22%) Apache
2 7 (15.56%) nginx
3 5 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 25 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (24.44%) PaaS
4 6 (13.33%) Datadog
4 6 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (8.89%) IaaS
5 4 (8.89%) SaaS
5 4 (8.89%) Tricentis Tosca
6 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) DSL
2 4 (8.89%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.89%) Couchbase
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) Redis
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Jenkins
2 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 14 (31.11%) Artifactory
4 10 (22.22%) Bitbucket
5 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
5 8 (17.78%) Selenium
5 8 (17.78%) Subversion
6 6 (13.33%) IBM UrbanCode
6 6 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (13.33%) TeamCity
7 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (8.89%) GitLab
7 4 (8.89%) HP UFT
7 4 (8.89%) Maven
7 4 (8.89%) Zephyr
8 2 (4.44%) RSpec
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Architect
1 9 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Build Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) REST
2 6 (13.33%) Spring
3 4 (8.89%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.89%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (8.89%) LDAP
3 4 (8.89%) React
4 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) Java EE
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) Middleware
6 1 (2.22%) RESTful
6 1 (2.22%) Sass
6 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Windows
4 7 (15.56%) Unix
5 6 (13.33%) Solaris
5 6 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.22%) Mesosphere
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (68.89%) Kanban
3 26 (57.78%) Scrum
4 22 (48.89%) DevOps
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (26.67%) TDD
7 9 (20.00%) Microservices
8 8 (17.78%) Analytics
8 8 (17.78%) BDD
8 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
8 8 (17.78%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (17.78%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (17.78%) Physical Data Model
9 7 (15.56%) Business Transformation
9 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.89%) ATDD
11 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Python
2 20 (44.44%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) Bash Shell
4 11 (24.44%) Go
5 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) Java 8
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 34 (75.56%) Docker
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) VMware NSX
4 2 (4.44%) iptables
5 1 (2.22%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (84.44%) Ansible
2 36 (80.00%) Kubernetes
3 25 (55.56%) Puppet
4 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (26.67%) SELinux
6 6 (13.33%) Nagios
7 5 (11.11%) Prometheus
7 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (8.89%) OpenView
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (8.89%) SCOM
8 4 (8.89%) Xymon
8 4 (8.89%) ZABBIX
9 3 (6.67%) Terraform
10 2 (4.44%) HAProxy
10 2 (4.44%) Mesos
11 1 (2.22%) Consul
11 1 (2.22%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.56%) Google
3 7 (15.56%) VMware
4 6 (13.33%) AppDynamics
4 6 (13.33%) New Relic
4 6 (13.33%) Splunk
5 4 (8.89%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) Micro Focus
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) IBM