Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 29 March 2020 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.

OpenStack
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 133 135
Rank change year-on-year +45 +2 -15
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 11 6 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 0.73% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.34% 1.42% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Median daily rate £530 £455 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.48% -17.27% +34.15%
10th Percentile £471 £420 £356
90th Percentile £583 £480 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £530 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +17.78% -18.18% +34.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 206 424 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.73% 18.83% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 296 325
Median daily rate £474 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +3.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £312 £293 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £433 £410
% change year-on-year +4.05% +5.49% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.48% +12.47% -13.94%
10th Percentile £17.01 £12.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £28.23 £23.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate £20.56 £16.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year +26.80% +8.07% -17.56%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for OpenStack in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 Leeds region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 11 (100.00%) Azure
1 11 (100.00%) AWS
1 11 (100.00%) GCP
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 7 (63.64%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
2 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (63.64%) Scala
2 7 (63.64%) Hadoop
2 7 (63.64%) Apache Hive
2 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 7 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
2 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 7 (63.64%) HBase
2 7 (63.64%) Big Data
2 7 (63.64%) Kafka
2 7 (63.64%) Data Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
2 7 (63.64%) Public Cloud
2 7 (63.64%) Kotlin
2 7 (63.64%) Flink
2 7 (63.64%) Data Ingestion
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Go

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (63.64%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) AWS
1 11 (100.00%) Azure
1 11 (100.00%) GCP
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (36.36%) IaaS
3 4 (36.36%) PaaS
3 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Hive
1 7 (63.64%) Big Data
1 7 (63.64%) Flink
1 7 (63.64%) Hadoop
1 7 (63.64%) HBase
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Data Architect
3 4 (36.36%) AWS Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (63.64%) Public Cloud
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
1 7 (63.64%) Data Analytics
1 7 (63.64%) Data Architecture
1 7 (63.64%) Data Ingestion
1 7 (63.64%) Data Modelling
1 7 (63.64%) Domain-Driven Design
1 7 (63.64%) Microservices
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Co-Creation
2 6 (54.55%) Data Science
2 6 (54.55%) Data Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) DevSecOps
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Domain Models
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 7 (63.64%) Go
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Kotlin
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) Scala
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) HDFS
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) VMware NSX
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
2 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
2 4 (36.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 4 (36.36%) Alibaba
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
2 4 (36.36%) VMware