The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CloudStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CloudStack over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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.

Apache CloudStack
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 - 439
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% - 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.057% - 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CloudStack is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3538 3979 4359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.04% 18.61% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2484 2873 2915
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 100
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -11.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £34.54 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

CloudStack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CloudStack as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CloudStack in London

CloudStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CloudStack in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CloudStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (33.33%) IaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (33.33%) Ansible
6 1 (16.67%) Docker
6 1 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (16.67%) Revenue Recognition

CloudStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Revenue Recognition
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware