Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 1 October 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.

Red Hat OpenShift
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 261 451
Rank change year-on-year +66 +190 +24
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 176 383 190
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.30% 1.00% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.75% 3.08% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 215 147
Median daily rate £550 £618 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +12.27% -4.35%
10th Percentile £475 £461 £406
90th Percentile £668 £725 £700
England median daily rate £550 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £72.50

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,694 12,453 11,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.73% 32.53% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,302 8,888 8,775
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £478
% change year-on-year - +4.71% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 112 80
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -3.37% +3.49%
10th Percentile £21.05 £17.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £49.35 £66.83 £78.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +55.56% +20.00% -6.25%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing OpenShift as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenShift in London.

Daily rate trend for OpenShift in London

OpenShift
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenShift in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for OpenShift in London

OpenShift
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OpenShift in London.

Hourly rate trend for OpenShift in London

OpenShift
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the London region over the 6 months to 1 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +99 14 £538 -6.52% 9
West London +54 3 £538 - 1
South London +44 1 £500 -13.04%
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 147 (83.52%) Kubernetes
2 124 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (61.93%) Java
4 108 (61.36%) Docker
5 107 (60.80%) Python
6 98 (55.68%) DevOps
7 96 (54.55%) Finance
8 92 (52.27%) AWS
9 81 (46.02%) Web Services
10 72 (40.91%) Fixed Income
10 72 (40.91%) Asset Management
10 72 (40.91%) Terraform
11 70 (39.77%) Front Office
12 68 (38.64%) Artifactory
13 65 (36.93%) Software Engineering
14 64 (36.36%) Jenkins
15 62 (35.23%) Decision-Making
15 62 (35.23%) Equities
15 62 (35.23%) Linux
16 61 (34.66%) Derivative
17 58 (32.95%) AWS CloudFormation
18 56 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
18 56 (31.82%) Amazon S3
19 55 (31.25%) Serverless
20 54 (30.68%) Deployment Automation
20 54 (30.68%) Amazon ECS
21 52 (29.55%) Amazon Redshift
21 52 (29.55%) Amazon RDS
21 52 (29.55%) AWS Lambda
21 52 (29.55%) Amazon SQS

OpenShift
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 20 (11.36%) Confluence
2 9 (5.11%) Jupyter
2 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.98%) JBoss
3 7 (3.98%) Mule
3 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Fuse
4 6 (3.41%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.14%) nginx
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.57%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.57%) Apache
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 92 (52.27%) AWS
2 58 (32.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 56 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
3 56 (31.82%) Amazon S3
4 55 (31.25%) Serverless
5 54 (30.68%) Amazon ECS
6 52 (29.55%) Amazon SQS
6 52 (29.55%) AWS Lambda
7 26 (14.77%) Azure
8 14 (7.95%) Apigee
9 13 (7.39%) GCP
10 5 (2.84%) PaaS
11 4 (2.27%) IaaS
12 3 (1.70%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.70%) Route 53
13 2 (1.14%) Datadog
13 2 (1.14%) GitHub
13 2 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (1.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.52%) DNS
2 13 (7.39%) DHCP
3 12 (6.82%) HTTP
4 6 (3.41%) Anycast
4 6 (3.41%) BGP
4 6 (3.41%) VRRP
5 5 (2.84%) Firewall
5 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.27%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.27%) IPsec
7 3 (1.70%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.14%) Internet
8 2 (1.14%) Intranet
8 2 (1.14%) VPN
9 1 (0.57%) LAN
9 1 (0.57%) SAN
9 1 (0.57%) SNMP
9 1 (0.57%) SSL
9 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.55%) Amazon RDS
1 52 (29.55%) Amazon Redshift
2 18 (10.23%) MongoDB
2 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 17 (9.66%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.39%) MySQL
5 7 (3.98%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.84%) Hazelcast
7 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 68 (38.64%) Artifactory
2 64 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 38 (21.59%) RStudio
4 24 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 22 (12.50%) JIRA
6 17 (9.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (9.66%) JUnit
7 14 (7.95%) Cucumber
8 11 (6.25%) Bitbucket
9 10 (5.68%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (5.11%) FishEye
10 9 (5.11%) Maven
11 7 (3.98%) Hudson
11 7 (3.98%) jMock
11 7 (3.98%) Mocha
11 7 (3.98%) Subversion
12 6 (3.41%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.70%) Gradle
13 3 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 96 (54.55%) Finance
2 70 (39.77%) Front Office
3 20 (11.36%) Banking
4 11 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Back Office
5 3 (1.70%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.14%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (28.41%) Developer
2 43 (24.43%) Java Developer
3 38 (21.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (19.32%) Python Engineer
5 30 (17.05%) AWS DevOps
5 30 (17.05%) AWS Engineer
5 30 (17.05%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 29 (16.48%) Java Software Developer
7 25 (14.20%) AWS Developer
8 24 (13.64%) Java Engineer
9 23 (13.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 23 (13.07%) Lead Developer
10 22 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
10 22 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
11 21 (11.93%) Python Developer
12 18 (10.23%) Cloud Engineer
13 16 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
13 16 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
14 15 (8.52%) Lead DevOps Engineer
15 14 (7.95%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (46.02%) Web Services
2 44 (25.00%) J2EE
2 44 (25.00%) J2SE
3 23 (13.07%) .NET
4 20 (11.36%) Middleware
5 17 (9.66%) Oracle Fusion
6 15 (8.52%) Spring
7 11 (6.25%) React
8 10 (5.68%) AngularJS
8 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.68%) Node.js
9 9 (5.11%) Java EE
9 9 (5.11%) XML
10 8 (4.55%) REST
11 7 (3.98%) JAXB
11 7 (3.98%) JMS
11 7 (3.98%) JTA
11 7 (3.98%) JTS
11 7 (3.98%) Spring Integration
11 7 (3.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (40.91%) Fixed Income
2 62 (35.23%) Equities
3 61 (34.66%) Derivative
4 18 (10.23%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (6.25%) Hedge funds
6 10 (5.68%) Private Cloud
6 10 (5.68%) Public Cloud
7 9 (5.11%) Blog
7 9 (5.11%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (2.84%) iPad
9 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.27%) User Experience
10 3 (1.70%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.14%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.23%) Linux
2 16 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (9.09%) Windows
3 15 (8.52%) Unix
4 13 (7.39%) CentOS
5 4 (2.27%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.57%) Debian
6 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (55.68%) DevOps
3 72 (40.91%) Asset Management
4 65 (36.93%) Software Engineering
5 62 (35.23%) Decision-Making
6 54 (30.68%) Deployment Automation
7 33 (18.75%) Infrastructure Automation
7 33 (18.75%) Microservices
8 19 (10.80%) Open Source
9 16 (9.09%) TDD
10 15 (8.52%) Infrastructure as Code
11 14 (7.95%) Analytics
11 14 (7.95%) Data Analytics
11 14 (7.95%) Scrum
12 13 (7.39%) Test Automation
13 12 (6.82%) BDD
14 11 (6.25%) OO
15 10 (5.68%) Machine Learning
15 10 (5.68%) Migration
16 9 (5.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (61.93%) Java
2 107 (60.80%) Python
3 48 (27.27%) R
4 30 (17.05%) SQL
5 18 (10.23%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.52%) C#
7 12 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.25%) C++
8 11 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.11%) Perl
10 8 (4.55%) Groovy
11 6 (3.41%) Java 8
12 4 (2.27%) Go
12 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.70%) VB
13 3 (1.70%) VBA
14 2 (1.14%) PHP
14 2 (1.14%) Ruby
15 1 (0.57%) C
15 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.84%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Degree
4 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.57%) NCDA
4 1 (0.57%) RHCE
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) QA
2 3 (1.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 108 (61.36%) Docker
2 5 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.70%) Gluster
3 3 (1.70%) oVirt
4 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.57%) NFS
5 1 (0.57%) PowerDNS
5 1 (0.57%) vCloud
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 147 (83.52%) Kubernetes
2 72 (40.91%) Terraform
3 38 (21.59%) Ansible
4 12 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.25%) Puppet
6 10 (5.68%) Packer
7 8 (4.55%) Consul
8 7 (3.98%) Salt
9 5 (2.84%) Prometheus
10 4 (2.27%) Grafana
11 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
12 2 (1.14%) Nagios
13 1 (0.57%) Kibana
13 1 (0.57%) logstash
13 1 (0.57%) SELinux
13 1 (0.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (11.36%) Oracle
2 17 (9.66%) Atlassian
2 17 (9.66%) Red Hat
3 15 (8.52%) MuleSoft
4 12 (6.82%) Infoblox
5 9 (5.11%) Sybase
6 7 (3.98%) Murex
7 6 (3.41%) Splunk
8 5 (2.84%) VMware
9 4 (2.27%) ArcSight
9 4 (2.27%) CyberArk
9 4 (2.27%) McAfee
9 4 (2.27%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.27%) Qualys
10 3 (1.70%) IBM
10 3 (1.70%) Symantec
11 2 (1.14%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.57%) Apple
12 1 (0.57%) HP
12 1 (0.57%) NetApp