Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 257 486 450
Rank change year-on-year +229 -36 +112
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 383 142 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.97% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.02% 1.22% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 108 110
London median daily rate £600 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +6.98%
10th Percentile £475 £413 £431
90th Percentile £725 £666 £675
England median daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £72.50 £65.00
% change year-on-year - +11.54% +18.18%

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 12,667 11,637 7,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 32.19% 25.61% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,093 8,522 5,479
London median daily rate £525 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 82 64
London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £21.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.99% -3.51%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £70.00 £89.75 £58.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.42% -6.17% +3.26%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenShift in London

OpenShift
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in London over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 August 2019. 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 +63 57 £540 -6.09% 7
East London - 16 £700 - 2
West London +26 8 £600 +37.14% 3
South London +36 7 £575 -4.17%
North London - 2 - -
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 London region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 276 (72.06%) DevOps
2 272 (71.02%) Kubernetes
3 255 (66.58%) Docker
4 228 (59.53%) AWS
5 220 (57.44%) Finance
6 216 (56.40%) Java
7 206 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
8 158 (41.25%) Ansible
9 147 (38.38%) Python
10 145 (37.86%) Terraform
11 135 (35.25%) Web Services
12 125 (32.64%) Asset Management
13 118 (30.81%) Jenkins
13 118 (30.81%) Serverless
14 117 (30.55%) Artifactory
15 116 (30.29%) AWS Lambda
16 115 (30.03%) Software Engineering
16 115 (30.03%) Amazon EC2
16 115 (30.03%) Amazon S3
17 114 (29.77%) Amazon RDS
18 112 (29.24%) Amazon Redshift
18 112 (29.24%) Amazon SQS
19 111 (28.98%) Linux
20 104 (27.15%) JavaScript
21 101 (26.37%) AngularJS
22 97 (25.33%) J2EE
22 97 (25.33%) Azure
23 90 (23.50%) Front Office
24 86 (22.45%) Microservices
25 82 (21.41%) React

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 34 (8.88%) Confluence
2 15 (3.92%) OpenStack
3 12 (3.13%) nginx
4 11 (2.87%) Apache
5 10 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.35%) JBoss
6 9 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (2.09%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.57%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.04%) IIS
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.78%) Anypoint
11 3 (0.78%) Mule
12 2 (0.52%) Apache Qpid
12 2 (0.52%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.26%) Jetty
13 1 (0.26%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.26%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 228 (59.53%) AWS
2 118 (30.81%) Serverless
3 116 (30.29%) AWS Lambda
4 115 (30.03%) Amazon EC2
4 115 (30.03%) Amazon S3
5 112 (29.24%) Amazon SQS
6 97 (25.33%) Azure
7 71 (18.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 67 (17.49%) Amazon ECS
9 53 (13.84%) PaaS
10 47 (12.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 46 (12.01%) IaaS
12 22 (5.74%) GCP
13 18 (4.70%) SaaS
14 14 (3.66%) Apigee
15 8 (2.09%) npm
16 6 (1.57%) GitHub
17 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
17 4 (1.04%) Yarn
18 3 (0.78%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.92%) HTTP
2 11 (2.87%) FTP
3 8 (2.09%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.31%) Firewall
5 4 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.78%) DNS
7 2 (0.52%) AMQP
7 2 (0.52%) LAN
7 2 (0.52%) SAN
7 2 (0.52%) SSL
7 2 (0.52%) WAN
8 1 (0.26%) Network Security
8 1 (0.26%) SMTP
8 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (29.77%) Amazon RDS
2 112 (29.24%) Amazon Redshift
3 15 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.13%) Big Data
5 11 (2.87%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.83%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.83%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.57%) MySQL
8 6 (1.57%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Ignite
11 2 (0.52%) Flink
11 2 (0.52%) FoundationDB
11 2 (0.52%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 118 (30.81%) Jenkins
2 117 (30.55%) Artifactory
3 78 (20.37%) Git (software)
4 65 (16.97%) RStudio
5 54 (14.10%) GitLab
6 41 (10.70%) JIRA
7 39 (10.18%) Maven
8 33 (8.62%) Bitbucket
9 29 (7.57%) Travis CI
10 18 (4.70%) JUnit
11 17 (4.44%) Subversion
12 15 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (3.66%) Ant
14 13 (3.39%) Cucumber
15 11 (2.87%) Eclipse
16 9 (2.35%) IntelliJ
17 7 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
17 7 (1.83%) Vagrant
17 7 (1.83%) Visual Studio
18 6 (1.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 220 (57.44%) Finance
2 90 (23.50%) Front Office
3 58 (15.14%) Banking
4 6 (1.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.04%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 209 (54.57%) Developer
2 101 (26.37%) AWS Developer
3 66 (17.23%) Angular Developer
4 64 (16.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 64 (16.71%) Java Developer
5 53 (13.84%) Senior Developer
6 46 (12.01%) JavaScript Developer
6 46 (12.01%) UI Developer
7 43 (11.23%) Lead Developer
8 40 (10.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 38 (9.92%) JavaScript Engineer
9 38 (9.92%) UI Engineer
10 31 (8.09%) Architect
10 31 (8.09%) AWS Engineer
11 30 (7.83%) Full Stack Developer
12 26 (6.79%) React Developer
13 24 (6.27%) Cloud Engineer
13 24 (6.27%) Java Software Developer
14 23 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (5.74%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (35.25%) Web Services
2 101 (26.37%) AngularJS
3 97 (25.33%) J2EE
4 82 (21.41%) React
5 63 (16.45%) Node.js
6 51 (13.32%) Vue.js
7 49 (12.79%) .NET
8 41 (10.70%) Spring
9 36 (9.40%) Kafka
10 32 (8.36%) J2SE
11 31 (8.09%) REST
12 29 (7.57%) RESTful
12 29 (7.57%) Spring Boot
13 27 (7.05%) SOAP
14 22 (5.74%) JSON
15 20 (5.22%) HTML
16 19 (4.96%) HTML5
17 15 (3.92%) JMS
18 14 (3.66%) Hibernate
18 14 (3.66%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.97%) Fixed Income
2 21 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.66%) User Experience
4 13 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.61%) Cloud Native
6 10 (2.61%) Derivative
6 10 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.09%) PKI
9 7 (1.83%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.52%) Clustering
12 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.52%) Equities
12 2 (0.52%) Equity Risk
12 2 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (28.98%) Linux
2 49 (12.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (8.62%) Windows
4 8 (2.09%) Unix
5 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.52%) CentOS
6 2 (0.52%) Solaris
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Android
7 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (72.06%) DevOps
2 206 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (32.64%) Asset Management
4 115 (30.03%) Software Engineering
5 86 (22.45%) Microservices
6 82 (21.41%) Open Source
7 67 (17.49%) Decision-Making
8 65 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (14.88%) Deployment Automation
10 56 (14.62%) Scrum
11 49 (12.79%) Release Management
12 40 (10.44%) Front End Development
12 40 (10.44%) Migration
13 28 (7.31%) BDD
14 25 (6.53%) TDD
15 23 (6.01%) Continuous Delivery
16 21 (5.48%) Test Automation
16 21 (5.48%) Use Case
17 20 (5.22%) Epics
17 20 (5.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 216 (56.40%) Java
2 147 (38.38%) Python
3 104 (27.15%) JavaScript
4 44 (11.49%) SQL
5 26 (6.79%) Java 8
6 25 (6.53%) Bash Shell
7 24 (6.27%) C#
8 20 (5.22%) Ruby
9 17 (4.44%) Go
10 16 (4.18%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.92%) ES6
12 11 (2.87%) ES7
12 11 (2.87%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.83%) Perl
14 6 (1.57%) Groovy
15 5 (1.31%) R
15 5 (1.31%) Scala
16 4 (1.04%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.04%) VBA
17 3 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (5.74%) AWS Certification
2 19 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.87%) Degree
4 10 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.52%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.52%) RHCE
7 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) OCP
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.04%) SLA
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.78%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 255 (66.58%) Docker
2 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.04%) LXC
3 4 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.52%) HDFS
5 2 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) Gluster
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 272 (71.02%) Kubernetes
2 158 (41.25%) Ansible
3 145 (37.86%) Terraform
4 32 (8.36%) Puppet
5 23 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.83%) Packer
7 6 (1.57%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (1.04%) Consul
8 4 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (1.04%) Salt
8 4 (1.04%) vRealize
9 3 (0.78%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 3 (0.78%) Grafana
9 3 (0.78%) Kibana
10 2 (0.52%) Control-M
10 2 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 60 (15.67%) Red Hat
2 23 (6.01%) VMware
3 21 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.70%) Splunk
5 15 (3.92%) Oracle
6 14 (3.66%) MuleSoft
7 13 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (3.13%) Google
9 10 (2.61%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.04%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.04%) IBM
11 3 (0.78%) Cisco
11 3 (0.78%) Mashery
11 3 (0.78%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.52%) F5
12 2 (0.52%) Juniper
12 2 (0.52%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.52%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.52%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.52%) Workday