Period
to 22 November 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 November 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 379 505
Rank change year-on-year +105 +126 +40
Contract jobs citing OpenShift 309 270 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.88% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.64% 2.14% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 202 112
London median daily rate £600 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +12.75%
10th Percentile £428 £400 £426
90th Percentile £745 £700 £675
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 11,702 12,620 9,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.29% 27.22% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,366 9,348 6,827
London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 76 89
London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -11.63% -8.51%
10th Percentile £17.73 £12.50 £11.85
90th Percentile £78.75 £78.97 £68.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50% +5.26%

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 November 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 November 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 +50 29 £545 -0.91% 16
East London +46 22 £700 +7.69% 5
West London +26 14 £449 -0.22% 4
South London - 11 £438 -
North London - 1 - -
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 202 (65.37%) DevOps
2 194 (62.78%) Kubernetes
3 186 (60.19%) Docker
4 156 (50.49%) Java
5 155 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
6 152 (49.19%) AWS
7 135 (43.69%) Python
8 128 (41.42%) Finance
9 125 (40.45%) Ansible
10 105 (33.98%) Linux
11 101 (32.69%) Azure
12 99 (32.04%) Terraform
13 98 (31.72%) Jenkins
14 92 (29.77%) Microservices
15 69 (22.33%) Web Services
16 62 (20.06%) Front Office
17 59 (19.09%) Software Engineering
18 58 (18.77%) Serverless
19 55 (17.80%) Red Hat
19 55 (17.80%) AWS CloudFormation
20 54 (17.48%) Puppet
21 51 (16.50%) Amazon EC2
21 51 (16.50%) Artifactory
21 51 (16.50%) Asset Management
21 51 (16.50%) AWS Lambda
22 50 (16.18%) Amazon S3
22 50 (16.18%) Git (software)
23 48 (15.53%) AngularJS
23 48 (15.53%) Amazon RDS
23 48 (15.53%) Migration

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 26 (8.41%) Apache Spark
2 24 (7.77%) Confluence
3 15 (4.85%) Apache
4 9 (2.91%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (2.91%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.27%) JBoss
7 6 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.62%) IIS
8 5 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (1.62%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.29%) nginx
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Qpid
10 2 (0.65%) Ethereum
10 2 (0.65%) Hyperledger
10 2 (0.65%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.32%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.65%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.65%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 152 (49.19%) AWS
2 101 (32.69%) Azure
3 58 (18.77%) Serverless
4 55 (17.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 51 (16.50%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (16.50%) AWS Lambda
6 50 (16.18%) Amazon S3
7 47 (15.21%) Amazon SQS
8 43 (13.92%) PaaS
9 40 (12.94%) IaaS
10 39 (12.62%) Amazon ECS
11 30 (9.71%) GCP
12 11 (3.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (3.56%) SaaS
13 10 (3.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (3.24%) GitHub
14 7 (2.27%) AWS CodePipeline
14 7 (2.27%) npm
15 5 (1.62%) Azure Functions
16 4 (1.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.18%) HTTP
2 8 (2.59%) Firewall
3 7 (2.27%) FTP
4 5 (1.62%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.62%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.65%) AMQP
5 2 (0.65%) DHCP
5 2 (0.65%) DNS
5 2 (0.65%) LAN
5 2 (0.65%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.65%) VPN
5 2 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.53%) Amazon RDS
2 47 (15.21%) Amazon Redshift
3 23 (7.44%) MongoDB
4 22 (7.12%) Big Data
4 22 (7.12%) Hadoop
5 13 (4.21%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.88%) SQL Server
7 9 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.59%) Apache Ignite
8 8 (2.59%) Flink
9 5 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.97%) MySQL
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.65%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.65%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 98 (31.72%) Jenkins
2 51 (16.50%) Artifactory
3 50 (16.18%) Git (software)
4 35 (11.33%) Maven
5 31 (10.03%) JIRA
6 26 (8.41%) RStudio
7 20 (6.47%) GitLab
8 17 (5.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (5.18%) Subversion
10 15 (4.85%) JUnit
11 14 (4.53%) Bitbucket
12 10 (3.24%) Cucumber
12 10 (3.24%) IntelliJ
12 10 (3.24%) Travis CI
13 9 (2.91%) SonarQube
13 9 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (2.59%) Ant
14 8 (2.59%) Eclipse
15 7 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 128 (41.42%) Finance
2 62 (20.06%) Front Office
3 39 (12.62%) Banking
4 6 (1.94%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.29%) Legal
5 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 136 (44.01%) Developer
2 77 (24.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (18.45%) Java Developer
4 43 (13.92%) AWS Developer
5 42 (13.59%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.06%) Angular Developer
7 26 (8.41%) AWS Engineer
8 25 (8.09%) Architect
8 25 (8.09%) Lead Developer
9 17 (5.50%) React Developer
10 16 (5.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (4.85%) .NET Developer
11 15 (4.85%) Azure DevOps
11 15 (4.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 15 (4.85%) Azure Engineer
11 15 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
11 15 (4.85%) Python Engineer
12 14 (4.53%) Full Stack Developer
12 14 (4.53%) J2EE Developer
12 14 (4.53%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (22.33%) Web Services
2 48 (15.53%) AngularJS
3 43 (13.92%) Kafka
4 41 (13.27%) React
5 39 (12.62%) RESTful
6 31 (10.03%) .NET
7 29 (9.39%) J2EE
7 29 (9.39%) JSON
8 28 (9.06%) Spring
9 24 (7.77%) Node.js
10 22 (7.12%) Spring Boot
11 21 (6.80%) REST
12 18 (5.83%) .NET Core
12 18 (5.83%) HTML
13 17 (5.50%) HTML5
14 16 (5.18%) Drools
15 15 (4.85%) ADO
15 15 (4.85%) J2SE
15 15 (4.85%) Middleware
15 15 (4.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.30%) Fixed Income
2 32 (10.36%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.83%) Public Cloud
4 13 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.21%) User Experience
5 10 (3.24%) Derivative
6 9 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (2.59%) Cloud Native
7 8 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.94%) PKI
9 6 (1.94%) Replication
10 5 (1.62%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.97%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.65%) Clustering
12 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 105 (33.98%) Linux
2 38 (12.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (10.68%) Windows
4 19 (6.15%) Unix
5 10 (3.24%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.97%) Solaris
7 2 (0.65%) CentOS
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (65.37%) DevOps
2 155 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (29.77%) Microservices
4 59 (19.09%) Software Engineering
5 51 (16.50%) Asset Management
6 48 (15.53%) Migration
7 47 (15.21%) Scrum
8 43 (13.92%) Open Source
9 38 (12.30%) Decision-Making
10 37 (11.97%) Infrastructure as Code
11 31 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (10.03%) TDD
12 29 (9.39%) BDD
13 26 (8.41%) Test Automation
14 25 (8.09%) Configuration Management
15 22 (7.12%) Analytics
16 19 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (4.53%) Deployment Automation
18 14 (4.53%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 156 (50.49%) Java
2 135 (43.69%) Python
3 47 (15.21%) JavaScript
4 39 (12.62%) SQL
5 30 (9.71%) Bash Shell
5 30 (9.71%) C#
6 25 (8.09%) R
7 21 (6.80%) PowerShell
8 20 (6.47%) Java 8
9 18 (5.83%) Go
10 17 (5.50%) Ruby
11 12 (3.88%) ES6
11 12 (3.88%) Scala
12 8 (2.59%) ES7
13 6 (1.94%) C++
13 6 (1.94%) Perl
13 6 (1.94%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.62%) Clojure
15 3 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.80%) Degree
3 20 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.56%) AWS Certification
4 11 (3.56%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.59%) MCSA
5 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.97%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.65%) MBA
8 1 (0.32%) OCP
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 186 (60.19%) Docker
2 10 (3.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.65%) HDFS
5 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) etcd
6 1 (0.32%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.32%) LXC
6 1 (0.32%) NFS
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 194 (62.78%) Kubernetes
2 125 (40.45%) Ansible
3 99 (32.04%) Terraform
4 54 (17.48%) Puppet
5 40 (12.94%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (3.88%) Packer
7 7 (2.27%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (1.94%) Cobbler
9 5 (1.62%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (1.62%) collectd
9 5 (1.62%) Grafana
9 5 (1.62%) Kibana
9 5 (1.62%) logstash
9 5 (1.62%) Zipkin
10 4 (1.29%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (1.29%) Salt
11 3 (0.97%) Consul
11 3 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 55 (17.80%) Red Hat
2 31 (10.03%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.03%) Splunk
3 16 (5.18%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.53%) Oracle
5 11 (3.56%) MuleSoft
5 11 (3.56%) VMware
6 10 (3.24%) Google
7 8 (2.59%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.94%) New Relic
9 5 (1.62%) BMC
9 5 (1.62%) Dynatrace
9 5 (1.62%) HP
9 5 (1.62%) IBM
10 4 (1.29%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.97%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.97%) F5
11 3 (0.97%) Solace
12 2 (0.65%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.65%) Mashery