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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
South East / Surrey
Rank 87 81 93
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 4 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.35% 1.55% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 8.00% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 1
Median daily rate £425 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £329
% change year-on-year - +29.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenStack 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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 202 250 236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 17.43% 19.32% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 187 143
Median daily rate £425 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +11.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +143.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Surrey

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenStack in Surrey

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 4 £425 - 1
OpenStack
South East

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (50.00%) logstash
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Kibana
3 4 (50.00%) Rsyslog
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (50.00%) Confluence
1 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Polyglot Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Kibana
1 4 (50.00%) logstash
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 35000-45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 12 days ago