Period
to 20 October 2017

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 6 months to 20 October 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.

OpenStack
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 124 121
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 15 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 0.47% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.25% 2.34% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 5
Surrey median daily rate £500 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £488
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 461 471 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.16% 20.22% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 328 369
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £187 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -0.06% +6.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.00% -27.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £15.88
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.50 £40.15
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £21.16 £19.34
% change year-on-year -8.69% +9.38% +18.72%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

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 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
Leatherhead +6 3 £550 +10.00%
Staines +8 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (100.00%) Ansible
2 14 (93.33%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (86.67%) MySQL
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (66.67%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 9 (60.00%) OO
5 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (46.67%) Python
7 6 (40.00%) NUnit
7 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (40.00%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) MSTest
7 6 (40.00%) DevOps
8 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (26.67%) JIRA
9 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
9 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
9 4 (26.67%) CentOS
9 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (26.67%) Git (software)

OpenStack
Co-occurring 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 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (26.67%) Confluence
4 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (26.67%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (26.67%) Serverless
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.67%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MSTest
1 6 (40.00%) NUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Gradle
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
7 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) Sensu
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) CentOS
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) Application Performance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (20.00%) Task Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Ansible
2 14 (93.33%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) Consul
3 4 (26.67%) Pingdom
3 4 (26.67%) Terraform
4 1 (6.67%) Fluentd
4 1 (6.67%) Graphite
4 1 (6.67%) logstash
4 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
4 1 (6.67%) Salt
4 1 (6.67%) StatsD
4 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) AppDynamics
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (26.67%) PagerDuty
3 1 (6.67%) Rackspace