Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 140 120
Rank change year-on-year -22 -20 +5
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.18% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 1.15% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Surrey median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -7.69%
10th Percentile £408 £500 £405
90th Percentile £464 £500 £626
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.71%
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 510 435 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.25% 15.56% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 323 264
Surrey median daily rate £481 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.24% +3.03%
10th Percentile £216 £263 £193
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Surrey median hourly rate £23.00 £47.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.58% +137.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £15.75 £14.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £44.75 £52.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

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 12 December 2018. 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
Guildford - 3 £425 -
OpenStack
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OpenStack 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) 5G
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 5G
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (20.00%) VMware