Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for GlusterFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GlusterFS over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 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 GlusterFS
UK
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 657 651 838
Rank change year-on-year -6 +187 +70
Contract jobs citing GlusterFS 17 6 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.074% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 10
10th Percentile £361 £475 £362
25th Percentile £381 £523 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £431 £700 £500
Median % change year-on-year -38.39% +40.00% +52.21%
75th Percentile £450 £825 £609
90th Percentile £579 £850 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £373
% change year-on-year -15.79% +27.52% +35.58%

GlusterFS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 8,057 8,071 14,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.39% 15.54% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,571 5,422 9,547
10th Percentile £230 £175 £180
25th Percentile £378 £325 £355
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £563 £575
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -0.59% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 428 623
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.26 £11.00
25th Percentile £13.85 £13.47 £12.88
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.30 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +18.51% +4.83% +4.04%
75th Percentile £48.75 £23.75 £26.83
90th Percentile £63.00 £50.53 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.60 £16.45 £15.19
% change year-on-year +6.99% +8.29% +1.27%

GlusterFS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GlusterFS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GlusterFS in the UK

GlusterFS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GlusterFS.

Daily rate trend for GlusterFS in the UK

GlusterFS
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GlusterFS over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for GlusterFS in the UK

GlusterFS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GlusterFS.

Hourly rate trend for GlusterFS in the UK

GlusterFS
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GlusterFS within the UK over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
England +14 14 £400 -42.86%
UK excluding London +60 10 £400 -15.79%
Work from Home - 6 £450 -
South East - 4 £380 -
South West +42 3 £438 -7.89%
London -27 3 £400 -46.67%
Midlands - 3 £1,286 -
West Midlands - 2 £1,286 -

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing GlusterFS 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 with a requirement for GlusterFS.

1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Ansible
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) CentOS
4 8 (47.06%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) Docker
5 7 (41.18%) AWS
5 7 (41.18%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) Gluster
6 6 (35.29%) Puppet
6 6 (35.29%) LXC
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) Unix
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) StorageTek
8 4 (23.53%) Veritas
8 4 (23.53%) EMC
8 4 (23.53%) Sun
8 4 (23.53%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) Perl
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Solaris
8 4 (23.53%) AWK
8 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
8 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity

GlusterFS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Confluence
3 3 (17.65%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) AWS
2 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
3 3 (17.65%) GitHub
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.88%) Route 53
4 1 (5.88%) Serverless
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
1 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
2 3 (17.65%) FishEye
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) ScriptRunner
4 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Solaris Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) LAMP
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) SAML
4 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (47.06%) CentOS
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Solaris
6 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.88%) AIX
7 1 (5.88%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Benchmarking
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (23.53%) Storage Management
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Microservices
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) AWK
2 4 (23.53%) Bourne shell
2 4 (23.53%) Korn
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) RHCE
1 2 (11.76%) RHCSA
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Docker
2 6 (35.29%) Gluster
2 6 (35.29%) LXC
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (17.65%) NFS
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Ansible
2 6 (35.29%) Puppet
3 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
3 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (23.53%) Terraform
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (17.65%) Grafana
4 3 (17.65%) Prometheus
4 3 (17.65%) yum
5 2 (11.76%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Brocade
4 4 (23.53%) Centrify
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) StorageTek
4 4 (23.53%) Sun
4 4 (23.53%) Veritas
5 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) New Relic
7 1 (5.88%) Splunk