The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CloudStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CloudStack over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Apache CloudStack
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 145 -
Contract jobs citing CloudStack 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.035% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CloudStack 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 287 474 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.22% 16.80% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 332 361
Median daily rate £400 £434 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +28.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 13
Median hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +73.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.19 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.70 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

CloudStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CloudStack in Yorkshire

CloudStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CloudStack in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CloudStack 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CloudStack.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) KVM

CloudStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle