Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 27 January 2020 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 196 168
Rank change year-on-year +58 -28 +2
Contract jobs citing OpenStack 18 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.10% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.14% 0.69% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -20.45% -
10th Percentile £472 £418 £305
90th Percentile £595 £448 £613
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +7.78% +8.43% +45.61%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 435 725 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.95% 15.07% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 458 462
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £239
90th Percentile £578 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 29
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.70% - -30.23%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.03 £10.50
90th Percentile £27.35 £24.30 £23.20
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.41% -3.30%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenStack in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenStack in Yorkshire

OpenStack
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +41 16 £540 +23.43% 6
South Yorkshire - 1 £588 -
OpenStack
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 15 (83.33%) Azure
1 15 (83.33%) AWS
1 15 (83.33%) GCP
2 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
3 9 (50.00%) Go
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (44.44%) Scala
4 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 8 (44.44%) Apache Hive
4 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 8 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 8 (44.44%) Tableau
4 8 (44.44%) HBase
4 8 (44.44%) Big Data
4 8 (44.44%) Kafka
4 8 (44.44%) Data Analytics
4 8 (44.44%) IaaS
4 8 (44.44%) Analytics
4 8 (44.44%) Data Architecture
4 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 8 (44.44%) Perl
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Amazon Kinesis
4 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills

OpenStack
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 8 (44.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) AWS
1 15 (83.33%) Azure
1 15 (83.33%) GCP
2 8 (44.44%) Amazon Kinesis
2 8 (44.44%) IaaS
3 7 (38.89%) PaaS
3 7 (38.89%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) IPv6
2 1 (5.56%) Junos
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) RSVP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (44.44%) Apache Hive
1 8 (44.44%) Big Data
1 8 (44.44%) Flink
1 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 8 (44.44%) HBase
1 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (38.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) AWS Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Big Data Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Data Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Security Architect
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) Jinja
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (44.44%) Public Cloud
2 7 (38.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (38.89%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Data Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Data Architecture
2 8 (44.44%) Data Ingestion
2 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 8 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
2 8 (44.44%) Microservices
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) Co-Creation
3 7 (38.89%) Data Science
3 7 (38.89%) Data Strategy
3 7 (38.89%) DevSecOps
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (38.89%) Security Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Security Testing
4 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) Network Design
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (50.00%) Go
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Kotlin
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
2 8 (44.44%) Scala
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) JNCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) HDFS
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) VMware NSX
2 7 (38.89%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 8 (44.44%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (38.89%) vCenter Server
3 7 (38.89%) vRealize
4 2 (11.11%) Ansible
5 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
1 8 (44.44%) Tableau
2 7 (38.89%) Alibaba
2 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Coverity