The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.04% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 48.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £413
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 18 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.18% 2.93% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 28
Average daily rate £450 £265 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £163 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £343 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £23.20 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +18.97%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Bristol region.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 42 (100.00%) Puppet
2 41 (97.62%) DevOps
3 40 (95.24%) Linux
4 37 (88.10%) Red Hat
5 35 (83.33%) Ruby
6 34 (80.95%) CentOS
6 34 (80.95%) PHP
7 33 (78.57%) LAMP
8 30 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (61.90%) Ubuntu
10 25 (59.52%) VMware
10 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (59.52%) Perl
10 25 (59.52%) Apache
10 25 (59.52%) Bash Shell
11 24 (57.14%) XenServer
11 24 (57.14%) Salt
11 24 (57.14%) Firewall
12 19 (45.24%) Jenkins
13 17 (40.48%) Configuration Management
14 16 (38.10%) Debian
15 15 (35.71%) Samba
15 15 (35.71%) Citrix
15 15 (35.71%) LDAP
15 15 (35.71%) LAN
15 15 (35.71%) WAN
15 15 (35.71%) Hudson
16 14 (33.33%) Java
16 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (30.95%) MySQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (59.52%) Apache
2 13 (30.95%) nginx
3 4 (9.52%) Confluence
3 4 (9.52%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) Firewall
2 15 (35.71%) LDAP
2 15 (35.71%) LAN
2 15 (35.71%) WAN
3 13 (30.95%) VPN
4 4 (9.52%) IPv6
4 4 (9.52%) OSPF
4 4 (9.52%) BGP
4 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
4 4 (9.52%) IPsec
4 4 (9.52%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Jenkins
2 15 (35.71%) Hudson
3 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (9.52%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) RSpec
General
1 1 (2.38%) Electronics
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (57.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) LAMP
2 11 (26.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Wiki
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 34 (80.95%) CentOS
3 26 (61.90%) Ubuntu
4 16 (38.10%) Debian
5 10 (23.81%) UNIX
6 4 (9.52%) Windows
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Fedora
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) DevOps
2 30 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (40.48%) Configuration Management
5 13 (30.95%) Build Automation
6 10 (23.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) Workflow
9 2 (4.76%) Release Management
10 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Ruby
2 34 (80.95%) PHP
3 25 (59.52%) Perl
3 25 (59.52%) Bash Shell
4 14 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) CCNA
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) XenServer
2 15 (35.71%) Samba
3 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 42 (100.00%) Puppet
2 24 (57.14%) Salt
3 9 (21.43%) Cacti
3 9 (21.43%) Nagios
4 5 (11.90%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Red Hat
2 25 (59.52%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) Percona
5 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.38%) SAP