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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 69 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 5 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.59% 2.32% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.62% 40.00% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 6
Average daily rate £363 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Opscode Chef
South West

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
52 50 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.09% 5.80% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 12
Average daily rate £363 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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 5 February 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 11 (52.38%) yum
4 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
4 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
4 11 (52.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) Puppet
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (28.57%) Ansible
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) Ruby
9 5 (23.81%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (19.05%) SOA
10 4 (19.05%) MySQL
10 4 (19.05%) SaltStack
10 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
10 4 (19.05%) vCloud

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (19.05%) nginx
2 3 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) IPsec
1 3 (14.29%) IPv6
1 3 (14.29%) OpenVPN
1 3 (14.29%) OSPF
1 3 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 11 (52.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (14.29%) GitLab
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) RSpec
5 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
5 1 (4.76%) JSUnit
5 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 9 (42.86%) Angular Developer
2 9 (42.86%) HTML CSS Developer
2 9 (42.86%) HTML Developer
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Head of Development
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (14.29%) MCollective
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) ELK Stack
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) CoreOS
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (14.29%) SmartOS
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) High Availability
9 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.76%) ETL
9 1 (4.76%) ITIL
9 1 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) vCloud
2 3 (14.29%) Btrfs
2 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) iptables
2 3 (14.29%) KVM
2 3 (14.29%) LXC
2 3 (14.29%) Snort
2 3 (14.29%) Squid
2 3 (14.29%) Varnish
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) yum
2 10 (47.62%) Puppet
3 6 (28.57%) Ansible
4 3 (14.29%) CFEngine
4 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
4 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 3 (14.29%) Nessus
4 3 (14.29%) systemd
5 1 (4.76%) logstash
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) SaltStack
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Percona
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Reed Technology
Rate: £260 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago