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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 51 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.59% 2.86% -
As % of the Systems Management category 31.58% 35.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Opscode Chef
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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
76 71 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.20% 8.11% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 17
Average daily rate £500 £400 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +185.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

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 3 September 2015.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 38 (90.48%) Puppet
2 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Ansible
3 27 (64.29%) DevOps
3 27 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (61.90%) Jenkins
4 26 (61.90%) Configuration Management
5 24 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 23 (54.76%) VMware
7 22 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (47.62%) Java
9 20 (47.62%) Web Services
10 19 (45.24%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (38.10%) Open Source
12 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 14 (33.33%) Scrum
12 14 (33.33%) MySQL
13 13 (30.95%) Python
14 12 (28.57%) SOA
14 12 (28.57%) SaltStack
15 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
15 11 (26.19%) Oracle
15 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
16 10 (23.81%) Windows
16 10 (23.81%) CentOS
16 10 (23.81%) nginx
16 10 (23.81%) Ruby
16 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
17 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (23.81%) nginx
2 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.29%) Apache
4 5 (11.90%) IIS
4 5 (11.90%) Confluence
5 4 (9.52%) IBM Notes
5 4 (9.52%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Route 53
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) DHCP
1 5 (11.90%) DNS
1 5 (11.90%) IPv6
1 5 (11.90%) OSPF
1 5 (11.90%) IPsec
1 5 (11.90%) SSH
1 5 (11.90%) OpenVPN
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) LAN
2 3 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (33.33%) MySQL
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.67%) DB2
4 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (16.67%) Big Data
5 5 (11.90%) MariaDB
6 4 (9.52%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.90%) RSpec
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (11.90%) GitLab
4 4 (9.52%) Hudson
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
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 18 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) REST
2 5 (11.90%) MCollective
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) HTML5
4 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 10 (23.81%) CentOS
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) SmartOS
5 5 (11.90%) CoreOS
5 5 (11.90%) Fedora
5 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
6 4 (9.52%) UNIX
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) DevOps
2 26 (61.90%) Configuration Management
3 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (38.10%) Open Source
5 14 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (28.57%) SOA
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (16.67%) ETL
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
11 2 (4.76%) ITIL
12 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Python
3 10 (23.81%) Ruby
3 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 9 (21.43%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 4 (9.52%) SQL
8 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) CCNA
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) vCloud
3 5 (11.90%) KVM
3 5 (11.90%) Docker
3 5 (11.90%) LXC
3 5 (11.90%) iptables
3 5 (11.90%) Btrfs
3 5 (11.90%) Snort
3 5 (11.90%) Squid
3 5 (11.90%) Varnish
4 3 (7.14%) Postfix
4 3 (7.14%) Samba
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (90.48%) Puppet
2 31 (73.81%) Ansible
3 6 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.90%) HAProxy
4 5 (11.90%) CFEngine
4 5 (11.90%) Nessus
4 5 (11.90%) systemd
4 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
5 3 (7.14%) Salt
5 3 (7.14%) Nagios
5 3 (7.14%) yum
6 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
6 2 (4.76%) logstash
7 1 (2.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) SaltStack
4 11 (26.19%) Oracle
5 7 (16.67%) Percona
6 5 (11.90%) NetApp
7 4 (9.52%) Lotus
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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