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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 37.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
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
40 16 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.13% 2.54% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 28
Average daily rate £450 £265 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £166 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £30.90 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +106.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £23.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +5.45%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 40 (100.00%) Puppet
1 40 (100.00%) DevOps
2 37 (92.50%) Linux
3 34 (85.00%) Red Hat
4 32 (80.00%) Ruby
5 30 (75.00%) CentOS
5 30 (75.00%) PHP
6 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (72.50%) LAMP
7 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (60.00%) VMware
8 24 (60.00%) Ubuntu
9 23 (57.50%) Perl
9 23 (57.50%) Firewall
9 23 (57.50%) Bash Shell
10 22 (55.00%) XenServer
10 22 (55.00%) Salt
10 22 (55.00%) Apache
11 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
12 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
13 15 (37.50%) Java
14 14 (35.00%) LDAP
14 14 (35.00%) LAN
14 14 (35.00%) WAN
14 14 (35.00%) Citrix
14 14 (35.00%) Samba
14 14 (35.00%) Hudson
15 13 (32.50%) Debian
16 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (27.50%) Build Automation

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (55.00%) Apache
2 10 (25.00%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
3 3 (7.50%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) LDAP
2 14 (35.00%) LAN
2 14 (35.00%) WAN
3 11 (27.50%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (7.50%) Network Security
4 3 (7.50%) OSPF
4 3 (7.50%) BGP
4 3 (7.50%) IPsec
4 3 (7.50%) IPv6
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
2 14 (35.00%) Hudson
3 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 3 (7.50%) JIRA
6 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.50%) RSpec
7 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Electronics
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (55.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) LAMP
2 11 (27.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Open Source
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 30 (75.00%) CentOS
3 24 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 13 (32.50%) Debian
5 9 (22.50%) UNIX
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.50%) Windows
7 1 (2.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) DevOps
2 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
5 11 (27.50%) Build Automation
6 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
7 5 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Database Theory
8 3 (7.50%) Relational Database Theory
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.00%) Release Management
9 2 (5.00%) Workflow
10 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.50%) Kanban
10 1 (2.50%) ERP
10 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Ruby
2 30 (75.00%) PHP
3 23 (57.50%) Perl
3 23 (57.50%) Bash Shell
4 15 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (22.50%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (27.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) XenServer
2 14 (35.00%) Samba
3 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 40 (100.00%) Puppet
2 22 (55.00%) Salt
3 7 (17.50%) Nagios
3 7 (17.50%) Cacti
4 5 (12.50%) Ansible
5 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Red Hat
2 24 (60.00%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) Percona
5 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
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