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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 55 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.09% 0.28% -
As % of the Systems Management category 41.30% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £433 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
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
46 15 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.07% 2.07% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 23
Average daily rate £450 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £167 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £30.90 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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 24 December 2014.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (100.00%) Puppet
2 38 (97.44%) Linux
3 36 (92.31%) DevOps
4 30 (76.92%) Red Hat
4 30 (76.92%) Ruby
5 29 (74.36%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (69.23%) CentOS
6 27 (69.23%) PHP
7 24 (61.54%) LAMP
7 24 (61.54%) Jenkins
8 23 (58.97%) VMware
9 22 (56.41%) Ubuntu
9 22 (56.41%) Bash Shell
10 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (53.85%) Firewall
10 21 (53.85%) Perl
10 21 (53.85%) Apache
11 20 (51.28%) XenServer
11 20 (51.28%) Salt
12 16 (41.03%) Hudson
12 16 (41.03%) LDAP
12 16 (41.03%) Java
12 16 (41.03%) Citrix
12 16 (41.03%) LAN
12 16 (41.03%) WAN
12 16 (41.03%) Samba
13 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
14 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
14 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (53.85%) Apache
2 9 (23.08%) nginx
3 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 5 (12.82%) MediaWiki
4 2 (5.13%) Drupal
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) LDAP
2 16 (41.03%) LAN
2 16 (41.03%) WAN
3 9 (23.08%) VPN
4 5 (12.82%) IPv6
4 5 (12.82%) IPsec
4 5 (12.82%) OSPF
4 5 (12.82%) BGP
4 5 (12.82%) EIGRP
4 5 (12.82%) Network Security
5 3 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) DNS
6 1 (2.56%) SMTP
6 1 (2.56%) HTTP
6 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.56%) SSH
6 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 16 (41.03%) Hudson
3 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 7 (17.95%) Subversion
5 5 (12.82%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.56%) RSpec
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (46.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Web Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) LAMP
2 9 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.13%) Spring
3 2 (5.13%) JSON
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Open Source
2 5 (12.82%) Wiki
3 3 (7.69%) DTV
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) CentOS
3 22 (56.41%) Ubuntu
4 11 (28.21%) Debian
5 6 (15.38%) UNIX
6 5 (12.82%) Windows
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.13%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (2.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) DevOps
2 29 (74.36%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 9 (23.08%) Build Automation
6 5 (12.82%) Database Theory
6 5 (12.82%) Relational Database Theory
6 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
8 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) ERP
8 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Ruby
2 27 (69.23%) PHP
3 22 (56.41%) Bash Shell
4 21 (53.85%) Perl
5 16 (41.03%) Java
6 9 (23.08%) Python
7 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
8 2 (5.13%) Golang
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) CCNA
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) XenServer
2 16 (41.03%) Samba
3 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.82%) Postfix
5 1 (2.56%) Varnish
5 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (100.00%) Puppet
2 20 (51.28%) Salt
3 6 (15.38%) Ansible
4 5 (12.82%) ZABBIX
5 4 (10.26%) Cacti
5 4 (10.26%) Nagios
6 1 (2.56%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 23 (58.97%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Percona
5 3 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
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