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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 48 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 16 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.86% 1.67% -
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 32.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +45.45%
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
64 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.43% 5.14% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 21
Average daily rate £375 £406 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

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 29 May 2015.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (91.89%) Linux
2 33 (89.19%) Puppet
3 31 (83.78%) DevOps
4 29 (78.38%) Jenkins
5 22 (59.46%) Configuration Management
6 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (56.76%) Ansible
7 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (48.65%) VMware
8 18 (48.65%) Java
9 17 (45.95%) PHP
9 17 (45.95%) Red Hat
9 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
9 17 (45.95%) Ruby
10 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
11 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (35.14%) CentOS
12 13 (35.14%) Perl
12 13 (35.14%) Python
13 12 (32.43%) Windows
13 12 (32.43%) Web Services
13 12 (32.43%) Hudson
14 11 (29.73%) LAN
14 11 (29.73%) WAN
14 11 (29.73%) Scrum
14 11 (29.73%) Firewall
14 11 (29.73%) Salt
15 9 (24.32%) Open Source
15 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (21.62%) Apache
2 7 (18.92%) nginx
3 4 (10.81%) Confluence
3 4 (10.81%) MediaWiki
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) Drupal
5 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Route 53
4 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) LAN
1 11 (29.73%) WAN
1 11 (29.73%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) LDAP
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
2 4 (10.81%) IPv6
2 4 (10.81%) IPsec
2 4 (10.81%) OSPF
2 4 (10.81%) BGP
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.70%) SSH
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (78.38%) Jenkins
2 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
3 12 (32.43%) Hudson
4 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
5 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 4 (10.81%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Web Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
3 4 (10.81%) LAMP
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 3 (8.11%) Spring
4 3 (8.11%) JSON
4 3 (8.11%) REST
4 3 (8.11%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.70%) CSS3
6 1 (2.70%) Memcached
6 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.81%) DTV
3 4 (10.81%) Wiki
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (35.14%) CentOS
4 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 8 (21.62%) Ubuntu
5 8 (21.62%) UNIX
6 7 (18.92%) Debian
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (8.11%) Fedora
10 2 (5.41%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) DevOps
2 22 (59.46%) Configuration Management
3 21 (56.76%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 9 (24.32%) Open Source
7 4 (10.81%) Database Theory
7 4 (10.81%) Relational Database Theory
7 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (10.81%) Build Automation
7 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.41%) ERP
9 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
2 17 (45.95%) Ruby
3 13 (35.14%) Perl
3 13 (35.14%) Python
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Go
6 2 (5.41%) Groovy
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (18.92%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) XenServer
3 7 (18.92%) Samba
3 7 (18.92%) Postfix
4 4 (10.81%) iptables
4 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) Varnish
5 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (89.19%) Puppet
2 21 (56.76%) Ansible
3 11 (29.73%) Salt
4 4 (10.81%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.41%) yum
6 1 (2.70%) Zenoss
6 1 (2.70%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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