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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 56 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 18 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.07% 0.64% -
As % of the Systems Management category 36.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
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
50 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.74% 1.91% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 13
Average daily rate £450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.41% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.90 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +194.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%

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 27 January 2015.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 37 (97.37%) Linux
1 37 (97.37%) Puppet
2 34 (89.47%) DevOps
3 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
3 27 (71.05%) Ruby
3 27 (71.05%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (63.16%) PHP
4 24 (63.16%) Red Hat
5 22 (57.89%) CentOS
6 20 (52.63%) Bash Shell
6 20 (52.63%) VMware
7 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (50.00%) Apache
8 18 (47.37%) LAMP
9 17 (44.74%) Firewall
9 17 (44.74%) Perl
10 16 (42.11%) LAN
10 16 (42.11%) WAN
10 16 (42.11%) Citrix
10 16 (42.11%) Hudson
10 16 (42.11%) Salt
10 16 (42.11%) XenServer
10 16 (42.11%) Ubuntu
11 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
11 15 (39.47%) Samba
11 15 (39.47%) LDAP
12 13 (34.21%) Java
12 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (31.58%) CCNA
13 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (50.00%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) nginx
3 4 (10.53%) Confluence
3 4 (10.53%) MediaWiki
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) Drupal
5 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (21.05%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 15 (39.47%) LDAP
4 4 (10.53%) IPsec
4 4 (10.53%) OSPF
4 4 (10.53%) BGP
4 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
4 4 (10.53%) IPv6
4 4 (10.53%) Internet
4 4 (10.53%) VPN
4 4 (10.53%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) SMTP
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
2 16 (42.11%) Hudson
3 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
4 5 (13.16%) Subversion
5 4 (10.53%) JIRA
6 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.63%) RSpec
General
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Web Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Web Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) LAMP
2 9 (23.68%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.89%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Memcached
4 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Open Source
2 4 (10.53%) DTV
2 4 (10.53%) Wiki
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) CentOS
3 16 (42.11%) Ubuntu
4 7 (18.42%) UNIX
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Windows
5 5 (13.16%) Debian
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Fedora
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) DevOps
2 27 (71.05%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Build Automation
6 4 (10.53%) Database Theory
6 4 (10.53%) Relational Database Theory
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Ruby
2 24 (63.16%) PHP
3 20 (52.63%) Bash Shell
4 17 (44.74%) Perl
5 13 (34.21%) Java
6 10 (26.32%) Python
7 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 3 (7.89%) Golang
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.63%) Groovy
9 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) CCNA
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) XenServer
2 15 (39.47%) Samba
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.53%) Postfix
5 1 (2.63%) Varnish
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (97.37%) Puppet
2 16 (42.11%) Salt
3 8 (21.05%) Ansible
4 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.89%) Cacti
5 3 (7.89%) Nagios
6 1 (2.63%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Red Hat
2 20 (52.63%) VMware
3 16 (42.11%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 3 (7.89%) Percona
6 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
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