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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South West / Bristol
Rank 69 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 3 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.56% 2.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.25% 5.62% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 20
Median daily rate £488 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -19.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
48 89 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.67% 10.01% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 70 45
Median daily rate £313 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Blog
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) CQRS
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) Ember.js

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (50.00%) GitHub
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
1 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blog
1 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) CQRS
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack