The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 47 22 70
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +48
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 67 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.52% 8.45% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.27% 58.26% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 56 2
Median daily rate £475 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Opscode Chef
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
74 115 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.44% 14.50% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 88 31
Median daily rate £438 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £60.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +352.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £60.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Cambridgeshire region.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -24 13 £475 +18.75% 6
Peterborough - 1 £550 -
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 27 (100.00%) Puppet
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 26 (96.30%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) Ansible
4 15 (55.56%) Python
5 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (48.15%) Ruby
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (37.04%) Web Services
8 10 (37.04%) Windows
9 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
10 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
11 6 (22.22%) Apache
11 6 (22.22%) Java
11 6 (22.22%) Perl
11 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (22.22%) Security Hardening
12 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
12 5 (18.52%) Vagrant
12 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
12 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
13 4 (14.81%) DNS
13 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
13 4 (14.81%) Nagios
13 4 (14.81%) MySQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) nginx
4 3 (11.11%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) Jetty
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) FTP
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) IPsec
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (18.52%) Vagrant
3 4 (14.81%) Hudson
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Maven
5 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (11.11%) LAMP
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (7.41%) Servlets
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (22.22%) Security Hardening
5 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Web Operations
8 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (3.70%) BDD
9 1 (3.70%) Data Management
9 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.70%) Open Source
9 1 (3.70%) Scrum
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.70%) TDD
9 1 (3.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 13 (48.15%) Ruby
3 6 (22.22%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (62.96%) Ansible
3 4 (14.81%) Nagios
3 4 (14.81%) Packer
4 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
4 2 (7.41%) logstash
4 2 (7.41%) Riemann
4 2 (7.41%) SCCM
4 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.70%) New Relic
4 1 (3.70%) Rackspace