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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 39 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 19 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.08% 1.24% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.33% 15.52% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate £475 £288 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -39.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £288 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £288 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
75 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.18% 7.99% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 23
Average daily rate £463 £275 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -29.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £162 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 17 £475 +65.21% 8
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (100.00%) Puppet
1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (80.77%) Linux
3 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (50.00%) Ansible
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (42.31%) Python
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (34.62%) Ruby
8 8 (30.77%) Nagios
8 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
10 6 (23.08%) Vagrant
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 6 (23.08%) Subversion
10 6 (23.08%) Java
10 6 (23.08%) Apache
10 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (19.23%) Security Hardening
11 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (15.38%) Docker
12 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
12 4 (15.38%) Web Development
12 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
12 4 (15.38%) Front End Development

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Subversion
3 6 (23.08%) Vagrant
4 3 (11.54%) Hudson
5 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.54%) CentOS
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Security Hardening
7 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
7 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Web Operations
9 1 (3.85%) BDD
9 1 (3.85%) Data Management
9 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.85%) Open Source
9 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Puppet
2 13 (50.00%) Ansible
3 8 (30.77%) Nagios
4 3 (11.54%) Packer
5 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
5 2 (7.69%) logstash
5 2 (7.69%) Riemann
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM
5 2 (7.69%) SCOM
5 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.85%) Graphite
6 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.85%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.85%) New Relic
3 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
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