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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 47 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 2 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 2.68% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% 35.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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
26 62 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.90% 7.56% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 38
Median daily rate £375 £410 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +26.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £273 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.38 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 16 (88.89%) DevOps
3 13 (72.22%) Python
4 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (55.56%) Ruby
5 10 (55.56%) Ansible
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) Windows
8 7 (38.89%) Perl
9 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
9 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 5 (27.78%) Web Services
11 4 (22.22%) DNS
11 4 (22.22%) nginx
11 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
11 4 (22.22%) Hudson
11 4 (22.22%) Security Hardening
12 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
12 3 (16.67%) Packer
12 3 (16.67%) IaaS
12 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
12 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (16.67%) Web Operations

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 4 (22.22%) nginx
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) Jetty
3 2 (11.11%) Mongrel
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (16.67%) IaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) IPsec
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) AMQP
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Hudson
3 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.11%) Travis CI
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Maven
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) LAMP
2 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Security Hardening
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Web Operations
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Server Patching
7 1 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Ruby
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) Go
7 1 (5.56%) Java
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 10 (55.56%) Ansible
3 3 (16.67%) Packer
4 2 (11.11%) Cobbler
4 2 (11.11%) Nagios
4 2 (11.11%) PowerCLI
4 2 (11.11%) SCCM
4 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
5 1 (5.56%) Consul
5 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 1 (5.56%) logstash
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (5.56%) Riemann
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) VMware