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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 42 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.59% 1.33% -
As % of the Systems Management category 19.05% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £515 £490 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.43%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
42 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.37% 7.32% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 16
Median daily rate £400 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £405 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

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 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) PaaS
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) SSL
2 9 (90.00%) Node.js
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) IaaS
2 9 (90.00%) Docker
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (80.00%) CoreOS
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) SOA
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (80.00%) Kanban
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) Kafka

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 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) IaaS
1 9 (90.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
1 9 (90.00%) HTTP
1 9 (90.00%) SSL
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) JSON
1 9 (90.00%) Node.js
1 9 (90.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (80.00%) CoreOS
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) Kanban
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Go
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Consul
1 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat