The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 72 141 159
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +18
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 106 75 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.12% 1.27% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.11% 15.76% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 73 34
Median daily rate £538 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £365 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £610
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
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
391 476 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.50% 8.04% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 361 388
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.07 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+35.24% +9.46%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 142 (78.89%) DevOps
2 130 (72.22%) Puppet
3 117 (65.00%) Linux
4 94 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (50.56%) Python
6 84 (46.67%) Ansible
7 81 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
8 77 (42.78%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (37.78%) Jenkins
10 58 (32.22%) Ruby
11 55 (30.56%) Java
12 47 (26.11%) Configuration Management
13 46 (25.56%) Finance
14 42 (23.33%) Docker
15 39 (21.67%) Perl
16 35 (19.44%) Banking
17 33 (18.33%) E-Commerce
18 30 (16.67%) Open Source
19 29 (16.11%) Unix
20 27 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 27 (15.00%) Git (software)
21 26 (14.44%) TeamCity
22 25 (13.89%) Web Services
23 24 (13.33%) Bash Shell
24 23 (12.78%) Terraform
24 23 (12.78%) High Availability
25 21 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
26 20 (11.11%) Public Cloud
26 20 (11.11%) TDD
26 20 (11.11%) Windows

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 17 (9.44%) OpenStack
2 16 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.56%) Apache
4 7 (3.89%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.78%) Confluence
6 3 (1.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.67%) IIS
7 2 (1.11%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.11%) JBoss
7 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) GemFire
8 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (7.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.33%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.67%) GitHub
6 3 (1.67%) IaaS
7 2 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.11%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.11%) Route 53
7 2 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.56%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.67%) DNS
3 7 (3.89%) VPN
4 5 (2.78%) Firewall
4 5 (2.78%) HTTP
4 5 (2.78%) LDAP
4 5 (2.78%) Network Security
5 4 (2.22%) ICMP
5 4 (2.22%) SAN
5 4 (2.22%) SSL
6 3 (1.67%) Internet
6 3 (1.67%) LAN
6 3 (1.67%) WAN
7 2 (1.11%) FTP
7 2 (1.11%) SSH
7 2 (1.11%) VLAN
7 2 (1.11%) VoIP
8 1 (0.56%) DHCP
8 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.44%) Hadoop
1 17 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (6.11%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.89%) MySQL
7 6 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.33%) Redis
8 4 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.11%) Big Data
10 2 (1.11%) HBase
11 1 (0.56%) Cloudera CDH
11 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (37.78%) Jenkins
2 27 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 26 (14.44%) TeamCity
4 18 (10.00%) Hudson
5 17 (9.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (8.89%) Maven
7 10 (5.56%) Ant
8 8 (4.44%) Subversion
9 7 (3.89%) Artifactory
9 7 (3.89%) Vagrant
10 6 (3.33%) GoCD
11 5 (2.78%) Gradle
11 5 (2.78%) JIRA
11 5 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.67%) FishEye
13 3 (1.67%) JUnit
13 3 (1.67%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
14 2 (1.11%) Travis CI
General
1 46 (25.56%) Finance
2 35 (19.44%) Banking
3 16 (8.89%) Retail
4 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.33%) Marketing
5 4 (2.22%) Front Office
5 4 (2.22%) Law
6 3 (1.67%) Games
6 3 (1.67%) Legal
6 3 (1.67%) Publishing
7 2 (1.11%) Back Office
7 2 (1.11%) Electronics
7 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 103 (57.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (19.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 28 (15.56%) Developer
4 24 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (12.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 23 (12.78%) Senior DevOps
6 22 (12.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (11.67%) AWS Engineer
8 19 (10.56%) AWS DevOps
9 17 (9.44%) C# Developer
10 15 (8.33%) Administrator
10 15 (8.33%) Java Engineer
11 14 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (6.67%) AWS Developer
12 12 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
13 11 (6.11%) .NET Developer
13 11 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (6.11%) Unix Engineer
14 10 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
14 10 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.89%) Web Services
2 15 (8.33%) .NET
3 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (6.11%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (5.56%) Node.js
5 7 (3.89%) HTML
6 5 (2.78%) Dropwizard
6 5 (2.78%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.78%) HTML5
6 5 (2.78%) LAMP
6 5 (2.78%) REST
7 4 (2.22%) JRuby
7 4 (2.22%) SOAP
8 3 (1.67%) CSS
8 3 (1.67%) CSS3
8 3 (1.67%) RESTful
9 2 (1.11%) JDBC
9 2 (1.11%) JSP
9 2 (1.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 9 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 7 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.78%) Fintech
5 4 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.67%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.11%) CESG
7 2 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.11%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 117 (65.00%) Linux
2 29 (16.11%) Unix
3 20 (11.11%) Windows
4 18 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.56%) CentOS
5 10 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.89%) Solaris
7 4 (2.22%) VyOS
7 4 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.67%) Debian
9 2 (1.11%) Fedora
10 1 (0.56%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.56%) SmartOS
10 1 (0.56%) VMS
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (78.89%) DevOps
2 94 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (42.78%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (26.11%) Configuration Management
5 33 (18.33%) E-Commerce
6 30 (16.67%) Open Source
7 23 (12.78%) High Availability
8 21 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (11.11%) TDD
10 17 (9.44%) BDD
11 15 (8.33%) Scrum
12 14 (7.78%) ITIL
12 14 (7.78%) Release Management
13 12 (6.67%) Load Balancing
13 12 (6.67%) Microservices
14 11 (6.11%) Migration
14 11 (6.11%) MVC
15 9 (5.00%) Software Engineering
15 9 (5.00%) Web Operations
16 8 (4.44%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 91 (50.56%) Python
2 58 (32.22%) Ruby
3 55 (30.56%) Java
4 39 (21.67%) Perl
5 24 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 19 (10.56%) C#
6 19 (10.56%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.56%) SQL
7 14 (7.78%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.56%) Go
9 9 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.44%) C++
11 6 (3.33%) PHP
12 5 (2.78%) SystemTap
13 1 (0.56%) R
13 1 (0.56%) Scala
13 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) MCP
2 1 (0.56%) MCSA
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (23.33%) Docker
2 7 (3.89%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (3.33%) KVM
4 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.22%) NFS
5 4 (2.22%) vSphere
6 3 (1.67%) Xen
7 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.11%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.11%) XenServer
8 1 (0.56%) Varnish
8 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 130 (72.22%) Puppet
2 84 (46.67%) Ansible
3 23 (12.78%) Terraform
4 16 (8.89%) Packer
5 9 (5.00%) Salt
6 8 (4.44%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (3.89%) Kubernetes
7 7 (3.89%) Nagios
8 5 (2.78%) BladeLogic
9 4 (2.22%) logstash
9 4 (2.22%) Mesos
10 3 (1.67%) Rundeck
10 3 (1.67%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.11%) Capistrano
11 2 (1.11%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.11%) SCOM
12 1 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.56%) Graphite
12 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 17 (9.44%) Splunk
2 16 (8.89%) Oracle
2 16 (8.89%) VMware
3 15 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 15 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 13 (7.22%) Rackspace
5 8 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.33%) SaltStack
7 5 (2.78%) Cisco
7 5 (2.78%) Dell
7 5 (2.78%) HP
7 5 (2.78%) Sun
8 4 (2.22%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.22%) Brocade
8 4 (2.22%) Perforce
8 4 (2.22%) Vyatta
9 3 (1.67%) hybris
10 2 (1.11%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.11%) New Relic
10 2 (1.11%) TOWER Software
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