The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
England / East Midlands
Rank 83 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.60% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.80% 8.49% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Median daily rate £488 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.57%
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 East Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
125 106 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.42% 7.05% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 41 46
Median daily rate £413 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £303 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £569 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 4
Median hourly rate £17.75 £15.75 £22.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.45 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.75 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +18 9 £488 -2.50% 2
Northamptonshire -20 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 25 (83.33%) DevOps
2 22 (73.33%) Puppet
3 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 19 (63.33%) Linux
5 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (53.33%) Java
6 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
8 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
9 10 (33.33%) Ansible
9 10 (33.33%) Docker
9 10 (33.33%) Scrum
9 10 (33.33%) PHP
10 9 (30.00%) MySQL
10 9 (30.00%) Ruby
11 8 (26.67%) JIRA
11 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (23.33%) CentOS
12 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
12 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
13 6 (20.00%) Coaching
13 6 (20.00%) SDLC
13 6 (20.00%) VMware
13 6 (20.00%) ITIL
13 6 (20.00%) Windows
13 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
14 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (13.33%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (13.33%) Datadog
3 4 (13.33%) DigitalOcean
3 4 (13.33%) GitHub
3 4 (13.33%) Heroku
3 4 (13.33%) OpenShift
3 4 (13.33%) Route 53
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) AMQP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (26.67%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 4 (13.33%) Bitbucket
5 4 (13.33%) git-flow
5 4 (13.33%) Maven
6 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (10.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (10.00%) JBehave
6 3 (10.00%) JUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.67%) Subversion
8 1 (3.33%) Ant
8 1 (3.33%) GitLab
8 1 (3.33%) Hudson
8 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
8 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
8 1 (3.33%) NoSQL Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) HTML5
2 3 (10.00%) JAXB
2 3 (10.00%) SAX
2 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 3 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 2 (6.67%) ELK Stack
3 2 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) Behat
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Doctrine
4 1 (3.33%) Kafka
4 1 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.67%) Wiki
5 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) SCORM
5 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) CentOS
2 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) DevOps
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) SDLC
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.00%) Workflow
10 2 (6.67%) Build Automation
10 2 (6.67%) Change Management
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.67%) Kanban
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) Go
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (73.33%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) Ansible
3 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (13.33%) Graphite
4 4 (13.33%) Packer
5 3 (10.00%) Salt
6 1 (3.33%) Consul
6 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
6 1 (3.33%) Mesos
6 1 (3.33%) Rancher
6 1 (3.33%) rkt
6 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 4 (13.33%) Apigee
4 4 (13.33%) Software AG
4 4 (13.33%) Splunk
5 3 (10.00%) Perforce
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.33%) Zend
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago