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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 71 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.95% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
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 East Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
128 90 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.03% 5.73% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 56 69
Median daily rate £500 £407 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +25.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £264 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £13.62
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 - £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £15.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire -5 10 £475 +35.71%
Lincolnshire - 8 £375 - 4
Nottinghamshire -3 5 £375 -34.78% 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 42 (89.36%) Puppet
1 42 (89.36%) DevOps
2 35 (74.47%) Linux
3 23 (48.94%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (40.43%) Configuration Management
6 18 (38.30%) Jenkins
7 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.04%) Docker
8 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
9 15 (31.91%) Ruby
9 15 (31.91%) MySQL
9 15 (31.91%) Ansible
10 14 (29.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (29.79%) Java
11 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (19.15%) Mesos
12 9 (19.15%) PHP
13 8 (17.02%) CentOS
13 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
14 7 (14.89%) OpenStack
14 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
14 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
15 6 (12.77%) Windows
15 6 (12.77%) Apache
15 6 (12.77%) Web Services
15 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
15 6 (12.77%) Maven
15 6 (12.77%) Finance
15 6 (12.77%) High Availability

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 7 (14.89%) OpenStack
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
3 5 (10.64%) nginx
4 4 (8.51%) Confluence
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 23 (48.94%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.77%) DigitalOcean
4 5 (10.64%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (10.64%) Amazon S3
4 5 (10.64%) IaaS
4 5 (10.64%) PaaS
5 4 (8.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (8.51%) Route 53
6 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.13%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (2.13%) Heroku
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.13%) DataStage
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Jenkins
2 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.77%) GitLab
3 6 (12.77%) Maven
4 4 (8.51%) Ant
4 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (17.02%) Ruby Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (6.38%) Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (6.38%) Middleware Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Middleware Specialist
9 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) LAMP
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) Akka
4 1 (2.13%) Behat
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) Doctrine
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.13%) Kafka
4 1 (2.13%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.13%) spray
4 1 (2.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.51%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) CentOS
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) CoreOS
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) DevOps
2 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (40.43%) Configuration Management
4 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) High Availability
7 5 (10.64%) Open Source
7 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Coaching
8 4 (8.51%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Kanban
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.26%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.26%) Data Management
10 2 (4.26%) Re-Platforming
11 1 (2.13%) Cross-Browser Development
11 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.13%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.13%) SOLID
11 1 (2.13%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) Ruby
2 14 (29.79%) Java
3 9 (19.15%) PHP
4 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.51%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Docker
2 5 (10.64%) vCloud
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (89.36%) Puppet
2 15 (31.91%) Ansible
3 9 (19.15%) Mesos
4 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
5 5 (10.64%) Salt
6 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.77%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Apigee
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Intel
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Software AG
4 1 (2.13%) Talend
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Zend
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