The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 103 61 114
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +53
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 21 85 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 2.73% 1.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.43% 25.60% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 62 33
Median daily rate £525 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £415 £431
% change year-on-year
+11.44% -3.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
249 332 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.02% 10.64% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 193 155
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 15
Median hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.41% +168.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £22.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.25 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the East of England region.

Opscode Chef Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hertfordshire +6 15 £475 +11.76% 8
Essex -14 4 £550 +37.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -24 2 £550 +37.50% 1
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 40 (90.91%) Puppet
2 37 (84.09%) Linux
3 30 (68.18%) DevOps
4 29 (65.91%) Ansible
5 24 (54.55%) Python
6 22 (50.00%) Ruby
7 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (38.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (36.36%) Java
10 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
11 14 (31.82%) PHP
11 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
11 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
12 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
13 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (25.00%) Windows
14 11 (25.00%) Perl
14 11 (25.00%) Ant
14 11 (25.00%) Subversion
14 11 (25.00%) Software Delivery
15 10 (22.73%) MySQL
15 10 (22.73%) Apache
16 9 (20.45%) Unix
16 9 (20.45%) Oracle
16 9 (20.45%) Firewall
16 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
17 8 (18.18%) SQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.73%) Apache
3 7 (15.91%) Drupal
4 6 (13.64%) nginx
5 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
6 2 (4.55%) Confluence
6 2 (4.55%) JBoss
6 2 (4.55%) Jetty
6 2 (4.55%) Mongrel
6 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Magento
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.64%) DNS
4 5 (11.36%) DHCP
4 5 (11.36%) HTTP
5 3 (6.82%) SSL
6 2 (4.55%) FTP
6 2 (4.55%) Internet
6 2 (4.55%) IPsec
6 2 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.73%) MySQL
3 7 (15.91%) DB2
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.00%) Ant
3 11 (25.00%) Subversion
4 6 (13.64%) JIRA
5 5 (11.36%) Hudson
5 5 (11.36%) Maven
6 4 (9.09%) Vagrant
7 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.82%) Gradle
8 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.55%) Travis CI
9 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.27%) Selenium
9 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Publishing
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Unix Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) LAMP
3 4 (9.09%) Middleware
4 3 (6.82%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (6.82%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) J2EE
5 2 (4.55%) Servlets
6 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (20.45%) Unix
5 7 (15.91%) AIX
6 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.09%) CentOS
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
9 2 (4.55%) Fedora
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) DevOps
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
4 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
7 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (13.64%) Open Source
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Kanban
9 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 4 (9.09%) Security Hardening
11 3 (6.82%) API Design
11 3 (6.82%) ATDD
11 3 (6.82%) BDD
11 3 (6.82%) User Stories
11 3 (6.82%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Python
2 22 (50.00%) Ruby
3 16 (36.36%) Java
4 14 (31.82%) PHP
5 11 (25.00%) Perl
6 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 8 (18.18%) SQL
7 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.82%) C#
8 3 (6.82%) Clojure
8 3 (6.82%) Go
8 3 (6.82%) Rust
9 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
2 3 (6.82%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (90.91%) Puppet
2 29 (65.91%) Ansible
3 5 (11.36%) Nagios
4 4 (9.09%) logstash
5 3 (6.82%) Graphite
5 3 (6.82%) Packer
5 3 (6.82%) SCCM
5 3 (6.82%) SCOM
6 2 (4.55%) Cobbler
6 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.27%) Riemann
7 1 (2.27%) Terraform
7 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) hybris
2 7 (15.91%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) WSO2
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
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