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 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
England / East of England
Rank 98 102 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 31 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.43% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.90% 11.60% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 5
Median daily rate £553 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.45% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £398 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £425
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 East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
195 181 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.97% 7.65% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 89 114
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -22.22%
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 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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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
Hertfordshire +9 18 £600 - 6
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £515 +5.10% 11
Essex -10 5 £500 +11.11% 5
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 57 (78.08%) Puppet
2 54 (73.97%) DevOps
3 52 (71.23%) Linux
4 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (57.53%) Jenkins
6 35 (47.95%) TDD
7 34 (46.58%) Git (software)
7 34 (46.58%) Ansible
8 31 (42.47%) HTTP
9 30 (41.10%) Java
10 28 (38.36%) TCP/IP
10 28 (38.36%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (36.99%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (36.99%) SSL
11 27 (36.99%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (34.25%) Perl
13 24 (32.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (30.14%) Python
15 21 (28.77%) OO
15 21 (28.77%) Apache
15 21 (28.77%) Scrum
15 21 (28.77%) Kanban
15 21 (28.77%) Open Source
15 21 (28.77%) Docker
16 20 (27.40%) Configuration Management
16 20 (27.40%) DNS
17 19 (26.03%) OOD
17 19 (26.03%) Data Structures
18 18 (24.66%) Algorithms
18 18 (24.66%) Mentoring

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 21 (28.77%) Apache
2 12 (16.44%) nginx
3 9 (12.33%) JBoss
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.74%) Drupal
6 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.99%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.33%) IaaS
2 9 (12.33%) PaaS
3 3 (4.11%) GitHub
4 2 (2.74%) Trello
5 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (42.47%) HTTP
2 28 (38.36%) TCP/IP
3 27 (36.99%) SSL
4 20 (27.40%) DNS
5 11 (15.07%) DHCP
6 4 (5.48%) Firewall
7 3 (4.11%) Internet
8 2 (2.74%) SAN
9 1 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.96%) MySQL
4 5 (6.85%) Big Data
5 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.74%) DB2
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (57.53%) Jenkins
2 34 (46.58%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.92%) Ant
3 16 (21.92%) JIRA
4 14 (19.18%) Gradle
4 14 (19.18%) Maven
5 11 (15.07%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) Hudson
General
1 9 (12.33%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Electronics
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Lead DevOps
3 10 (13.70%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (10.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (9.59%) Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (8.22%) Java Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Middleware
2 11 (15.07%) LAMP
3 10 (13.70%) J2EE
4 9 (12.33%) JSON
4 9 (12.33%) Node.js
4 9 (12.33%) REST
5 8 (10.96%) .NET
6 6 (8.22%) RxJava
7 5 (6.85%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (2.74%) Spring
10 1 (1.37%) Kafka
10 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Data Structures
2 18 (24.66%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.74%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (71.23%) Linux
2 24 (32.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Ubuntu
4 9 (12.33%) Unix
5 8 (10.96%) CoreOS
6 4 (5.48%) CentOS
7 3 (4.11%) Fedora
8 2 (2.74%) AIX
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.74%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) DevOps
2 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.95%) TDD
4 28 (38.36%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (36.99%) Continuous Delivery
6 21 (28.77%) Kanban
6 21 (28.77%) OO
6 21 (28.77%) Open Source
6 21 (28.77%) Scrum
7 20 (27.40%) Configuration Management
8 19 (26.03%) OOD
9 18 (24.66%) Complexity Analysis
9 18 (24.66%) Mentoring
10 17 (23.29%) SOA
10 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
11 13 (17.81%) ATDD
11 13 (17.81%) BDD
11 13 (17.81%) Coaching
11 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
12 9 (12.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) Java
2 25 (34.25%) Perl
3 22 (30.14%) Python
4 18 (24.66%) Go
5 17 (23.29%) Clojure
5 17 (23.29%) Rust
6 14 (19.18%) F#
7 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.33%) Ruby
9 8 (10.96%) PHP
10 5 (6.85%) C
11 3 (4.11%) C#
12 2 (2.74%) Jython
12 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.74%) SQL
13 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
1 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) Docker
2 10 (13.70%) FreeRADIUS
3 6 (8.22%) vSphere
4 5 (6.85%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (6.85%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (78.08%) Puppet
2 34 (46.58%) Ansible
3 11 (15.07%) Nagios
4 3 (4.11%) Graphite
4 3 (4.11%) logstash
4 3 (4.11%) Terraform
5 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.37%) Consul
6 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.37%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) VMware
3 9 (12.33%) Cisco
3 9 (12.33%) WSO2
4 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) hybris
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) New Relic
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) Splunk
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