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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 106 55 119
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +64
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 23 106 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 3.41% 0.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.54% 27.89% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 79 21
Median daily rate £500 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
241 380 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.47% 12.22% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 249 147
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £219 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 21
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +141.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £20.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.75 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +11.68%

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 26 July 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 26 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
Cambridgeshire -27 10 £500 +26.98% 5
Hertfordshire +15 9 £325 -23.52% 4
Essex -29 4 £525 +31.25% 1
Opscode Chef
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 41 (89.13%) Linux
1 41 (89.13%) Puppet
2 34 (73.91%) DevOps
3 28 (60.87%) Ansible
4 24 (52.17%) Python
5 21 (45.65%) Ruby
6 19 (41.30%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
9 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (30.43%) Apache
10 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
10 14 (30.43%) Java
10 14 (30.43%) Configuration Management
10 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (28.26%) Windows
12 12 (26.09%) Perl
13 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (21.74%) PHP
14 10 (21.74%) Web Services
15 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
15 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (17.39%) nginx
16 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (17.39%) Subversion
16 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
16 8 (17.39%) DNS
16 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
16 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
16 8 (17.39%) Docker

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 (30.43%) Apache
1 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) nginx
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Drupal
4 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.52%) Jetty
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.35%) Confluence
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.35%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) Google App Engine
5 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
1 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) DHCP
2 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) HTTP
3 4 (8.70%) SSL
4 3 (6.52%) FTP
4 3 (6.52%) IPsec
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) DB2
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.39%) Subversion
4 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
5 5 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.87%) Hudson
6 4 (8.70%) Ant
7 3 (6.52%) JIRA
7 3 (6.52%) Travis CI
8 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.35%) Maven
8 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.35%) Selenium
8 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.52%) Publishing
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Administrator
2 5 (10.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
3 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Unix Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (2.17%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Web Services
2 6 (13.04%) LAMP
3 4 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (8.70%) Middleware
4 3 (6.52%) J2EE
4 3 (6.52%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (6.52%) Servlets
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Ubuntu
5 5 (10.87%) CentOS
5 5 (10.87%) Unix
6 3 (6.52%) AIX
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.35%) Fedora
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) DevOps
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (17.39%) Software Delivery
6 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Security Hardening
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 5 (10.87%) Web Development
9 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
9 4 (8.70%) Kanban
10 3 (6.52%) API Design
10 3 (6.52%) SDLC
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.52%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (6.52%) User Stories
10 3 (6.52%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Python
2 21 (45.65%) Ruby
3 14 (30.43%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) Perl
5 10 (21.74%) PHP
6 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.70%) SQL
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (89.13%) Puppet
2 28 (60.87%) Ansible
3 7 (15.22%) Nagios
4 5 (10.87%) logstash
5 4 (8.70%) Packer
6 3 (6.52%) Graphite
6 3 (6.52%) SCCM
6 3 (6.52%) SCOM
7 2 (4.35%) Cobbler
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.35%) Riemann
7 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
8 1 (2.17%) Terraform
8 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) hybris
4 3 (6.52%) IBM
4 3 (6.52%) WSO2
5 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.17%) New Relic
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk
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