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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 78 72 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +57
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 47 67 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.05% 2.60% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.04% 27.02% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 10
Median daily rate £480 £505 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% +15.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £418 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £600 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £61.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
Opscode Chef
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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
204 248 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.90% 9.61% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 140 161
Median daily rate £430 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £300 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +31.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £60.00 £31.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +22 29 £479 -4.25% 5
Essex -5 16 £480 -12.72% 1
Cambridgeshire -26 2 £425 -15.84% 4
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 58 (84.06%) Puppet
2 54 (78.26%) Linux
3 45 (65.22%) DevOps
4 40 (57.97%) Jenkins
5 39 (56.52%) Ansible
6 32 (46.38%) Git (software)
7 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (44.93%) Java
8 30 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (36.23%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (36.23%) Perl
9 25 (36.23%) Apache
10 24 (34.78%) TDD
10 24 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (33.33%) Python
12 22 (31.88%) Ant
13 21 (30.43%) Oracle
13 21 (30.43%) HTTP
13 21 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (28.99%) Configuration Management
14 20 (28.99%) Mentoring
15 19 (27.54%) TCP/IP
15 19 (27.54%) PHP
15 19 (27.54%) Ruby
15 19 (27.54%) Open Source
15 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
16 18 (26.09%) Subversion
17 17 (24.64%) JIRA
17 17 (24.64%) SSL

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 25 (36.23%) Apache
2 15 (21.74%) nginx
3 11 (15.94%) Tomcat
4 9 (13.04%) Drupal
4 9 (13.04%) JBoss
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.90%) Confluence
6 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Magento
2 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) GitHub
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Trello
4 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) HTTP
2 19 (27.54%) TCP/IP
3 17 (24.64%) SSL
4 15 (21.74%) DNS
5 14 (20.29%) DHCP
6 13 (18.84%) Firewall
7 2 (2.90%) Internet
7 2 (2.90%) SAN
8 1 (1.45%) AMQP
8 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (21.74%) MySQL
3 9 (13.04%) DB2
3 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (57.97%) Jenkins
2 32 (46.38%) Git (software)
3 22 (31.88%) Ant
4 18 (26.09%) Subversion
5 17 (24.64%) JIRA
6 13 (18.84%) Gradle
6 13 (18.84%) Maven
7 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 10 (14.49%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Administrator
2 10 (14.49%) Architect
2 10 (14.49%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 9 (13.04%) Unix Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Lead DevOps
4 8 (11.59%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) LAMP
2 13 (18.84%) Middleware
3 10 (14.49%) J2EE
4 5 (7.25%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (7.25%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.45%) JSON
5 1 (1.45%) Kafka
5 1 (1.45%) Node.js
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.45%) REST
5 1 (1.45%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Algorithms
1 13 (18.84%) Data Structures
2 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) FMCG
3 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (78.26%) Linux
2 30 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (20.29%) Unix
4 9 (13.04%) AIX
5 3 (4.35%) CentOS
5 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.90%) Fedora
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 2 (2.90%) Windows
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) DevOps
2 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 24 (34.78%) TDD
4 20 (28.99%) Configuration Management
4 20 (28.99%) Mentoring
5 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (27.54%) Open Source
6 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.29%) Kanban
7 14 (20.29%) Scrum
8 13 (18.84%) Complexity Analysis
8 13 (18.84%) OO
8 13 (18.84%) OOD
9 12 (17.39%) ATDD
9 12 (17.39%) BDD
10 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
11 9 (13.04%) Coaching
11 9 (13.04%) Microservices
11 9 (13.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) Java
2 25 (36.23%) Perl
3 23 (33.33%) Python
4 19 (27.54%) PHP
4 19 (27.54%) Ruby
5 12 (17.39%) Go
6 11 (15.94%) Clojure
6 11 (15.94%) Rust
7 9 (13.04%) SQL
8 6 (8.70%) C#
9 5 (7.25%) F#
10 4 (5.80%) C
11 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.90%) Jython
13 1 (1.45%) C++
13 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Docker
2 13 (18.84%) FreeRADIUS
3 9 (13.04%) vSphere
4 5 (7.25%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (7.25%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (84.06%) Puppet
2 39 (56.52%) Ansible
3 14 (20.29%) Nagios
4 6 (8.70%) Graphite
4 6 (8.70%) logstash
5 4 (5.80%) Terraform
6 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.45%) Consul
7 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Oracle
2 14 (20.29%) VMware
3 12 (17.39%) Cisco
4 9 (13.04%) hybris
4 9 (13.04%) IBM
4 9 (13.04%) WSO2
5 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) New Relic
6 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Splunk
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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