The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 132 191 299
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +108
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 913 632 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.83% 1.22% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.25% 13.91% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 463 232
Median daily rate £500 £438 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5618 4542 4000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.26% 8.79% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3749 2835 2347
Median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 131 123
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.85 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.46% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.25 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.07 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+35.24% +9.46%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in England

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in England

Opscode Chef
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Opscode Chef Hourly Rate Trend in England

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +92 560 £500 +5.26% 131
South East +54 107 £450 -10.00% 26
Yorkshire +17 87 £550 +51.72% 12
North West -7 39 £475 - 16
West Midlands - 33 £350 - 5
South West -3 31 £450 +5.88% 5
East Midlands +9 25 £413 -8.33% 8
East of England -53 23 £500 +25.00% 10
North East -75 6 £463 +3.93% 2
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 1278 (77.45%) Puppet
2 1265 (76.67%) DevOps
3 1064 (64.48%) Linux
4 813 (49.27%) Amazon AWS
5 778 (47.15%) Ansible
6 715 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
7 694 (42.06%) Python
8 614 (37.21%) Jenkins
9 561 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
10 524 (31.76%) Ruby
11 502 (30.42%) Configuration Management
12 476 (28.85%) Java
13 472 (28.61%) Docker
14 458 (27.76%) Git (software)
15 345 (20.91%) Windows
16 340 (20.61%) Perl
17 318 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
18 314 (19.03%) Bash Shell
19 297 (18.00%) Open Source
20 275 (16.67%) Unix
21 247 (14.97%) Web Services
21 247 (14.97%) Continuous Delivery
22 238 (14.42%) PowerShell
23 223 (13.52%) Finance
23 223 (13.52%) VMware
24 211 (12.79%) MySQL
25 210 (12.73%) Red Hat
26 203 (12.30%) JavaScript
27 193 (11.70%) OpenStack
28 181 (10.97%) MongoDB

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 193 (11.70%) OpenStack
2 178 (10.79%) Apache
3 150 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 85 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 85 (5.15%) nginx
5 80 (4.85%) WebSphere
6 78 (4.73%) Confluence
7 70 (4.24%) IIS
8 53 (3.21%) JBoss
9 52 (3.15%) WebLogic
10 37 (2.24%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
12 20 (1.21%) Jetty
12 20 (1.21%) SharePoint
13 19 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (0.85%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.67%) Drupal
17 9 (0.55%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.24%) MS Office
3 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.79%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 11 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.24%) Magento
5 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.061%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.061%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.061%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.061%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 813 (49.27%) Amazon AWS
2 318 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 154 (9.33%) IaaS
4 125 (7.58%) PaaS
5 118 (7.15%) Amazon EC2
6 105 (6.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 98 (5.94%) GitHub
8 61 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
9 58 (3.52%) Amazon S3
10 37 (2.24%) SaaS
11 27 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
13 23 (1.39%) Google App Engine
14 21 (1.27%) Office 365
15 18 (1.09%) Route 53
16 17 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 16 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
18 15 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 14 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 13 (0.79%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.30%) TCP/IP
2 127 (7.70%) DNS
3 97 (5.88%) HTTP
4 83 (5.03%) SSL
5 80 (4.85%) Firewall
6 55 (3.33%) DHCP
7 53 (3.21%) Internet
8 51 (3.09%) Network Security
9 50 (3.03%) VPN
10 33 (2.00%) IPsec
11 32 (1.94%) FTP
12 30 (1.82%) LDAP
13 21 (1.27%) SSH
14 17 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
14 17 (1.03%) SAN
15 16 (0.97%) WAN
16 15 (0.91%) LAN
17 12 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (0.73%) VLAN
18 11 (0.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (12.79%) MySQL
2 181 (10.97%) MongoDB
3 138 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
4 129 (7.82%) NoSQL
5 98 (5.94%) Hadoop
5 98 (5.94%) SQL Server
6 78 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 76 (4.61%) Big Data
8 70 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
9 44 (2.67%) Redis
10 42 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 28 (1.70%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
13 21 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 15 (0.91%) HBase
15 14 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (0.67%) DB2
17 10 (0.61%) Neo4j
18 9 (0.55%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 614 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 458 (27.76%) Git (software)
3 163 (9.88%) TeamCity
4 153 (9.27%) JIRA
5 148 (8.97%) Maven
6 103 (6.24%) Subversion
7 102 (6.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 93 (5.64%) Vagrant
9 89 (5.39%) Ant
10 83 (5.03%) Hudson
11 65 (3.94%) Sonatype Nexus
12 64 (3.88%) Travis CI
13 58 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 54 (3.27%) Gradle
15 52 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 39 (2.36%) Artifactory
17 33 (2.00%) GoCD
18 32 (1.94%) Selenium
19 27 (1.64%) MSBuild
20 26 (1.58%) JUnit
General
1 223 (13.52%) Finance
2 110 (6.67%) Banking
3 72 (4.36%) Retail
4 32 (1.94%) Publishing
5 28 (1.70%) Games
5 28 (1.70%) Marketing
6 19 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 17 (1.03%) Legal
7 17 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.73%) Electronics
8 12 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.67%) Advertising
10 10 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.48%) Back Office
12 7 (0.42%) Front Office
13 5 (0.30%) Law
14 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.18%) Automotive
15 3 (0.18%) Local Government
15 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 865 (52.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 228 (13.82%) AWS Engineer
3 219 (13.27%) AWS DevOps
4 205 (12.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 198 (12.00%) Senior DevOps
6 193 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
7 160 (9.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 159 (9.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 117 (7.09%) Architect
10 113 (6.85%) Developer
11 111 (6.73%) Cloud Engineer
12 105 (6.36%) Consultant
13 97 (5.88%) Administrator
14 80 (4.85%) DevOps Consultant
15 71 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
16 64 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
17 54 (3.27%) Linux Administrator
18 45 (2.73%) Azure Engineer
19 43 (2.61%) Lead DevOps
19 43 (2.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (14.97%) Web Services
2 178 (10.79%) .NET
3 124 (7.52%) Node.js
4 108 (6.55%) LAMP
5 100 (6.06%) HTML
6 59 (3.58%) CSS
7 53 (3.21%) REST
8 52 (3.15%) AngularJS
8 52 (3.15%) LAPP Stack
9 49 (2.97%) LEMP Stack
10 45 (2.73%) ASP.NET
10 45 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
11 41 (2.48%) SOAP
12 38 (2.30%) JSON
12 38 (2.30%) Spring
13 34 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (2.06%) Middleware
13 34 (2.06%) RESTful
14 31 (1.88%) HTML5
14 31 (1.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 107 (6.48%) Public Cloud
2 62 (3.76%) Data Centre
2 62 (3.76%) Private Cloud
3 53 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (2.06%) User Experience
6 29 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 26 (1.58%) Blog
8 24 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 19 (1.15%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 16 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
11 16 (0.97%) Replication
12 15 (0.91%) Visualisation
13 14 (0.85%) Wiki
14 13 (0.79%) Clustering
14 13 (0.79%) Management Information System
14 13 (0.79%) Social Media
15 12 (0.73%) Hedge funds
15 12 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1064 (64.48%) Linux
2 345 (20.91%) Windows
3 275 (16.67%) Unix
4 175 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 126 (7.64%) CentOS
6 100 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 82 (4.97%) Windows Server
8 44 (2.67%) Fedora
9 30 (1.82%) VMS
10 28 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (1.58%) AIX
12 25 (1.52%) Solaris
13 16 (0.97%) CoreOS
14 15 (0.91%) Android
14 15 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.73%) Windows 7
16 11 (0.67%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.55%) Debian
18 7 (0.42%) Windows 10
19 6 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1265 (76.67%) DevOps
2 715 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 561 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
4 502 (30.42%) Configuration Management
5 297 (18.00%) Open Source
6 247 (14.97%) Continuous Delivery
7 156 (9.45%) Scrum
8 153 (9.27%) E-Commerce
8 153 (9.27%) TDD
9 106 (6.42%) High Availability
9 106 (6.42%) Release Management
10 94 (5.70%) Microservices
11 86 (5.21%) Web Operations
12 85 (5.15%) Migration
13 82 (4.97%) OO
13 82 (4.97%) Software Engineering
14 80 (4.85%) ITIL
15 75 (4.55%) Kanban
16 71 (4.30%) BDD
17 66 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 694 (42.06%) Python
2 524 (31.76%) Ruby
3 476 (28.85%) Java
4 340 (20.61%) Perl
5 314 (19.03%) Bash Shell
6 238 (14.42%) PowerShell
7 203 (12.30%) JavaScript
8 177 (10.73%) SQL
9 148 (8.97%) PHP
10 91 (5.52%) C#
11 69 (4.18%) C++
11 69 (4.18%) Scala
12 55 (3.33%) Go
13 50 (3.03%) Shell Script
14 22 (1.33%) Groovy
14 22 (1.33%) R
15 19 (1.15%) Korn
16 15 (0.91%) Bourne shell
16 15 (0.91%) Clojure
17 13 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (7.15%) Security Cleared
2 60 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 48 (2.91%) Degree
4 45 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 20 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.15%) CCNA
7 18 (1.09%) CCNP
8 15 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.85%) RHCE
10 12 (0.73%) MCSE
10 12 (0.73%) RHCSA
10 12 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.61%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.48%) ISEB
12 8 (0.48%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.36%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.18%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.18%) CCIE
14 3 (0.18%) MCSA
15 2 (0.12%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.73%) QA
2 31 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.55%) SLA
4 8 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.42%) COBIT
6 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
System Software
1 472 (28.61%) Docker
2 138 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 55 (3.33%) KVM
3 55 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 42 (2.55%) vCloud
5 40 (2.42%) Hyper-V
5 40 (2.42%) vSphere
6 37 (2.24%) Xen
7 22 (1.33%) NFS
8 11 (0.67%) etcd
8 11 (0.67%) flannel
9 10 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (0.55%) Apache Flume
10 9 (0.55%) Squid
11 7 (0.42%) Varnish
11 7 (0.42%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.36%) iptables
12 6 (0.36%) LXC
13 5 (0.30%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1278 (77.45%) Puppet
2 778 (47.15%) Ansible
3 130 (7.88%) Terraform
4 118 (7.15%) Kubernetes
5 114 (6.91%) Nagios
6 100 (6.06%) Salt
7 64 (3.88%) Packer
8 54 (3.27%) Mesos
9 52 (3.15%) logstash
10 43 (2.61%) ZABBIX
11 36 (2.18%) Graphite
11 36 (2.18%) SCOM
12 28 (1.70%) SCCM
12 28 (1.70%) StatsD
13 23 (1.39%) CFEngine
14 22 (1.33%) HAProxy
15 20 (1.21%) Kibana
16 19 (1.15%) Grafana
17 18 (1.09%) Rundeck
18 15 (0.91%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 223 (13.52%) VMware
2 210 (12.73%) Red Hat
3 169 (10.24%) Oracle
4 118 (7.15%) Microsoft
5 109 (6.61%) Splunk
6 80 (4.85%) Rackspace
7 79 (4.79%) SaltStack
8 52 (3.15%) Cisco
9 50 (3.03%) IBM
10 46 (2.79%) Atlassian
11 42 (2.55%) Google
12 33 (2.00%) HP
13 27 (1.64%) EMC
14 26 (1.58%) NetApp
15 24 (1.45%) Citrix
16 22 (1.33%) Dell
16 22 (1.33%) New Relic
17 19 (1.15%) hybris
17 19 (1.15%) Siebel
17 19 (1.15%) Sun
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day Rates up to £565/day, 6 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £470 Per Day Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ticketmaster UK
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago