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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 140 193 215
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +22
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 853 632 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.87% 1.25% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.18% 15.04% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 452 425
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4966 4203 4693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.86% 8.30% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3189 2611 2899
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 154 171
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

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 3 December 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 3 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
London +40 473 £525 +7.69% 145
South East +80 94 £475 -5.00% 32
Yorkshire +52 69 £450 +12.50% 14
West Midlands +30 50 £500 +8.10%
North West +6 47 £425 +3.03% 25
East of England -9 45 £480 -4.95% 10
North East -4 32 £340 -28.42% 2
South West -21 19 £488 +14.70% 11
East Midlands -8 15 £388 -13.88% 5
Midlands +5 2 £500 -
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 1391 (77.97%) Puppet
2 1310 (73.43%) DevOps
3 1101 (61.72%) Linux
4 882 (49.44%) Ansible
5 836 (46.86%) Amazon AWS
6 789 (44.23%) Python
7 782 (43.83%) Agile Software Development
8 675 (37.84%) Jenkins
9 597 (33.46%) Continuous Integration
10 545 (30.55%) Ruby
11 515 (28.87%) Configuration Management
12 513 (28.76%) Java
13 507 (28.42%) Docker
14 486 (27.24%) Git (software)
15 340 (19.06%) Microsoft Azure
16 324 (18.16%) Open Source
17 307 (17.21%) Windows
18 304 (17.04%) Perl
19 296 (16.59%) Continuous Delivery
20 281 (15.75%) Bash Shell
21 277 (15.53%) PowerShell
22 251 (14.07%) Unix
23 247 (13.85%) Web Services
24 245 (13.73%) VMware
25 231 (12.95%) Red Hat
26 227 (12.72%) Scrum
27 223 (12.50%) MongoDB
28 220 (12.33%) MySQL
29 217 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 211 (11.83%) JavaScript

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
1 204 (11.43%) Apache
2 154 (8.63%) Elasticsearch
3 148 (8.30%) OpenStack
4 131 (7.34%) Tomcat
5 124 (6.95%) Confluence
6 121 (6.78%) nginx
7 96 (5.38%) WebSphere
8 86 (4.82%) IIS
9 60 (3.36%) WebLogic
10 59 (3.31%) Apache Spark
11 57 (3.20%) JBoss
12 27 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
13 23 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (1.18%) Drupal
15 18 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.90%) CloudStack
17 14 (0.78%) Apache Solr
17 14 (0.78%) CMS
18 12 (0.67%) Jetty
19 10 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.17%) SPSS
3 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.056%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (1.07%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (0.62%) Magento
3 9 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.056%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 836 (46.86%) Amazon AWS
2 340 (19.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 152 (8.52%) Amazon EC2
4 143 (8.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 121 (6.78%) IaaS
5 121 (6.78%) PaaS
6 120 (6.73%) GitHub
7 87 (4.88%) Amazon S3
8 76 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 32 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
11 30 (1.68%) Route 53
12 29 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
12 29 (1.63%) Heroku
13 26 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
14 24 (1.35%) SaaS
15 19 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 19 (1.07%) AWS CloudTrail
16 18 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 174 (9.75%) TCP/IP
2 151 (8.46%) DNS
3 129 (7.23%) HTTP
4 106 (5.94%) SSL
5 90 (5.04%) Firewall
6 70 (3.92%) LDAP
7 60 (3.36%) VPN
8 53 (2.97%) Internet
9 41 (2.30%) DHCP
10 34 (1.91%) Network Security
11 31 (1.74%) Kerberos
12 23 (1.29%) ICMP
13 20 (1.12%) SAN
14 16 (0.90%) FTP
15 12 (0.67%) IPsec
16 10 (0.56%) HTTPS
16 10 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
17 8 (0.45%) SSH
17 8 (0.45%) VLAN
17 8 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 220 (12.33%) MySQL
3 207 (11.60%) PostgreSQL
4 172 (9.64%) NoSQL
5 126 (7.06%) SQL Server
6 116 (6.50%) Hadoop
7 100 (5.61%) Big Data
8 96 (5.38%) Relational Database
9 74 (4.15%) Redis
10 55 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 51 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
12 46 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (1.35%) Apache Hive
14 23 (1.29%) Oracle Database
15 22 (1.23%) CouchDB
16 20 (1.12%) RDBMS
17 13 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
17 13 (0.73%) DB2
18 12 (0.67%) Riak
19 11 (0.62%) HBase
Development Applications
1 675 (37.84%) Jenkins
2 486 (27.24%) Git (software)
3 189 (10.59%) JIRA
4 177 (9.92%) TeamCity
5 172 (9.64%) Subversion
6 129 (7.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 121 (6.78%) Maven
8 118 (6.61%) Vagrant
9 87 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
10 85 (4.76%) Ant
11 79 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 78 (4.37%) Hudson
13 74 (4.15%) Selenium
14 66 (3.70%) Gradle
15 65 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 51 (2.86%) MSBuild
17 45 (2.52%) Cucumber
18 42 (2.35%) JUnit
19 40 (2.24%) Travis CI
20 38 (2.13%) SonarQube
General
1 205 (11.49%) Finance
2 123 (6.89%) Banking
3 90 (5.04%) Retail
4 31 (1.74%) Investment Banking
5 28 (1.57%) Marketing
6 27 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.29%) Publishing
8 16 (0.90%) Advertising
9 14 (0.78%) Games
10 13 (0.73%) Front Office
11 9 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.34%) Electronics
12 6 (0.34%) Legal
12 6 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.28%) Law
14 4 (0.22%) Automotive
14 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.17%) Back Office
16 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.056%) German Language
Job Titles
1 820 (45.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 239 (13.40%) AWS Engineer
3 235 (13.17%) AWS DevOps
4 209 (11.72%) Developer
5 201 (11.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 172 (9.64%) Linux Engineer
7 140 (7.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 134 (7.51%) Senior DevOps
9 124 (6.95%) Administrator
10 114 (6.39%) Architect
11 103 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
12 101 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 85 (4.76%) Consultant
14 82 (4.60%) Cloud Engineer
15 72 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
16 62 (3.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 55 (3.08%) Java Developer
18 51 (2.86%) DevOps Consultant
18 51 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 49 (2.75%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (13.85%) Web Services
2 175 (9.81%) .NET
3 138 (7.74%) Node.js
4 119 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 118 (6.61%) HTML
5 118 (6.61%) REST
6 100 (5.61%) LAMP
7 84 (4.71%) Spring
8 79 (4.43%) CSS
9 76 (4.26%) JSON
10 70 (3.92%) LEMP Stack
11 63 (3.53%) ELK Stack
12 62 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
13 61 (3.42%) LAPP Stack
14 59 (3.31%) ASP.NET
15 55 (3.08%) HTML5
15 55 (3.08%) RESTful
16 47 (2.63%) React
17 43 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
18 39 (2.19%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 139 (7.79%) Public Cloud
2 64 (3.59%) Data Centre
3 60 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (2.52%) Private Cloud
5 43 (2.41%) Algorithms
5 43 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 34 (1.91%) User Experience
7 21 (1.18%) Blog
7 21 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.01%) Replication
10 17 (0.95%) Social Media
11 16 (0.90%) CMDB
11 16 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
12 15 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.78%) Credit Risk
13 14 (0.78%) Hedge funds
14 13 (0.73%) Digital Media
14 13 (0.73%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1101 (61.72%) Linux
2 307 (17.21%) Windows
3 251 (14.07%) Unix
4 217 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 161 (9.02%) CentOS
6 95 (5.33%) Ubuntu
7 93 (5.21%) Windows Server
8 50 (2.80%) AIX
9 30 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (1.46%) Apple iOS
11 24 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (1.23%) Fedora
13 21 (1.18%) Solaris
14 16 (0.90%) Debian
15 15 (0.84%) Android
16 14 (0.78%) CoreOS
17 12 (0.67%) VMS
18 5 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
19 4 (0.22%) SUSE
20 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1310 (73.43%) DevOps
2 782 (43.83%) Agile Software Development
3 597 (33.46%) Continuous Integration
4 515 (28.87%) Configuration Management
5 324 (18.16%) Open Source
6 296 (16.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 227 (12.72%) Scrum
8 197 (11.04%) TDD
9 181 (10.15%) E-Commerce
10 153 (8.58%) High Availability
11 132 (7.40%) Microservices
12 127 (7.12%) BDD
13 112 (6.28%) Kanban
14 111 (6.22%) Continuous Deployment
15 99 (5.55%) OO
16 93 (5.21%) Load Balancing
17 91 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
18 90 (5.04%) Migration
19 87 (4.88%) Software Engineering
20 78 (4.37%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 789 (44.23%) Python
2 545 (30.55%) Ruby
3 513 (28.76%) Java
4 304 (17.04%) Perl
5 281 (15.75%) Bash Shell
6 277 (15.53%) PowerShell
7 211 (11.83%) JavaScript
8 192 (10.76%) SQL
9 189 (10.59%) PHP
10 123 (6.89%) Scala
11 121 (6.78%) Go
12 120 (6.73%) C#
13 81 (4.54%) Shell Script
14 38 (2.13%) C++
15 34 (1.91%) Clojure
16 29 (1.63%) C
16 29 (1.63%) R
17 16 (0.90%) Groovy
18 14 (0.78%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 105 (5.89%) Security Cleared
2 72 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 65 (3.64%) Degree
4 33 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 20 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.07%) AWS Certification
7 18 (1.01%) CCNP
8 17 (0.95%) CCNA
9 15 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.62%) RHCE
11 10 (0.56%) MCSE
12 9 (0.50%) ISEB
12 9 (0.50%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.34%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.34%) RHCSA
14 5 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.28%) MCSA
15 4 (0.22%) ACCA
16 3 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.60%) QA
2 23 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.056%) GCP
5 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.056%) SDET
System Software
1 507 (28.42%) Docker
2 160 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
4 54 (3.03%) Active Directory
5 46 (2.58%) vSphere
6 42 (2.35%) Hyper-V
7 31 (1.74%) vCloud
8 29 (1.63%) Xen
9 22 (1.23%) KVM
9 22 (1.23%) NFS
10 15 (0.84%) XenServer
11 14 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
12 10 (0.56%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.50%) iptables
13 9 (0.50%) VMware ESX
14 7 (0.39%) LXC
14 7 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 6 (0.34%) HDFS
16 5 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1391 (77.97%) Puppet
2 882 (49.44%) Ansible
3 197 (11.04%) Terraform
4 127 (7.12%) Salt
5 111 (6.22%) Nagios
6 88 (4.93%) Kubernetes
7 54 (3.03%) logstash
8 53 (2.97%) Packer
9 44 (2.47%) ZABBIX
10 42 (2.35%) Kibana
11 37 (2.07%) Mesos
12 36 (2.02%) Graphite
13 26 (1.46%) HAProxy
14 24 (1.35%) Consul
15 22 (1.23%) SCOM
16 19 (1.07%) Grafana
17 18 (1.01%) StatsD
18 15 (0.84%) SELinux
19 14 (0.78%) yum
20 12 (0.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 245 (13.73%) VMware
2 231 (12.95%) Red Hat
3 153 (8.58%) Oracle
4 99 (5.55%) Splunk
5 90 (5.04%) Microsoft
6 83 (4.65%) SaltStack
7 75 (4.20%) Atlassian
8 70 (3.92%) Rackspace
9 66 (3.70%) IBM
10 61 (3.42%) Cisco
11 51 (2.86%) HP
12 33 (1.85%) New Relic
13 32 (1.79%) Google
14 31 (1.74%) Zend
15 29 (1.63%) AppDynamics
16 28 (1.57%) EMC
17 27 (1.51%) Perforce
17 27 (1.51%) Sun
18 24 (1.35%) Informatica
19 23 (1.29%) F5
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