The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
Rank 49 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 5 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.31% 3.12% -
As % of the Systems Management category 19.23% 30.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 0
Median daily rate £500 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.77%
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 Essex region.

Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
26 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.82% 10.19% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 12
Median daily rate £475 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Southend-on-Sea -15 3 £440 -14.14% 1
Opscode Chef
East of England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Puppet
1 21 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (95.24%) Configuration Management
3 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
3 19 (90.48%) Perl
4 18 (85.71%) HTTP
4 18 (85.71%) SSL
4 18 (85.71%) Open Source
5 15 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (61.90%) Kanban
7 13 (61.90%) Scrum
7 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
7 13 (61.90%) Coaching
8 12 (57.14%) TDD
9 10 (47.62%) Middleware
9 10 (47.62%) J2EE
9 10 (47.62%) Apache
9 10 (47.62%) Docker
10 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
10 9 (42.86%) WSO2
10 9 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (42.86%) Microservices
10 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
10 9 (42.86%) JBoss
10 9 (42.86%) SOA

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (47.62%) Apache
2 9 (42.86%) JBoss
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
2 18 (85.71%) HTTP
2 18 (85.71%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Lead DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) J2EE
1 10 (47.62%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Fedora
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Configuration Management
1 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 18 (85.71%) Open Source
3 15 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (61.90%) Coaching
5 13 (61.90%) Kanban
5 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
5 13 (61.90%) Scrum
6 12 (57.14%) TDD
7 9 (42.86%) Microservices
7 9 (42.86%) SOA
8 8 (38.10%) API Design
8 8 (38.10%) Integration Testing
8 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
9 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (19.05%) User Stories
12 2 (9.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Perl
2 4 (19.05%) C
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
1 9 (42.86%) WSO2
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
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