The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 116 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 1 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.046% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 2.62% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £425 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Hampshire region.

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
294 267 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.64% 11.86% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 146 123
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £17.45 £12.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.65% -69.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.57 £12.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £17.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) POSIX
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) iSeries
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) RHCE
5 2 (28.57%) IBM Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
6 1 (14.29%) Service Design
6 1 (14.29%) Arqiva
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (14.29%) Flask
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) POSIX
2 1 (14.29%) Django
2 1 (14.29%) Flask
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Certification
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Sun
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Arqiva
2 1 (14.29%) Rackspace