The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 64 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 42 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.50% 2.25% 2.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.66% 29.87% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 20
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£350 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £748 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £444 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.57% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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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 Leeds region.

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
137 77 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.14% 7.53% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 74
Average daily rate £350 £331 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +0.30%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 90 (92.78%) Puppet
2 79 (81.44%) Linux
3 60 (61.86%) DevOps
4 53 (54.64%) Python
5 51 (52.58%) Jenkins
6 49 (50.52%) Configuration Management
6 49 (50.52%) Bash Shell
7 44 (45.36%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (39.18%) Java
10 35 (36.08%) Ruby
11 33 (34.02%) MongoDB
12 29 (29.90%) Tomcat
13 28 (28.87%) SQL
13 28 (28.87%) UNIX
14 27 (27.84%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (26.80%) Cloud Computing
16 24 (24.74%) Git (software)
16 24 (24.74%) Apache
16 24 (24.74%) TCP/IP
17 23 (23.71%) Oracle
17 23 (23.71%) Amazon EC2
17 23 (23.71%) Open Source
17 23 (23.71%) NoSQL
18 21 (21.65%) Ansible
19 19 (19.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 18 (18.56%) Node.js
21 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
21 17 (17.53%) TDD
21 17 (17.53%) VMware

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (29.90%) Tomcat
2 24 (24.74%) Apache
3 18 (18.56%) Node.js
4 13 (13.40%) nginx
5 11 (11.34%) OpenStack
6 7 (7.22%) WebSphere
6 7 (7.22%) Jetty
6 7 (7.22%) IIS
7 5 (5.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.84%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (26.80%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (23.71%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (11.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (11.34%) Google App Engine
5 6 (6.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (6.19%) Route 53
5 6 (6.19%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.09%) IaaS
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.74%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.40%) Firewall
3 10 (10.31%) DNS
3 10 (10.31%) HTTP
3 10 (10.31%) Internet
4 9 (9.28%) SSL
5 8 (8.25%) IPsec
5 8 (8.25%) DHCP
5 8 (8.25%) FTP
6 6 (6.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.02%) MongoDB
2 23 (23.71%) NoSQL
3 17 (17.53%) Redis
4 15 (15.46%) Hadoop
5 14 (14.43%) MySQL
6 12 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
8 6 (6.19%) Couchbase
8 6 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.19%) SimpleDB
9 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.12%) Big Data
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (52.58%) Jenkins
2 24 (24.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.09%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.40%) Developer
3 10 (10.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.19%) Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (6.19%) Lead Developer
5 6 (6.19%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) DBA
7 3 (3.09%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.09%) SQL DBA
7 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.06%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.03%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.03%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.43%) .NET
1 14 (14.43%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (11.34%) Web Services
2 11 (11.34%) Memcached
2 11 (11.34%) LAMP
3 10 (10.31%) J2EE
4 8 (8.25%) Servlets
5 6 (6.19%) POSIX
6 3 (3.09%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.09%) Java EE
6 3 (3.09%) RESTful
7 1 (1.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.09%) Replication
3 2 (2.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (81.44%) Linux
2 28 (28.87%) UNIX
3 19 (19.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (16.49%) Windows
5 11 (11.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.86%) DevOps
2 49 (50.52%) Configuration Management
3 44 (45.36%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (23.71%) Open Source
6 17 (17.53%) TDD
7 11 (11.34%) Data Management
7 11 (11.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (8.25%) Software Delivery
8 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.19%) Service Management
9 6 (6.19%) Network Design
9 6 (6.19%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.19%) Kanban
9 6 (6.19%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.19%) Security Testing
9 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.12%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) Python
2 49 (50.52%) Bash Shell
3 38 (39.18%) Java
4 35 (36.08%) Ruby
5 28 (28.87%) SQL
6 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
7 15 (15.46%) Shell Script
8 14 (14.43%) PHP
9 8 (8.25%) Perl
10 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.12%) R
12 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.37%) vCloud
3 10 (10.31%) Xen
4 4 (4.12%) vSphere
5 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.06%) XenServer
6 2 (2.06%) QEMU
6 2 (2.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 90 (92.78%) Puppet
2 21 (21.65%) Ansible
3 16 (16.49%) Cobbler
4 15 (15.46%) Tivoli
5 11 (11.34%) Opsview
5 11 (11.34%) Graphite
5 11 (11.34%) Rundeck
6 8 (8.25%) Salt
7 6 (6.19%) HAProxy
8 4 (4.12%) StatsD
9 3 (3.09%) SCCM
10 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Oracle
2 17 (17.53%) VMware
3 11 (11.34%) Google
3 11 (11.34%) Riverbed
3 11 (11.34%) Tealeaf
3 11 (11.34%) Splunk
4 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.25%) Rackspace
6 6 (6.19%) hybris
7 4 (4.12%) Tableau
7 4 (4.12%) Citrix
7 4 (4.12%) Teradata
7 4 (4.12%) Apigee
7 4 (4.12%) Mashery
8 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.06%) Juniper
8 2 (2.06%) Cisco
8 2 (2.06%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.06%) F5
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