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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 56 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 39 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.62% 2.63% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.64% 30.00% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 5
Average daily rate £450 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +13.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Opscode Chef
West Yorkshire

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
165 100 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.10% 8.78% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 60 41
Average daily rate £425 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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 12 February 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (91.94%) Linux
2 50 (80.65%) Puppet
3 34 (54.84%) DevOps
3 34 (54.84%) Python
4 28 (45.16%) Unix
5 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (43.55%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (40.32%) Bash Shell
7 23 (37.10%) Ruby
7 23 (37.10%) Java
7 23 (37.10%) Oracle
7 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
8 22 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (33.87%) VMware
10 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (29.03%) MongoDB
11 16 (25.81%) Jenkins
12 15 (24.19%) Cobbler
12 15 (24.19%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (24.19%) .NET
13 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
13 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
14 13 (20.97%) SQL
15 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
15 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (17.74%) Tivoli
16 11 (17.74%) Internet
16 11 (17.74%) Perl
16 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
16 11 (17.74%) IaaS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (14.52%) Node.js
2 7 (11.29%) Apache
3 5 (8.06%) CloudStack
3 5 (8.06%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) Jetty
5 2 (3.23%) nginx
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (43.55%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (24.19%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (17.74%) IaaS
4 9 (14.52%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (12.90%) Google App Engine
5 8 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (3.23%) GitHub
8 1 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.61%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.61%) PaaS
8 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Internet
2 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.90%) HTTP
4 5 (8.06%) NAS
4 5 (8.06%) SAN
4 5 (8.06%) SSL
5 4 (6.45%) DNS
6 3 (4.84%) DHCP
6 3 (4.84%) Firewall
6 3 (4.84%) FTP
6 3 (4.84%) IPsec
6 3 (4.84%) LAN
6 3 (4.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.52%) Big Data
3 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (12.90%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) CouchDB
5 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.23%) Redis
6 2 (3.23%) Riak
7 1 (1.61%) HBase
7 1 (1.61%) Informix
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.61%) Ant
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.61%) Hudson
5 1 (1.61%) JUnit
5 1 (1.61%) MSI
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (12.90%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Digital Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) .NET
2 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
3 9 (14.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.06%) J2EE
6 3 (4.84%) Kafka
6 3 (4.84%) Middleware
6 3 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (3.23%) jQuery
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.23%) Servlets
7 2 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (1.61%) LAMP
8 1 (1.61%) REST
8 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Visualisation
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Blog
3 2 (3.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (91.94%) Linux
2 28 (45.16%) Unix
3 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Windows
5 3 (4.84%) CentOS
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) DevOps
2 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.10%) Configuration Management
4 22 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.52%) Machine Learning
5 9 (14.52%) Open Source
6 8 (12.90%) DSDM
6 8 (12.90%) RUP
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 5 (8.06%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.06%) Web Operations
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.84%) Build Automation
11 3 (4.84%) Microservices
11 3 (4.84%) Migration
11 3 (4.84%) TDD
12 2 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Python
2 25 (40.32%) Bash Shell
3 23 (37.10%) Java
3 23 (37.10%) Ruby
4 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
5 13 (20.97%) SQL
6 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 11 (17.74%) Perl
8 9 (14.52%) R
9 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.23%) C#
10 2 (3.23%) Groovy
11 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Xen
3 7 (11.29%) vSphere
4 6 (9.68%) Docker
5 5 (8.06%) XenServer
6 4 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.84%) KVM
8 2 (3.23%) vCloud
9 1 (1.61%) Firmware
9 1 (1.61%) HDFS
9 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (80.65%) Puppet
2 15 (24.19%) Cobbler
3 11 (17.74%) Tivoli
4 9 (14.52%) StatsD
5 7 (11.29%) Salt
6 6 (9.68%) Nagios
7 5 (8.06%) Ansible
8 4 (6.45%) Cacti
8 4 (6.45%) Graphite
9 3 (4.84%) Opsview
10 1 (1.61%) Grafana
10 1 (1.61%) logstash
10 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Oracle
2 21 (33.87%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
4 9 (14.52%) Apigee
4 9 (14.52%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) Mashery
4 9 (14.52%) Tableau
4 9 (14.52%) Teradata
5 8 (12.90%) Google
6 7 (11.29%) F5
7 6 (9.68%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (8.06%) Cisco
8 5 (8.06%) HP
8 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.45%) SaltStack
9 4 (6.45%) Splunk
10 3 (4.84%) RightScale
11 2 (3.23%) Qualys
11 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
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