The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 98 193 218
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +25
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 564 285 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.54% 1.21% 0.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.24% 14.62% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 226 157
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Opscode Chef
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2536 1950 1993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.44% 8.27% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1771 1333 1283
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £290 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 26
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £12.36 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.43 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in London

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in London

Opscode Chef
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the London region.

Opscode Chef Hourly Rate Trend in London

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
City of London +72 106 £538 +7.50% 33
Westminster - 6 £525 -
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Hammersmith +3 3 - -
Croydon -16 3 - -
Bromley - 2 £463 -
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Ealing +3 1 £350 -6.66%
Canary Wharf +3 1 £400 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Osterley - 1 £503 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 836 (81.17%) DevOps
2 758 (73.59%) Puppet
3 631 (61.26%) Linux
4 563 (54.66%) Ansible
5 552 (53.59%) Amazon AWS
6 442 (42.91%) Python
7 439 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
8 389 (37.77%) Continuous Integration
9 388 (37.67%) Jenkins
10 385 (37.38%) Docker
11 329 (31.94%) Ruby
12 326 (31.65%) Configuration Management
13 303 (29.42%) Java
14 282 (27.38%) Git (software)
15 216 (20.97%) Perl
16 195 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
17 186 (18.06%) Web Services
18 182 (17.67%) Windows
18 182 (17.67%) Open Source
19 175 (16.99%) Bash Shell
20 167 (16.21%) Unix
21 165 (16.02%) Continuous Delivery
22 158 (15.34%) Finance
23 140 (13.59%) PowerShell
24 138 (13.40%) MySQL
25 129 (12.52%) JavaScript
26 128 (12.43%) OpenStack
27 122 (11.84%) TeamCity
28 120 (11.65%) E-Commerce
29 113 (10.97%) Terraform

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 128 (12.43%) OpenStack
2 92 (8.93%) Apache
3 63 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 56 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
5 41 (3.98%) Confluence
6 38 (3.69%) nginx
7 34 (3.30%) Apache Spark
8 31 (3.01%) IIS
9 14 (1.36%) JBoss
10 12 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.07%) CMS
11 11 (1.07%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.97%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.68%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.68%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.58%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.49%) Drupal
16 4 (0.39%) WordPress
17 3 (0.29%) Zimbra
Applications
1 21 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.097%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 552 (53.59%) Amazon AWS
2 195 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (8.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 79 (7.67%) GitHub
5 75 (7.28%) Amazon EC2
6 74 (7.18%) IaaS
7 71 (6.89%) PaaS
8 36 (3.50%) Amazon S3
9 23 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (2.04%) SaaS
11 15 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
13 12 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (1.07%) CloudFront
14 11 (1.07%) Route 53
15 9 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 89 (8.64%) TCP/IP
2 68 (6.60%) DNS
3 62 (6.02%) HTTP
4 57 (5.53%) SSL
5 39 (3.79%) Firewall
6 26 (2.52%) Internet
7 25 (2.43%) VPN
8 23 (2.23%) Network Security
9 19 (1.84%) DHCP
10 18 (1.75%) LDAP
11 17 (1.65%) SSH
12 12 (1.17%) SAN
13 11 (1.07%) FTP
13 11 (1.07%) IPsec
14 10 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (0.97%) VoIP
15 9 (0.87%) BGP
16 8 (0.78%) LAN
16 8 (0.78%) WAN
17 7 (0.68%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (13.40%) MySQL
2 106 (10.29%) MongoDB
3 86 (8.35%) PostgreSQL
4 84 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 63 (6.12%) Hadoop
6 58 (5.63%) SQL Server
7 57 (5.53%) Big Data
8 54 (5.24%) Relational Database
9 51 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (3.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 32 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
12 30 (2.91%) Redis
13 24 (2.33%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.46%) HBase
15 10 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.87%) Apache Hive
16 9 (0.87%) Neo4j
16 9 (0.87%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.78%) Datomic
18 6 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 388 (37.67%) Jenkins
2 282 (27.38%) Git (software)
3 122 (11.84%) TeamCity
4 112 (10.87%) Maven
5 80 (7.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 69 (6.70%) JIRA
7 64 (6.21%) Vagrant
8 57 (5.53%) Ant
9 52 (5.05%) Subversion
10 46 (4.47%) Hudson
11 45 (4.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 39 (3.79%) Gradle
13 35 (3.40%) Artifactory
14 27 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 23 (2.23%) GoCD
16 23 (2.23%) SonarQube
17 22 (2.14%) JUnit
18 21 (2.04%) Travis CI
19 18 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 158 (15.34%) Finance
2 90 (8.74%) Banking
3 67 (6.50%) Retail
4 25 (2.43%) Publishing
5 24 (2.33%) Marketing
6 19 (1.84%) Games
6 19 (1.84%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.26%) Legal
8 12 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.07%) Electronics
10 10 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.78%) Back Office
11 8 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.68%) Front Office
13 5 (0.49%) Advertising
13 5 (0.49%) Law
14 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 578 (56.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 173 (16.80%) AWS Engineer
3 165 (16.02%) AWS DevOps
4 150 (14.56%) Senior DevOps
5 126 (12.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 122 (11.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 116 (11.26%) Linux Engineer
8 98 (9.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 71 (6.89%) Architect
9 71 (6.89%) Developer
10 68 (6.60%) Consultant
11 67 (6.50%) Cloud Engineer
12 54 (5.24%) DevOps Consultant
13 48 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
14 38 (3.69%) Administrator
15 31 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
16 30 (2.91%) Lead DevOps
17 29 (2.82%) Azure Engineer
18 23 (2.23%) Automation Engineer
18 23 (2.23%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (18.06%) Web Services
2 111 (10.78%) .NET
3 84 (8.16%) Node.js
4 71 (6.89%) HTML
4 71 (6.89%) LAMP
5 52 (5.05%) CSS
6 38 (3.69%) REST
7 35 (3.40%) ASP.NET
8 32 (3.11%) SOAP
9 30 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
10 28 (2.72%) Kafka
11 24 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (2.33%) Sensu
12 23 (2.23%) LEMP Stack
12 23 (2.23%) XML
13 22 (2.14%) JSP
14 21 (2.04%) AngularJS
14 21 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
15 20 (1.94%) RESTful
16 18 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.21%) Public Cloud
2 50 (4.85%) Private Cloud
3 41 (3.98%) Data Centre
4 32 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (1.84%) Algorithms
6 19 (1.84%) User Experience
7 18 (1.75%) Blog
8 16 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.17%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.07%) Statistics
11 9 (0.87%) Wiki
12 8 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
13 7 (0.68%) Fintech
14 6 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
14 6 (0.58%) Online Games
14 6 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 631 (61.26%) Linux
2 182 (17.67%) Windows
3 167 (16.21%) Unix
4 80 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (6.41%) CentOS
6 61 (5.92%) Ubuntu
7 55 (5.34%) Windows Server
8 30 (2.91%) Fedora
9 18 (1.75%) Solaris
9 18 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (1.65%) VMS
11 12 (1.17%) Android
11 12 (1.17%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.97%) CoreOS
13 6 (0.58%) Debian
14 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.39%) AIX
15 4 (0.39%) VyOS
16 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (81.17%) DevOps
2 439 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
3 389 (37.77%) Continuous Integration
4 326 (31.65%) Configuration Management
5 182 (17.67%) Open Source
6 165 (16.02%) Continuous Delivery
7 120 (11.65%) E-Commerce
8 105 (10.19%) Scrum
9 96 (9.32%) TDD
10 76 (7.38%) Release Management
11 72 (6.99%) High Availability
12 67 (6.50%) Migration
13 63 (6.12%) Web Operations
14 53 (5.15%) BDD
14 53 (5.15%) Software Engineering
15 48 (4.66%) Microservices
16 45 (4.37%) Software Delivery
17 44 (4.27%) Kanban
18 39 (3.79%) Load Balancing
18 39 (3.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 442 (42.91%) Python
2 329 (31.94%) Ruby
3 303 (29.42%) Java
4 216 (20.97%) Perl
5 175 (16.99%) Bash Shell
6 140 (13.59%) PowerShell
7 129 (12.52%) JavaScript
8 100 (9.71%) SQL
9 90 (8.74%) PHP
10 62 (6.02%) C#
11 54 (5.24%) Scala
12 47 (4.56%) Go
13 46 (4.47%) C++
14 28 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 20 (1.94%) Groovy
16 17 (1.65%) Korn
17 15 (1.46%) Bourne shell
17 15 (1.46%) Clojure
17 15 (1.46%) R
18 8 (0.78%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 56 (5.44%) Security Cleared
2 39 (3.79%) SC Cleared
3 22 (2.14%) Degree
4 16 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.39%) CCNA
5 4 (0.39%) CCNP
5 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.29%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.29%) MCSA
6 3 (0.29%) RHCE
7 2 (0.19%) ACCA
7 2 (0.19%) CCDA
7 2 (0.19%) CCIE
7 2 (0.19%) ISEB
7 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.19%) RHCA
7 2 (0.19%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.50%) QA
2 6 (0.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) COBIT
5 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) ISO20022
System Software
1 385 (37.38%) Docker
2 62 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (5.05%) KVM
4 42 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (3.01%) Xen
6 26 (2.52%) vCloud
7 22 (2.14%) Hyper-V
8 21 (2.04%) Active Directory
9 15 (1.46%) NFS
10 14 (1.36%) vSphere
11 10 (0.97%) etcd
11 10 (0.97%) flannel
12 9 (0.87%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.58%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.49%) iptables
14 5 (0.49%) Varnish
15 4 (0.39%) GlusterFS
15 4 (0.39%) LXC
16 3 (0.29%) Ceph
16 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 758 (73.59%) Puppet
2 563 (54.66%) Ansible
3 113 (10.97%) Terraform
4 98 (9.51%) Kubernetes
5 75 (7.28%) Nagios
6 67 (6.50%) Salt
7 53 (5.15%) Packer
8 40 (3.88%) ZABBIX
9 39 (3.79%) Mesos
10 37 (3.59%) logstash
11 21 (2.04%) Graphite
12 19 (1.84%) Rundeck
13 17 (1.65%) CFEngine
14 16 (1.55%) Kibana
15 14 (1.36%) HAProxy
15 14 (1.36%) SCCM
16 13 (1.26%) Capistrano
16 13 (1.26%) Ganglia
16 13 (1.26%) SCOM
16 13 (1.26%) StatsD
Vendors
1 103 (10.00%) VMware
2 93 (9.03%) Red Hat
3 83 (8.06%) Splunk
4 67 (6.50%) Microsoft
4 67 (6.50%) Oracle
5 48 (4.66%) Rackspace
6 40 (3.88%) Atlassian
7 38 (3.69%) SaltStack
8 24 (2.33%) Google
9 20 (1.94%) NetApp
10 17 (1.65%) Cisco
11 16 (1.55%) hybris
11 16 (1.55%) IBM
12 14 (1.36%) New Relic
13 13 (1.26%) Dell
14 11 (1.07%) Sun
15 10 (0.97%) Mercator
15 10 (0.97%) SAP
16 9 (0.87%) HP
16 9 (0.87%) Sitecore
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