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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
England / London
Rank 119 137 166
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +29
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 398 355 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.08% 1.69% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% 18.90% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 276 222
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £631 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £431
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2189 1878 1836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.45% 8.95% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1564 1302 1260
Median daily rate £515 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 31
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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
City of London +3 50 £550 +8.64% 25
Westminster - 5 £650 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £560 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 London region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 723 (79.19%) DevOps
2 621 (68.02%) Puppet
3 496 (54.33%) Ansible
4 495 (54.22%) Linux
5 469 (51.37%) Amazon AWS
6 444 (48.63%) Python
7 419 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
8 353 (38.66%) Continuous Integration
9 339 (37.13%) Jenkins
10 291 (31.87%) Java
11 281 (30.78%) Configuration Management
12 276 (30.23%) Docker
13 271 (29.68%) Ruby
14 231 (25.30%) Git (software)
15 172 (18.84%) Perl
16 171 (18.73%) Windows
16 171 (18.73%) Microsoft Azure
17 153 (16.76%) Bash Shell
18 150 (16.43%) Finance
19 149 (16.32%) Open Source
19 149 (16.32%) Continuous Delivery
20 148 (16.21%) PowerShell
21 136 (14.90%) Web Services
22 134 (14.68%) Terraform
23 129 (14.13%) Unix
24 114 (12.49%) Scrum
25 107 (11.72%) MySQL
26 103 (11.28%) JavaScript
26 103 (11.28%) Banking
27 101 (11.06%) VMware

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 85 (9.31%) Elasticsearch
2 74 (8.11%) OpenStack
3 67 (7.34%) Apache Spark
4 64 (7.01%) Apache
5 54 (5.91%) IIS
6 49 (5.37%) nginx
7 48 (5.26%) Confluence
8 43 (4.71%) Tomcat
9 35 (3.83%) WebSphere
10 27 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (1.10%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.88%) CMS
12 8 (0.88%) JBoss
13 7 (0.77%) Jupyter
13 7 (0.77%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.66%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.66%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.44%) NServiceBus
16 3 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.33%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 469 (51.37%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (18.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
3 84 (9.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 56 (6.13%) GitHub
4 56 (6.13%) IaaS
5 49 (5.37%) Amazon S3
6 46 (5.04%) PaaS
7 36 (3.94%) Amazon EMR
8 30 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 22 (2.41%) Heroku
11 19 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
12 18 (1.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 16 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (1.75%) Route 53
14 15 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
15 12 (1.31%) Datadog
16 9 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 8 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 84 (9.20%) TCP/IP
2 68 (7.45%) DNS
3 57 (6.24%) HTTP
4 39 (4.27%) Internet
5 36 (3.94%) Firewall
6 34 (3.72%) VPN
7 32 (3.50%) LDAP
8 31 (3.40%) SSL
9 27 (2.96%) Kerberos
10 15 (1.64%) ICMP
11 12 (1.31%) SAN
12 9 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
13 8 (0.88%) DHCP
14 7 (0.77%) Network Security
15 6 (0.66%) FTP
15 6 (0.66%) IPsec
15 6 (0.66%) WAN
16 5 (0.55%) BGP
16 5 (0.55%) LAN
16 5 (0.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (11.72%) MySQL
2 99 (10.84%) MongoDB
3 95 (10.41%) PostgreSQL
4 93 (10.19%) Big Data
5 77 (8.43%) Hadoop
5 77 (8.43%) NoSQL
6 42 (4.60%) SQL Server
7 41 (4.49%) Redis
8 34 (3.72%) Relational Database
9 29 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
9 29 (3.18%) Apache Hive
10 24 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (1.42%) HBase
14 12 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.99%) Parquet
16 8 (0.88%) Neo4j
17 7 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
18 6 (0.66%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 339 (37.13%) Jenkins
2 231 (25.30%) Git (software)
3 85 (9.31%) TeamCity
4 80 (8.76%) Maven
4 80 (8.76%) Subversion
5 76 (8.32%) Octopus Deploy
6 72 (7.89%) Vagrant
7 67 (7.34%) JIRA
8 59 (6.46%) Sonatype Nexus
9 52 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 50 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 48 (5.26%) Hudson
12 38 (4.16%) Ant
13 31 (3.40%) Gradle
14 28 (3.07%) SonarQube
15 27 (2.96%) MSBuild
16 23 (2.52%) Selenium
17 22 (2.41%) Mercurial
18 20 (2.19%) GoCD
19 15 (1.64%) Travis CI
General
1 150 (16.43%) Finance
2 103 (11.28%) Banking
3 57 (6.24%) Retail
4 26 (2.85%) Investment Banking
5 25 (2.74%) Marketing
6 17 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.75%) Games
8 11 (1.20%) Publishing
9 9 (0.99%) Front Office
10 8 (0.88%) Electronics
10 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.66%) Law
12 4 (0.44%) Advertising
12 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.22%) Automotive
13 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Back Office
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 457 (50.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 151 (16.54%) AWS DevOps
3 150 (16.43%) AWS Engineer
4 123 (13.47%) Developer
5 108 (11.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 97 (10.62%) Linux Engineer
7 78 (8.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 70 (7.67%) Senior DevOps
9 61 (6.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 45 (4.93%) Architect
11 38 (4.16%) Cloud Engineer
11 38 (4.16%) Consultant
12 36 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
13 35 (3.83%) Azure DevOps
14 32 (3.50%) Administrator
14 32 (3.50%) Data Engineer
14 32 (3.50%) Windows Engineer
15 29 (3.18%) Java Engineer
16 28 (3.07%) Big Data Engineer
16 28 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (14.90%) Web Services
2 87 (9.53%) .NET
3 68 (7.45%) REST
4 52 (5.70%) AngularJS
5 51 (5.59%) Node.js
6 48 (5.26%) ELK Stack
7 42 (4.60%) HTML
8 39 (4.27%) CSS
9 28 (3.07%) LAMP
10 27 (2.96%) LEMP Stack
11 26 (2.85%) React
11 26 (2.85%) Spring
12 24 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
13 22 (2.41%) Ember.js
14 21 (2.30%) Backbone.js
15 20 (2.19%) SOAP
16 19 (2.08%) Ajax
16 19 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (2.08%) RESTful
17 17 (1.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.48%) Public Cloud
2 37 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 32 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (3.50%) Data Centre
4 29 (3.18%) Algorithms
5 15 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 14 (1.53%) Fintech
7 13 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.42%) Private Cloud
8 11 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.10%) Blockchain
9 10 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.10%) Replication
10 9 (0.99%) Clustering
10 9 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 9 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (0.99%) User Experience
11 8 (0.88%) Psychology
11 8 (0.88%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 495 (54.22%) Linux
2 171 (18.73%) Windows
3 129 (14.13%) Unix
4 71 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 68 (7.45%) CentOS
6 48 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 38 (4.16%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.31%) CoreOS
8 12 (1.31%) Solaris
9 11 (1.20%) Fedora
10 10 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.77%) Debian
11 7 (0.77%) SUSE
12 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.33%) Android
14 2 (0.22%) AIX
14 2 (0.22%) VMS
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (79.19%) DevOps
2 419 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
3 353 (38.66%) Continuous Integration
4 281 (30.78%) Configuration Management
5 149 (16.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 149 (16.32%) Open Source
6 114 (12.49%) Scrum
7 90 (9.86%) High Availability
8 85 (9.31%) E-Commerce
9 80 (8.76%) TDD
10 71 (7.78%) Continuous Deployment
11 67 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 66 (7.23%) Microservices
13 60 (6.57%) Migration
14 59 (6.46%) BDD
15 45 (4.93%) Software Engineering
16 44 (4.82%) Load Balancing
17 40 (4.38%) Kanban
17 40 (4.38%) Web Operations
18 38 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 444 (48.63%) Python
2 291 (31.87%) Java
3 271 (29.68%) Ruby
4 172 (18.84%) Perl
5 153 (16.76%) Bash Shell
6 148 (16.21%) PowerShell
7 103 (11.28%) JavaScript
8 99 (10.84%) Go
9 93 (10.19%) SQL
10 81 (8.87%) Scala
11 59 (6.46%) PHP
12 45 (4.93%) C#
13 40 (4.38%) Shell Script
14 23 (2.52%) Clojure
15 22 (2.41%) C++
16 21 (2.30%) R
17 18 (1.97%) Groovy
18 17 (1.86%) C
19 8 (0.88%) Korn
20 5 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 47 (5.15%) Security Cleared
2 45 (4.93%) Degree
3 36 (3.94%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.77%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.44%) CCNP
7 4 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.44%) MCSE
8 3 (0.33%) CCNA
8 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.33%) MCSA
9 2 (0.22%) ACCA
9 2 (0.22%) CCSA
9 2 (0.22%) MCP
9 2 (0.22%) RHCE
9 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.71%) QA
2 10 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.11%) GCP
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 276 (30.23%) Docker
2 72 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (2.52%) Active Directory
5 21 (2.30%) vCloud
5 21 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 20 (2.19%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.42%) NFS
8 11 (1.20%) HDFS
9 10 (1.10%) vSphere
10 9 (0.99%) KVM
11 8 (0.88%) Xen
12 6 (0.66%) Apache Flume
12 6 (0.66%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.44%) Samba
14 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.44%) XenServer
15 3 (0.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 621 (68.02%) Puppet
2 496 (54.33%) Ansible
3 134 (14.68%) Terraform
4 81 (8.87%) Salt
5 64 (7.01%) Nagios
6 57 (6.24%) Kubernetes
7 47 (5.15%) logstash
8 40 (4.38%) Kibana
9 26 (2.85%) ZABBIX
10 25 (2.74%) Packer
11 23 (2.52%) Mesos
12 21 (2.30%) Consul
12 21 (2.30%) Hadoop YARN
13 19 (2.08%) Graphite
14 18 (1.97%) Grafana
15 13 (1.42%) SCOM
16 11 (1.20%) HAProxy
16 11 (1.20%) SCCM
17 10 (1.10%) SELinux
18 8 (0.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 101 (11.06%) VMware
2 74 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 65 (7.12%) Splunk
4 52 (5.70%) Microsoft
5 50 (5.48%) Atlassian
6 44 (4.82%) Oracle
7 36 (3.94%) SaltStack
8 32 (3.50%) Rackspace
9 25 (2.74%) Cisco
10 20 (2.19%) AppDynamics
10 20 (2.19%) New Relic
11 17 (1.86%) Google
11 17 (1.86%) HP
12 15 (1.64%) Hortonworks
13 14 (1.53%) Zend
14 12 (1.31%) F5
14 12 (1.31%) IBM
15 10 (1.10%) SAP
15 10 (1.10%) Sun
15 10 (1.10%) Sybase
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago