The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.78% 7.36% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 3
Median daily rate £375 £265 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £65 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -16.76%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Opscode Chef
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) vRealize

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware