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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.84% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
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
38 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.38% 8.99% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 9
Median daily rate £400 £475 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +74.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

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