The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 89 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 65 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.68% 0.60% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.38% 6.64% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 17 0
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£590 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
278 286 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.19% 9.06% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 126 66
Average daily rate £425 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +32 41 £650 +47.72% 2
Manchester -19 4 £569 +56.89% 1
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 61 (71.76%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (58.82%) Linux
3 49 (57.65%) MongoDB
4 47 (55.29%) Cloud Computing
5 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (52.94%) IaaS
7 43 (50.59%) Hadoop
7 43 (50.59%) Oracle
8 42 (49.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 40 (47.06%) StatsD
9 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
9 40 (47.06%) Citrix
10 39 (45.88%) Teradata
10 39 (45.88%) Big Data
10 39 (45.88%) R
11 38 (44.71%) Puppet
11 38 (44.71%) Tableau
11 38 (44.71%) Machine Learning
11 38 (44.71%) Data Warehouse
12 37 (43.53%) Apigee
12 37 (43.53%) Mashery
13 36 (42.35%) Visualisation
14 33 (38.82%) Python
14 33 (38.82%) UNIX
14 33 (38.82%) Node.js
14 33 (38.82%) AngularJS
14 33 (38.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (37.65%) Java
16 31 (36.47%) .NET
17 26 (30.59%) DevOps

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 33 (38.82%) Node.js
2 14 (16.47%) Apache
3 12 (14.12%) nginx
4 9 (10.59%) WebSphere
5 8 (9.41%) Tomcat
5 8 (9.41%) IIS
6 6 (7.06%) Jetty
7 4 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 61 (71.76%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (55.29%) Cloud Computing
3 45 (52.94%) IaaS
4 11 (12.94%) PaaS
5 10 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (7.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (7.06%) Google App Engine
7 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (4.71%) OpenShift
8 4 (4.71%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) DNS
1 8 (9.41%) Internet
2 7 (8.24%) DHCP
2 7 (8.24%) HTTP
3 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.06%) FTP
3 6 (7.06%) SSL
3 6 (7.06%) IPsec
4 4 (4.71%) Firewall
4 4 (4.71%) Network Security
5 1 (1.18%) SSH
5 1 (1.18%) VLAN
5 1 (1.18%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.18%) SMTP
5 1 (1.18%) LDAP
5 1 (1.18%) SAN
5 1 (1.18%) IPv4
5 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.18%) VPN
5 1 (1.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (57.65%) MongoDB
2 43 (50.59%) Hadoop
3 42 (49.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 39 (45.88%) Big Data
5 38 (44.71%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.24%) MySQL
7 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.18%) DB2
9 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.18%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.35%) RSpec
6 1 (1.18%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.18%) Hudson
6 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (47.06%) Architect
2 31 (36.47%) Technical Architect
3 23 (27.06%) Digital Architect
4 21 (24.71%) Digital Technical Architect
5 16 (18.82%) Senior Architect
6 15 (17.65%) Senior Technical Architect
7 11 (12.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Senior Digital Architect
9 9 (10.59%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (4.71%) Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
13 2 (2.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 2 (2.35%) Build Engineer
13 2 (2.35%) Administrator
13 2 (2.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 2 (2.35%) Team Leader
13 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
13 2 (2.35%) Linux Administrator
14 1 (1.18%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.82%) AngularJS
1 33 (38.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 31 (36.47%) .NET
3 6 (7.06%) J2EE
3 6 (7.06%) Web Services
3 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.88%) Servlets
5 4 (4.71%) Middleware
5 4 (4.71%) LAMP
6 2 (2.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.18%) XML
7 1 (1.18%) HTML
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.18%) CSS
7 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (42.35%) Visualisation
2 10 (11.76%) Open Source
3 9 (10.59%) User Experience
4 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Replication
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) UNIX
3 12 (14.12%) Windows
4 5 (5.88%) CentOS
4 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.71%) Machine Learning
3 26 (30.59%) DevOps
4 23 (27.06%) Configuration Management
5 17 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.41%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.71%) Scrum
9 3 (3.53%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (2.35%) BDD
10 2 (2.35%) High Availability
10 2 (2.35%) CRM
10 2 (2.35%) Information Security
10 2 (2.35%) TDD
11 1 (1.18%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.18%) ITIL
11 1 (1.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 39 (45.88%) R
3 33 (38.82%) Python
4 32 (37.65%) Java
5 13 (15.29%) Ruby
6 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.41%) Perl
8 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.88%) PHP
9 3 (3.53%) C
10 2 (2.35%) C++
10 2 (2.35%) SQL
10 2 (2.35%) Groovy
11 1 (1.18%) AWK
11 1 (1.18%) C#
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Xen
3 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.53%) vSphere
4 3 (3.53%) HDFS
5 2 (2.35%) Docker
5 2 (2.35%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.18%) Samba
6 1 (1.18%) NFS
6 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.18%) QEMU
6 1 (1.18%) iptables
6 1 (1.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 40 (47.06%) StatsD
2 38 (44.71%) Puppet
3 14 (16.47%) Salt
4 10 (11.76%) Ansible
5 5 (5.88%) Nagios
6 4 (4.71%) Cacti
7 3 (3.53%) BladeLogic
7 3 (3.53%) SCOrch
7 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.35%) Capistrano
9 1 (1.18%) WSUS
9 1 (1.18%) SCOM
9 1 (1.18%) MOM
9 1 (1.18%) Opsview
Vendors
1 43 (50.59%) Oracle
2 40 (47.06%) Citrix
3 39 (45.88%) Teradata
4 38 (44.71%) Tableau
5 37 (43.53%) Apigee
5 37 (43.53%) Mashery
6 17 (20.00%) VMware
7 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.06%) Google
9 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.88%) Vertica
10 4 (4.71%) Percona
11 3 (3.53%) IBM
12 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.18%) Cisco
12 1 (1.18%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.18%) RightScale
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