The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 51 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.03% 1.96% -
As % of the Systems Management category 21.82% 21.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 0
Median daily rate £400 £458 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.56% -
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
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 71 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.29% 9.27% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 56 10
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Oxford -1 6 £375 -23.07% 3
Abingdon - 2 £400 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (78.57%) Ansible
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (35.71%) PHP
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 4 (28.57%) Internet
7 4 (28.57%) Perl
7 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
8 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Docker
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
9 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (14.29%) Packer
9 2 (14.29%) ELK Stack
9 2 (14.29%) Terraform

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (7.14%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (7.14%) Heroku
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) CouchDB
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Redis
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) CircleCI
3 1 (7.14%) CMake
3 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
3 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) ELK Stack
2 2 (14.29%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (14.29%) Laravel
2 2 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (14.29%) Memcached
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Symfony
2 2 (14.29%) Yii
3 1 (7.14%) Akka
3 1 (7.14%) Kafka
3 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
3 1 (7.14%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
2 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) CoreOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Docker
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Postfix
4 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (78.57%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) Packer
3 2 (14.29%) Terraform
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperic
4 1 (7.14%) Mesos
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Perforce
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL