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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 49 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 21 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.34% 0.17% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.00% 2.33% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 7
Median daily rate £456 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £525 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £530
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
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
75 43 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.94% 7.41% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 76
Median daily rate £400 £363 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £132 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £445 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -13.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 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 +2 9 £450 -14.28% 3
Kidlington - 2 - -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 54 (96.43%) Puppet
1 54 (96.43%) Ansible
2 37 (66.07%) Jenkins
2 37 (66.07%) Linux
3 36 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 31 (55.36%) AngularJS
6 29 (51.79%) Node.js
7 26 (46.43%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (46.43%) Python
8 25 (44.64%) nginx
9 24 (42.86%) MVC
9 24 (42.86%) Configuration Management
10 23 (41.07%) Web Development
10 23 (41.07%) MongoDB
11 21 (37.50%) PHP
12 20 (35.71%) Docker
13 19 (33.93%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (33.93%) Apache
13 19 (33.93%) MySQL
13 19 (33.93%) Subversion
14 18 (32.14%) NUnit
14 18 (32.14%) LAMP
14 18 (32.14%) Perforce
14 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (32.14%) MSBuild
14 18 (32.14%) SpecFlow
14 18 (32.14%) PaaS
14 18 (32.14%) Performance Testing
14 18 (32.14%) Test Automation

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 25 (44.64%) nginx
2 19 (33.93%) Apache
3 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.57%) WordPress
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (32.14%) PaaS
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.57%) GitHub
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.79%) Route 53
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) DNS
3 4 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) IPv4
4 1 (1.79%) IPv6
4 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) MongoDB
2 19 (33.93%) MySQL
3 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (28.57%) CouchDB
4 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 16 (28.57%) Redis
4 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 37 (66.07%) Jenkins
2 35 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (33.93%) Subversion
4 18 (32.14%) Gradle
4 18 (32.14%) MSBuild
4 18 (32.14%) NUnit
4 18 (32.14%) SpecFlow
4 18 (32.14%) TeamCity
5 16 (28.57%) Mercurial
6 11 (19.64%) CMake
7 9 (16.07%) TestComplete
8 8 (14.29%) Ant
8 8 (14.29%) Maven
9 7 (12.50%) JUnit
9 7 (12.50%) Mockito
10 2 (3.57%) Hudson
10 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.57%) Publishing
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Build Engineer
3 16 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce Developer
4 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 10 (17.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Symfony Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Build Automation Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Test Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.93%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) AngularJS
2 29 (51.79%) Node.js
3 18 (32.14%) LAMP
3 18 (32.14%) LEMP Stack
4 16 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
4 16 (28.57%) Laravel
4 16 (28.57%) Memcached
4 16 (28.57%) Symfony
4 16 (28.57%) Yii
5 8 (14.29%) Grails
5 8 (14.29%) Java EE
5 8 (14.29%) JMS
5 8 (14.29%) jQuery
5 8 (14.29%) JSF
5 8 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 8 (14.29%) REST
5 8 (14.29%) Spring
5 8 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 8 (14.29%) XML
6 7 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) CentOS
3 4 (7.14%) Debian
3 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 24 (42.86%) MVC
3 23 (41.07%) Web Development
4 19 (33.93%) Continuous Delivery
5 18 (32.14%) Microservices
5 18 (32.14%) Performance Testing
5 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 16 (28.57%) OO
6 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (28.57%) Refactoring
6 16 (28.57%) Release Management
6 16 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
8 8 (14.29%) Build Automation
9 7 (12.50%) SOA
9 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.71%) DevOps
10 6 (10.71%) Process Improvement
11 5 (8.93%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Python
2 21 (37.50%) PHP
3 11 (19.64%) Java
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.29%) XPath
6 7 (12.50%) Ruby
7 5 (8.93%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) AWK
8 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
8 1 (1.79%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) Postfix
3 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.79%) iptables
Systems Management
1 54 (96.43%) Ansible
1 54 (96.43%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Terraform
3 2 (3.57%) Packer
3 2 (3.57%) SELinux
4 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.79%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Perforce
2 16 (28.57%) Zend
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) Isilon