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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 47 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.00% 0.19% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.44% 2.56% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £300 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -43.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £431
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
45 39 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.17% 7.56% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 61
Median daily rate £400 £195 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £130 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £115.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.95% +784.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +8 3 £375 +25.00% 9
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 44 (95.65%) Puppet
2 42 (91.30%) Ansible
3 34 (73.91%) Linux
4 31 (67.39%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (65.22%) Git (software)
5 30 (65.22%) Jenkins
6 29 (63.04%) AngularJS
6 29 (63.04%) Node.js
7 24 (52.17%) Configuration Management
8 23 (50.00%) nginx
9 22 (47.83%) MVC
10 21 (45.65%) Web Development
10 21 (45.65%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (45.65%) MongoDB
11 20 (43.48%) Python
12 19 (41.30%) MySQL
12 19 (41.30%) Subversion
13 18 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (36.96%) Apache
14 17 (36.96%) Docker
15 16 (34.78%) LEMP Stack
15 16 (34.78%) PHP
15 16 (34.78%) LAMP
16 14 (30.43%) OO
16 14 (30.43%) NoSQL
16 14 (30.43%) Yii
16 14 (30.43%) Memcached
16 14 (30.43%) Web Application Development
16 14 (30.43%) Laravel
16 14 (30.43%) Redis

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 23 (50.00%) nginx
2 17 (36.96%) Apache
3 8 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (28.26%) PaaS
3 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.70%) GitHub
5 3 (6.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.17%) Route 53
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
1 3 (6.52%) IPv4
1 3 (6.52%) IPv6
1 3 (6.52%) Network Security
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) MongoDB
2 19 (41.30%) MySQL
3 18 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (30.43%) CouchDB
4 14 (30.43%) NoSQL
4 14 (30.43%) Redis
4 14 (30.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (65.22%) Git (software)
1 30 (65.22%) Jenkins
2 19 (41.30%) Subversion
3 14 (30.43%) Mercurial
4 13 (28.26%) Gradle
4 13 (28.26%) MSBuild
4 13 (28.26%) NUnit
4 13 (28.26%) SpecFlow
4 13 (28.26%) TeamCity
5 8 (17.39%) Ant
5 8 (17.39%) CMake
5 8 (17.39%) Maven
6 7 (15.22%) JUnit
6 7 (15.22%) Mockito
7 6 (13.04%) TestComplete
8 2 (4.35%) Hudson
8 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Build Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Symfony Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Build Automation Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce Developer
7 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 6 (13.04%) PHP Zend Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.87%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) AngularJS
1 29 (63.04%) Node.js
2 16 (34.78%) LAMP
2 16 (34.78%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (30.43%) LAPP Stack
3 14 (30.43%) Laravel
3 14 (30.43%) Memcached
3 14 (30.43%) Symfony
3 14 (30.43%) Yii
4 8 (17.39%) Grails
4 8 (17.39%) Java EE
4 8 (17.39%) JMS
4 8 (17.39%) jQuery
4 8 (17.39%) JSF
4 8 (17.39%) Play Framework
4 8 (17.39%) REST
4 8 (17.39%) Spring
4 8 (17.39%) Spring MVC
4 8 (17.39%) XML
5 7 (15.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) CentOS
2 4 (8.70%) Debian
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (52.17%) Configuration Management
3 22 (47.83%) MVC
4 21 (45.65%) Web Development
5 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (30.43%) OO
5 14 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (30.43%) Refactoring
5 14 (30.43%) Release Management
5 14 (30.43%) Web Application Development
6 13 (28.26%) Microservices
6 13 (28.26%) Performance Testing
6 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.39%) Build Automation
8 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.22%) SOA
8 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (13.04%) DevOps
9 6 (13.04%) Process Improvement
10 5 (10.87%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Python
2 16 (34.78%) PHP
3 11 (23.91%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) XPath
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) AWK
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) Postfix
2 2 (4.35%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 44 (95.65%) Puppet
2 42 (91.30%) Ansible
3 2 (4.35%) SELinux
3 2 (4.35%) Terraform
4 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.17%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Zend
2 13 (28.26%) Perforce
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) Isilon