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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.65% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.80% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
69 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.47% 8.27% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 19
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +39.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -0.45%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
Oxford - 11 £500 - 2
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (60.87%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 14 (60.87%) Ansible
4 13 (56.52%) TDD
5 12 (52.17%) MVC
5 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
5 12 (52.17%) JUnit
5 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) XML
5 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
5 12 (52.17%) Spring
5 12 (52.17%) Spring MVC
5 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 11 (47.83%) BDD
7 10 (43.48%) XSLT
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 10 (43.48%) Mockito
8 9 (39.13%) SDLC
8 9 (39.13%) DevOps
9 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
10 6 (26.09%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (21.74%) Confluence
11 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Network Security
11 5 (21.74%) Web Development

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (21.74%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
3 5 (21.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.70%) HBase
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) JUnit
2 10 (43.48%) Mockito
3 5 (21.74%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) XML
1 12 (52.17%) Spring MVC
1 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
1 12 (52.17%) Spring
1 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 10 (43.48%) XSLT
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) WPF
3 2 (8.70%) Silverlight
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) TDD
2 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
2 12 (52.17%) MVC
3 11 (47.83%) BDD
4 9 (39.13%) DevOps
4 9 (39.13%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 14 (60.87%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft