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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 58 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.55% 0.20% -
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
78 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.10% 4.71% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 8 41
Average daily rate £375 £325 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +9.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £12.98 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £20.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Oxford - 6 £375 - 1
Abingdon - 2 £450 -
Kidlington - 2 £375 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (64.29%) Migration
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 9 (64.29%) JIRA
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
4 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (64.29%) Confluence
4 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (64.29%) DevOps
4 9 (64.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (28.57%) Social Media
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) WPF
5 4 (28.57%) Silverlight
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) .NET

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (64.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 4 (28.57%) WCF
2 4 (28.57%) WPF
2 4 (28.57%) Silverlight
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Migration
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) RHCT
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
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