The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 58 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.11% 0.85% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.28% 14.29% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £431 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £311 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £373 £373
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
Wales

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

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.80% 5.93% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 32
Median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £380 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 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
Cardiff +13 4 £413 +32.00%
Newport -2 3 £538 +41.44%
Opscode Chef
Wales

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) Ansible
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) CentOS
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Open Source
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
6 3 (37.50%) Docker
7 2 (25.00%) Debian
7 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) JIRA
8 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
8 1 (12.50%) Release Management
8 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 1 (12.50%) Kanban
8 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (12.50%) TDD
8 1 (12.50%) Scala

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HBase
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) JBehave
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) JAXB
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SAX
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Consul
3 1 (12.50%) Pingdom
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 1 (12.50%) Hortonworks
3 1 (12.50%) PagerDuty
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce