The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 53 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 48 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.75% 0.83% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.82% 5.64% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 3
Median daily rate £463 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 Surrey region.

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
220 195 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.17% 14.67% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 120 42
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Reigate - 8 £450 -
Staines +6 7 £450 -
Redhill - 5 £450 -
Cobham - 4 £353 -
Guildford +4 2 £438 -
Leatherhead - 1 £375 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 74 (98.67%) Puppet
2 56 (74.67%) Linux
3 53 (70.67%) Python
3 53 (70.67%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (68.00%) Ruby
5 45 (60.00%) DevOps
6 37 (49.33%) Ansible
7 32 (42.67%) Git (software)
8 29 (38.67%) Finance
9 28 (37.33%) SQL
10 27 (36.00%) PowerShell
10 27 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (34.67%) Configuration Management
12 24 (32.00%) Tomcat
13 23 (30.67%) WebLogic
13 23 (30.67%) Windows
13 23 (30.67%) Open Source
14 22 (29.33%) Apache
14 22 (29.33%) Perl
15 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
16 18 (24.00%) WebSphere
17 17 (22.67%) Bash Shell
18 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (20.00%) Subversion
19 15 (20.00%) IaaS
19 15 (20.00%) PaaS
20 14 (18.67%) Unix
21 13 (17.33%) VMware
21 13 (17.33%) OpenStack
21 13 (17.33%) Docker

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 24 (32.00%) Tomcat
2 23 (30.67%) WebLogic
3 22 (29.33%) Apache
4 18 (24.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (17.33%) OpenStack
6 5 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (6.67%) IIS
7 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.67%) JBoss
9 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 53 (70.67%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (20.00%) IaaS
3 15 (20.00%) PaaS
4 11 (14.67%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (14.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (12.00%) Amazon S3
6 8 (10.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (5.33%) SaaS
8 2 (2.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (2.67%) Heroku
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.33%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (1.33%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Firewall
2 11 (14.67%) VPN
3 6 (8.00%) DNS
3 6 (8.00%) Network Security
4 5 (6.67%) DHCP
4 5 (6.67%) LAN
4 5 (6.67%) MPLS
4 5 (6.67%) VLAN
4 5 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (2.67%) BGP
5 2 (2.67%) LDAP
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) Git (software)
2 21 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.00%) Subversion
4 12 (16.00%) Ant
5 10 (13.33%) Maven
6 8 (10.67%) JIRA
7 6 (8.00%) Hudson
8 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (5.33%) Gradle
9 4 (5.33%) MSBuild
9 4 (5.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (5.33%) Travis CI
10 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.67%) Burp Suite
10 2 (2.67%) GitLab
10 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.67%) Sinon.JS
10 2 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (38.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Administrator
2 18 (24.00%) Senior DevOps
3 16 (21.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 12 (16.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 12 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (13.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 9 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 5 (6.67%) Architect
10 5 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Security Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) Web Services
2 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.33%) Middleware
4 3 (4.00%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) J2EE
5 2 (2.67%) JDBC
5 2 (2.67%) LAMP
6 1 (1.33%) Akka
6 1 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.33%) CSS
6 1 (1.33%) HTML
6 1 (1.33%) Kafka
6 1 (1.33%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.33%) spray
6 1 (1.33%) STL
6 1 (1.33%) WebKit
6 1 (1.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (6.67%) Replication
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 2 (2.67%) HACMP
5 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (74.67%) Linux
2 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 14 (18.67%) Unix
4 11 (14.67%) VMS
5 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.33%) Solaris
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.33%) CentOS
9 1 (1.33%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.33%) SUSE
9 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) DevOps
2 26 (34.67%) Configuration Management
3 23 (30.67%) Open Source
4 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.67%) Software Deployment
6 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 10 (13.33%) Service Management
6 10 (13.33%) Use Case
7 9 (12.00%) Migration
8 8 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (9.33%) Load Balancing
10 6 (8.00%) ITIL
11 5 (6.67%) SDLC
12 4 (5.33%) DDoS Mitigation
12 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.33%) Information Security
12 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
12 4 (5.33%) SIEM
13 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) Python
2 51 (68.00%) Ruby
3 28 (37.33%) SQL
4 27 (36.00%) PowerShell
5 22 (29.33%) Perl
6 17 (22.67%) Bash Shell
7 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (9.33%) Java
9 6 (8.00%) C#
10 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.67%) AWK
12 2 (2.67%) Korn
12 2 (2.67%) PHP
12 2 (2.67%) sed
13 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) MCSE
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) CCNA
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
6 1 (1.33%) CCSA
6 1 (1.33%) CISM
6 1 (1.33%) CISSP
6 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Docker
2 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.33%) Xen
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.67%) vSphere
7 1 (1.33%) NFS
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 74 (98.67%) Puppet
2 37 (49.33%) Ansible
3 11 (14.67%) SCOM
4 6 (8.00%) SCCM
5 5 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.67%) CFEngine
6 2 (2.67%) logstash
6 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.33%) Bacula
7 1 (1.33%) Mesos
7 1 (1.33%) Rsyslog
7 1 (1.33%) Salt
7 1 (1.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) VMware
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Splunk
3 9 (12.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco
4 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.33%) Rackspace
5 6 (8.00%) Dell
5 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.33%) AppDynamics
6 4 (5.33%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (2.67%) IBM
8 2 (2.67%) Veritas
9 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.33%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.33%) Google
9 1 (1.33%) OpenText
9 1 (1.33%) SaltStack