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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 72 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 26 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.16% 0.49% -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.40% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate £463 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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 Surrey region.

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
194 112 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.10% 7.84% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 55 59
Average daily rate £388 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £59.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% +180.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.25 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £59.00 £23.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staines - 9 £450 - 2
Reigate - 4 £500 - 1
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 41 (100.00%) Puppet
2 32 (78.05%) DevOps
3 29 (70.73%) Ansible
3 29 (70.73%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (65.85%) Python
5 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (63.41%) Jenkins
6 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (58.54%) Docker
6 24 (58.54%) Ruby
7 23 (56.10%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
8 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
9 20 (48.78%) Splunk
9 20 (48.78%) Configuration Management
10 19 (46.34%) Ant
10 19 (46.34%) Maven
10 19 (46.34%) Subversion
10 19 (46.34%) Hudson
10 19 (46.34%) JIRA
11 18 (43.90%) OpenStack
11 18 (43.90%) SQL
11 18 (43.90%) Linux
11 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
12 17 (41.46%) Software Deployment
13 16 (39.02%) Azure Active Directory
13 16 (39.02%) SCCM
13 16 (39.02%) SCOM
13 16 (39.02%) VMS
13 16 (39.02%) Service Management

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (43.90%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (70.73%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (39.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (19.51%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (12.20%) Amazon S3
5 5 (12.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (12.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (12.20%) AWS OpsWorks
5 5 (12.20%) CloudFront
6 3 (7.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.88%) IaaS
7 2 (4.88%) PaaS
7 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LDAP
2 3 (7.32%) SSH
2 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (63.41%) Jenkins
2 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
3 19 (46.34%) Ant
3 19 (46.34%) Hudson
3 19 (46.34%) JIRA
3 19 (46.34%) Maven
3 19 (46.34%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) CasperJS
4 1 (2.44%) PhantomJS
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Unix Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) REST
2 2 (4.88%) boto
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) STL
3 1 (2.44%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) HACMP
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 16 (39.02%) VMS
3 11 (26.83%) Unix
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows
6 2 (4.88%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) DevOps
2 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (48.78%) Configuration Management
5 17 (41.46%) Software Deployment
6 16 (39.02%) Service Management
7 13 (31.71%) Use Case
8 6 (14.63%) OO
9 3 (7.32%) Auto-Scaling
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source
9 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.88%) Information Security
10 2 (4.88%) Migration
10 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.88%) Security Hardening
10 2 (4.88%) Security Patching
10 2 (4.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Python
2 24 (58.54%) Ruby
3 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
4 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) Perl
6 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) MCSE
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) CCSA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) CISM
2 2 (4.88%) CISSP
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Docker
2 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (12.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) NFS
5 2 (4.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (100.00%) Puppet
2 29 (70.73%) Ansible
3 16 (39.02%) SCCM
3 16 (39.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Splunk
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) Dell
4 5 (12.20%) Veritas
5 4 (9.76%) VMware
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Rackspace
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