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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South East / Surrey
Rank 72 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.09% 2.01% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.70% 12.20% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 1
Median daily rate £381 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
94 205 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.34% 16.52% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 116 61
Median daily rate £400 £388 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 24 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +35.55%

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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Woking -3 4 £394 -21.25%
Cobham - 3 £363 -
Staines -6 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £350 -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 33 (97.06%) Puppet
2 30 (88.24%) PowerShell
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) REST
5 15 (44.12%) Web Services
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (41.18%) Public Cloud
6 14 (41.18%) AWS CloudTrail
7 13 (38.24%) Windows
8 12 (35.29%) Linux
9 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) Python
10 10 (29.41%) DNA
10 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
10 10 (29.41%) Business Transformation
10 10 (29.41%) Bluefish Communications
11 9 (26.47%) Ansible
12 8 (23.53%) DevOps
12 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
13 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
13 7 (20.59%) .NET
13 7 (20.59%) IIS
13 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
13 7 (20.59%) C#
13 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
14 6 (17.65%) AppDynamics
14 6 (17.65%) SDLC
14 6 (17.65%) VB.NET

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 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (14.71%) Drupal
4 3 (8.82%) CMS
4 3 (8.82%) WordPress
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (41.18%) AWS CloudTrail
3 4 (11.76%) IaaS
3 4 (11.76%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.94%) GitHub
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) MPLS
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.94%) Event Store
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) HBase
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.94%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MSBuild
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) JSUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Security Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) REST
1 15 (44.12%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.82%) JSON
3 3 (8.82%) YAML
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Durandal
4 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) LESS
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) MSMQ
4 1 (2.94%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (2.94%) RxJS
4 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Business Transformation
2 10 (29.41%) DNA
3 8 (23.53%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) SDLC
5 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) High Availability
8 2 (5.88%) Information Security
8 2 (5.88%) Open Source
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.94%) Change Management
9 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.94%) Security Hardening
9 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) PowerShell
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.59%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
6 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
7 5 (14.71%) Perl
8 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.76%) Ruby
9 1 (2.94%) C
9 1 (2.94%) C++
9 1 (2.94%) Java
9 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) iptables
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (97.06%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Bluefish Communications
2 6 (17.65%) AppDynamics
3 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Teradata