The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Surrey region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 84 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.04% 0.077% -
As % of the Systems Management category 11.59% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate £424 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £463
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
138 102 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.97% 7.81% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 58 80
Average daily rate £365 £335 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% -20.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £133 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 8
Average hourly rate £26.50 £22.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £13.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Opscode Chef
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 1 - - 2
Thames Ditton - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) WCF
2 7 (43.75%) LINQ
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Puppet
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) WPF
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Veritas
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) AIX

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) WCF
2 7 (43.75%) LINQ
3 5 (31.25%) WPF
4 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) LAMP
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) HACMP
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) FMCG
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Veritas
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
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