The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 66 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.34% 1.45% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.94% 20.83% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
Median daily rate £560 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £312 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £500 £415
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 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Systems Management Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
85 48 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.34% 6.98% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 37 53
Median daily rate £525 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £310 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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
South Wales +9 7 £431 +30.18%
West Wales -21 4 £595 +19.00%
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 14 (77.78%) Ansible
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) DevOps
4 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
6 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 5 (27.78%) Terraform
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (22.22%) Docker
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle
9 4 (22.22%) CentOS
9 4 (22.22%) Google
9 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
11 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
11 2 (11.11%) REST
11 2 (11.11%) Scala

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) HBase
3 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.56%) JBehave
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) AWS Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) JAXB
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.56%) SAX
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) CentOS
3 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (5.56%) Fedora
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
6 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Case Management
7 1 (5.56%) DSDM
7 1 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.56%) Release Management
7 1 (5.56%) RUP
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) Scala
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) HDFS
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 14 (77.78%) Ansible
3 5 (27.78%) Terraform
4 2 (11.11%) Pingdom
5 1 (5.56%) Cobbler
5 1 (5.56%) Consul
5 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Salt
5 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) Google
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.56%) PagerDuty
3 1 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) VMware